2005 Is Go For Binnie Motorsports
Binnie Motorsports is pleased to announce the acquisition of a new Lola
LMP-2 B05/40. The car will be powered by a Nicholson-McLaren normally
The 2005 Driver Line-up for BinnieMotorsports will...
HONEYWELL BEGINS SPONSORSHIP OF AER AT LE MANS RACE
Le Mans, France, June 4, 2005 -- Honeywell today announced its
sponsorship of AER Limited in its race engine programs, starting with 24
Hours of Le Mans on June 18, 2005 and continuing through...
RML Appoint Le Mans Winner
RML are pleased to announce that Alastair Macqueen will be joining their
sportscar team from this week as Race and Development Engineer working on
the Le Mans and Le Mans Endurance Series MG Lola LMP2 car.
RML will enter this year's LMES and Le Mans 24 Hours in the P2
category in a brand new MG Lola supported again by the AD Group.
The EX264 is an evolution of the EX257 combining design elements from the
new Lola B05/40 and the factory EX257 car...
PANOZ ANNOUNCES EUROPEAN FACTORY GTLM EFFORT WITH TEAM LNT
Elan Motorsports Technologies will assist Team LNT in fielding two Panoz
Esperante GTLM race cars throughout Europe in 2006.
Braselton, Ga. - Elan Motorsports Technologies (EMT),...
Award for TFSI engine of the Audi R8
Ingolstadt, 14 November 2005 -- Ulrich Baretzky is "Race Engine Designer of
the Year" Audi R8 winning streak convinced panel of experts V8 power unit
without single technical failure in 77 races The Audi R8...
HONG KONG'S LE MANS CAR MAKES TRACK DEBUT
Hong Kong's Le Mans car has seen its first taste of action --
and drivers Matthew Marsh and Darryl O'Young are delighted with the
The Noble Group-GruppeM Racing duo tested their Porsche...
Christian Vann encouraged by Ricard test
Christian Vann and the Courage team finished a punishing 2 day test at
the Paul Ricard Circuit satisfied with the result of being quickest
Christian said "It was a heavy schedule of tyre...
Team Nasamax Wins Industry Award at Autosport International
Team Nasamax, the only racing team to run a racing car on wholly
renewable fuel, was winner of one of the most coveted Business
Excellence Awards at the annual awards dinner of the ...
Ingolstadt, 04 December 2005
Audi Motorsport Newsletter 24/2005
EkstrÃ¶m and Kristensen win Nations Cup
The two Audi works drivers Mattias EkstrÃ¶m and Tom Kristensen yet again
demonstrated their exceptional skills by winning the...
Le Mans Endurance Series 2005 Calendar
16-17 April: Spa (B)
9-10 July: Monza (I)
12-13 August: Silverstone (GB)
3-4 September: Nurburgring (D)
15-16 October: Istanbul (TK) *
Note: All races will be 1000 km in length
* Subject to the...
Pearce gets first taste of TVR racer
British sportscar star Patrick Pearce sampled the TVR he will race in
international competition this season for the first time on Thursday
In fairly dank conditions at Donington Park in ...
Ingolstadt, 17 April 2005
Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2/2005
Lehto/Werner also win at Road Atlanta Audi A4 DTM takes pole-position at
its debut race DTM Presentation at Frankfurt/Oder First race for
"French" Audi R8 ends ...
Respected Sportscar regular Christian Vann has signed with Courage
Competition to drive their factory LMP1 class Courage C60H in the LMES
championship and the Le Mans 24 hours in 2005.
Christian, the 1999 privateer champion with the Chamberlain...
Hong Kong's Le Mans team unveil car
Hong Kong's history making Le Mans team are ready for their first taste of
action after unveiling their racing car in the SAR today.
Noble Group-GruppeM Racing took the covers off the Porsche GT3 RSR - ...
Audi competes with diesel sports car at Le Mans
Audi R10 world premiere in Paris V12 TDI engine produces over 650 hp
First test successfully completed AUDI AG is once again one step ahead
of the opposition: The inventor of 'TDI' will become the...
"Our first podium spot was within reach...." were the words spoken by Frank
Hahn as the G-Force Courage was pushed into the box. The team had a great
weekend until than and Hart, Leroch and Hahn were on their way to a first
great performance for...
First LMES Victory for Convers Team
The Convers Team has won the Nurburgring 1000kms, the fourth race
of the Le Mans Endurance Series. The win, by Darren Turner and
Robert Bell in the Aston Martin DBR9, is the Russian team's ...
Seikel Motorsport on the podium at Istanbul!
The Seikel Motorsport Team finished third at the Le Mans Endurance Series finale, in Turkey! The Otodrom Park in Istanbul hosted on Sunday 13th of November the fifth and last round of the 2005...
FIFTH AND FINAL ROUND AT ISTANBUL PARK:
IT'S ANYONE'S GUESS...
... or nearly, with three out of four titles at play and seven drivers still
in the running for the Le Mans Endurance
Series' final round at the new facility in Istanbul, Turkey, on...
MG Lola EX264 set for Debut Race
The Spa 1000km, taking place this coming weekend (16/17 April), will be
the debut outing for the MG Lola EX264 in the Le Mans Endurance Series.
As in 2004 the lead drivers for the team will be Mike Newton and...
First race for "French" Audi R8 Audi double victory in Belgian season
opener SEAT scores points in WTCC opener Additional weight slows down
SEAT in Great Britain Short race after strong qualifying performance
First race for "French" Audi ...
PEARCE CHASING VICTORIES IN SECOND HALF OF 2005
Patrick Pearce has had a superb start to his first year with the LNT TVR
sportscar squad -- fighting for race wins and taking podium finishes
in international and domestic events. Yet racing...
The Autorlando-Sport Trio broke the drive-shaft when they were leading the race.
The young Swiss ex Champ Car driver, Joel Camathias (24), alongside his Italian
team-mates, Franco Groppi and Luigi Moccia, had an unlucky race day.
After 3 Hours...
Ingolstadt, 28 August 2005
Audi Motorsport Newsletter 17/2005
Audi driver EkstrÃ¶m second at Zandvoort
Audi driver Mattias EkstrÃ¶m finished second in round eight of the
DTM at Zandvoort (The Netherlands). He now trails Gary Paffet by ...
Six-hour Special as Spirit of Le Mans returns to Silverstone
The festival spirit of Le Mans returns to Silverstone in August, when
the Le Mans Endurance Series (LMES) makes its only UK appearance of
2005 at the 1000km of Silverstone event...
Flying Sugden's Mid Season Gap
Leeds UK based driver Tim Sugden has had a busy year so far with 7 races
netting 5 podiums, 3 in Europe and 2 in the USA. These results see him
lying 2nd in the FIA GT2 championship and 3rd in the American Le ...
Emmanuel Collard and Jean-Christophe Boullion won the fifth and final
race of the 2005 Le Mans Endurance Series, driving their Pescarolo to
victory by little more than a minute over the Audi Team France R8 of
Allan McNish and Stephane ...
Courage Competition's new C60-H and The Yokohama Rubber Company Ltd. in
At the end of the Official LMES 2 days test at the HTTT Paul Ricard track
in Le Castellet ( France), Courage Competition's new C60-H LMP1 on ADVAN
Convers Team earns Le Mans entry
The Convers Team came away from the final race of the 2005 Le Mans
Endurance Series in Turkey disappointed not to have taken victory
and the teams' and drivers' titles, but satisfied that it had ...
Ingolstadt, 14 August 2005
Audi Motorsport Newsletter 15/2005
Audi R8 wins at Silverstone
Audi "factory" driver Allan McNish and Stephane Ortelli steered
Audi PlayStation Team ORECA's Audi R8 to a last-gasp victory in a
dramatic 1000 km...
LMES lead for Convers Team
The Convers Team has moved into the lead of both the teams' and
drivers' tables of the Le Mans Endurance Series after a difficult
but successful six-hour race at Silverstone. Christophe Bouchut and
Convers Team announces Turner as third driver
The Convers Team is delighted to announce that British driver
Darren Turner will join Christophe Bouchut and Alexey Vasiliev for
the final round of the Le Mans Endurance Series in ...
Joel again behind the wheels of Autorlando 2005 Porsche 996 GT3 RSR in the
LMES final round to help Team defending GT2 Class second place in
Swiss ex Champ Car driver, Joel Camathias (24), has been called again ...