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Wed 10 Nov 2004
Veloqx announces withdrawal from motorsport

Veloqx announces withdrawal from motorsport

After three highly successful years competing in endurance and sportscar races in the UK, Continental Europe and the USA, Veloqx announces its withdrawal from competitive motorsport. Formed at the end of the 2001 season, Veloqx's successes have...

Wed 15 Dec 2004
Care Racing, BMS announce 2005 plans

Care Racing, BMS announce 2005 plans

BMS To Continue With Care Racing For 2005 Double FIA GT Championship winners, BMS Scuderia Italia, have finalised an agreement with Care Racing Development to campaign two of its Prodrive-developed Ferrari 550 Maranellos in the GT1 category of...

Wed 24 Nov 2004
RML announces 2005 sportscar plans

RML announces 2005 sportscar plans

RML announced today that they will enter the 2005 Le Mans Endurance Series and the 24 Heures du Mans with the MG Lola backed by the AD Group. The existing MG EX257 will undergo an up-grade programme during the winter and will enter the series in...

Wed 13 Oct 2004
Panoz launches Esperante race cars

Panoz launches Esperante race cars

Panoz Esperante GT-LM Now Available as Customer Race Car; Cars Expected To Race in America and Europe in 2005 BRASELTON, Ga. - From its successful introduction on the American Le Mans Series earlier this year, the Panoz Esperante GT-LM race car...

Wed 10 Mar 2004
ETCC: Tom Coronel 2004 program

ETCC: Tom Coronel 2004 program

Tom Coronel storms into Europe. This week Dutch racing driver Tom Coronel revealed his motorsport plans for the 2004 season. As in 2003 Coronel will have a busy schedule. No less than 36 races are currently scheduled in his agenda. Fortunately...

Tue 30 Nov 2004
McNish switches from sportscars to touring
DTM

McNish switches from sportscars to touring

McNish switches from sportscars to DTM with Audi Allan McNish will race for defending German Touring Car Masters (DTM) champions Audi in next year's series. The Monaco-based Scotsman makes his début in the powerful, ultra-competitive touring...

Thu 29 Jan 2004
Team Elite to debut Lotus Elise in 2004

Team Elite to debut Lotus Elise in 2004

Team Elite, a division of Elite Motorsports Management, is proud to announce their plans to bring the name of Lotus back to professional motor racing, for all those loyal fans around the world. "We are very excited about the opportunity to...

Mon 05 Apr 2004
Audi Newsletter 2004-04-04
DTM

Audi Newsletter 2004-04-04

DTM: Audi A4 DTM again makes a good impression Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline and Audi Sport Infineon Team have just completed a hard week: The two Audi factory teams travelled from the DTM presentation in Hamburg, which attracted 22,000 ...

Wed 05 May 2004
2004 Le Mans Endurance Series schedule

2004 Le Mans Endurance Series schedule

<pre> Date Event Track Location May 7-9 1000km Autodromo Nazionale Monza Monza, Italy July 2-4 1000km Nurburgring Nurburg, Germany August 13-15 1000km ...

Fri 09 Jan 2004
Guy Smith to drive for Team Veloqx

Guy Smith to drive for Team Veloqx

Smith bids for Le Mans "double" with new British Audi Team Veloqx to run two Audi R8 sportscars at Le Mans and Sebring plus LMES Yorkshireman Guy Smith aims to become the first Briton in almost 20 years to win the Le Mans 24 Hour motor race...

Mon 06 Sep 2004
ETCC: BTCC: Audi Motorsport newsletter 2004-09-05

ETCC: BTCC: Audi Motorsport newsletter 2004-09-05

DTM: Audi celebrates 1-2 victory in DTM With his third victory this season, Audi driver Mattias Ekström has increased his lead in the DTM point standings. With two races to go, the Swede has 13 points more than Christijan Albers and 16 more...

Tue 11 May 2004
BTCC: Audi Motorsport newsletter 2004-05-09

BTCC: Audi Motorsport newsletter 2004-05-09

LMES: Audi achieves dream result in LMES debut race With a triple victory, Audi achieved a dream start in the opening round of the newly-founded Le Mans Endurance Series (LMES). Jamie Davies and Johnny Herbert won the 1000-kilometre race in the...

Tue 05 Oct 2004
Tracsport Courage C65 Le Mans test notes

Tracsport Courage C65 Le Mans test notes

Tracsport Test Courage C65 at Le Mans Tracsport driver John Ingram tested a Courage C65 at the Le Mans Bugatti circuit last Friday. The Daventry team are hoping to run the car in the 2005 Le Mans Endurance Series and selected rounds of the ...

Sat 14 Aug 2004
Silverstone: Robbie Kerr preview

Silverstone: Robbie Kerr preview

Kerr looking forward to Silverstone Robbie Kerr, the 2002 British Formula Three Champion, is teaming up with experienced sports car driver Chris Dyson in the Zytek 04S LMP car at the Silverstone round of the LMES on Saturday 14th August ...

Mon 28 Jun 2004
ETCC: Audi Motorsport newsletter 2004-06-27

ETCC: Audi Motorsport newsletter 2004-06-27

DTM: Mattias Ekström yet again best Audi driver Mattias Ekstrom was also the best placed Audi driver in round five of the DTM at the Norisring (Nuremberg/Germany). After suffering a puncture in qualifying, the Swede fought his way up from...

Tue 09 Mar 2004
Barron Connor Racing complete 2004 driver lineup

Barron Connor Racing complete 2004 driver lineup

Deletraz, Hezemans and Barde join Bosch, Sullivan and Biagi Barron Connor Racing completes 2004 driver line up The Barron Connor Racing team has signed former Le Mans class winner Jean- Denis Deletraz, GT star Mike Hezemans and the reigning ...

Wed 15 Sep 2004
Spa: Adam Sharpe race report

Spa: Adam Sharpe race report

British GT Championship contender Adam Sharpe competed in this weekend's Spa 1000kms driving the Salisbury Motorsports TVR alongside Steve Hyde and team regular John Hartshorne. "It's great to be back at Spa again, I got a third here ...

Mon 03 May 2004
ETCC: Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2004-05-02
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ETCC: Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2004-05-02

DTM: Audi A4 DTM stars at Estoril The new Audi A4 DTM and Mattias Ekstrom played a starring role in the DTM race at Estoril (Portugal). The 25-year old Swede took pole position in Super Pole qualifying. From the start, Ekstrom led the race ...

Thu 02 Dec 2004
2005 Le Mans Endurance Series tentative schedule

2005 Le Mans Endurance Series tentative schedule

<pre> Le Mans Endurance Series 2005 Provisional Calendar 16-17 April 1000 km Spa (B) 9-10 July 1000 km Monza (I) 12-14 August 1000 km Silverstone (GB) 3-4 September 1000 km Nurburgring (D) TBC October Circuit ...

Fri 13 Feb 2004
British Audi team announces driver lineup

British Audi team announces driver lineup

British Audi Team's "Magnificent Seven" Bid for Honours McNish and Herbert recruited in stellar line-up with Veloqx regular Turner Ex-Formula One drivers Allan McNish and Johnny Herbert plus Darren Turner have been recruited in to the British...

Tue 11 May 2004
Monza: Saturday Audi Motorsport qualifying notes

Monza: Saturday Audi Motorsport qualifying notes

Audi have given a clear indication they have the car to beat in the season opener of the newly founded Le Mans Endurance Series (LMES): Johnny Herbert, driving for Audi Sport UK Team Veloqx, qualified the Audi R8 on pole position for tomorrow’s...

Sun 04 Jul 2004
Nurburgring race results

Nurburgring race results

Pos Num Class Drivers Team Car Laps Lag --- --- ------ ------------------------------ ------------------------- -------------------- ----- ---------- 1. 8 LM P1 Kaffer,...

Tue 26 Oct 2004
Tracsport test Courage C65 at Le Mans

Tracsport test Courage C65 at Le Mans

Le Mans Endurance Series team Tracsport began their preparations for the 2005 season at Le Mans on Thursday. The Daventry-based outfit were testing a Courage C65 under the guidance of works team Courage Competition for the second time in three ...

Thu 13 May 2004
Monza: Thomas Erdos race notes

Monza: Thomas Erdos race notes

Thomas Erdos in MG at Monza LMES British-based Brazilian Thomas Erdos came through the first round of the all-new Le Mans Endurance Series at Monza feeling very positive about the future. In his first race of the season in the RML MG Lola,...

Mon 12 Apr 2004
BTCC: Audi Newsletter 2004-04-11

BTCC: Audi Newsletter 2004-04-11

DTM: First race for Audi A4 DTM The moment of truth arrives for the Audi Sport works teams this coming weekend at Hockenheim: The new Audi A4 DTM celebrates its race debut. In the meantime, the six race cars were built up at Audi Sport in ...

Sun 12 Sep 2004
Audi Motorsport newsletter 2004-09-12
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Audi Motorsport newsletter 2004-09-12

LMES: Davies and Herbert win LMES title with Audi R8 Audi drivers Jamie Davies and Johnny Herbert clinched the Drivers' title in the first ever Le Mans Endurance Series (LMES) by winning the 1000-kilometre race at Spa-Francorchamps (Belgium)....

Sun 09 May 2004
Monza: Friday Gian Maria Gabbiani practice notes

Monza: Friday Gian Maria Gabbiani practice notes

Monza was a very wet place to be this afternoon. Thunderstorms rattled around the Royal Park venue close to Milan, Italy, thus making Gian Maria Gabbiani's first practice run in the Graham Nash Motorsport (GNM) Saleen S7 GTS rather less ...

Fri 13 Feb 2004
Ex-Formula 1 stars complete Audi teams

Ex-Formula 1 stars complete Audi teams

The driver squad of the Audi sports car teams for the 2004 24 Hours of Le Mans has been completed with the signing of the two former Formula 1 drivers Johnny Herbert (England) and Allan McNish (Scotland) by Audi Sport UK Team Veloqx. Four...

Tue 21 Dec 2004
Nicolas Minassian re-joins Creation Autosportif

Nicolas Minassian re-joins Creation Autosportif

Nicolas Minassian confirmed today that he will race once again with Creation Autosportif in the Le Mans Endurance Series in 2005. The talented Frenchman joined the team at the start of 2004 and competed in the inaugural European LMES ...

Tue 14 Sep 2004
Spa: Tracsport race report

Spa: Tracsport race report

Tracsport Race To Dream Result With Perfect Weekend at Spa Tracsport claimed a dream result in the fourth and final round of the inaugural Le Mans Endurance Series at Spa Francorchamps last weekend, taking fourth in class on track and...

Wed 08 Sep 2004
Spa: Team Nasamax preview

Spa: Team Nasamax preview

Green Fuel Team Nasamax Looks Forward To Next Race at Spa Circuit Team Nasamax was encouraged by the fifth place performance at Silverstone for the Nasamax DM139 Judd V10 running on wholly renewable fuel bio-ethanol, according to John McNeil,...

Sun 15 Aug 2004
Audi Motorsport newsletter 2004-08-15

Audi Motorsport newsletter 2004-08-15

LMES: Audi triumphs at Silverstone Pierre Kaffer and Allan McNish emerge as consecutive winners in the new Le Mans Endurance Series (LMES). After their victory at the Nurburgring, the German-Scottish duo, driving for Audi Sport UK Team Veloqx,...

Thu 02 Dec 2004
2005 provisional calendar announced

2005 provisional calendar announced

Provisional 2005 Le Mans Endurance Series Calendar Released In a reversal of the 2004 schedule, the second full season of LMES competition will get underway with the 1000km of Spa, 16-17 April. The championship will then move to Monza for...

Sun 12 Sep 2004
Spa: Team Nasamax Friday notes

Spa: Team Nasamax Friday notes

'We had no grand plan for the day, other than evaluating the changes we'd made since Silverstone. We wanted to make sure that all the drivers had a reasonable number of laps - it is really difficult to get much work done when you have to get 3 ...

Wed 08 Sep 2004
Spa: Adam Sharpe to debut in TVR

Spa: Adam Sharpe to debut in TVR

Sharpe to make TVR debut in Spa 1000kms British GT Championship contender Adam Sharpe will compete in this weekend's Spa 1000kms driving the Salisbury Motorsports TVR alongside Steve Hyde and team regular John Hartshorne. ...

Wed 05 May 2004
Monza: Audi UK Team Veloqx preview

Monza: Audi UK Team Veloqx preview

Veloqx Audi Team Aims for Perfect LMES Start Audi Sport UK Team Veloqx lines-up for the opening round of the Le Mans Endurance Series at Monza on Sunday (9 May) aiming to get its title bid off to a flying start. Allan McNish and Pierre Kaffer...