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Wed 16 Mar 2005
Aston Martin, Jean-LeCoultre announcement

Aston Martin, Jean-LeCoultre announcement

Jaeger-LeCoultre extends its relationship with Aston Martin by becoming a Technical Partner of Aston Martin Racing Jaeger-LeCoultre, the reference in fine watch making, is extending its relationship with Aston Martin by becoming an official ...

Fri 21 Oct 2005
Istanbul season finale sneak preview

Istanbul season finale sneak preview

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...

Tue 12 Apr 2005
Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2005-04-10

Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2005-04-10

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 ...

Wed 16 Nov 2005
Istanbul: Joel Camathias race report

Istanbul: Joel Camathias race report

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...

Tue 30 Aug 2005
BTCC: Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2005-08-28

BTCC: Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2005-08-28

Ingolstadt, 28 August 2005 Audi Motorsport Newsletter 17/2005 DTM: Audi driver Ekström second at Zandvoort Audi driver Mattias Ekström finished second in round eight of the DTM at Zandvoort (The Netherlands). He now trails Gary Paffet by ...

Wed 16 Nov 2005
Istanbul: RML race report

Istanbul: RML race report

The RML MG Lola EX264 took the LMP2 class win in the final round of the Le Mans Endurance Series at Istanbul, Turkey yesterday. Drivers Tommy Erdos and Mike Newton drove an outstanding race in treacherous conditions to take the class win and 2nd...

Thu 01 Sep 2005
Nurburgring: RML preview

Nurburgring: RML preview

RML Develop MG Lola EX264 for Nurburgring RML's sportscar team this week prepare the MG Lola EX264 for the fourth round of the Le Mans Endurance Series which takes place at Nurburgring, Germany on September 4th. The team have completed a ...

Fri 10 Jun 2005
Tim Sugden mid season notes

Tim Sugden mid season notes

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 ...

Thu 10 Nov 2005
Istanbul: Joel Camathias preview

Istanbul: Joel Camathias preview

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 teams`classification. Swiss ex Champ Car driver, Joel Camathias (24), has been called again ...

Fri 04 Nov 2005
Turner joins Convers Team at Istanbul

Turner joins Convers Team at Istanbul

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 ...

Tue 02 Aug 2005
Allan McNish returns to Audi for Silverstone

Allan McNish returns to Audi for Silverstone

SILVERSTONE LMES CHAMPION McNISH RETURNS FOR ENDURO RACE DEFENCE Allan McNish will unexpectedly bring an end to his successful association with the Audi R8 sportscar on "home" soil. The 35-year-old Scotsman drives the most successful ...

Mon 14 Nov 2005
Istanbul: Convers Team race report

Istanbul: Convers Team race report

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 ...

Sun 14 Aug 2005
Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2005-08-14

Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2005-08-14

Ingolstadt, 14 August 2005 Audi Motorsport Newsletter 15/2005 LMES: 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...

Silverstone: Convers Team race report

Silverstone: Convers Team race report

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 Alexey...

Sat 13 Aug 2005
Standings after 2 hours

Standings after 2 hours

Pos Num Class Drivers Car Time --- --- ----- ------------------------------ ---------------------- ----------- 1. 7 P1 Minassian/Campbell Walter DBA 03S 1:59:18.04 2. 4...

Sun 13 Nov 2005
Istanbul practice 2 times

Istanbul practice 2 times

Pos Num Class Team Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ------ ------------------------- -------------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. 17 LM1 Pescarolo Sport Pescarolo C60 ...

Tue 19 Apr 2005
Zytek draws first blood with Spa victory

Zytek draws first blood with Spa victory

Zytek Engineering hung on to take the win in the Le Mans Endurance Series 1000 km season opener at Spa-Francorchamps. John Nielsen, Hayanari Shimoda and Casper Elgaard took the victory for the works Zytek 04S, fighting back from an early deficit...

Tue 12 Jul 2005
Monza: Hong Kong LM team race report

Monza: Hong Kong LM team race report

PUNCTURE DEALS BLOW TO HK LE MANS TEAM A high-speed tyre blowout ended the new Hong Kong Le Mans team's hopes of a podium finish in their big-race debut in Italy. Noble Group-GruppeM Racing were running fifth in their category in...

Tue 13 Sep 2005
Pearce for LNT Panoz in 2006

Pearce for LNT Panoz in 2006

PANOZ FOR PEARCE IN 2006 Stratford-upon-Avon's GT racing star Patrick Pearce will be part of American sportscar manufacturer Panoz's exciting new European motorsport assault in 2006. Pearce has raced a TVR T400-R for Team LNT in European ...

Mon 12 Sep 2005
Nurburgring: Hong Kong GruppeM race report

Nurburgring: Hong Kong GruppeM race report

HISTORIC FIRST POINT FOR HK LE MANS TEAM Matthew Marsh and Darryl O'Young were celebrating in Germany on Sunday after claiming a slice of Hong Kong motor racing history. The Noble Group-GruppeM Racing co-drivers piloted their Porsche GT3 RSR...

Tue 16 Aug 2005
Silverstone: Seikel Motorsport race report

Silverstone: Seikel Motorsport race report

The Seikel Motorsport Team finished the 1000km of Silverstone, last week-end, in the eight place of the GT2 category and 27th overall. Philip Collin, Horst Felbermayr Snr and Jr had a difficult race, under bad weather conditions. After having...

Mon 14 Nov 2005
Istanbul qualifying times

Istanbul qualifying times

Pos Num Class Team Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ------ ------------------------- -------------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. 17 LM1 Pescarolo Sport Pescarolo C60 ...

Fri 08 Jul 2005
Monza: Courage Competition preview

Monza: Courage Competition preview

Courage Competition confident for a good result After a magnificent 73rd edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the LMES season takes over with the second race on the mythical Monza track in Italy on the 9th 10th July. Courage ...

Tue 17 May 2005
RML continue Le Mans preparations

RML continue Le Mans preparations

RML's sportscar team continued with their planned development programme this week with the MG Lola EX264 at a two day test in Snetterton, Norfolk. All three drivers, Mike Newton, Tommy Erdos and recently signed Warren Hughes were present at the...

Mon 14 Nov 2005
Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2005-11-13

Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2005-11-13

Ingolstadt, 13 November 2005 Motorsport Newsletter 22/2005 LMES: Podium result for the Audi R8 in LMES finale The Audi R8 has claimed second place and thus another podium result on its last competitive race in Europe. Allan McNish and Stephane...

Istanbul race results

Istanbul race results

Pos Num Cla Team Car Gap --- --- --- -------------------------------------- ------------------------- ---------- 1. 17 LM1 Pescarolo Sport Pescarolo C60 ...

Sat 10 Sep 2005
Nurburgring: Seikel Motorsport race report

Nurburgring: Seikel Motorsport race report

The Seikel Motorsport Team was present at the Nürburgring the last week-end, for the 4th round of the 1000km LMES races. The three drivers Philip Collin, Horst Felbermayr Snr and Jr couldn't cross the finish line, as a transmission problem...

Wed 10 Aug 2005
Silverstone: G-Force preview

Silverstone: G-Force preview

The 3rd round of the LMES series will be held this weekend at Silverstone. The race on 1000 kilometres will happen on Saturday and with a race start at 16.00 and a finish around 22.00, darkness could add some ambiance. G- Force again figures on...

Tue 08 Mar 2005
RML completes Albacete test

RML completes Albacete test

MG Lola EX264 Completes First Test at Albacete RML travelled to Spain this week to carry out an extensive three day test with the MG Lola EX264. Both Mike Newton and Tommy Erdos participated in the test and although initially delayed with...

Fri 02 Sep 2005
Nurburgring practice 2 times

Nurburgring practice 2 times

Pos Num Class Drivers Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ------ ----------------------------------- ------------------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. 15 H. Shimoda, T....

Mon 15 Aug 2005
Silverstone: RML race report

Silverstone: RML race report

The RML MG Lola EX264 took 3rd place in the Le Mans Endurance Series at Silverstone today. In an eventful race that was run in very difficult conditions Tommy Erdos and Mike Newton did a fantastic job of keeping the No.25 MG in the race to claim...

Sun 14 Aug 2005
McNish fights back to win at Silverstone

McNish fights back to win at Silverstone

Audi Playstation Team Oreca won the Le Mans Endurance Series race at Silverstone after an intense battle during the final three hours of the race. Allan McNish gradually closed in on the leader Jamie Campbell Walter and, after a Safety Car period...

Mon 11 Jul 2005
Monza: Convers Team race report

Monza: Convers Team race report

Another LMES podium for Convers Team The Convers Team finished on the podium for the second race of the 2005 Le Mans Endurance Series, Christophe Bouchut, Alexey Vasiliev and Nikolay Fomenko taking third in class at Monza. Driving the Ferrari...

Fri 18 Mar 2005
Aston Martin announces team partner

Aston Martin announces team partner

Castrol becomes an Official Team Partner of Aston Martin Racing Castrol, widely acknowledged as the world's leading specialist provider of lubricant solutions, is extending its relationship with Aston Martin by becoming an Official Team...

Tue 08 Nov 2005
Istanbul: Scuderia Ecosse preview

Istanbul: Scuderia Ecosse preview

The final round of the 2005 Le Mans Endurance Series takes place in Istanbul, Turkey, next week. This is new territory for the LMES competitors and the Scuderia Ecosse team is looking forward to the challenge. The team is currently lying third in...

Thu 01 Sep 2005
Nurburgring: Scuderia Ecosse preview

Nurburgring: Scuderia Ecosse preview

EVERYTHING TO PLAY FOR IN GERMANY The Scuderia Ecosse team flies out to Germany this week for Round Four of the Le Mans Endurance Series at the Nurburgring. Currently lying in third place in the GT2 Championship, the team is hoping to get the ...