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Wed 23 Aug 2006
Donington: Team Bruichladdich preview

Donington: Team Bruichladdich preview

BEN DEVLIN JOINS TEAM BRUICHLADDICH RADICAL FOR DONINGTON Colin McRae - Team Bruichladdich guest in Radical World Cup Team Bruichladdich Radical is ready to take on its second race in the Le Mans Endurance series in the factory supported Radical...

Donington: Round four preview

Donington: Round four preview

Donington's debut on the Le Mans Series schedule offers Henri Pescarolo's eponymous team a chance to maintain its 100 per cent record in LMS this year, says Mike Holder, but with one or two surprises on the entry list, it promises to be an ...

Donington: Michelin preview

Donington: Michelin preview

Pescarolo-Michelin on the hunt for a second title A month after its victorious visit to the Nurburgring, Pescarolo Sport-Michelin will be looking to secure its fourth win of 2006 and its second consecutive Le Mans Series title when the series ...

Fri 28 Jul 2006
Newsletter 2006-07-28

Newsletter 2006-07-28

This summer is a busy one for Le Mans Series. Nurburgring in July, Donington at the end of August: endurance racing follows its course on the European circuits after an exceptional Le Mans 24 Hours. A turning point in the 24H history: the Audi...

Fri 21 Jul 2006
Nurburgring: Jos Menten Racing race report

Nurburgring: Jos Menten Racing race report

After the podium place in Spa-Francorchamps, ambitious Jos Menten moved to Germany for the third manche of the Le Mans Series. The high competitiveness in the LMGT1 class has provided a gripping contest between Corvette,...

Nurburgring: Sam Hancock race report

Nurburgring: Sam Hancock race report

Hancock finishes 2nd in class/6th overall, from back of the grid at the Nurburgring British sportscar driver, Sam Hancock, had an eventful weekend in the Nurburgring 1000kms -- round 3 of the Le Mans Series - resulting in a superb 2nd in...

Thu 20 Jul 2006
Nurburgring: Pierre Ehret race report

Nurburgring: Pierre Ehret race report

No podium for Pierre Ehret due to technical problem The 1.000 km-Race at Nurburgring was the third round for Pierre Ehret in the Le Mans Series 2006. In front of about 10.000 spectators the weather showed best conditions for the racing weekend.

Wed 19 Jul 2006
Nurburgring: Tim Sugden race report

Nurburgring: Tim Sugden race report

CLOSE RACING TO NURBURGRING 4th PLACE FOR SUGDEN & EAGLING Qualifying for the Le Mans Series 1000km race on Saturday saw the top 7 cars in GT2 covered by less than one second with 4 different makes of car in the mix, Ferrari, Porsche Panoz and...

Nurburgring: Race report

Nurburgring: Race report

Sunny week-end at the Nürburgring ! Cool Pescarolo wins hot Eifel race Pescarolo Sport maintained their perfect record in the 2006 Le Mans Series, winning the third round at the Nurburgring with three laps to spare over their warring ...

Tue 18 Jul 2006
Nurburgring: Gregor Fisken race report

Nurburgring: Gregor Fisken race report

FISKEN STANDS OUT WITH IMPRESSIVE PERFORMANCE FOR COURAGE AT THE NURBURGRING Sportscar driver Gregor Fisken had perhaps the best drive of his career at the Nurburgring this weekend when having been handed the LMP1 class Courage-Mugen in 2nd...

Nurburgring: Swiss Spirit race report

Nurburgring: Swiss Spirit race report

SWISS SPIRIT RETAINS SECOND POSITION IN LE MANS SERIES TITLE CHASE Having qualified in 5th position on the starting grid for the third round of the Le Mans Series at the Nurburgring in Germany yesterday, the Swiss Spirit team endured a ...

Mon 17 Jul 2006
Nurburgring: Team Courage race report

Nurburgring: Team Courage race report

After qualifying the car n13 on 3rd and the car n12 on 6th position, Team Courage was confident for the start of the 3rd race of the Le Mans Series at the Nurburgring. And what a start it was. Shinji Nakano in the n13 took the lead after ...

Nurburgring: Bryce Washington race report

Nurburgring: Bryce Washington race report

BRYCE BEATS THE HEAT AT THE NURBURGRING TO FINISH STRONG DEBUT INTERNATIONAL RACE Bryce Washington has finished his first International Sportscar endurance race with a strong performance in the Nurburgring 1000km at the weekend. Washington,...

Nurburgring: Joel Camathias race report

Nurburgring: Joel Camathias race report

Important second place for Joel at the 1000 Km race of the Nurburgring. In a sunny and hot Sunday, where drivers have been put under a remarkable physical effort, Swiss German duo, Joel Camathias and Marc Lieb, driving ...

Nurburgring: Michelin race report

Nurburgring: Michelin race report

A hat-trick for Pescarolo Sport and Michelin Round 3 of the 2006 Le Mans Series, the Nurburgring 1,000km, was won by Pescarolo- Michelin's Emmanuel Collard, Jean-Christophe Boullion and Eric Helary ahead of Minnassian/Ortiz/Gabbiani (Creation...

Nurburgring: RML race report

Nurburgring: RML race report

Frustrations for RML at Nurburgring The RML MG Lola EX264 today finished the Nurburgring 1000km in 4th position in class. Starting the third round of the Le Mans Series with the class pole the team were hopeful of a podium finish but were ...

Nurburgring: Creation race report

Nurburgring: Creation race report

PODIUM AND POINTS FOR HAPPY CREATION From pole position yesterday to a storming drive through the field to take 2nd today in the 1000kms of Nurburgring, the electric blue Creation CA06/H was the car to watch today in Germany. And Nicolas...

Sun 16 Jul 2006
Nurburgring: Swiss Spirit qualifying report

Nurburgring: Swiss Spirit qualifying report

SWISS SPIRIT PROVES PACE WITH TOP FIVE QUALIFYING AT THE NURBURGRING The Swiss Spirit team today proved that it is a serious contender for the 2006 Le Mans Series championship, when Marcel Fassler set the fifth fastest time (1min 46.133sec) in...

Nurburgring: Creation qualifying report

Nurburgring: Creation qualifying report

MEGA MINASSIAN IS BACK! Nicolas Minassian, who yesterday compared the feeling of being reunited with the Creation CA06/H as being similar to being reunited with one of his own two feet, this afternoon showed how much that meant to him ...

Nurburgring: Race results

Nurburgring: Race results

Pos Num Class Drivers Team Car Laps/Gap --- --- ------ -------------------------------------- ------------------------- ------------------------- ---------- 1. 17 LMP1...

Nurburgring: Warmup times

Nurburgring: Warmup times

Pos Num Class Drivers Team Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ------ ----------------------------------- ---------------------- ---------------------- ---------- -------- ...

Nurburgring: Bryce Washington qualifying report

Nurburgring: Bryce Washington qualifying report

WASHINGTON MAKES STRONG START TO NURBURGRING CAMPAIGN Adelaide's Bryce Washington has made quite an impression in Practice and Qualifying for this weekend's 1000km of the Nurburgring event in Germany. Washington -- a regular front runner in...

Fri 14 Jul 2006
Nurburgring: Lister Storm Racing preview

Nurburgring: Lister Storm Racing preview

LMP1 HYBRID - the way forward There will be no Lister Storm at this weekend's round of the Le Mans Series in Nurburgring. We have evaluated our Le Mans performance and can see that we need to upgrade the 'package' for future races. Laurence -...

Nurburgring: Courage Racing preview

Nurburgring: Courage Racing preview

The 3rd race of the Le Mans Series will be held this weekend at the Nurburgring. Courage together with Mugen and Yokohama worked hard after the 24 Hours of Le Mans to develop further the brand new LC70 LMP1 package. New validated items will...

Thu 13 Jul 2006
Engine Developments new LMP1 engine for 2007

Engine Developments new LMP1 engine for 2007

ENGINE DEVELOPMENTS ANNOUNCES NEW ENGINE FOR 2007 Engine Developments is today pleased to release the first details of its new, 5.5 litre LMP1 engine for the 2007 season. The engine is based on the highly successful GV5 S2 and will use the...

Wed 12 Jul 2006
Nurburgring: Swiss Spirit preview

Nurburgring: Swiss Spirit preview

The Swiss Spirit team heads to the Nurburgring in Germany this weekend for Round Three of the Le Mans Series, where they'll be looking for their first win of the season following an impressive pole position and second place finish in Spa earlier...

Tue 11 Jul 2006
Nurburgring: Michelin preview

Nurburgring: Michelin preview

A hat-trick for Pescarolo-Michelin? After visits to the shores of the Bosphorus and the Belgian Ardennes, the Le Mans Series moves on to Germany's Eiffel Mountains for this weekend's Nurburgring 1,000km. So far, the ...

Nurburgring: Joel Camathias preview

Nurburgring: Joel Camathias preview

After a long break Joel is ready to be back in action. Swiss driver Joel Camathias (25), who is leading the Le Mans Series GT2 Class, is looking to keep the momentum in one of his favourite racetrack. Joel and his squad, the Autorlando-Sport,...

Mon 10 Jul 2006
RML appoints Sales & Marketing Manager

RML appoints Sales & Marketing Manager

RML Group Appoint Sales & Marketing Manager RML are pleased to announce the appointment of Simon Danton as Sales & Marketing Manager. Simon will head up sales of all RML products including the new RML X-Power aftermarket performance parts ...

Wed 05 Jul 2006
Bryce Washington to compete at Nurburgring

Bryce Washington to compete at Nurburgring

BRYCE WASHINGTON TO COMPETE IN THE NURBURGRING 1000KM South Australian driver Bryce Washington has today confirmed that he will make his international Sportscar racing debut when he tackles the 1000km of the Nurburgring in two weeks time. The...

Sat 20 May 2006
Swiss Spirit drivers head to training camp

Swiss Spirit drivers head to training camp

SWISS SPIRIT DRIVERS HEAD TO THE MOUNTAINS FOR TRAINING CAMP WITH BERNIE SHROSBREE Harold Primat and Marcel Fassler, two of the three Swiss drivers who will compete in the forthcoming Le Mans 24 Hours for the newly formed Swiss Spirit racing...

Wed 17 May 2006
Pirelli racing news 2006-05-17

Pirelli racing news 2006-05-17

PIRELLI CONTINUES PODIUM SUCCESSES Aston Martin Earns Houston Podium While Porsche Gains Spa Victory LEXINGTON, Ohio -- May 17, 2006 After GT victories at Sebring in March (Multimatic Panoz in GT2), ...

Spa: Peirre Ehret race report

Spa: Peirre Ehret race report

No luck for Ehret at Spa-Francorchamps "Farnbacher Racing" had to deal with technical problems during the second round of the Le Mans Series at Spa-Francorchamps. Besides problems with the fuel pump, a defective clutch stopped the race finally...

Spa: Courage race report

Spa: Courage race report

Encouraging race for the works team LC70 cars and 2nd place for the Swiss LC70! After 2 hours leading the race at Spa and a battle with the championship leader, the Courage LC70 MUGEN ADVAN n°12 stopped at the exit of the pit lane after the...

Tue 16 May 2006
Spa: Tim Sugden race report

Spa: Tim Sugden race report

FIRST PODIUM OF SEASON FOR SUGDEN The Spa Francorchamps 1000 kilometre race on Sunday yielded Tim Sugden his first podium of 2006 season racing the Virgo Motorsport Ferrari F430 GTC when he finished third in GT2. This race was his third in a...

Spa: RML race report

Spa: RML race report

RML Foiled by Puncture The RML pairing of Mike Newton and Thomas Erdos were denied their first class win of the 2006 Le Mans Series season by a chance puncture in yesterday's Spa 1000km. In a race characterised by bizarre accidents and ...