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Sun 23 Dec 2007
Horag Porsche RS Spyder completes first lapsHeadline

Horag Porsche RS Spyder completes first laps

Earlier this week, Fredy Lienhard and Didier Theys clocked the first miles of Horag Racing's new Porsche RS Spyder. On a cold two-day test in Barcelona, the Swiss-based team gained valuable experience in advance of the car's race debut at the...

Fri 12 Oct 2007
A full circle for Theys, LienhardHeadline

A full circle for Theys, Lienhard

Horag Racing's Didier Theys and Fredy Lienhard have high hopes heading into the 2008 season with a Porsche RS Spyder Many years have passed since Didier Theys and Fredy Lienhard sat behind the wheel of legendary Porsche sports cars in endurance...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
Peugeot Sport launches P1, names drivers

Peugeot Sport launches P1, names drivers

In 2007 Peugeot will be returning to the world's automotive racing circuits at the highest level, after retiring from the WRC at the end of 2005. Announced on 14th June 2005 Peugeot's Le Mans programme only really started once the last WRC test ...

Sat 22 Dec 2007
ACO announces the 2008 technical regulations

ACO announces the 2008 technical regulations

The 2008 technical regulations: stability and opening All the races organized under the Le Mans label in 2008 (Le Mans 24 Hours, the American Le Mans Series in the USA and the Le Mans Series in Europe) will comply with new specifications drawn...

Sun 02 Dec 2007
Audi commits motorsports program for 2008

Audi commits motorsports program for 2008

Audi with clear commitment to motorsport Most extensive factory involvement in company's history Race version of the new Audi A4 celebrates debut in DTM Entry in the Le Mans Series in Europe planned AUDI AG makes a clear commitment to...

Sat 29 Sep 2007
ACO adjusts diesel equivalence formula for 2008

ACO adjusts diesel equivalence formula for 2008

As announced by Jean-Claude Plassart , the President of the Automobile Club de l'Ouest during last June's press conference before the 2007 Le Mans 24 Hours, the ACO has taken advantage of the intervening months to refine its study of the...

Tue 27 Mar 2007
Paul Ricard official test notes 2007-03-25

Paul Ricard official test notes 2007-03-25

OFFICIAL TESTING SESSION FIRST DAY The dawn of the 2007 Le Mans Series test session at Paul Ricard was dry, bright and sunny and teams enjoyed a full day of testing with the threat of rain during the afternoon failing to materialise. No fewer...

Thu 08 Nov 2007
Interlagos: Series qualifying report

Interlagos: Series qualifying report

SARRAZIN TAKES POLE FOR MIL MILHAS BRAZIL Stephane Sarrazin recorded his first pole position time of the season for Saturday's 51st anniversary Mil Milhas, held at Interlagos in Brazil. The Frenchman went out late in the 20 minute session and...

Mon 12 Nov 2007
Interlagos: Spyker Squadron race report

Interlagos: Spyker Squadron race report

Spyker Squadron finishes strong in last LMS race. The famous Brazilian track of Interlagos was the scene of the last race in the six-round Le Mans Series today. After five European 1000 km races a field of 14 GT2 cars competed this weekend in...

Mon 10 Dec 2007
Guillaume Moreau joins Luc Alphand Aventures forces

Guillaume Moreau joins Luc Alphand Aventures forces

Like this year Guillaume Moreau's 2008 season will be structured around a double programme in the World Series by Renault and Endurance. Guillaume has already decided the second part; he will join Luc Alphand Adventures' team to drive a Corvette...

Tue 13 Nov 2007
Interlagos: 2008 Le Mans Series Calendar

Interlagos: 2008 Le Mans Series Calendar

<pre> 2008 Provisional Calendar* 02-03 March OFFICIAL TEST PAUL RICARD 04-05-06 April 1000 KM OF CATALUNYA 25-26-27 April 1000 KM OF MONZA 16-17-18 May 1000 KM OF SPA 15-16-17 August 1000 KM...

Fri 05 Oct 2007
Riley Technologies announces new GT2 Corvette

Riley Technologies announces new GT2 Corvette

Riley Technologies announces new GT2 Corvette Newest offering from Riley is eligible for competition across the globe Brassleton, GA (5 October 2007)-- Riley Technologies will open a new chapter in its history with Le Mans, as the famed ...

Fri 20 Apr 2007
Fri 23 Nov 2007
RML recognise marshals contribution

RML recognise marshals contribution

The outstanding contribution of a marshal in 2007 will be recognised by the RML Group 'Marshal of the Year Award' on Saturday (November 24). Organised in association with the Monsieur Michel Chevereau, President on the Association des...

Sat 09 Jun 2007
Joel Camathias joins James Watt Automotive

Joel Camathias joins James Watt Automotive

Joel Camathias will compete for James Watt Automotive in the remaining LMS races and in the fascinating FIA GT 24 Hours race of Spa. After the superb showing at Monza JWA are very pleased to announce that Joel Camathias (26) will join the JWA...

Mon 12 Nov 2007
Interlagos: Race results

Interlagos: Race results

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

Sat 17 Nov 2007
Interlagos: Pierre Ehret race report

Interlagos: Pierre Ehret race report

Drop Out for Pierre Ehret after Pole Position in Le Mans Series After a strong performance fetching the pole position in the Gt2 class, Pierre Ehret did not see the checkered flag during the final round of the Le Mans Series at Interlagos. Due...

Fri 05 Oct 2007
Horag Racing to field Porsche RS Spyders

Horag Racing to field Porsche RS Spyders

Horag Racing to Campaign Porsche RS Spyder in 2008 SULGEN, Switzerland, Oct. 5 - Endurance sports car drivers Fredy Lienhard and Didier Theys announced today that they will drive a Porsche RS Spyder fielded by Horag Racing in the Le Mans ...

Thu 13 Sep 2007
Kruse Motorsport - LMP2 car, trailer lost in fire

Kruse Motorsport - LMP2 car, trailer lost in fire

Shock after test at the Lausitzring The only German competitors in the LMP2 class are forced to start their preparations for 2008 earlier than expected, after a fire completely destroyed their Kruse Pescarolo V8 LMP2 car. Following last week's...

Mon 10 Dec 2007
Change of date for Spa-Francorchamps

Change of date for Spa-Francorchamps

The Spa-Francorchamps 1000KM has moved dates. Initially scheduled for the weekend of May 17th/18th, the third round will be held a week earlier than scheduled on May 10th and 11th, on the legendary Spa-Francorchamps circuit. While the...

Jan Charouz and Stefan Mucke ranked by Brit magazine

Jan Charouz and Stefan Mucke ranked by Brit magazine

Jan Charouz and Mucke evaluated by British Autosport A sweet dot arrived at the end of the year from Great Britain to team Skoda Charouz Racing System - Lola/Judd. The experts of respected magazine Autosport placed stall pilots Jan Charouz and...

Tue 13 Mar 2007
Harold Primat first test notes

Harold Primat first test notes

Primat satisifed with first Pescarolo test Swiss racing driver Harold Primat was satisfied with his first test for double Le Mans Series champions Pescarolo Sport after getting a taste of the team's all-conquering Pescarolo C60-Judd last ...

Mon 12 Nov 2007
Interlagos: Series race report

Interlagos: Series race report

1-2 FOR PEUGEOT AT HISTORIC MIL MILHAS For the teams and drivers who made the special effort to compete in the final race of the 2007 Le Mans Series, the historic Mil Milhas, their effort was rewarded with a fantastic event on a legendary ...

Sat 10 Nov 2007
Peugeots take front row in Brazil

Peugeots take front row in Brazil

Even when they travel across continents and the vast ocean, the Peugeot team is unstoppable. Today, on the Interlagos circuit in Sao Paulo, Brazil, the two Peugeot 908 HDi FAPs score the front for the Le Mans Series (LMS) season finale. Stephane...

Tue 21 Aug 2007
Sarrazin, Lamy take Spa win for PeugeotHeadline

Sarrazin, Lamy take Spa win for Peugeot

Perfection in qualifying is a wonderful thing, but it really doesn't count for much on race day, as Nicolas Minassian and Marc Gene found out again in today's 1000 km of Spa-Francorchamps, the fourth round of the Le Mans Series. Having started...

Sun 01 Jul 2007
Nurburgring: Larbre Competition qualifying notes

Nurburgring: Larbre Competition qualifying notes

Larbre Competition Nurburgring 1000kms qualifying report Hard work from everyone at Larbre Competition was rewarded in Saturday's qualifying session for the Nurburgring 1000kms as Christophe Bouchut put car 50 on the second row of the GT1 ...

Sat 22 Dec 2007
Horag Racing test notes, add Lammers to lineup

Horag Racing test notes, add Lammers to lineup

Horag Racing Tests Its Brand-New Porsche RS Spyder; Veteran Lammers to Join Theys and Lienhard on Driver Roster SULGEN, Switzerland, Dec. 19 - Horag Racing and its two primary drivers, Fredy Lienhard and Didier Theys, are very optimistic about...

Sun 06 May 2007
Peugeots on front row at Valencia

Peugeots on front row at Valencia

Peugeot Sport demonstrated its might in the qualifying for the 1000 km of Valencia, the final Le Mans Series race before the iconic Le Mans 24H next month. Nicolas Minassian and Marc Gene will start from the pole position in their Peugeot 908 HDi,...

Thu 13 Dec 2007
Experienced entrant chooses Zytek Engines for 2008

Experienced entrant chooses Zytek Engines for 2008

Experienced French Entrant Chooses Zytek Engines For 2008 Le Mans winning ZG348 now the engine of choice Another significant order for two of the Le Mans winning Zytek ZG348s underlines the fact that this has become the customer engine of choice...

Tue 18 Sep 2007
Silverstone: Allen Timpany race report

Silverstone: Allen Timpany race report

Timpany takes fifth in class at Silverstone 1000kms Allen Timpany and co-drivers Chris Buncombe and Bill Binnie brought their Binnie Motorsports Lola B05/40 AER home in fifth place in the Le Mans Series LMP2 class in an incident-packed...

Wed 24 Jan 2007
DTC: DTC drivers pair up for Le Mans Series entry

DTC: DTC drivers pair up for Le Mans Series entry

DTC duo goes international Kurt Thiim and Henrik Møller-Sørensen pair up for the Le Mans Series Henrik Møller-Sørensen, Vejle, who last year had a singleton Danish Touringcar Championship race for Hartmann Honda Racing, and who will ...

Thu 16 Aug 2007
Spa: Kruse Motorsport preview

Spa: Kruse Motorsport preview

Kruse Motorsport targeting top result in Belgium The 7 kilometres road course of Spa Francorchamps carved into the famous Ardennes will host the 4th Round of Le Mans Series and it will showcase horsepower, handling and brave hearts....

Fri 04 May 2007
Valencia: Alex Yoong preview

Valencia: Alex Yoong preview

ALEX YOONG GETS BIGGER, HEAVIER AND LONGER THIS WEEKEND A1 Team Malaysia driver, Alex Yoong, makes the switch from the open-wheel A1GP car to the larger sportscar prototype racer this weekend, competing at the Le Mans Series event in...

Fri 23 Mar 2007
Gregor Fisken 2007 plans confirmed

Gregor Fisken 2007 plans confirmed

Gregor Fisken confirmed with Aston Martin Racing Larbre Classic car dealer admits to realising 'lifeteam dream' at racing for works team London based classic car dealer and international racing driver Gregor Fisken has been confirmed as a...

Sat 27 Jan 2007
Pescarolo Sport signs Harold Primat

Pescarolo Sport signs Harold Primat

PESCAROLO SPORT SIGNS HAROLD PRIMAT FOR 2007 SEASON Pescarolo Sport, the team which, for the second year in a row, won both the Le Mans Series drivers' and teams' championships last season, have signed Swiss driver Harold Primat for their...

Wed 28 Nov 2007
Two Saleen S7Rs for Labre Competition in 2008

Two Saleen S7Rs for Labre Competition in 2008

Larbre Competition has signed an agreement with ORECA establishing its 2008 GT sporting programme with two FORD SALEEN S7Rs. Larbre Competition's ethos is to always compete at the highest level in GT racing and therefore it's fitting that the...