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Sat 11 Oct 2008
HRH The Duke of York visits Charouz Racing System

HRH The Duke of York visits Charouz Racing System

LMS: His Royal Highness The Duke of York taking a look at the Charouz Racing System prototype A prototype LMP1 powered by Aston Martin of the Charouz Racing System caught an eye of Prince Andrew, His Royal Highness The Duke of York. The meeting...

Fri 11 Jan 2008
Lola unveils LMP Coupe and 2008 plans

Lola unveils LMP Coupe and 2008 plans

LOLA LMP COUPE PLANS UNVEILED New designs to take on the world at Le Mans Lola Cars International Ltd today announces the addition of the latest generation of LMP Coupe to its vast ancestry of world-beating sportscars. Lola also releases...

Tue 15 Jan 2008
Panis, Lapierre among ORECA drivers for 2008Headline

Panis, Lapierre among ORECA drivers for 2008

Team ORECA revealed Sunday its driver line-up for the 2008 Le Mans Series season. Former Formula One veteran Olivier Panis will join GP2 racer Nicolas Lapierre with team regulars Stephane Ortelli and Soheil Ayari behind the wheel of two ...

Fri 11 Jan 2008
Charouz LMP gets Aston Martin power in 2008

Charouz LMP gets Aston Martin power in 2008

Charouz Racing Systems will compete with Aston Martin engines at this year's Le Mans 24 Hours and in the Le Mans Series (LMS). Charouz Racing Systems and the Prodrive-run Aston Martin Racing team are taking advantage of new LMP regulations for...

Sun 17 Aug 2008
BGTC: Team Modena Nurburgring/Silverstone summary
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BGTC: Team Modena Nurburgring/Silverstone summary

Nurburgring Win Team Modena Highlight! With Team Modena racing on two fronts this weekend, the highlight was a superb win in the Le Mans Series race at the Nurburgring in Germany, while the British GT race at Silverstone saw both cars out before...

Wed 07 May 2008
Spa: Peugeot preview

Spa: Peugeot preview

THE FINAL HURDLE! The third round of the 2008 Le Mans Series calendar is the 1,000km de Spa- Francorchamps which stands out as Team Peugeot Total's final opportunity to prepare competitively for the season's highlight, the Le Mans 24 Hours.

Sun 10 Feb 2008
RML completes first MG Lola EX265 test

RML completes first MG Lola EX265 test

"Perfect" first test for new MG Lola EX265 RML AD Group's new MG Lola EX265 completed a faultless first shakedown test at the Silverstone circuit yesterday, Friday 8th February. The morning run left Brazilian driver Thomas Erdos thrilled by ...

Wed 07 May 2008
Spa: Audi preview

Spa: Audi preview

With TDI power and GTL diesel fuel in the Ardennes Ingolstadt -- On the Whitsun weekend, the Audi R10 TDI will make its racing debut at Spa-Francorchamps, on one of the world's most demanding race tracks. For Audi, the race in the Belgian ...

Mon 22 Dec 2008
Harold Primat news 2008-12-21

Harold Primat news 2008-12-21

Harold Primat Broadcast - Crans Montana hosts Pescarolo drivers' winter training camp for second successive year Crans Montana hosts Pescarolo drivers' winter training camp for second successive year Primat was once again joined in the Swiss...

Mon 12 May 2008
Villeneuve leads, drama unfolds at Spa

Villeneuve leads, drama unfolds at Spa

Jacques Villeneuve in the No. 7 Team Peugeot Total 908 HDi-FAP leads the way at Spa-Francorchamps, but drama has unfolded for two of the contending LM P1 diesel entries. The second safety car period of the 1000-km race has come out with 58 laps ...

Sun 24 Feb 2008
Pierre Ragues joins Pescarolo

Pierre Ragues joins Pescarolo

RAGUES SIGNS FOR LMP2 CAMPAIGN WITH PESCAROLO AUTOMOBILES Frenchman Pierre Ragues has signed to compete for Pescarolo on the Le Mans Series and the 24 Hours of Le Mans this year. The team is directed by Le Mans legend Henri Pescarolo, and...

Fri 01 Feb 2008
Welter Racing announces 2008 program

Welter Racing announces 2008 program

WR reveals its new LMP2: the LMP2008. At the beginning of 2007 December, WELTER RACING announced the arrival of its new sport-prototype LMP2, designed to run the ACO ruled championships. In partnership with Group SALINI, the team of Gerard...

Mon 08 Dec 2008
Audi pulls plug on season-long programsHeadline

Audi pulls plug on season-long programs

The most successful manufacturer in American Le Mans Series history has scrapped its factory participation. Come 2009, Audi's works entries will not be on the grid on a full-time basis, ending the German manufacturer's tenure in the series that ...

Sat 13 Sep 2008
Silverstone: Horag Racing's Lienhard to retire as driver

Silverstone: Horag Racing's Lienhard to retire as driver

Horag Racing's Lienhard to Retire as Driver Following Sunday's LMS Season Finale At Silverstone NORTHAMPTONSHIRE, England -- Sunday's 1,000 Kilometers of Silverstone will not only bring the 2008 Le Mans Series (LMS) to an end, but it will ...

Sun 27 Apr 2008
Minassian, Peugeot sweep front row in MonzaHeadline

Minassian, Peugeot sweep front row in Monza

Since unloading for practice on Friday, both Team Peugeot Total 908 HDi FAPs have been lightning quick around the historic Autodromo Nazionale Monza circuit. That didn't change today as Nicolas Minassian claimed the pole position for Sunday's...

Mon 14 Jan 2008
RML confirms same MG Lola driver line-up for 2008

RML confirms same MG Lola driver line-up for 2008

RML, in association with AD Group, is delighted to confirm an unchanged driver line-up for the 2008 Le Mans Series. Mike Newton and Thomas Erdos, current LMP2 title-holders, will continue their unbroken partnership into a sixth successive ...

Wed 08 Oct 2008
MatteoBobbi Vallelunga test preview

MatteoBobbi Vallelunga test preview

TEST WITH RACING BOX IN PROSPECT OF LMS AT VALLELUNGA Matteo Bobbi will take part in a test organized by the Team Racing Box at Vallelunga tomorrow in sight of the participation of the team to the Le Mans Series 2009 championship. The Milanese...

Fri 11 Apr 2008
BGTC: Team Modena newsletter 2008-04-08
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BGTC: Team Modena newsletter 2008-04-08

Team Modena Expand in British GT and Barcelona LMS Frustration! New driver signings for Team Modena will see the team expand to run a two car challenge in the Avon Tyres British GT Championship this season, while the opening Le Mans Series race...

Mon 18 Feb 2008
Dino Lunardi discovers Peugeot 908 HDi FAPHeadline

Dino Lunardi discovers Peugeot 908 HDi FAP

Guest Author: Anthony Megevand - Endurance-Info.com Dino Lunardi will remember for a long time this Saturday, December 8, 2007. The French driver received an early Christmas' present, and what a gift: an one-day test at the wheel of the Peugeot...

Sat 13 Sep 2008
Silverstone: Peugeot debuts hybrid 908

Silverstone: Peugeot debuts hybrid 908

THE 908 HY Peugeot Sport will profit from the final round of the 2008 Le Mans Series at Silverstone to unveil a 908 HDi FAP demonstration car equipped with hybrid power featuring a kinetic energy recovery system. The 908 HY will be shown in a...

Fri 15 Aug 2008
BGTC: Team Modena Nurburgring/Silverstone preview
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BGTC: Team Modena Nurburgring/Silverstone preview

Big Weekend for Team Modena Team Modena head into their busiest race weekend of the year with action on both the international and British stages - the Le Mans Series springs back to life with a 1000km race at the Nurburgring circuit in ...

Mon 10 Nov 2008
Audi 2008 season review

Audi 2008 season review

Audi celebrates most successful motorsport season Ingolstadt/Neckarsulm -- Four rings, four wins. The end of season party at the Audi Forum Neckarsulm was celebrated under this motto, and at which Audi thanked its teams and drivers for the most...

Fri 04 Apr 2008
Team Oreca-Matmut debuts 2008 team

Team Oreca-Matmut debuts 2008 team

Loic Duval's participation in Le Mans 24 Hours decided!! Olivier Panis, Nicolas Lapierre, Stephane Ortelli and Soheil Ayari were joined by two new team mates. Before revealing new Courage-Oreca, Hugues de Chaunac indeed presented the two others...

Thu 28 Feb 2008
Team Essex Porsche Dijon test notes 2008-02-25

Team Essex Porsche Dijon test notes 2008-02-25

Team Essex Porsche fast in first Dijon test On Monday morning Team Essex will begin the second of its three days of testing at Dijon in Eastern France, where the team is testing the Porsche RS Spyder, it will enter in this year's Le Mans Series...

Sun 11 May 2008
Sarrazin secures pole for Peugeot at Spa

Sarrazin secures pole for Peugeot at Spa

Team Peugeot Total continued its mark in the Le Mans Series, with Stephane Sarrazin claiming the pole position for Sunday's 1000km at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps. The Frenchman aboard the team's No. 8 Peugeot 908 HDi-FAP clocked a 1:58.069 lap...

Sat 13 Sep 2008
ACO outlines plan for 2009 and beyond

ACO outlines plan for 2009 and beyond

The Automobile Club de l'Ouest (ACO) held a press conference Saturday at Silverstone, site of the season-ending Le Mans Series race, confirming the short and long-term regulations for Le Mans-branded championships. The French organizers have...

Mon 15 Sep 2008
Silverstone: Speedy Racing Team Sebah race report

Silverstone: Speedy Racing Team Sebah race report

After a strong qualifying session on Saturday with the third best time in the LMP2 category, the team was looking forward to the race on Sunday. Xavier Pompidou started the race. With a consistent first stint Xavier elevated the SPEEDY RACING...

Silverstone: Series hour one report

Silverstone: Series hour one report

Safety car after one hour race, Gene and Minassian out of the track! It's an incredible development in the season classification : after a crash with the IMSA Performance Matmut's Porsche no.76, the Peugeot no.7 driven by Nicolas Minassian and...

Wed 17 Sep 2008
Silverstone: Alex Davison race report

Silverstone: Alex Davison race report

Australian driver Alex Davison has secured second in class in his debut European Le Mans Series campaign, following the final round at Silverstone, England, last weekend. Driving with Team Felbermayr-Proton, Davison and team-mate Marc...

Tue 08 Apr 2008
Audi newsletter 2008-04-06

Audi newsletter 2008-04-06

Audi TDI Power wins again in St Petersburg ALMS: Audi celebrated the first victory of the 2008 season with the Audi R10 TDI at the thrilling second round of the American Le Mans Series in St Petersburg (US state of Florida). Lucas Luhr, who...

Tue 04 Mar 2008
Series Paul Ricard test notes 2008-03-02

Series Paul Ricard test notes 2008-03-02

Audi, Porsche, Saleen set the pace at Paul Ricard The first day of the 2008 Le Mans Series heralded perfect weather conditions for the contenders who took part in the now traditional preseason test at the Paul Ricard High Tech Test facility in...

Wed 15 Oct 2008
Lola celebrates 50th Anniversary

Lola celebrates 50th Anniversary

Thousands of fans pay tribute to Lola's Golden Anniversary On Sunday 12 October, an estimated 10,000 spectators packed the streets of Huntingdon in Cambridgeshire to support Lola Cars landmark 50th Anniversary parade of racing cars. The...

Wed 07 May 2008
Spa: Pescarolo preview

Spa: Pescarolo preview

SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS - THE REFEREE Third test in the Le Mans Series 2008 Championship, but the final meeting before the 24 Hours of Le Mans, this race on the legendary circuit of Ardennes will, for some, be the confirmation of what everyone has...

Fri 09 May 2008
Charouz Racing preview

Charouz Racing preview

Charouz team go with LMP1 to Spa Monza saw a thrilling battle a fortnight ago and the Le Mans Series competitors are heading for the third race of the season to Spa- Francorchamps this weekend. Like the Italian track also the track in...

Sat 13 Sep 2008
Peugeots set benchmark in practice at Silverstone

Peugeots set benchmark in practice at Silverstone

Team Peugeot Total has been the team to beat all season long in the Le Mans Series, and things didn't change today at Silverstone as the two French Lions were quickest in practice for Sunday's season finale. The No. 8 Peugeot 908 HDi-FAP of Pedro...

Thu 06 Nov 2008
Tomas Enge newsletter 2008-11-05

Tomas Enge newsletter 2008-11-05

Tomas Enge Estoril Michelin tyre test Once Tomas Enge had finished his autumn racing programme, he was requested by Aston Martin Racing to attend the official Michelin Tyre test in Estoril, Portugal. He was one of many top drivers who attended...