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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 ...

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...

Mon 17 Nov 2008
Audi newsletter 2008-11-16

Audi newsletter 2008-11-16

Le Mans Series honours the winning Audi team LMS: The successful Le Mans Series winning squad Audi Sport Team Joest was honoured in a celebratory atmosphere in front of 500 guests on Saturday evening in Paris. Head of Audi Motorsport Dr Wolfgang...

Fri 20 Jun 2008
LMS Le Mans event summary

LMS Le Mans event summary

Le Mans Series teams: Le Mans stars! 37 cars out of the 55 entrants of the 2008 Le Mans 24 Hours are Le Mans Series regulars! Figures are edifying! There is no doubt about the sporting justification of the series which are celebrating this...

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 ...

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...

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 05 Sep 2008
RML & AD Group confirm MG Lola Coupe for Silverstone

RML & AD Group confirm MG Lola Coupe for Silverstone

RML & AD Group Upgrade to LMP2 Lola Coupe RML and AD Group will contest the final round of this year's Le Mans Series with a comprehensive upgrade of the MG Lola EX265 LMP2 sports prototype. In collaboration with Lola Cars of Huntingdon, the...

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 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 ...

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: 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...

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 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...

Sat 13 Sep 2008
ACO announces 2009 sporting regulations

ACO announces 2009 sporting regulations

SPIRIT OF THE 2009 RULES The 2009 endurance season will be marked by the application of new equivalence that prefigure the new regulations for the years 2010 and 2011. The Sports Committee was charged by the ACO President, Jean-Claude ...

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...

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 05 Apr 2008
Michelin to give greenest team Le Mans entry

Michelin to give greenest team Le Mans entry

AN ENTRY FOR THE 2009 LE MANS 24 HOURS FOR THE WINNER OF THE 2008 MICHELIN ENERGY ENDURANCE CHALLENGE (MEEC) At Barcelona (Spain) today, where teams have gathered for the first round of this year's Le Mans Series, Michelin, the ACO and the LMS...

Wed 17 Sep 2008
Ferrari weekend wrap up

Ferrari weekend wrap up

Ferrari wins the Le Mans Series and wins at Brno and Misano Maranello (Modena) - It was a weekend to remember for the F430 GT, triumphant in three important events on the international Grand Touring calendar in the Le Mans Series and the FIA and...

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 ...

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 ...

Tue 29 Apr 2008
Lamy, Sarrazin score thrilling Monza winHeadline

Lamy, Sarrazin score thrilling Monza win

Pedro Lamy and Stephane Sarrazin claimed the overall victory in the Monza 1000km, round two of the 2008 Le Mans Series season. The five-hour marathon came down to a 20-lap shootout between the No. 8 Team Peugeot Total 908 HDi FAP and the No. 2...

Sat 05 Apr 2008
Charouz Racing Friday practice report

Charouz Racing Friday practice report

Charouz Racing Systems LMP1 completes first practice sessions Charouz Racing Systems participated in the two one hour practice sessions that marked the start of the 2008 Le Mans Series. Drivers Jan Charouz and Stefan Mucke have another...

Sat 16 Aug 2008
Team Peugeot to contest Petit Le Mans

Team Peugeot to contest Petit Le Mans

TEAM PEUGEOT TOTAL TO CONTEST PETIT LE MANS In addition to its bid to defend its Le Mans Series title, Peugeot Sport is already focusing its resources on its preparations for the 2009 Le Mans 24 Hours. To this end, an entry for October's Petit...

Tue 29 Apr 2008
Monza: Peugeot race report

Monza: Peugeot race report

A THRILLING SPRINT FINISH ENDS IN VICTORY FOR PEUGEOT'S LAMY/SARRAZIN The outcome of the 1,000km di Monza, second round of the 2008 Le Mans Series, was only decided at the end of the thrilling final 20 laps which saw Pedro Lamy first past the ...

Fri 19 Dec 2008
Silverstone: Race results

Silverstone: Race results

Pos Num Class Drivers Team Car Laps/Gap --- --- ------ -------------------------------------- ------------------------- ------------------------- ---------- 1. 16 LMP1...

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...

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 17 Nov 2008
Changed made to 2009 schedule

Changed made to 2009 schedule

Changing of date for the 2009 season fourth round. The 1000 Km of the Nurburgring, originally scheduled on the 29th/30th of August, will take place one week ahead, on the 21st, 22nd and 23rd of August. Actually, this small alteration of the ...

Sun 26 Oct 2008
Audi newsletter 2008-10-26

Audi newsletter 2008-10-26

First DTM title for Timo Scheider DTM: The most extensive motorsport programme in the history of AUDI AG is now the most successful one as well: following the triumph at the 24 Hours of Le Mans and the title wins at the Le Mans series in ...

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...