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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...

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 22 Dec 2008
Mazda and Saulnier partner for 2009

Mazda and Saulnier partner for 2009

Mazda and Saulnier Racing form Endurance partnership Saint-Germain-en-Laye, december, 20th 2008 - Following a strong 2008 season*, Saulnier Racing will expand their LMP2 sportscar program in 2009. The French team, based in Nevers, will run two...

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 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...

Wed 16 Apr 2008
Peugeot scores season opener win in BarcelonaHeadline

Peugeot scores season opener win in Barcelona

Nicolas Minassian and Marc Gene stormed to a convincing victory in the Catalunya 1000km, giving Peugeot a first round win in the Le Mans Series. The weather was good, glorious Spanish sunshine, as the field of 46 entrants lined up on the 20km...

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 ...

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...

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 ...

Wed 30 Jan 2008
Team Joest to sport two Audi R10 TDIs in 2008Headline

Team Joest to sport two Audi R10 TDIs in 2008

Audi Sport Team Joest has earned seven 24 Hours of Le Mans wins and over the past few year, the team has been a major player with Audi AG in the developing of the Audi R10 TDI. The diesel-powered LM P1 Audi won the 24 Hours of Le Mans and landed...

Thu 09 Oct 2008
Audi newsletter 2008-10-08

Audi newsletter 2008-10-08

Audi Sport on success track Ingolstadt -- In the hot phase of the 2008 motorsport season Audi again underlined their "Vorsprung durch Technik" last weekend with two victories linked to "Le Mans" -- in the DTM and in the American Le Mans Series....

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 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...

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 ...

Tue 25 Nov 2008
Team Modena to race GT2 Ferrari for 2009

Team Modena to race GT2 Ferrari for 2009

Team Modena are delighted to today announce the first of their 2009 race campaigns to be unveiled, the team entering a Ferrari F430 GT in the LM GT2 category of the Le Mans Series and, entry permitting, the Le Mans 24-Hour race itself. Having won...

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...

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 ...

Wed 12 Mar 2008
Enge joins Team Modena for GT1 attackHeadline

Enge joins Team Modena for GT1 attack

Team Modena announced Tuesday that it has signed Tomas Enge to co-drive its Aston Martin DBR9 in the European-based Le Mans Series. The Czech star will join team regular Antonio Garcia in the five-round championship which begins at Barcelona in ...

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 07 Nov 2008
RML switches to Mazda power for 2009Headline

RML switches to Mazda power for 2009

The face of the LM P2 category of the European-based Le Mans Series has been transforming during the off-season. While a number of top-flight teams have discontinued its programs, others have been forging ahead with plans for the coming year. RML...

Fri 19 Dec 2008
Silverstone: Race results

Silverstone: Race results

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

Tue 29 Apr 2008
Monza: Zytek race report

Monza: Zytek race report

Zytek crashes out of second place For the second race running the Barazi-Epsilon team has been a denied a podium place following an accident. As at Barcelona, Michael Vergers was at the wheel when his Zytek 07S crashed at Monza's famous ...

Thu 24 Apr 2008
Peugeot Spider Cup Monza preview

Peugeot Spider Cup Monza preview

THP SPIDER CUP: NEW BLOOD FOR 2008 The 2008 Spider THP features a long list of technical developments and new drivers as the second season prepares to kick off on April 26 at Monza as curtain-raiser to Italy's round of the LMS. Despite its...

Sun 30 Nov 2008
Audi Motorsport based on three pillars in the future

Audi Motorsport based on three pillars in the future

Ingolstadt -- In future, the AUDI AG motorsport programme will be based on three pillars: During the 2009 season, the brand with the four rings will compete once again in the 24 Hours of Le Mans and in the DTM. Additionally, with the new Audi R8...