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
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.
Second Le Mans Cup for Audi
Le Mans: Next Wednesday AUDI AG will receive a Le Mans Cup in Paris for
the second time. An automobile manufacturer may only keep the challenge
cup after winning the famous 24 Hours of Le Mans three times in a...
Following a period of three years of fruitful cooperation together, and by
common accord, Paolo CATONE and Peugeot Sport have decided not to extend
the contract between them which extended until the end of 2008. Indeed,
Paolo Catone wishes...
LMS Round-Up - So Near Yet so Far in Championship
The latest round-up of Team Modena news including a look back at the
finale of the 2008 Le Mans Series at Silverstone, and news of an
international outing for one of the team's Lamborghini ...
LMS: Jan Charouz set Brno track record with Aston Martin powered prototype
The mission complete. Jan Charouz yesterday set a new unofficial record of
the Masaryk Circuit. He clocked 1:43,719 behind the wheel of the Aston
Martin powered LMP1...
PORSCHE RS SPYDER WINS EFFICIENCY AWARD FOR MICHELIN ENERGY
ENDURANCE CHALLENGE FOR 2008 IN THE LE MANS SERIES IN EUROPE
ATLANTA - September 19 --The Porsche RS Spyder was by far the most efficient vehicle in
the entire starting field of the Le...
LMS: Charouz Racing and Aston Martin Racing will try to set new Brno track
record with Jan Charouz.
Czech motorsport fans can look forward to see a real delicacy during the
weekend. The Autumn Prix of Brno will see a special run of the Aston ...
LMS: Yamamoto and Primat tested Charouz LMP1 car
Formula 1 test driver Sakon Yamamoto and Harold Primat tested Charouz
Racing System prototype at Brno this week. They shared the Aston Martin
powered LMP1 prototype. The Japanese driver of the ING...
A podium at Silverstone adds a beautiful finish to the 2008 season
Motor racing is not an exact science, fortunately! Who could have predicted a
podium for the no.16 Pescarolo following the Silverstone 1000km tests? Those
who bet on the trifecta...
BAD LUCK FOR RAGUES AT THE END OF A SUCCESSFUL SEASON
Frenchman Pierre Ragues suffered from bad luck at Silverstone, the final
round of this year's Le Mans Series, but he has been encouraged by some
strong performances throughout the season and...
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...
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...
Guillaume and Luc Alphand Aventures champions!
Guillaume Moreau and Luc Alphand Aventures have led the LM GT1 category
in the Le Mans Series since the start of the season, and they tackled the
final round with the aim of winning both the...
RYAN LEWIS RIDES THE LEARNING CURVE AT SILVERSTONE
Ryan Lewis took part in his first European sportscar race last weekend; the
Autosport 1000km of Silverstone, with Creation AIM. The good old British
weather meant that he got a chance to do his...
LOLA RECORD ITS BEST EVER FINISH IN THE LE MANS SERIES
On Sunday 14 September 2008, Lola sportscars ended
the 2008 Le Mans Series in fine style at Silverstone with the
Huntingdon-based constructor celebrating its best ever finish...
Strakka Racing Fourth in Tight Battle for GT1
Strakka Racing's return to the 2008 Le Mans Series saw the team's Aston
Martin DBR9 complete a very competitive six-hour run to fourth place in
the needle-match battle for GT1 honours. Aston Martin...
Silverstone LMS Victory for Team Modena!
Team Modena claimed their third win of the five-race 2008 Le Mans Series
championship with a hard-fought LM GT1 class victory in their home race
at Silverstone. Drivers Tomas Enge and Antonio Garcia led...
RML MG Lola Coupe Fourth on Race Debut
Just a few days after its first roll-out, the fully upgraded RML MG Lola
EX265C completed a faultless run to fourth place in the final race of the
2008 Le Mans Series. In a six-hour endurance that was ...
Charging drive earns points for Primat and Tinseau at Silverstone
A hard-charging drive from Harold Primat and co-driver Christophe Tinseau
earned the Pescarolo Sport drivers a sixth place class finish after they
stormed through the field in the...
Horag Racing Finishes Second in LMP2
In Sunday's 1,000 Kilometers of Silverstone;
Also Finishes Third in Championship
And Wins Michelin Energy Endurance Challenge
NORTHAMPTONSHIRE, England, -- Fredy Lienhard said that
Sunday's 1,000 Kilometers...
Audi wins Mans Series
LMS: After the triumph at the 24 Hours of Le Mans and the early title win
in the American Le Mans Series AUDI AG managed another feat with the Audi
R10 TDI diesel sportscar: At the 1000-kilometre race at Silverstone
Heading into Sunday's season-ending Le Mans Series race, Team Peugeot Total
was the odds on favorites for taking LM P1 top honors. Wins in all four of
the previous races this season gave the French Lions a comfortable margin
over their German ...
This morning at twenty minutes past
eleven the field of almost 50 cars crossed the starting line for the Le
Mans Series ‘Autosport 1000 km of Silverstone'. The last race
for SNORAS Spyker Squadron this season was one of mixed results; the ...
AFTER AN 11TH CONSECUTIVE VICTORY IN THE LE MANS 24 HOURS, MICHELIN WINS THE LE MANS SERIES TITLE
Today at Silverstone, Great Britain, the No.2 Audi R10 -Michelin driven by Alexandre Premat and Mike
Rockenfeller crossed the line in first place,...
A split second decision, made on safety grounds, has resulted in a penalty and robbed the Zytek-engined Embassy WF01 of its first podium position. The Autosport 1000km of Silverstone had proved to be the team's best performance of the year.
Brave Saulnier Racing miss out on third in LMP2 championship in LMS finale
A hub carrier failure ended Saulnier Racing's hopes of securing third place
in the LMP2 teams' championship at the final round of the Le Mans Series
despite a brave...
Record crowds as Audi wins Le Mans Series title
Audi recorded its first win in the 2008 Le Mans Series at the fifth and
final race, the Autosport Silverstone 1000kms. By so doing, the German
manufacturer claimed the teams' and manufacturers' ...
Audi wins Le Mans Series
Ingolstadt/Silverstone -- After the triumph at the 24 Hours of Le Mans
and the early title win in the American Le Mans Series, AUDI AG performed
another feat with the Audi R10 TDI diesel sportscar: At the
Charouz Racing System finished second in Silverstone!
The Charouz Racing System scored a great result in the last race of the Le
Mans Series 2008. They finished second both overall and in the LMP1 class
in the 1000 km race at Silverstone. The...
Enge won at Silverstone and is runner-up of the GT1
Tomas Enge won his third race of the Le Mans Series season today at
Silverstone but even this step was not enough to get the title. The numbers
say that together with Spaniard Antonio Garcia...
Podium place at the Silverstone 1000 Km
The Quifel-ASM Team has achieved its target of a podium place in the
Silverstone 1000Km race. The third place achieved by Miguel Pais do
Amaral and Olivier Pla shows that the Lola BO5/40 ERA has its...