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Mon 13 Dec 2010
Audi unveils R18 prototype, plans DTM future carHeadline

Audi unveils R18 prototype, plans DTM future car

Audi AG showed off their new sportscar prototype contender, the Audi R18 TDI, at the Audi Sportpark in Ingolstadt, Germany today. The new closed coupe will be the car they hope will allow them to score their tenth victory at the 24 Hours of Le ...

Sun 31 Oct 2010
Tribute to a classic gentleman - Hugh HaydenHeadline

Tribute to a classic gentleman - Hugh Hayden

It is with sadness that we at Motorsport.com have to report the loss of a very fine gentleman who will be missed in the endurance racing paddock. Sebah Racing team principal, and founder of Sebah Automotive, Hugh Hayden died on Saturday, October...

Fri 05 Nov 2010
Nick Leventis skydives Everest

Nick Leventis skydives Everest

30,000 foot skydive seals new record for Strakka's Nick Leventis 2010 Le Mans class-winner Nick Leventis has just returned from Nepal having completed a 30,000 foot leap into the record books. His skydive over Mount Everest with jump partner Tom...

Thu 10 Jun 2010
Rules guidelines issued for Le Mans 2011Headline

Rules guidelines issued for Le Mans 2011

Another step has been taken to clarify the long-awaited rules for the 24 Hours of Le Mans and its associated series in 2011. The focus was on regulations for hybrid entries, which will be brought into compliance with fuel-powered cars by limiting...

Wed 27 Oct 2010
Hugh Hayden of Rebellion Racing passes away

Hugh Hayden of Rebellion Racing passes away

REBELLION Racing loses an inspirational leader. The REBELLION Racing team is sad to announce that Hugh Hayden, Team Principal and founder of SEBAH Automotive, passed away last Saturday in Portugal. Hugh suffered a suspected heart attack whilst...

Fri 11 Jun 2010
ILMC will spread Le Mans magic around the worldHeadline

ILMC will spread Le Mans magic around the world

In a press conference at the Museum of the 24 Hours in Le Mans the Automobile Club de l'Ouest (ACO) announced their plans to bring the Le Mans magic to most continents around the world. By creating the Intercontinental Le Mans Cup (ILMC), a new ...

Tue 14 Dec 2010
Porsche factory drivers announced for 2011

Porsche factory drivers announced for 2011

Marco Holzer new works driver - established pilots stay under contract Stuttgart - December 12 -- Porsche Motorsport heads into the 2011 racing season with strong factory driver lineup as the works squad grows from eight to nine pilots. After...

Porsche Cup winners 1970-2010

Porsche Cup winners 1970-2010

@>Porsche Cup Winners, 1970-2010 Year Driver Nat Team ------- ------------------------------- --------------------------------------------------------------- 1970 Gijs van Lennep NL Wihuri 1971 Erwin ...

Mon 06 Dec 2010
Zytek KERS test summary

Zytek KERS test summary

Successful Track Test of Zytek KERS System Honda HEV Super GT Test Car Completes Two-day test at Suzuka Circuit. The last of three, two-day tests of the Zytek KERS system installed in Honda R&D's HEV Super GT test car was successfully...

Sat 17 Apr 2010
Ingram's Flat Spot On: IndyCar looking up down SouthHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: IndyCar looking up down South

Ingram's Flat Spot On IndyCar Looking Up Down South by Jonathan Ingram It's been an average motor racing week. All hell is breaking loose in every direction. So here's my top ten takes on the breaking news. 1. IndyCar Draws Big Crowd In ...

Sun 18 Apr 2010
Team Joest scores a Headline

Team Joest scores a "plus" on new Audi debut

Today's 8-hour race at Circuit Paul Ricard was not only the season opener for the 2010 Le Mans Series, it was also the opening skirmish in the Audi-Peugeot battle, building up to the Le Mans 24H in two months' time. ...

Tue 14 Dec 2010
Audi debuts new R18 TDI, outlines 2011 plans

Audi debuts new R18 TDI, outlines 2011 plans

Audi extends motorsport commitment Audi aims to continue its string of victories at the Le Mans 24 Hours with a completely new LMP1 sports car development. Since its debut in 1999, the brand with the Four Rings has won the world's most ...

Thu 28 Oct 2010
Le Mans Series mourns the loss of Hayden

Le Mans Series mourns the loss of Hayden

Le Mans Series and Endurance racing are in mourning... Hugh Hayden, a pillar of our series prematurely passed away last Saturday, after a heart attack. Creator of the Sebah team, Hugh Hayden managed the team with success from 2001; first ...

Mon 06 Dec 2010
BMW presents comprehensive racing programme for 2011

BMW presents comprehensive racing programme for 2011

Jens Marquardt introduced as next BMW Motorsport Director. Munich, 4th December 2010. BMW announced details concerning its 2011 motor racing programme during the BMW Sports Trophy Awards Ceremony held in Munich on Saturday. The company's...

Wed 15 Sep 2010
Davidson, Minassian take Silverstone for PeugeotHeadline

Davidson, Minassian take Silverstone for Peugeot

Anthony Davidson and Nicolas Minassian claimed victory at the Silverstone 1000 km for Peugeot, giving the French manufacturer the victory they were hoping for, but it turned out to be a much easier task than anyone had anticipated, as they took...

Thu 23 Sep 2010
NISMO statement on new LMP2 engine

NISMO statement on new LMP2 engine

NISMO LMP2 engine launched Nissan Motorsports International Co., Ltd. (Head office at Minami-Oi, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo; President: Shoichi Miyatani, "NISMO") announces the launch of the NISMO-prepared NISSAN VK45DE (4.5L ...

Sat 11 Sep 2010
Cyndie Allemann news 2010-09-09

Cyndie Allemann news 2010-09-09

Cyndie Allemann new Ambassador of TAG Heuer Bremgarten, Switzerland: An accurate watch is important to Swiss race driver Cyndie Allemann as she rockets around a track, knowing a split second can mean the difference between victory and ...

Thu 28 Oct 2010
Timo Bernhard wins ADAC Driver of the Year Award

Timo Bernhard wins ADAC Driver of the Year Award

Timo Bernhard is the ADAC Racing Driver of the Year Stuttgart/Atlanta - October 27 -- Porsche works driver Timo Bernhard, 29 years old, from Dittweiler, Germany has been voted ADAC Racing Driver of the Year by a jury of experts. He is the first...

Sun 18 Jul 2010
Oreca take long-awaited victory in PortimaoHeadline

Oreca take long-awaited victory in Portimao

Team Oreca's Peugeot 908 HDi FAP ran flawlessly for six hours at Portimao's Autodromo Internacional de Algarve to take victory in tonight's Le Mans Series race by a margin of five laps over the Lola of Rebellion Racing. ...

Fri 26 Nov 2010
Jens Marquardt to head BMW Motorsport

Jens Marquardt to head BMW Motorsport

Change at the top of BMW Motorsport: Mario Theissen to hand over to Jens Marquardt on 1 July 2011. Munich, 24 November 2010. After more than 12 uninterrupted years, a changeover at the head of BMW Motorsport is in the offing. On 30 June 2011,...

Sun 12 Sep 2010
McNish leads Audi front row at SilverstoneHeadline

McNish leads Audi front row at Silverstone

In the ongoing rivalry between the powerful Audi and Peugeot works teams in Le Mans racing, Peugeot has often been the hare with Audi still taking the victory as the tortoise. But at Silverstone today, the Audis were unbeatable as Allan McNish led...

Tue 14 Dec 2010
Porsche 2010 Awards ceremony report

Porsche 2010 Awards ceremony report

Gianluca Roda first Italian to win the Porsche Cup Stuttgart - December 12, 2010 -- Gianluca Roda is the first Italian to win the Porsche Cup, which has been awarded by Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, since 1970. As the brainchild of...

Mon 20 Dec 2010
BMW Motorsport 2010 season review

BMW Motorsport 2010 season review

2010 once again sees BMW celebrate victories across the world. BMW Motorsport can once again look back on a successful motor racing season. Whether with the BMW M3 GT2 in endurance racing, the BMW 320si WTCC in the FIA World Touring Car ...

Fri 05 Feb 2010
Audi 2010 Le Mans driver line-up

Audi 2010 Le Mans driver line-up

Audi names its driver line-up for Le Mans Ingolstadt/Le Mans, February 4, 2010 -- Audi will start the 78th edition of the legendary 24 Hours of Le Mans on June 12/13 with a total of three diesel-powered racing sports cars. At a press conference...

Tue 14 Dec 2010
2011 Porsche 911 GT3 RSR introduced

2011 Porsche 911 GT3 RSR introduced

2011 Version of the World's Most Successful GT Race Car Debut at Porsche "Night of Champions" Stuttgart - December 12 -- The Porsche 911 GT3 RSR takes off into the new motorsport season with significant modifications. The 2011 version of the ...

Thu 28 Oct 2010
Porsche Motorsport newsletter

Porsche Motorsport newsletter

Porsche Motorsport around the world Stuttgart/Atlanta - October 27 -- The Motorsport Newsletter regularly provides information on Porsche Motorsport around the world. More detailed information and additional photographs are available...

Fri 30 Apr 2010
BMW outlines future motorsport programme

BMW outlines future motorsport programme

BMW outlines future motorsport programme.Munich, 29th April 2010. Motorsport will continue to play a leading role at BMW, with plans now being implemented for an extensive programme. BMW will significantly expand its activities in the field ...

Sun 17 Jan 2010
Rebellion Racing interview with Jean-Christophe Boullion

Rebellion Racing interview with Jean-Christophe Boullion

INTERVIEW with JEAN-CHRISTOPHE BOULLION. Q - Jean-Christophe, how do you look at this new challenge with REBELLION Racing? A - I think I will integrate myself quickly in the team, I received very good feedback about the atmosphere within the...

Tue 14 Dec 2010
McNish comments on Audi R18 TDI

McNish comments on Audi R18 TDI

Audi has unveiled its latest sportscar which Britain's Allan McNish hopes will enable him to score his third and the German manufacturer's 10th Le Mans 24 Hours endurance race victory next June. McNish and his Audi Sport team-mates attended an...

Fri 03 Dec 2010
Toyota Motorsport GmbH to supply Rebellion Racing

Toyota Motorsport GmbH to supply Rebellion Racing

REBELLION RACING AND TOYOTA MOTORSPORT GmbH CONFIRM LMP1 ENGINE SUPPLY PARTNERSHIP LAUSANNE, Switzerland & COLOGNE, Germany - REBELLION Racing and Toyota Motorsport GmbH are pleased to confirm their plans for a Le Mans Prototype LMP1 engine...

Fri 17 Sep 2010
Oliver Gavin Goodwood Revival preview

Oliver Gavin Goodwood Revival preview

"I SAY, OLD CHAP, FANCY A SPIN IN THE E-TYPE?" Northamptonshire's Oliver Gavin has been a GM Corvette driver for the past nine seasons and rarely has an opportunity, or time, to drive cars produced by other manufacturers. The one glorious ...

Thu 02 Sep 2010
Oreca unveils LMP2 Oreca 03

Oreca unveils LMP2 Oreca 03

New contender: ORECA unveils its LM P2! Oreca has expanded its activities by launching the ORECA 03. ORECA has been a constructor since the end of 2007, and it has already made a name for itself with the ORECA 01 racing in LM P1, and the...

Sat 17 Jul 2010
Lapierre scores pole for Peugeot at PortimaoHeadline

Lapierre scores pole for Peugeot at Portimao

Nicolas Lapierre took advantage of his works-supported Peugeot 908 HDi FAP to claim another Le Mans Series pole position for ORECA Matmut's trophy case at Portimao, but unlike the qualifying at the Le Mans 24H last month, the Peugeot pole position...

Wed 02 Jun 2010
Porsche newsletter 2010-06-01

Porsche newsletter 2010-06-01

Nurburgring 24 Hours: Porsche swift but no happy ending For eight hours, the Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid led the Nurburgring 24 hour race, until almost two hours before the flag when engine damage halted the spectacular charge of the 'rolling race...

Sun 24 Oct 2010
Harold Primat to attend Rallye International du Valais

Harold Primat to attend Rallye International du Valais

Primat to drive zero car on Rallye International du Valais Aston Martin Racing Official Factory Driver Harold Primat will drive the zero car on this month's Rally International du Valais in Switzerland. The Geneva-based sportscar driver has...

Fri 24 Dec 2010