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Tue 02 Dec 2008
EU3: Audi to break new ground in 2009Headline

EU3: Audi to break new ground in 2009

The 2008 season was one for the record books for Audi. From its American Le Mans Series and DTM titles to its breathtaking win in the 24 Hours of Le Mans and snatch of the Le Mans Series championship, the German automaker had it all. In its bid to...

Mon 08 Dec 2008
EU3: Audi to concentrate on European motorsport

EU3: Audi to concentrate on European motorsport

Audi concentrates on European motorsport Ingolstadt -- Audi concentrates its motorsport programmes for the 2009 season on the new R15 TDI sport prototype for the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the re-worked racing touring car A4 DTM and the newly...

Fri 29 Feb 2008
Honda JAS Motorsport unveils Civic Type R Endurance

Honda JAS Motorsport unveils Civic Type R Endurance

NEW HONDA CIVIC TYPE R ENDURANCE LAUNCHED JAS Motorsport, Honda's long-term motorsport partner, is launching a new endurance racer based on the exciting Civic Type R, which will be eligible for tin-top endurance racing. The all-new design...

Sat 24 May 2008
Sat 27 Sep 2008
12H Hungary: Eevent preview

12H Hungary: Eevent preview

12H Hungary ready for the start! (26th of September 2008) After all the preparations at the spectacular "Hungaroring" F1 Circuit, the teams will take to the track for the first time today. Tomorrow, Saturday September 27th, 20 cars with teams...

Fri 25 Apr 2008
Calendar for 24H series finalised

Calendar for 24H series finalised

After some organisational changes, the calendar of the 24H SERIES, the world's first championship of 24-hour races for touring cars, GTs and 24h- specials, has now been finalised. Following the successful third running of the TOYO TIRES 24H of...

Mon 14 Jan 2008
24H Dubai: Hour one notes

24H Dubai: Hour one notes

Spectacular opening stage TOYO TIRES 24H of Dubai The third edition of the TOYO TIRES 24H of Dubai got off to a spectacular start, during which the race had to be neutralised no less than four times by means of a so-called "Code 60" (a maximum...

Sun 31 Aug 2008
MME: David Wall qualifying report

MME: David Wall qualifying report

Australians David Wall and his team mates, Barton Mawer and Damien Flack, have come home in an amazing 3rd position in a field of almost 80 cars in this weekend's 2008 Petronas Primax 3 Merdeka Millennium Endurance, (MME) in Malaysia. The ...

Mon 07 Jan 2008
Matt Griffin confirms 2008 plans

Matt Griffin confirms 2008 plans

Irish sportscar ace Matt Griffin has confirmed his 2008 plans which will see him contest his first International race of the new season, the famous Toyo Tires Dubai 24Hours race next weekend. The Cork-born racer, who last raced a 24 hours race at...

Fri 23 May 2008
24H Nurburgring: GT3 Endurance Team preview

24H Nurburgring: GT3 Endurance Team preview

GT3 Endurance Team head to the "Green Hell" South Island based motorsport enthusiasts Scott O'Donnell, Lindsay O'Donnell, Allan Dippie and Manawatu Doctor Bruce Stewart leave New Zealand this week to compete in the Nurburgring 24-Hour race in ...

Mon 14 Jan 2008
24H Dubai: UAE24HRS team race report

24H Dubai: UAE24HRS team race report

UAE24HRS.COM TEAM SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETES 24HR RACE UAE24hrs.com, a Dubai-based motor sport organization, announces that they have successfully completed the Toyo Tires 24 hour race at the Dubai Autodrome. Taking part in the race were no less...

Fri 23 May 2008
24H Nurburgring: Aston Martin confirms driver line-up

24H Nurburgring: Aston Martin confirms driver line-up

Gaydon. Aston Martin's growing presence on the track continues with the announcement that the British marque will be represented at this year's ADAC Nurburgring 24-hour race on 24/25 May with a DBRS9 and two Vantage N24s. Aston Martin ...

Sat 27 Sep 2008
12H Hungary: Event qaulifying report

12H Hungary: Event qaulifying report

Schubert Z4 on pole for 12H Hungary 2008 A 90-minutes' qualifying session was held late this afternoon to determine the grid positions for tomorrow's first edition of the 12H Hungary at the Hungaroring. Pole position was taken by the No.

Fri 12 Sep 2008
Jonathan Ridley-Holloway preview

Jonathan Ridley-Holloway preview

RIDLEY-HOLLOWAY PREPARES FOR BUSIEST WEEKEND OF YEAR Saloon car racer Jonathan Ridley-Holloway will embark on the biggest weekend of his motorsport career a little over a week from now, 20th/21st September when he competes in two different...

Tue 29 Apr 2008
VLN: Marino Franchitti Nordschleife race report

VLN: Marino Franchitti Nordschleife race report

Win for Marino on the famous Nordschleife The Nordschleife, quite often described as the most beautiful race track on earth, was the scene for the 2nd round of the VLN Championship today. A 4- hour race, with a start grid of 210 cars, run on the...

Tue 09 Sep 2008
Britcar 24: Strakka Racing preview

Britcar 24: Strakka Racing preview

Strakka Gearing up for another 24 Hours With a string of major endurance races under their belts already this season, including Le Mans 24 Hours and Spa 12 Hours, the team at Strakka Racing is now preparing for their final scheduled outing for...

Mon 16 Jun 2008
Volkswagen newsletter 2008-06-15
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Volkswagen newsletter 2008-06-15

Rally dos Sertoes 2008 Volkswagen all set for Brazilian debut with Race Touareg 2 For the two Volkswagen factory pairings, Giniel de Villiers/Dirk von Zitzewitz (RSA/D) and Mark Miller/Ralph Pitchford (USA/RSA), the Rally dos Sertões will start...

Mon 14 Jan 2008
24H Dubai: Event qualifying report

24H Dubai: Event qualifying report

VIP Pet Foods on pole Australian team, VIP Pet Foods (Porsche 911 RSR), will be starting this afternoon on pole for the third edition of the TOYO TIRES 24H of Dubai. With a lap time of 2'01"847, stalwart Craig Baird (New-Zealand) set the fastest...

Mon 12 May 2008
Volkswagen newsletter 2008-05-11

Volkswagen newsletter 2008-05-11

ATS Formula 3 Cup Belgian Laurens Vanthoor gives Volkswagen its first podium place Laurens Vanthoor, aged merely 17, clinched the first podium position for Volkswagen at rounds three and four of the ATS Formula 3 Cup at Oschersleben by...

Mon 01 Sep 2008
Zolder 24: Jos Menten race report

Zolder 24: Jos Menten race report

MENZO 24 HOURS OF ZOLDER This last weekend Jos Menten competed in the 30th edition of the Menzo 24 Hours of Zolder. In a gruelling race Menten, together with his team mates Markus Palttala, Armand Fumal and Michel Pulinx finished in a...

Tue 26 Aug 2008
Zolder 24: KS Motorsport and Ginetta join forces

Zolder 24: KS Motorsport and Ginetta join forces

No less than three KS Motorsport Ginettas in the 24 Hours of Zolder ZOLDER. As announced earlier this month, KS Motorsport is entering no less than three Ginetta G50Rs in the 24 Hours of Zolder, the fifth meeting of the Belgian GT Championship...

Wed 24 Sep 2008
Britcar 24: Mitsubishi weekend summary

Britcar 24: Mitsubishi weekend summary

Success for Mitsubishi with Evo X race debut The racing debut for the Works Mitsubishi Motors UK Lancer Evolution X in this weekend's Britcar 24-hour race at Silverstone was hailed as a great success by the team, the brand new car completing the...

Wed 28 May 2008
Nurburgring 24H: Nathan Freke race report

Nurburgring 24H: Nathan Freke race report

Kidderminster racing driver Nathan Freke and the Marangoni Fiat 500 completed their first endurance race at the Nurburgring 24 Hour. Despite technical problems in qualifying the little car ran without any mechanical problems for the whole race,...

Mon 15 Dec 2008
Adria 24: Thomas Biagi summary

Adria 24: Thomas Biagi summary

Together with his friends Daniel Ducret, Agostino Penna and Giuliano Altoe ADRIA, 14th December 2008 - Thomas Biagi has won the fifth edition of 24 Hours race in Adria during Telethon with Adria Race Way Team with an advantage of one round on...

Fri 18 Apr 2008
ETCS: Strakka Racing Vallelunga weekend summary

ETCS: Strakka Racing Vallelunga weekend summary

Strakka Racing's Peter Hardman and Nick Laventis set the pace for this season's Endurance Touring Car Series with a dominant run to pole in the opening round at the Corsican circuit of Vallelunga in Italy last weekend. The team's BMW M3 GTR had...

Sat 11 Oct 2008
12H Hungary: Fastest lap time set by Audi CR-8

12H Hungary: Fastest lap time set by Audi CR-8

During the first 12 hours race at the Hungaroring on the 27th of September the fantastic sports car, the Audi CR-8 with the famous Dutch driver Jaap van Lagen, has set its fastest lap time. After the qualification it finished on the 4th place with...

Fri 23 May 2008
24H Nurburgring: Volkswagen driver line-up

24H Nurburgring: Volkswagen driver line-up

24-hour race Nurburgring 2008 Stuck and Sainz in Volkswagen Scirocco on the Nordschleife Wolfsburg. The two-time Le Mans winner Hans-Joachim Stuck and the two-time World Rally Champion Carlos Sainz are leading Volkswagen's line-up of drivers...

Mon 15 Dec 2008
Dubai 24: Event newsletter 2008-12-13

Dubai 24: Event newsletter 2008-12-13

Preparations TOYO TIRES 24H of Dubai well underway GENNEP (December 13th, 2008) -- There is less than one month to go before the start of the first major motor racing event of 2009: the TOYO TIRES 24H of Dubai. The fourth running of this race...

Sun 25 May 2008
Nurburgring 24H: Volkswagen five hour report

Nurburgring 24H: Volkswagen five hour report

One-two lead for Scirocco GT24 after five hours Wolfsburg. Dream start for the new Scirocco GT24: The race version of the Volkswagen Sport Coupe controlled proceedings in the class for cars with two-litre turbo engines (SP3T) during the first...

Wed 24 Sep 2008
Britcar 24: Strakka Racing weekend summary

Britcar 24: Strakka Racing weekend summary

Unlucky Thirteen for Strakka Racing Finishing thirteenth in the Britcar Silverstone 24 Hours just about summed up the fortunes for Strakka Racing's quartet of Nick Leventis, Peter Hardman, Allan Simonsen and Christian Vann. Despite setting ...

Fri 29 Aug 2008
MME: David Wall Malaysian preview

MME: David Wall Malaysian preview

David Wall set to represent Australia in Malaysian Endurance Race New South Welshman David Wall is aiming to continue Australia's winning ways this weekend at the 2008 Petronas Primax 3 Merdeka Millennium Endurance, (MME) in Malaysia. The...

Mon 26 May 2008
Nurburgring 24H: Volkswagen post-race quotes

Nurburgring 24H: Volkswagen post-race quotes

Wolfsburg (25 May 2008). The quotes from Volkswagen Motorsport Director Kris Nissen and the eleven drivers about the class one-two with the new Scirocco GT24 in the 24-hour race around the Nurburgring: Kris Nissen, Volkswagen Motorsport ...

Wed 25 Jun 2008
BTCS Spa 12H: Strakka Racing BMW race report

BTCS Spa 12H: Strakka Racing BMW race report

The Strakka Racing BMW M3, co-driven by team regulars Peter Hardman and Nick Leventis, and joined for this one-off endurance event by fellow Briton Christian Vann, worked through from fifth on the grid to lead the BTCS Spa 12 Hours by the ...

Mon 26 May 2008
Nurburgring 24H: Tomas Enge race report

Nurburgring 24H: Tomas Enge race report

Tomas Enge's debut at the famous 24 hours Nurburgring race was influenced by several collisions caused by other cars. Together with Karl Wendlinger, Robert Lechner and Stefan Mucke finished way down in the field after they lost nearly half of the...

Fri 19 Sep 2008
24H: Dakar event set for 2009

24H: Dakar event set for 2009

Le 24H Dakar 2009: A new challenge in Africa GENNEP (September 19th, 2008) Creventic BV, organiser of the TOYO TIRES 24H of Dubai and the 24H SERIES, comes up with a new challenge in motorsport from February 20th till 22nd, 2009: "Le 24H Dakar"...

Sun 25 May 2008
Nurburgring 24H: Volkswagen 18 hour report

Nurburgring 24H: Volkswagen 18 hour report

Wolfsburg (25 May 2008). The new Scirocco GT24 continues to lead the class for cars with two-litre turbo engines and is eleventh overall in the field of 219 cars after three-quarters of the 24-hour race around the Nürburgring. After 18 hours of...