Sat 25 May 2013
Russian driver Sergey Zlobin hopes to field an LMP2 car at Le Mans in 2014, with a cast of Russian drivers.
Fri 24 May 2013
Ninety years ago this coming Sunday 26th May, the first Le Mans 24 Hours got under way. Since then what was called the 24-Hours Endurance Grand Prix has become one of the greatest motor races in the world.
Wed 22 May 2013
Jim France will give the green flag to the field for the 90th anniversary 24 Hours of Le Mans, following in his father's footsteps, Bill France Jr. who gave the green flag to the field in the 1976 edition of the race.
Sixty years after his grandfather won the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Archie Hamilton will make his debut with the Delta-ADR Oreca Nissan at the historic event.
Tue 21 May 2013
The teams entered for the 2013 Le Mans 24 hours have announced the names of the three drivers who will relay one another in their cars. The list in question is a particularly high-quality one for the 90th anniversary of the Le Mans 24 Hours.
Sat 18 May 2013
Lotus is fielding two of the new Lotus Praga T128 LMP2 car with Kevin Weeda, James Rossiter and Christophe Bouchut driving #31 while Thomas Holzer, Dominik Kraihamer and Jan Charouz will compete in the sister car #32
Fri 17 May 2013
Wed 15 May 2013
GP2 title contender and Caterham F1 Team's reserve driver Alexander Rossi will step into the cockpit of the LMP2 for his first 24 Hours of Le Mans challenge.
Mon 13 May 2013
Fri 10 May 2013
Since the start of the year numerous special operations have taken place and they will continue to multiply until the start of the race on 22nd June.
Wed 08 May 2013
AF Corse makes official one of the squads engaged in the next 24 Hours of Le Mans: Piergiuseppe Perazzini, Darryl O’Young and Lorenzo Casè in the GTE AM Ferrari 458 Italia GT2 No. 55
Mercedes already has cars that compete in GT and endurance series and question is will they built a prototype for Le Mans in the future? IndyCar entry would probably be Mercedes engines if they do elect to go that route.
Tue 07 May 2013
Benoît Tréluyer and his two co-drives André Lotterer and Marcel Fässler celebrated their first win of the WEC season at Spa-Francorchamps. Now they will focus on the premier endurance race: the 24 Hours of Le Mans!
Mon 06 May 2013
The race ended in an Audi one, two, three and a Ferrari double in LM GTE as the Italian cars triumphed in both Pro and Am.
Tue 30 Apr 2013
The two-time Daytona 500 winner and Advisory board member of Motorsport.com, Michael Waltrip celebrates his 50th birthday today, April 30th 2013.
Sat 27 Apr 2013
Due to the Gulf Racing Middle East team withdrawing their No. 29 LM P2 entry, the DKR Engineering bumps up to an official entry for the 2013 24 Hours of Le Mans race.
Fri 26 Apr 2013
The driver line-up for Le Mans will remain the same as at Spa except for Richie Stanaway who will be replaced in France by American Le Mans Series racer, Bill Auberlen, who celebrated victory at Long Beach last week.
Mon 22 Apr 2013
Sun 21 Apr 2013
Fri 19 Apr 2013
Audi to test tire technology for 2014. Early preparation for new regulations and Marco Bonanomi planned as test driver.
Thu 18 Apr 2013
Head of Development Wolfgang Dürheimer: "Reaction to the increasing demands." Audi Sport optimizes its organizational structure; DTM and Le Mans Prototype areas reinforced.
Wed 17 Apr 2013
Tue 16 Apr 2013
The German team takes the lead on the route to Le Mans, which began this weekend in front of 35,000 spectators in the Silverstone 6 Hours, the opening round of the WEC. The European Le Mans Series had a 3-hour race.
Mon 15 Apr 2013
On April 3rd, the news that Mark Webber may leave Formula One at the end of 2013 was a rumor. Now it seems that apparently the Australian will join Porsche to take on the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Fri 12 Apr 2013
Following the withdrawal of Starworks Motorsport from the FIA World Endurance Championship and the Le Mans 24 Hours, it will be replaced on the Le Mans 24-Hours grid by Swiss team Morand Racing.
The 23-year-old American joins Patrick Bornhauser and Julien Canal at the French squad that has claimed GT class victories in sportscar racing’s blue riband event for the last three years.
Eric Thompson, the first driver to be honoured as he will be the first to be inducted into the Le Mans Drivers Hall of Fame
Thu 04 Apr 2013
Cooper MacNeil will join Larbre Competition in the No. 70 WeatherTech/Chevrolet Corvette C6.R for his 24 Hours of Le Mans debut
Wed 03 Apr 2013
Porsche not denying the possibility of Webber joining the team for their return to La Sarthe next year.
Mon 01 Apr 2013
With alternative fuels and energies quite popular in racing these days (Le Mans has an extra, non-points awarding, entry devoted to exactly this), Motorsport.com thought it would be fun to explore the ultimate alternative energy sourced racer.
Fri 29 Mar 2013
Thu 28 Mar 2013
With works Porsche backing and official drivers, the German team manager is setting his sights high for the return to top level endurance racing.
The new GT race car for the World Endurance Championship and the Le Mans 24 Hours is the 911 RSR: consequent lightweight design for 50th anniversary.
Fri 22 Mar 2013
The 6 Hours of Silverstone will be the first real FIA WEC test of the year before the 24 Hours of Le Mans in June, and the hybrid war between Audi and Toyota will be there too.
Nelson Panciatici and Pierre Ragues, the two drivers who will share the car at every round of the ELMS, will be joined for the Le Mans 24 Hours by Tristan Gommendy.
Thu 21 Mar 2013
Fri 15 Mar 2013
This Strategic Alliance will lead to a close collaboration between the ACO and United SportsCar Racing to promote, develop and reinforce endurance racing in North America.
"Le Mans remains an important objective for us and we are starting the work today to be there in 2014 in accordance with our ambitions," explains Dominique Heintz, team manager.
Fri 08 Mar 2013
On Friday 8th March, the French make announced its Le Mans 24-Hours comeback in the LM P2 category. The Automobile Club de l’Ouest is very happy about this entry 35 years after the Alpine-Renault A442B’s famous victory in 1978.
As reported earlier in the week, the famous Renault brand Alpine will be returning to sportscars this year. It's official.
Wed 06 Mar 2013
The ACO has called a press conference for this Friday and could answer many questions about Renault's potential involvement at Le Mans.
Fri 01 Mar 2013
Tue 26 Feb 2013
Nissan is targeting a return to the Le Mans 24 Hours in 2014 with a pioneering Nissan race car showcasing electric technology.
British monthly Motorsport magazine honours Audi’s sportscar “legend” at the Covent Garden’s historic Royal Opera House in London.
Sat 23 Feb 2013
Jonny Kane will contest his 10th 24 Hours of Le Mans. The Strakka Racing driver will be racing for the gold in a HPD ARX-03c Honda on the La Sarth circuit plus in the World Endurance Championship season long challenge.
Tue 19 Feb 2013
Interview with Sir Lindsay Owen-Jones - President of the FIA Endurance Commission who competed in the 24 Hours of Le Mans. An introduction from FIA President Jean Todt precedes the interview.
After an impressive debut in the WEC in 2012, which included three victories in just six races, the team returns with an ambition to win both the Le Mans 24 Hours and the WEC title.
Fri 15 Feb 2013
This phenomenal record of success of Lucas Luhr makes him the perfect final addition to Jota’s 2013 Le Mans line-up.
Mon 11 Feb 2013
Nick Heidfeld (Germany), Neel Jani (Switzerland) and Nicolas Prost (France) will share driving duties at the 12 Hours of Sebring.
Fri 08 Feb 2013
Endurance ace Ryan Dalziel joins factory backed SRT Viper GTS-R program for 12 hours of Sebring, 24 hours of Le Mans and Petit Le Mans. He will compete in all non-conflicting FIA World Endurance Championship races with Starworks Motorsport.
Thu 07 Feb 2013
Ryan Dalziel joins Tommy Kendall, Marc Goossens, Kuno Wittmer, Dominik Farnbacher and Jonathan Bomarito in the SRT Viper GTS-Rs for 2013 ALMS enduros and the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
The German sports car pilot Stefan Mücke in 2013 again as works driver for Aston Martin Racing at the WEC – "We want to get the title in the GTE Pro Class“
Wed 06 Feb 2013
Dr. Don Panoz makes a switch on the DeltaWing project. He is taking the chassis in-house powered by Mazda. The new generation DeltaWing will be on the grid at Sebring.
Tue 05 Feb 2013
Aston Martin Racing has unveiled its most ambitious motorsport programme to date as it aims to win the GTE class in both the 24 Hours of Le Mans and the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), as the marque celebrates its centenary year.
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