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Tue 28 Dec 2004
Petersen/White Lightning honored at Porsche banquet

Petersen/White Lightning honored at Porsche banquet

Petersen/ White Lightning Takes Two Spots in Porsche Cup Top-5 LAS VEGAS, Nev., December 20, 2004 -- Petersen Motorsports/ White Lightning Racing was well represented on Saturday evening at the Porsche Motorsports Banquet in Weissach, Germany....

Wed 15 Dec 2004
Care Racing, BMS announce 2005 plans

Care Racing, BMS announce 2005 plans

BMS To Continue With Care Racing For 2005 Double FIA GT Championship winners, BMS Scuderia Italia, have finalised an agreement with Care Racing Development to campaign two of its Prodrive-developed Ferrari 550 Maranellos in the GT1 category of...

Wed 24 Nov 2004
RML announces 2005 sportscar plans

RML announces 2005 sportscar plans

RML announced today that they will enter the 2005 Le Mans Endurance Series and the 24 Heures du Mans with the MG Lola backed by the AD Group. The existing MG EX257 will undergo an up-grade programme during the winter and will enter the series in...

Wed 10 Nov 2004
Veloqx announces withdrawal from motorsport

Veloqx announces withdrawal from motorsport

After three highly successful years competing in endurance and sportscar races in the UK, Continental Europe and the USA, Veloqx announces its withdrawal from competitive motorsport. Formed at the end of the 2001 season, Veloqx's successes have...

Tue 09 Nov 2004
Lamborghini R-GT test notes 2004-11-08

Lamborghini R-GT test notes 2004-11-08

Lamborghini R-GT runs well in tyre test, with more performance to come 8 November 2004-- At the invitation of Michelin, the Lamborghini Murcielago R-GT sports racing car participated in four days of tyre testing at the Misano circuit in Italy...

Fri 05 Nov 2004
Brundle, Blundell, Price form team for 2006

Brundle, Blundell, Price form team for 2006

Brundle and Blundell return to the cockpit - together 4 November 2004... Former Grand Prix stars and Le Mans 24 Hour winners Martin Brundle and Mark Blundell announce today that they are joining forces with David Price to create a brand...

Fri 01 Oct 2004
2005 Le Mans calendar of sporting events announced

2005 Le Mans calendar of sporting events announced

The planned 2005 "Le Mans" Calendar of Sporting Events "24 HEURES DU MANS" : Preliminary Practice Sessions on Sunday 5th June ; 73rd edition on 18th and 19th June With the unveiling of the 2005 calendar of sporting events on the Le ...

Wed 15 Sep 2004
2005 date for 24 Heures du Mans

2005 date for 24 Heures du Mans

Mark your calendars if you are a sports car fan as the dates for the 2005 most prestigious and challenging endurance event have been moved down one weekend on the June calendar. The Automobile Club de l'Ouest list new dates for the 2005 24 Heures...

Fri 10 Sep 2004
ACO to be part of the Mondial de l'Automobile

ACO to be part of the Mondial de l'Automobile

Mondial de l'Automobile 2004 The A.C.O. and the "24 Heures du Mans" will be represented. Always an eagerly awaited event, the Mondial de l'Automobile will be held between Saturday 25th September and Sunday 10th October in Paris (Porte ...

Wed 23 Jun 2004
Patrick Long: Eight day week

Patrick Long: Eight day week

Eight Days a Week: Patrick Long Completes a Rare Le Mans & Indy Double INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. In the span of eight days, American Patrick Long completed a rare racing double: He competed on the two most storied racing circuits in the world Le...

Sun 20 Jun 2004
BTCC: Audi Motorsport newsletter 2004-06-13

BTCC: Audi Motorsport newsletter 2004-06-13

Motorsport Newsletter 14/2004 LE MANS Audi 1-2-3 victory at Le Mans 24h Le Mans: For the fourth time after 2000, 2001 and 2002, an Audi R8 has won the Le Mans 24 Hours. In front of 200,000 spectators, Audi's importer teams Audi Sport Japan...

Sat 19 Jun 2004
Christian Vann race report

Christian Vann race report

So Far ~ So Near Christian Vann and the Taurus Sports Racing Lola came within a whisker of recording a remarkable top-ten finish at last weekend's Le Mans 24 Hours. The former privateer World GT Champion was co-driving the ...

Thu 17 Jun 2004
ALMS' Clint Field race report

ALMS' Clint Field race report

Clint Field's 24 Hours of Le Mans Win Starting to Sink in BRASELTON, Georgia - Only a few days removed from scoring a class win in the 24 Hours of Le Mans this past weekend, and being awake for 48 straight hours in the process, Clint Field is...

ALMS's Chris Dyson race summary

ALMS's Chris Dyson race summary

Chris Dyson Shines in First Appearance at Le Mans; Leads American Drivers to Finish LE MANS, France - The 14 American drivers who participated in the 72nd running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans this past weekend left the Circuit de La Sarthe with ...

Marc Lieb race report

Marc Lieb race report

Marc Lieb was ready for victory in his second 24 Heures du Mans, but success proved elusive. After finishing second in the GT class in 2003, Lieb, of Leipzig, Germany, and his co-drivers Leo Hindery of New York and Mike Rockenfeller of Neuwied, ...

SBR drivers' race notes

SBR drivers' race notes

LAKEVILLE, Conn. (June 14) - The 24 Hours of Le Mans, the world's most prestigious sports car race, has been won overall by Skip Barber grad Seiji Ara in an Audi R8 for Audi Sport Team Goh, along with co-drivers Tom Kristensen (now a six-time...

Orbit Racing/BAM! final report

Orbit Racing/BAM! final report

race final Orbit Racing, in partnership with BAM! (British American Motorsport), had an early out from the 24 Heures du Mans. The team was in contention for the GT class win, but a mechanical failure dropped them out of the 24-hour...

Mon 14 Jun 2004
Gavin Pickering race report

Gavin Pickering race report

Galant Le Mans Effort Ends in Retirement for Pickering Gavin Pickering's 2004 Le Mans 24 Hours ended in retirement when his Epsilon Sport Courage C65 engine cried enough at approximately 2.10am. This was the first non-finish for the 24 year...

Adam Sharpe race report

Adam Sharpe race report

Sharpe makes his point in Le Mans Adam Sharpe successfully completed his debut in the gruelling Le Mans 24 Hours yesterday, the 19 year old from Taunton, Somerset, joining team mates Neil Cunningham and Steve Hyde in bringing the Morgan ...

Ralph Firman race report

Ralph Firman race report

Firman encouraged by Le Mans debut Ralph Firman's debut in the Le Mans 24 Hours saw the 29 year old English star produce a strong performance in the Racing for Holland Dome-Judd alongside team mates Tom Coronel and Justin Wilson.

Allan McNish interviewHeadline

Allan McNish interview

Allan McNish spoke early on Sunday morning about his accident in the opening hours of the race. The Audi Sport UK Team Veloqx driver had spun on oil and hit the barriers but was able to get the car back to the pits before having to be taken to the...

Sun 13 Jun 2004
Nasamax early afternoon report

Nasamax early afternoon report

Progress Despite Misfire For Green Fuel Nasamax at Le Mans 24 Hours As the sun rose at the Sarthe circuit, the 5 litre Nasamax Judd V10 continued on its way, clocking up laps. The misfire was still there. 'I've decided to make a friend of it,'...

Nasamax halfway report

Nasamax halfway report

Green Fuel Nasamax Judd V10 Rises Through The Leaderboard Werner Lupberger's wishes for a boring race with uninterrupted stints may have come true after all. In the last 8 hours, the team has settled into a pattern of multiple stints with all...

Champion Racing hour nine report

Champion Racing hour nine report

LE MANS, France (June 13, 2004) - Nine hours into the race, Team ADT Champion Racing has found themselves back in the top ten of the remaining 42-car field. In fact, the ...

Davies leads despite incident with MagnussenHeadline

Davies leads despite incident with Magnussen

Jamie Davies had an eventful stint in the early hours for Audi Sport UK Team Veloqx as he served a stop-go penalty for an earlier infringement and then he collided with Jan Magnussen, leading the GTS category, sending the Dane into the tyres....

RML eight hour report

RML eight hour report

RML started this years Le Mans 24 Hours race today with the teams three drivers Mike Newton, Tommy Erdos and Nathan Kinch securing a 7th row grid position with the MG Lola EX257. Tommy took the start of the 24 Hour race and a clean getaway saw...

Petersen/White Lightning eight hour report

Petersen/White Lightning eight hour report

Petersen/White Lightning -- LM GT Class Leader -- Le Mans Eight Hour Report LE MANS, France, June 13, 2004 -- The No. 90 Petersen Motorsports/ White Lightning Racing Porsche 911 GT3 RSR continues to lead the LM GT class of the 72nd Annual 24...

Orbit Racing/BAM! six hour report

Orbit Racing/BAM! six hour report

Saturday 12 June race 6h Orbit Racing, in partnership with BAM! ( British American Motorsport), had a strong start to the 24 Heures du Mans, but encountered trouble in the third hour of the 24-hour race. The team dropped to seventh in the ...

Prodrive Ferrari six hour report

Prodrive Ferrari six hour report

After six hours of running, the Care Racing supported Prodrive Ferrari nr. 66 is well positioned in sixth place overall, second in the GTS class. All three drivers have now completed their first two stints in the car, and there are no problems...