The 2008 technical regulations: stability and opening
All the races organized under the Le Mans label in 2008 (Le Mans 24 Hours,
the American Le Mans Series in the USA and the Le Mans Series in Europe)
will comply with new specifications drawn...
Corvette Racing to Compete in 12-Race American Le Mans Series in 2008
Chevrolet Factory Team to Run Entire ALMS Schedule and 24 Hours of Le
DETROIT - Corvette Racing, the most successful team in the history of the
American Le Mans Series,...
Audi with clear commitment to motorsport
Most extensive factory involvement in company's history Race version of
the new Audi A4 celebrates debut in DTM Entry in the Le Mans Series in
Europe planned AUDI AG makes a clear commitment to...
AUTOCON'S LEWIS ON LE MANS: WE'RE GOING!
Ten teams from the American Le Mans Series already have received
invitations to the next running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans. None may be as
ecstatic at the prospect of running in the ...
The Automobile Club de l'Ouest is hard at work preparing the 2008 season
with what promises to be an exceptional action-packed programme. Note the
29th & 30th MARCH FRENCH SUPERBIKE CHAMPIONSHIP
This is the start of the motorbike season...
Horag Racing's Didier Theys and Fredy Lienhard have high hopes heading into
the 2008 season with a Porsche RS Spyder
Many years have passed since Didier Theys and Fredy Lienhard sat behind the
wheel of legendary Porsche sports cars in endurance...
Horag Racing to Campaign Porsche RS Spyder in 2008
SULGEN, Switzerland, Oct. 5 - Endurance sports car drivers Fredy Lienhard and
Didier Theys announced today that they will drive a Porsche RS Spyder fielded
by Horag Racing in the Le Mans ...
Riley Technologies announces new GT2 Corvette
Newest offering from Riley is eligible for competition across the globe
Brassleton, GA (5 October 2007)-- Riley Technologies will open a new
chapter in its history with Le Mans, as the famed ...
As announced by Jean-Claude Plassart , the President of the Automobile
Club de l'Ouest during last June's press conference before the 2007 Le
Mans 24 Hours, the ACO has taken advantage of the intervening months to
refine its study of the...
Hugues de CHAUNAC has already mentioned it several times, the ORECA
team has a double ambition : to enter the top LM-P1 class and to build
its own car to race at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Needless to say, such a
programme cannot be undertaken...
DTM STARS ATTACK AT WEMBLEY!
The Race of Champions has secured two further big racing stars for the
unique event that will see Wembley Stadium transformed into a tarmac race
track this December.
Seven-times Le Mans winner Tom Kristensen and...
Tom Kristensen is thrilled by new Audi R8
Le Mans record winner drives Audi sports car privately
Kristensen: "The Audi R8 is pure passion for me"
Dane clinched five victories at Le Mans in the racing version
Tom Kristensen and the Audi R8 --...
Audi Motorsport Newsletter 11/2007
Ingolstadt, 01 July 2007
Frank Stippler second in the Norwegian rain
STCC: Frank Stippler has achieved his best-ever result in the Swedish
Touring Car Championship (STCC) in difficult conditions. On a wet ...
Audi achieves podium result in Nuremberg
DTM: In front of 141,000 spectators (throughout the weekend) Mattias
Ekstrom clinched a podium result for Audi in the "home race" at the
Norisring despite a spoiled qualifying. The Swede in his Red Bull...
Le Mans-winning DBR9 set to wow British crowds at Goodwood
The Aston Martin Racing and InterContinental Hotels & Resorts DBR9 which
triumphed at the Le Mans 24-hour endurance race, held last weekend, is
set to appear before British fans at the...
Third Place Podium finish for Pierre Ehret at 24h of Le Mans with Autorlando-Porsche
During the 75th edition of the 24h of Le Mans on 16./17. June 2007 Pierre
Ehret reached a brilliant third place. Together with his teammates Allan
Oliver Gavin's reflections on missing out on a 4th consecutive Le Mans
How much can a driver do from the side of the track, and what to do when
it all goes wrong?
Well, as you saw from the last posting on my website at 5.30pm, it...
We are proud of the performance of all Team Modena members in the
toughest motorsport event in the world - resulting in a finish in this
gruelling race. This year presented us with some unavoidable incidents -
including being hit from...
Kumho wins at 24 Hours of Le Mans
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA.Kumho Tires and Binnie Motorsports won the LMP2
class at the 75th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the famous French
endurance race that was held June 16 and 17. Binnie co-drivers...
Shock at midnight: Technical Knockout stopped Kruse Motorsport
The 24 Hours at Le Mans is not only the most famous race in the world but
also one of the toughest challenges for drivers, crews and cars.
Unfortunately, Kruse ...
BREMBO TEAMS WIN THREE CLASSE AT 24 HOURS OF LE MANS
Make That Seven Overall Victories in Past Eight Years!
LE MANS, France, June 17, 2007 Whether four-wheel or two, open-wheel, prototype or
GT, since Brembo began racing with Ferrari in 1975,...
MOWLEM, RISI LE MANS EFFORT ENDS IN DISAPPOINTMENT
LE MANS, France (June 17, 2007) -- Johnny Mowlem's dream of
winning the 24 Hours of Le Mans went up in steam when an accident well
after the halfway mark in the race severely damaged the car...
Kerr Captures Le Mans Podium in 24 Hour Race Debut
A1 Team Great Britain's
Robbie Kerr capped his debut at the famed Le Mans 24 Hour Race in France
at the weekend, 16th-17th June, with a second place LMP2 class finish.
The British racer...
Le Mans Dream up in Smoke
RML's hopes of completing an unprecedented hat-trick of LMP2 wins
Le Mans 24 Hours literally went up in smoke at 09:53 on Sunday morning,
when the MG Lola EX264's AER turbocharged engine blew a piston
Peugeot held on to pole position for the Le Mans 24 Hours after
intermittent rain reduced final qualifying to a practice session.
Showers during the day meant that no competitive running was able to
take place, so teams used the opportunity to ...
Five o'clock, back to the paddock
Guillaume Moreau was forced to retire from Le Mans 24 Hours after his
Courage's AER engine broke early on Sunday morning. Here is the inside
story of the French driver's Le Mans debut.
Sunday, June 3rd: Test...
AUDI WINS IN THE WET AT LE MANS!
Audi and diesel power won again at the 24 Hours Le Mans as Frank Biela,
Emanuele Pirro and Marco Werner teamed for their second straight victory
Sunday in the world's greatest auto race. It...
Team Modena Win Le Mans Technical Award
As the 2007 Le Mans 24-Hour race drew to a close, the Auto Club de
L'Ouest, organisers of the world-famous event awarded Team Modena the
Prix Escra for the best technical performance of any team at this ...
Audi Motorsport Newsletter 09/2007
Audi stays in the victory lane at Le Mans
Le Mans: AUDI AG has continued its impressive series of victories in the
Le Mans 24 Hour race in extremely difficult conditions. Frank Biela,
Emanuele Pirro and Marco...
PEUGEOT-AUDI REMATCH AT PETIT LE MANS?
Following Audi's win over Peugeot on Sunday at Le Mans, the diesel powers
already were looking forward to a rematch. But it could come much sooner
than next year's running of the 24 ...
LOLA TAKE FOURTH CONSECUTIVE LMP2 TITLE
Lola celebrated an unprecedented fourth
consecutive Le Mans LMP2 class victory today, as Binnie Motorsports
crossed the chequered flag after 24 hours of untroubled racing at the
world's toughest motor race.
Iradj Alexander: out at Le Mans.
The Swiss race driver Iradj Alexander didn't
unfortunately end the 24 hours of Le Mans, disputed
between Saturday and Sunday on the French circuit.
After an excellent start, the team Swiss Spirit
On Wednesday evening Antonio Garcia clocked the sixth best time in the
LMGT1 category, and this meant that the Spaniard would take the start on
Saturday at 15:00hrs from the fifteenth row on the grid. The start position
on the grid is...
Quotes after the race at Le Mans
Dr Wolfgang Ullrich (Head of Audi Motorsport): "I think this was the
most difficult race we ever did at Le Mans -- even more difficult than
the rain-soaked race in 2001. This was topped this time due to the ...
Fernandez & Co. Take Second in LMP2 Class at Le Mans
Perseverance was the name of the game for the driving trio of Adrian
Fernandez, Haruki Kurosawa and Robbie Kerr who battled back from
mechanical problems to claim a second-place LMP2 class...