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Tue 05 Jun 2007
Motors TV announce 24H live coverage team

Motors TV announce 24H live coverage team

Motors TV confirms commentary team for exclusive LIVE Le Mans 24 Hours coverage Channel 413 on Sky Digital and 545 on Virgin Media Motors TV have announced a commentary team brimming with knowledge and experience of the Le Mans 24 Hours as the...

Fri 12 Oct 2007
A full circle for Theys, LienhardHeadline

A full circle for Theys, Lienhard

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...

Sat 29 Sep 2007
ACO adjusts diesel equivalence formula for 2008

ACO adjusts diesel equivalence formula for 2008

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...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
Peugeot Sport launches P1, names drivers

Peugeot Sport launches P1, names drivers

In 2007 Peugeot will be returning to the world's automotive racing circuits at the highest level, after retiring from the WRC at the end of 2005. Announced on 14th June 2005 Peugeot's Le Mans programme only really started once the last WRC test ...

Sat 22 Dec 2007
ACO announces the 2008 technical regulations

ACO announces the 2008 technical regulations

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...

Sat 16 Jun 2007
Sun 17 Jun 2007
Audi Motorsport newsletter 2007-06-17

Audi Motorsport newsletter 2007-06-17

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...

Audi R10 TDI takes repeat victory at Le MansHeadline

Audi R10 TDI takes repeat victory at Le Mans

Audi dominated the Le Mans 24 Hours with a near flag-to-flag victory in the 75th running of the event. Although the win was convincing it came at the cost of two of the three Audi cars that crashed out during the race, leaving the sole ...

Wed 13 Jun 2007
Team LNT, Panoz - ALMS spotlight

Team LNT, Panoz - ALMS spotlight

A YEAR LATER, PANOZ AND LNT AIM FOR GT2 REPEAT Lawrence Tomlinson knew it was going to happen. It was just a matter of time. The leading Porsche at Le Mans last year just had to break, so hard was the beating it took in the...

Fri 05 Oct 2007
Riley Technologies announces new GT2 Corvette

Riley Technologies announces new GT2 Corvette

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 ...

Sun 03 Jun 2007
Le Mans 24h race to use ALMS' leader lights

Le Mans 24h race to use ALMS' leader lights

SERIES' LEADER LIGHTS SYSTEM MAKES ITS WAY TO LE MANS This year's 24 Hours of Le Mans will have even more of an American Le Mans Series flavor when cars hit the famed circuit on Wednesday for practice and qualifying. For the first ...

Fri 22 Jun 2007
Pierre Ehret race notes

Pierre Ehret race notes

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 Simonsen and...

Sat 16 Jun 2007
Wed 13 Jun 2007
Val Hillebrand joins Courage for 24H

Val Hillebrand joins Courage for 24H

VAL RACING WITH COURAGE IN LE MANS LE MANS. Young Belgian Val Hillebrand arrived last minute in Le Mans for the 75th edition of the legendary 24 hours of Le Mans. The French Courage team integrated the former FIA Sportscar World champion in its...

Sun 17 Jun 2007
Creation Autosportif race report

Creation Autosportif race report

CREATION RETIRES FROM THE RACE AT 11:15PM Team Creation Autosportif had to retire from the 75th edition of the Le Mans 24H after the top of the differential casing was broken when the car went off the track in the Porsche curve and hit the tyre...

Sun 15 Apr 2007
Audi Newsletter 2007-04-15

Audi Newsletter 2007-04-15

Audi Motorsport Newsletter 03/2007 Ingolstadt, 15 April 2007 Audi R10 TDI increases championship lead Tom Kristensen is father for third time 180,000 spectators attend DTM presentation Frank Stippler eager for debut in Sweden Stevo Goldstein...

Fri 22 Jun 2007
Guillaume Moreau race report

Guillaume Moreau race report

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...

Sun 17 Jun 2007
Porsche Motorsport race report

Porsche Motorsport race report

PORSCHE 911 GT3 RSR WINS SECOND 24-HOUR RACE IN TWO WEEKS AT AMERICAN FACTORY DRIVER PATRICK LONG LEADS FRENCH TEAM TO GT2 VICTORY AT LE MANS ATLANTA -- June 17 -- After missing out on a GT2 class victory last year when leading in the 23rd hour,...

Fri 15 Jun 2007
Team Bruichladdich Radical Thursday qualifying report

Team Bruichladdich Radical Thursday qualifying report

TEAM BRUICHLADDICH RADICAL ALL SET TO START 24 HOUR EPIC The weather dictated today's running with rain making it impossible to better the times set in yesterday's sessions. Team Bruichladdich Radical chose to work on the car through the first...

Wed 17 Jan 2007
Marco Werner - Audi profile

Marco Werner - Audi profile

Audi factory driver Marco Werner in profile Comeback with the Audi R10 TDI in the USA Two Le Mans victories and two ALMS titles with Audi At home on Lake Constance in Switzerland The Americans were quite astounded when Marco Werner won his...

Mon 04 Jun 2007
Creation Autosportif test day notes

Creation Autosportif test day notes

After a very busy off season and only 12 days after its first shakedown the CA07 ran today at the Le Mans circuit. With the first step into the Le Mans 24 H the test day has been a very fruitful working session for the team, with the brand new...

Tue 27 Feb 2007
2007 Le Mans 24H entry list

2007 Le Mans 24H entry list

@>LM P1 No. Entrant Car Qualification method --- ------------------------------- ------------------------------- -------------------------------- 1 Audi Sport North America Audi R10 ...

Sat 16 Jun 2007
Sun 02 Dec 2007
Audi commits motorsports program for 2008

Audi commits motorsports program for 2008

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...

Sat 16 Jun 2007
Risi Competizione hour six notes

Risi Competizione hour six notes

The weather gods sent every challenge known to man (or engineer) in the first two hours of today's 75th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, but the Risi Competizione team met them all head on and came out ahead. At the end of the first...

Thu 18 Oct 2007
Le Mans circuit 2008 schedule
DTM

Le Mans circuit 2008 schedule

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 dates: 29th & 30th MARCH FRENCH SUPERBIKE CHAMPIONSHIP This is the start of the motorbike season...

Tue 13 Mar 2007
Harold Primat first test notes

Harold Primat first test notes

Primat satisifed with first Pescarolo test Swiss racing driver Harold Primat was satisfied with his first test for double Le Mans Series champions Pescarolo Sport after getting a taste of the team's all-conquering Pescarolo C60-Judd last ...

Sat 16 Jun 2007
Audi maintains lead after 14 hours

Audi maintains lead after 14 hours

The running order remained static over hours twelve to fourteen of the Le Mans 24 Hours with LMP1 cars covering the first six places, including Allan McNish leading in the ...

Michelin Thursday qualifying report

Michelin Thursday qualifying report

Pole position for Peugeot-Michelin car N8 at the 75th 24 Hours of Le Mans Last night 53 cars took part in the second qualifying session of the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The coveted pole position remained with Peugeot Michelin car N8 driven by ...

Fri 22 Jun 2007
Peugeot retains pole when rain hits areaHeadline

Peugeot retains pole when rain hits area

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 ...

Sat 16 Jun 2007
Villeneuve prepares for first Le MansHeadline

Villeneuve prepares for first Le Mans

Jacques Villeneuve makes his first appearance in the 24 Hours of Le Mans after a break from racing since his departure from Formula One in the middle of last year. He talked about how the various parts of the Le Mans experience compare with other...

Fri 15 Jun 2007
Darren Turner looks forward to the challengeHeadline

Darren Turner looks forward to the challenge

Team Aston Martin Racing driver Darren Turner faced the media and the public at the Scrutineering event in Le Mans town centre on Tuesday. He talked about his previous experiences at Le Mans, and preparations and expectations for this year's ...

Fri 22 Jun 2007
Michelin reflects on 24H race

Michelin reflects on 24H race

MICHELIN'S 10TH CONSECUTIVE VICTORY AT LE MANS A PERFECT PARTNERSHIP FOR A VICTORY In front of over 250000 spectators Audi Sport and Michelin dominated the 75th 24 Hours of Le Mans. This...

Sat 09 Jun 2007
Audi R10 TDI - A lap of Le Mans

Audi R10 TDI - A lap of Le Mans

A lap of Le Mans with the Audi R10 TDI The Audi drivers discuss the 13.629-kilometre long circuit Average speed of almost 240 kph Fast corners are particularly impressive When Mattias Ekstrom climbed out of the Audi R10 TDI cockpit after his ...

Sat 16 Jun 2007
Flying Lizard Motorsports early out report

Flying Lizard Motorsports early out report

Flying Lizard No. 80 is Retired after 10 Hours at Le Mans June 17, 2007, 1:30 am CET -- Le Mans, France -- The Flying Lizard Motorsports No. 80 Porsche has been retired from the 2007 24 Heures du Mans after ten hours, due to a mechanical ...