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...
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...
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...
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 ...
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...
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 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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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
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...
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...
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...
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...
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,...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Pole position for Peugeot-Michelin car N8 at the 75th 24 Hours of Le
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
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 ...
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 ...
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...
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 ...
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 ...
AT MICHELIN, WE ARE REALLY SHARP!
Certain Michelin tyre fitters, called 'dissectors', have a special art and manner to handling a
knife while they cut or strip tyres.
Re-cutting... for extra water clearance
Automobile Club de l'Ouest president Jean-Claude Passart announced the recent changes and future intentions of the ACO for the next few years at a press conference at the Musee Automobile de la Sarthe at Le Mans circuit.
The circuit has seen...