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Sun 10 Dec 2006
Audi Paris auto show news

Audi Paris auto show news

Le Mans legends present new Audi R8 Tom Kristensen and Jacky Ickx at world debut in Paris Six-time Le Mans winner Ickx is new Audi representative Spectacular sports car with motorsport genes How close and intensive the link between ...

2007 Porsche RS Spyder LMP2 debuts

2007 Porsche RS Spyder LMP2 debuts

NEW PORSCHE RS SPYDER FOR 2007 SEASON DEBUTS AT PARIS AUTO SHOW ATLANTA - September 28 -- Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, has revealed the 2007 Porsche RS Spyder LMP2 prototype race car at the Paris Motor Show, the Mondial de l' ...

Swiss Spirit confirms 2007 plans

Swiss Spirit confirms 2007 plans

SWISS SPIRIT PROGRAMME CONFIRMED FOR 2007 Following their impressive performance in this year's Le Mans 24 Hours and Le Mans Series, the Swiss Spirit endurance racing programme for 2007 has been confirmed. The team will also soon announce the...

RML 20 hour report

RML 20 hour report

Everything continued to go smoothly. At half past ten the hourly-update on Radio Le Mans gave the RML MG as having completed 257 laps, thirteen ahead of the ...

G-Force Racing test day preview

G-Force Racing test day preview

The 24 Hours of Le Mans test day being held on Sunday 4th June is rapidly approaching. After several weeks of intensive work G-Force is heading for La Sarthe on Wednesday. It will then be up to Jean-François Leroch and Ed Morris to churn out the...

Multimatic Motorsports Team Panoz adds Milner

Multimatic Motorsports Team Panoz adds Milner

MILNER JOINS MAXWELL AND JEANNETTE FOR LE MANS Toronto - ON (May 26th, 2006) Young American star Tom Milner has been selected by Multimatic Motorsports Team Panoz to complete its driver line-up for next month's 24 Hours of Le Mans - joining...

Scuderia Ecosse driver line-up revealed

Scuderia Ecosse driver line-up revealed

STRONG LE MANS LINE-UP REVEALED Edinburgh, Scotland 25 May 2006: The Scuderia Ecosse team today announced a formidable driver line-up for the 2006 Le Mans 24 Hours. The proven partnership of Nathan Kinch and Andrew Kirkaldy will be further ...

Courage Competition driver line up announced

Courage Competition driver line up announced

Courage Competition drivers for the 24 Hours of Le Mans Courage Competition is pleased to announce its driver line up for the upcoming 24 Hours of Le Mans: In the Courage LC70 MUGEN ADVAN n°13 the drivers will be Jean-Marc Gounon (Fra),...

Sam Hancock signs with Courage Competition

Sam Hancock signs with Courage Competition

Courage Competition sign Hancock for Le Mans 24 Hours Top Le Mans sportscar team, Courage Competition, have signed 26-year old British racing driver, Sam Hancock, for their assault on this June's Le Mans 24 Hours. The deal reunites team and...

Wed 06 Dec 2006
Creation partners with AIM

Creation partners with AIM

CREATION AIM FOR THE FUTURE Creation Autosportif has agreed an exclusive engine partnership deal with AIM Industries, a Japanese specialist engineering resource company. The multi-year partnership will see the exclusive supply to Creation...

Pirelli Motorsports 2006 preview

Pirelli Motorsports 2006 preview

2006 WAS A VINTAGE YEAR FOR PIRELLI MOTORSPORTS! Three GT Championships for Pirelli-Shod Ferrari, Maserati & Porsche; Aston Martin Second by a Mere Three Points ROME, Georgia, Dec.4, 2006 If Pirelli was a fine wine instead of an ultra-high- ...

Audi R10 TDI wins Autosport award

Audi R10 TDI wins Autosport award

Important award for the Audi R10 TDI Diesel sportscar wins popular "Autosport Award" Trophy for the most important innovation in motorsport Prize giving in front of over 1,000 guests in London The revolutionary Audi R10 TDI has won the ...

RML racers collect BRDC awards

RML racers collect BRDC awards

Mike Newton & Ray Mallock both receive BRDC Le Mans Awards Mike Newton and Ray Mallock have both been awarded with the prestigious BRDC (British Racing Drivers Club) Awards for their achievements in international motorsport. Mike Newton was...

Fri 17 Nov 2006
Audi receives engine of the year award

Audi receives engine of the year award

Audi V12 TDI is "Race Engine of the Year" Award for Audi TDI Power 650 hp diesel engine impresses expert panel Ulrich Baretzky "Design Engineer of the Year" Audi yet again proved "Vorsprung durch Technik" on the race track by taking the first...

Sat 11 Nov 2006
Corvette Racing wins global motorsport award

Corvette Racing wins global motorsport award

Corvette Racing's Small-Block V-8 Wins Global Race Engine of the Year Award Panel of Experts Selects Le Mans-Winning LS7.R as Global Motorsport Engine of the Year COLOGNE, Germany - GM's small-block V-8 added another accolade to a long list of...

Sun 29 Oct 2006
Courage runs new LMP1 at Japan Le Mans Challenge

Courage runs new LMP1 at Japan Le Mans Challenge

1st Victory for the Courage LC70 LMP1 - Japan Le Mans Challenge: After showing to be the fastest LMP1 prototype in the LMS in Europe, the first victory for the brand new Courage LC70 LMP1 is a fact. The Courage LC70 Mugen of the official Mugen...

Wed 25 Oct 2006
ACO announces 2007 regulations

ACO announces 2007 regulations

EVOLUTION OF THE ACO REGULATIONS IN 2007 24 Heures du Mans, American Le Mans Series, Le Mans Series: Since its creation in 1923 the Le Mans 24-Hours race has always been a testing ground for new motorcar technologies. It is a laboratory in which...

Thu 12 Oct 2006
Audi R10 TDI drives through NYC

Audi R10 TDI drives through NYC

Audi R10 TDI drives through New York City Audi Forum New York City is officially opened Marco Werner in revolutionary diesel sportscar Emanuele Pirro drives Auto Union Type D It remains unbeaten on the race track to date and now it conquers ...

Wed 19 Jul 2006
Corvette Racing - Detroit celebration

Corvette Racing - Detroit celebration

CORVETTE GETS HERO'S WELCOME IN LE MANS CELEBRATION DETROIT (July 18, 2006) - A month after triumphing once again at Le Mans, Corvette Racing received a hero's welcome in Motor City today when a Corvette caravan commemorated the ...

Corvette Le Mans victory Detroit celebration notes

Corvette Le Mans victory Detroit celebration notes

Corvette Racing Victory Celebration Rocks Downtown Detroit GM, Compuware and Corvette Owners Celebrate Corvette Racing's Fifth Le Mans Victory DETROIT, July 18, 2006 - American Thunder rumbled through the streets of Motor City today when a ...

Thu 13 Jul 2006
The performances of the diesel engine

The performances of the diesel engine

THE PERFORMANCES OF THE DIESEL ENGINE A few days after the finish of the " 24 Heures du Mans ", and a few hours after the " Le Mans Classic ", it is now time to assess and analyse the results. The finish -- and the historic victory -- of the...

Corvette Racing Le Mans victory celebration preview

Corvette Racing Le Mans victory celebration preview

From Le Mans to Motown: Corvette Victory Celebration Coming to Downtown Detroit GM to Salute Le Mans-Winning Corvette Racing Team with Parade and Presentations on July 18 DETROIT - A victory celebration that began in June on the podium at...

Engine Developments new LMP1 engine for 2007

Engine Developments new LMP1 engine for 2007

ENGINE DEVELOPMENTS ANNOUNCES NEW ENGINE FOR 2007 Engine Developments is today pleased to release the first details of its new, 5.5 litre LMP1 engine for the 2007 season. The engine is based on the highly successful GV5 S2 and will use the...