While the car is being carefully inspected by ACO officials, a similar set of checks are performed on the drivers’ equipment
The first views of the new electrifying Nissan future prototype "Garage 56" will be shown by the Japanese manufacturer at the 24 Hours of Le Mans on Friday 21 June
On the 90th anniversary of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, ORECA Group president and former champion driver Hugues de Chaunac will receive the prestigious 2013 Spirit of Le Mans award.
In 2014, the Rebellion Racing team will enter a new prototype, which will be designed, built and developed by the ORECA Group, in the Le Mans 24 Hours and the FIA World Endurance Championship.
Jim France will give the green flag to the field for the 90th anniversary 24 Hours of Le Mans, following in his father's footsteps, Bill France Jr. who gave the green flag to the field in the 1976 edition of the race.
Due to the Gulf Racing Middle East team withdrawing their No. 29 LM P2 entry, the DKR Engineering bumps up to an official entry for the 2013 24 Hours of Le Mans race.
This Strategic Alliance will lead to a close collaboration between the ACO and United SportsCar Racing to promote, develop and reinforce endurance racing in North America.
The Automobile Club de l’Ouest understands the decision by Sebastien Loeb to withdraw his team from the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The Race Performance no. 34 Oreca 03-Judd has been sent their invitation as the next team on the reserve list.
On Friday 8th March, the French make announced its Le Mans 24-Hours comeback in the LM P2 category. The Automobile Club de l’Ouest is very happy about this entry 35 years after the Alpine-Renault A442B’s famous victory in 1978.
As reported earlier in the week, the famous Renault brand Alpine will be returning to sportscars this year. It's official.
With Extreme Speed Motorsport's withdrawal, the spot goes to Aston Martin Racing, first reserve.
Interview with Sir Lindsay Owen-Jones - President of the FIA Endurance Commission who competed in the 24 Hours of Le Mans. An introduction from FIA President Jean Todt precedes the interview.
The team will have two Nissan powered Ztyek prototypes in the full FIA WEC championship.
Patrick Dempsey and Dempsey Racing join forces with international soccer star Alessandro Del Piero to form Dempsey/Del Piero Racing; ALMS effort and a return to Le Mans in 2013 plans.
After spending four years with the French organization, the news comes as a shock.
The test day will be held on Sunday 2nd June 2013 with the 24 hour race on 15-16 June 2013.
Cyndie Allemann press release
Automobile Club de l’Ouest press release