FREISINGER PORSCHE 911 GT3 RS LEADS 24 HOURS OF LE MANS AFTER FOUR
HOURS; PORSCHES HOLD TOP THREE POSITIONS IN GT AS HEAVY RAINS COME TO
--The German-prepared Freisinger Porsche 911 GT3 RS, third overall at
this year's Rolex 24...
LE MANS, France (June 17, 2001) -- Teams from the American Le Mans
Series came home first in three of the five competitive classes in the
69th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, and American drivers were part of
the winning team in two ...
Chrysler Team ORECA raced to fourth position at the 69th edition of the Le
Mans 24 hours, the manufacturer's best result at the world famous Le Mans 24
hours since 1928. The Mopar 6-litre V8 powered Chrysler LMP, driven by
Olivier Beretta, Karl ...
Audi drivers Frank Biela, Emanuele Pirro and Tom Kristensen pulled out a
dominant performance to win their second successive 24 Hour of Le Mans.
The trio headed an Audi 1-2 result with team-mates Dindo Capello, Laurent
Aiello and Christian ...
After 71 Years, Bentley is Back on The Podium at Le Mans
Le Mans, 17TH June 2001, 4.00PM... It's taken a lifetime but Bentley is back
where it belongs, on the podium at Le Mans. During the toughest race in a
generation, Team Bentley's number 8...
Le Mans, France -- For the second consecutive year, Audi has won the
toughest motor race in the world: the Le Mans 24 Hours. After last
year's searing heat, the Audi sportscar now had to prove its mettle in
torrential rain. "This success is even...
Porsche Battle for Le Mans GT Title Coming Down to Two Cars With Two Hours Left
LE MANS, France - June 17 -- With only two hours to go in the 69th edition
of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the Porsche-only battle in the LM GT class is
far from being...
Chrysler Team ORECA has maintained its fourth position overall as Sunday
afternoon, and the final four hours of the race, approaches. Olivier
Beretta, Karl Wendlinger and Pedro Lamy hold onto the position despite
needing a starter motor changed ...
Le Mans, 17TH June 2001, midday... With four hours to run the number
8 Bentley EXP Speed 8 continues to run quickly and smoothly. It has
consolidated its hold on third place, in the last four hours extending
it's lead over the fourth placed car...
Le Mans, France -- The two Infineon Audi R8 cars completed a very tough night
in the Le Mans 24 Hour race without significant difficulties. Last year's
winners Frank Biela, Tom Kristensen and Emanuele Pirro extended their lead
over the sister car...
Chrysler Team ORECA is steadily making its way towards the front of the
field with one of the team's two remaining Chrysler LMPs. Pedro Lamy,
Olivier Beretta and Karl Wendlinger have had a water pump change overnight
and are currently fourth ...
TEAM BENTLEY AFTER SIXTEEN HOURS
Le Mans, 17TH June 2001, 8.00am... During the last four hours the number 8
Bentley EXP Speed 8 has consolidated its third position, running without
fault and extending its lead over the fourth placed car to five...
Gleason, Fairbanks and Huertgen Are Still Running Near Halfway Mark at Le
Mans; Trio Is Using Race to Raise Funds for The Sam Schmidt Paralysis
LE MANS, France, June 16, 8:30 p.m. Central Time Ã¢â‚¬â€ As the 24 Hours of Le
Le Mans (Motorsport.com) -- The morning at Le Mans has been quiet, as teams
continue to work toward the objective of finishing the race, an objective
that now begins to look attainable.
Several showers and light rain punctuated the morning's ...