Alex Job Racing/BAM! with Mike Rockenfeller, Leo Hindery and Marc Lieb won the GT2 class after a race long battle with the White Lightning Racing team of Jorg Bergmeister, Patrick Long and Timo Bernhard.
This Year It is Okay To Get a Lot When You Give a Little
By: Tom Moore, Petersen Motorsports/White Lightning Racing
It is the time of year that our thoughts all turn towards others,
or they should. But, if we're honest, how many of us don't ...
2005 Is Go For Binnie Motorsports
Binnie Motorsports is pleased to announce the acquisition of a new Lola
LMP-2 B05/40. The car will be powered by a Nicholson-McLaren normally
The 2005 Driver Line-up for BinnieMotorsports will...
In a press conference at the occasion of the ninth round of the DTM at the
EuroSpeedway Lausitz, Laurent Aiello announced that he will retire from
motor sport at the end of the 2005 season.
Photo by xpb.cc.
"I have ...
Hong Kong revs up for Le Mans
A Hong Kong team is poised to make history by flying the bauhinia flag at
the world's greatest sports car race -- the Le Mans 24 Hours.
It will be the first time ever that a car owned and sponsored by ...
Americans Take Seven of Top 15 Places at Prestigeous Porsche Cup Presentation
ATLANTA - December 30 - For the 35th time since its inception in 1970, the Porsche Cup was presented
to the world's most successful private entry Porsche drivers at...
Ingolstadt, 04 December 2005
Audi Motorsport Newsletter 24/2005
EkstrÃ¶m and Kristensen win Nations Cup
The two Audi works drivers Mattias EkstrÃ¶m and Tom Kristensen yet again
demonstrated their exceptional skills by winning the...
RML Lola MG won the LMP2 class at Le Mans 24 Hours that saw an extremely high level of attrition. Twelve cars started in the class but only four cars finished and the technical problems that those cars encountered put them way down the overall...
Seikel Motorsport enjoyed a positive end at the 73rd running of the
famous Le Mans 24 hours race. A final 7th place in GT and 23rd overall
was the verdict of a very difficult edition.
"It was very tough. Very high temperatures and a lot of...
ALMS TEAMS AGAIN AT THE HEAD OF LE MANS CLASS
Braselton, Ga. - Three class victories. Ten podium finishes. And one
whale of a result for the American Le Mans Series. The outcome of the 24
Hours of Le Mans could not have produced a much better ...
RML will enter this year's LMES and Le Mans 24 Hours in the P2
category in a brand new MG Lola supported again by the AD Group.
The EX264 is an evolution of the EX257 combining design elements from the
new Lola B05/40 and the factory EX257 car...
Award for TFSI engine of the Audi R8
Ingolstadt, 14 November 2005 -- Ulrich Baretzky is "Race Engine Designer of
the Year" Audi R8 winning streak convinced panel of experts V8 power unit
without single technical failure in 77 races The Audi R8...
HONG KONG'S LE MANS CAR MAKES TRACK DEBUT
Hong Kong's Le Mans car has seen its first taste of action --
and drivers Matthew Marsh and Darryl O'Young are delighted with the
The Noble Group-GruppeM Racing duo tested their Porsche...
Champion Racing led the Le Mans 24 Hours after 18 hours with JJ Lehto nearly two laps ahead of the nearest competitor. The Audi R8 led all night and remained comfortably in the lead during the morning, despite a small twitch where Tom Kristensen...
Audi competes with diesel sports car at Le Mans
Audi R10 world premiere in Paris V12 TDI engine produces over 650 hp
First test successfully completed AUDI AG is once again one step ahead
of the opposition: The inventor of 'TDI' will become the...
78 entries for the 2005 Le Mans 24 Hours
71 entries in 2003, 77 in 2004 and 78 for the 73rd Le Mans 24 Hours: the
figures confirm the growing number of entries for the greatest endurance
race in the world.
Thalfway through January fifteen ...
ADT and Champion Racing to Create History at Le Mans
ADT, the world's leading provider of electronic security solutions, and
Team ADT Champion Racing, a leading contender for the upcoming Le Mans 24
hour race in France, have teamed up to ...
The annual ACO (Automobile Club de l'Ouest) Le Mans press conference saw
the presentation of two Spirit of Le Mans awards, an award created in
2001 to reward those people who have done a lot to spread the fame of Le
Mans throughout the...
The Le Mans Test Day was rather difficult for the Belgian squad G-Force.
"It all started well as I managed to do my compulsory laps to get on the
grid," explains Frank Hahn. "But when I entered the pitlane, the team
discovered a major problem at...
By Bill Oursler
Charlotte, N.C., Feb. 5, 2005 - A compromise reportedly has been reached
between officials of the American Le Mans Series and representatives from
the annual 24-Hour Sarthe event that will allow the controversial Maserati
G-Force Racing: Le Mans - the race
"It's impossible to sum up everything that happened this week in just one
press release," opens Frank Hahn. "Everything started on Wednesday evening
during the first qualifying sessions....
New Corvette C6.R Scores Historic Fourth 1-2 Finish in French Classic
LE MANS, France, June 19, 2005 - Corvette Racing made history today at
the 24 Hours of Le Mans, scoring its fourth 1-2 finish in the GT1 class
in five years with the new ...
The official ACO (Automobile Club de l'Ouest) press conference took place as
usual on the Friday of Le Mans week in the Restaurant du Welcome in the
North West area of the circuit. The ACO took this opportunity to look
forward to next year's ...
Elton Julian Goes Dutch for Le Mans Racing Return
30-year-old American Elton Julian will make his return to international motorsport at this year's Le Mans 24
Hours endurance race driving an LMP900-class Dome S101-Judd entered by Jan Lammers' ...
RML Appoint Le Mans Winner
RML are pleased to announce that Alastair Macqueen will be joining their
sportscar team from this week as Race and Development Engineer working on
the Le Mans and Le Mans Endurance Series MG Lola LMP2 car.
2005 LE MANS 24 HOURS
Presentation Looking for an eight consecutive win Winner
of the inaugural Le Mans 24 Hours in 1923 and unbeaten in the French race
since 1998, Michelin is this year looking to pull off an eighth
With just three hours of the gruelling Le Mans 24-hour endurance race
remaining this afternoon, the two Aston Martin DBR9s continued to claw
their way back after a series of misfortunes.
Car number 59 driven by David Brabham was less than a...
Chevy's Legacy at Le Mans: Performance with a French Accent
Corvette's 45-Year Heritage at the 24 Hours of Le Mans
LE MANS, France - This year's edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, to be
contested on June 18-19, marks Corvette's 45th anniversary...
HONEYWELL BEGINS SPONSORSHIP OF AER AT LE MANS RACE
Le Mans, France, June 4, 2005 -- Honeywell today announced its
sponsorship of AER Limited in its race engine programs, starting with 24
Hours of Le Mans on June 18, 2005 and continuing through...
Corvette eventually won a race long four-way battle for honours in the GT2 class. The two Corvette Racing CR6 cars interchanged places regularly with the two Aston Martins but problems near the end of the race for both Aston Martins handed the ...