The first ever GT2 podium finish for a Ferrari at Le Mans is an
achievement that is just beginning to sink in for the Scuderia Ecosse
team. Before we move on to our next event we want to take time to thank
everyone who helped us achieve our third...
Times were I'd build an entire weekend around Daytona, Sebring and the
just-completed Le Mans.
If for some reason I couldn't attend the races, friends would come
over to the house and, whether poolside or inside, televisions all around
Le Mans - a tale of accidents and punctures
Saturday morning at Le Mans started with the warm-up at 9 a.m. - and
our first puncture of the weekend on the first lap. Nicolas then set a
time 4 seconds faster than his qualifying lap on Thursday -...
PIRELLI-SHOD PANOZ WINS LE MANS
First GT2 Victory Ever By Marque Other Than Porsche
LE MANS, France, June 18, 2006 -- It's the longest and most challenging race in the world
and, for this, it has become a legend in motor...
RML Win Le Mans 24 Hours in LMP2
At a little after four-ten, Mike Newton set off up the rise towards the
Dunlop Bridge. For the next fifty minutes he and the car simply had to
maintain a steady pace. The MG's lead stood at seventeen laps,
THRILLING LE MANS 24 HOURS HAS STING IN THE TAIL FOR ASTON MARTIN RACING
The 2006 Le Mans 24 Hours ended in heartbreak for the Aston Martin Racing
team. After leading the GT1 class for most of the race, the team
couldn't deliver the victory that...
KUMHO and Miracle take third in LMP2 at 24 Hours of Le Mans
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA..KUMHO Tire and Miracle Motorsports drove to a third
place finish in the LMP2 class at the 100th anniversary running of the 24
Hours of Le Mans. At the ...
YOONG EXPERIENCES HIGHS AND LOWS IN MAIDEN LE MANS 24 HOUR RACE
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 19 June 2006 -- A1 Team Malaysia driver, Alex Yoong, competed in his first Le Mans 24
hour race, the blue riband event of global sportscar racing, this ...
Audi, Corvette Triumph At Le Mans
Le Mans, France - Mission accomplished for Audi and Corvette Racing.
Diesel power has won at Le Mans after 74 years as Audi Sport Team Joest
won the 24 Hours of Le Mans on Sunday. Emanuele Pirro, Frank Biela ...
Le Mans - The Race
LE MANS. In contrast with G-Force's spotless qualifying sessions, the 24
Hours of Le Mans became an uphill struggle for the team. Initially problems
with the engine followed by gearbox troubles resulted in the end of the
Team LNT and Panoz won the GT2 championship at Le Mans.
Le Mans, France - Sports car racing's next generation challenger in GT
competition has been born. For the first time, Panoz is a winner at the
24 Hours of Le Mans with a historic GT2...
Audi triumphs with TDI Power
AUDI AG has written an important chapter in the history of motor
racing with its historic triumph in the Le Mans 24 Hour race. The new
Audi R10 TDI was the first diesel car to win arguably the toughest ...
GRITTY DRIVE REWARDS LIZ HALLIDAY AND INTERSPORT RACING AT LE MANS
Europe-based American racing driver and equestrian Liz Halliday today
realised one of her life's ambitions by completing the legendary 24
Hours of Le Mans, the world's greatest...
2006 LE MANS 24 HOURS: "Living the Dream"
Twenty-four hours ago Scuderia Ecosse started the greatest race in the
world. Over 300 laps and 20 pit-stops later, Andrew Kirkaldy crossed the
line in third position, as the only surviving Ferrari in...
Flying Lizard Finishes Fourth in GT2 at the 24 Heures du Mans; Top Three
GT2 Positions Held by Three Different Manufacturers
June 18, 2006--Circuit de la Sarthe, Le Mans, France--The Flying Lizard
Motorsports No. 80 Porsche finished fourth in ...
Audi triumphs with TDI Power at Le Mans
First victory of a diesel engine in 24 Hour race Historic triumph in
front of record crowd Both Audi R10 TDI cars with podium finishes AUDI
AG has written an important chapter in the history of motor...
Corvette Posts Fifth GT1 Class Victory in Classic Endurance Race
LE MANS, France - Corvette and Aston Martin went toe-to-toe in the 24
Hours of Le Mans, trading blows through a grueling day and night of
racing. When the battle finally ended at 5...
Mission accomplished for Michelin and Audi at Le Mans
Frank Biela, Emanuele Pirro and Marco Werner scored a landmark victory
in the 2006 Le Mans 24 Hours this afternoon in front of 235,000
spectators who had the privilege of seeing motor sport...
EXCELLENT START ENDS IN DISAPPOINTMENT FOR SWISS SPIRIT
The Swiss Spirit team's 2006 24 Hours of Le Mans ended in disappointment
during the night, when its Courage LC70's gearbox failed and the team
was forced to retire in the eighth hour of the...
DRAMA FOR ASTON MARTIN RACING AT LE MANS
Drama has struck Aston Martin Racing at the Le Mans 24 Hours. The DBR9 of
Pedro Lamy, Stephane Ortelli and Stephane Sarrazin - which has led the
GT1 class for more than 13 hours - has been hit by a ...
The half-way mark in the race came and went almost unnoticed, with Mike
Newton reporting back to the pits that he felt the track wasn't in
too bad condition, but that his tyres were starting to suffer. He was
coming towards the end of his stint,...
HEARTBREAK AFTER THE FIGHTBACK
After a strong fight back from early mechanical setbacks, Creation
Autosportif's 2006 Le Mans came to a premature end at midday today
due to an engine related misfire. The exact cause is not yet known and
Tracy Krohn's Le Mans reflections
"The idea was raised via Vincenzo Tota, Jeff Hazell,
Jorg and Nic. Jorg was driving for Peterson/White Lightning and it came
up that there was a car available for Le Mans. I thought long and hard
for maybe three...
DETERMINED DRIVE ENDS IN DISAPPOINTMENT FOR GEGOR FISKEN
Fine automobile dealer from London Gregor Fisken, competing in his third
24 Hours of Le Mans but his first in the LMP1 category, put in a
determined drive at the wheel of the works Courage...
FRUSTRATION AND ANOTHER FIGHT-BACK FOR LIZ HALLIDAY AND INTERSPORT
Having mounted a huge fight-back at the start of the 24 Hours of Le Mans,
climbing to 20th from 49th following repairs to the engine, Liz Halliday
and the Intersport Racing team...
After 18 hours of running at Le Mans, Aston Martin Racing continues to
lead the GT1 Class with its DBR9 driven by Pedro Lamy, Stephane Sarrazin
and Stephane Ortelli. Lamy and Ortelli have driven the car this morning,
and they have a one-lap lead...
Mike Newton handed the MG Lola EX264 over to Tommy Erdos just after 10pm
on Saturday evening and this would be the start of a lengthy treble-stint
from the Brazilian, and one that would see the MG consolidate its hold on
the class lead, and move...
GT1 Battle Continues in 18th Hour at Le Mans
No. 64 Corvette C6.R Gains Time on Track, Loses Ground in Safety Car
LE MANS, France - The Corvette vs. Aston Martin rivalry continued at the
three-quarter mark of the 24 Hours of Le Mans....
After running trouble-free for the first 14 of the Le Mans 24 Hours,
Scuderia Ecosse was hit with drama at 0700hrs today. Just a few minutes
into the final leg of a triple stint, Andrew Kirkaldy pitted with a
serious problem: a drive peg had...