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Mon 10 Jul 2006
RML appoints Sales & Marketing Manager

RML appoints Sales & Marketing Manager

RML Group Appoint Sales & Marketing Manager RML are pleased to announce the appointment of Simon Danton as Sales & Marketing Manager. Simon will head up sales of all RML products including the new RML X-Power aftermarket performance parts ...

Fri 07 Jul 2006
Audi R10 TDI vs Harrier GR7 Jump Jet

Audi R10 TDI vs Harrier GR7 Jump Jet

Diesel Powered Le Mans Winning Sportscar Almost Beats Harrier Jump Jet Audi's history-making diesel-powered R10 TDI sports-prototype, which won the Le Mans 24 Hours last month, came close to beating a Harrier GR7 "Jump Jet" multi-role combat ...

Mon 03 Jul 2006
Audi Motorsport newsletter 2006-07-02

Audi Motorsport newsletter 2006-07-02

Audi Motorsport Newsletter Ingolstadt, 02 July 2006 DTM: Mattias Ekstrom wins at Brands Hatch Audi celebrated their second victory of the season in the fourth round of the DTM, held at Brands Hatch. Mattias Ekstrom won with a margin of 5.957...

Wed 28 Jun 2006
Mowlem enjoys well-earned breather

Mowlem enjoys well-earned breather

MOWLEM HOME FOR BREATHER BEFORE RETURNING TO RACING CHARVIL, England (June 26, 2006) -- British racing star Johnny Mowlem will spend the next couple of weeks re-introducing himself to his family before charging back into his frenetic racing...

Sun 25 Jun 2006
RML 23 hour report

RML 23 hour report

The drivers were continuing with double stints and Andy would stay at the wheel for the next ninety minutes. Having briefly lost the overall position during the pitstop, the MG was swiftly eased back in front of the Team Modena Aston Martin when...

Fri 23 Jun 2006
Enjoyable debut at La Sarthe for FasslerHeadline

Enjoyable debut at La Sarthe for Fassler

Last weekend Marcel Fässler raced in the 24 Hours of Le Mans for the first time and it proved to be an enjoyable, if ultimately disappointing, debut for the Swiss driver. Fässler, along with Swiss Spirit teammates Harold Primat and Philipp...

RML won Team Technical Excellence award

RML won Team Technical Excellence award

RML Win Team Award for Technical Excellence RML's sportscar team were double winners on Sunday when they were presented with the award for the team providing the best technical presentation during the Le Mans 24 Hours race. Not only did the...

RML post-race notes

RML post-race notes

Reflections on Le Mans 24 Hours After returning from the 74th Le Mans 24 Hours with another LMP2 victory in their hands the RML team have had time to catch up on some well deserved sleep and reflect on the race that saw them not only ...

Tim Sugden final report

Tim Sugden final report

LE MANS DISSAPOINTMENT FOR SUGDEN The Le Mans 24 Hours proved to be a big disappointment for Tim Sugden, Nigel Smith and Christian Vann last weekend as the Russian Age Racing Ferrari 550 Maranello was forced into retirement after just over 8...

Thu 22 Jun 2006
Audi post-race notes

Audi post-race notes

Le Mans win accelerates TDI development 95 sensors gather data in Audi R10 TDI Transfer between motorsport and production technology Audi R10 TDI makes demo laps at Neckarsulm factory Audi celebrated the historical first triumph of a Diesel ...

Pierre Ehret final report

Pierre Ehret final report

Second place in the GT category for Pierre Ehret at 24 Hours of Le Mans For a long time it promised to be a victory for Pierre Ehret at the 24 Hours of Le Mans but shortly before the end of the race severe problems with the gearbox crept up and...

Oliver Gavin post-race notes

Oliver Gavin post-race notes

THE POWER OF THREE It's not quite sunk in yet for Oliver Gavin. The remarkable feat achieved by he and his team mates Olivier Beretta and Jan Magnussen of winning three consecutive GT1 victories at Le Mans. The three fingers held up by ...

Scuderia Ecosse post-race notes

Scuderia Ecosse post-race notes

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...

DC's Surprise weekend

DC's Surprise weekend

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 would...

Wed 21 Jun 2006
Lister Storm final report

Lister Storm final report

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 Competizioni final report

Pirelli Competizioni final report

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 final report

RML final report

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, which...

Aston Martin Racing final report

Aston Martin Racing final report

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...

Tue 20 Jun 2006
KUMHO/Miracle Motorsports final report

KUMHO/Miracle Motorsports final report

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 ...

Alex Yoong race report

Alex Yoong race report

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 ...

ALMS teams Le Mans final report

ALMS teams Le Mans final report

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 ...

Mon 19 Jun 2006
G-Force Racing final report

G-Force Racing final report

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 race...

Team LNT final report

Team LNT final report

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 Newsletter 2006-06-18
DTM

Audi Newsletter 2006-06-18

Le Mans: 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 ...