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 ...
ACEMCO Motorsports ready for Le Mans
June 15, 2006 - American team takes on world's best in classic enduro,
the Spring Lake/Michigan-based road racing outfit contest legendary 24
Hour of Le Mans. ACEMCO Motorsports sets out next weekend (17-18...
EXPANDED SPEED LIVE BROADCAST HEADLINES 11th CONSECUTIVE YEAR AT LE MANS
SPEED TO PRODUCE 20 HOURS OF LIVE COVERAGE FROM THE WORLD'S MOST PRESTIGIOUS ENDURANCE RACE
SPEED has expanded its coverage from the world's...
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 ...
GUE HAS SIGHTS SET ON LE MANS AFTER COMPLETING TEST DAY
Le Mans, France: Young American sportscar star James Gue fulfilled a
lifetime ambition last weekend by completing his first ever laps at the
Circuit de la Sarthe - the home of the 24 Hours...
Motor Racing Icons Phil Hill and Carroll Shelby to Receive Eagle One-Shav
Award To Be Presented At NASCAR Auto Club 500
FONTANA, Calif. (February 24, 2006) - Motor racing icons Phil Hill and
Carroll Shelby will be in attendance at...
1st Victory for the Courage LC70 LMP1 - Japan Le Mans Challenge:
After showing to be the fastest LMP1 prototype in the LMS in
Europe, the first victory for the brand new Courage LC70 LMP1 is
The Courage LC70 Mugen of the official Mugen...
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 ...
SWISS SPIRIT PROGRAMME CONFIRMED FOR 2007
Following their impressive performance in this year's Le Mans 24 Hours
and Le Mans Series, the Swiss Spirit endurance racing programme for 2007
has been confirmed.
The team will also soon announce the...
Last weekend Marcel FÃ¤ssler 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. FÃ¤ssler, along with Swiss Spirit teammates Harold
Primat and Philipp...
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,
THE PERFORMANCES OF THE DIESEL ENGINE
A few days after the finish of the " 24 Heures du Mans ", and a few hours
after the " Le Mans Classic ", it is now time to assess and analyse the
results. The finish -- and the historic victory -- of the...
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 ...
'SWISS SPIRIT' UNVEIL NEW LE MANS CAR AND CONFIRM DRIVERS
FASSLER AND PRIMAT FOR ALL-SWISS CHALLENGE
The Geneva Motorshow today saw the unveiling of 'Swiss
Spirit', the new Swiss challenge for glory in the famous Le Mans 24
Hours endurance ...
Bonner back with Binnie at Le Mans
Scottish GT racer Alan Bonner will again team up with Bill Binnie for the
2006 Le Mans Binnie Motorsport assault on the LMP2 crown.
Binnie & Bonner last raced together in the 2005 Britcar 5 hours, ...
2006 - a year of technological challenges for Michelin
A fundamental fixture of Michelin's calendar for many years, Le Mans has
carved out a unique place in motor sport history and in the hearts of
racings fans the world over. Some 21 million ...
Franck Montagny (Pescarolo-Michelin) sets the benchmark lap
Just one week after finishing an F1 Grand Prix for the first time,
French driver Franck Montagny was today the fastest driver on the track
during the official preliminary practice...
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...
The 24 Hours of Le Mans test day being held on Sunday 4th June is rapidly
approaching. After several weeks of intensive work G-Force is heading for
La Sarthe on Wednesday. It will then be up to Jean-FranÃ§ois Leroch and Ed
Morris to churn out the...
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
Audi fights for Le Mans victory with TDI Power
Le Mans debut for the new Audi R10 TDI The chance for Audi to write
motorsport history Six 'old-hands' drive a pair of Diesel sportscars
After 30,000km of testing and approximately 1,500 hours on...
Jonsson Will Compete for the First Time in the Historic 24 Hour Race
Buford, Ga. - Niclas Jonsson will head to the 24 Hours of Le Mans for
the first time in his career this June in the world's most historic race
in the La Sarthe region of France.
Audi driver Tom Kristensen is "Sports Personality of the Year"
Ingolstadt, 29 December 2005 - Highest honour in Danish sport Record Le Mans
winner takes coveted prize for second time Audi factory driver Tom
Kristensen was voted "Sports...
Corvette Racing's Small-Block V-8 Wins Global Race Engine of the Year
Panel of Experts Selects Le Mans-Winning LS7.R as Global Motorsport
Engine of the Year
COLOGNE, Germany - GM's small-block V-8 added another accolade to a long
No. 64 Corvette Closing on Class-Leading Aston Martin in GT1; Misfortune
Stalks No. 63 Corvette
LE MANS, France - At the midpoint of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Corvette
Racing's twin C6.Rs were running second and sixth in the GT1 class and
Tracy had a nearly trouble-free stint with just one minor spin. He handed
over to Jorg for the first double stint of the night. The air temperature
was still hot so he was on harder tyres but a softer compound for his second
stint improved lap...
Courage Competition drivers for the 24 Hours of Le Mans
Courage Competition is pleased to announce its driver line up for
the upcoming 24 Hours of Le Mans:
In the Courage LC70 MUGEN ADVAN nÂ°13 the drivers will be
Jean-Marc Gounon (Fra),...
MAC TOOLS JOINS ASTON MARTIN RACING
Mac Tools Europe confirmed its new association with Aston Martin Racing
today, which sees the famous American tool manufacturer add another great
name to its already impressive portfolio of motorsport ...
STRONG LE MANS LINE-UP REVEALED
Edinburgh, Scotland 25 May 2006: The Scuderia Ecosse team today announced a formidable
driver line-up for the 2006 Le Mans 24 Hours. The proven partnership of Nathan Kinch and Andrew
Kirkaldy will be further ...
EVOLUTION OF THE ACO REGULATIONS IN 2007
24 Heures du Mans, American Le Mans Series, Le Mans Series:
Since its creation in 1923 the Le Mans 24-Hours race has always been
a testing ground for new motorcar technologies. It is a laboratory in
The C65 has been one of the most successful cars
designed by Courage, winning no less than 11 races
in only 2 years, winning team, driver and
manufacturer championships in the world.
In April 2005 Yves Courage decided to start working
on the new...
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,...
LIZ HALLIDAY ON PRE-EVENT SCRUTINEERING FOR THE 2006 24 HOURS OF LE MANS
How was scrutineering this afternoon?
Yes, it was fine. As drivers, we don't do very much when we're there.
It was very hot though.
Last year was very busy, with lots...
Le Mans. G-Force's mission was successfully accomplished. Both 'new'
drivers, Jean-FranÃ§ois Leroch and Ed Morris completed their compulsory ten
laps and in the coming ten days can start concentrating on qualifying.
Having competed in last year's...