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Sun 16 Jun 2002
Le Mans standings after 11 hours

Le Mans standings after 11 hours

<pre> Pos No Class Drivers Team Car Laps Gap --- -- ------ ------------------------------- --------------------- --------------- ---- --------- 1. 1 LMP900 Biela Kristensen Pirro...

Wed 19 Jun 2002
LMP 675 comes of age in 2002

LMP 675 comes of age in 2002

LMP 675 has traditionally been looked upon as the "junior" class in Le Mans racing, but this year the MG team came close to disproving that stereotype. In spite of the power disadvantage and the narrower tires, the British team showed up just ...

Sun 03 Feb 2002
Bentley regroups Le Mans 2002

Bentley regroups Le Mans 2002

Winning Bentley Boys Regroup for Le Mans 2002 New Bentley Engine and 2003 Programme Confirmed Crewe, 30 January 2002.... Bentley Motors confirmed today that the winning line up of Bentley Boys Andy Wallace, Butch Leitzinger and Eric van de Poele...

Fri 14 Jun 2002
KnightHawk's

KnightHawk's "got the fever" at Le Mans

June 12, 2002 Le Mans, France -- The pace in the KnightHawk paddock has reached a fevered pitch as the team and drivers take to the track this evening for the first time since the Preliminary Practice session in May. Today's on-track activity...

Mon 17 Jun 2002
Le Mans standings after 18 hours

Le Mans standings after 18 hours

Pos No Class Drivers Team Car Laps Gap --- -- ------ ------------------------------- --------------------- --------------- ---- --------- 1. 1 LMP900 Biela Kristensen Pirro ...

Thu 06 Jun 2002
MG Rover K Series engine ready to prove reliability

MG Rover K Series engine ready to prove reliability

K Series Engine - Performance and Reliability. The high performing XPOWER K Series engines proved once again, at the start of an important month for British motorsport, their immense capability to deliver both performance and reliability. At the...

Sat 04 May 2002
Audi dress rehearsal preview

Audi dress rehearsal preview

Le Mans dress rehearsal for Audi. On Sunday 5 May, the Le Mans pre-practice serves as a Le Mans dress rehearsal for Audi Sport Team Joest. To date, only a few car manufacturers have managed to win the legendary Le Mans 24 Hour race three times...

Sun 16 Jun 2002
MG dominating LMP675 at Le Mans

MG dominating LMP675 at Le Mans

The "junior" prototype class at Le Mans, LMP675, looks like an MG rout early on in the race. After three hours, the Anthony Reid-Warren Hughes-Jonny Kane ...

Le Mans standings after 7 hours

Le Mans standings after 7 hours

<pre> Pos No Class Drivers Team Car Laps Gap --- -- ------ ------------------------------- --------------------- --------------- ---- --------- 1. 1 LMP900 Biela Kristensen Pirro...

Mon 17 Jun 2002
Team Oreca final report

Team Oreca final report

ORECA - "First and second behind Planet Audi". PlayStation Team ORECA brought their three cars home in a triumphant finish, the first privately-entered cars across the line after 24 hours of hard racing at the 70th edition of the Le Mans 24 ...

Sat 04 May 2002
Team Ascari secures Dunlop tyres

Team Ascari secures Dunlop tyres

Team Ascari secures partnership with Dunlop Tyres. Bankbury, UK-- 2nd May 2002: Team Ascari has confirmed that Dunlop Tyres has become an official partner for the teams 2002 race programme. With the 24 Hours of Le Mans now the main focus of...

Mon 17 Jun 2002
Le Mans standings after 16 hours

Le Mans standings after 16 hours

Pos No Class Drivers Team Car Laps Gap --- -- ------ ------------------------------- --------------------- --------------- ---- --------- 1. 1 LMP900 Biela Kristensen Pirro ...

Thu 24 Jan 2002
Daytona 24: Ni Amorim to race Rolex 24

Daytona 24: Ni Amorim to race Rolex 24

Ni Amorim, a portuguese driver normally seen at the wheel of ORECA VIPER's (GT2-GTS) or ORECA-CHRYSLER prototypes in the LMP900 class will co-drive Stephane Ortelli and Raymond Dumas in a Freisinger Motorsport Porsche 911 GT3-R at the next Rolex...

Sun 16 Jun 2002
Le Mans standings after 13 hours

Le Mans standings after 13 hours

<pre> Pos No Class Drivers Team Car Laps Gap --- -- ------ ------------------------------- --------------------- --------------- ---- --------- 1. 1 LMP900 Biela Kristensen Pirro...

Sun 15 Dec 2002
SCC: 2002 Porsche Cup report

SCC: 2002 Porsche Cup report

American Kevin Buckler wins Porsche Cup as world's most successful privateer; U.S. drivers grab unprecedented six of top seven positions. STUTTGART, Germany - December 12 - Kevin Buckler, from Novato, California, is the most successful private...

Thu 13 Jun 2002
Entry list

Entry list

<pre> Entry List Nº Team Car Drivers Class 1 Audi Sport Team Joest Audi F. Biela/E. Pirro/T. Kristensen LMP 900 2 Audi ...

Fri 07 Jun 2002
Orbit Racing readies for 24 Hours race

Orbit Racing readies for 24 Hours race

JUPITER, Fla.- Orbit Racing is busy making the final preparations for their inaugural 24 Hours of Le Mans, June 15-16. The team leaves for France this weekend to compete in the world's most prestigious endurance race. The ...

Wed 05 Jun 2002
Sascha Maassen drives for Freisinger Motorsport

Sascha Maassen drives for Freisinger Motorsport

Successful guest start and what comes out of it Sunny weather, and hot 34 degrees Celsius and Sascha was racing in Jarama. The first free training was set for Friday morning and Stephane drove the fastest lap in the N-GT class in 1:36.424...

Thu 12 Dec 2002
Buckler, Schrom take one-two 2002 Porsche Cup

Buckler, Schrom take one-two 2002 Porsche Cup

SONOMA, Calif. - Dec. 9, 2002 - It was announced Saturday that Kevin Buckler, team owner and driver for The Racer's Group, and co-driver Michael Schrom of Ghent, NY, took 1-2 in the prestigious 2002 Porsche Cup, an annual award given to the top ...

Fri 27 Sep 2002
Audi accepts historic Le Mans Trophy

Audi accepts historic Le Mans Trophy

Audi accepts historic Le Mans trophy in Paris. Auburn Hills, Mich. -- The idea to run a 24-hour race in Le Mans was born in 1922 at the Salon de l´Automobile in Paris. Eighty years later at the same place the Automobile Club de l´Ouest (ACO),...

Sun 16 Jun 2002
Audi fighting punctures at Le Mans

Audi fighting punctures at Le Mans

At the 70th running of Le Mans, it seems that the only one fast enough to beat Audi in the first four hours has been Team Puncture. Michael Krumm's ...

Tue 11 Jun 2002
Werner Lupberger looks forward to the 24 Hours

Werner Lupberger looks forward to the 24 Hours

It's that time of year again isn't it? The butterflies are back and so to is the feeling that I will be a part of the greatest race on earth. The Le Mans 24 Hours should never be underestimated because unlike any other race it has so many...

Sat 22 Jun 2002
Michael Krumm Le Mans race diary

Michael Krumm Le Mans race diary

Le Mans Diary with Audi Sport Team Joest Michael Krumm: To return to the 24 Hours of Le Mans with Audi Sport Team Joest was a great experience and really an honour. That we achieved a podium, with the Infineon Audi R8 no. 3, for the team on...

Tue 07 May 2002
Preliminary practice The Racer's Group notes

Preliminary practice The Racer's Group notes

The Racer's Group Leads In GT Class At 24 Hours Of Le Mans Preliminary Session. LE MANS, France - May 6, 2002 - The Racer's Group was the fastest car in the GT class at the 24 Hours of Le Mans preliminary testing session on Sunday at the Circuit...