European Le Mans News

How Prema is readying for its future
Piquet to make LMP2 return in 2023
Correa suffers left foot fracture
Prema reveals 2022 ELMS line-up
Full 62-car field for 2022 Le Mans
How junior formula giant Prema is readying for its Le Mans future Prime

Prema remains a colossus in single-seaters, but the serial Formula 2 and Formula 3 title-winning squad has joined forces with top GT squad Iron Lynx for an attack on sportscars in the FIA World Endurance Championship and European Le Mans Series. Ahead of its debut at the Le Mans 24 Hours, its sights are firmly fixed on LMP2 glory – and a future in Hypercars next year...

Ex-Formula 1 racer Nelson Piquet Jr will contest the European Le Mans Series in 2023 with the United Autosports LMP2 team.

Juan Manuel Correa has been ruled out of the opening round of the European Le Mans Series at Paul Ricard after suffering a stress fracture in his left foot.

Prema has announced its full driver line-up for the 2022 European Le Mans Series ahead of next month's season opener at Paul Ricard.

A full 62-car entry for the Le Mans 24 Hours FIA World Endurance Championship round in June has been released.

G-Drive withdraws from WEC, Le Mans over FIA’s Russia code of conduct

Russian entrant G-Drive Racing appears to have withdrawn from this year’s FIA World Endurance Championship and the Le Mans 24 Hours.

ELMS releases 42-car entry list for 2022 season

The European Le Mans Series has revealed a 42-car entry list for the upcoming 2022 season, including a bumper grid of 17 LMP2 cars.

Prema adds ELMS to WEC LMP2 programme, signs Correa

Prema Powerteam has announced a one-car LMP2 entry into the European Le Mans Series in 2022, signing Juan Manuel Correa as its first driver.

Porsche's Yifei Ye to defend European Le Mans Series title

New Porsche driver Yifei Ye will defend his European Le Mans Series title with the Cool Racing LMP2 squad.

F2 race winner Aitken joins European Le Mans Series in 2022

Formula 2 race winner Jack Aitken will make his prototype racing debut in the European Le Mans Series this year, joining Racing Team Turkey in the LMP2 class.

Haas F1 reserve Fittipaldi in LMP2 return with Inter Europol

Haas Formula 1 reserve driver Pietro Fittipaldi will contest his first full season of sportscars in the European Le Mans Series this year with the Inter Europol LMP2 squad.

Yifei Ye secures Porsche Asia contract ahead of potential LMDh seat
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Yifei Ye secures Porsche Asia contract ahead of potential LMDh seat

Le Mans 24 Hours LMP2 star Yifei Ye has landed a manufacturer contract with Porsche's Asia arm aimed at securing him a drive in the German marque's forthcoming LMDh prototype. 

Portimao ELMS: United Autosports wins finale after red flag Portimao
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Portimao ELMS: United Autosports wins finale after red flag

Phil Hanson, Tom Gamble and Jonathan Aberdein won a tactical race for United Autosports in the European Le Mans Series season finale at Portimao.

Spa ELMS: WRT wins to seal LMP2 title with a round to spare

Team WRT wrapped up the 2021 European Le Mans Series title after Robert Kubica, Yifei Ye and Louis Deletraz clinched their third victory of the season at Spa on Sunday.

Menezes joins G-Drive for final two ELMS races of 2021 Spa
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Menezes joins G-Drive for final two ELMS races of 2021

Peugeot Le Mans Hypercar signing Gustavo Menezes will see out the remainder of the 2021 European Le Mans Series season driving for the G-Drive Racing LMP2 squad.

Monza ELMS: Panis Racing beats United for maiden win

Panis Racing took its maiden European Le Mans Series victory at Monza as Will Stevens, Julien Canal and James Allen headed United Autosports after four hours of racing.

United Autosports down to one LMP2 car for Monza ELMS round

United Autosports has withdrawn one of its two LMP2 entries from this weekend's Monza European Le Mans Series round following a positive COVID-19 test for Job van Uitert.

Introduction of next-generation LMP2 car delayed until 2024

The introduction of the next generation of LMP2 prototype has been delayed by one year until the beginning of 2024.

WEC teams join bumper grid for Monza ELMS race Monza
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WEC teams join bumper grid for Monza ELMS race

Three LMP2 teams from the FIA World Endurance Championship grid will take part in next weekend's Monza European Le Mans Series round.

Paul Ricard ELMS: G-Drive ends WRT and Kubica's unbeaten run Paul Ricard
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Paul Ricard ELMS: G-Drive ends WRT and Kubica's unbeaten run

G-Drive Racing took an emphatic victory in the European Le Mans Series race at Paul Ricard, as Roman Rusinov, Nyck de Vries and Franco Colapinto ended Team WRT's unbeaten run.

Vergne to make ELMS return at Paul Ricard

Two-time Formula E champion Jean-Eric Vergne will return to the European Le Mans Series after a year's absence in next month's Paul Ricard round.

WRT scores second successive ELMS win at the Red Bull Ring Red Bull Ring
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WRT scores second successive ELMS win at the Red Bull Ring

Team WRT took a hard-fought win at the Red Bull Ring in the second round of the European Le Mans Series.

Fittipaldi parts ways with G-Drive ELMS squad
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Fittipaldi parts ways with G-Drive ELMS squad

Pietro Fittipaldi will not take part in the remainder of the European Le Mans Series season after parting ways with G-Drive Racing.

Menezes to make ELMS return with DragonSpeed

Gustavo Menezes will make his first European Le Mans Series appearance in almost three years in next month's Red Bull Ring round as he rejoins the DragonSpeed LMP2 squad.

Kubica didn't expect such an "easy" first LMP2 victory

Ex-Formula 1 driver Robert Kubica has hailed the preparation done by his WRT team after scoring his first LMP2 victory in Sunday's European Le Mans Series opener at Barcelona.