Ferrari takes the win in Le Mans 24 Hours
| NISSAN PUTS THE FANS FIRST AT LE MANSLE MANS, France - The eyes of the motorsport world are about to turn to Le Mans and, just like last year, Nissan will provide a great deal for all to see with an emphasis on putting the #fansfirst.|
After the experiences of the Nissan DeltaWing, dubbed the world's first social media car, Nissan saw how passionate the fans of sportscar racing are, especially when it comes to innovation. At the 2013 Le Mans 24 Hours, Nissan will open its doors to the fans with the 'NISMO FanZone,' and ta....
| Lotus heads to Le Mans with its latest and greatest!Lotus will be out en-masse this year for the 24-Heures-du-Mans 90th anniversary competing in LMP1 and LMP2 and showing-off the newest addition to the Lotus family, the Exige S Roadster.|
Lotus, together with its LMP1 team Lotus Rebellion Racing, and LMP2 team Lotus Praga, prepare for the famous French weekender and get set to journey through the night to complete the longest distance possible in 24 hours. It's a gruelling challenge but one Rebellion Racing and Lotus Praga Teams are ready to ta....
| ALPINE A450 AND NELSON PANCIATICI IN THE STARTING BLOCKS!The Signatech-Nissan team successfully ran through all their tests on Test Day and demonstrated just how competitive the Alpine A450 is without driving for the sake of pure performance. With these positive results, Nelson Panciatici feels ready to take on Le Mans 24 Hours! |
Nelson Panciatici, who reached the foot of the podium last year even though a flat tyre three hours from the finish knocked him out of second place in the LMP2 class, knows he has a trump card to play even though competiti....
| Audi Aims For Twelfth Victory At Le Mans- Three Audi R18 e-tron quattro cars at season's top event for sports cars|
- Eleven Audi victories clinched at 24 Hours in France
- Dr. Wolfgang Ullrich: Challenge is particularly high this year
On June 22/23, Audi will be competing at the classic 24-hour race at Le Mans for the 15th time. On the 90th anniversary of the world's most important endurance race, the challenge is particularly great for the brand with the four rings, following the most recent changes in the regulations.
| Le Mans Racers Take On New Endurance ChallengeBritish racing drivers, Darren Turner and Peter Dumbreck, will leave behind the familiar surroundings of the Aston Martin Vantage GTE cockpit this August and hit the road on bicycles for a new endurance challenge, all in the name of charity. |
The long-time friends will set off from Land's End on 9 August and ride the full length of England and Scotland before arriving at John O'Groats, just over a week later after cycling 950 miles.
As both Peter and Darren's children were born at the Hort....
| Audi At Le Mans: Engine Technology Forges Close Links To Production◾Fuel consumption of the TDI units reduced by more than 20 percent|
◾Direct technology transfer between motorsport and products
◾Piston area output significantly increased
Ingolstadt, June 13, 2013 – One more week before the Le Mans 24 Hours celebrates its 90th anniversary. 15 years of engine development have been shaping Audi's prototype racing commitment. Through intensive development work the engineers have repeatedly compensated for the restrictions imposed by the regulations whil....
| AUDI COMPLETES LE MANS PREPARATIONS◾Three Audi R18 e-tron quattro cars ready for 24-hour race|
◾Rainy weather limits test program
◾Marco Bonanomi tests tire generation for 2014
Ingolstadt/Le Mans, June 9, 2013 – Audi completed its preparations for the most important endurance race of the year with a test in France that was largely held in rain. Two weeks before the Le Mans 24 Hours, Audi Sport Team Joest set up the long-tail version of the Audi R18 e-tron quattro for the high-speed track on the eight-hour test day.
| GT ACTION IN SPA & LE MANSMaranello, 7 June - The French GT championship travels to Spa this weekend for the third round of its championship. Meanwhile in France the official test session for the Le Mans 24 Hours takes place on Sunday, giving the teams a chance to make final preparations ahead of the race in under two weeks time.|
In the last round of the French GT Championship it was wins in both races for the Ferrari 458 with Morgan Moullin Traffort and former Manchester United and France goalkeeper Fabien Ba....