|EUROPEAN LE MANS SERIES 2013 – ROUND 2: 3 HOURS OF IMOLA|
|ALPINE AND NELSON PANCIATICI ON THE PODIUM
Nelson Panciatici and his co-driver, Pierre Ragues, crossed the finishing line of the 3 Hours of Imola in second place. With this first podium, the Signatech-Alpine team and their drivers are now in second place in the provisional rankings of the European Le Mans Series Championship.
For its roaring return to Imola, the Alpine marque did not pass on the opportunity to shine from first practice, with a best time for Nelson Panciatici. The perf...[Read more...]|
|Sonoma Historic Motorsports Festival Celebrates Corvette'S 60 Years At Sonoma Raceway|
|• Fast cars, fine food and wine highlight May 18-19 weekend|
• Paul Reinhart is honored guest, popular racing seminar scheduled for second year
SONOMA, Calif. (April 27, 2013) - The Sonoma Historic Motorsports Festival returns to Sonoma Raceway on May 18-19 for the fourth straight year under that title. The program for the 27th annual historic-car event organized by General Racing Ltd. in Sonoma will celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the popular Corvette, created by the ...[Read more...]
|EUROPEAN LE MANS SERIES AND LE MANS 24 HOURS 2013 NELSON PANCIATICI WILL RACE IN ALPINE N° 36|
|Paris, Friday 22 March: Alpine announced today that they are car number 36 in the Le Mans 24 Hours, with Nelson Panciatici, Pierre Ragues and the third driver, freshly appointed, Tristan Gommendy behind the wheel.
Nelson Panciatici, the youngest of the team, and Pierre Ragues, were confirmed in the initial programme. They are now joined by Tristan Gommendy for the Le Mans 24 Hours. The three French drivers, all discovered and trained in Renault's single-seater division, have between them acc...[Read more...]|
|SHANGHAI 6 HOURS (WEC) THE FINAL ROUND OF A GREAT SEASON|
|The Shanghai circuit saw the curtain come down on the first year of the FIA World Endurance Championship for Sports Prototype and Grand Touring cars. AF Corse had already taken the 2012 title with Ferrari taking the Constructors' crown with two races in hand. It's been an unforgettable season, with the Amato Ferrari run team always a front runner, taking five wins from eight races, including the legendary Le Mans 24 Hours, the most famous endurance race in the world.
Even if the result in Sh...[Read more...]|
|Audi is well prepared for Le Mans 24 Hours|
|• Le Mans premiere for Audi R18 ultra and R18 e-tron quattro |
• Eleven drivers take turns at the wheel
• Positions one to three for Audi in first comparison
Ingolstadt/Le Mans, June 3, 2012 – At the Le Mans test day held two weeks before the 24-hour race, Audi completed its preparation phase with a wealth of valuable findings. The brand's first diesel hybrid sports car set the fastest time of the day. Allan McNish in the number '2' Audi R18 e-tron quattro was the quic...[Read more...]