24 Hours of Le Mans

 
Toyota at the 2016 24 Hours of Le Mans

Toyota reveals reason behind last-minute Le Mans fail

Poised to win its first ever 24 Hours of Le Mans last weekend, tragedy struck for Toyota as its leading #5 TS050 Hybrid prototype competing in the premier LMP1 category suddenly lost power in the closing minutes of the race. Details are now starting to emerge on what exactly went wrong with the... read more

June 24, 2016 by
 
Lego Ford GT

Lego Ford GT on display at Le Mans

Ford thinks it has all the pieces together to dominate the 24 Hours of Le Mans this year, but the automaker's racing car isn't quite put together the same way as the... read more June 17, 2016 by


 
Derek Bell behind the wheel of the #1 Rothmans Porsche 956 at the 1983 24 Hours of Le Mans

Flat out at the 1983 24 Hours of Le Mans in a Porsche 956

As you get ready to spend a 24-hour chunk of your weekend watching a varied assortment of cars racing around a circuit in the middle of France, enjoy this video of a flying... read more June 17, 2016 by


 
Audi R8 safety car drifts in rain at 24 Hours of Le Mans.

Watch the Audi R8 safety car drift at Le Mans

During a rainy practice session ahead of this weekend's 24 Hours of Le Mans, an Audi R8 safety car dramatically sped around the track but was caught on camera in the midst of... read more June 17, 2016 by


 
Ford GTs at the 2016 24 Hours of Le Mans

Ford, Porsche secure pole for 2016 24 Hours of Le Mans

This is the moment Blue Oval fans around the world have been waiting years for: Ford Motor Company’s [NYSE:F] imminent return to the 24 Hours of Le Mans. And the... read more June 17, 2016 by


 
Audi 24 Hours of Le Forza

Audi's 24 Hours of Le Forza solves problem of peeing in a race suit

Blasting the Mulsanne Straight at 200 mph in an LMP1 car must be a hugely thrilling experience, on par with the first bite of candied bacon or wrestling a bear. I've only... read more June 15, 2016 by


 
Ford of France celebrates 50th anniversary of 1-2-3 Le Mans win

Ford of France celebrates 50th anniversary of Le Mans win with special editions

The latest Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] GT isn't quite ready for showrooms yet, so Ford of France is marking the 50th anniversary of the GT40's now-legendary 1-2-3 win at the... read more May 26, 2016 by


 
1972 Porsche 911 2.5 S/T

Porsche restores dilapidated Le Mans-winning 911

Porsche used this past week’s Techno Classica event in Essen, Germany to present a beautifully restored 911 with an impressive motorsport pedigree. The car is a 1972... read more April 11, 2016 by


 
2016 Aston Martin Vantage GTE race car

Watch Prodrive build an Aston Martin Vantage GTE racer in 60 seconds

When it comes to racing, Aston Martin’s weapon of choice is the compact and lightweight Vantage sports car. However, the Vantage that takes to some of the world’s... read more April 1, 2016 by


 
2016 Audi R18 LMP1 race car

2016 R18 LMP1 is Audi’s most powerful and efficient racer ever

This year’s World Endurance Championship is just getting started with official testing, known as the Prologue, currently underway at France’s Circuit Paul Ricard... read more March 30, 2016 by


 
2016 Porsche 919 Hybrid LMP1 race car

2016 Porsche 919 Hybrid Le Mans Prototype revealed: Video

The 2016 World Endurance Championship, the successor to the World Sportscar Championship, is now entering its fifth season and out to defend its title is Porsche. The German... read more March 29, 2016 by


 
2016 Toyota TS050 Hybrid LMP1 race car

Toyota TS050 Hybrid for 2016 WEC revealed with twin-turbo V-6, 986 hp: Video

Toyota has revealed full details for its hybrid Le Mans prototype that will compete in the 2016 World Endurance Championship, the highest echelon for endurance racing and... read more March 25, 2016 by


 
2016 Ford GT race car

Ford reveals driver lineup for 2016 Le Mans return

Ford Motor Company’s [NYSE:F] new GT, in race car trim, made its motorsport debut back in January during the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season opener... read more March 17, 2016 by


 
Porsche 919 Hybrid LMP1 race car’s V-4 engine

Porsche Shows Off 919 Hybrid's V-4 Engine For First Time

In only its second year of competition, Porsche’s 919 Hybrid LMP1-spec race car not only took home top honors in the 24 Hours of Le Mans but also the title in the World... read more February 19, 2016 by


 
1997 Panoz Esperante GTR-1 Le Mans homologation special

Panoz Rolls Out Restored Road-Going Esperante GTR-1 At Dubai Motor Show

American sports car brand Panoz is present at this week’s 2015 Dubai Motor Show where the company is showing off its latest Esperante Spyder and Spyder GT models. And... read more November 10, 2015 by


 
2015 Porsche 919 Hybrid Le Mans prototype

Porsche 919 Hybrid Le Mans Mockup Fetches $100K On eBay: Video

Model cars are sold on eBay daily, but it's seldom they go for over $100k—or require a full-sized parking space. ALSO SEE: 2015 Dodge Challenger Drag Pak Sounds Wicked... read more June 30, 2015 by


 
 

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