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2015 Porsche 919 Hybrid Le Mans prototype

Porsche Ready For 2015 World Endurance Championship With New 919 Hybrid: Video

A new season of the World Endurance Championship gets underway this weekend, with the first event on the eight-race calendar being the 6 Hours of Silverstone in the U.K. Having already had a close look at the Audi R18 e-tron quattro, the new Nissan GTR LM NISMO and the Toyota TS040 Hybrid for the... read more

April 10, 2015 by 
 
Nissan GT-R LM Nismo LMP1

Naked Nissan LMP1 Race Car Is A Punk Hot Rod From The Future

Nissan is venturing into the Le Mans world with its all-new GT-R LM Nismo LMP1 prototype racer. The car is quite different from the competition it will be racing against... read more February 6, 2015 by 


 
2015 Toyota TS040 Hybrid LMP1 race car

Toyota Reveals 2015 TS040 Hybrid LMP1, Confirms WEC Driver Lineup

The reigning champion in the World Endurance Championship, Japanese automaker Toyota, will be out to defend its title in the premier LMP1 category this season with its hugely... read more February 3, 2015 by 


 
Teaser for 2015 Nissan GT-R LM NISMO LMP1

2015 Nissan GT-R LM NISMO LMP1 Teased, Reveal May Come During Super Bowl

Nissan has released the first photo of its all-new race car that will compete this year in the premier LMP1 category of the World Endurance Championship, which also means... read more January 30, 2015 by 


 
McLaren 650S Le Mans

McLaren Celebrating 20th Anniversary Of Its Le Mans Victory With Special 650S

It turns out that the new track-focused McLaren 650S we recently told you about won't be the only new 650S variant appearing in the near future, as the British firm today... read more January 20, 2015 by 


 
2015 Porsche 919 Hybrid Race Car

2015 Porsche 919 Hybrid Race Car Takes To The Track

Porsche had been away from the famous 24 Hours of Le Mans for many years, until last year when it ran the race with its new 919 Hybrid in the top LMP1 category. The German... read more January 19, 2015 by 


 
2010 FIA GT1 Matech Competition Ford GT

New Ford GT To Race In United SportsCar Championship & 24 Hours Of Le Mans: Report

The Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] is set to launch its new Ford Performance brand at next month’s 2015 Detroit Auto Show and word on the street is that a new GT supercar... read more December 23, 2014 by 


 
Dindo Capello, Tom Kristensen and Allan McNish - Audi photo

Tom 'Mr. Le Mans' Kristensen To Retire From Racing

He's been called the greatest driver ever to pilot a vehicle in the 24 Hours of Le Mans. You can debate that claim, but you can't debate the fact that Tom Kristensen has won... read more November 26, 2014 by 


 
Porsche 919 Hybrid race car steering wheel

Porsche 919 Steering Wheel Is More Complicated Than Yours

The steering wheel in your basic race car is just that; it's a simple, lightweight, possibly suede-covered instrument used to tell the front wheels of the vehicle where to... read more October 21, 2014 by 


 
2014 Audi R18 e-tron quattro

Le Mans-Inspired Audi Hybrid Supercar Back On The Table?

Back in 2012, Audi’s then R&D chief Wolfgang Dürheimer let it be known that he wanted to develop a diesel-electric hybrid supercar to sit above the R8 in... read more September 29, 2014 by 


 
Project Brabham

Help The Comeback Of Legendary F1 Team Brabham: Video

One of the most storied names in motorsport, Brabham, is about to make a return to international racing, and you have a chance to be a part of the team. Brabham was... read more September 25, 2014 by 


 
Nissan Le Mans program

Nissan LMP1 Team To Be Based In U.S., Test American Drivers

Next year, Nissan will enter the World Endurance Championship and compete alongside the likes of Audi, Porsche and Toyota with a new LMP1 hybrid race car. That means... read more September 19, 2014 by 


 
2014 Nissan ZEOD RC Le Mans prototype makes track debut at Fuji Speedway

Top Gear Drives Nissan’s Wacky ZEOD RC Le Mans Racer: Video

Nissan’s ZEOD RC electrified race car lasted just 23 minutes in this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans race, with the dart-shaped car forced to retire due to gearbox... read more September 17, 2014 by 


 
2014 Ford EcoBoost Daytona Prototype

More Details On Ford’s Rumored Le Mans Comeback

A week ago we heard that Ford was looking to return to the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 2016 to mark 50 years since its legendary first win at the event with the GT40. While we... read more July 22, 2014 by 


 
ACO LMP3

ACO Adds New LMP3 Class For 2015

If you're a fan of endurance racing... actually, I'll stop there because everyone should be a fan of endurance racing. What we're dealing with is a sport that is very nearly... read more July 21, 2014 by 


 
2010 FIA GT1 Matech Competition Ford GT

Ford To Make Le Mans Return With New GT Supercar?

A couple of years ago there was a lot of talk about Ford launching a successor to its GT supercar built briefly during the last decade. Not much has been heard since but the... read more July 16, 2014 by 


 
 

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