Le Mans

Rebellion Racing LMP1 car on track, 2010

Toyota To Build Le Mans Prototype Engine For Rebellion Racing

Though Toyota bailed on Formula One is less-than-graceful fashion, the company's motorsport division has remained, and is now seeking to apply its hard-earned knowledge to a Le Mans Prototype for the 2011 season. Partnering with Rebellion Racing for a Lola-chassis racer, Toyota Motorsport has... read more

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Jeff Koons BMW M3 GT2 Art Car on track at Le Mans

BMW M3 GT2 Jeff Koons Art Car Makes Le Mans On-Track Debut

Ever since BMW announced Jeff Koons as the artist for the 35th anniversary BMW art car, the anticipation for its eventual racing debut has been high. This week, the car has... read more June 11, 2010 by 

Audi R15 TDI race livery

Video: Audi R15 TDI Le Mans Preview

The 24 Hours of Le Mans is just a few days away. The grueling, sometimes harrowing race will shake out the best teams, the best cars and the best drivers to yield a final... read more June 10, 2010 by 

2011 Panoz Abruzzi Spirit of Le Mans

Panoz Abruzzi Offically Unveiled At Le Mans

 Panoz Auto Development isn’t much of a household name; it’s only mostly known by those in car-loving circles. The Georgia-based company hand builds sports cars for both... read more June 8, 2010 by 

Audi R15 TDI race livery

Audi R15 TDI Preps For Le Mans At Spa-Francorchamps

Le Mans has one of the greatest--and most terrible--histories in all of motorsports, and it's not an event that any team, even the eight-time winning Audi team, takes... read more April 29, 2010 by 

Audi R15 TDI race livery

Audi Unveils R15 TDI Race Car Livery

The Germans are all about joy and pleasure in their driving these days, with BMW's Joy of Driving campaign and now Audi's new R15 TDI livery--described as "pleasure in... read more April 5, 2010 by 

RSR Jaguar XKR GT2 Le Mans endurance race car

Video: Jaguar Celebrates 75th Anniversary With Return to Le Mans

Last fall, Jaguar debuted its RSR Racing Jaguar XKR GT2 endurance racer at the Petit Le Mans, and this year the company will be making its return to the 24 Hours of Le Mans... read more February 4, 2010 by 

Nissan GT-R GT1 race car

Nissan GT-R FIA-GT1 race car to tackle Spa 24 Hours endurance race

This coming weekend Nissan will bring its iconic GT-R back to the Spa 24 Hours race in Belgium, the scene of the firm's dominant win in the grueling event back in 1991 with... read more July 23, 2009 by 

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Porsche bringing collection of legendary 917 race cars to Goodwood

The Porsche 917 is one of the most stark raving mad automotive creations ever dreamt up by humanity, offering a performance level that remains as impressive today as it was... read more July 2, 2009 by 

The Duel

Video: Tag Heuer picks a winner in Hamilton-McQueen 'Duel'

The final video in 'The Duel' from watch company Tag Heuer sees F1 champion Lewis Hamilton taking on racer and actor Steve McQueen on the Le Mans track that made McQueen... read more June 26, 2009 by 

Tag Heuer Steve McQueen Monaco LS watch

40th anniversary Tag Heuer Monaco LS celebrates Le Mans

To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Monaco watch, Tag Heuer last month released a slightly updated version of the original watch worn, and personally endorsed, by Steve... read more June 25, 2009 by 

GTbyCitroen supercar concept

GTbyCitroen concept hits the streets of London

At last year's Paris Motor Show, Citroen stunned the audience with a dramatically styled supercar dubbed the GTbyCitroen. A few months later, the company revealed it would... read more June 23, 2009 by 

audi r15 tdi 001

Le Mans issues open invitation to F1 manufacturers

It's no secret that the current manufacturers teams in Formula 1 aren't happy with the plans Max Mosley and Bernie Ecclestone have laid out for 2010 and beyond. Some... read more June 11, 2009 by 

Aston Martin's LMP1 racer wears classic Gulf Oil colors

U.S. satellite listeners to get live broadcast of entire 24 Hours of Le Mans

The battle for the 2009 24 Hours of Le Mans is already heating up with Peugeot protesting Audi's R15 race car, and things will only get hotter as the weekend approaches. If... read more June 10, 2009 by 

2010 Mazda MX-5 facelift

Mazda France to celebrate 20 years of the MX-5 at Le Mans

Organizing an exclusive event for one of the most inclusive sports cars ever made - the Mazda MX-5 Miata - may seem paradoxical, but that's exactly what Mazda France is doing... read more May 26, 2009 by 

Audi R8 V12 TDI

Audi abandons plans for R8 V12 TDI

When Audi's R8 V12 TDI made its debut at the 2008 Detroit Motor Show, the world stood in awe of the sheer beauty of the idea: a fuel-efficient, torquey and potent diesel... read more May 6, 2009 by 


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