Le Mans

Aston Martin Racing LMP1 Le Mans Prototype preview

Aston Martin To Return To 24 Hours Of Le Mans With New Prototype Car

Citing new regulations for 2011 that allow its car to be competitive against the diesels of Peugeot and Audi, Aston Martin is planning a re-entry to Le Mans next season. The car they'll be campaigning is a new LMP1 prototype. Even with new rules enforcing performance parity, or at least attempting... read more

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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 

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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 

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Audi teams readying R8 LMS to take on 24 hours of the Nurburgring

Audi's R8 took the consumer world by storm when it was released and since the debut of the R8 LMS, the success has continued, taking a podium spot at its first race, the... read more April 21, 2009 by 

R35 Nissan GT-R FIA-GT1

Nissan reveals official details for FIA-GT1 GT-R race car

Nissan is just a year out from entering its giant-killing GT-R supercar into an FIA sanctioned GT1 race, with the company confirming that a race-prepped version will be... read more April 6, 2009 by 

Tag Heuer Monaco Twenty Four Concept Chronograph watch

Tag Heuer celebrates 24 Hours of Le Mans with special edition Monaco chronograph

The 24 Hours of Le Mans is one of the most arduous car races in the world, which is why it’s also one of the most heralded and talked about automotive events in... read more March 26, 2009 by 


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