Le Mans

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No GT1 Category For Le Mans Next Year

 Back in the 90s, the GT1 Category had some of the coolest cars racing at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Unlike the prototype categories, GT1 cars shared styling cues from the manufacturers the cars came from. Even some of the cars, like the Mercedes Benz CLK-GTR, Porsche 911 GT1 or the Nissan R390... read more

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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 

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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 

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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 

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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 

Google Street view at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

Google puts Laguna Seca on Street View for American Le Mans

Google's Street View camera system is famous, even infamous, for the interesting and sometimes wacky things it catches as it tours the country, taking roadside footage. But... read more March 25, 2009 by 

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Photo update: up close and personal with Audi's R15 TDI Le Mans racer

Diesel is fast - scary fast - as Audi's R10 TDI proved when it swept through the world of Le Mans and endurance racing by storm. Since then rule changes have dampened the... read more March 13, 2009 by 


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