World Endurance Championship

 
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 successful TS040 Hybrid race car. The TS040 Hybrid made its debut in 2014 and won five out of the eight races for team... read more

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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 


 
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 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 


 
2015 McLaren 650S GT3 race car

McLaren May Race At Le Mans In 2016 With 650S Racer

McLaren stunned the automotive world back in 1995 when one of its F1 GTR race cars claimed overall victory in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, surpassing some tough competition... read more July 2, 2014 by 


 
24 Hours of Le Mans, 2014

2014 24 Hours Of Le Mans: Gallery

The 2014 running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans is behind us, but the memories will live forever. With the return of Porsche to the LMP1 roster, and the new Corvette C7.R to the... read more June 17, 2014 by 


 
Audi highlights its struggles to win the 2014 Hours of Le Mans

Highlights Of Audi's 13th Win At Le Mans: Video

Few races in recent history have highlighted the endurance aspect of racing the 24 Hours of Le Mans the way this year's race did, from a devastating crash in qualifying, to... read more June 17, 2014 by 


 
Audi at the 2014 24 Hours of Le Mans

One-Two Finish For Audi At Le Mans After Porsche, Toyota Suffer Woes

After a bad start to its 2014 24 Hours of Le Mans campaign, Audi emerged with its 13th overall win out of just 16 starts at the famous endurance race. Incredibly, second... read more June 16, 2014 by 


 
2014 Lotus T129 LMP1

2014 Lotus LMP1 Unveiled At Le Mans

German racing team Kodewa, which aimed to enter the 2014 World Endurance Championship under the Lotus LMP name, competing in the LMP1-L category for private teams, was... read more June 13, 2014 by 


 
Toyota at the 2014 24 Hours of Le Mans

Toyota Takes Pole For 2014 24 Hours Of Le Mans: Video

Qualifying for the 2014 24 Hours of Le Mans is now over, with the first row composed of a Toyota TS040 Hybrid and a Porsche 919 Hybrid from the LMP1 category. Toyota driver... read more June 13, 2014 by 


 
2014 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R at the 24 Hours of Le Mans

Chevrolet Corvette C7.R Gets Ready For 2014 24 Hours Of Le Mans

With all of the excitement surrounding the premier LMP1 category of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, especially all of its technology, big-name drivers and huge budgets, it’s... read more June 12, 2014 by 


 
Wreckage of Audi R18 e-tron quattro at 2014 24 Hours of Le Mans (Image via Eurosport 2)

Duval Unhurt After Crashing Audi R18 e-tron quattro At 167 MPH In Le Mans Practice

Numerous incidents and red flags marked the start of the 2014 24 Hours of Le Mans. The biggest was when Loïc Duval, an overall winner in last year’s race, lost... read more June 11, 2014 by 


 
2014 Lotus LMP1 prototype race car

Lotus LMP1 To Be Unveiled At Le Mans But Won’t Race

German racing team Kodewa, which aimed to enter the 2014 World Endurance Championship under the Lotus banner, competing in the LMP1-L category for private teams, was... read more June 11, 2014 by 


 
 

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