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Audi Le Mans prototypes, lightness through carbon fiber

Audi Le Mans Prototypes: Lightness Through Gorgeous Carbon

Lightness is a highly sought-after attribute in a race car. Even when adding complex, often heavy systems like hybrid drive and large, powerful engines, there's a focus on saving weight. That's usually done through carbon fiber these days. Audi appears to have perfected the art. The carbon fiber... read more

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2013 Porsche 911 RSR race car

Porsche 911 RSR Represents 50 Years Of Continuous Development: Video

Porsche’s new 911 RSR race car based on the seventh generation of the 911 narrowly missed out on a podium spot this past weekend during its first race outing, the 2013... read more April 16, 2013 by


 
Audi R18 e-tron quattro in the 2013 WEC season opener at Silverstone

Audi And Aston Martin Take Home Wins In 2013 WEC Season Opener

The 2013 World Endurance Championship started off with a bang, with the season-opening race at the Silverstone circuit in the UK seeing Audi come out on top in the premier... read more April 15, 2013 by


 
Mark Webber buys a 2011 Porsche 911 GT2 RS

Porsche Rejects Rumors Of Mark Webber-Le Mans Deal

Following the series of mishaps afflicting Mark Webber’s Chinese Grand Prix over the weekend, including the inadequate amount of fuel that was placed in his car during... read more April 15, 2013 by


 
2013 Audi R18 e-tron quattro

2013 Audi R18 e-tron quattro Ready To Defend Le Mans Title

With its back-to-back wins at the 24 Hours of Le Mans over the past two years, Audi’s R18 prototype race car could be mistaken for being unassailable in the classic... read more April 5, 2013 by


 
2013 Porsche 911 RSR race car

2013 Porsche 911 RSR race car full specs

This year is a very important one for Porsche and its 911. Not only is the 911 celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2013, but the iconic sports car will also be competing... read more April 2, 2013 by


 
2013 Aston Martin Vantage GTE race car

Aston Martin Adds A Fifth Car To Its 2013 Le Mans Assault

Despite already announcing its most ambitious lineup for the 24 Hours of Le Mans yet, with four cars previously announced for the classic endurance race, Aston Martin has now... read more March 4, 2013 by


 
2013 Porsche 911 RSR race car

2013 Porsche 911 RSR Race Car Revealed

Porsche has revealed the 911 RSR racing version of its latest-generation, 991-based 911 sports car. Sitting at the top of a three-tiered hierarchy of 991-based Porsche 911... read more February 25, 2013 by


 
2013 Toyota TS030 Hybrid Le Mans prototype

2013 Toyota TS030 Hybrid Le Mans Prototype Makes Debut

After a disastrous 24 Hours of Le Mans campaign last year, where both of its TS030 Hybrid prototypes ended up crashing, Toyota is back to fight again in 2013, with an updated... read more February 19, 2013 by


 
2013 Aston Martin Vantage GTE race car launch

Aston Martin Eyes 24 Hours Of Le Mans Win In Its 100th Year

This year is Aston Martin’s 100th, so the automaker is hoping to make it a memorable one. To mark its first 100 years, Aston Martin has already introduced new Centenary... read more February 6, 2013 by


 
Audi R18 TDI #2 wins 24 Hours of Le Mans

Audi To Defend Le Mans Title With Three R18 e-tron quattros In 2013

At the 24 Hours of Le Mans back in June, Audi’s R18 e-tron quattro LMP1 race cars managed to take the top two spots, helping the brand with the four rings secure its... read more December 20, 2012 by


 
Le Mans race track in France

Porsche Relives Le Mans Glory In Lead Up To 2014 Return: Video

In 2014 Porsche will be reliving its Le Mans glory days with a brand new LMP1 race car and a determined team of drivers and engineers who are set to take part in not only the... read more December 13, 2012 by


 
Fritz Enzinger

Porsche Confirms Factory Team For 2014 Le Mans LMP1 Assault

Recently, Porsche confirmed it would enter the 24 Hours of Le Mans as early as next year, competing in the GTE class with a new 911 RSR race car ahead of a previously... read more December 9, 2012 by


 
2013 Porsche 911 GT3 RSR (Type 991) race car spy shots

Porsche To Tackle Le Mans In 2013 With 991-Based 911 RSR

A Porsche factory team will compete in the 24 Hours of Le Mans a year earlier than previously thought, though instead of tackling the top LMP1 class the team will initially... read more December 2, 2012 by


 
Toyota Racing’s TS030 Hybrid car #7 winning the Six Hours of Sao Paulo in Brazil

Toyota TS030 Hybrid Wins First Race

Toyota has won its first race with its new TS030 Hybrid Le Mans prototype, having led from start to finish in the Six Hours of Sao Paulo at Brazil’s famous Interlagos... read more September 17, 2012 by


 
The GreenGT H2 hydrogen fuel cell Le Mans Prototype - image: Dunlop Motorsport

GreenGT to run hydrogen fuel cell car at Le Mans in 2013

When the cars take to the Circuit de la Sarthe for the 2013 running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the vehicle occupying the 56th pit box will be like no other in the history of... read more August 27, 2012 by


 
 

 
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