24 Hours of Le Mans

 
Allan McNish and the Audi team prepare for the 2013 24 Hours of Le Mans

2013 24 Hours Of Le Mans Preview: Interview With Allan McNish

We were fortunate enough to be able to steal away 20 minutes of two-time 24 Hours of Le Mans winner Allan McNish's pre-race week today, and we spent it asking about the R18 e-tron quattro race car, his hopes and expectations for the race next weekend, and his thoughts on endurance racing... read more

June 11, 2013 by
 
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... read more May 23, 2013 by


 
2013 SRT Viper GTS-R

SRT Prepares Viper GTS-R Race Cars For 24 Hours Of Le Mans

Having dominated the GTS class at the 24 Hours of Le Mans for three consecutive years between 1998 and 2000, the Dodge Viper has been noticeably absent from the event for the... read more May 22, 2013 by


 
Aston Martin Vantage GTE in the 2013 WEC season opener at Silverstone

Aston Martin Announces 24 Hours Of Le Mans Driver Lineup

Aston Martin, competing in the GTE category of the 2013 World Endurance Championship, has announced the driver lineup for the event’s highlight, the 24 Hours of Le... read more April 29, 2013 by


 
2013 Porsche 911 RSR race car

Porsche Considered F1 Before Picking Le Mans

Prior to its confirmation of a return to top-level racing at Le Mans, made in 2011, there was some speculation that Porsche might represent the Volkswagen Group in the world... read more April 25, 2013 by


 
2013 Audi R18 e-tron quattro long-tail prototype

Audi Starts Tests Of Long-Tail R18 e-tron quattro Ahead Of Le Mans

Audi has rolled out a long-tail version of its R18 e-tron quattro Le Mans prototype, which it will be using for evaluation purposes in the second road of the 2013 World... read more April 25, 2013 by


 
Timo Bernhard and Romain Dumas

Porsche Names First Drivers For 2014 Le Mans LMP1 Campaign

Porsche will be looking to relive its former 24 Hours of Le Mans glory next year, with the automaker from Stuttgart set to make a return to the premier LMP1 category. Porsche... read more April 18, 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 Alpine A450 Le Mans prototype

Alpine A450 Name Used For French Brand’s 2013 Le Mans Prototype

The new Le Mans prototype that will see Renault’s Alpine performance brand return to the world of motorsport has been renamed the Alpine A450. Previously labeled the... read more April 11, 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


 
Mark Webber - Red Bull Racing photo

Could Mark Webber Ditch F1 To Race For Porsche At Le Mans?

Following the conclusion of the controversial Malaysian Grand Prix a fortnight ago, the rumor mill has been working overtime with news Red Bull Racing driver Mark Webber may... read more April 3, 2013 by


 
2013 Renault N°36 Alpine Le Mans prototype

Renault Reveals Its Alpine-Branded 2013 Le Mans Prototype

Following this month’s previous announcement from Renault that it will be entering the 24 Hours of Le Mans this year, as well as the European Le Mans Series, the French... read more March 25, 2013 by


 
Renault to enter the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 2013 with Alpine-branded prototype

Renault's Alpine Brand Returns To Le Mans In 2013

It appears the 24 Hours of Le Mans is shaping up to be the popular arena for automakers to outdo one another once again, with more and more major players returning to the... read more March 8, 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


 
1999 Nissan R391 Le Mans prototype

2014 Le Mans Return Part Of Nissan’s Expanded Motorsport Program

Nissan is the latest automaker to announce its participation in the prestigious 24 Hours of Le Mans race, confirming today it will enter a “pioneering race car”... read more February 26, 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


 
 

 
© 2018 MotorAuthority. All Rights Reserved. MotorAuthority is published by Internet Brands Automotive Group. Stock photography by izmostock. Read our Cookie Policy.