24 Hours of Le Mans

 
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 version of its advanced gasoline-electric race car. The 2013 Toyota TS030 Hybrid prototype made its debut today at a special... read more

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The SRT Viper GTS-R returns to Le Mans in 2013

The SRT Viper Returns To The 24 Hours Of Le Mans In 2013

For three consecutive years, from 1998 through 2000, Dodge Vipers took both first and second place in the GTS class at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. It’s fitting, then, that... read more February 1, 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


 
Porsche's RS Spyder laps at Bathurst

Watch A Porsche RS Spyder Lap Bathurst At Speed: Video

In 2005, Porsche returned to sports prototype racing after a six-year absence, debuting its RS Spyder in the American LeMans Series LMP2 class. In 2006, its first full... read more October 17, 2012 by


 
Porsche's 1987 Le Mans-winning 962

Chris Harris Drives The Legendary Porsche 962: Video

In the early 1980s, Porsche all but dominated sports car and endurance racing with a pair of Norbert Singer-designed cars. In 1982, Porsche launched the 956, which went on to... read more September 28, 2012 by


 
Le Mans-winning Aston Martin DBR1/2. Photo via Talacrest.

Le Mans-Winning Aston Martin DBR1/2 For Sale

Talacrest is a name best known in the classic Ferrari world, but this time around, it's peddling the 1959 Le Mans-winning Aston Martin DBR1/2 driven by Roy Salvadori and... read more September 13, 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


 
#1 and #3 Briggs Cunningham 1960 Chevrolet Corvette

Long-Lost Briggs Cunningham Corvette On Show At Corvettes At Carlisle

Back in 1960 Briggs Cunningham, a manufacturer and avid racer of cars and yachts, as well as a co-founder of the Sports Car Club of America (SCCA), competed in the 24 Hours... read more August 24, 2012 by


 
2012 Audi RS5

Audi FSI Technology: From Le Mans Victory To The Latest RS 5

In this second installment of Audi’s Moments of Truth video series, which gives us a behind-the-scenes look at the automaker’s epic achievements in motorsport, we... read more August 8, 2012 by


 
1959 Aston Martin DBR1 scale model - Image courtesy Evanta Motor Company

Le Mans Winning Aston Martin DBR1 Imagined As Life-Sized Model

Legendary race car drivers Carroll Shelby and Roy Salvadori died within weeks earlier this year and to mark their passing, as well as celebrate their life achievements, Aston... read more August 7, 2012 by


 
Rinaldo "Dindo" Capello - Anne Proffit photo

Capello Retires From Audi Prototype Competition

We kind of thought the end was near at Le Mans this year, as Rinaldo "Dindo" Capello shook off the wreath from around his shoulders after earning a second-place result with... read more July 24, 2012 by


 
Guillaume Moreau continues to recover - Photo courtesy OAK Racing

Moreau On The Mend From Le Mans Testing Accident

OAK Racing LMP1 driver Guillaume Moreau continues to recover from the significant accident he incurred on the Le Mans Test Day June 3; the driver's twelfth vertebra was... read more June 22, 2012 by


 
Fred Schrader and Kevin Buckler - Anne Proffit photo

Winery Pals Schrader And Buckler Take Podium In Aston Martin Festival

Much of the attention at last weekend's 24 Hours of Mans went toward the 80th edition of the 24-hour race, but there were support events as well, including the Aston Martin... read more June 22, 2012 by


 
 

 
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