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Sebring Pre-Race Test Complate - Audi Tops Time Sheets

Audi continued to control the second day of pre-race testing for the 60th anniversary Mobil 1 12 Hours of Sebring, as the R18 Quattro coupe driven by Tom Kristensen topped the time sheets at 1:48.138 (124.508 mph). The Dane shares this LMP1 prototype with regular partners Allan McNish and Dindo... read more

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Morgan returns to Le Mans with OAK Racing LM P2 car

Morgan Returns To Le Mans With LMP2 Entry: Video

As we reported back in January, Morgan Motor Company has teamed up with France's OAK Racing to enter Le Mans in the LMP2 class, albeit with re-branded Pescarolo World... read more March 8, 2012 by


 
Nissan LM P2 racer at Sebring - Anne Proffit photo

Nissan Sticking With LMP2 - For Now

Nissan is ruling out an LMP1 entry in the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) for the 2012 season - and likely beyond - sticking with the production-based LMP2 entries... read more March 8, 2012 by


 
2012 Aston Martin Vantage GTE

Aston Martin Racing Announces 2012 Vantage GTE For Le Mans, FIA WEC

Aston Martin Racing (AMR) is returning to its roots as it powers up a V-8 powered Vantage in the GTE Pro class for the FIA World Endurance Championship and that series third... read more February 24, 2012 by


 
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First Endurance Run For Toyota TS030 Hybrid

Toyota Racing has put its new Toyota TS030 Hybrid LM P1 car through long-distance testing at Paul Ricard circuit in France, conducting three days of practice that ended on... read more February 18, 2012 by


 
Anthony Davidson - photo courtesy Toyota Racing

Toyota Racing Confirms Second Car Driver Assignments For Le Mans

Over the weekend, Toyota Racing announced the drivers of its second TS030 Hybrid LM P1 prototype coupe for the Le Mans 24-Hour classic held each June. The team already... read more February 13, 2012 by


 
Courtesy Ford Racing

1967 Le Mans Trophy Returned To Ford Racing--45 Years Later

This piece of metal went missing for 45 years, and no it's not just some little trinket but the trophy earned by Ford for its victory in the 1967 24 Hours of Le Mans--the... read more February 10, 2012 by


 
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Lotus Enters LMP2 Car For Le Mans And Full WEC Season

In a 56-car 80th anniversary 24 Hours of Le Mans field that's heavy on prototypes--there are 15 LMP1 invited cars and an enviable 18 LMP2 production-based racers on the... read more February 3, 2012 by


 
Winning Audi podium at Le Mans - Anne Proffit photo

Invitations Out For 24 Hours Of Le Mans

The invitations are out for the 80th running of the Le Mans 24-Hour race, with interesting groupings in all categories. There are 56 entries for the race with several reserve... read more February 2, 2012 by


 
Audi at Petit Le Mans - Anne Proffit photo

Audi To Compete At Le Mans With Hybrid Drive

This year Audi intends to enter four cars in the 80th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans on June 16-17. Two of the four cars will be equipped with hybrid drive, the team... read more February 2, 2012 by


 
Toyota TS030 HYBRID Le Mans prototype

Toyota Enters FIA World Endurance Championship

Following a pair of successful tests with its TS030 Hybrid race car, Toyota Racing has decided to enter the FIA World Endurance Championship in 2012. The Cologne... read more February 2, 2012 by


 
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DeltaWing Heads To Windshear Wind Tunnel

It has new Michelin tires, it has an EMCO gearbox, the bodywork is completed and an unnamed engine is installed, so it's time for the new DeltaWing prototype to travel from... read more January 31, 2012 by


 
Courtesy Toyota Racing

Successful First Test For Toyota TS030 Hybrid Le Mans Racer

Paul Ricard circuit in the south of France was the site of Toyota Racing's first full test of its new TS030 Hybrid LMP1 race car that will compete in selected races of the... read more January 27, 2012 by


 
Photo courtesy Michelin

Michelin Ships DeltaWing Tires

Things are moving ahead for the DeltaWing Project, which occupies the 56th garage at this year's Le Mans 24 Hour race. That garage is reserved for cars outside the boundaries... read more January 27, 2012 by


 
Toyota TS030 HYBRID Le Mans prototype

Toyota TS030 HYBRID Le Mans Prototype Race Car Unveiled

Because saying something in capital letters on the web is like shouting it, and shouting means you're serious, Toyota has named its 2012 Le Mans prototype entry the TS030... read more January 24, 2012 by


 
Corvette C6.R racecars at 2011 Petit Le Mans - Anne Proffit photo

Corvette Racing Sets Driver Pairings

Corvette Racing intends to balance their driver lineup for the 2012 American Le Mans Series (ALMS) season and for the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The new Compuware Corvette C6.R... read more January 21, 2012 by


 
 

 
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