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UNITED AUTOSPORTS SECURE JOSH PIERSON FOR 2023 WEC SEASON

United Autosports, a year on from announcing Josh Pierson as the youngest driver to race in the FIA World Endurance Championship and at Le Mans, are pleased to announce that Josh will continue racing in this championship for a second consecutive year with the team in 2023.  After a hugely successful debut with the team, … Continue reading

TOYOTA GAZOO RACING TAKES DRAMATIC LE MANS POLE

Brendon Hartley left it until the last moment to earn TOYOTA GAZOO Racing their sixth consecutive Le Mans 24 Hours pole position in a thrilling Hyperpole contest at the Circuit de la Sarthe.  In the final seconds of the session, Brendon snatched his first Le Mans pole thanks to a lap of 3mins 24.408secs in … Continue reading

PORSCHE GT TEAM STARTS THE LE MANS 24 HOURS FROM THE SECOND GRID ROW

The two 911 RSR fielded by the Porsche GT Team will take up this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans from the second grid row. In the Hyperpole session, the two works drivers Frédéric Makowiecki from France and Laurens Vanthoor from Belgium planted the two ca. 378 kW (515 PS) 911 racers on positions three … Continue reading

TOYOTA GAZOO RACING RESUMES LE MANS CHALLENGE

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing’s challenge for a fifth consecutive Le Mans victory resumed with practice and qualifying sessions on Wednesday, as race week began at Circuit de la Sarthe. Kamui Kobayashi set the fastest time of the day, a lap of 3mins 27.247secs recorded during qualifying, driving the #7 GR010 HYBRID he shares with fellow 2021 … Continue reading

THREE PORSCHE 911 QUALIFY FOR HYPERPOLE AT LE MANS

The two 911 RSR fielded by the Porsche GT Team have qualified for the Hyperpole at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Works driver Laurens Vanthoor from Belgium and Frédéric Makowiecki from France concluded the qualifying session on the 13.626-kilometre racetrack in positions one and three in the GTE-Pro class. In the GTE-Am category, the … Continue reading

GT WORLD CHALLENGE EUROPE CIRCUIT PAUL RICARD WEEKEND ROUNDUP

The Circuit Paul Ricard 1000kms often stands out as a highlight of the season and the 2022 edition did not disappoint.  The first hour delivered non-stop action at the front, with Ferrari, Porsche and Lamborghini all taking turns at the head of the field. The race settled down during the middle phase and looked to … Continue reading

UNITED AUTOSPORTS READY TO ATTACK ROAD TO LE MANS AFTER DOUBLE PODIUM SUCCESS AT IMOLA

United Autosports are preparing for a busy race week at Le Mans, as the five-car entry for the annual Road to Le Mans race gets underway from tomorrow. The support race for the 24 Hours of Le Mans also contributing to the full Le Mans Cup 2022 season, with the team therefore set on scoring … Continue reading

ASTON MARTIN VANTAGE LEADS THE CHARGE FOR 24 HOURS OF LE MANS VICTORY

Three Aston Martin Vantage GTEs will fight to continue the car’s sparkling recent GT record in this weekend’s 90th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Since the turn of the decade, an Aston Martin has finished on the podium in every class it has entered at the most famous motor race of them all … Continue reading

NEW DESIGN, NEW NAME FOR THE BMW M HYBRID V8 LMDh PROTOTYPE

Ahead of the testing phase for the LMDh prototype for the 2023 season in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, BMW M Motorsport announces the name, the design, and an exciting camouflage livery for the car. The BMW M Hybrid V8 will sport a look designed by BMW Group Designworks, and celebrates the history of BMW … Continue reading

PORSCHE GT TEAM OPTIMISES THE 911 RSR SETUP AT THE LE MANS TEST DAY

At the official pre-test, the Porsche GT Team has continued its preparations for the 90th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans (11/12 June). In the two four-hour sessions on the 13.626-kilometre Circuit des 24 Heures, both Porsche 911 RSR run by the works team turned a total of 143 laps (1,949 kilometres). On … Continue reading

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