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LE MANS 24 HOUR RACE TO BE THE FINAL LMP2 RACE FOR TEAM PENSKE IN 2022

Team Penske has announced that the team will no longer race in the LMP2 class for the remainder of the 2022 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) season, following the 24 Hours of Le Mans next month. The team will instead turn its attention to putting maximum effort into testing and preparation of its Porsche Penske … Continue reading

PORSCHE ANNOUNCES 2022 MOTORSPORT PLANS

Porsche is set to start the 2022 motorsport season with ambitious goals and extensive programmes. The prime focus will be on the two works entries in the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship and the FIA World Endurance Championship. The expansion of customer sport activities and intensive preparation for the new LMDh programme have now … Continue reading

PHIL HANSON TO RETURN TO UNITED AUTOSPORTS FOR 2022 FIA WORLD ENDURANCE CHAMPIONSHIP PROGRAMME

United Autosports are delighted to confirm that Phil Hanson will return to the team for the 2022 FIA World Endurance Championship. Phil, who is the reigning LMP2 FIA WEC champion, will return to United Autosports for his fifth season, having first joined the team in 2018 when he was 18 years old. Since then, Phil … Continue reading

ALESSIO ROVERA WINS ON HIS DEBUT AT LE MANS

Alessio Rovera made his debut at the 24 Hours of Le Mans winning the fourth round of the 2021 FIA World Endurance Championship behind the wheel of #83 AF Corse Ferrari 488 GTE together with teammates François Perrodo and Nicklas Nielsen. It was a fantastic first experience for the 26-year-old Italian driver from Varese in … Continue reading

A DISAPPOINTING 24 HOURS OF LE MANS FOR CETILAR RACING

Six hours, 56 minutes and 22 seconds. This is how long this edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans lasted for Cetilar Racing team, on their fifth participation in the La Sarthe race, the first running the #47 Ferrari 488 GTE and unfortunately, also the first one the team “all made in Italy” could not conclude.  An incident occurred during the 90th … Continue reading

IRON LYNX REALISES A LE MANS DREAM

Italian racing team Iron Lynx wrote its name in the history books on Sunday, taking third, fourth and ninth positions in the LMGTE Am class at the legendary 24 Hours of Le Mans. The team focused on its endurance pace during testing so were unworried about lining up in seventh (#80), seventeenth (#85) and eighteenth … Continue reading

GREAT RECOVERY DRIVE FOR UNITED AUTOSPORTS AT LE MANS 24 HOURS TO FINISH FOURTH IN TOUGH ENDURANCE BATTLE

United Autosports scored a fourth-place finish at the 2021 Le Mans 24 Hours with the #23 Oreca 07 of Paul Di Resta, Alex Lynn and Wayne Boyd after a tough race, which involved some fantastic teamwork from all three United Autosports crews. The trio brought their car home only two laps down from the eventual … Continue reading

FOURTH SUCCESSIVE LE MANS WIN FOR TOYOTA GAZOO RACING

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing earned a historic and dramatic fourth consecutive Le Mans 24 Hours victory, overcoming adversity to become the first Hypercar winners at the Circuit de la Sarthe. The whole team showed a never-give-up spirit to conquer a fuel system issue which threatened to derail the challenge of both cars when it struck in … Continue reading

DOUBLE TRIUMPH AT 24 HOURS OF LE MANS FOR FERRARI

The 89th edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the oldest and most prestigious endurance race and the fourth round of the FIA WEC World Championship, was dominated by AF Corse’s 488 GTEs, which triumphed in the LMGTE Pro and LMGTE Am classes. Alessandro Pier Guidi, James Calado and Côme Ledogar at the wheel … Continue reading

PODIUM FINISH FOR THE PORSCHE 911 RSR AT THE 24 HOURS OF LE MANS

Porsche has secured a podium spot in the fiercely contested GTE-Pro class at the 89th edition of the Le Mans 24-hour race. The works drivers Kévin Estre from France and Neel Jani from Switzerland as well as Denmark’s Michael Christensen achieved third place in the No. 92 Porsche 911 RSR. The No. 91 sister car … Continue reading

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