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Corvettes Will Lead The GTE Pro Charge At Le Mans
Friday, 10 Jun, 2022 – 13:07 | Comments Off on Corvettes Will Lead The GTE Pro Charge At Le Mans
Corvettes Will Lead The GTE Pro Charge At Le Mans

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Corvette Racing will lead the seven-car GTE Pro field to the green flag for the rolling start of the 90th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans Saturday afternoon …

Next Gen Camaro Headed to Le Mans
Thursday, 17 Mar, 2022 – 19:15 | Comments Off on Next Gen Camaro Headed to Le Mans
Next Gen Camaro Headed to Le Mans

SEBRING, Fla. – NASCAR Chairman and CEO Jim France and Automobile Club de l’Ouest President Pierre Fillon have announced the nomination of a Next Gen Camaro run by Hendrick Motorsports to compete at the Le …

Racing Reads: Add Horsepower to Holidays
Wednesday, 22 Dec, 2021 – 14:13 | Comments Off on Racing Reads: Add Horsepower to Holidays
Racing Reads: Add Horsepower to Holidays

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
FORT WORTH, Texas – There is no substitute for victory in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, a corporate mindset that has defined Porsche’s record-setting history in the world’s most …

Flat Spot On – Triumph and Confusion: Le Mans 1966
Tuesday, 15 Jun, 2021 – 20:03 | Comments Off on Flat Spot On – Triumph and Confusion: Le Mans 1966
Flat Spot On – Triumph and Confusion: Le Mans 1966

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
It was 55 years ago that Ford conquered Le Mans, becoming the first American manufacturer to win at the great sports car endurance race. Upon the 50th anniversary, we were much …

A Sad Farewell To Factory-Backed Prototypes
Tuesday, 18 Jun, 2019 – 15:03 | Comments Off on A Sad Farewell To Factory-Backed Prototypes
A Sad Farewell To Factory-Backed Prototypes

The Porsche 919 Hybrids were things of esthetic and technical beauty.

By Jim Pedley | Managing EditorRacinToday.com

Thanksgiving for food and football, New Years Day for college football and all-day finger food and Le Mans for the …

Flat Spot On: Panoz A Major Force Starting with the Petit
Wednesday, 10 Oct, 2018 – 8:13 | Comments Off on Flat Spot On: Panoz A Major Force Starting with the Petit
Flat Spot On: Panoz A Major Force Starting with the Petit

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Don Panoz was motor racing’s imp of the reverse. A diminutive, brilliant redhead with a keen sense of how to get things done, Don was at his best pursuing goals that …

Le Mans Lessons: Big Changes Are Here
Friday, 22 Jun, 2018 – 7:14 | Comments Off on Le Mans Lessons: Big Changes Are Here
Le Mans Lessons: Big Changes Are Here

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Change is, has been, will always be an integral part of auto racing. It’s baked into the racing cake. But during the 20th Century, changes in racing seemed more tweak-ish …

FIA, ACO Announce New Hybrid Rules At Le Mans
Friday, 15 Jun, 2018 – 7:57 | Comments Off on FIA, ACO Announce New Hybrid Rules At Le Mans
FIA, ACO Announce New Hybrid Rules At Le Mans

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The Automobile Club de l’Ouest and the Federation Internationale de Automobile announced Friday at Le Mans, conceptual details of the technical regulations for the next generation of prototype race cars.
The big take aways are that …

Toyota Hybrids Have Le Mans Field To Selves
Thursday, 14 Jun, 2018 – 10:02 | Comments Off on Toyota Hybrids Have Le Mans Field To Selves
Toyota Hybrids Have Le Mans Field To Selves

The bet here is that, barring major mechanical issues or race-day/night shunts,  a Toyota TS050 LMP1 will win this weekend’s 24 Hours of Le Mans. That’s not premonition or extraordinary expertise talking. It’s mathematics.
The LMP1 …

Corvette Sets Le Mans Lineup
Thursday, 19 Apr, 2018 – 18:29 | Comments Off on Corvette Sets Le Mans Lineup
Corvette Sets Le Mans Lineup

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Corvette Racing has confirmed its GTE Pro entries for the 86th edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans endurance classic. A pair of Corvette C7.Rs will tackle the 8.467-mile Circuit de la Sarthe for …