FROM IMSA.COM The two-car Porsche GT Team has come on strong since returning from the traditional midseason break for IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship teams to compete in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, and both cars delivered on Saturday afternoon at Lime Rock Park, when the team finished 1-2 in the two-hour and 40-minute Northeast [...]
Six-time Le Mans winner Jacky Ickx gets behind the wheel of the iconic Porsche 936 and 956 at the Fuji Speedway.
Porsche is at the top of its game in the World Endurance Championship, but there are rumors the German marque could exit the sport, and thus the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The reason? To either supply power units for Formula One or enter Formula E as a constructor—or possibly both. Germany’s Auto Motor und Sport is reporting that Porsche was...
On this episode of Translogic, join our host Bucko as he tags along with the Toyota team at the 2017 24 Hours Of Le Mans. Continue reading Le Mans Behind the Scenes: Hybrid Tech Winners and Losers | Translogic 220 Le Mans Behind theShow More Summary
If you're worried that electric cars will ruin racing, let me kill that thought once and for all. I got the rare chance to do something usually reserved for ex-Formula One and Le Mans drivers. drive a Formula E car. I stepped out of the car laughing like a madwoman because it was that much fun to drive. More »
FROM IMSA.COM For BMW Team RLL, when it rains it pours – both literally and figuratively as it turns out, in Sunday’s Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix. No. 25 BMW M6 GTLM co-drivers Bill Auberlen and Alexander Sims took their second consecutive GT Le Mans (GTLM) class victory in the two-hour and 40-minute IMSA [...]
On this episode of The List, our hosts Jessi and Patrick are trackside for the entire 24 Hours of Le Mans. Continue reading Experiencing 24 Hours of Le Mans | The List Experiencing 24 Hours of Le Mans | The List originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 06 Jul 2017 17:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Stephen Cox Blog Presented by McGunegill Engine Performance Indianapolis. Le Mans. Milwaukee. Those are the places that come to mind when discussing the oldest and most legendary race tracks on the planet. Montpelier is rarely mentioned, though it should be. Last weekend I discovered a small, dirt bullring in eastern Indiana that has been one [...]
FROM IMSA.COM BMW returned to victory lane in IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship competition Sunday in the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen at Watkins Glen International. Alexander Sims held off the Ford GT of Richard Westbrook over the course of a final 25-minute shootout to win the prestigious endurance race in the No. 25 BMW [...]
In “Return to Glory” — part business book, part adventure saga — Matthew DeBord chronicles the Ford Motor Company’s attempt to compete at Le Mans.
Mobil 1 The Grid reviews this year's 24 Hours of Le Mans, featuring input from Porsche, Toyota and more.
The press release calls it "the most important Aston Martin ever produced". Only five were made and between them they won the 24 Hour of Le Mans, 1000 km Nürburgring and World Sportscar Championship. In short order, the Aston MartinShow More Summary
Porsche's 917 is an iconic racer that planted the automaker as a force to be reckoned with in endurance racing decades ago. With that said, it's easy to understand why the cars are so sought after, and when they do surface for sale, it's a big deal—that makes this 917 extra special. This Porsche 917 was the star car of Steve McQueen's "Le...
Ford's GT supercar was revealed at the Detroit auto show in 2015 and, a little over a year later, the racing version won the 2016 24 Hours of Le Mans and notched a second in the 2017 race. That meant that the race car and the road car...Show More Summary
While Toyota are three-handed this year, Porsche are relying on only two cars for this year's Le Mans 24 Hour Race
I was never much of a Porsche guy, but this is very cool — driving to Le Mans in a very special Porsche 911: There’s nothing extraordinary about the millionth 911. Porsche could have chosen for it to be a bewinged RS model with a zillion horsepower, but no. This is a ‘normal’ Carrera S… Read More The post The One Millionth 911 appeared first on The Big Picture.
This one was on camera and behind it. Continue reading Porsche 917 from Steve McQueen's 'Le Mans' up for auction, again Porsche 917 from Steve McQueen's 'Le Mans' up for auction, again originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments