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?Cadillac CT6 Will Have A Rearview Mirror With Streaming Video

2 days agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Cadillac is taking a page from the Le Mans playbook for the new CT6, with a streaming, high-resolution video screen embedded in the rearview mirror to provide an unobstructed view out back. But it's not ditching the reflective surface that has served us well for centuries. Read more...

Reports: A New Ford GT Will Definitely Race At Le Mans In 2016

2 days agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

More and more rumors keep pouring out of the mill about a new Ford GT, but there's something weird about them. We're not hearing monstrous power or engine specs, but rather one thing consistently – Ford plans to take it racing. Read more...

Ford GT replacement confirmed for Detroit

2 days agoVehicles / Cars : Leftlane

Factory-backed racing program, including Tudor USCC and Le Mans 24H entry, to be announced later.

The Raddest Dudes In United SportsCar Could Race An LMP2 At Le Mans

4 days agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

The Automobile Club de l'Ouest released its at-large invites to the 24 Hours of Le Mans, and Wayne Taylor Racing received one of them. Only problem: the team's Daytona Prototype isn't eligible to run at Le Mans. So, the team is looking at picking up an LMP2-class car. Sweet. Read more...

Project CARS - 4 more locations revealed

Players of Project CARS will get the chance to participate in the world's biggest motor race - the 24 Hours of Le Mans. For over 80 years manufacturers and drivers have been flocking to France each June trying to make their mark on this...Show More Summary

Is That A Neon Cucumber, Or Is Nic Jönsson Just Happy To See Us?

last weekVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Krohn Racing just unveiled their gorgeous new Ligier JS P2 Judd race car that will compete in the European Le Mans Series and select Tudor United SportsCar races next year. Professional Swede Nic Jönsson (left) seems particularly excited about this car. Bless your heart, that does appear to be a pants-bulge. Read more...

Could There Be A Lamborghini Prototype At Le Mans?

last weekVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Could there be a third Volkswagen Group company competing in LMP1? Or could Lambo start out with an LMP2? Sportscar365 seems to think there's a chance. Read more...

Welcome To BMW's Secret Collection Of V12 Engine Swaps

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

This is a look into BMW's top secret basement collection, and it's totally in German. But you don't need to speak German to understand things like V12 X5, V12 Z3, V16 7-Series, and Le Mans. It's basically BMW's hall of extra cylinders. Read more...

Ex-works Porsche 908.02 ‘Flunder’ tops London sale

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars :

Porsche 908.02-05, wearing its 1970 Le Mans livery. Photos courtesy Bonhams. In 1968, Porsche introduced the 908 as the continuation of the 907 series of sports prototype racing cars. Though the cars’ rookie season was plagued with developmental problems, the 908.02 series that appeared in 1969 was more fully sorted and far more competitive, especially […]

Motorsports: Force India F1 driver Nico Hulkenberg will drive a Porsche at Le Mans

Sahara Force India Formula One driver Nico Hülkenberg is officially part of the Porsche factory team for next year's 24 Hours of Le Mans; the last time a current F1 driver got permission from his team to compete in the world's biggest...Show More Summary

Watch A Le Mans Prototype Explode Into Confetti Like A Giant Piñata

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Olivier Pla of G-Drive Racing isn't having a great day in his World Endurance Championship prototype racer. He missed a braking point at the 6 Hours of São Paulo and whacked into one of Interlagos' barriers at speed. The resulting smash looks more like an exploding piñata than a race car. Read more...

Mr. Le Mans Tom Kristensen Gives Thanks

3 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Tom Kristensen says "Thank you everyone" with a special helmet livery. #6hSaoPaulo — Audi Sport (@Audi__Sport) November 29, 2014 Read more...

Formula 1's Latest Rumours and Talk: Hulkenberg at Le Mans, Button, More

Nico Hulkenberg will become the first full-time Formula One driver since Sebastien Bourdais to compete in the 24 Hours of Le Mans. He will line up in a Porsche for his debut at the event on June 13 next year. Jenson Button may join him if McLaren choose to dispense with his services. Show More Summary

At Least One F1 Driver Will Run Porsche's Third Car At Le Mans

3 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Just days after triple-quadruple-pinkie-swearing that a Formula One pilot would not be driving Porsche's third car at Le Mans next year, Porsche announced Nico Hulkenberg as one of the third car's drivers. Hulkenberg will be the first F1 driver since Sebastien Bourdais in 2009 to do Le Mans during an F1 season. Read more...

Tom 'Mr. Le Mans' Kristensen To Retire From Racing

He's been called the greatest driver ever to pilot a vehicle in the 24 Hours of Le Mans. You can debate that claim, but you can't debate the fact that Tom Kristensen has won the great race nine times. Six of his wins were peeled off in consecutive years, and he's owned the race for multiple manufacturers. Still, his heart (and most of his wins)...

Porsche To Run Third Car At Le Mans; Still Says Button Won't Drive It

3 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Volkswagen Group nemesis Audi has brought three cars to Le Mans for years, and now Porsche's joining the three-car party. But who will drive it, you ask? Porsche pinkie-swears they'll choose from their own GT driver pool, but rumors still suggest some names from F1 may have a go. Read more...

The Henry Ford on conserving the 1967 Le Mans-winning Ford GT 40 Mk IV

4 weeks agoVehicles / Cars :

The 1967 Le Mans-winning GT 40 Mk IV on display at The Henry Ford in 2011. Photos courtesy Ford Motor Company. Ask most race fans to name the first time an American team won Le Mans with an American car, and most will point to Ford’s 1-2-3 sweep of the podium in 1966. While many […]

Fernando Alonso Will Probably Be Confirmed At McLaren On December 1

4 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Per Formula One correspondent Nick Daman on Radio Le Mans' Midweek Motorsport show, the date to watch for Fernando Alonso's team decision is December 1. That announcement is likely to be a move to the McLaren Honda team. Read more.....

Actor Patrick Dempsey to again race in 24 Hours of Le Mans in 2015

Actor Patrick Dempsey will race in the 24 Hours of Le Mans for the third consecutive year in 2015, Porsche North America said Wednesday.

Motorsports: Nine-time Le Mans winner Tom Kristensen to retire

Le Mans icon Tom Kristensen is retiring. The Danish driver, who was an integral part of Audi's absolute dominance at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, captured a record-breaking nine wins at the legendary endurance race, along with six overall...Show More Summary

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