Articles about 24 Hours Of Le Mans

Fernando Alonso concludes his Le Mans career with back-to-back titles
It comes out in November 2019
The hype is real.Ford v. Ferrari's first trailer has just dropped, and it's every bit as good as you'd expect from a production featuring Christian Bale and Matt Damon in the lead roles, and James Mangold (Logan, Walk
The Le Mans 24 Hours celebrates the anniversary of Ford’s first Le Mans victory
Next month, the Ford GT will race at its final Le Mans 24 Hours. A program launched to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Ford's original Le Mans victory will close after four years.It's going out on a high, too,
BBM Sport specializes in maintaining sports prototypes
It's the first unit to be authenticated under the 'F1 Certified' program
From 1995 to 1997, McLaren built only 28 units of the F1 GTR, the racing variant of its road-going McLaren F1. Chassis number 01R was the car that won the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1995. Though none of the
Christian von Koenigsegg chimes in
Earlier this year, the FIA announced a new top class of racing for the World Endurance Championship to replace LMP1 in 2020. Hypercars. Hypercars that look like... cars, not spaceships, racing at Le Mans.This news has greatly interested the boss of
One of the most famous color schemes in motorsport
The Ford GT40 became one of the most famous race cars of the '60s when it achieved four consecutive wins at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Different versions of the model took those victories: The 1966 and 1967 championships were won
The future of endurance racing
The FIA has announced a new top class of racing for the World Endurance Championship to replace LMP1, and it is genuinely quite exciting: The new, modern prototypes will look like hypercars.Though the name has yet to be finalized-it'll
One of the drivers was Fernando Alonso
Only the hardest of hearts would draw a cynical eye across the 2018 running of the most famous endurance race of them all. It doesn't matter. Only the headline does: Toyota has won the Le Mans 24 Hours.The #8 Toyota
A living, breathing artifact
Porsche collector Claudio Roddaro sounds like our kind of guy. In 2016, he paid an undisclosed but no doubt eye-wateringly high price for the Porsche 917K you see before you, then spent two months tussling with the Monegasque authorities in his
The F1 star was spotted in Bahrain
The World Endurance Championship (WEC) came to a close in Bahrain at the weekend, ending a couple of eras.One, of WEC as we know it, with an all-new calendar being introduced in 2018/19. Two, of Porsche's appearance in
Designed to be driven by the Räikkönens
Tesla appears to be trying its hand at all sorts. Supercar-quick sedans, school run SUVs, big trucks... Include the endeavors of its overlord Elon Musk and you also head into the realms of space travel and time travel tunnels.In comparison,
Complete with racing livery
Porsche loves a special edition 911 almost as much as it loves winning Le Mans. Which is our rather contrived way of introducing you to this trio, the three guises of 911 Carrera 4 GTS British Legends Edition.Each has been specced
Because red goes faster
Everybody knows racing stripes make cars infinitely faster. Therefore, using logic handed down by generations of gearheads, Top Gear can confidently conclude that this new, special edition Ford GT makes at least 1,000hp.We jest, of course. Ford has today announced
Electrification is happening
Motorsport fans, hold on to your hats. Or eat them. Porsche has announced it will quit the FIA World Endurance Championship's top-flight LMP1 division at the end of the season to focus its efforts on a Formula E entry for
A genuinely nice guy
We first met Earl Bamber two years ago in Singapore during The Porsche Circuit, a commemoration of Singapore's 50th anniversary as a nation and the 30th anniversary of Stuttgart Auto, the official distributor of Porsche in the city state. At the
Enjoy it, Porsche and Aston Martin
I'm sitting at the Ford Chicane, blinking into the sunset as the cars tear up the start finish straight to the Dunlop curve beyond. It's an ideal spot for the full Le Mans sensory overload. The way the LMP1s plough
It's not a garage queen either
If you're viewing this on a mobile device and can't see the video, please click here.With only 106 units ever built, it's hard to say that the mighty McLaren F1 is anything but rare. But when you start
That's right, mid-engined
Serious looking thing, no? It's the new Porsche 911 RSR-a mid-engined (yes, mid-engined) 911 that's been designed basically from the ground-up to beat, well, everything it will compete against.Next year Porsche will field two factory-
It has Le Mans written all over it
As far as supercars go, the upcoming all-new Ford GT is arguably one of the most awaited models out there. We say this based on the 6,506 applications placed via the car's microsite all in the span of one
Car breaks down with one lap to go
A cruel mechanical issue with just three minutes to go robbed Toyota of its first-ever overall victory at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, as the #2 Porsche of Romain Dumas, Neel Jani and Marc Lieb took advantage to snatch an
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