Tag: Le Mans

Peugeot Offers New Details About Le Mans Return In 2022, Teases Hypercar Racer

Peugeot has (again) announced its return to the 24 Hours of Le Mans from 2022 with the Le Mans Hypercar (LMH) project developed together with partner Total. The French automaker will compete in the top tier LMH category, joining confirmed entries from Toyota, Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus, and ByKolles. Alpine also announced recently an entry into […]

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2020 Le Mans 24 Hours Will Eventually Be Held Without Spectators Due To Coronavirus Outbreak

This year’s Le Mans 24 Hours will run behind closed doors following a jump in Covid-19 cases in France this month. The world’s most famous endurance race was initially scheduled for 13-14 June, but in March it was delayed until 19-20 September as the coronavirus quickly spread throughout Europe. As things started to improve in […]

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Michael Fassbender To Race Porsche 911 RSR In European Le Mans Series

Michael Fassbender’s ‘Road to Le Mans’ journey took him from Porsche’s entry-level racing program to the Porsche Sports Cup Deutschland, and soon, the European Le Mans Series. Fassbender honed his skills using a 485 HP Porsche 911 GT3 Cup, but for Le Mans, he will need to become acquainted with Proton Competition’s No. 93 Porsche […]

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Aston Martin Valkyrie Quits Le Mans Hypercar Racing Series Before Even Joining It

The rumors were sadly true: Aston Martin has announced it would not go forward with the plan of racing the Valkyrie in the 2020/2021 season of FIA WEC. Initially, Aston Martin was supposed to enter the Valkyrie racer in the newly-announced Hypercar class which replaces LMP1 as the top category of sports car endurance racing. […]

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