Tag: Le Mans

GM Could Head Back To Le Mans In The Hypercar Class

GM has “unfinished business” in Le Mans’ top class, Laura Wontrop Klauser, Chevrolet’s sports car racing program manager, said. The manager, who has led Cadillac’s successful DPI.VR program since 2017, took over the new position just this week and will have to decide on the brand’s, and the Corvette’s, racing future. The trouble for the […]

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ByKolles Racing Unveils Its Le Mans Hypercar Racer, Including Road-Legal Variant

Shortly after Toyota and Peugeot unveiled their Le Mans Hypercar racers, ByKolles Racing has pulled the wraps off its own competitor for the exciting new endurance class. Dubbed the PMC Project, ByKolles Racing’s hypercar won’t just compete in the FIA World Endurance Championship but will also spawn road-legal and track-special variants. Driving the ByKolles PMC […]

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Toyota GR010 Hybrid Unveiled With Twin-Turbo 3.5-Liter V6 For Le Mans Hypercar Class

This is the Toyota GR010 Hybrid, the car that the automaker will compete with in the newly-formed Le Mans Hypercar class of the World Endurance Championship. Powering the car is a 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged V6 engine, significantly larger than the 2.4-liter unit used by Toyota’s retired TS050 LMP1 car. Working alongside the internal combustion engine is […]

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Hear The Toyota GR Super Sport Before Its Unveiling – What Engine Is That?

Toyota has released a short clip previewing the engine sound of the upcoming GR Super Sport Le Mans Hypercar that’s set to be unveiled on January 15. The racer will share similar underpinnings to the Le Mans-winning TS050 LMP1 prototype and will deliver 671 hp, the maximum amount of power that cars competing in the […]

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Peugeot’s Le Mans Hypercar Has A 2.6-Liter Twin-Turbo V6 With Up To 680 HP

Peugeot has unveiled the powertrain that will be used by its upcoming Le Mans hypercar. Dubbed the ‘HYBRID4 500KW’ by Peugeot Sport, the powertrain includes a 2.6-liter twin-turbocharged, mid-mounted V6 petrol engine that produces 680 hp. This engine is supplemented by an electric motor at the front axle fed by a 900v battery and producing […]

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