Tag results for: 24 Hours of Le Mans

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Porsche 919 Hybrid for 2014 Le Mans 24 Hours

Porsche has just released the first official images of their entrant into the 2014 FIA World Endurance Championship and the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the 919 Hybrid. Set to be the flagship of the Porsche design group’s fleet at the Geneva Motor Show this week, the … READ MORE

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Audi R18 e-tron Quattro Diesel Hybrid For 2014 Le Mans 24 Hours

Audi has just taken the wraps off of their latest four-wheeled missile, targeted at destroying the 2014 World Endurance Championship season, which also includes the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The Audi R18 e-tron Quattro Diesel Hybrid features an updated V6 TDI mid-mounted engine that sends all of … READ MORE

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Aston Martin Vantage GTE – New Gulf Oil Racing Livery For 2013 24 Hours of Le Mans

Ahead of the 2013 24 Hours of Le Mans‘ start later on this morning, Aston Martin and its Aston Martin Racing division unveiled the new Gulf racing livery on car #97 Vantage GTE earlier this week. Created by Jonathan Wesley of Kettering, U.K., the design won during … READ MORE

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SRT Viper GT3-R | By SRT Motorsports

A total of four American teams will take part in 24 Hours of Le Mans, the most prestigious automotive endurance race, this weekend. Among the veterans at Corvette Racing, its chief American rival, the SRT Viper, will be making its triumphant return after a decade-long absence. But … READ MORE

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Nissan Unveils Electric ZEOD Race Car

Just judging by its looks, when Nissan says that their new ZEOD Race Car prototype is the fastest electric racing car on the streets, everyone should be inclined to believe them. Using the same lithium-ion battery technology as the Nissan Leaf we’ve all seen buzzing around town, … READ MORE

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Porsche LMP1 Sports Prototype – Unveiled

Behind all those psychedelic graphics is Porsche‘s contender at the upcoming FIA World Endurance Championships and 24 Hours of Le Mans for 2014. Shot at its worldwide unveiling during a test run at the Porsche track in Weissach, Germany, the new LMP1 builds on the model last … READ MORE

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Nissan Juke NISMO To Debut At 2012 Le Mans 24 Hours

A concept no more. Along with the experimental Nissan DeltaWing and much talked about Juke-R, the Franco-Japanese company announced that its Juke NISMO concept will also take part at this year’s Le Mans 24-Hour festivities, but as a full fledged production model. A blending of SUV silhouette … READ MORE

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Nissan DeltaWing Racer – First Public Demonstration | Video

As far fetched as it seemed at first, the Nissan DeltaWing Racer soared among the safety barriers and grand stand of Sebring race track last week. Unlike any other race cars, or road going vehicles in fact, the DeltaWing Racer is as cutting edge as it is … READ MORE

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Nissan DeltaWing Racer for 2012 Le Mans 24 Hours | “Batmobile-like Experimental Race Car”

Holy Cow Batman! Its a real-life Batmobile! But with all humorous references aside, this is indeed a functioning race car set to appear on the stories raceway of Le Mans 24 Hours this Summer. While several car makers, including Audi, have already announced the deployment of hybrid … READ MORE

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Audi R18 e-tron Quattro Diesel Hybrid For 2012 Le Mans 24 Hours

The perfect platform to demonstrate its e-tron hybrid powertrain, German auto maker Audi announced it will be fielding its Audi R18 e-tron Quattro diesel hybrid LMP1 in this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans, auto world’s most prestigious endurance race. Initial plans to create the first ever … READ MORE