Tag Archive: Timo Bernhard

Jun 27

Formula 1 pilot Mark Webber to contest Le Mans for Porsche

World Endurance Championship and Le Mans 24 Hours

Mark WebberThe Australian Formula 1 pilot Mark Webber has signed a contract with Porsche that extends over several years. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 12

McNish, Audi start strong in Sebring testing

 Level 5 out front in P2, Ferraris strong in GT

Audi 2012-03-12ALMSAudi Sport Team Joest’s Allan McNish set the best time of Monday’s opening test for the 60th Anniversary Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring. The three-time winner of America’s greatest sports car race set a time of 1:47.187 (125.612 mph) in the Audi R18 he will share with Dindo Capello and Tom Kristensen. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 30

Davidson does it again in Petit LeMans qualifying (+result)

Second straight pole position for Peugeot’s British ace

Petit-LeMansAnthony Davidson  Peugeot mainSeeking a third straight victory at Road Atlanta, Team Peugeot Total is on pole position again for the 14th annual Petit Le Mans powered by Mazda. Anthony Davidson set a blistering 1:07.428 (135.611 mph) lap in qualifying Friday in the diesel-powered Peugeot 908 coupe that he will drive in Saturday’s 1,000-mile/10-hour race with Sébastien Bourdais and Simon Pagenaud. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 15

Audi takes top spot in Tuesday Sebring test

Stage set for Thursday’s first official practice

ALMS Audi 112 Hours of Sebring 2011 logoAudi answered back Tuesday with the two quickest times in testing for the 59th Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring presented by Fresh from Florida. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 14

Peugeot back out front after first Sebring test

New car, same result for defending 12 Hours champion

Peugeot 2011-03-1412 Hours of Sebring 2011 logoPeugeot picked up Monday where it left off last year with the fastest time in Monday’s test session for the 59th Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring presented by Fresh from Florida. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 03

Porsche Motorsport around the world

Flying Lizard Motorsports contests ALMS and Daytona in 2011

Forza Motorsport Flying Lizard 091029-1PorscheFull steam ahead for Flying Lizard Motorsports: After successfully defending the GT2 drivers’ title of the American Le Mans Series with Porsche factory pilots Joerg Bergmeister and Patrick Long, the team based in Sonoma (California) will be back in 2011. Team owner Seth Neimann again fields two Porsche 911 GT3 RSR. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 12

Another season, another Championship for Bergmeister

Title is fifth in six seasons for Porsche standout

In October 2005, the thought had never occurred to Jörg Bergmeister. One American Le Mans Series championship was a remarkable accomplishment. But two? Three or four? Five??? Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 01

Bell tolls for Robertson Ford: Quickest in the wet

New Ford GT-R fastest during damp Thursday afternoon session

Rob Bell made a bit of history Thursday afternoon at Road Atlanta with the fastest lap in a wet second practice session for Petit Le Mans powered by MAZDA 2. The British driver set the time in the new Robertson Racing Ford GT-R that he is driving with David Murry and Anthony Lazzaro. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 14

Henzler and Porsche takes GT2 honors at Le Mans

Porsche wins in class for first time since 2007

Porsche factory driver Wolf Henzler won at the 24 Hours of the Le Mans for the first time Sunday, the German winning in GT2 for Team Felbermayr Proton and its Porsche 911 GT3 RSR. Henzler – who drives for Team Falken Tire with Bryan Sellers in the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón – won by two laps with Marc Lieb and Richard Lietz. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 06

Alex Job Racing making American Le Mans return in 2010

Two cars in new GTC class at Sebring with strong driver lineup

Alex Job Racing, one of the most successful teams in American Le Mans Series history, announced Friday that it will make a return to full-time Series competition for the 2010 season as part of the new GT Challenge class with a two-car entry. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 15

Grand-Am honors Rolex Series, KONI Challenge champs

At Rolex Championship banquet at Seminole Hard Rock

Top competitors in the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16 and Grand-Am KONI Sports Car Challenge were honored Monday evening at the Rolex Champions Banquet presented by SunTrust at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida. Read the rest of this entry »

May 30

Another turn: Who you beat

There’s an old sports adage that says, “It’s who you beat, not how many you beat.”

There’s an undeniable logic to that line of thinking when it comes to auto racing. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 06

Penske Racing announces Rolex 24 driver lineup

Sponsorship by Crown Royal Cask No. 16
 
Penske Racing announced its driver lineup for the 2009 Rolex 24 at Daytona and that Crown Royal Cask No. 16 will become a sponsor for the upcoming 2009 Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 05

ALMS: Brabham targets strong Road America

David Brabham looks to continue Patron Highcroft’s strong ALMS form in the Generac 500

David Brabham will look to build on the strong recent form of the Patron Highcroft Racing team to keep his LMP2 championship challenge on track at Road American in the seventh round of the ALMS season. Read the rest of this entry »


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