Tag Archive: European Le Mans Series

Jan 16

The new face of the ELMS

This unique logo, and its strong identity, was created to reflect the dynamism of the series
Ahead of the start of the 2018 season, the European Le Mans Series has unveiled its new identity with a brand-new logo that evokes the values of the series: European, Le Mans, Motorsport and Endurance.

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Jan 12

Racing Team Nederland planning graduation from ELMS to WEC

Racing Team Nederland made its debut in the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans

2017-06-15-0074Racing Team Nederland announced just before Christmas that it had lodged an entry with the FIA WEC for the Super Season, aiming to be the first Dutch team to compete in the world championship.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 09

ELMS: Just 90 days to the start of 2018 season

The ELMS Official Test is preceded by the FIA World Endurance Championship Prologue taking place on 6/7 April
2017-04-15-0040With the Christmas holiday now over the excitement is now building as in just 90 days, or three months, the 2018 European Le Mans Series season will get underway at Le Castellet.

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Dec 23

ELMS: Three iconic manufacturers, one freat season of racing

The 2017 season was a straight fight between three iconic manufacturers
2017-11-18-0036The LMGTE class in the 2017 European Le Mans Series may have featured the smallest grid of the three categories but what it lacked in numbers it made up for in quality of the teams and drivers entered.

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Dec 18

The Super Season starts here!

Registration for entries to the 2018-19 Super Season open today and it is already shaping up to be a great one

Teams can apply for entries to the LMP1 category – both hybrid and non-hybrid cars – LMP2, LMGTE Pro and Am, and early indications are that there will be a strong demand for places on the grid in all classes. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 09

ELMS: AVF to compete 2018 with Dallara

AVF by Adrián Vallés is set for a brand-new challenge
The Spanish squad, founded in 2012 in Montmelò, close to Barcelona, will enter the 2018 European Le Mans Series season.

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Nov 27

Total Official fuel supplier to endurance for five years

Thus, Total has become the official fuel supplier to endurance racing

Total, Official fuel supplier to endurance for five yearsThe Automobile Club de l’Ouest and Total have recently signed a partnership agreement, a founding act of long term and sustained collaboration signalling a commitment between the two organizations for five years to the following events, the Le Mans 24 Hours, the 24 Heures Motos and the 24 Heures Camions, as well as the FIA WEC (FIA World Endurance Championship), and the continental European Le Mans Series and the Asian Le Mans Series.

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Nov 16

Will Owen returns to United Autosports for 2018 European Le Mans Series and Le Mans 24 Hours

2017 LMP2 runner up Will Owen aims to replicate ELMS success

WILL OWEN RETURNS TO UNITED AUTOSPORTS FOR 2018 EUROPEAN LE MANS SERIES AND LE MANS 24 HOURSAmerican to race Ligier JS P217 for second year with United Autosports. Le Mans 24 Hours and full season in ELMS joins Daytona 24 Hours programme. United Autosports have confirmed that Will Owen will return to the team for the 2018 European Le Mans Series and, pending an entry confirmation, the 2018 Le Mans 24 Hours. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 02

Filipe Albuquerque returns to United Autosports for 2018 European Le Mans Series and Le Mans 24 Hours

Albuquerque to race alongside Phil Hanson in Ligier JS P217

United Autosports take podium finish at opening round of the Henderson Insurance LMP3 Cup ChampionshipPortuguese racer returns to Anglo American team for 2018. Part season in ELMS and return to Le Mans 24 Hours. United Autosports have confirmed that Filipe Albuquerque will return to the team for their 2018 season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 21

ELMS: A high intensity 2017 season finale shaping up for Portimão, Portugal

Portimão Free Practice 2: G-Drive Racing on top

ELMS - A high intensity 2017 season finale shaping up for Portimão, PortugalThe final battle for the titles in each of the three classes of the European Le Mans Series will play out at the season finale in Portimão, Portugal. Like at Spa-Francorchamps, the next-to-last round of the season, as many as 35 wins will comprise the starting grid. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 19

ELMS: Cetilar Villorba Corse at the 2017 showdown in Portimao

First LMP2 attempt in Portugal for the Italian team with Lacorte / Sernagiotto / Belicchi and the #47 Dallara

2017-06-04-0222The main goal is to end their first LMP2 season in style. Cetilar Villorba Corse is ready for the sixth and last round of the 2017 European Le Mans Series 2017 in Portugal.

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Oct 16

Final European Le Mans Series and Michelin Le Mans Cup races for United Autosports at Portimao

Anglo-American team aiming to seal LMP3 Championship at final ELMS race

United Autosports take podium finish at opening round of the Henderson Insurance LMP3 Cup ChampionshipLMP2 team still in the fight for overall and LMP2 title glory in maiden year. Michelin Le Mans Cup team aiming for top-five placings in final outing. United Autosports make their way to Portimao in Portugal for the final rounds of the European Le Mans Series and the Michelin Le Mans Cup this weekend (21-22 October). Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 11

ELMS: Final showdown in Portimão

Once again a 35 car grid will provide the fans at the circuit and at home watching on TV with some of the best motor sport entertainment
The sixth and final meeting of the 2017 European Le Mans Series promises to be full of drama and excitement as all six titles will decided on Sunday 22 October at the Autódromo Internacional do Algarve.

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Oct 09

ELMS returns to Portimão

There are four drivers who raced in 2010 who will return to compete again in 2017
Autodroma Internacional Algarve - PortimaoThe Autódromo Internacional do Algarve opened for business in October 2008 and the Le Mans Series has raced on the 4.6km circuit once, holding the 1000km do Algarve on the 17 July 2010.

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Oct 05

United Autosports and Andretti Autosport invest in partnership with Walkinshaw Racing

United Autosports team up with Walkinshaw Racing and Andretti Autosport

United Autosports and Andretti Autosport invest in partnership with Walkinshaw RacingThree iconic brands from Australia, America and Europe combine to make global partnership. Shared expertise and commercial opportunities main aim of partnership. United Autosports have joined forces with Walkinshaw Racing and Andretti Autosport to form a global partnership of three iconic names in worldwide motorsport. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 23

ELMS: Consistency and stability for 2018

The official pre-season test will move back to Le Castellet in April

2018 European Le Mans SeriesThe 2018 European Le Mans Series calendar has been unveiled and, in a schedule that offers consistency and stability, features 4-hour races at the same six top class venues as this season, with two small revisions.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 21

ELMS: The battle in the Belgian Ardennes mountains to be a stunning show (updated)

European Le Mans Series

ELMS - The battle in the Belgian Ardennes mountains to be a stunning showThis coming weekend, the European Le Mans Series competitors will be at Spa-Francorchamps for the second round of the 2017 season set to take place under sunny skies despite the region’s reputation for unpredictable weather.

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Aug 29

ELMS: Cetilar Villorba Corse is ready to fight back in Belgium

Italian team thinks about the next ELMS round after not an easy race at Le Castellet

2017-04-15-0018Cetilar Villorba Corse took part in the fourth round of the 2017 European Le Mans Series at the 4 Hours of Le Castellet but the Italian team is already looking ahead for the next event in Belgium at Spa since in France the squad led by Raimondo Amadio was in the top-10 but after suffering electrical issues on the Dallara P217 of Roberto Lacorte, Giorgio Sernagiotto and Andrea Belicchi.

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Aug 25

ELMS: An exciting 4 Hours of Le Castellet program

 As many as seven French teams will be participating

ELMS - An exciting 4 Hours of Le Castellet program

This coming Sunday, August 27th, 35 competitors will hit the track at the Paul Ricard circuit in France for the fourth round of the 2017 European Le Mans Series season, and as many as seven French teams will be participating on their home playing field.

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Aug 24

Cetilar Villorba Corse ready for the 4 Hours of Le Castellet

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2017-06-15-0196Italian team heads to France to take part in the fouth round of the European Le Mans Series (August 25-27) with Lacorte / Sernagiotto / Belicchi on the #47 Dallara P217 Gibson. Read the rest of this entry »

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