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Jun 22

How the Championships look after 24 Hours of Le Mans

FIA World Endurance Championship – Drivers and Manufacturers

2017-06-18-0085With double points on offer for the third round of the FIA WEC, the results at Le Mans often – but not always – have a major impact on the final championship standings.

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Jun 20

Sallenbach scores perfect, Team Octane and SCB Racing shine at Calabogie Motorsports Park

CTCC competitors raced on Calabogie’s ‘short’ track

2017-06-18_0014CTCC presented by Pirelli took their tour to Calabogie Motorsports Park on June 17-18 for rounds three and four on the 2017 calendar.

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Jun 20

Alpine promoted to LMP2 podium at 24 Hours of Le Mans

2017 24 Hours of Le Mans

2017-06-15-0094The final standings of the 24 Hours of Le Mans have been altered following the disqualification of the no.13 Vaillante Rebellion.

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Jun 19

Double podium for Foust in GRC doubleheader

Rockstar Energy Drink driver takes Global Rallycross points lead

2017-06-17_5739Tanner Foust is in the lead of the Global Rallycross Championship after earning a win and a second-place result in this weekend’s Canadian doubleheader.

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Jun 19

Le Mans 24 Hours: The #13 Vaillante Rebellion disqualified

Two infractions were noted by the technical marshals

2017-06-18-0039During the post-race technical checks, certain irregularities were detected on the Vaillante Rebellion team’s #13 Oreca 07-Gibson, resulting in the car’s disqualification from the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans.

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Jun 18

Le Mans 24 Hours: A 19th victory for Porsche at the 24 Hours of Le Mans (updated)

2017 24 Hours of Le Mans

2017-06-15-0176After a race full of surprises and upsets, the #2 Porsche 919 Hybrid driven by Bernhard, Bamber and Hartley clinches its 19th victory at the Circuit des 24 Heures. A historic win! The second and third places go to two LMP2s Orecas fielded by Jackie Chan DC Racing (#38) and Vaillante Rebellion (#13).

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Jun 18

Le Mans 24 Hours: 258,500 spectators

2017 Le Mans 24 Hours 

2017-06-18-0021A total of 258,500 spectators came to watch this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans, third round in the FIA World Endurance Championship.

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Jun 17

Le Mans 24 Hours: Good morning from Le Mans, it’s Race Day!

24 Hours of Le Mans – The programme for race day!

2017-06-13-0002The 3rd round of the 2017 FIA WEC kicks off at 15h00 today, Saturday 17 June, but before that there is plenty of track action, fun, sun and ceremonies. Don’t miss a minute of it by following all our social networks.

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Jun 17

IMSA at Le Mans: How to watch and listen to the race

Le Mans 24 Hours

2017-06-14-0008Once again in 2017, the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship will be well represented in this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans.

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Jun 16

ELMS teams’ classification after qualifying 3

There is no track action Friday to allow teams time to prepare the cars
2017-06-04-0327In LMP2, the first ELMS team is SMP Racing with the Dallara P217 n°27, Mikhail Aleshin just improve his time at the end of the session with a lap in 3:27.782 and is standing in 10th position in the class. After suffering from some mechanical problems yesterday and during the second qualifying session, the mechanics did a great job to bring back their car up in the timing sheet.

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Jun 15

Kanaan enjoying rookie feeling at 24 Hours of Le Mans

At 42 years old and in his 20th season racing Indy cars, Tony Kanaan likes the feeling of being a rookie again

2017-06-04-0216The Chip Ganassi Racing driver is in France this week to compete in the 24 Hours of Le Mans for the first time. As if the pressure of competing in the world’s most prestigious endurance sports car race wasn’t enough, Kanaan is filling in for injured Sebastien Bourdais on the defending GTE class champion team in the No. 68 Ford GT.

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Jun 15

Le Mans 24 Hours: Preparation of a car

An engineer explained all about the changes they did to their car ahead of the 24 Hours of Le Mans

2017-06-04-0062The preparation of a car for the 24 Hours of Le Mans is really different to what is required for an ELMS race that lasts only 4 hours. For Le Mans, the teams are re-building their car(s) almost entirely in order to make them last for 24 hours of racing.

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Jun 15

Le Mans 24 Hours: Scuderia Corsa doubles down in search of repeat glory

Since its formation in 2011, Scuderia Corsa has won many of the crown jewels of sports car racing

2017-06-04-0236The Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring. The Motul Petit Le Mans. The IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship GT Daytona class (twice). And last year, Scuderia Corsa claimed victory in the GTE Am class in the 24 Hours of Le Mans with drivers Bill Sweedler, Townsend Bell and Jeff Segal.

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Jun 14

The everyday cars driven by Le Mans drivers reimagined in the race’s style

What cars are the race drivers of the 24 hours of Le Mans driving in their free time?

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Jun 14

What happened during the scrutineering

Let’s have a look back at what happened in the “Place de la République” during the two days of scrutineering
2017-06-12-MondayAll the cars and the teams went to the scrutineering the past two days and they are now all cleared to take part to the free practice and qualifying on Wednesday and Thursday.

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Jun 13

The traditional family photo

At the 2017 Le Mans 24 Hours

24 Heurs dui Mans - photo familleAfter scrutineering and administrative checks in the Le Mans town centre, the 60 cars and the 180 drivers entered for the 85th Le Mans 24 Hours have all been authorised to take part in free practice and qualifying, which will be held on Wednesday and Thursday of this week.

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Jun 13

Three car entry for United Autosports in Road To Le Mans race

Round two of the Michelin Le Mans Cup for Meins, Lynn, Bell and McGuire

ELMS United Autosports prepare for 2017 season with Official Prologue at MonzaUnited Autosports will return to the Circuit de la Sarthe this weekend for the second running of the Road to Le Mans – support race to the Le Mans 24 Hours.

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Jun 12

Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama event news and notes

Rounds 3 and 4 from the Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada

2017-06-11_0177The following is a summary of competition stories, news, and results from Rounds 3 and 4 of the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama at the Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada held June 9-11, 2017 at Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve in Montreal, Quebec.

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Jun 12

Parfitt Jnr and Morris dominate Silverstone 500 as Balon and Mackay pinch GT4 victory

Team Parker Bentley cruises to second win of 2017

2017-06-11Team Parker Racing’s Rick Parfitt Jnr and Seb Morris claimed a dominant victory in British GT’s blue riband, three-hour race – the Silverstone 500 – earlier today to blow this season’s GT3 Drivers’ title wide open.

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Jun 11

FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX DU CANADA: Flagworld.com live coverage – Sunday

Flagworld.com report from the Canadian Grand Prix – Sunday

2017-06-11 - DimancheIt was a big day for us yesterday, and today could be even more challenging with all the pressure that comes with Sunday races, Formula Tour 1600, Masters Historic Racing, Porsche Cup, Ferrari Challenge in the morning and of course the formula one this afternoon.

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