Tag Archive: Pierre Ragues

Mar 28

Pierre Ragues enjoys competitive Prologue with Team Sard Morand

Pierre joined his new Team Sard Morand team-mates Oliver Webb and Tristan Vautier

2015-28-03-102Pierre Ragues has completed his first official World Endurance Championship test session of 2015 today as Circuit Paul Ricard hosted the traditional Prologue.

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Feb 21

Pierre Ragues secures excellent podium and Class Win in First Rally of 2015

This podium and class win is a fantastic result for me, personally.

Pierre Ragues has claimed a fantastic podium and victory in the R5 class in this weekend’s Rallye de la Côte Fleurie, finishing in second place overall in his first rally of the year in the Citroën DS3 R5. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 08

Team Sard-Morand FIA WEC 2015 Targeting victories and podiums

A tough battle is expected throughout the eight rounds of the 2015 FIA WEC
Team Sard-Morand logo Benoit Morand came to Paris a few days ago for the press conference of the 2015 24 Hours of Le Mans with SARD General Manager Hideki Noda and the French driver Pierre Ragues. On that occasion he reiterated the team’s ambitions for the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) and the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 07

Pierre Ragues confirms regular rally programme for 2015

Ragues will take part in at least four rally events with the Racing Service team

Pierre Ragues French racer Pierre Ragues has today announced a detailed rally programme for 2015 in addition to his recently announced FIA World Endurance Championship activities. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 31

Sard Racing Team and Team Morand join forces to create Team Sard-Morand

Pierre Ragues confirmed for full FIA WEC avec season with Team Sard-Morand

Team Sard-Morand A combination with world-class ambitions for the FIA World Endurance Championship. French racer Pierre Ragues has today announced he will take part in the full 2015 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) with the newly formed Team Sard-Morand.  Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 19

4 Hours of Estoril: Dramatic end to 2014 ELMS Season in Portugal

Fifth place for no36 Signatech Alpine secures the 2014 European Le Mans Series driver and team titles

 

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The final round of the 2014 European Le Mans Series, the 4 Hours of Estoril, has been won by the No.24 ORECA 03R of Sébastien Loeb Racing, Vincent Capillaire and endurance debutant Jimmy Eriksson giving the team its first win in the Championship and the series its fifth different winner from five races. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 14

European Le Mans Series: 4 Hours of Paul Ricard

Pierre Ragues and the NewBlood by Morand Racing team have taken a dominant victory

European Le Mans Series logo The result of France’s round of the 2014 European Le Mans Series at Circuit Paul Ricard strengthens Signatech-Alpine’s provisional lead at the top of the championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 15

Le Mans 24 Hours: Audi claims its 13th victory after a nail-biting race! (updated)

The 82nd edition kept all its promises 

2014-06-15-1791For Audi and the trio Marcel Fässler-André Lotterer-Benoît Tréluyer, victory didn’t come into view until late Sunday morning, against Toyota and Porsche.

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Jun 14

Le Mans 24 Hours: Update after 12 hours

Plus Le Mans 2014 – Standings after 11 hours of racing

2014-06-12-2238The 82nd edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans has reached its midway point. The lead positions have stabilized, but there remain…12 race hours.

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Jun 14

Le Mans 24 Hours: Update after 8 hours

Plus Le Mans 2014 – Standings after seven hours of racing 

2014-06-14 SamediNight has now taken over the 24 Hours circuit! Everything remains “status quo”.

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Jun 14

Le Mans 24 Hours: Update after 4 hours

Plus Le Mans 2014- Standings after three hours of racing

2014-06-12-1463After the safety zones upset the first few hours, the course resumed on a dry track.

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Jun 12

Le Mans 24 Hours: Qualifying news (updated)

Pierre Ragues qualifies for eighth Le Mans 24 Hours after hectic qualifying sessions at Circuit de la Sarthe 

2014-06-11-1423French endurance racer Pierre Ragues has today qualified for an impressive eighth 24 Hours of Le Mans after setting the required night-time laps with the Larbre Competition team in this evening’s qualifying session.

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Jun 11

Le Mans 24 Hours: Pierre Ragues and Larbre Competition make most of interrupted opening day of action at Le Mans

Pierre Ragues got his first practice laps under his belt at Circuit de la Sarthe on Wednesday 

2014-06-10-1088French endurance ace Pierre Ragues has made the most of an interrupted day of action at the 13.629km Circuit de la Sarthe on Wednesday, as Larbre Competition began their track preparations for the race.

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Jun 01

Le Mans 24 Hours: Le Mans Test Day results

Second leg of the 2014 24 Hours of Le Mans Test Day

Note that it was the No. 3 Audi R18 e-tron quattro of Audi Sport Team Joest that dominated the morning session in 3:23:799 (Marco Bonanomi’s time).

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Jul 21

Alpine’s thrilling ascent in Austrian Alps

European Le Mans Series at Red Bull Ring Austria

Alpine 450 - photo © JEAN MICHEL LE MEUR - DPPI After claiming second place at Imola, Signatech Alpine secures another silver medal at the Red Bull Ring in Austria. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 23

Sticky: Le Mans 24 Hours: A twelfth win by Audi!

Audi adds a new victory to its impressive record, and Tom Kristensen scores his 9th victory.

Audi R18 e-tron photo © Audi CommunicationThe Dane remains more than ever the victory record holder at Le Mans, while Allan McNish scores his third victory in La Sarthe in fifteen years. Their French team mate Loïc Duval,who took the pole, adds the Le Mans 24 Hours to the Sebring 12 Hours and Tourist Trophy. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 19

Le Mans 24 Hours: Practice and qualifying 1 report

Final preparations complete ahead of Le Mans assault

The final two qualifying sessions take place on Thursday ahead of Saturday’s race, which begins at 3pm local time. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 10

The Alpine A450 poised to kick off its 2013 campaign at Silverstone

The Signatech-Alpine team will contest all five rounds of the ELMS

N°36 Alpine (2)The official name of the endurance racing prototype that will be run by Signatech-Alpine this season is ‘Alpine A450’, thereby continuing the naming system employed for the brand’s race cars of the 1970s. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 28

Fastest lap time… out of the box!

“I am pleased with the work we were able to get in” – Principal Philippe Sinault

Signatech-AlpineSignatech-Alpine’s busy March programme concluded with a two-day test session at Circuit Paul Ricard, France.

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Mar 22

Le Mans 24 Hours: the n°36 Alpine breaks cover…

Alpine’s return to endurance racing after an absence of 35 years

N°36 Alpine (1)Following the recent announcement (on March 8) of its entry for both the 2013 Le Mans 24 Hours and this year’s European Le Mans Series (ELMS), Signatech-Alpine today presented the endurance racing prototype that will defend Alpine’s colours this season at L’Atelier Renault in Paris, France.

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