Tag Archive: Tristan Gommendy

Sep 13

Gommendy named to Schmidt Peterson entry for 2018 Indy 500

Gommendy, of Le Chesnay, France, will pilot a blue, white and red No. 77 Honda, in honor of his native country

Tristan GommendySchmidt Peterson Motorsports announced today a partnership with Frenchman Didier Calmels, owner of Calmels Sport, and driver Tristan Gommendy for an entry in the 102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil in May 2018. Read the rest of this entry »


May 04

Jota Sport, bye-bye Super38 (+video)

The Zytek Z11SN, nicknamed the “Mighty38” (Super38), will be taking its well-deserved retirement

Jota Sport: Bye-bye Super38 (video)!The name Jota Sport does not figure on the entry list for the World Endurance Championship (FIA WEC) this year, yet the British outfit – winner in LMP2 at the 2014 24 Hours of Le Mans with the #38 Zytek – is indeed present, in charge of the development of Jackie Chan DC Racing’s two Oreca 07s.

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Mar 24

WEC: A Chinese-inspired livery for Jackie Chan DC Racing’s two Oreca LM P2s

The design was born out of a contest among students at the Wuhan University Insititute of Design and Sciences

A Chinese-inspired livery for Jackie Chan DC Racing's two Oreca LM P2sDuring a press conference in Beijing, the Jackie Chan DC Racing team unveiled the stunning Chinese livery designed for its two Oreca 07-Gibsons set to compete in the full 2017 World Endurance Championship (FIA WEC) season and the 24 Hours of Le Mans in the LM P2 class. Read the rest of this entry »


Jul 17

ELMS: Thiriet by TDS Racing make it two wins in a row

Despite needing to change the front of the car twice, the French team won by a comfortable 50 seconds

After securing victory in Italy in Round 2, the no46 Thiriet by TDS Racing Oreca 05-Nissan of Pierre Thiriet, Ryo Hirakawa and Mathias Beche scored their second win of 2016 at the Red Bull Ring.
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Jun 23

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 »