83rd 24 Hours of Le Mans Tag

Posted On June 18, 2015By Motorsports TribuneIn Breaking News

Rebellion Racing surpass expectations at Le Mans

The 2015 edition of the legendary Le Mans 24 Hours was like no other past Le Mans experience for the reigning Privateer LMP1 Winners in La Sarthe. After a decision deep into the off season to change their engine supplier, the Le Mans 24 Hours preparation turned into an intense race against the clock for the Rebellion Racing team. The Swiss team received the first modified chassis tub from Oreca on 30th April 2015, and the first race ready engine from AER on 18th May. On the 21st of MayRead More

Posted On June 16, 2015By Christopher DeHardeIn Breaking News

Le Mans predictions revisited

The 2015 24 Hours of Le Mans turned out to be a historic homecoming for Porsche claiming a 1-2 victory. My pre-race predictions were somewhat less successful, let’s see how they turned out class by class. LMP1 Winner: I had predicted the No. 18 Porsche driven by Neel Jani, Marc Lieb and Romain Dumas. I didn’t get the number right but the marque was correct as the sister car driven by Nico Hulkenberg, Nick Tandy and Earl Bamber was victorious. The 18 finished fifth. Dark Horse: Eighth place was the bestRead More
Porsche is once again, back on top at Le Mans. Neel Jani stormed the circuit early tonight in the first of Le Mans, customary three qualifying sessions. He claimed a new track record of 3 minutes 16.887 seconds for the 8 megajoule 919 hybrid. His lap beat the previous record of 3 minutes 18.513 seconds held by Stephane Sarrazin in the formidable Peugeot 908 HDI-FAP. Smashing a record held by Peugeot was fitting for Porsche as their trifecta of 919’s poses the greatest threat Audi has faced at La SartheRead More
The 24 Hours of Le Mans is next weekend, coverage in the United States will be provided by Fox Sports TV. The coverage plan revealed  by the network this week has been panned by racing fans as confusing, limited in scope and disappointing. They are right, fortunately there are the options of the WEC live stream service and Radio Le Mans, but to see the 83rd running of the legendary race on television, your options are below. Fox Sports TV Times Fox Sports 2: Saturday 8:30 am – 12:00 pm FoxRead More