Tag: 24 Hours of Le Mans

Does the Deluge of New Hypercars Hint at a Return for GT1 Racing?

Cars 13 Dec 21, 2017 by Andrew Evans

It’s been difficult recently to open up a motoring website, or car magazine, without seeing some new hypercar. We don’t mean things like the Bugatti Chiron or record-breaking Koenigsegg Agera… Read More »

Think You Can Improve Sports Car Racing? The FIA Wants to Hear From You

FIA WEC 44 Sep 26, 2017 by Andrew Evans

It’s a little too early to say that the World Endurance Championship (WEC) is a series in crisis. The signs aren’t good though; only one manufacturer remains in the top… Read More »

Is LMP1 Dead? Now Porsche Has Cancelled Its Program Too

FIA WEC 37 Jul 28, 2017 by Andrew Evans

The future of LMP1 is in doubt today, as Porsche has announced it too is terminating its involvement. The German manufacturer is the fourth factory team to withdraw from LMP1… Read More »

TV Series 'Le Mans: Racing Is Everything' Pays Homage to the Greatest Motorsport Event

Car Culture 3 Jun 17, 2017 by Matej

The 2017 Le Mans 24 Hours endurance festival is only hours away from starting. This weekend a total of 60 entrants will try to reach the podium in one of… Read More »

Barrichello Takes to the Simulator to Prepare For His First 24 Hours of Le Mans

FIA WEC 9 Jun 7, 2017 by Adam Ismail

The most experienced driver in Formula One history had to fulfill some time in the simulator ahead of this month’s 24 Hours of Le Mans.

2016 Le Mans 24 Hours: Toyota Last-Minutes Failure Hands Victory To Porsche; Ford GT Celebrates Historic Win

Motorsports 14 Jun 20, 2016 by Matej

Shocking turn of events a lap prior to the race finish leaves an unpleasant taste for Toyota at this year’s Le Mans festival.

2016 Le Mans 24 Hours: Preview, Live Streams, Schedules and Discussion

Motorsports 21 Jun 17, 2016 by Matej

Get ready for this weekend’s big endurance race with GTPlanet.

Nissan Pulls The Plug On LM P1 Program

Nissan’s innovative Le Mans project is cancelled before turning a wheel in 2016

GT6 Live Stream: GTPlanet Endurance Series' 24 Hours of Le Mans

Watch LIVE as 12 teams of 36 drivers compete in a 24-hour online endurance race in Gran Turismo 6!

GT Academy Graduates Survive a Tough, Humbling Weekend at Le Mans

Motorsports 19 Jun 15, 2015 by Jordan Greer

Lucas Ordonez, Jann Mardenborough, and Mark Shulzhitskiy faced a tough battle in the world’s most competitive endurance race.

Design Lucas Ordoñez's Helmet for the 24 Hours of Le Mans

Motorsports 28 Mar 10, 2015 by Jordan Greer

Get creative: your helmet design could be on the grid at the 24 Hours of Le Mans.

From Gran Turismo to Le Mans: Lucas Ordoñez & Jann Mardenborough Confirmed for Nissan LMP1 Program

Motorsports 10 Feb 11, 2015 by Jordan Greer

Two GT Academy champions will be competing at the highest level of international motorsports at the 2015 Le Mans 24 Hours.

Nissan GT-R LM NISMO Front-Wheel Drive LMP1 Car Revealed

Motorsports 77 Feb 1, 2015 by Jordan Greer

GT Academy champion Jann Mardenborough drives the new Nissan LMP1 car in Super Bowl commercial.

Watch Live: GTPlanet's Le Mans 24 Hours Online Race

GTPlanet Online Endurance Race. The Le Mans 24 Hours, information on the event and live streaming.

GT Academy Champ Wolfgang Reip Joins Lucas Ordoñez in the Nissan ZEOD RC for Le Mans 2014

Wolfgang Reip is making his Le Mans debut in 2014 in the electric Nissan Zeod RC.

GT Academy Champions Finish 4th in 24 Hours of Le Mans

Motorsports 35 Jun 23, 2013 by Jordan Greer

A strong finish for the GT Academy champions is overshadowed by a driver’s death at the 2013 24 Hours of Le Mans.

NISMO FanZone at Le Mans Hosts French GT Academy 2013 Wild Card Competition

GT Academy 12 Jun 20, 2013 by Jordan Greer

Europe’s first “Wild Card” competition for GT Academy 2013 takes place this weekend at the 24 Hours of Le Mans.

GT Academy Champs Ordoñez & Mardenborough Team Up for Le Mans 2013

For the first time, two GT Academy winners are paired up in a single Le Mans entry.

Top 10 Finish for GT Academy Winners at Le Mans 2012

Motorsports 75 Jun 17, 2012 by Jordan Greer

GT Academy champions Lucas Ordonez and Jordan Tresson overcame several challenges to finish 8th and 9th in class at Le Mans.

24 Hours of Le Mans 2012 Features Two GT Academy Winners, Live Streams & Coverage

Motorsports 96 Jun 16, 2012 by Jordan Greer

Join the GTPlanet community as we cheer on GT Academy champions Lucas Ordonez and Jordan Tresson!