Tag: 24 Hours of Le Mans

Le Mans Hypercars Confirmed: FIA and ACO Agree New Rules for 2020

FIA WEC 85 Dec 6, 2018 by Andrew Evans

Prepare to say farewell to the prototype era. A new set of rules agreed by the FIA and ACO confirms that the new top category will use hypercars more closely… Read More »

Hypercars to Head Back to the Top Class at Le Mans in 2020

Motorsports 65 Jun 8, 2018 by Andrew Evans

It looks like the face of top level endurance motorsport will change from 2020. The FIA has revealed plans to move away from purpose-built racing prototypes and back towards a… Read More »

Is Circuit de la Sarthe Coming to GT Sport This Week? We Reckon It Might Be...

When it comes to the world’s most iconic tracks, there’s not much that gets close to the Circuit de la Sarthe. It’s been the venue for the 24 Hours of… Read More »

The Microsoft Store Leaks New Spirit of Le Mans DLC for Project Cars 2

The third expansion pack for Project Cars 2 got a bit of an early reveal on the Microsoft Store. This time around, Slightly Mad Studio is taking players to one… Read More »

WEC Announces 2018-19 Super Season Calendar and Teams

FIA WEC 15 Feb 9, 2018 by Andrew Evans

This year is going to be a significant change for the World Endurance Championship. For a start, it’ll be 14 months long… Today, the WEC has announced the teams who’ll… Read More »

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

Cars 65 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 48 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.