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Brad Pitt at the start of the 84th Le Mans 24-hours endurance race on June 18, 2016, in Le Mans, France. (Photo: Marc Piasecki/WireImage).
The German manufacturer will develop an all-new race car to contest the GTE class in the global endurance racing series, which includes the prestigious Le Mans 24 Hours French classic. BMW's last appearance at La Sarthe came in 2011 when the marque ...

Le Mans, France - JUNE 18: Actor Brad Pitt is seen before the Le Mans 24 Hour race at the Circuit de la Sarthe on June 18, 2016 in Le Mans, France. (Photo by Ker Robertson/Getty Images) (Photo: Ker Robertson / Staff). Whether the ad campaign seems ...
NORWALK - For a quarter century, the North American Racing Team dazzled Ferrari enthusiasts from Le Mans, France, to the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah.
the prestigious French endurance event in June of 2017. The Asian Le Mans Series joins Japanese Super GT, the GT Asia Series, China GT Championship and Lamborghini Super Trofeo Asia Series in Lester's busiest season of racing since his career ...
Preparing for a 10-hour season-ending race at challenging Road Atlanta, many of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship teams have added third drivers to their line-ups for the Petit Le Mans presented by Harrah's Cherokee Casino Resort on Saturday ...
According to the source, Pitt had flown out of Miraval via helicopter when he made his flag waving appearance at Le Mans. Most recently, Pitt spent a couple nights at Miraval during the vineyard's wine harvest following his visit to Croatia in early ...
The LM series of the Saleen S7 celebrates the class win achieved in 2010 at Le Mans. Six years ago, a team named Larbre Competition from France entered a Saleen ST-7 in the LMGT-1 class. The #50 automobile came first in its class and on the 13th ...
Taking its name from the "24 Hours of Le Mans," the grueling round-the-clock car race held in the ancient town of Le Mans, France, the "Seaside Le Mans" is an endurance kart race that brings area businesses together to support charitable Cape Cod ...
A maiden series win from Gilles Magnus, pulls him further away from the challengers behind in the French F4 Championship. The Belgium driver had a strong start, taking the lead early on as held off the 15 car field at Le Mans. With the fastest laps ...
An advertising company and a French departmental prefect have taken down posters criticising the surgical castration of male piglets, in an effort to protect "public order".
Having lost out to Gilles Magnus in race three, Tristan Charpentier was not about to settle for second once again as he ended the Le Mans weekend on a high. The win was the first time the Frenchman had stood on the top step of the French F4 podium.
Actor Brad Pitt is seen before the Le Mans 24 Hour race at the Circuit de la Sarthe on June 18, 2016 in Le Mans, France. (Photo : Ker Robertson/Getty Images). "Making a Murderer" managed to capture the hearts of its viewers as they are eager to know ...

A pair of Corvette Daytona Prototypes from Action Express Racing is separated by only one point heading into this Saturday's Lone Star Le Mans at Circuit of The Americas, the second-to-last round of the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship ...
Chinese driver Yifei Ye wrapped up the French Formula 4 title in the penultimate event at Le Mans, but the four race wins went to four different drivers.
From rural Dull in Scotland being twinned with Boring in the States and Bland in Australia, to Bolton being paired with glamorous Le Mans, home to the 24 hour automobile race, there are some crazy matches. Most of England's twin towns are in France and ...
And following the unprecedented wave of terror attacks on French soil, said Joel, "people do not feel safe". Another local, who wished to remain anonymous, told France Info that the radicalised youths are "not isolated minors who had arrived in Europe ...
The 100th Anniversary was highlighted by a pair of sub-nine minute finishes featuring two PPIHC stars, Romain Dumas of France and Rhys Millen, the New Zealander who makes his home in California. One week after winning at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Dumas ...
France: On September 7 Voyages SNCF CEO Rachel Picard and Alstom France President Jean-Baptiste Eymeoud officially opened the shared workspace in Paris that is home to a 20-strong team from Alstom and SNCF, working to develop the next generation of the ...
It was displayed at Le Mans during Ford's historic return to the famous French 24-hour race. Then, incredibly, Ford's new GTs took first and third in class on the very day of the original GT's stunning first-second-third sweep at Le Mans 50 years before.
It was displayed at Le Mans during Ford's historic return to the famous French 24-hour race. Then, incredibly, Ford's new GTs took first and third in class on the very day of the original GT's stunning first-second-third sweep at Le Mans 50 years before.
France invented the Concours over 90 years ago and still does a splendid job of it. Vive la France! Vive l'Etas Unis!
A top British equestrian has described how "migrants" attacked her horsebox as she and her parents were returning from France. Lucy Phillips, who was on her way back from the world championships in Le Mans last Monday, said they were ambushed at ...
Fifty years ago, a Ford race car roared past archrival Ferrari to take first place in one of the world's oldest and most prestigious endurance races, the "24 Hours of Le Mans" in France. This year, after sitting it out for decades, Ford entered a new ...
Since bursting onto the scene as a teenager with Le Mans in season 2009-10, Corchia has been labelled as a young talent to watch, and after representing France at every youth level, the 25-year-old is now set to become a fully fledged France international.
Ben Barker warmed up for his return to World Endurance Championship action with a fine second place on his GT3 Le Mans Cup debut at Circuit Paul Ricard, France. The Cambridge driver will be back with the gulf Racing team this weekend, when the WEC ...
ELMS: Thiriet takes championship lead with victory in France. Drama ensued across all four classes on the ... Thiriet by TDS Racing won a thrilling 4 Hours of Le Castellet to take the lead in the European Le Mans Series standings. The #46 ORECA-Nissan ...
One memorable clip was filmed from the back of a Jaguar D-Type that Mike Hawthorn took for a practice lap before the 1956 24 Hours of Le Mans. The Briton had won for Jaguar the previous year, despite having been involved in a crash that left one driver ...
The "Americans at Le Mans" exhibit in the Village at the Circuit de la Sarthe in France was roped off and closed to the public first thing on this Saturday morning.
Couldn't make it to France for this year's 24 Hours of Le Mans endurance race? Or you did and weren't, you know, an actual member of Ford's race team?
The concept vehicle is called the Mercedes-Benz DTW and was conceived of and designed by Martin Chatelier, a transportation design student from Sevres, France. The futuristic car, which bears little resemblance to racing cars of today, was designed as ...
1908 Wilbur Wright makes his first flight at a racecourse at Le Mans, France. It is the Wright Brothers' first public flight.
Are you curious about what it takes to beat the world's elite at the grueling 24 Hours of Le Mans? Sixty years of motorsports experience and 17 victories at the Circuit de La Sarthe, combined with the latest hybrid powertrain and aerodynamic ...
The last time Mercedes raced at Le Mans, it ended with one of its CLR-GT1 race cars upside down in the local scenery having somersaulted backwards three times 50ft in the air.
prisoner Takes Another Inmate, Guard Hostage at French Prison. Moscow (Sputnik) - The French Justice Ministry confirmed on Thursday that a hostage crisis was underway at Le Mans-Les Croisettes prison in northwestern France. "Earlier in the morning, ...
Martin Chatelier, a design student from from Sevres, France, orchestrated his vision of a Le Mans-winning Benz in the form of the concept you see here.
As Porsche took the checkered flag and logged its record-setting 18th victory at last month's 24 Hours of Le Mans, driver Neel Jani monitored the cars behind him not in a standard rearview mirror, but an intelligent rear vision system supplied by ...
Onwards to France and it was time to put the supercharger to sleep, switch from Dynamic to Eco mode, set the cruise control and let the Jag eat its way to Le Mans as frugally as possible. Jaguar claims 34 miles per gallon is possible, and while ...
Photo: Mathieu Tremblin. Tag Clouds "Gontardstrasse/Karl-Liebknecht-strasse". 2010. Mathieu Tremblin was born in Le Mans in 1980; he currently lives in Strasbourg, France and works in Europe. His work can also be found in the Netherlands and Belgium.
In 1933, two sadomasochistic sisters who worked as maids in Le Mans, France, murdered their employer and her daughter.
The five boys from the Mount Olivet Boys' Home in Walderston, Manchester, are back in the island after their 10-day trip to France, courtesy of Yohan Blake's YB Afraid Foundation, and his French business partner, Richard Mille. Duty Officer at the ...
... breaking Ferrari's six-year dominance of world famous endurance race 24 Hours of Le Mans with a spectacular one-two-three finish for the new GT40 - making Ford the first, and only, American manufacturer to emerge victorious from the French track.
There are owners whose classic cars are kept wrapped in cotton wool, only to surface on rare occasions - and then there are those who drive their pride and joy hundreds of miles to race round Le Mans. The French racetrack is famous for its annual 24 ...
Team Africa Le Mans, 23 volunteers driving a Ginetta G55 race car with a cheetah emblazoned on the bonnet, headed to the Paul Ricard racetrack to take on a 24-hour endurance race, armed with little but guts and their cause.
Kingston, Jamaica (JIS) - The five boys from the Mount Olivet Boys' Home in Walderston, Manchester, are back in the island after their 10-day trip to France, courtesy of Yohan Blake's YB Afraid Foundation, and his French business partner, Richard Mille ...


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