Tag Archives: Le Mans

Say Hello To The Dauer 962 Le Mans, The Fastest Car In The World In 1993

The Porsche 956/962 was quite possibly the greatest sports racing car ever built, absolutely dominating Group C competition in the 1980s. So why is someone debuting a 962 in 1993?

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Behold The Big Beautiful Le Mans Grid For 2016

Here is your 60-car grid for the 2016 24 Hours of Le Mans. The big test day before the 84th running of the race kicked off Sunday, giving teams a chance to shake down their cars on the full 8.47-mile Circuit de la Sarthe before the race in two weeks.

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RSVP Here For Jalopnik’s 24 Hours of Le Mans All-Night, All-Day Viewing Party

The 24 Hours of Le Mans is soon upon us and we’re throwing an all-day, all-night LeManStravaganza party in our New York office from June 18th to 19th complete with food, trivia prizes, games, drinks, food, prizes, food. RSVP here, details below.

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I think it’s safe to say the Ford GT is ready for Le Mans, so long as it stays on track.

I think it’s safe to say the Ford GT is ready for Le Mans, so long as it stays on track . The Ford Chip Ganassi Racing UK team’s No. 67 car scored the new Ford GT’s first ever World Endurance Championship podium with a second-place LMGTE Pro-class result at the 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps.

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Porsche Unleashes New Le Mans Package On Spa, Qualifies 1-2 For 6-Hour Race

The 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps is a huge deal for World Endurance Championship fans, as teams often compete with third cars and Le Mans-specific kit for the first time. Porsche may not have a third car, but their Le Mans package works: they locked out the front row for this weekend’s race.

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Here’s A Good Excuse To Stare At The New Ford GT In Beautiful Detail

Ford has a new GT street car and racing car, both of which are going to be extremely rare forever, sadly. Why not take every chance you get at a close look at the beautiful details, like this one I’m now giving you right now?

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Olympian Can’t Stop Proving He’s Better Than Everybody, Will Race In Le Mans

Eleven-time world track cycling champion and holder of seven Olympic medals Sir Chris Hoy will drive a Nissan-powered Ligier JS P2 at this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans, because why not?

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[The later Peugeot 905s were faster, but the early ones remain the prettiest of Peugeot’s 1990s Le M

[The later Peugeot 905s were faster, but the early ones remain the prettiest of Peugeot’s 1990s Le Mans prototypes. Photo Credit: Getty Images]

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Watch These Great 1990s Prototypes Race Again

The prototypes that raced at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in the late ‘80s and early ‘90s were so fast that they still regularly post top times at current Le Mans races . These cars run vintage races regularly, and they’re pretty spectacular.

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[Modern prototype race cars are tiny.

[Modern prototype race cars are tiny. Photo Credit: Audi]

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