Motogp : Honda Marquez Takes Pole In Le Mans But Crash Impedes Pedrosa

MotoGP : Honda Marquez takes pole in Le Mans but crash impedes PedrosaIn today's qualifying for the GP of France, Repsol Honda's Marc Marquez took his second ever MotoGP career pole position, at the very circuit he achieved his first ever pole in GP racing in the 125cc class in 2009. His teammate, Dani Pedrosa, could only manage 6th after a crash in turn two early in the session restricted his number of flying laps.

Motogp : Yamaha Lorenzo Secures Front Row In Le Mans For Grand Prix De France 2013, Valentino Rossi 8th

MotoGP : Yamaha Lorenzo Secures Front Row in Le Mans for Grand Prix de France 2013Yamaha Factory Racing rider Jorge Lorenzo will start tomorrow’s Monster Energy Grand Prix de France from the front row of the grid in second position. The reigning World Champion was denied pole by just 0.030 seconds in the afternoon 15minute quick fire qualification heat. Lorenzo led from the start of the session before relinquishing the top spot to rival Marc Marquez with eight minutes remaining.

Yamaha Ross Leads The Yamahas As Le Mans Begins

Yamaha Ross Leads The Yamahas as Le Mans BeginsValentino Rossi wrapped up the first day of action at the Monster Energy Grand Prix de France as the fastest Yamaha rider and third overall behind rival Dani Pedrosa. The Italian spent the day’s two free practice sessions working to set up his YZR-M1 for the Le Mans circuit, focusing on a soft front and hard rear tyre combination. Rossi opted for the 2012 M1 chassis for the Le Mans weekend whilst the team continues to evaluate the difference between the old and new. The final session saw the nine-time World Champion improve to climb from seventh to second, dropping to third at the end just 0.138 seconds from first. Rossi was also the fastest rider through the second sector of the Le Mans circuit.

Motogp : Yamaha Head To France For Le Mans

MotoGP : Yamaha Head to France for Le MansYamaha Factory Racing heads to France this week for the Monster Energy Grand Prix de France at the historic Le Mans circuit on Sunday, 19th May. The classic French track has a history littered with the victories of both Yamaha riders, Jorge Lorenzo can claim three premier class wins and one 250cc GP victory whilst Valentino Rossi also claims three premier class victories and one 125cc GP win.

Nissan Developing Hybrid Race Car For Le Mans In 2014

Nissan Developing Hybrid Race Car for Le Mans in 2014The Nissan DeltaWing partnership may have been discontinued, but that hasn’t stopped the Japanese automaker from bringing a new race car to life.

Ben Bowlby, the man who designed the DeltaWing, will once again design the next hybrid race car for Nissan, which will be competing in the 2014 Le Mans 24-hour race as a “Garage 56? entry. Garage 56 entries are reserved for cars that showcase alternative energy.

Update : Nissan Powers Through Le Mans Preparations

Update : Nissan Powers Through Le Mans PreparationsNissan-powered cars took the top six positions in the LMP2 class of Saturday's 6 Hours of Spa. The second round of the FIA World Endurance Championship is seen by the teams as the final rehearsal before next month's Le Mans 24 Hours so a Nissan-powered podium is perfect preparation for a manufacturer who will supply engines to 15 of the 22 LMP2 cars entered for Le Mans.

Nissan Powers Through Le Mans Preparations

Nissan Powers Through Le Mans PreparationsNissan-powered cars took the top six positions in the LMP2 class of yesterday’s 6 Hours of Spa. The second round of the FIA World Endurance Championship is seen by the teams as the final rehearsal before next month’s Le Mans 24 Hours so a Nissan-powered podium is perfect preparation for a manufacturer who will supply engines to 15 of the 22 LMP2 cars entered for Le Mans.

Toyota : Can You Handle Le Mans?

Toyota : Can you handle Le Mans?Read on after the break about our latest competition if you think you can go the distance and win a chance to join TOYOTA Racing at La Sarthe this year.

We are looking for two crew members to join TOYOTA Racing at Le Mans this year. The two positions are for enthusiastic candidates with the passion it takes to motivate the team.
You can apply for one of two categories: