Video : Nissan Gt Academy Winner Mardenborough On Racing The Gt-r Lm Nismo At Le Mans

VIDEO : Nissan GT Academy winner Mardenborough on racing the GT-R LM NISMO at Le MansAt the Chicago Auto Show earlier this month, Nissan revealed that GP3 race winner Jann Mardenborough would be one of the drivers of the innovative GT-R LM NISMO race car. Mardenborough is also the 2011 winner of Nissan's GT Academy. The following is an interview with Jann that took place at the Chicago show. SUBSCRIBE to NISMO.TV to find out more about this amazing race car.

Nissan Reveals Le Mans Challenger During Super Bowl

Nissan reveals Le Mans challenger during Super BowlNissan today declared itself ready to take on the world's best sports car manufacturers after revealing a glimpse of its Le Mans challenger – the Nissan GT-R LM NISMO – during the commercial break for Super Bowl XLIX.

Toyota Commits To Le Mans Series

Toyota Commits To Le Mans SeriesToyota today reinforced its commitment to the Le Mans Prototype racing series - on the same day the company confirmed plans to return to the World Rally Championship (WRC) in 2017.

Is Nissan's Le Mans Lmp1 Racer Really Going To Be Front Engined?

Is Nissan's Le Mans LMP1 racer really going to be front engined?Since debuting the Nissan GT-R LM Nismo under a sheet earlier this year, Nissan has kept a very tight wrap on details about the racer. The company simply promised that the model would be on the starting grid for the 2015 24 Hours of Le Mans. However, the automaker had an aggressive attitude about the new program and said that the vehicle would "win in a very different way." The brand also hinted the final result wouldn't look like its competitors. This rendering suggests just how divergent the GT-R LM might be.

One Man’s 16-year, 410,000-mile Toyota Land Cruiser Odyssey

One man’s 16-year, 410,000-mile Toyota Land Cruiser odysseyLast week, an email dropped into the inbox of the Toyota GB social media department that got everyone rather excited. It was sent by Toyota centre Mid-Ulster Cars in Northern Ireland on behalf of one of its customers, country veterinarian Liam Young. Liam was well known to the centre, having been loyal to it for 16 years. But instead of constantly updating his Toyotas to new models, Liam had returned year after year to service his trusty Land Cruiser, which as of August 2014 had covered 410,000 miles.

Yamaha Motogp : First Pole For Rossi Since Le Mans 2010

Yamaha MotoGP : First pole for Rossi since Le Mans 2010The MotoGP™ Q2 session saw Valentino Rossi grab pole at the Gran Premio Generali de la Comunitat Valenciana, with Andrea Iannone and Dani Pedrosa also taking front row slots. The session also saw Marc Marquez suffer a turn 4 crash without significant consequence, though he ended up fifth on the grid.
For full Q2 results from Valencia click here.

Ehime Man's Labor Of Love Pays Off As 'underwater Circus' Comes To Life

Ehime man's labor of love pays off as 'underwater circus' comes to lifeSome people take up gardening or reading after retiring, while others choose to travel. One man here found his niche by training fish to swim through hoops.
The "magician" is a former company employee, 78-year-old Naoyuki Aoki, who has spent a decade taming and training two black sea bream, a species known for its high alert level when it comes to predators.

Le Mans Nightmare For Kawasaki Src

Le Mans nightmare for Kawasaki SRCIt seems that the 37th Le Mans 24 Hours event was not going to be Kawasaki SRC’s race.
As four time former winners, luck was not with the Kawasaki Motors France supported team despite a fantastic pole position and a perfect start of the race. Unfortunately, things started to turn bad as dusk made way to night.

Suzuki Wins Le Mans Endurance Finale

Suzuki Wins Le Mans Endurance FinaleDefending 13-time World Endurance Champions Suzuki Endurance Racing Team turned its 2014 season around with a stunning display of speed and consistency to win the final round of the series on home soil at the Le Mans 24-Hour race in France today; as Suzuki’s Junior Team LMS clinched the FIM Superstock World Cup.

Honda : Lone Star Le Mans Race Report 2014

Honda : Lone Star Le Mans Race Report 2014In an epic battle that was not decided until the checkers flew, the Honda-powered OAK Racing pairing of Alex Brundle and Gustavo Yacaman finished a close second in Saturday's Lone Star Le Mans endurance race at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas.