Ligier

15 Jul 19
RACER

United Autosports’ switch from a Ligier to ORECA chassis for its single-car 2019/20 FIA WEC program could have a significant impact on the immediate future of the LMP2 class in the IMSA Weathertech Sportscar championship. US-flagged (but UK-based) United, co-owned by Zak Brown and Richard Dean, revealed to RACER that they have acquired no fewer […]

15 Jul 19
Sportscar Racing News

United Autosports are preparing for the third round of the European Le Mans Series and the fourth round of the Michelin Le Mans Cup this weekend at Barcelona (19-20 July). The 4 Hours of Barcelona marks the first time United Autosports will race modern day sports cars at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, the only previous […]

11 Jul 19
Bouldaround

A Boulderound review of KisaKaya bouldering gym in Ankara.

10 Jul 19
RACER

Anglo-American LMP2 team United Autosports will switch from Ligier to ORECA for its maiden FIA World Endurance Championship campaign, RACER has learned. The switch, which is understood to be customer-driven, is a surprise based on the team’s longstanding loyalty to Ligier, for which it is a nominated agent tasked with selling prototypes in the UK. […]

10 Jul 19
RACER

A 1980 Ford Cosworth-powered Ligier JS11/15 F1 car originally driven by Jacques Laffite makes a spectacular run up the hill during the 2019 Goodwood Festival of Speed. #FOS  

09 Jul 19
Turbos and Tantrums

Albert Park Circuit, Melbourne 10 March 1996 Four months after the Grand Prix circus left Adelaide, a much-changed paddock returned down under to begin the new season. Fans and pundits alike eagerly anticipated the new season and its new team/driver combinations. Would the all-conquering Schumacher be instantly competitive at the underachieving Ferrari team? And how […]

09 Jul 19
Sportscar Racing News

Nick Adcock returns to Nielsen Racing for the third round of the European Le Mans Series in Barcelona. With team regular Nobuya Yamanaka unavailable for the meeting at Circuit de BCN-Catalunya, Nick steps in alongside James Littlejohn in the #8 Ligier JS P3 Nissan. Nick paired with Nielsen Racing last year in the Asian Le […]

08 Jul 19
Sportscar Racing News

PR1/Mathiasen Motorsports captured their third consecutive win and moved into the points lead at the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix Presented By Acura with their LMP2 entry. The team also had one podium finish out of their two Prototype Challenge entries as part of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. After winning at Mid-Ohio, Watkins Glen, […]

08 Jul 19
ONLINE ARTICLES

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07 Jul 19
RACER

Winning is proving to be habit forming for Mazda Team Joest. Only seven days after the No. 55 RT-24P gave the manufacturer its first IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship victory at Watkins Glen, Oliver Jarvis and Tristan Nunez combined to make it two in a row in the sister No. 77 Mazda in Sunday’s Mobil 1 […]

07 Jul 19
RACER

Looking to make it two consecutive victories in IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship competition, Harry Tincknell put the No. 55 Team Joest Mazda RT-24P atop the chart in Sunday morning’s extended 30-minute warm-up at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park for today’s Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix. Tincknell turned a best lap of 1m05.802s in the Six Hours […]

07 Jul 19
UNB! Network

For the second consecutive season, Austin McCusker and Forty7 Motorsports are Canadian Tire Motorsport Park winners in the IMSA Prototype Challenge. McCusker joined co-driver Rodrigo Pflucker in a convincing victory in the No. 47 Norma M30 with the duo establishing themselves as the championship favorites with just two races remaining. It was the team’s first […]

06 Jul 19
RACER

Acura Team Penske prevailed in a back-and-forth battle with the CORE autosport Nissan to lead Saturday morning’s final IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship practice at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. Helio Castroneves ended up on top with the best lap of the weekend, 1m05.632s, in the No. 7 Acura ARX-05. Colin Braun — who paced both of […]

05 Jul 19
RACER

By the time he returned home from Watkins Glen on Monday, Mazda Motorsports director John Doonan had more than 600 messages on his phone awaiting his attention. His email inbox was also filled, topped by congratulations from Roger Penske, whose Acura ARX-05s were beaten handily by Mazda Team Joest’ RT24-Ps. Five years, five months, and […]