(.news_categ_categ_title.)2014/03/07 Get ready for the ELMS test session at Le Castellet
In exactly 24 days, the European Le Mans Series will get together for the first time of the 2014 season for the official test session, to take place at the Paul Ricard circuit, in the South of France.Read more >>
(.news_categ_categ_title.)2014/03/06 Jota Sport to run Audi sport’s Albuquerque in ELMS
Portuguese driver “loaned” by “factory” Audi squadELMS race winning JOTA outfit prepare for title fight
JOTA Sport has bolstered its already impressive European Le Mans Series driver line-up with the inclusion of Audi Sport “factory” driver Filipe Albuquerque.Read more >>
(.news_categ_categ_title.)2014/02/26 Ram Racing's Matt Griffin on stepping up to LMGTE Pro
Ram Racing's likeable and loquacious Irishman, Matt Griffin, will this year be presented with elements to his racing season that are both familiar and unfamiliar. But, for the reigning European Le Mans Series LMGTE Driver champion, there are only positives and no negatives.
(.news_categ_categ_title.)2014/02/26 Motors TV UK set to join Freeview platform
Television's greatest array of motor sport and motorcycle coverage, including the 2014 FIA World Endurance Championship and European Le Mans Series, will be available to more UK homes than ever before from tomorrow, February 27, when Motors TV joins Freeview (channel 240).Read more >>
(.news_categ_categ_title.)2014/02/24 Did you miss the ELMS press conference ? You did not get the chance to see the ELMS 2014 press conference ?
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(.news_categ_categ_title.)2014/02/21 Greaves Motorsport makes two entries in 2014 European Le Mans Series
Greaves Motorsport will enter both of their Nissan powered, Zytek LM P2 prototypes in the 2014 European Le Mans Series. This decision was made following the surprise late withdrawal of Caterham who had agreed to run one of the team's cars in the series.Read more >>
(.news_categ_categ_title.)2014/02/21 Armindo - Narac - Pasquali drivers of n°76 IMSA Performance Matmut in 2014 ELMS
Both Porsche 977 GT3 RSR IMSA Performance Matmut entered in 2014 ELMS can now announce their full driver line up with Eric Hélary, Jean-Marc Merlin and Erik Mais on n°67 and Nicolas Armindo, Raymond Narac and Laurent Pasquali on n°76.Read more >>
(.news_categ_categ_title.)2014/02/14 Sébastien Loeb Racing at Le Mans 24H and in the European Le Mans Series !
After having announced its participation in the French GT Championship and in the Porsche Carrera Cup France, Sébastien Loeb Racing confirms its « endurance » programme for the 2014 season.Read more >>
(.news_categ_categ_title.)2014/02/14 NewBlood by Morand Racing : new name, new season, new chapter
The team from Switzerland will compete this year under the name of NewBlood by Morand Racing, with Christian Klien from Austria the Swiss driver Gary Hirsch aiming at the title in the 2014 European Le Mans Series.Read more >>
(.news_categ_categ_title.)2014/02/13 ELMS Grid Expands in 2014
The grid for the European Le Mans Series has received a huge boost ahead of the 2014 season with a massive 42 full season entries received from teams representing 12 different nations.Read more >>
(.news_categ_categ_title.)2014/02/12 The Final Countdown The countdown clock is now showing less than 24 Hours until the grid for the 2014 European Le Mans Series is announced in Paris. The press conference will start at 15h00 (CET) / 14h00 (GMT) / 09h00 (EST) on Thursday 13 February and you can watch the proceedings live on the official website at www.europeanlemansseries.com Read more >>
(.news_categ_categ_title.)2014/02/07 All the facts and figures on the 2014 European Le Mans Series circuits
Following its renaissance in 2013, the ELMS is busy getting ready for its second season in its new-look format. This follows on from a lively 2013, a season which was enthusiastically enjoyed by teams, drivers, media and spectators alike.
(.news_categ_categ_title.)2014/02/07 Onroak Automotive with Thiriet by TDS Racing in the 2014 European Le Mans Series
After two brilliant seasons, Onroak Automotive has proved the performance and reliability of its Morgan LM P2 chassis with which it won the LM P2 drivers' and teams' titles in the FIA World Endurance Championship and the Asian Le Mans Series. New teams have signed up with the French constructor, which is pursuing its involvement.
(.news_categ_categ_title.)2014/02/06 Rising star Tincknell joins Jota Sport for 2014 LMP2 campaign
Jota Sport's preparations for the 2014 season have taken a significant step forward today (6 February) following the announcement that British rising star Harry Tincknell will join the team for an assault on two of sportscar racing's greatest prizes.Read more >>
(.news_categ_categ_title.)2014/02/04 Team Russia by Barwell’ enters ELMS GTC Class Championship
Barwell Motorsport will be returning to the European Le Mans Series this year, after its successful debut season in 2013 when the team ran the Ecurie Ecosse BMW Z4 GT3 which claimed third in the new GTC Class. We will be running a BMW Z4 GT3 in GTC once again, but this time it will be a new entry under the ‘Team Russia by Barwell' banner with the car sporting a stunning new livery.Read more >>
(.news_categ_categ_title.)2014/01/24 Morand Racing aims at victory in 2014 with Christian Klien and Gary Hirsch
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(.news_categ_categ_title.)2014/01/14 Barwell Motorsport’s 2014 plans take shape for ELMS Having secured third place in both the 2013 European Le Mans Series (GTC) and British GT championships during last season's race-winning campaigns, Barwell Motorsport has been hard at work putting together the ingredients for its 2014 challenges in both of these arenas, as well as in other major series. Read more >>
(.news_categ_categ_title.)2014/01/14 Pegasus Racing has chosen the Onroak Automotive Morgan LM P2
The performance and reliability of the Morgan LM P2 designed and developed by Onroak Automotive no longer need confirmation: its entry by different teams and its successes throughout the world are proof enough. After Conquest Endurance in the American Le Mans Series, KCMG in the Asian Le Mans Series and Morand Racing in the European Le Mans Series, Onroak Automotive is proud that another team has put its trust in its Morgan LM P2. Pegasus Racing, the outfit founded by Claude and Julien Schell, has just bought a Morgan LMP2 prototype, which it will run in the 2014 European LeMans Series, the first step in a 3-year programme.
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(.news_categ_categ_title.)2013/12/23 ELMS LMP2 - a true springboard to global endurance racing
The 2013 European Le Mans Series season took place at five of Europe's classic circuits. The races were fought out over a period of three hours, preceded by two free practice sessions on the Friday. Qualifying and the race took place on Saturdays, within the framework of big racing weekends in partnership with top level championships such as the FIA World Endurance Championship, the FFSA GT Tour or the World Series by Renault.Read more >>
(.news_categ_categ_title.)2013/12/18 LE MANS PROTOTYPE CHALLENGE : a big step towards a sports prototype
Launched in 2009, the LMPC class has been reserved this year for Formula Le Mans, a car built by ORECA to allow young drivers to experience driving a prototype. This discipline constitutes the first step on the endurance racing ladder before moving on towards LMP2 (then LMP1 at the 24 Hours of Le Mans or in the FIA WEC).Read more >>
(.news_categ_categ_title.)2013/12/13 2013 European Le Mans Series: LMGTE Comes Alive
After a rather grey 2012 season, the ACO decided to become more involved in the organisation of the European Le Mans Series. Le Mans Endurance Management took up the reins of the organisation to restore the colour to the championship, reinvigorate it and make European endurance racing more attractive than it had ever been.
The 2013 European Le Mans Series season took place on five major European circuits. Races were fought over a period of 3 hours, the weekends beginning with two free practice sessions on Fridays. Qualifying and the race were held on Saturdays, within the framework of big racing weekends in partnership with high profile championships such as the World Endurance Championship (WEC), the FFSA GT Tour or the World Series by Renault.Read more >>
(.news_categ_categ_title.)2013/12/11 ELMS 2013 - The GTC Class season
Introduced in 2013, the GTC class aimed to be a launch pad for competitors wishing to move into endurance racing, using FIA GT3-homologated cars. Primarily intended for amateur drivers, the new category met the expectations of its participants – both teams and drivers. No fewer than 10 cars are noted on the final standings for the category. Four manufacturers and 32 drivers from nine different nationalities competed throughout the season.Read more >>
(.news_categ_categ_title.)2013/12/09 ELMS Champions were rewarded in Paris
Paris, December 7, 2013
The 2013 European Le Mans Series season finally came to an end with an evening of prize giving for the endurance series, held on Saturday, December 7 in Paris.
The gala was attended by about 300 guests, mostly members of the ELMS and WEC paddocks, all part of the great family of endurance racing. In the presence of Pierre Fillon – President of the ACO, Jean Todt – newly re-elected President of the FIA, and Sir Lindsay Owen-Jones - Chairman of the Endurance Committee, Gérard Neveu, CEO, and his staff from both the ELMS and WEC organised a wonderful gala event for the European and World Champions of the 2013 season.Read more >>
(.news_categ_categ_title.)2013/11/29 ELMS 2013. A colourful season for a successfully re-launched series
The 2013 European Le Mans Series season met every expectation. No fewer than 34 cars took part during the season, racing at five prestigious European circuits. Beginning in England at the Silverstone circuit, the season continued in Italy at the Autodromo Enzo & Dino Ferrari then moved on to Austria's Red Bull Ring. Hungary's Hungaroring saw competitors battle it out for valuable points and places and, finally, it was at the Paul Ricard circuit in France that all the drivers and constructors' titles in each of four categories - LMP2, LMPC, LMGTE and GTC - were awarded.Read more >>
(.news_categ_categ_title.)2013/11/20 Pierre Ragues visits Signatech headquarters as he looks towards 2014
Endurance ace Pierre Ragues can reflect on a championship-winning season in the European Le Mans Series as he helped take Signatech-Alpine to a maiden title in 2013, but that has not stopped the Frenchman from turning his attention to the 2014 season.Read more >>
(.news_categ_categ_title.)2013/11/05 Changes of the European Le Mans Series in 2014
After a highly successful 2013 season for the European Le Mans Series, changes for next year's five round series have been announced aimed at improving the show and making the ELMS more attractive to teams and drivers.Read more >>