Peugeot 9X8 Le Mans Hypercar Rendered As Street-Legal Machine

Make it happen, Peugeot. Even though Peugeot has retired the fabled GTi badge, it still makes performance cars. The 508 PSE available as a liftback and wagon is effectively the company’s most powerful road-going vehicle ever, delivering 355 hp (265 kW) and 384 lb-ft (520 Nm) from its plug-in hybrid

The UK Sets Rules Defining, Legalizing Self-Driving Cars

With the rise of advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) becoming more capable when handling lane keeping (self steering) and the braking and acceleration of vehicles so equipped, the UK government is about to set rules to narrowly legalize self-driving vehicles on roads. And it believes such technology would help ease

Audi\u2019s 24 Hours of Le Mans Return Is Set for 2023

Thirteen-time Le Mans winner Audi says it has “largely completed” the concept work on its 2023 Le Mans race car and says it is being developed with the automaker with the most Le Mans wins, Porsche. Audi’s most-recent Le Mans win was in 2014 and the automaker got out of

24 Hours of Le Mans Postponement Casts Shadow on F1\u2019s Full Schedule

The news that the 24 Hours of Le Mans has been officially postponed and will now move from its planned June 12-13 date to the weekend of August 21-22, has revived doubts about whether Formula 1 will be able to deliver its 23-race calendar in 2021. Formula 1 CEO Stefano

Wallace: ‘I’ve got a lot to learn’ after nearly winning Duel

Bubba Wallace and the newly established 23XI Racing team have already made some noise at Daytona International Speedway this week. The team, founded by three-time Daytona 500 champion Denny Hamlin and NBA icon Michael Jordan is making their NASCAR Cup Series debut in this Sunday’s 500. So far, Bubba Wallace

2022 Peugeot Le Mans Hypercar Has Twin-Turbo V6 With 670 Horsepower

There’s also a 268-horsepower electric motor. It was about three months ago when Peugeot Sport formally announced a Le Mans Hypercar (LMH) to battle in the 2022 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC). We now have some technical specifications to sink our teeth in, and oh boy, are the details juicy.

Why Audi’s Le Mans return heralds a new age for sportscars

OPINION: The news that Audi will return to Le Mans means we’ll at last get to see the fight promised in 2012 against Peugeot and Toyota. It also gives LMDh a tangible form, which could open the floodgates for more like-minded marques to follow suit… Given the crisis that blights

Asian Le Mans Series to hold all 2021 races at Abu Dhabi

The Asian Le Mans Series will hold its entire 2021 season at Abu Dhabi’s Yas Marina Circuit, as travel restrictions have forced it to abandon plans to race in Thailand and Malaysia. A quartet of four-hour races will be held at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix venue next February in

Petit Le Mans: Acura leads Cadillac, Mazda after three hours

As the third hour ticked by, Simon Pagenaud led Motul Petit Le Mans ahead of Filipe Albuquerque’s AXR Cadillac and Olivier Pla in the #77 Mazda, while Jesse Krohn’s BMW headed GT Le Mans.   Prototype  Polesitter Acura Team Penske’s Dane Cameron surged into a 1.6sec lead after just one lap,

Vinales’ electronics-free Le Mans start inspired by Pedrosa

Maverick Vinales says he was inspired to start the MotoGP French Grand Prix without launch control because he saw KTM’s Dani Pedrosa do so successfully at the Algarve test. Yamaha’s Vinales opted to start last Sunday’s wet Le Mans race without use of the electronics launch control system as he