Ex-Formula One Driver Adrian Sutil Might Drive Nissan's Le Mans Race Car

Nissan's done a pretty good job thus far of keeping things about their Le Mans prototype that they don't want to be public just yet (like its driver lineup) out of the public eye. Sportscar365 just dropped an interesting rumor of who one of the remaining two drivers might be: ex-Sauber Formula One pilot Adrian Sutil. » 2/18/15 5:10pm 2/18/15 5:10pm

Hipster Infiltrates Nissan GT-R LM Nismo Le Mans Race Car Tests

We knew something like this would eventually happen due to Circuit of the Americas' close proximity to East Austin. The eastern half of the town is home to craft cocktails, old-timey facial hair, artisanal toilet paper, and the like. Hipsters. One such fellow apparently infiltrated Nissan's preseason LMP1 testing. » 2/09/15 7:30pm 2/09/15 7:30pm

The First Customer Corvette C7.R Is Drop-Dead Amazeballs Gorgeous

Everyone knows and loves the classic Corvette racing yellow and black. Customer team Larbre Competition just updated that paint scheme with this wild yellow, black, green and white livery for their new Corvette C7.R. And oh yes, the World Endurance Championship's favorite 'Vette squad is back in a Chevy. » 2/05/15 3:20pm 2/05/15 3:20pm

The FIA May Have Accidentally Confirmed Ford's Entry Into Le Mans

During this morning's World Endurance Championship press conference, FIA Endurance Commission President Sir Lindsay Owen Jones said "Ford has already announced their return to Le Mans, but not the WEC officially, but I think Gerard [Neveu] will be able to convince them to come back." Oh, really? » 2/05/15 12:19pm 2/05/15 12:19pm

This Photo Proves That Endurance Racing Drivers Are Deeply Disturbed

World Endurance Championship team Rebellion Racing has an interesting way of encouraging each other in the car: by putting hilarious photos of each other in the cockpit. Driver Dominik Kraihamer may end up driving faster so he can come in and tape this back on Fabio Leimer's helmet. » 12/28/14 12:00pm 12/28/14 12:00pm

Huge Crash Crumples Mark Webber's Porsche 919 Into A Little Fiery Ball

A massive crash took Mark Webber in the number 20 Porsche out of the race in the last hour of the World Endurance Championship's 6 Hours of São Paulo. The Porsche 919 collided with Matteo Cressoni in the number 90 Ferrari 458 of 8 Star Motorsports, then hit the wall. » 11/30/14 4:17pm 11/30/14 4:17pm

Watch A Le Mans Prototype Explode Into Confetti Like A Giant Piñata

Olivier Pla of G-Drive Racing isn't having a great day in his World Endurance Championship prototype racer. He missed a braking point at the 6 Hours of São Paulo and whacked into one of Interlagos' barriers at speed. The resulting smash looks more like an exploding piñata than a race car. » 11/30/14 1:59pm 11/30/14 1:59pm

At Least One F1 Driver Will Run Porsche's Third Car At Le Mans

Just days after triple-quadruple-pinkie-swearing that a Formula One pilot would not be driving Porsche's third car at Le Mans next year, Porsche announced Nico Hulkenberg as one of the third car's drivers. Hulkenberg will be the first F1 driver since Sebastien Bourdais in 2009 to do Le Mans during an F1 season. » 11/27/14 4:42pm 11/27/14 4:42pm

Porsche To Run Third Car At Le Mans; Still Says Button Won't Drive It

Volkswagen Group nemesis Audi has brought three cars to Le Mans for years, and now Porsche's joining the three-car party. But who will drive it, you ask? Porsche pinkie-swears they'll choose from their own GT driver pool, but rumors still suggest some names from F1 may have a go. » 11/25/14 12:13am 11/25/14 12:13am