2011 American Le Mans Series Safety Car – Porsche Panamera Turbo

Porsche Panamera Turbo safety car ALMS The organizers of this year’s American Le Mans series have bad tastes as they have chosen the awful-looking Porsche Panamera Turbo as the safety car of the competition. In addition, they also got two Porsche Cayenne ALMS Emergency Response Vehicles, which is another hideous car to say at least. Porsche Cayenne... ...read the full post

Video: Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid to race in ALMS at Road Atlanta

Porsche surprised everyone when it unveiled the 911 GT3 R Hybrid race car. The model, equipped with a 480 HP flat-six engine, has a flywheel assembly that, when needed, can feed power to two electric motors located at the front of the car. While some didn’t approve of such blasphemy, the 911 GT3 R Hybrid proved itself in the 24 Hours of Nurburgring... ...read the full post

Motorsport Weekend: F1 Chinese GP, WRC Rally of Turkey and ALMS Long Beach GP results

Welcome to a new edition of Motorsport Weekend, our weekly feature where we gather up all of the most exciting results from various motorsport competitions. It was a pretty hectic end of the week as not only did we have a rain-soaked Formula 1 Chinese GP, but also the WRC Rally of Turkey and the American Le Mans Series’ Long Beach GP. We were... ...read the full post

Video: BMW showcases its M3 ALMS race cars in new Joy of Racing ad

BMW is very serious when it comes to its racing endeavors, and as we revealed a few weeks ago, the M3 race cars it has entered in the American Le Mans Series through the BMW Rahal Letterman team are decked out in all the latest gadgets and racing technology. After a pretty successful run in the 12 Hours of Sebring race, the company now revealed a new... ...read the full post

Motorsport Weekend: IRC’s Rally Argentina, ALMS’ 12 Hours of Sebring and Nascar Bristol races results

Welcome to a new edition of Motorsport Weekend, our weekly feature where we present the results of the biggest motorsport events in the last three days. After last week was dominated by the first race of the 2010 Formula 1 season, the Bahrain GP, this week we were treated to a variety of events, including the IRC’s Rally of Argentina, the first... ...read the full post

BMW M3 ALMS racers receive 2010 “Joy” livery

BMW is taking its “Joy” marketing campaign all over the world. After scoring some big wins with it in Europe, the company has introduced it to North America. But the campaign won’t be focused on just ads or billboards, as it will also be displayed on the 2010 livery for the two BMW M3 race cars that the Rahal Letterman team will be... ...read the full post