Has technology steamrollered reliability at Le Mans?

The introduction of hybridization and other new technology that’s made Le Mans racers far more complex could be affecting their reliability

by Autocar
20 June 2016
Le Mans
MXGP Matterley Basin

Motocross riders are proof that motor sport competitors are a breed apart

Whether it is resting an elbow on the asphalt or semi-crashing over a motocross jump, motor sport competitors go where most of us fear to tread

by Tim Dickson
20 June 2016
Motorsport
Michelin base

This is what happens to tyres at Le Mans

We go behind the scenes at the Michelin base on race night at the 24-hour endurance race

by Steve Cropley
19 June 2016
Le Mans
Chris Hoy at Le Mans

The anatomy of a Le Mans pit stop

Amid the frenzy of a packed Le Mans pitlane, we follow the Algarve Pro Racing team during one of their pit stops, as Sir Chris Hoy takes the wheel of an LMP2 racer

by Darren Moss
19 June 2016
Le Mans
Chris Hoy at Le Mans

Sir Chris Hoy and the challenge of the Le Mans 24 Hours

Later today six-time olympic cycling champion Chris Hoy will be piloting an LMP2 racer at Le Mans - this is how he got there

by Darren Moss
18 June 2016
Le Mans
Frank Walliser

Porsche motorsport boss’s tears show true passion of Le Mans

Frank Walliser broke down in the Porsche press conference because his GTE cars were, perhaps unfairly, much slower than Ford and Ferrari in qualifying

by Doug Revolta
18 June 2016
Le Mans
Citroen Cactus

Why Citroën and Mazda are putting an emphasis on comfortable cars

Two manufacturers are bucking the trend for dynamic vehicles by creating softer-riding, more comfortable vehicles, and it is a welcome move

by Hilton Holloway
16 June 2016
Industry
Ford GT race car

Ford GT on class pole position at Le Mans - the secrets of its speed

Ford's technical boss Raj Nair explains how the GT race car was specifically developed with a singular purpose: to win the Le Mans 24 Hours

by Steve Cropley
17 June 2016
Motorsport
Allan McNish

Allan McNish reveals how Audi aims to regain Le Mans victory from Porsche

Speed and reliability will be key to victory at Le Mans, and don't be fooled into thinking qualifying times are a sure sign of success

by Autocar
17 June 2016
Le Mans
Nissan 350Z GT-S concept

Nissan 350Z GT-S concept: 382bhp supercharged special driven

Back in 2006, Nissan's engineers gave the 350Z sports car a huge boost in the form of a supercharger but is it usable on the road today?

by Darren Moss
16 June 2016
New cars

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