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    Official: Audi R18 E-tron gets new livery, mixes it up in city traffic [w/video]
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    The 24 Hours of Le Mans is still months away, but Audi Sport apparently can't wait to get started. It has just debuted the new livery for its 2014 R18 E-tron Quattro with a public drive through the streets of the town of Le Mans, while simultaneously announcing that it has a new, larger ...

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    Video: Tour the legendary Nissan DNA heritage car garage in Japan
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    Over the years, Nissan has churned out some pretty impressive street, race and prototype sports cars that would be welcome additions in any gearhead's garage. From the latest ZEOD RC all-electric race car and previous Deltawing project to producing the supercar-eating Juke-R and cult following of ...

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    Video: Core Autosport shows us how to build crashed Porsche 911 GT3 RSR from scratch
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    We all know there is a lot of work that goes into building a race car, but thanks to the crew at Core Autosport we can now watch the entire process in this awesome 3-minute timelapse video. Much like the cancelled documentary that featured the rebuild of a Pagani Zonda R, this Porsche 911 GT3 RSR ...

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    Video: Nissan shows off Le Mans Prototype, says it's world's fastest electric racer [w/video]
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    Nissan has announced plans and details around its upcoming all-electric racing car, the ZEOD RC. The Zero Emission On Demand Racing car is said to be capable of a top speed in excess of 300 kilometres per hour (186.4 miles per hour), is shaped a bit like the closed-cockpit version of the ...

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    Motorsport: How to watch the 24 Hours of Le Mans this year
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    You want to watch/stream/identify the cars in/hear/Like/Tweet the 90th anniversary edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans this weekend? For a long list of ways to consume the action that's already begun, check out this page put together by our former colleague and current friend Reilly Brennan. ...

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    Video: Bentley racing for 90 years at LeMans showcased in epic video
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    This is a very special year for a number of high-performance car manufacturers and automotive icons, as the Porsche 911 turns 50 years young, Lamborghini celebrates its 50th anniversary and Bentley marks its 90th anniversary of the LeMans 24 Hours Race. Blessed with very competitive drivers and ...

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    Motorsport: Porsche reveals new LMP1 racecar testing ahead of 2014 Le Mans debut [UPDATE]
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    Getting ready for its triumphant return to the premier racing class of Le Mans, Porsche has released a handful of images showing its new LMP1 racecar testing. Porsche hasn't run a car in the Prototype class at 24 Hours of Le Mans since 2009, but this racecar – still veiled in secrecy ...

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    Video: Watch the Audi R18 E-Tron Quattro long-tail testing at Monza
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    Audi released a single photo of the long-tailed version of its R18 E-Tron Quattro Le Mans racer, but the photo didn't offer the best view of the stretched rear. The car has been caught testing at Monza, in Italy, and not only do we get a better view of what it's got out back, we get pretty ...

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    Video: Lapping Le Mans with 1956's version of a dash cam
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    Mike Hawthorne and Ivor Bueb won The 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1955 driving a Jaguar D-Type. The following year, a few days before the race, a British broadcaster put cameras on Hawthorne's car, hung a mic from a plate on his race suit and had him narrate a lap of the Circuit de la Sarthe. It is ...

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    Rumormill: Audi's diesel-electric supercar is codenamed 'Scorpion'
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    Speculation continues as to the final nature of the diesel-hybrid Audi supercar said to arrive in 2016 or 2017. A previous report in Automobile had the halo coupe, based closely on the R18 etron quattro endurance racer, codenamed R20 and pegged to look like a Le Mans winner for the street with ...

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