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Lotus Motorsport Legacy Continues – LMP2 announced

Clark, Senna, Andretti, Moss, Mansell, Hill, Fittipaldi, F1, IndyCar, Le Mans. Lotus and motorsport go together like fish and chips and jelly and ice-cream.[...]

Level Racing fights back in 24 Hours of Spa!

“In spite of everything my team and I enjoyed a brilliant weekend”, these were Olivier Muytjens’ last word as he walked away from his pit box. [...]

Spa-Francorchamps Gallery online!

Of course Planetlemans did not return from Spa-Francorchamps with just race coverage in text…but also in pictures taken by Brecht Decancq! Find our pictures of the Total 24 Hours of Spa as well as the FIA GT1 World Championship rounds at the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps circuit in our gallery now!

Chris Buncombe: Radical weeks ahead!

After a few relatively quiet months for Chris Buncombe the Briton is getting a lot of action in August. Having completed some tests with the Nissan 370Z earlier this year at Zandvoort and some classic racing like at the Silverstone Classic Chris was back in action last weekend at Spa-Francorchamps with RJN Motorsport. But there is more…something Radical.[...]

Piccini out at Spa due to tyre explosion

A blown tyre, and a consequential crash, just when Andrea Piccini’s Audi R8 was catching up, after experiencing some technical issues at the start of the race, caused the car to have to retire from the Spa 24-hour race.[...]

ProSpeed experience difficult weekend on home ground

Last Wednesday ProSpeed Competition travelled on down with four cars to the centre of Spa for the traditional parade of the 24 Hours of Spa with great ambitions for this 63rd edition of the race, this year the sole event of the FIA GT2 European Cup, where the strongest GT2 teams battle it out. The team had a strong start during the qualifying sessions; however Lady Luck was not on hand for the four Porsche 911 of the Liège-based team in the race.[...]

Race ends early for PlayStation(R) Nissan at the Spa 24H

An unlucky, early mechanical failure put paid to the hopes of the PlayStation® Nissan team’s chances for a class win at the Spa 24 Hours. The Polyphony Digital- and PlayStation-backed Nissan 370Z GT4 car, run by RJN Motorsport, suffered a transmission failure just over an hour into the race.[...]

Team BMW Motorsport finishes 3rd and 4th at Spa 24 Hours

Team BMW Motorsport finished third and fourth at the 24-hour race at Spa-Francorchamps. Dirk Werner, Dirk Müller and Dirk Adorf completed 540 laps, covering a distance of almost 3,400 kilometres, before the number 79 BMW M3 GT2 with Werner at the wheel crossed the finish line in third place – first in the GTN class – on Sunday. The second car, number 78 driven by Jörg Müller, Uwe Alzen and Pedro Lamy, produced an impressive fight back, finishing fourth after several technical problems had hampered the team’s progress in the opening stage of the race.[...]

ALD lives top autosport weekend in Spa

ALD Automotive enjoyed a high quality motor sport weekend in Spa. Together with the three Belgian drivers it was a weekend with a few brilliant high points for ALD Automotive; however the hard reality of motor sport also reared its head during this race weekend.[...]

United Autosports Claim Magnificent Top-Three Finish On 24 Hour Race Début

United Autosports scored a stunning top-three GT3 rostrum finish on the American-owned team’s 24 Hour race début when Mark Blundell (GB), Zak Brown (US), Eddie Cheever (US) and Richard Dean (GB) steered their Audi R8 LMS home into third place in the annual and historic Spa 24 Hours this weekend (Jul 31-Aug 1).[...]

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