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    Porsche 911 GT3R Hybrid to run at Petit Le Mans
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    Porsche911 GT3R hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery
    As expected, Porsche announced today in New York that the 911 GT3R hybrid will be coming to North America later this year to race in the Petit Le Mans (PLM). When the new flywheel hybrid race car was first announced this past ...

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    Comparing the American Le Mans Series to NASCAR, IndyCar for relevance
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    Peugeot 908-HY hybrid prototype – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Since early 2008, ALMS has been touting itself as the "Leader in green racing." We decided to take a look at the biggest series in North America and compare the efforts of each when it comes to alternative fuels and ...

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    Video: Corvette and the Green X Challenge, making the C6.R faster and greener
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    Click above to view the video after the jump
    Episode four of the Corvette Racing video series is out, with a focus on the Michelin Green X Challenge and how it's helping to make the C6.R both faster and more efficient. We already knew that the Corvette C6.R has been running on cellulosic E85 for ...

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    Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid finishes sixth in first outing, may come to U.S.
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    Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Porsche's new 911 GT3 R Hybrid completed its competition debut this weekend with a sixth-place finish. The new hybrid racer was fielded by the Manthey Racing team with factory support from Porsche. Defending American Le Mans ...

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    2010 12 Hours of Sebring goes into the books [SPOILER ALERT]
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    2010 12 Hours of Sebring – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The first of nine races that comprise the 2010 American Le Mans Series is now in the history books, as the 12 Hours of Sebring came to a conclusion under the cover of darkness Saturday night. For those of you who still have ...

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    American Le Mans Series approves butanol, Dyson-Mazda to go first
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    Dyson Racing B09/96 running at Mid-Ohio – click above for high-res image gallery
    The American Le Mans Series (ALMS) and its technical operations affiliate, International Motorsports Association (IMSA), has formally approved a butanol blend as the fifth energy source for race cars in the ...

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    American Le Mans Series 2010 season preview
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    2009 ALMS Monterey Sports Car Championships - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    Spring is nearly upon us, and that means it's time for the races. Here in North America, the top rung of the sports car ladder is the American Le Mans Series (ALMS), which, as always, kicks off its season with ...

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    Audi and Porsche win Michelin GreenX Challenge at Petit Le Mans
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    Audi R15 TDI leading Petit Le Mans - click above for high-res gallery
    The American Le Mans Series ran half of its annual flagship race this past weekend at a rain-saturated Road Atlanta track in Georgia. The race marked the first anniversary of the inauguration of the ALMS Green Challenge, and in ...

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    ALMS announces 2010 schedule; Laguna Seca moves to May, becomes 6-hour enduro
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    2008 ALMS at Laguna Seca - click above for a high res image gallery
    On Friday, prior to this weekend's Petit Le Mans, the American Le Mans Series announced its planned 2010 schedule. Tentatively, nine of this year's 10 venues are carried over, with only the St. Petersburg, FL street race going ...

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    Dyson Racing debuts ethanol-biobutanol blend at Petit Le Mans
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    Dyson Racing B09/96 running at Mid-Ohio - click above for high-res image gallery
    When we spoke with American Le Mans Series CEO Scott Atherton at the Detroit Auto Show last January, he revealed that discussions were being held between the series and parties interested in racing with a new fuel. ...

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    Game On! Audi headed to Petit Le Mans to challenge Peugeot
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    Audi R15 TDI - Click above for high-res image gallery
    The Audi vs. Peugeot endurance racing battle will continue next month at Road Atlanta as the German team finally confirmed it will bring the R15 TDI back to America. Peugeot announced several weeks ago that it would run its Le Mans-winning 908 ...

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    Mid-Ohio 2009 ALMS: Corvette C6.R GT2 hits the track!
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    Corvette C6.R GT2 - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    The all-new Corvette C6.R GT2 is on track at Mid-Ohio this morning for the first official practice session ahead of tomorrow's American Le Mans Series Race. So far, the 'Vettes look good and sound great, although they aren't running at ...

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    Officially Official: GM reveals details on new Chevrolet Corvette C6.R GT2
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    Corvette C6.R GT2 - click above for high-res image gallery
    After a decade of competing with the GT1 big dogs in the American Le Mans Series and the 24 Hours of Le Mans, this weekend marks the start of a new era for Corvette Racing. The race at Mid-Ohio this Saturday (we'll be on hand live) will ...

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    The Peugeots are coming to Petit Le Mans! Now, about those Audis...
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    Peugeot has confirmed that for the second year running it will be sending its 908 HDi prototypes to Atlanta in September for the Petit Le Mans. Peugeot will be looking to follow up its victory at Le Mans last June with its first win at the ALMS flagship race. In France, Peugeot had a resounding ...

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    Corvette C6R GT2 cars officially entered for Mid-Ohio ALMS race
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    Corvette C6.R GT1 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Following the 2008 American Le Mans Series, Chevrolet announced that its Corvette Racing team would abandon the largely uncontested ranks of GT1 and take on the challenge of GT2. As General Motors careened toward bankruptcy court ...

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    BREAKING: First appearance of Acura LMP1 car at ALMS winter test
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    Acura's new ARX-02a race car made its first public appearance this morning at the American Le Mans series winter test at Sebring in Florida. Acura announced its move up to the LMP1 class in the American Le Mans Series at last year's Detroit Grand Prix, but hasn't yet provided any details on the ...

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    2009 ALMS season will see a new manufacturer join, new fuel maybe coming
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    Click above for a high-res gallery of the 2008 Detroit Sports Car Challenge
    American Le Mans Series CEO Scott Atherton visited the Detroit Auto Show last week and talked about the successes and challenges the series faces in 2009. Racing series' around the world are losing teams this year as a ...

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    Honda commits to remaining motorsport programs after F1 pull out
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    Click on the Highcroft Acura for a high res gallery from the Detroit Sports Car Challenge
    The current economic climate has only just started to wreak havoc in the motorsports world, with last week's announcements that Honda is pulling out of F1 and Audi is leaving the American LeMans Series. ...

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    BREAKING: Audi withdraws from 2009 American Le Mans Series
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    Click the R10 above for a high res gallery from the Detroit race
    The self proclaimed leader in "green racing", the American Le Mans Series, will be losing one of its premier teams for 2009. After winning nine consecutive LMP1 championships with the R8 and then the R10 TDI, Audi will no longer have ...

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    Corvette Racing just about ready to start building GT2 C6.R
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    click for a high-res gallery from the 2008 Detroit Sports Car Challenge2009 will be a transition year for the American Le Mans Series as the GT1 class all but disappears after the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The Corvette Racing team announced a few weeks ago that it will switch from GT1 to the GT2 class. ...

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