WEC: Audi Unveils Redesigned R18; Set for Assault on World Endurance Championship & Le Mans

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INGOLSTADT, Germany – official press release — Audi photo — Audi has revealed the redesigned Audi R18 that will be used during the FIA World Endurance Championship and the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The Audi R18 has almost nothing in common anymore with its predecessor. It features a more radical aerodynamic concept, including a new safety cell; its hybrid drive …

WEC: Tequila Patrón ESM Partners With OAK Racing for 2016 World Endurance Championship

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RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. – official team release — ESM photo — Tequila Patrón ESM sets its plan in motion for the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship season by launching an operational and technical partnership with OAK Racing. Already committed to compete in its second full season of the WEC, Tequila Patrón ESM will move its European headquarters to France and …

SPORTS CARS: Fogarty And Hansson Join ESM/Tequila Patrón Lineup For 2015

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RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. – official team release – ESM photo — The Tequila Patrón ESM team has completed its driver lineup for the 2015 sports car racing season. Scott Sharp, Ed Brown, Ryan Dalziel and Johannes van Overbeek return as full-season co-drivers of the two Tequila Patrón-sponsored Honda Performance Development ARX-04b coupes. They will be joined by Jon Fogarty and …

WEC: Millennium Racing Withdraws From Silverstone Opener

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April 17, 2014 — story courtesy of DailySportsCar.com — photo via racer.com — SILVERSTONE, United Kingdom — Millennium Racing has been forced to withdraw its P2 entry from this weekend’s Silverstone World Endurance Championship event this weekend, following a delay in funding from parent company OMD. “At the end of 2013 OMD made the commitment to several strategic investments, including the long-term Millennium …