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  • It's all happening in sportscar racing...
  • New LMP2 for 2017 will also be the premier P (or DPi) class in IMSA - follow the announcements from the rule makers and the manufacturers
  • LMP3 is the new beginner's prototype class - see new cars and teams as they appear
  • Dramatic changes for GTE in WEC, IMSA and Le Mans - Ford first with the new-look cars who will challenge them?
  • We'll keep an eye on legacy classes DP and PC too (on the LMP2 page)
  • Just click the cars to visit the pages for each class - or follow the links on the headlines below
  • LM24 - WEC, LM24 & ELMS entry lists here (keep up with LM24 changes, withdrawals, promotions)
  • Headlines
  • Mariantic is launching a new site dedicated to the DPis here it is
  • All the stats from Silverstone GT-eins.at
  • Definitive DPi Atherton interview @ Racer.com
  • Kolles Audiesque new nose(e-racingmag.com)
  • Silverstone 4 hrs - spotter guide
  • DPi Q&A from IMSA - website
  • MSR testing HPD ARX-04b - video - P2
  • Silverstone 6 hrs entry list
  • 2018 LMP1regs - first look - Sportscar365.com
  • And Toyota
  • Porsche 919 2017 - No1
  • First shots of AUDI LMP1
    • 3 prototype LM24 withdrawals already - Entries
    • Take a look @ the Toyota GIF on the P1 Page
    • Silverstone 6 Hrs Entry List
    • Sebring Entry List
    • IMSA DPi "Construction Manual" due -P2
    • Latest LMP2 Technical Regs -P2
    • Starworks confirm Rilley- Multimatic P2 order -P2
    • Greaves looking at IMSA DPi -P2
    • Visit Florida weigh up P2 / DPi options with LM24 in mind -P2
    • IDEC to ELMS LMP2 - P2
    • Thiriet add Rebellion support -P2
    • WEC Prologue entry list
    • Manor to run 2 ORECA 05s in WEC - P2
    • Aston Martin GTE reveal GT
    • Manor Racing for WEC P2
    • Toyota 2016 livery reveal P1
    • LMP2 wins @ Daytona 24!
    • Courage to run BR01 in ELMS P2
    • Bentley set for IMSA DPi program P2
    • BMW M6 GTLM in detail - GT
    • Risi Ferrari ready to go - GT
    • Another race another livery for MSR - lots more - P2
    • Great Daytona video from LankyTurtle
    • Courage aiming for ELMS LMP2 - P2
    • Wishing a very happy & safe 2016 to every reader - from Marian & Trevor
    • Visit the new RadioLeMans.com website
    • Roar Before the 24 entry list download
    • Dragonspeed ORECA 05 livery P2
    • Chip Ganassi run mega lineup in last DP race @ Daytona 24 P2
    • Filling the time @ Xmas with DPi speculation - P2
    • Nissan withdraw LMP1 from 2016 WEC - P1
    • Just how many pretty LMP3s are we going to have next year? - P3
    • Looking at record grids in all series - see 2016 ELMS - P2 P3
    • HPD ARX-04b aerodynamics updated - P2
    • Jaguar confirm - so we're working on an FE page! - FE
    • Ginetta G57 Chevrolet to debut at Autosport Show 14 Jan -P3
      • not really P3 - but where else to put it?
    • Having a serious thoughts about covering Formula E
      • Audi, Renault, Peugeot/Citoen and now Jaguar...
    • Alfa Romeo considering IMSA DPi programme in 2017 -P2
      • joining Mazda, Cadillac, Bentley?...
    • Pics from Nissan NOLA test - P1
    • Audi testing @ Sebring - video P1
    • BMW too - GT
    • Nissan start LMP1 tests @ NOLA P1
    • Ford GT design & aerodynamics video - GT
    • Get your next year's diaries out...
    • Audi R18 analysis - P1
    • Audi unveils its 2016 LMP1 - P1
    • Mazda expect wins in 2016 with gasoline powered Lola - P2
    • Ligiers for Greaves & Lombard Racing - P2
    • At least 2 Rileys in ELMS nex year P3
    • Riley/Ave LMP3 first view P3
    • Exhaustive stats & detail from Bahrain @ GT-eins.de (not just pretty stats - much more)
    • Bahrain 6 Hrs finishing order in pictures - Dailysportscar.com
    • ESM to run Ligier @ Daytona & Sebring P2
    • Riley Multimatic LMP2 - first image P2
    • Bahrain Spotter Guide - click to download
    • Gold MSR Ligier for the Daytona test P2
    • Riley / Multimatic LMP2 on course for June 2016 debut P2
    • BMW M6 GTLM testing @ Sebring GT
    • Corvette testing @ Sebring Wednesday GT
    • Bahrain test entry/schedule P1 P2
    • Dragonspeed take delivery of ORECA 05 P2
    • Daytona test 17/18 Nov will have new GTLMs GT
      • Download full entry list here
    • IDEC Sport to run 2016 ELMS with LMP2 Ligier P2
    • KEO Racing plan Ligier P3 in ELMS P3
    • PR1 scrap plans to go P2 with HPD in 2016 P2
    • Michelin Challenge Design 2017 - details
    • Ferrari 488 GTE unveiled GT
    • Gibson LMP2 engine testing "latter part of 2016" P2
    • ACO's Beaumesnil on LMP1 power restrictions & more -P1
    • LMP1 chassis rules to change in 2017 P1
    • Ginetta G57 with 580bhp Chevrolet LS3 power for prototype series worldwide
    • What does it mean for LMP3? P3
    • Alpine to do AsLMS and WEC in 2017 P2
    • No Porsche in GTE-Pro for 2016 WEC GT
    • NISSAN LMP1 Le Mans video P1
    • 2016 rumour roundup @ Racer.com
    • Kolles order 2 new chassis P1
    • Greaves and Strakka LMP1 programmes will not proceed P1
    • Detailed Shanghai stats & info - GT-eins.de
    • AIM Judd power for LMP1 privateers - P1
    • Shanghai finishing order in pictures - Dailysportscar.com
    • Shanghai Spotter Guide - click to download
    • Get your orders in for Shanghai 6hr from Strakka!
    • InMotion Garage 56 - aiming for 2018 P1
    • IMSA GT preview - GT
    • BMW Le Mans entry rumours gather strength P1
    • 2016 spec Corvette GTE testing GT
    • IMSA 2016 Prototype possibilities P2
    • BR Engineering expand to WEC & AsLMS - P2
    • Garage 56 Morgan P2
    • Shanghai WEC entry list - click to download
    • Estoril ELMS finishing order in pictures - P2 P3 GT
    • Greaves to WEC in 2016 with ORECA 05 P2
    • Speed Factory switch from Ginetta to Ligier P3
    • G-Private Adess launch at Circuit Mallorca P3
    • Fuji "Pretty Stats" available - GT-eins.de
    • BMW "not ruling out" IMSA P2 entry P2
    • IMSA detail LMPC changes - to run through to end 2017 P2
    • Honda plan 2016 IMSA return - P2
    • Glickenhaus plan for LMP1 in 2017 - P1
    • Mazda to convert to gasoline power (at last) - P2
    • Ganassi Ford GT testing @ Daytona - GT
    • Oliver Panis heads up new LMP2 Team for 2016 - P2
    • NISSAN GT-R LM testing pics - P1
    • Dome is 5th (and final) LMP3 manufacturer P3
    • Pretty stats from CoTA WEC - P1 P2
    • Bentley & Cadillac to go head to head in DPi? P2 P3
    • AAI Adess liveries
    • IMSA will term 2017 P2s Daytona Protoype international - (DPi) - Marshall Pruett
    • Sunoco liveried Porsche RS Spyder for Rennsport - P2
    • IMSA to run Daytona tests - before the "Roar Before" - Dailysportcar.com
    • NISSAN testing shows progress - and staff changes - P1
    • Riley / Ave LMP3 to run in October P3
    • Two more Ligier LMP3s - P3
    • Dallara built Renault RS01 to Gulf 12 Hrs - GT
    • More Ligier LMP3 deliveries - P3
    • IMSA Prototype Challenge class could be revised in 2016 - P2
    • Ford GT programme for 2016 - P2
    • More on Ladoux test - GT
    • COTA WEC finishing order in pictures - Dailysportscar.com
    • 2016 WEC schedule P1 P2 GT
    • AsLMS Fuji entry list P2 P3
    • Cadillac in prototype return? - P2
    • PR1 considering IMSA P2 in 2016 - P2
    • Graff Racing get their Ligier P3
    • More on Starworks P2 plans P2
    • Final P3 manufacturer three - P3
    • First Adess LMP3 delivery - P3
    • Mazda back to 2 diesel cars at CoTA - P2
    • Hyundai join the gamer render club - P1
    • So do Bugatti - GT
    • BMW M6 not quite GTLM - yet - GT
    • Gibson will develop and manufacture a new 4.2 Litre V8 engine P2
    • Gibson selected as LMP2 engine supplier P2
    • CoTA 6hrs SpotterGuide
    • Baleares Automotive Equipe orders Ligier - P3
    • Aston Martin GTE emerges - GT
    • First Ligier JS P3s delivered - P3
    • ACO/FIA Ladoux tests under way - GT
    • CoTA IMSA entrants - P2
    • LMP3 update - P3
    • Nurburgring "pretty stats" -P1 P2 P3
    • New P2 orders - P2
    • LMP2 engine announcement news P2
    • CoTA 6hrs entry list P1 P2
    • BR to Daytona & WEC in 2016? P2
    • "Old school" LMP2s dominate Ricard 4hrs - P2
    • Alpine P1 effort could be with Onroak P1
    • MSR JW tribute livery - P2
    • JOTA to WEC with ORECA 05 - P2
    • ELMS Ricard entry (no Ibanez?) P2 P3
    • P2 engine supplier announcement soon P2
    • First test for United Autosports Ginetta P3
    • All-new Ligier P2 for 2017 P2 P1
    • Audi 2016 plans P1
    • 2016 GT plans summary GT
    • Porsche plans for 2016 - GT
    • Alpine look @ options -P1 P2 GT
    • Ferrari GTE pics at last GT
    • All change for 2016 P1 Toyota - P1
    • Porsche in WEC LMP1 to 2018 - P1
    • ESM plan WEC return - P2
    • Ford GT deliveries start - GT
    • Audi throwback special - P1
    • Morand Morgan in dispute at WEC round - P2
    • Posche 919 high downforce aero emerges - P1
    • Ricard 4Hrs ELMS Round Entry List P2 P3
    • Nurburgring 6Hrs WEC round - SpotterGuide P1 P2
    • Race Performance update P2
    • Adess LMP3s in bulid P3
    • United Autosports Ginetta nears testing - P3
    • DC Racing for AsLMS LMP3 P3
    • Strakka Gibson livery P2
    • More on LMP2 manufacturer selection P2
    • 15 Ginetta LMP3 orders - P3
    • First US Ginetta LMP3 P3
    • Homologation lineup pics - waiting for Ford... GT
    • Adess LMP3 for Team All-Sports P3
    • Riley LMP3 close to test P3
    • Acura NSX still live GT project - GT
    • Ferrari 488 GTLM testing GT
    • Honda plan ARX-04b testing P2
    • Adess LMP3 first pic P3
    • NISSAN out of WEC for now P1
    • Cadillac for IMSA P2? P2
    • New Porsche GT testing GT
    • AAI Adess preview P3
    • Risi waiting for Ferrari F488 GT
    • Ford GT testing - pics GT
    • New livery for MSR - surely not! P2
    • BMW M6 GTLM "underway"GT
    • New observations on GTR LM programme P1
    • VisitFlorida.com P2 plans close to decision P2
    • More pics of Mazda LM55 P2
    • Morand - Rebellion link up? P2
    • Ford GT testing vidoe GT
    • Even closer ups of GTR LM P1
    • Ferrari F488 GTE testing next week GT
    • NISSAN GTR LM testing closeups & video P1
    • New proposals for IMSA PC replacement P2
    • WEC test day @ Nurburgring P1
    • Coyote generic DP pictures emerge P2
    • NISSAN GTR LM testing @ COTA P1
    • Racer.com IMSA prototype poll result P1
    • Dragonspedd to run ORECA 05 P2
    • RLR add Ligier LMP3 P3
    • ORECA 05 to USA in 2016 P2
    • Ligier LMP3 for UK team P3
    • Asian Le Mans Series entries mount up P2
    • LMP3 catch up P3
    • The "Crazy Pig" GT
    • Starworks' focus shifts to LMP2 P2 P3
    • Nissan LMP1 future under discussion P1
    • Duqueine could run 3 LMP3s P3
    • Nissan LMP1 update P1
    • More Adess LMP3 sold P3
    • Spirit of Daytona looking at P2 for 2016 P2
    • LMPC development possible for 2016 P2
    • Possible developments at BR Engineering P2
    • Gibson look to LMP2 powerlant bid & future LMP1 programmes P2 P1
    • Honda considering GTE/GTLM GT
    • Strakka to LMP1 in 2017 P1
    • LMP2 chassis constructors announced P2
    • Back to all-diesel for IMSA Mazdas? P2
    • Ligier LMP3 testing notes P3
    • 5 Ligiers in 2016 IMSA? P2
    • Graff LMP3 plans P3
    • Rahal could join with MSR in LMP2 P2
    • At least 3 OEMs in 2017 IMSA prototypes? P2
    • More races for LMP3 P3
    • LMP3 to be limited to 5 constructors P3
    • Riley / Ave to run Estoril ELMS - P3
    • Extra ORECA 05 for COTA P2
    • Thoughts on manufacturer styling in P2
    • Algarve Pro will do rest of ELMS P2
    • Dome LMP1 re-emerges P1
    • LMP2 timeline - P2
    • 2017 P2 regs new details - P2
    • Adess updates P1 & P3
    • Thoughts on P3 in IMSA as Ginetta demo - P3
    • Starworks to LMP3 - in ELMS P3
    • No DPs in 2017 IMSA P2
    • P2 future in IMSA @ Racer.com (3 parts...)
    • Ganassi could stay in DP P2
    • Ford GT testing plan GT
    • New livery for AX Racing @ Watkins Glen P2
    • More LMP2 teams for 2016 P2
    • Ex LMP2 teams heading for LMP1 P1
    • More new paint for Shank P2
    • Turbo petrol engines for Mazda P2
    • More Ligier LMP3s P3
    • Gibson will not make LMP2 chassis bid P2
    • Second Ligier LMP3 team announced P3
    • Hint of Porsche 960 for GTE? GT
    • Nice Le Mans Stats P1 P2 GTE
    • Porsche LMP1 development plans P1
    • Le Mans LMP1s up close P1
    • Toyota "we must win by all means" P1
    • Multimatic to run Ford's UK-based WEC operation GT
    • BR Engineering LMP2 chassis bid (+ P1 & P3...) P2
    • Ferrari’s new 488 GTE car testing GT
    • LMP2 regulations confirmed P2
    • Two new LMP3s P3
    • Ford GT Le Mans launch GT
    • ACO announce new GTE regs - "GT Premium" GT
    • SARD aiming for 2016 LMP1 programme P1
    • New GTE regulations free up aerodynamics GT
    • Recent stories transferred to this new site - others in archives
 
   

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