Well, as I write this, I'm about 2 hours away from leaving to get
the ferry. For those travelling to the World's Greatest Motor
Race, have a good journey, stay safe in France and have a wonderful
Test Day times.
Entry list update for Test Day.
On checking through some of my old Le Mans memorabilia, I discovered
that I have mislaid some of my old enceintes generals (entry
tickets). I am missing 1986,
1989, 1990 and 1992.
If anyone has any of these tickets and would be prepared to part
with them, perhaps they could let me know? PS. I'm delighted
to say that I've now acquired 1987, 1989 and 1992 tickets. Can
anyone help with the other 3 years? I'm prepared to pay a
The timetable for race week (and test day) is now available.
I've adjusted the downloadable version of the Scrutineering Schedule
so that it is now in portrait format and will fit on two sides of a
sheet of A4. I print it on glossy photo paper to go in my
camera rucksack. (I've also amended the error for car #6 -
Pits Allocations and Scrutineering Schedule now available.
OK. It's finally done. My 'story' of the 2017 Le Mans
trip can be revealed at last. Click on the gif below to go to
page 1. Although much of the photography is as suspect as
usual, there's also quite a lot of video snippets this year.
Remember to view them in HD. I hope you enjoy it as much as I
did creating it.
Felipe Nasr replaces Belicchi at Cetilar Villorba Corse and (as
everyone knows by now) - Jenson Button is going to Le Mans for SMP!
Rees out at Larbre.
For anyone who might still be waiting for it, the 2017 Story is
finally nearing completion. I'm just finishing off the last
few pages and adding (a lot of) video. Hopefully a couple more
weeks should see it done.
JMW and ByKolles driver updates.
Oliver Turvey confirmed at Manor CEFC TRSM and Rockenfeller and
Fässler also confirmed at Corvette (although I thought we knew this
14.04.18 - A
few detailed changes in LMP2.
Manor line-up nears completion with the addition of Stoneman and
More drivers announced. Jackie Chan DC Racing, Manor CEFC TRSM,
Proton and AF Corse confirmation.
Various updates to drivers including Juan Pablo Montoya and Paul di
Resta for United Autosports in LMP2!
Maldonado for Dragonspeed!
Will Stevens and Julien Canal for Panis Barthez. Eurasia less
than delighted about Krohn revelations it would seem!
Various updates - Idec Sport, Eurasia (Krohn) and Gulf Racing.
Christina Nielsen joins Ebimotors Porsche GTE-Am team.
Stéphane Sarrazin signs to drive one of the SMP Racing BR1 LMP1s.
Ford GT driver line-ups confirmed.
IDEC Sport withdraw reserve entry.
Luca Stolz completes Keating Motorsports line-up.
ARC Bratislava withdraw from reserve list.
The entry list for this year's race has been announced by the ACO.
The list can be found using the link below. Driver updates
etc. will be added as and when known.
If you've appreciated
anything here, why not let me know by adding an entry in my