Sports Cars
Jun 20

VIDEO: Rally Driver Survives Vicious Crash Over 360-Foot Jump

On-board footage of Guerlain Chicherit's crash. (Photo: GoPro)

On-board photo of ’s crash that occurred on March 18, 2014. (Photo: )

GoPro has released footage of Guerlain Chicherit’s massive crash that took place back in March when the French rally car driver was attempting a record-setting jump in Tignes, France.

Chicherit was aiming to break Tanner Foust’s record for the longest four-wheeled automobile ramp jump of 332 feet, set in 2011 at the Indianapolis 500. Chicherit was aiming to crush that record by an additional 28 feet in a modified MINI.

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Jun 15

Audi Wins 13th Title At 24 Hours Of Le Mans

(From L) Drivers of the Audi R18 E-Tron Quattro Hybrid N°2 French Benoit Treluyer, German Andre Lotterer and Swiss Marcel Fassler celebrate on their car after winning the 24 Hours of Le Mans endurance race on June 15, 2014. (Photo: Getty Images)

(From L) Drivers of the R18 E-Tron Quattro Hybrid N°2 Benoit Treluyer, Andre Lotterer and Marcel Fassler celebrate on their car after winning the 24 Hours of . (Photo: Getty Images)

Marcel Fassler, Andre Lotterer and Benoit Treluyer overcame turbocharger problems to drive Audi to its 13th title at the on Sunday.

It was the trio’s third victory in the world’s most famous endurance race. Their Audi No. 2 finished three laps ahead of Audi No. 1 driven by Lucas di Grassi, Marc Gene and defending champion Tom Kristensen.

Audi has now won 10 of the last 11 races at Le Mans, including the last five.

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Jun 15

Live Blog: 82nd Running Of The 24 Hours Of Le Mans

Audi finishes 1-2 in the 82nd running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans. (Photo: Getty Images)

finishes 1-2 in the 82nd running of the . (Photo: Getty Images)

UPDATE — AUDI EARNS 13TH TITLE AT LE MANS

Stay tuned to the 24 Hours of live blog for up-to-date news and notes from the great endurance classic at the Circuit de la Sarthe.

Porsche Moves Into Lead As Audi Hits More Drama At Hour 21

The No. 20 Porsche has struggled with speed but has remained consistent and now leads. (Photo: John Dagys)

The No. 20 Porsche has struggled with speed but has remained consistent and now leads. (Photo: John Dagys)

Porsche has taken over the lead of the 24 Hours of Le Mans following drama for the No. 1 Audi R18 e-tron quattro in the 21st hour.

Race leader Tom Kristensen, seeking a record 10th overall win, ground to a halt on track with less than four hours to go. The Dane continued, made a scheduled fuel-only stop before pitting just a few laps later for a turbo change.

The stop, which cost the No. 1 Audi more than 17 minutes, handed the lead back to the No. 20 Porsche 919 Hybrid of Timo Bernhard, who now holds a 1:30 lead over the No. 2 Audi of Andre Lotterer.

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Jun 14

Webber returns to Le Mans, targets strong finish with Porsche 919 Hybrid

Mark Webber has attempted the 24 Hours ofLe Mans twice before but has never made it to the finish. (Photo courtesy Porsche)

Mark Webber has attempted the 24 Hours of twice before, but has never made it to the finish. (Photo courtesy Porsche)

Just three races into his FIA World Endurance Championship switch from Formula One, Mark Webber is high on life and revitalized with his fresh opportunity to race with Porsche’s new LMP1 program.

The Australian, now 38, had spent the last 12 seasons in F1, and the last seven with Red Bull Racing. Winning still occurred, but politics often dictated the direction more than outright performance.

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