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United Autosport Ligier JS P217 Gibson #32 | Photo Jakob Ebrey General MotorSports 

ELMS: Great win of Filipe Albuquerque

By JoaoLamares Trans­la­tion Paula Lamares | Pho­to AdrenalMedia/​Jakob Ebrey Pho­to­graphy Filipe Albuquer­que (United Auto­sports Ligi­er JS P217 # 32) won the first race of the European Le Mans Series at Sil­ver­stone, on Sat­urday. When it came to the last stint, one hour from the end of the race, Albuquer­que was third and with a han­di­cap over 30s for the first. The Por­tuguese driver knew it would be dif­fi­cult, but bet­ter tire’s man­age­ment allowed him to step on the edge and got a vic­tory that he thought it was not pos­sible at the…

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Oreca 07 Gibson #39 LMP2, Graff | Photo ERDA/EricDamagnez2017 General MotorSports 

Testing Complete at Monza – Let Battle Commence at Silverstone

By Jeff Carter/​ELMS | Pho­tos ©ERDA/​Eric Dam­ag­nez 2017 With the two day Offi­cial Test at Monza com­plete the focus of the ELMS pad­dock will now be on the first race in Sil­ver­stone on Sat­urday 15 April. Under blue skies and bright sun­shine, the past two days have allowed all of the teams to gather some much needed data in per­fect weather con­di­tions. While the teams and drivers were all con­cen­trat­ing on their own pro­gram­me, inev­it­ably all eyes will be on who set the fast­est times dur­ing the five ses­sions. In LMP2

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Matt MacMurrry, Andrea Pissitola and Andrea Roda. Algarve Pro Line-up for ELMS General MotorSports 

ELMS: Algarve Pro announce European Le Mans Series LMP2 driver line-up.

Algarve Pro announce European Le Mans Series LMP2 driver line-up Ahead of the European Le Mans Series (ELMS) test later this month at Monza, Algarve Pro Racing today (16 March, 2017) announces that the Amer­ic­an Mat­thew McMurry and French­man Andrea Pizzit­ola will part­ner with Itali­an Andrea Roda in the team’s Ligi­er JS P217. The trio of drivers are famil­i­ar with each oth­er and the team, as they drove togeth­er dur­ing vari­ous parts of the Asi­an Le Mans Series, which Team Prin­cip­al Stew­art Cox thinks is an asset going into an…

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#25 Algarve Pro Racing, Ligier JSP2 Nissan: Stewart Cox, Teammanager 24H Le Mans European Le Mans Series General MotorSports 

Algarve Pro Racing Team Manager Stewart Cox: “It would be great to have a Portuguese driver in our Portuguese team…”

It would be great to have a Por­tuguese driver in our Por­tuguese team…” Stew­art Cox was the Jord­an GP’s No 1 mech­an­ic­al 10 year. Then, when, in Por­tugal, every­one thought about the crisis, he saw an oppor­tun­ity: Our Sun, the way we wel­come people, the two per­man­ent race tracks not far from each oth­er and our prox­im­ity to Spain (and its per­man­ent struc­tures ded­ic­ated to motor­s­port), were reas­ons that jus­ti­fied to make a team based in Por­tugal (Albu­feira) – the Algarve Pro Racing team. With about 6 years, the Algarve Pro Racing is best…

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Algarve Pro Ligier JS P2 #25 European Le Mans Series MotorSports 

Well done Algarve Pro!

2016 European Le Mans Series – Round 3⁄6 4 Hours of Red Bull Ring – Race Report Resum­ing the 2016 European Le Mans Series (ELMS) sea­son after the team’s suc­cess­ful debut in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Algarve Pro scored its best ELMS res­ult to date at the 4 Hours of the Red Bull Ring (Aus­tria), fin­ish­ing 5th over­all with a new driv­ing line-up. After the 6-time Olympic Gold Medal­list Sir Chris Hoy ful­filled his dream of racing – and actu­ally fin­ish­ing – the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Algarve Pro…

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