Me and My Motor: actor Patrick Dempsey on starring in Le Mans, for real

Me and My Motor: Patrick Dempsey


Like Steve McQueen and Paul Newman before him, Patrick Dempsey has combined a successful Hollywood career with a decent turn as a racing driver...
Me and My Motor: Le Mans winner Allan McNish on motoring loves. . . and losses

Me and My Motor: Le Mans winner Allan McNish


Allan McNish, three-time winner of the Le Mans 24 Hours race, hails from an unlikely motoring mecca. His birth town of Dumfries and nearby Kirkcudbright...
Me and My Motor: Sir Chris Hoy on racing at Le Mans and his life in cars

Me and My Motor: Sir Chris Hoy


Sir Chris Hoy is making a comeback on the racetrack this summer — but not on two wheels. Instead, he will press the pedal to the metal in a 200mph...
Ford GT at the 6 hours of Silverstone, April 2016

Both Ford GT cars complete Silverstone 6hrs as Le Mans...


Ford described a largely trouble-free six hour race at Silverstone as a "positive start to the FIA World Endurance Championship" (WEC), as both GTE...
Cycling legend Sir Chris Hoy to race at Le Mans 25 Hours with Nissan

Cycling legend Sir Chris Hoy to race at Le Mans 24...


For proof that professional athletes can’t retire to indulge in a spot of gardening or golf, look no further than Sir Chris Hoy....
Products: A Sicilian Dream - the story of the Targa Florio book review

Products: A Sicilian Dream - the story of the Targa...


A Sicilian Dream is a tribute to the Targa Florio, the world’s oldest sports car race held on the mountain roads of Sicily...
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Behind the scenes of Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans


The year was 1970. Steve McQueen was the king of cool, the biggest film star in the world
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Interview: Chris Hoy on why he has swapped cycling...


What does Britain's most successful Olympian do when he retires from professional cycling? Far from resting on his many laurels ...
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Test your knowledge: How many times has Porsche won...


Porsche took a scintillating victory at this year's Le Mans 24 Hours but do you know how many times the car maker has won the race?
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Inside Nissan's 2015 Le Mans challenge: why coming...


No one ever said it would be easy. Last weekend Nissan returned to the Le Mans 24 Hours race with a three-pronged assault for outright victory...
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Car of the week: Ford GT LM GTE Pro racing car


It's a rivalry that has gone down in history: Ford against Ferrari at Le Mans. The competition between the two marques stemmed from a grudge between...
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Hitting the gym with Mark Webber before the 2015 Le...


Mark Webber has the hollowed cheekbones of the professionally fit. He looks more like an athlete than any other racing driver I’ve met, including...