Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 16, 2015
The team was running as high as third place but suffered problems and eventually settled for a strong 5th position in the world's most famous endurance race. Karun Chandhok, who is supported by JK Tyre, AVT Premium, Sidvin and Tag Heuer, did not feel the team was fast enough for a podium finish.
Press Trust of India | Monday June 15, 2015
The team was running as high as third place but suffered problems and eventually settled for a strong 5th position in the world's most famous endurance race.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday June 15, 2015
Germany's Nico Hulkenberg came home in first place - alongside his two co-drivers Earl Bamber of New Zealand and Englishman Nick Tandy - after controlling the lead for the final few hours of the race in their Hybrid car, clocking up 395 laps.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 2, 2015
The morning runs started dry and all three Murphy Prototypes drivers: Chandhok, Mark Patterson and Nathanael Berthon, each took turns at the wheel of the team's Nissan-powered Oreca 03R before the rain came.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday April 8, 2015
Karun Chandhok became the first Indian to take part in the historic Le Mans 24 hours' race in 2012.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday January 8, 2015
Mosques in two French towns were fired upon overnight, leaving no casualties, prosecutors said on Thursday.
World News | Agencies | Thursday January 8, 2015
A day after deadly attack at a French satirical magazine in Paris, a mosque was attacked in Le Mans, west of the French capital.
AssociatedPress | Tuesday October 7, 2014
Jules Binachi's uncle - Lucien Bianchi - had died in an accident on the Le Mans race track.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday August 21, 2014
Andre Lotterer, who is a three-time Le Mans winner, has replaced Japan's Kamui Kobayashi for this weekend's Belgian Grand Prix. Kobayashi will still remain part of the team.
Tuesday July 22, 2014
Automobile Club de l'Ouest (ACO) has introduced a new category called LMP3 (Le Mans prototype 3), which will run starting 2015. Launched simultaneously in Austria at the Red Bull Ring and in South Korea at Inje Autopia, the LMP3 will take part in next year's European and Asian Le Mans Series that include LMP2 cars.
Monday June 23, 2014
It had been a much anticipated return to the Le Mans Endurance Race circuit for Porsche and though they failed to put a great performance their first time around after a 16 year absence.
Tuesday June 17, 2014
The 24 hours of Le Mans is one of the greatest races in the world. With 56 cars competing in the event, the finishers will complete a distance equal to 16 Formula 1 races over the 24 hours.
Friday June 13, 2014
German racing team Kodewa, was to enter the 2014 World Endurance Championship under the Lotus banner, competing in the LMP1-L category for private teams. It was to make its debut in the third round of the championship at this weekend's 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Tuesday June 10, 2014
Porsche has introduced a 911 S Martini Racing Edition to celebrate its Le Mans return. Porsche returns to the Le Mans scene a 16-year hiatus and what better way to celebrate this monumental achievement than coming out with a special Martini Racing Edition of the 911 S.
Saturday June 7, 2014
Audi released a video which welcomes Porsche to the Le Mans scene. Porsche will return to the gruelling and famed sport after a 16-year absence and Audi clearly has extended a hand of sportsmanship.
Wednesday June 4, 2014
There are usually two kinds of people in the world: those who spend their lives pursuing greater heights in their profession, and those who pursue their passion instead.
Monday May 26, 2014
Nissan has confirmed their plans to compete with Audi, Porsche and Toyota at Le Mans in 2015. Nissan calls it the GT-R LM Nismo and the company will field two race cars that will bear some resemblance to the road-going model.
Sunday April 20, 2014
We told you about Karun Chandhok setting foot, yet again, in the world of endurance racing and now comes news of his having qualified at an impressive third place on the grid for Murphy Prototypes in his first ever European Le Mans (ELMS) race at Silverstone.
Press Trust of India | Saturday April 19, 2014
Karun Chandhok helped Murphy Prototypes get their 2014 European Le Mans Series season off to a solid start along with their other drivers Rodolfo Gonzalez and Alex Kapadia.
Sunday April 13, 2014
Karun Chandhok confirmed that he will return for the historic Le Mans 24 hours race for the third time. He first took part at Le Mans in 2012 and the Indian driver is returning to the La Sarthe circuit on June 14-15 with the same Murphy Prototypes that he raced with last season.
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday April 12, 2014
India's only driver to compete at the iconic endurance race, Karun Chandhok first took part at Le Mans in 2012. The race is widely regarded as part of the Triple Crown of motorsport along with the Formula 1 Monaco Grand Prix and the Indianapolis 500.
Friday March 28, 2014
Toyota unveiled its new TS040 Hybrid sports car which will participate in the 2014 FIA World Endurance Championship. The car was revealed at the Paul Ricard Circuit in France.
Wednesday March 5, 2014
Porsche used the Geneva Motorshow to show the world its new hybrid Le Mans prototype that will participate in the 2014 World Endurance Championship, which includes the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday August 8, 2013
He started his professional career with Belgian outfit Beveren and then had stints with French teams Le Mans and Lille, where he won the Ligue 1 title in his second season with the club before joining Arsenal in 2011.