Racing paintjob was in 1968, when Martini ran an endurance racing team of two Porsche 917s.
NINE-TIME World Champion Valentino Rossi placed an impressive third in class at the weekend's 6-Hour Vallelunga endurance car race, when the Italian swapped his Yamaha M1 MotoGP bike for a Ferrari 430GT. Mechanical issues dropped the charismatic
FRENCHMAN David Casteu has won the opening stage of this year's Dakar Rally.Casteu, riding a Sherco, beat fellow countryman and KTM rider Cyril Despres in the first stage of the 2009 endurance event. Race favourite Marc Coma, also riding for KTM
-Power International Championship is confirmed to run as a prologue race at the following events:16-17.04: 24 Hours, Le Mans (FRA) - FIM World Championship Endurance22.05: 8 Hours, Albacete (ESP) - FIM World Championship Endurance12-13.09: Bol d’Or, Magny Cours (FRA
-backed Ford Focus.Last weekend the 2009 MotoGP champ drove a Ferrari GT racer, sealing an impressive third in class at the 6-Hour Vallelunga endurance car race.
circuit at Le Mans. The race will be run ahead of this weekend's Le Mans 24 hours - the first round of the Qtel FIM Endurance World Championship.
of the night-time sessions after one of the pit crew sploshed fuel all over the endurance racer's hot engine.It's believed all involved escaped with minor burns.
THIS IS a BMW S1000RR special from German tuning house Wunderlich.Decked out in a Gulf endurance racing-style paint job, the Wunderlich bike features the usual batch of hi-end extras, including MotoGP-style titanium exhaust, painted rims, crash
finished 25th.Then in Germany, an 1125R, entered by a German Buell dealer, Team Buell Hannover, finished an impressive 2nd in a 1000km endurance race at the Hockenheim circuit. They were beaten only by the factory BMW team. What makes this 2nd place even
from World Champions Vincent Philippe, Matthieu Lagrive and Julien Da Costa when the number one machine crashed during the night session of the 24-hour race, to win by 11 lapsSERT 2 led for the first hour from Yamaha GMT94 and SERT 1. Yamaha took
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