Sports Cars
May 9

What To Watch: Your Weekend TV Schedule

(Photo: Michael L. Levitt/LAT Photographic)

The Continental Tire Sports Car Series will be shown on FOX Sports 1 at 10 a.m. ET Sunday. (Photo: Michael L. Levitt/LAT Photographic)

Friday, May 9

12 p.m. ET – NASCAR Cup Practice | Kansas (FOX Sports 1) *LIVE
2:30 p.m. ET – NASCAR Cup Final Practice | Kansas (FOX Sports 1) *LIVE
3:30 p.m. ET – NASCAR LIVE | Kansas (FOX Sports 1) *LIVE
4:30 p.m. ET – NASCAR Truck Qualifying | Kansas (FOX Sports 1) *LIVE
6 p.m. ET – NASCAR LIVE | Kansas (FOX Sports 1) *LIVE
6:30 p.m ET – NASCAR Cup Qualifying | Kansas (FOX Sports 1) *LIVE
7:30 p.m. ET – NASCAR Truck | Kansas (FOX Setup 1) *LIVE

May 3

TUDOR: Van Overbeek takes pole for Laguna Seca doubleheader

(Photo: Scott R LePage/LAT Photographic)

Sunday’s doubleheader will start at 1 p.m. ET with the PC/GTD race and will be followed by the P/GTLM race at 5:30 p.m. ET. (Photo: Scott R LePage/LAT Photographic)

Johannes van Overbeek captured the overall and Prototype class pole for Sunday’s Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix in his No. 2 Extreme Speed Motorsports HPD ARX-03b, in a thrilling battle with Richard Westbrook for the top spot.

Meanwhile Antonio Garcia took Corvette Racing to its second straight TUDOR United SportsCar Championship pole – after co-driver Jan Magnussen did so in Long Beach – in GT Le Mans.

May 3

FIA WEC: Toyota wins Six Hours of Spa

(Photo courtesy Vincent Wouters)

(Anthony Davidson, Nicolas Lapierre and Sébastien Buemi pick off the second consecutive FIA WEC victory for Toyota at Spa. (Photo courtesy Vincent Wouters)

Toyota earned back-to-back FIA World Endurance Championship victories with a commanding win in Saturday’s Six Hours of Spa-Francorchamps.

Nicolas Lapierre took the No. 8 Toyota TS040 Hybrid to a 1 minute and 13-second victory over Loic Duval’s No. 1 Audi R18 e-tron quattro, in a race that saw an early challenge from Porsche until both of the 919 Hybrids ran into trouble.

May 1

FIA WEC: Rebellion R-One Breaks Cover, Set for Spa Debut

(Photo:In addition to the TUDOR event this weekend, the FIA World Endurance Championship is in Spa this weekend for the

The FIA World Endurance Championship is in Spa this weekend for the “dress rehearsal” for the 24 Hours of Le Mans. (Photo: John Dagys)

Rebellion Racing officially took the wraps off its new Rebellion R-One Thursday at Spa, ahead of the car’s debut in this weekend’s FIA WEC Six Hours of Spa.

The Anglo-Swiss squad arrived at the Belgian circuit with both of its new ORECA-built LMP1-L cars, only two weeks after the car turned its first laps at Paul Ricard.

Apr 30

SportsCars: Entry Shakeup For 24 Hours Of Le Mans

There’s been a significant shakeup in the entry list for this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans, with the withdrawal of five cars for the twice-around-the-clock French endurance classic. (Photo: ACO)

A significant shakeup in the entry list for the 24 Hours of Le Mans features the withdrawal of five cars. (Photo: ACO)

There’s been a significant shakeup in the entry list for this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans, with race organizers, the Automobile Club de l’Ouest confirming Monday the withdrawal of five cars for the twice-around-the-clock French endurance classic.