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Flat Spot On: Frontier Justice On The Last Lap?
Sunday, 18 Mar, 2012 – 8:18 | 2 Comments
Flat Spot On: Frontier Justice On The Last Lap?

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
SEBRING, Fla. – So what really happened over there at Turn 3 in the shards of light glaring in the dust on the last lap of the GT contest in the Sebring 12-hour?
Check the replay if you like, now available at ESPN3.com, but it won’t solve this one. It may be [...]

Audi Back On Top At 60th Running of Sebring
Sunday, 18 Mar, 2012 – 6:44 | Comments Off
Audi Back On Top At 60th Running of Sebring

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An Audi R18, driven by Dindo Capello, Tom Kristensen and Allan McNish, captured the victory in the 60th Anniversary Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh from Florida on Saturday night.
The three drivers completed 301 laps to win by four laps in the opening round of the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila [...]

Flat Spot On: Sebring 12-Hour Race Turns 60
Saturday, 17 Mar, 2012 – 16:13 | Comments Off
Flat Spot On: Sebring 12-Hour Race Turns 60

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
SEBRING, Fla. – Top Ten Tweets from Sebring’s 60th anniversary 12-Hour (compiled, extended, unabridged, annotated, not previously published version):
1. The race day crowd at the Sebring International Raceway was judged to be up this year – making it the biggest ever 12-hour throng after a decade of growth under the aegis [...]

Audi Dominates Sebring Qualifying
Friday, 16 Mar, 2012 – 19:17 | Comments Off
Audi Dominates Sebring Qualifying

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To the surprise of virtually nobody, Audi Sport Team Joest’s LMP1 cars went 1-2-3 in qualifying for the 60th Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring on Friday.
The factory R18 TDIs have dominated practice at the historic 3.7-mile circuit.
On Friday, the R18 of Andre Lotterer won the pole with a lap of 1:45.820. That was nearly [...]

Jim Pedley: Corvette And Sebring Joined At The Fenders
Friday, 16 Mar, 2012 – 10:42 | Comments Off
Jim Pedley: Corvette And Sebring Joined At The Fenders

Doug Fehan took several seconds and one step backward on Thursday as he attempted to answer a question about two of his favorite subjects; the Sebring 12-hour race and Corvettes.
Finally, Fehan, General Motors’ program manager for Corvette Racing, hit on an answer which seemed to satisfy him after he was awkwardly asked: Um, er, duh, [...]

Dyson’s ALMS Champion To Return
Thursday, 15 Mar, 2012 – 7:48 | Comments Off
Dyson’s ALMS Champion To Return

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The defending American Le Mans Series championship-winning car of Dyson Racing will return to action for six races of the 2012 ALMS season. Michael Marsal and Eric Lux will be driving the No. 20 Lola B09/86-Mazda starting on the streets of Long Beach on April 14th and in the season’s remaining sprint races.
“We welcome Michael [...]

Audi Again Strong At Sebring Practice
Wednesday, 14 Mar, 2012 – 7:02 | Comments Off
Audi Again Strong At Sebring Practice

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Audi Sport Team Joest ended Tuesday at Sebring International Raceway the same way it closed Monday – with the top three times in testing for America’s greatest sports car race. The Audi R18 of Dindo Capello, Tom Kristensen and Allan McNish set the best time of the day at 1:48.138 (124.508 mph) as all of [...]

Sebring Notes: Delta Wing Car To Use Nissan Engines
Tuesday, 13 Mar, 2012 – 7:17 | Comments Off
Sebring Notes: Delta Wing Car To Use Nissan Engines

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The DeltaWing racing car that will debut at this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans will be powered by Nissan it was announced Tuesday in London.
A race-prepared 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine, featuring direct petrol injection and a turbocharger, will power the Nissan DeltaWing, which is half the weight and has half the aerodynamic drag of a [...]

Waltrip Takes First Laps At Sebring
Thursday, 9 Feb, 2012 – 19:41 | Comments Off
Waltrip Takes First Laps At Sebring

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NASCAR driver Michael Waltrip’s foray into sports car racing continues this week when he tested at Sebring for next month’s annual 12-hour race.
Waltrip, who drove his first laps at Sebring on Thursday morning. The two-time Daytona 500 winner is eyeing his first start at the track following the second day of the annual Sebring Winter [...]

Dyson Accepts Invite To Race At Le Mans
Tuesday, 7 Feb, 2012 – 8:22 | Comments Off
Dyson Accepts Invite To Race At Le Mans

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Dyson Racing has accepted two automatic entry invitations for this year’s 80th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans on June 16th and 17th.
The team will enter two new Lola B12/60 coupes in the race, powered by upgraded versions of the same AER-built Mazda engines that took the team to the American Le Mans [...]