Tag Archive: Sebring International Raceway

Jun 25

Cosmo returns to Whelen Motorsports

For Sahlen’s Six Hour at the Glen

Guy Cosmo Whelen Motorsports 48 Guy Cosmo will return to IMSA TUDOR United SportsCar Championship competition this weekend as he returns to race for Whelen Motorsports in the Sahlen’s Six Hours of the Glen. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 29

Exclusive Autosport signs Canadian karting standout Jeffrey Kingsley to F1600 Program

“It is a real pleasure to sign with Exclusive Autosport for the 2014 season!”

Exclusive Autosport logo Exclusive Autosport proudly announced today that they have signed 15 year old Canadian karting sensation Jeffrey Kingsley to their 2014 Formula 1600 program. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 23

Nielsen on fast track to success in First North American season

Pressure? No problem.

When Christina Nielsen walked into Sebring International Raceway in March for the first Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama race of the season, she was a stranger in a strange land in more ways than one. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 17

Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida: Nine prototypes shatter record for lead-lap finishers

Close competition in all four TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Classes

TUDOR United SportsCar Championship logo The first Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida for the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship and the Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup at Sebring International Raceway resulted in a record-breaking performance. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 15

Mobil 1 Twelve Hours Of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida: Ostella ends Sebring weekend early (+video)

Ostella was able to walk away from the incident in Turn 17 unharmed

DavidDavid Ostella took a wide turn that ended his run at the 62nd Annual Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida at Sebring International RacewayRead the rest of this entry »

Mar 15

IMSA Green Alternative Fuels Lauded by DOE, EPA

IMSA signed new agreements with the U.S. Department of Energy

IMSA Green Leaders from the United States Department of Energy (DOE) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) joined top executives from the automobile and fuel industries Saturday at Sebring International Raceway to praise the International Motor Sports Association’s (IMSA) alternative fuels program, a cornerstone component of its growing IMSA Green initiative. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 14

New Camaro Z/28.R gets first win as Liddell goes from Third to First on restart for Stevenson Motorsports

Wins Inaugural Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Race At Sebring

Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge logo Robin Liddell took the lead on a restart with 30 minutes remaining and went on to capture Friday’s inaugural Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race at Sebring International Raceway.

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Mar 14

Benitez completes Sebring sweep in clean, green tace

Benitez led every lap of the 45-minute race

Colin Thompson (left), Angel Benitez Jr. (center), Sloan Urry Angel Benitez Jr. completed his second consecutive event sweep in Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA competition at Sebring International Raceway with a dominant victory Friday, March 14. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 13

Benitez dominates again at Sebring for race one victory

Jesse Lazare 4th

2013-07-05_0067 Angel Benitez Jr. continued his mastery of Sebring International Raceway in the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama, winning the opening event of the 2014 season Thursday, March 13. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 21

Ford, BMW Pace Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Testing At Sebring

Ford Mustang Boss 302 Of Phoenix American Motorsports Fastest In Grand Sport Class
Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge logo The Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge concluded a successful two-day test Friday in preparation for its first race at Sebring International Raceway, with the Ford of Phoenix American Motorsports and the BMW of Murillo Racing/Mosing Motorcars recording the fastest speeds in their respective classes.

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Feb 20

Action Express Racing saves best for last on opening day of Sebring Testing

Bourdais Drives No. 5 Corvette DP To Top Of Charts In Final Minute
TUDOR United SportsCar Championship logo Sébastien Bourdais and Action Express Racing picked up right where they left off after winning the Rolex 24 At Daytona by setting the fastest lap Thursday on the opening day of TUDOR United SportsCar Championship testing at Sebring International Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 10

February dates set for IMSA Winter Test at Sebring International Raceway

Two days of IMSA-sanctioned testing have been scheduled

TUDOR United SportsCar Championship logoSebring International Raceway and International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) officials today confirmed dates for open testing for the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship and other IMSA-sanctioned series. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 17

Sebring International Raceway Test: Day 2 report

“The changes really change the feel of the car, but it doesn’t change its character” – Bourdais

TUDOR United SportsCar Championship logoThe No. 5 Action Express Corvette DP led its second consecutive day of TUDOR United SportsCar Championship testing Sunday at Sebring International Raceway courtesy of a best lap of 1:53.748 (118.367 mph) by Sebastien Bourdais. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 16

Sebring International Raceway Test: Day 1 report

Testing continues Sunday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

TUDOR United SportsCar Championship logoThe TUDOR United SportsCar Championship took to the track with its first open test on Saturday, with 19 teams taking to Sebring International Raceway for an all-day test session. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 03

Alliance Autosport picks up two wins and two podiums with Ryan Verra of Calgary

USF2000 Mazda Road to Indy

USF2000 Mazda Road to Indy - Sebring International RacewayAlliance Autosport started the USF2000 National Championship season off right with two wins and two podiums at Sebring International Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 17

Audi sweeps at Sebring with Hybrid Power

Corvette wins for first time in 12 Hours since 2009

12 Hours of Sebring logoAudi Sport extended its remarkable run at Sebring International Raceway on Saturday. Marcel Fassler, Benoit Treluyer and Oliver Jarvis won the 61st Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh from Florida in their No. 1 Audi R18 e-tron quattro – the first hybrid car to win at Sebring and in the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 17

Victory for Canadian David Ostella in Sebring 12 Hour Race

Young Canadian wins his first sports car endeavor

David and RenatoSebring BridgeBefore this year, driver David Ostella had never raced anything other than karts or formula cars. The Toronto-native graduated through the ranks of karting, Formula BMW, Star Mazda, and two years in Firestone Indy Lights. But just a few short months ago Ostella decided to try his hand at sports car racing and take on historic Sebring International Raceway for the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida in the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 16

Benitez claims 2nd victory in action-packed race 2 at Sebring

Twenty-one Platinum Cup 911’s finished on the lead lap with Benitez, despite the mayhem they endured.

Group ShotBBS Pole AwardThe IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama hit the pavement and concrete of Sebring International Raceway again today as part of the historic 61st Annual Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring. At an event where the Porsche marque leads all others in overall wins, it is only fitting that the GT3 Cup Challenge was here for its 14th race at the legendary 3.74-mile circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 15

Marcel Fassler leads Audi 1-2 in qualifying at Sebring

Welcome back Risi: Bruni takes GT pole in Ferrari

ALMS - Ryan Briscoe-Level 5-1ALMS - Marcel Fassler-Sebring-1With years of Audi history on hand this weekend at Sebring International Raceway, Marcel Fassler proved why Audi continues to press the future in sports car endurance racing. A hybrid-powered prototype is on pole position for the first time in the 61st Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh from Florida. Marcel Fassler set a track record with a 1:43.886 (129.604 mph) in Audi Sport Team Joest’s No. 1 Audi R8 e-tron quattro. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 13

Sebring to host 40 IMSA GT3 Cup competitors in season opener

Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin series will be represented at Sebring with six drivers including Martin Harvey of Quebec

2012-07-07_0280IMSA Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by MichelinSebring International Raceway will play host to multiple professional racing series at the 61st Annual Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh from Florida, March 13-16.

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Mar 12

Sebring returns to SPEED to open 2013 season

More than 10 hours of coverage of America’s toughest endurance race

SPEED-Sebring-112 Hours of Sebring logoThe American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón returns to SPEED next week for its 2013 season opener. Television’s leading motorsport channel will air 10.5 hours of the 61st Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida on Saturday, March 16. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 12

Strong 30-car field set to open the USF2000 2013 season at Sebring

 

USANA’s Rev3 Energy® Becomes Official Energy Drink of USF2000

USF2000 logoJesse Lazare - FloridaThe Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda will return to Sebring International Raceway in Sebring, Fla., this week to open its seven-event, 14-race, 2013 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 08

David Ostella changes course and heads to Sebring International Raceway

Young Canadian to run for PR1/Mathiasen in the 12 Hours of Sebring

David OstellaIndy Lights 2012, MAV TV 100 FontanaDavid Ostella may have an open-wheel background, but the lure of sports car racing has taken hold and the Maple, Ontario native will find himself in the cockpit of the #52 Molecule/ Global Precast/ iSkin Oreca FLM09 in the PC class for the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh from Florida March 13-16. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 21

Rolex named Official Timepiece of Sebring International Raceway

Class-Winning Drivers To Receive Rolex Watches In March Classic

Rolex-Sebring-2ALMS Sebring_2Sebring International Raceway announced today that Rolex will become the Official Timepiece for Sebring International Raceway and the Mobil 1 12 Hours of Sebring fueled by Fresh From Florida. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 08

Speeds improve on final day of Sebring Winter Test

Muscle Milk, BAR 1, Risi Competizione and Flying Lizard lead classes

ALMS - Risi-GT-Flying Lizard-GTC-1ALMS - Klaus Graf-Sebring-1The 2013 American Le Mans Series presented by Patrón Winter Test at Sebring International Raceway is now in the books, and the second day of the two-day session saw times come down in all classes. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 05

IMSA Development Series shaking off The Winter Blues at Sebring International Raceway

All three series sanctioned by IMSA will be participating in the Winter Test

Sebring Lites GridIMSA Development Series logoWhile it may be snowing and dreary in the northern climes of the United States, the circuit at Sebring International Raceway is warm and welcoming to the competitors of the IMSA Development Series.

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Dec 12

Alex Tagliani to test at Sebring International Raceway

Tests begin Thursday for Bryan Herta Autosport

Alex Tagliani logoTodd Malloy - Alex TaglianiAs he prepares for the upcoming 2013 IZOD IndyCar Series, Alex Tagliani will test the Team Barracuda Networks Honda at Sebring International Raceway, Florida on Thursday December 13. For Tagliani and Bryan Herta Autosport (BHA), this will be a change from last season when they missed the pre-season sessions altogether because of the lack of availability of Lotus engines. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 01

Tim Paul Signs with AJ Foyt Racing for Indy Lights in 2014

2013 is going to be a turning point for me

IndyLightsOpen-wheel racing and former midget and sprint car driver Timothy Paul of Mahopac, New York, has signed an agreement to race in the Firestone Indy Lights Championship in 2014 for AJ Foyt Racing. Prior to the 2014 season, Paul, who has run competitively in the F2000 Championship Series, will spend 2013 competing in both F2000 and USF2000 in a CellMark Paper-sponsored entry to gain the maximum amount of seat time possible. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 18

12 Hours of Sebring: Audi wins Classic 60th Anniversary race at Sebring (+ results, + photos)

BMW Team RLL wins dramatic GT battle on final lap
Louis-Philippe Dumoulin and Alex Job Racing WeatherTech team finished in 2nd place in the GTC class

12 Hours of Sebring - 60 ansAudi -Sebring- photo DPPI Jean Michel Le MeneurAudi returned to victory at Sebring International Raceway for the first time since 2009 on Saturday with a convincing victory in the 60th Anniversary Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh from Florida. Dindo Capello, Tom Kristensen and Allan McNish completed 301 laps in their Audi R18 to win by four laps in the opening round of the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón and the FIA World Endurance Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 14

12 Hours of Sebring‏: Lotus LMP2 preview

The 12 hours race will take place on March 17th

Lotus LMP2 logoLotus Lola LMP2Lotus LMP2 is looking forward to contesting in the opening race of the newly created FIA World Endurance Championship being held at Sebring International Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

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