Tag Archive: Sebring International Raceway

Feb 25

Montoya samples Risi Ferrari in IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Sebring test

Juan Pablo Montoya joined the Risi Competizione team for the second day at Sebring

One day after IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship star Ricky Taylor sampled a Team Penske IndyCar at Homestead-Miami Speedway, a Team Penske IndyCar driver took advantage of the opportunity to drive a WeatherTech Championship car 180 miles up the road at Sebring International Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 24

Lynn gets acquainted with No. 10 Konica Minolta Cadillac DPi at Sebring test

It was a day of firsts at Sebring International Raceway for British racing driver Alex Lynn

Before Thursday’s first day of a two-day IMSA-sanctioned test at the site of next month’s 65th Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida, Lynn never had driven the No. 10 Konica Minolta Cadillac DPi-V.R he will share with 2017 Rolex 24 At Daytona winners Jordan and Ricky Taylor. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 17

Throwback Thursday: 50 years ago at Sebring International Raceway

Ford, Ferrari, Porsche and Chevrolet all came to Sebring as contenders on April 1, 1967

Many of the leading manufacturers set to battle at this year’s Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida were major players in the same race at Sebring 50 years ago. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 30

2017 Porsche Club of America Club racing season takes green flag at 48 Hours at Sebring Feb. 2-5

One of the largest PCA Club Racing events of the year

PCA Club Racing logo Approximately 400 Porsches will start the 2017 Porsche Club of America (PCA) Club Racing 2017 season at the 24th annual 48 Hours at Sebring presented by Champion Porsche on Feb. 2-5 at the iconic Sebring International Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 10

Rain disrupts final team test of 2016 at Sebring

Wet conditions forced postponement of the final Verizon IndyCar Series private team test of 2016

Mike HullThe two-team test at Sebring International Raceway – the last of the year before a month-long moratorium on testing – was called off shortly before 11 a.m. ET. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 02

Panneton’s Porsche progress propels climb to Two Series in 2016

“I have more time to play, and that’s what I’m doing” – Panneton

Panneton's Porsche progress propels climb to Two Series in 2016 Sweat poured from Gerald Panneton’s body as he navigated the bumpy, tricky Sebring International Raceway for the first time in mid-March during the first two rounds of the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama season. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 18

Lucas Catania earns first victory in thrilling finish at Sebring

Only .290 of a second in front of Chris Green

Lucas Catania earned his first series win with a victory in Round 2 at Sebring International Raceway Lucas Catania needed every corner of the 17-turn, 3.74-mile historic Sebring International Raceway and every second of the 45-minute race to earn his first Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama victory. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 18

Austin Versteeg breaks through for first series victory in Sebring thriller

His previous best finish was third, four times last season and also in Round 1 on Thursday

Austin Versteeg breaks through for first series victory in Sebring thriller Austin Versteeg earned his first career Mazda Prototype Lites Presented by Cooper Tires victory Friday at Sebring International Raceway, climbing to the front after starting fourth in a thrilling race. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 17

Jesse Lazare rolls with dominating win in opening round at Sebring

It couldn’t have gone any more smoothly – Chris Green finished third in the No. 9 Pfaff Motorsports Porsche

Jesse Lazare rolls with dominating win in opening round at Sebring Jesse Lazare, the top returning driver from the 2015 championship, led from flag to flag to win Round 1 of the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama on Friday at Sebring International Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 17

Clark Toppe dominates opening round at Sebring

Mazda Prototype Lites Presented by Cooper Tire Round 1 at Sebring International Raceway

Clark Toppe powered away from the field at Sebring to win the first Mazda Prototype Lites Presented by Cooper Tires race of the Clark Toppe is the leading returning driver in the Mazda Prototype Lites Presented by Cooper Tires series this season, and he reinforced that status Thursday with a dominant victory in Round 1 at Sebring International Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 08

Daniel Morad makes the jump from GT3 Cup to Prototype

GT3 Cup Canada challenger set for First race with Alegra at Sebring

A regular in the IMSA Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama, Daniel Morad is looking forward to making his debut in the Prototype class of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship at the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida on Saturday, March 19.

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Feb 24

Llano will start season where it all began

Sebring International Raceway is a 3.74-mile, 17-turn circuit of pure racing history.

Porsche IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama Series logo The classic racetrack has conducted sports car events since its inaugural race in 1950. But Sebring is also a place of history for Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama driver Mark Llano.

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Feb 23

Alexander Rossi to pilot No. 98 Honda for Andretti Autosport in Verizon IndyCar Series

Alexander Rossi will make his Verizon IndyCar Series debut in 2016 with Andretti Autosport

Alexander Rossi Rossi, who will make the transition from the FIA Formula 1 World Championship to IndyCar, will pilot the No. 98 Honda. Rossi makes his transition to IndyCar official with a rookie test day March 1 at Sebring International Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 21

Norman, D’Addario and Ming win at Sebring

Formula Race Promotions next heads to Road Atlanta

Norman, D'Addario and Ming Win at Sebring The F1600, F2000 and Atlantic Championship Series closed the second and final event of the Formula Race Promotions (FRP) Winter Exhibition with Sunday races at Sebring.

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Feb 20

Drivers relish Sebring track time

Drivers preparing for both the 2016 Formula Race Promotions’ seasons and a variety of other racing disciplines

Drivers relish Sebring track time 1 As is the case with every Formula Race Promotions’ (FRP) F1600, F2000 and Atlantic weekend, the paddock enjoyed the track time on offer at Sebring International Raceway over two days of practice on Friday and Saturday, leading into exhibition races scheduled for Sunday at the historic venue. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 25

Team BGR wins thriller at Sebring International Raceway

The teams next events at the Winter Exhibition Series

BGR Wins Thriller at Sebring BGR made its first trip in several season to the SCCA Winter Majors held at Homestead Raceway and then one week later over to Sebring International Raceway.

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Jan 20

IMSA: The 12 Hours of Sebring poster unveiled

An air force base during World War II, the Sebring circuit is known as merciless

The Sebring International Raceway has revealed the poster for the 64th edition of the 12 Hours of Sebring, second round of the 2016 season of the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, new name of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship, which will take place March 19th. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 18

Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo World Final this weekend at Sebring

66 cars, more than 100 drivers expected at Sebring International Raceway

Historic Sebring International Raceway will host the 2015 Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo World Final, as well as the sixth and final round of the three European, North American and Asian series, on Nov. 20-22. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 29

Top Lamborghini Super Trofeo drivers, teams to compete at Sebring World Final

Sebring is America’s oldest road racing track

Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo drivers and teams from across the globe will converge Nov. 19-22 at Sebring International Raceway to race for the title of World Final champion.

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Aug 05

Skeer, Lazare resume hard-fought race for Platinum Cup Title at Road America

Skeer and Lazare have been the main men in the Platinum Cup race since the opening two rounds of the season

One of the best title fights between two young auto racing stars in North America will continue Aug. 7-9 at Road America, as Elliott Skeer and Jesse Lazare resume the race for the Platinum Cup championship in Rounds 9 and 10 of the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama. Read the rest of this entry »

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