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Will Mid-Ohio be the Turning Point?

The fifth race of the 2011 American Le Mans Series season takes place this weekend at the 2.258 mile Mid-Ohio circuit. Will the mid-point of the nine race season prove to be the turning point? The Mosport and Long Beach winning Muscle Milk Aston Martin squad finds itself in a championship fight deficit because of an early DNF at the bonus point paying 12 Hours of Sebring. Leading the Prototype title fight are the Mid Ohio defending...

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Corvette’s Big Chance

Corvette Racing could be in with a chance to return to victory lane at Mosport after BMW’s Dirk Werner was assessed a stop-go penalty for hitting the GTC leader, Spencer Pumpelly. BMW has dominated the championship so far this year, winning every race and scoring every pole. A smaller engine air restrictor has been mandated by IMSA for the German manufacturer from the Mid-Ohio round onwards. Magnussen and teammate Oliver Gavin...

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Big leads before yellow

The action in the Mobil 1 presents the Grand Prix of Mosport really kicked into high gear after the first round of pit stops when huge leads in LMP1 and LMPC were eroded. Lucas Luhr was close to lapping the LMP1 field when the Johannes van Overbeek-driven Extreme Speed Ferrari and the Autocon Lola clashed in turn 1, bringing out the yellow flag. Unfortunately, ESPN reported the Muscle Milk team did not pit initially as they...

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BMW continues pole run

BMW Motorsport continued their impressive performances in this year’s American Le Mans Series by taking pole at Mosport International Raceway today. The German manufacturer has won three of four poles and taken every win against fierce competition from Ferrari, Porsche, Chevrolet and Ford this season. Dirk Müller recorded the fastest time in qualifying at 1:17.142 ahead of teammate Bill Auberlen. Flying Lizard Racing’s...

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Lime Rock Park Coverage Recap

Following a break of more than two and a half months, the 2011 American Le Mans Series resumed at Lime Rock Park, the third race of the nine-race schedule. Here is a coverage recap from the MichelinAlley.com staff. SATURDAY The Weekend at Lime Rock in Photos GT – Lizards, Robertsons Secure Lime Rock Podiums LMP – Dyson, Genoa Win at Lime Rock Lime Rock – Live Race Blog Muscle Milk AMR Leads Lime Rock Warmup...

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