The Alley
Sebring Race is on
Mar20

Sebring Race is on

The 12 Hours of Sebring is underway with a great crowd under clear blue skies on perfect spring day.  Alex Wurz in the No. 07 Peugeot diesel takes the early lead but his teammate Sebastien Bourdais is fighting off a strong early move by Emanuele Pirro in the Drayson Lola. The internet is back to life here at Sebring, but the action on the track has been caution free.  An early Porsche v. Porsche battle between Wolf Henzler and the...

Read More

Michelin Tire Insider

Michelin race tire engineer Donnie Wilson has victories here at Sebring with Corvette Racing and Andretti Green Acura. He won’t give away the strategy for the Cytosport Muscle Milk Porsche RS Spyder prototype team he is working with in today’s race, but was willing to take a few minutes between the race morning warmup and the start of the 12 Hours of Sebring to give us a peek into race tire strategies. “The track was...

Read More
Michelin Salutes Porsche’s 100th Win
Mar20

Michelin Salutes Porsche’s 100th Win

(Left to right) The Michelin Man, Paul Ritchie, President, Porsche Motorsport N.A., Silvia Mammone, Michelin Motorsport Manager N.A., and Nick Shorrock, Director Michelin Competition Division. Michelin presented Ritchie with a special Michelin Man statue to recognize Porsche’s 100th American Le Mans Series win at Laguna Seca last fall.

Read More
Michelin Sweeps Sebring Prototype Poles
Mar19

Michelin Sweeps Sebring Prototype Poles

In the first American Le Mans Series race with three prototype classes, LMP1, LMP2 and LMPC, Michelin-shod cars scored pole positions in each for Saturday’s 12 Hours of Sebring at Sebring International Raceway. The top six cars overall rode on Michelin tires. Peugeot again swept the top two positions overall and in LMP1 with the turbo diesel 908 HDi FAPs. Marc Gene was more than six tenths of a second quicker than Nicolas...

Read More

Porsche Lizards Continue to Fly

This is the fourth in a five-part GT2 class preview series. The two-time defending ALMS GT2 class champions rode a five-race mid-season win streak last season and ended with their sixth win of the year in the season ender at Laguna Seca. But with their rivals as fierce as ever, Joerg Bergmeister and Patrick Long have to continue to fight to keep the Flying Lizard Porsche atop the leaderboard. These two are joined by Marc Lieb for the...

Read More
Page 101 of 101«...1020...9899100101