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Mar 19, 2010
J.R. Hildebrand Aims for Next Level

J.R. Hildebrand Aims for Next Level

Winning is objective number one for any racing driver. However, for American Le Mans Series rookie J.R. Hildebrand, simply getting to this weekend’s 12 Hours of Sebring was a victory in... [more]

Mar 19, 2010
Marino Franchitti Taking the ‘High’ Road

Marino Franchitti Taking the ‘High’ Road

Living in the shadows is nothing new to the Franchitti family. But Marino Franchitti has a huge chance to break through the darkness this weekend. Franchitti has long been known around the racing... [more]

Mar 19, 2010
Michelin Sweeps Sebring Prototype Poles

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... [more]

Mar 19, 2010

Corvette Embarks on a New Thunder Road

This is the fifth in a five-part GT2 class preview series. Seven times a winner at the 12 Hours of Sebring, Corvette Racing has started anew in the American Le Mans Series by entering its new GT2... [more]

Mar 19, 2010

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... [more]

Mar 19, 2010

Risi Ferrari’s Red Storm

This is the third in a five-part GT2 class preview series. To win a major endurance race in sports car racing, the path to victory in the GT2 category goes through Risi Competizione. The sports car... [more]

Mar 19, 2010

Extreme Speed has Sharp’s Edge

This is the second in a five-part GT2 class preview series. Scott Sharp’s new Extreme Speed Motorsports Ferrari F430 GT team is threatening to upset the balance of power in the rugged GT2 class... [more]

Mar 19, 2010

BMW M3s Hoping to Beam

This is the first of a five-part GT2 class preview series. Compared to a year ago when the Rahal Letterman Racing’s BMW E92 M3 program was just launching, a full year of track time and... [more]

Mar 18, 2010

Night moves

Thursday Night practice brought a few mild surprises, but mostly ran close to form as teams took advantage of clear, cool conditions.  While the Peugeot team led the entire session, followed closely... [more]

Mar 18, 2010

“Ant’s” ascendance

British fans and petrol-heads will recognize the name Anthony Davidson, if for no other reason than he was once a Formula One driver and last year, a factory Aston Martin Racing pilot. Fast forward... [more]