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    Video: The 1970 12 Hours of Sebring completely ruled
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    1970 12 Hours of Sebring film - Click above to watch video after the jump
    If we had a time machine, we'd set it for 1970 and never look back. And once we landed, bought some new threads and scored one of the amazing cars in production at the time, we'd road trip it to Sebring so we could see that ...

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    Sebring and Petit Le Mans added to 2011 Intercontinental Le Mans Cup
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    2010 12 Hours of Sebring – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Earlier this year, the Automobile Club de l'Ouest (ACO) announced the formation of the Intercontinental Le Mans Cup that would feature races in Europe, North America and Asia for what is essentially a sports car racing ...

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    Video: Corvette Racing Series Ep. 2: 2010 12 Hours of Sebring
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    "As long as we stay on the track, don't run into anybody and the pit stops are good..." were the famous last words of Dave Binks, Corvette Racing crew chief. He spoke these words on the afternoon of Friday, March 19 following qualifying for this year's ...

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    Video: Corvette Racing's uncharacteristic pit-car crash at Sebring
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    Click above to watch the video after the jump
    There are plenty of top-notch competitors in the American Le Mans Series looking to knock you out of contention, especially in this year's hyper-competitive GT2 class. So it's important not to hurt your own chances with bonehead mistakes. The Pratt ...

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    2010 12 Hours of Sebring goes into the books [SPOILER ALERT]
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    2010 12 Hours of Sebring – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The first of nine races that comprise the 2010 American Le Mans Series is now in the history books, as the 12 Hours of Sebring came to a conclusion under the cover of darkness Saturday night. For those of you who still have ...

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    Sebring 2010: Bad start for Jaguar as XKR goes out in first hour
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    Unfortunately for Jaguar, the only XKR to make it to the finish of the 2010 12 Hours of Sebring was the green and black pace car. Sebring was to have been the full-season competition debut for the new JaguarRSR XKR GT2, but it looks like team has a lot more work to do before the car's a potential ...

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    Video: Sebring 2010: BMW's Dirk Mϋller talks about hour 1
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    The #90 BMW M3 GT2 - Click above to watch video after the jump
    The last 24 hours have been tough for Dirk Mϋller, one of the drivers of the BMW M3 GT2 in the American Le Mans Series. After setting the fastest GT2 time in qualifying on Friday for today's 12 Hours of Sebring, his time was ...

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    Intercontinental Le Mans Cup expanded to LMP2 and GT classes
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    The Automobile Club de l'Ouest (ACO) held a press conference Friday morning before qualifying for this weekend's 12 Hours of Sebring to announce an expansion of the Intercontinental Le Mans Cup. When it was first announced late in 2009, the three-race championship was only going to apply to the ...

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    Automoblox enters racing on Highcroft wing, debuts new racer
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    Automoblox Highcroft race car – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Our favorite purveyor of heirloom quality toy cars, Automoblox, has partnered with Highcroft Racing to enter the world of toy (and real) motorsports. The company's logo will be displayed on the wing of Highcroft's HPD ...

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    How a Corvette C6.R comes to life: Autoblog tours Pratt & Miller shop
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    Autoblog tours Pratt & Miller shop – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Racing improves the breed. How many times have you heard some automaker PR flack spout that line in order to justify a motorsports program? When it comes to NASCAR, which is still the most popular form of racing ...

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    VIDEO: New Competition Sport Corvette footage shows car in action at Sebring
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    Competition Sport Corvette - Click above to watch video after the jump
    Keith Cornett of Corvette Blogger spent last weekend down in Florida at the 12 Hours of Sebring. He was likely one of the few whose attention wasn't solely fixed on the top tier Le Mans P1 class in which the new Audi R15 did ...

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    Audi R15 wins debut at 12 Hours of Sebring
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    2009 12 Hours of Sebring – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The R8, the R10 and now the R15. Each of Audi's last three prototype Le Mans race cars have won their race debut, with the latest R15 recording its first victory yesterday at the 57th 12 Hours of Sebring. The winning #2 R15 ...

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    Acura steals pole position from Audi, Peugeot at 12 Hours of Sebring qualifying!
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    Tuesday's first official day of testing for the 12 Hours of Sebring endurance race saw the new Audi R15 dominate its long-time foes from Peugeot and two new entries from Acura in the fastest LMP1 class. Peugeot bounced back in Wednesday's testing session, however, with the quickest lap times of the ...

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    Audi R15 dominates first day of Sebring testing
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    LMP1 testing at 12 Hours of Sebring – Click above for high-res image gallery
    See that blurry race car behind the Peugeot 908HDi in the above image? That's the new Audi R15, and when the 12 Hours of Sebring endurance race gets underway this weekend, don't expect these two cars to be in this ...

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    Event Alert: March Calendar of Automotive Events
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    This year's Geneva Auto Show should be huge
    Besides the gradual thawing of most of the country, March means the beginning of the Formula One season as well as Sebring, the Geneva Motor Show, the Amelia Island Concours, and NASCAR ramping up to full speed. Those events alone would be enough to sate ...

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    Audi R15 TDI arrives early ahead of race debut
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    It really is a shame that Audi has pulled out of the American and European Le Mans Series, choosing only to run its new R15 TDI Le Mans Prototype racer at this year's 12 Hours of Sebring in March and 24 Hours of Le Mans in June. All that money, effort and time to develop a ...

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    Acura LMP1 and BMW GT2 cars take Sebring testing by storm
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    Click above for image gallery of the Acura LMP1 ALMS cars
    Despite losing Audi for the 2009 season, the American Le Mans Series still has a lot to celebrate. For one, as we told you yesterday, Acura is on hand this week at the Winter Test event for the 57th Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring with its ...

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    SPOILER ALERT: 12 Hours of Sebring officially in the books
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    Click image for a gallery of race photos from the '08 12 Hours of SebringThe 2008 running of the 12 Hours of Sebring took place yesterday, officially kicking off the sports car racing season. In case you recorded the race and haven't gotten around to watching it yet, we've placed the recap after ...

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    12 Hours of Sebring: Audi finally beats Peugeot with week's fastest lap yet
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    Click above for high-res gallery from this week's 12 Hours of Sebring practiceAn epic battle is shaping up for this weekend's running of the 12 Hours of Sebring. Audi versus Peugeot. The R10 TDI versus the 908 HDi. Diesel versus diesel. This will be the first and perhaps only time that these two ...

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    Coming to America: Peugeot to compete in 12 Hours of Sebring
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    Stephane Sarrazin pilots the Peugeot 908 HDi to a record 1:42.801 lap time at Sebring. (Photo courtesy of ALMS.) Race on Sunday, sell on Monday. That's the time-honored, though oft-refuted mantra used by motorsport's patrons to justify the enormous expense of top-class motor racing. It might be a ...

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