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Audi, BMW big winners at Sebring

Posted Mar 18, 2012 by Allen Moody

Updated Mar 18, 2012 at 12:08 AM

Audi took away the suspense of who was going to win the 12 Hours of Sebring, but BMW made sure there was plenty of excitement, grabbing a thrilling win the GT class, as Joey Hand overcame late hit to take the victory.




Audi looks to go wire-to-wire

Posted Mar 17, 2012 by Allen Moody

Updated Mar 17, 2012 at 09:32 PM

One hour to go at Sebring and no change, as audi still iss running first and second, followed by Musckle Milk Pickett Racing.




Still Audi with 2 hours to go

Posted Mar 17, 2012 by Allen Moody

Updated Mar 17, 2012 at 08:36 PM

Tom Kristensen and the No. 2 Audi have opened a 45-second lead over the No. 3 Audi, as the duration of the race is starting to take its toll on some of the cars. Dempsey Racing, Oak Racing and one-time GTC leader NGT Racing have all retired from the race. There are several close battles, with the GT and LMP2 leaders within one second of each other.




No change at top in 12 Hours

Posted Mar 17, 2012 by Allen Moody

Updated Mar 17, 2012 at 06:13 PM

The green flag has just dropped again and with 4:15 remaining in the 12 Hours of Sebring, it’s still Audi maintaining its lead. Allan McNish in the No. 2 Audi has a 30-second lead on the No. 3 Audi, with Muscle Milk Pickett Racing in third. The No. 1 Audi has moved up five spots to No. 31, but is 17 laps behind the leader.
Corvette is holding the top two spots in the GT class, while BMW is running third and fifth.




Audi still leading at midway point

Posted Mar 17, 2012 by Allen Moody

Updated Mar 17, 2012 at 05:00 PM

Audi brought three cars to this year’s 12 Hours of Sebring and it may turn out to be a wise decision as the No. 1 car went back to the paddock area for work 5:40 into the race and has yet to return. Audi is still running 1-2, with Muscle Milk Pickett Racing in third.
The GT battle is shaping up to be a beauty, as the second through fifth place cars are just 10 seconds apart, but 40 seconds behind the No. 4 Corvette, who is the leader.