Peugeot Tops Podium in Sebring Qualifying, Ferrari Takes GT Class Pole

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Peugeot Tops Podium in Sebring Qualifying, Ferrari Takes GT Class Pole

It may be a single of America’s most storied races, though a automobile sitting upon a stick for tomorrow’s 59th using of a Mobil 1 12 Hours of Sebring isn’t even from the manufacturer which sells cars here.

Topping a Audis in subordinate was Anthony Davidson in a Peugeot 908 with the 1:46.571 path time. Davidson will race with Alexander Wurz as well as Marc Gene in tomorrow’s continuation classical, fortifying final year’s title. Peugeots additionally took third as well as fifth place in subordinate, widely separated by dual Audi R15s in second as well as fourth. Tom Kristensen set a second fastest path in subordinate with the 1:47.680, as well as will share the automobile with partners Allan McNish as well as Dindo Capello prior to the R15 framework is late.

And while LMP1 saw the conflict in between European rivals, LMP2 came down to an all-Japanese dual, with a Level 5 Motorspots Lola-Honda driven by Ryan Hunter-Reay besting Soheil Ayari in a Signatech Nissan. A second Level 5 Motorsports Honda placed third.

In the hotly-contested GT category, a brand new Ferrari 458GT cars got all a broadside, but managed usually 5th in category, whilst a single of a comparison F430GT models driven by Gianmaria Bruni took a GT stick. Finishing just at the back of was a Corvette ZR1 driven by Oliver Gavin. BMW took third in an M3 GT driven by Dirk Werner, with a top-placing Porsche only sixth.

Watch all a movement starting Saturday, March 19 upon ABC, ESPN2 or ESPN3.com. Those outward a U.S. can watch the race live during www.americanlemans.com

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