Oct 19

Rebellion Cruises to Petit Le Mans Victory

Rebellion Racing wins final American Le Mans Series race. (Photo: John Dagys)

wins final American Le Mans Series race. (Photo: John Dagys)

When Muscle Milk Pickett Racing hit trouble, it was clear sailing for Rebellion Racing, which scored back-to-back Petit Le Mans victories and took top overall honors in the final American Le Mans Series race.

The day also belonged to Level 5 Motorsports and owner/driver Scott Tucker, who claimed his fourth drivers’ championship with a win in the P2 class.

BAR1 Motorsports earned top honors in Prototype Challenge, but it was PR1/Mathiasen Motorsports’ Mike Guasch that took the drivers’ title by a single point, while CORE autosport locked up its third consecutive teams’ title.

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Oct 19

IndyCar: Andretti Re-Signs Hinchcliffe, Switches From Chevy To Honda

James Hinchcliffe will drive a Honda-powered Indy car for Andretti Autosport in 2014. (Photo: Getty Images)

will drive a Honda-powered Indy car for in 2014. (Photo: Getty Images)

James Hinchcliffe will return to Andretti Autosport in 2014 with sponsorship from United Fiber & Data.

The team, meanwhile, will switch from Chevrolet to Honda.

The manufacturer change to Honda announced before Saturday night’s season finale at Auto Club Speedway had been expected after rival Chip Ganassi said two weeks ago he was moving to Chevrolet.

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Oct 19

SportsCars: Audi Takes Pole For 6 Hours Of Fuji

Audi paced qualifying for Sunday's 6 Hours of Fuji. (Photo: John Dagys)

paced qualifying on Saturday for Sunday’s 6 Hours of Fuji. (Photo: Sport)

Audi Sport Team Joest’s No. 1 Audi R18 e-tron quattro claimed pole position for Sunday’s 6 Hours of Fuji, despite the strongest of challenges from Toyota Racing’s No. 8 TS030 Hybrid, the two being just 0.178 seconds apart at the checkered flag.

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