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Mar 15

SportsCars: Chip Ganassi Racing Wins Twelve Hours Of Sebring

Marino Franchitti takes the checkered flag in the No. 01 Chip Ganassi Racing Ford Riley DP. (Photo: LAT Photographic)

Marino Franchitti takes the checkered flag in the No. 01 Ford Riley DP. (Photo: LAT Photographic)

With a bit of luck and a late-race yellow, Chip Ganassi Racing powered through to claim victory in Saturday’s 62nd Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of , the second round of the .

After an unforgettable around-the-clock endurance classic, that saw nearly half the race run under yellow, Marino Franchitti took the No. 01 Telcel Riley-Ford across the line 4.682 seconds ahead of the No. 1 Extreme Speed Motorsports HPD ARX-03b of Ryan Dalziel in second.

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Mar 15

SportsCars: 12 Hours Of Sebring Live Race Updates

The No. 01 Chip Ganassi Ford Riley DP wins the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring. (Photo: John Dagys)

The No. 01 Chip Ganassi Ford Riley DP wins the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of . (Photo: John Dagys)

Franchitti, Pruett and Rojas Win Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring

claimed overall victory in Saturday’s Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, becoming the first team to win the Rolex 24 at Daytona, Indianapolis 500, Daytona 500 and the 12-hour Florida endurance classic.

Marino Franchitti teamed with co-drivers Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas to take their No. 01 Riley-Ford to a narrow 4.682 second-victory over the No. 1 Extreme Speed Motorsports HPD ARX-03b of Ryan Dalziel, Scott Sharp and Ed Brown in second.

Class winners include CORE autosport (PC), Porsche North America (GTLM) and Magnus Racing (GTD).

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Mar 14

SportsCars: Action Express Takes Twelve Hours Of Sebring Pole

Sebastien Bourdais wins pole for Saturday's 12 Hours of Sebring. (Photo: John Dagys)

wins pole for Saturday’s Twelve Hours of . (Photo: John Dagys)

Despite a Ford sweep in all four practice sessions, it will be a Corvette DP on the pole for Saturday’s 62nd Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring (10:00 a.m. ET, FOX Sports 1)

Fresh off victory in the season-opening Rolex 24 at Daytona, Sebastien Bourdais took his Action Express Racing Corvette DP to the top spot in qualifying Friday for the second round of the .

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Mar 13

12 Hours Of Sebring — Prototype And Prototype Challenge Preview

The field heads into turn 1 at the start at Daytona International Speedway. (Photo: Getty Images)

The field heads into turn 1 at Daytona International Speedway. (Photo: Getty Images)

For the first time in nearly 15 years, the overall winner in this weekend’s 62nd Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of won’t be an Audi, Peugeot or Porsche.

While the launch of the has resulted in the elimination of the LMP1 class, it has opened up the floodgates for a mix of new manufacturers to make their mark on America’s oldest endurance race.

Chevrolet, Ford, Honda and Nissan are among the engine manufacturers in the new-look Prototype class that will be vying for top honors on Saturday (10 a.m. ET, Live! FOX Sports 1) in what will likely be the most competitive field in more than two decades.

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Mar 12

12 Hours Of Sebring — GT Le Mans And GT Daytona Preview

Eleven GT Le Mans cars and 27 GT Daytona entries are set to do battle on Saturday, with most picking up where they left off on the high banks of Daytona, following the historic, yet controversial first round of the TUDOR Championship. (Photo: John Dagys)

Eleven GT Le Mans cars and 27 GT Daytona entries are set to do battle on Saturday, with most picking up where they left off on the high banks of Daytona, following the historic, yet controversial first round of the TUDOR Championship.
(Photo: John Dagys)

While having served as the kickoff to the American Le Mans Series season for the last decade-and-a-half, America’s oldest endurance race takes on new heights this year by playing host to the second round of the new .

The 62nd Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of (Saturday, 10 a.m. ET, Live! FOX Sports 1), sees new and returning manufacturers, teams and drivers to the famed 3.7-mile Florida airfield circuit, including one of the largest fields of GT machinery for the once-around-the-clock endurance classic.

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