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Dec 17

SportsCars: Driving Ace Allan McNish Announces Retirement

SportsCars: Driving Ace Allan McNish Announces His Retirement

Driver of Scotland stands in the pits. (Photo: Getty Images)

Three-time Le Mans winner and triple champion Allan McNish has announced his retirement from the sport.

The news comes shortly after the 43-year-old Scot achieved his target by winning the FIA World Endurance Championship.

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Dec 16

SportsCars: Countdown Of The Top 5 Wrecks In 2013 — Video and Pictures

Today we bring you a countdown of the top 5 wrecks of the 2013 SportsCar racing season. Enjoy!

5. Ferrari Goes up in Flames: An apparent fuel leak for the No. 71 AF Corse Ferrari 458 Italia of Toni Vilander in the Six Hours of Sao Paulo saw the flying Finn making a quick exit from his burning Prancing Horse. Miraculously, the car was rebuilt in time for the next race.

Read More For The Rest Of The Top 5 SportsCar Wrecks Of 2013…

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Dec 15

Sports Cars: Photo Gallery Of Porsche 919 Hybrid LMP1 Challenger

The Porsche 919 Hybrid is seen testing at Monza. (Photo: Porsche)

The 919 Hybrid is seen testing at Monza. (Photo: )

After months of testing, Porsche officially revealed their new 919 Hybrid and its six-man driver lineup Saturday at “Night of Champions.”

However, the German-based team has yet to show the LMP1 challenger in its final livery. The only to be released by Porsche so far have featured the car in a white and black camouflage testing wrap.

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Dec 15

Sports Cars: Porsche Officially Reveals LMP1 Challenger, Driver Lineup

The Porsche 919 Hybrid is unveiled on stage at Porsche's "Night of Champions" in Weissach, Germany. (Photo: Porsche)

The 919 Hybrid is unveiled on stage at ’s “Night of Champions” in Weissach, Germany. (Photo: )

Porsche officially revealed their LMP1 challenger and its complete driver lineup Saturday at its annual “Night of Champions” party held in Weissach, Germany.

The all-new 919 Hybrid will compete in the top ranks of the World Endurance Championship beginning in 2014. Porsche adds  and to an already impressive lineup consisting of , , and ex-Formula One driver .

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Dec 13

Sports Cars: Black Falcon Wins Gulf 12 Hours

Team Abu Dhabi by Black Falcon celebrates after winning the Gulf 12 Hours. (Photo: John Dagys)

Team Abu Dhabi by Black Falcon celebrates after winning the . (Photo: John Dagys)

Team Abu Dhabi by Black Falcon broke AF Corse’s win streak at Yas Marina Circuit by taking a dominant victory in the third edition of the Gulf 12 Hours.

The No. 3 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3 of Jeroen Bleekemolen, Bernd Schneider and Khaled Al Qubaisi cruised to a one-minute and 41-second win over the two-time and defending overall winning AF Corse squad, in what was a clear-cut race for the German-run, UAE-backed effort, nearly from the onset.

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