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Event: 49th Annual Exxon Superflo 12 Hours at Sebring Presented by DodgeDate: 17.3.2001
Track: Sebring International Raceway (United States), 5.955 kmsOrganiser: unknown

Sebring 12 Hours

Weather:cloudy, warm
Start time:10:39
Grid:2-2-2, PP left, rolling start
Distance:12 hours
Attendance:168000
Entered:42
Practiced:40
Qualified:38
Started:38
Finished:20
Classes:PractStart
Le Mans Prototype 90099
Le Mans Prototype 67511
Grand Touring Sport55
Grand Touring2523
Race notes:
without a caution period
Pre-race sessions:
2 qualifying sessions held for a total of 40 minutes on 14-15/3
4 non-qualifying practice sessions held for a total of 240 minutes on 14-16/3
20 minute pre-race warm-up held
official test session held for a total of 270 minutes on 12-13/3 in 3 sessions
Winners:
Overall:1Audi R8Capello / Alboreto / Aiello
Le Mans Prototype 675:11Lola B2K/40 NissanHürtgen / Hawkins / Knight
Grand Touring Sport:26Saleen S7-RGavin / Konrad / Borcheller
Grand Touring:23Porsche 996 GT3-RSMaassen / Collard / Luhr
Leaders:
laps 108-110:1Audi R8Michele Alboreto
laps 111-116:2Audi R8Emanuele Pirro
laps 117-166:1Audi R8Laurent Aiello
laps 1-5:2Audi R8Frank Biela
laps 167-222:1Audi R8Rinaldo Capello
laps 223-228:1Audi R8Michele Alboreto
laps 229-230:18Audi R8Guy Smith
laps 231-234:1Audi R8Michele Alboreto
laps 235-251:2Audi R8Tom Kristensen
laps 252-254:1Audi R8Michele Alboreto
laps 255-278:2Audi R8Tom Kristensen
laps 279-282:1Audi R8Laurent Aiello
laps 283-296:2Audi R8Emanuele Pirro
laps 297-321:1Audi R8Rinaldo Capello
laps 322-322:2Audi R8Emanuele Pirro
laps 323-345:1Audi R8Rinaldo Capello
laps 346-350:2Audi R8Tom Kristensen
laps 351-370:1Audi R8Rinaldo Capello
laps 55-92:1Audi R8Michele Alboreto
laps 6-54:1Audi R8Rinaldo Capello
laps 93-107:2Audi R8Tom Kristensen
Fastest Laps:
Overall:2Audi R8Tom Kristensen (DK)1:49.666195.471 km/hlap 237
Le Mans Prototype 675:11Lola B2K/40 NissanHürtgen / Hawkins / Knight2:01.365176.629 km/hlap 94
Grand Touring Sport:26Saleen S7-RGavin / Konrad / Borcheller2:01.043177.099 km/hlap 215
Grand Touring:42BMW M3 GTRLehto / Müller2:06.682169.214 km/hlap 32
Pole Positions:
Overall:2Audi R8Emanuele Pirro (I)1:49.110196.467 km/h
Le Mans Prototype 675:11Lola B2K/40 NissanClaudia Hürtgen (D)2:01.074177.052 km/h
Grand Touring Sport:26Saleen S7-ROliver Gavin (GB)2:00.426178.005 km/h
Grand Touring:23Porsche 996 GT3-RSMaassen / Collard / Luhr2:06.764169.105 km/h
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Porsche (17), Audi (4), BMW (4), Chevrolet (3), Lola (2), Dodge (2), Panoz (2)
Top engines by numbers:Porsche (17), Audi (4), Chevrolet (4), BMW (4), Dodge (2), Elan (2)
Top car types by numbers:Porsche 996 GT3-RS (10), Porsche 996 GT3-R (7), Audi R8 (4), BMW M3 E46 (4)
Driver nationalities:USA (48), D (16), F (10), GB (7), I (6), CDN (4), S (3), A (3), DK (2)
Team nationalities:USA (23), D (11), F (2)
Most used colours:white (39%), blue (14%), silver (13%), red (13%), yellow (8%), black (7%)
Engine positions:rear-engined (45%), front-engined (29%), mid-engined (26%)
Average engine size:4285 cc (with regard to 13% turbocharged cars an applicable size is 4507 cc)
Oldest known drivers:Dieter Quester (62), Chris Gleason (58), Elliot Forbes-Robinson (58)
Youngest known drivers:Timo Bernhard (20), Lucas Luhr (22), Sébastien Bourdais (22)
Woman drivers:Claudia Hürtgen

Official Race Programme:

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