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Event: Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of SebringDate: 15.3.2008
Track: Sebring International Raceway (United States), 5.955 kmsOrganiser: unknown

Sebring 12 Hours

Weather:unknown
Start time:10:05
Grid:2-2-2, PP left, rolling start
Distance:12 hours
Attendance:unknown
Entered:38
Practiced:37
Qualified:34
Started:32
Finished:21
Classes:PractStart
Le Mans Prototype 165
Le Mans Prototype 2119
Le Mans Grand Touring 133
Le Mans Grand Touring 21715
Race notes:
qualifying session was stopped due to accident of car no.8
since it was stopped earlier than 10 minutes after green glag, according to the IMSA rules the grid was based on times set official practice sessions
5 full-course cautions: laps 15-18 (no.46 off course), laps 84-88 (no.007 off course), laps 93-100 (no.off course), laps 132-147 (no.27 off course), laps 250-254 (no.40 off course)
Pre-race sessions:
official test held in 3 sessions for a total of 180 minutes on 10-11/3
5 non-qualifying practice sessions held for a total of 330 minutes on 12-14/3
1 qualifying session held for a total of 25 minutes on 13/3
20 minute pre-race warm-up held
Winners:
Overall:7Porsche RS SpyderBernhard / Dumas / Collard
Le Mans Prototype 1:1Audi R10 TDICapello / Kristensen / McNish
Le Mans Grand Touring 1:3Chevrolet Corvette C6.RMagnussen / O'Connell / Fellows
Le Mans Grand Touring 2:45Porsche 997 GT3 RSRHenzler / Bergmeister / Lieb
Leaders:
laps 1 - 44:07Peugeot 908Nicolas Minassian
laps 45 - 46:26Acura ARX-01bMarco Andretti
laps 47 - 48:7Porsche RS SpyderTimo Bernhard
laps 49 - 70:07Peugeot 908Pedro Lamy
laps 71 - 71:1Audi R10 TDITom Kristensen
laps 72 - 85:07Peugeot 908Pedro Lamy
laps 86 - 99:1Audi R10 TDIAllan McNish
laps 100 - 118:2Audi R10 TDIMike Rockenfeller
laps 119 - 126:1Audi R10 TDIAllan McNish
laps 127 - 133:2Audi R10 TDIMike Rockenfeller
laps 134 - 134:7Porsche RS SpyderEmmanuel Collard
laps 135 - 143:1Audi R10 TDIDindo Capello
laps 144 - 168:2Audi R10 TDIMarco Werner
laps 169 - 172:1Audi R10 TDIDindo Capello
laps 173 - 175:16Porsche RS SpyderChris Dyson
laps 176 - 199:7Porsche RS SpyderEmmanuel Collard
laps 200 - 200:1Audi R10 TDITom Kristensen
laps 201 - 208:16Porsche RS SpyderGuy Smith
laps 209 - 230:7Porsche RS SpyderTimo Bernhard
laps 231 - 238:16Porsche RS SpyderGuy Smith
laps 239 - 251:7Porsche RS SpyderTimo Bernhard
laps 252 - 252:16Porsche RS SpyderChris Dyson
laps 253 - 284:7Porsche RS SpyderEmmanuel Collard
laps 285 - 286:20Porsche RS SpyderMarino Franchitti
laps 287 - 315:7Porsche RS SpyderRomain Dumas
laps 316 - 319:20Porsche RS SpyderAndy Lally
laps 320 - 351:7Porsche RS SpyderRomain Dumas
Fastest Laps:
Overall:07Peugeot 908 HDi-FAPPedro Lamy (P)1:44.536205.063 km/hlap 218
Le Mans Prototype 2:26Acura ARX-01bAndretti / Fittipaldi / Herta1:47.274lap 45
Le Mans Grand Touring 1:4Chevrolet Corvette C6.ROliver Gavin (GB)1:57.087183.082 km/hlap 182
Le Mans Grand Touring 2:62Ferrari F430 GTCJaime Melo (BR)2:02.434175.085 km/hlap 4
Pole Positions:
Overall:1Audi R10 TDICapello / Kristensen / McNish1:43.195207.728 km/h
Le Mans Prototype 2:7Porsche RS SpyderBernhard / Dumas / Collard1:45.220203.730 km/h
Le Mans Grand Touring 1:3Chevrolet Corvette C6.RMagnussen / O'Connell / Fellows1:56.269184.370 km/h
Le Mans Grand Touring 2:62Ferrari F430 GTCMelo / Bruni / Salo2:01.184176.893 km/h
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Porsche (11), Ferrari (4), Acura (3), Chevrolet (3), Audi (2), Aston Martin (2)
Top engines by numbers:Porsche (11), Ferrari (4), Acura (3), Chevrolet (3), Audi (2), Aston Martin (2), Ford (2)
Top car types by numbers:Porsche RS Spyder (5), Porsche 997 GT3 RSR (5), Ferrari F430 (4)
Driver nationalities:USA (32), D (14), GB (9), F (6), DK (4), I (4), AUS (3), B (3), BR (2), CDN (2), MEX (2), NL (2), SK (2), S (2)
Engine positions:mid-engined (59%), front-engined (21%), rear-engined (20%)
Average engine size:4298 cc (with regard to 11% turbocharged cars an applicable size is 4487 cc)
Oldest known drivers:Fredy Lienhard (61), Seth Neiman (54), Tracy Krohn (54)
Youngest known drivers:Marco Andretti (21), Dirk Werner (21), Richard Lietz (25)
Woman drivers:Andrea Robertson

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