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Event: The Florida International 12-Hours of Endurance SebringDate: 25.3.1972
Track: Sebring (United States), 8.369 kmsOrganiser: unknown

Sebring 12 Hours

Weather:warm, dry
Start time:11:00
Grid:2-2-2, PP left
Distance:12 hours
Attendance:55000
Entered:75
Practiced:70
Qualified:62
Started:61
Finished:29
Classified:27
Classes:PractStartClass
Sportscar 2000-3000 cc.10105
Sportscar Up to 2000 cc.994
Grand Touring Over 2500 cc.14106
Grand Touring Under 2500 cc.16169
Touring Over 2500 cc.16153
Touring Under 2500 cc.511
Pre-race sessions:
4 qualifying sessions held for a total of 345 minutes on 23-24/3
1 non-qualifying practice session held for a total of 120 minutes 23/3
Winners:
Overall:2Ferrari 312 PBAndretti / Ickx
Sportscar Up to 2000 cc.:38Chevron B16 FordFisher / Ponder
Grand Touring Over 2500 cc.:57Chevrolet CorvetteHeinz / Johnson
Grand Touring Under 2500 cc.:59Porsche 911 SGregg / Haywood
Touring Over 2500 cc.:17Chevrolet CamaroGimondo / Dingman
Touring Under 2500 cc.:24Ford Escort RS 1600Buffum / Fitzpatrick
Fastest Laps:
Overall:3Ferrari 312 PBRonnie Peterson (S)2:33.800195.885 km/h
Pole Positions:
Overall:2Ferrari 312 PBMario Andretti (USA)2:31.440198.936 km/h
Sportscar Up to 2000 cc.:25Chevron B19 FordCraw / Barber2:51.270
Grand Touring Over 2500 cc.:23Chevrolet CorvetteKemp / Koveleski2:56.310
Grand Touring Under 2500 cc.:59Porsche 911 SGregg / Haywood3:05.740
Touring Over 2500 cc.:8Chevrolet CamaroNehl / Fitzgerald3:04.890
Touring Under 2500 cc.:24Ford Escort RS 1600Buffum / Fitzpatrick3:13.110
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Chevrolet (18), Porsche (18), Ferrari (7), Alfa Romeo (4), Chevron (4)
Top engines by numbers:Chevrolet (18), Porsche (18), Ford (12), Ferrari (7), Alfa Romeo (4)
Top car types by numbers:Chevrolet Camaro (12), Porsche 911 S (7), Porsche 914 (6)
Driver nationalities:USA (89), MEX (11), GB (5), CDN (5), D (4), I (4), S (3), NL (2), CH (2), A (2)
Team nationalities:USA (46), I (7), MEX (2), CDN (2), D (2)
Most used colours:red (22%), blue (21%), white (14%), orange (14%), yellow (11%), black (5%)
Engine positions:front-engined (43%), mid-engined (41%), rear-engined (16%)
Average engine size:3538 cc
Oldest known drivers:Sepp Greger (58), Jo Bonnier (42), Nino Vaccarella (39)
Youngest known drivers:Hector Rebaque (16), Hurley Haywood (24), Jürgen Barth (25)

Official Race Programme:

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