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Event: Autosport 1000km of SilverstoneDate: 14.9.2008
Track: Silverstone Circuit (United Kingdom), 5.141 kmsOrganiser: unknown

Silverstone 1000 Kilometres

Le Mans Series (round 5)
Weather:unknown
Start time:11:20
Grid:2-2-2
Distance:1000 kilometres
Attendance:53000
Entered:46
Practiced:46
Qualified:46
Started:46
Finished:36
Classified:36
Classes:PractStartClass
Le Mans Prototype 1151512
Le Mans Prototype 2141411
Le Mans Grand Touring 1444
Le Mans Grand Touring 213139
Pre-race sessions:
3 non-qualifying practice sessions held for a total of 180 minutes on 12-13/9
1 qualifying session held for a total of 20 minutes on 13/9
Winners:
Overall:1Audi R10 TDICapello / McNish
Le Mans Prototype 2:34Porsche RS Spydervan Merksteijn / Verstappen
Le Mans Grand Touring 1:59Aston Martin DBR9Garcia / Enge
Le Mans Grand Touring 2:96Ferrari F430 GTCMelo / Bell
Fastest Laps:
Overall:8Peugeot 908 HDi FAPLamy / Sarrazin1:31.166203.010 km/hlap 168
Le Mans Prototype 2:34Porsche RS Spydervan Merksteijn / Verstappen1:35.675193.442 km/hlap 30
Le Mans Grand Touring 1:59Aston Martin DBR9Garcia / Enge1:46.001174.598 km/hlap 142
Le Mans Grand Touring 2:96Ferrari F430 GTCMelo / Bell1:50.065168.152 km/hlap 161
Pole Positions:
Overall:8Peugeot 908 HDi FAPStéphane Sarrazin (F)1:30.359204.823 km/h
Le Mans Prototype 2:34Porsche RS SpyderJos Verstappen (NL)1:34.212196.446 km/h
Le Mans Grand Touring 1:55Lamborghini Murcielago R-GTPeter Kox (NL)1:45.327175.716 km/h
Le Mans Grand Touring 2:96Ferrari F430 GTCRob Bell (GB)1:48.960169.857 km/h
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Porsche (9), Pescarolo (5), Lola (4), Ferrari (4), Aston Martin (3)
Top engines by numbers:Judd (10), Porsche (9), Zytek (5), Audi (4), Aston Martin (4), Ferrari (4)
Top car types by numbers:Porsche 997 GT3 RSR (6), Pescarolo 01 (5), Ferrari F430 (4)
Driver nationalities:F (29), GB (19), D (10), CH (7), NL (7), DK (5), E (5), A (3), BR (3), P (3)
Team nationalities:F (13), GB (11), D (7), CH (4), MC (2), NL (2), E (2)
Engine positions:mid-engined (78%), rear-engined (13%), front-engined (9%)
Average engine size:4362 cc (with regard to 17% turbocharged cars an applicable size is 4658 cc)
Oldest known drivers:Horst Felbermayr (63), Peter Kutemann (61), Fredy Lienhard (61)
Youngest known drivers:Jan Charouz (21), Dirk Werner (21), Pierre Kaffer (22)
Woman drivers:Vanina Ickx

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