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Lynn Gets Acquainted with No. 10 Konica Minolta Cadillac DPi at Sebring Test

It was a day of firsts at Sebring International Raceway for British racing driver Alex Lynn. Before Thursday’s first day of a two-day IMSA-sanctioned test at the site of next month’s 65th Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida, Lynn never had driven the No. 10 Konica Minolta Cadillac DPi-V.R he will share with 2017 Rolex 24 At Daytona winners Jordan and Ricky Taylor.

Ferrari Celebrates Enzo Ferrari’s Legacy

To this day, Ferrari continues to operate under the ideals set by its founder – Enzo Ferrari. On the automotive legend’s birthday, February 18 – dubbed “Enzo Ferrari Day” – the company celebrated the legendary man by gathering together in celebration.

Several WeatherTech Championship drivers headed to Italy for a special evening, including 2017 GT Daytona champions Alessandro Balzan and Christina Nielsen.

2017 IMSA Schedules Available For Download

In its pursuit to continue providing additional digital features for fans, IMSA has rolled out new downloadable season calendars for the WeatherTech Championship, IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge, IMSA Prototype Challenge Powered by Mazda and Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama. Additional calendars will be available when schedules are confirmed.

30 Years Ago: Sebring 1987

The 35th running of Sebring’s 12 Hour classic in 1987 proved to be a Porsche parade at the front of the field. With eight Porsche 962 GTP entries, it was clear they were the favorites to win.

The Porsches showed their strength early with Chip Robinson, co-driving with Al Holbert, winning the pole position at 120.33 miles per hour. Bobby Rahal and Jochen Mass, also in a 962, qualified second fastest.

The Florida Orchestra To Kick Off Race Week With Free Concert At Sebring International Raceway

The Florida Orchestra is off to the races for its first-ever concert at Sebring International Raceway in March as part of TFO’s state residency program. The free performance kicks off the track’s biggest race week of the year for the 65th Annual Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida.

Mazda Adds Marino Franchitti to Driver Lineup at Sebring

The Mazda Prototype team has added Marino Franchitti to the driver lineup for the 65th annual Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring. Franchitti will join the No. 70 Castrol Edge/ModSpace Mazda RT24-P alongside full-time drivers Tom Long and Joel Miller. In the No. 55 Soul Red Mazda, IndyCar driver Spencer Pigot will join the full-time duo of Tristan Nunez and Jonathan Bomarito for the sixth time. Mazda has earned 13 class wins at Sebring, but is seeking a first overall victory.

VIDEO: When Darkness Falls

What is it to race through the night; to persevere for 24 hours straight; to fight for every inch, every second, of that podium. How does it feel? How does it affect you? How badly do you want that win? How badly do you want that watch?

When Darkness Falls from Adrian Bonvento on Vimeo.

 

Throwback Thursday: 50 years Ago at Sebring International Raceway

Many of the leading manufacturers set to battle at this year’s Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida were major players in the same race at Sebring 50 years ago.

34 Entries Set for Sebring Test Next Week

The next round of the 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship is America’s oldest professional sports car endurance race, the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida set for Saturday, March 18.

And while IMSA competitors are still basking in the glory of a successful season-opening Rolex 24 At Daytona last month, they’re also ready to get back to business. They’ll get that chance the end of next week in a two-day IMSA-sanctioned test at Sebring International Raceway on Thursday and Friday, Feb. 23-24.

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