IMSA: Malucelli, Kearby Penalized For Incidents at Twelve Hours of Sebring

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 27, 2014) – IMSA photo — Matteo Malucelli, driver of the No. 62 car, and Gaston Kearby, driver of the No. 87 car, each have been suspended for one race and placed on probation for an additional race for their actions during the IMSA TUDOR United SportsCar Championship event at Sebring International Raceway on March 15. …

TUSC: Ford, Ferrari Lead Opening Practice At Sebring

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A Ford EcoBoost/Riley of Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates and a Ferrari F458 Italia of Risi Competizione led the Prototype and GT Le Mans (GTLM) classes in Thursday’s opening practice session for the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida. Scott Dixon led Prototype competitors with a lap of 1:52.357 (119.832 mph) on the historic …

TUSC: Action Express Racing Wins Second Career Rolex 24 at Daytona

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 26, 2014) – It was an instant classic for the debut of a new chapter in North American motorsports. The TUDOR United SportsCar Championship and the Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup debuted with a record crowd and a thrilling finish in the 52nd Rolex 24 At Daytona, won by Joao Barbosa, Christian Fittipaldi and Sebastien …

ROLEX 24: Gidley, Malucelli involved in horrific crash during Rolex 24

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January 26, 2014 — via Associated Press — AP Photo/John Raoux — DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Memo Gidley suffered a broken back and injuries to his left arm and left leg that required surgery after a horrific two-car crash Saturday less than three hours into the Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway. Gidley’s spinal fracture is unstable and will require additional …