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Thursday, Mar 26, 2015

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Changes coming to 12 Hours

Changes coming to 12 Hours

SEBRING — Saturday’s 12 Hours of Sebring was the last of its kind, at least as far as the cars go. The differences in 2016 will be somewhat minor, but things will be quite a bit different in 2017.
Published: 03/22/15
Dean in a class by himself

Dean in a class by himself

If you slept in a little bit on Friday morning, you missed quite possibly the best race of the weekend. Sebring's John Dean capped off a memorable week with a .036-second victory over Patrick Gallagher to win the second round of the Battery Tender MX...
Published: 03/21/15
Blood clots sideline Brian Vickers

Blood clots sideline Brian Vickers

FONTANA, Calif. — Brian Vickers has been sidelined again by blood clots that prevent him from safely driving a race car.
Published: 03/21/15
Aiming high

Aiming high

SEBRING - It wasn't too terribly long ago that Paul Miller Racing would have been delighted with a fifth-place finish. Those days are gone. Now, a fifth-place finish is met with rolling up the sleeves and working hard to get back to the spot the team...
Published: 03/21/15

‘For the fans’ lives on

When Dr. Don Panoz founded the American Le Mans Series back in the late 1990s, he had one basic premise in mind. The series was intended “for the fans” and that premise has transferred over to the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship.
Published: 03/18/15
Updated: 03/20/15

Illness doesn’t slow Dean down

After talking to Sebring's John Dean last week for the article that's on this page, and noting how much he was looking forward to getting behind the steering wheel, I thought it was a little bit odd that he didn't partake in Tuesday's test session. I...
Published: 03/19/15
Updated: 03/20/15
DeltaWing has high hopes

DeltaWing has high hopes

SEBRING - DelataWing Racing is heading to Sebring off a disappointing result at Daytona, but also with plenty of enthusiasm and high expectations. The team closed out the 2014 season with a solid fourth-place finish at Road Atlanta, but fell victim t...
Published: 03/20/15
Sick Sideways runs 1-2

Sick Sideways runs 1-2

SEBRING - The Battery Tender Mazda MX-5 Cup season couldn't have started much better for Sebring's Sick Sideways team. Newcomer Drake Kemper placed first in Thursday's season-opener and he was closely followed by team owner John Dean, who was able to...
Published: 03/20/15
SpeedSource making gains

SpeedSource making gains

SEBRING - The SpeedSource Mazda LMP2s are hard to miss on the track. With SKYACTIV liberally displayed all over the cars, the diesel-powered Mazda's stand out from the rerst of the field. But what's inside the No. 70 and No. 07 SpeedSource cars are w...
Published: 03/20/15
Wildcats top Red Devils

Wildcats top Red Devils

AVON PARK — Hardee utilized timely hitting and solid pitching to post a 5-2 win over Avon Park on Wednesday at Head Field.
Published: 03/20/15