|Ferrari 458 crash at 2011 12 Hours of Sebring|
Photo by Rick Dole for Michelin North America
|Race winning Peugeot 908 at 2011 12 Hours of Sebring|
Almost Everything Autobody watched the 59th running of the 12 Hours of Sebring on ESPN. We thought we were watching a NASCAR event instead of American Le Mans. Endurance racing used to be tough enough without worring about other racers hitting you on purpose. No longer. Drivers bumped & grinded all 12 hours. Cars were destroyed, carried back to the pits, rebuilt and went back out on the track. Favorites from Audi & Ferrari were totaled allowing Peugeot to win overall for the 2nd year in a row and BMW to win the GT2 class.
Here's footage from one of the big crashes that took out the Ferrari 458: