Sebring 12 Hours Thursday Gallery by Bill Kent

By Chris Jasurek, Epoch Times
March 20, 2015 12:02 pm Last Updated: March 20, 2015 12:02 pm

SEBRING, Fla.— The 2015 Tudor SportsCar Championship Twelve Hours of Sebring race weekend is underway, with several series practicing and racing already, preparing for the 12 Hours on Saturday.

Veteran sportscar photographer Bill Kent captured a few images of the Tudor series cars during morning and evening practice. He will be contributing galleries throughout the weekend.

Tickets for the 63rd Twelve Hours of Sebring can be purchased at the gate or through Sebring Raceway‘s website.

For those who cannot attend, the race will be televised/streamed:

The first two hours will be broadcast on Fox Sports 1, starting at 10:30 a.m. EDT Saturday, March 21. From 12:30 p.m. until 7 at night the race will be on Fox Sports 2; then it moves to the Internet on IMSA.com.
Fox Sports Two picks up the action at 10 p.m. and broadcasts the end of the race and winners’ interviews.
Finally, a two-hour summary will air on Fox Sports 1 at 8:30 am on Sunday, March 22.

As always live timing and scoring will be available at IMSA.com..

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#70 SpeedSource Mazda diesel (Bill Kent/Epoch Times)

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#70 SpeedSource Mazda diesel (Bill Kent/Epoch Times)

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GTD-class #007 TRG-AMR Aston Martin V12 Vantage (Bill Kent/Epoch Times)

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#4 Corvette Racing C7.R (Bill Kent/Epoch Times)

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#23 Team Seattle/Alex Job Racing Heart of Racing Porsche 911 GT America—quickest in GTD in Wednesday the morning session (Bill Kent/Epoch Times)

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#97 GTD Turner Motorsport BMW Z4 (Bill Kent/Epoch Times)

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The #58 GTD Wright Motorsports Brumos Porsche 911 GT America in the pits between sessions. The car was running fastest in class in the night session when it had engine problems and caught fire near Turn Seven. The fire was extinguished before the car was too badly damaged, and nobody was hurt. (Bill Kent/Epoch Times)

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#911 Porsche North America RSR—quickest in GTLM in the Thursday morning session. (Bill Kent/Epoch Times)

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The #50 Fifty Plus Racing Riley BMW races to raise money for Alzheimer’s research. (Bill Kent/Epoch Times)

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The #90 VisitFlorida.com Coyote-Corvette (Bill Kent/Epoch Times)

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Brake rotors glow red as the #1 Extreme Speed Motorsports HPD-ARX-03b slows entering Turn Seven. (Bill Kent/Epoch Times)

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Lucas Luhr in the #24 Team RLL BW Z4-GTE was quickest in GTLM Wednesday afternoon. (Bill Kent/Epoch Times)

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