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2001 12 Hours of Sebring

The 2001 Exxon Superflo 12 Hours of Sebring was the 49th running of this event. It was both the second round of the 2001 American Le Mans Series season and the opening round of the new European Le Mans Series. It took place at Sebring International Raceway, Florida, on March 17, 2001.

French Porsche driver and ambassador Bob Wollek was killed nearby the circuit following a practice session. Wollek had been riding a bicycle along a nearby highway when he was struck by a van. A minute of silence was held prior to the start of the race. Wollek's team, Petersen Motorsports, withdrew from the event out of respect.[1]

Official results

Class winners in bold.

Pos Class No Team Drivers Chassis Tyre Laps
1 LMP900 1 23x15px Audi Sport North America 23x15px Rinaldo Capello
23x15px Michele Alboreto
23x15px Laurent Aïello
Audi R8 M 370
Audi 3.6L Turbo V8
2 LMP900 2 23x15px Audi Sport North America 23x15px Frank Biela
23x15px Emanuele Pirro
23x15px Tom Kristensen
Audi R8 M 370
Audi 3.6L Turbo V8
3 LMP900 38 23x15px Champion Racing 23x15px Dorsey Schroeder
23x15px Andy Wallace
23x15px Ralf Kelleners
Audi R8 M 366
Audi 3.6L Turbo V8
4 LMP900 18 23x15px Johansson Motorsport
23x15px Arena Motorsport
23x15px Stefan Johansson
23x15px Guy Smith
Audi R8 M 362
Audi 3.6L Turbo V8
5 LMP900 37 23x15px Intersport 23x15px John Field
23x15px Duncan Dayton
23x15px Rick Sutherland
Lola B2K/10 G 332
Judd GV4 4.0L V10
6 GTS 26 23x15px Konrad Team Saleen 23x15px Terry Borcheller
23x15px Oliver Gavin
23x15px Franz Konrad
Saleen S7-R G 332
Ford 7.0L V8
7 GTS 4 23x15px Corvette Racing 23x15px Andy Pilgrim
23x15px Kelly Collins
23x15px Franck Fréon
Chevrolet Corvette C5-R G 331
Chevrolet 7.0L V8
8 GT 23 23x15px Alex Job Racing 23x15px Lucas Luhr
23x15px Sascha Maassen
23x15px Emmanuel Collard
Porsche 911 GT3-RS M 326
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
9 GT 22 23x15px Alex Job Racing 23x15px Randy Pobst
23x15px Christian Menzel
23x15px Timo Bernhard
Porsche 911 GT3-RS M 326
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
10 GT 42 23x15px BMW Motorsport
23x15px Schnitzer Motorsport
23x15px Jörg Müller
23x15px JJ Lehto
BMW M3 GTR M 324
BMW 4.0L V8
11 GTS 3 23x15px Corvette Racing 23x15px Ron Fellows
23x15px Johnny O'Connell
23x15px Chris Kneifel
Chevrolet Corvette C5-R G 322
Chevrolet 7.0L V8
12 GT 6 23x15px Prototype Technology Group 23x15px Boris Said
23x15px Hans-Joachim Stuck
23x15px Peter Cunningham
BMW M3 Y 318
BMW 3.2L I6
13 GT 00 23x15px Larbre Compétition 23x15px Christophe Bouchut
23x15px Patrice Goueslard
23x15px Sébastien Dumez
Porsche 911 GT3-RS M 317
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
14 GT 53 23x15px Seikel Motorsport 23x15px Alex Caffi
23x15px Fabio Babini
23x15px Gabrio Rosa
Porsche 911 GT3-RS Y 312
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
15 GT 69 23x15px Kyser Racing 23x15px Jeffrey Pabst
23x15px Kye Wankum
23x15px Joe Foster
Porsche 911 GT3-R D 306
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
16 GT 36 23x15px Jürgen Alzen Motorsport 23x15px Jürgen Alzen
23x15px Ulli Richter
Porsche 911 GT3-RS Y 306
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
17 GT 58 23x15px Freisinger Motorsport 23x15px Wolfgang Kaufmann
23x15px Stéphane Ortelli
Porsche 911 GT3-RS Y 300
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
18 GTS 45 23x15px American Viperacing 23x15px Erik Messley
23x15px Jeff Altenburg
23x15px Stu Hayner
Dodge Viper GTS-R D 298
Dodge 8.0L V10
19 GT 09 23x15px Cirtek Motorsport 23x15px Keith Alexander
23x15px Chris Gleason
23x15px Gavin Pickering
Porsche 911 GT3-RS D 293
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
GT 59 23x15px Freisinger Motorsport 23x15px Klaus Horn
23x15px Nigel Smith
Porsche 911 GT3-RS Y 276
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
GT 66 23x15px The Racer's Group 23x15px Kevin Buckler
23x15px Tom McGlynn
23x15px Stephen Earle
Porsche 911 GT3-RS Y 271
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
22 GTS 44 23x15px American Viperacing 23x15px Tom Weickardt
23x15px Joe Ellis
23x15px Andy Pardoe
Dodge Viper GTS-R D 235
Dodge 8.0L V10
LMP900 16 23x15px Dyson Racing Team 23x15px Butch Leitzinger
23x15px Elliott Forbes-Robinson
23x15px James Weaver
Riley & Scott Mk III C G 205
Lincoln (Élan) 6.0L V8
GT 43 23x15px BMW Motorsport
23x15px Schnitzer Motorsport
23x15px Dirk Müller
23x15px Fredrik Ekblom
BMW M3 M 168
BMW 3.2L I6
LMP900 72 23x15px Pescarolo Sport 23x15px Jean-Christophe Boullion
23x15px Sébastien Bourdais
23x15px Laurent Redon
Courage C60 M 167
Peugeot A32 3.2L Turbo V6
GT 07 23x15px RWS Motorsport 23x15px Norman Simon
23x15px Dieter Quester
23x15px Philipp Peter
Porsche 911 GT3-R D 127
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
GT 15 23x15px Dick Barbour Racing 23x15px Mark Neuhaus
23x15px Grady Willingham
23x15px Randy Wars
Porsche 911 GT3-R D 121
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
LMP900 50 23x15px Panoz Motor Sports 23x15px Jan Magnussen
23x15px David Brabham
Panoz LMP07 M 109
Élan (Zytek) 4.0L V8
GT 17 23x15px Trinkler Racing 23x15px Owen Trinkler
23x15px Andy Lally
23x15px B.J. Zacharias
Chevrolet Corvette C5 LM-GT G 108
Chevrolet 5.7L V8
LMP675 11 23x15px Roock-KnightHawk Racing 23x15px Steven Knight
23x15px Mel Hawkins
23x15px Claudia Hürtgen
Lola B2K/40 A 105
Nissan (AER) VQL 3.4L V6
GT 98 23x15px Kelly-Moss Motorsports 23x15px Cort Wagner
23x15px Rick Polk
23x15px Darren Law
Porsche 911 GT3-R Y 68
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
GT 52 23x15px Seikel Motorsport 23x15px Brian Burgess
23x15px Philip Collin
23x15px Andrew Bagnall
Porsche 911 GT3-RS Y 60
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
GT 10 23x15px Prototype Technology Group 23x15px Bill Auberlen
23x15px Joey Hand
23x15px Niclas Jönsson
BMW M3 Y 57
BMW 3.2L I6
GT 12 23x15px Aspen Knolls MCR 23x15px Shane Lewis
23x15px Vic Rice
23x15px Bob Mazzuoccola
Callaway C12-R G 50
Chevrolet 7.0L V8
GT 99 23x15px Kelly-Moss Motorsports 23x15px Anthony Lazzaro
23x15px David Murry
Porsche 911 GT3-RS Y 47
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
LMP900 51 23x15px Panoz Motor Sports 23x15px Klaus Graf
23x15px Gualter Salles
Panoz LMP07 M 116
Élan (Zytek) 4.0L V8
DSQ GT 34 23x15px Orbit 23x15px Leo Hindery
23x15px Peter Baron
23x15px Gian Luigi Buitoni
Porsche 911 GT3-RS D 84
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
DSQ GT 47 23x15px Broadfoot Racing 23x15px John Warner
23x15px Allan Ziegelman
23x15px Paco Orti
Porsche 911 GT3-R D 64
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
DNS GT 30 23x15px Petersen Motorsports 23x15px Johnny Mowlem
23x15px Bob Wollek
23x15px Michael Peterseon
Porsche 911 GT3-R M -
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
DNS GT 35 23x15px Orbit 23x15px Tony Kester
23x15px Richard Millman
  1. REDIRECT Template:Country data Republic of Ireland Tommy Byrne
Porsche 911 GT3-RS D -
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6

† - #47 Broadfoot Racing was disqualified during the race for making an illegal repair to their car. #34 Orbit was disqualified during the race for receiving outside assistance while still on the track.


  • Pole Position - #2 Audi Sport North America - 1:49.477
  • Fastest Lap - #2 Audi Sport North America - 1:49.666
  • Distance - 2203.192 km
  • Average Speed - 183.438 km/h


  1. ^ "Bob Wollek Killed In Traffic Accident". Atlas F1. Retrieved 2007-10-24. 

External links

American Le Mans Series
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2001 Grand Prix of Texas
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2001 ELMS at Donington Park
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2001 ELMS at Donington Park