sports car week … let’s go racing

Carroll Shelby in the factory Aston Marton DB3S at Sebring, 1954 Grand Prix of Endurance

Sebring International Raceway was to evolve out of a portion of Hendricks Airfield, an old WWII runway that was used for the training of B17 Flying Fortresses pilots
the first race was organised in 1950 & by 1952 the “12 Hours of Sebring” were born

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Gerhard Mitter getting out of his factory Shell Porsche 907 at the 1968 Targa Florio

Mitter raced together with Ludovico Scarfiotti, this is actually the T-car that they used in the race because their number one car got damaged during a practice accident