Alpine claims victory in shortened 1000 Miles of Sebring
Florida storm brings an early halt to the opening round of the FIA WEC season, ensuring that Alpine becomes the first French winner in the series” history. Meanwhile, Joshua Pierson becomes the WEC”s youngest winner at 16 years old in LMP2
The Tricolore of France was carried to victory by Alpine after André Negrão, Nicolas Lapierre and Matthieu Vaxiviere won a dramatic opening race for the 2022 FIA World Endurance Championship.
The 1000 Miles of Sebring was called to a premature halt after 194 laps of the 6.019km (3.74-mile) circuit with 70 minutes remaining due to the hazard posed by an oncoming thunderstorm of epic proportions.
Full report on FIAWEC.com