Sebring: Peugeot race report

LESSONS LEARNT AT SEBRING When the decision was taken to enter a single 908 HDi FAP for the 2008 12 Hours of Sebring, Team Peugeot Total was clear about its objective which was to prepare for this year's priority,...

LESSONS LEARNT AT SEBRING

When the decision was taken to enter a single 908 HDi FAP for the 2008 12 Hours of Sebring, Team Peugeot Total was clear about its objective which was to prepare for this year's priority, the Le Mans 24 Hours. The race enabled it to accomplish that mission and the overall result was finally positive for the team which saw the 908 overcome technical problems to finish the race after spending more than two hours in front and with the fastest race lap under its belt.

Despite the frustration of not being able to start from pole position after the results of the qualifying session were scrubbed, Nicolas Minassian started the race for Peugeot intent on being first into the opening corner.

Watched closely by the entire Team Peugeot Total squad, he achieved his goal and the car went on to pull out an assertive lead as Portugal's Pedro Lamy and fellow Frenchman St

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