came to be missing one or two lap, Jan Magnussen as his son Kevin Magnussen could have gotten a 'round' weekend.
Superveteranen came otherwise with a fine spurt in the night on the waterfront in Long Beach, but it turned out to be too late to catch the leading Porsche, so the Corvette must wait to get bilmærkets victory no. 100 in the u.s. sportsmesterskab in the weekend, where the Formula 1 will celebrate the ran no. 1000.
There was, as so often before drama to the finish line, as vinderbilen from Porsche of Earl Bamber, New Zealand and Laurens Vanthoor, Belgium, got in trouble because of a defective diffuser, which affected the aerodynamics.
along the Way in the hectic finale came a Ford GT with Dirk Müller, Germany, so much under pressure that the experienced German drove in the wall, and it was instrumental in the Jan Magnussen and team mate Antonio Garcia managed to run forward from a fifth place to a second place finish in the season's shortest race, a 100-minute race.
Towards the end of the race was reported on the smoke from Jan Magnussen, but the Corvette has subsequently not reported out of the reason, which can easily be caused by something spilled oil.
Sprintløbet is a part of the great racerweekend in California with both sports cars and Indy Car, which replaced the Formula 1, which from 1976 to 1983 was also past the 3.1 km long track.
Even though it failed with a victory, there was still joy after the race in the Corvette camp, because the Danish/Spanish duo are promoting in the championship, as the d'men have won the past two years.