The 10 greatest ALMS races

The 10 greatest ALMS races

This weekend's Petit Le Mans will be the last-ever American Le Mans Series race. As a tribute, GARY WATKINS picks out the championship's 10 best encounters

Outside victory is Acura's first

2008 Lime Rock

There wasn't much money on Highcroft giving Acura a first outright ALMS victory after the opening exchanges. David Brabham qualified on pole, but team-mate Scott Sharp was in freefall down the order with a broken diffuser.

Speedy pitwork and canny tactics by the Highcroft crew - followed by a superlative drive from Brabham - sealed an amazing victory, one that was never in doubt in Brabham's mind.

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