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12 hour mark: Rolex 24 at Daytona
Jan29

12 hour mark: Rolex 24 at Daytona

Defending race champions ESM suffered heartbreak just before half way through today’s Rolex 24 at Daytona with the race leading No.22 headed to the garage after contact. Heavy rain and cold temperature had the No.22 Nissan Onroak DPi struggle to get heat into its tires when Brendon Hartley exited the pits on new rubber. After almost running ride at both hairpins in the infield, Hartley suffered a “wiggle” coming on...

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6 Hour mark: Rolex 24 at Daytona
Jan28

6 Hour mark: Rolex 24 at Daytona

The action in the opening six hours of the Rolex 24 at Daytona was spectacular and battles raged throughout the field. Not only did teams face another 18 hours of competition, rain began to hit the track shortly after the six hour mark. While the Porsche of Patrick Pilet, Dirk Werner and Fred Makowiecki were scored as the race leader as pit stops cycled through in the GTLM class when the clock ticked past the six hour mark, the...

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Ready for the ultimate Rolex battle
Jan27

Ready for the ultimate Rolex battle

Practice and qualifying is run and done and now the stars and cars in the GTLM class in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship are going through their final preparations for tomorrow’ Rolex 24 at Daytona. Last year’s amazing Corvette Racing 1-2 finish proved while qualifying may be important for generating headlines, it doesn’t necessarily have a major impact on the result. The two Corvettes last year only qualified seventh and...

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Ford storms to Rolex 24 pole
Jan26

Ford storms to Rolex 24 pole

Ford dominated GTLM qualifying at the Rolex 24 at Daytona with Joey Hand taking the top spot aboard the No.66 Ford GT. Hand stopped the clocks at 1:43.473 to topple teammates Richard Westbook and Olivier Pla to score a Ford 1-2-3. Toni Vilander was the “best of the best” for Risi Competizione aboard the Ferrari 488 GTE. The pole was Ford’s sixth in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship since making its debut...

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Ford’s flying at Daytona
Jan08

Ford’s flying at Daytona

  Ford’s four-car assault on the Rolex 24 at Daytona stepped into high gear at the Roar before the 24 on Saturday with the blue oval brand finishing one-two-three in night testing and setting the overall fastest time of the day. British ace Andy Priaulx set the fastest time of the night ahead of teammates Olivier Pla and Richard Westbrook. In the overall times for the day, IndyCar ace Scott Dixon was the fastest man –...

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