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Flat Spot On: Rolex, IMSA a Long Way from Formula Fords at Pocono
Friday, 25 Jan, 2019 – 13:37 | Comments Off on Flat Spot On: Rolex, IMSA a Long Way from Formula Fords at Pocono
Flat Spot On: Rolex, IMSA a Long Way from Formula Fords at Pocono

Oliver Jarvis put the No. 77 Mazda Team Joest DPi car on the pole for the 2019 Rolex 24 sports car race in Daytona. The 57th running of the race begins on Saturday afternoon and ends on Sunday.

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior WriterRacinToday.com

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Here we go again.

Hope springs eternal in the paddock […]

Mazda Roared Like Crazy Down in Daytona
Sunday, 6 Jan, 2019 – 16:52 | Comments Off on Mazda Roared Like Crazy Down in Daytona
Mazda Roared Like Crazy Down in Daytona

Mazda DPi cars ruled the weekend in the Daytona infield.

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After three days of the Roar Before the Rolex 24, it was the Mazda DPi entries that roared the loudest

Mazdas logged the fastest times in four of the seven practices at the Roar, which is held on the infield road course at Daytona International Speedway and […]

Vette Vets Ready To Roll At The Rolex 24
Saturday, 5 Jan, 2019 – 9:29 | Comments Off on Vette Vets Ready To Roll At The Rolex 24
Vette Vets Ready To Roll At The Rolex 24

Drivers Jan Magnussen and Antonio Garcia are set to take a shot at winning at third Rolex 24. (Richard Prince/Chevrolet file photo).

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Two-time/reigning GTLM Driver Champions Antonio Garcia and Jan Magnussen headline Corvette Racing’s lineup for the 2019 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship schedule.

IMSA’s landmark 50th season will open with the 57th annual Rolex 24 at Daytona, […]

Barrichello To Do Rolex
Tuesday, 11 Dec, 2018 – 10:27 | Comments Off on Barrichello To Do Rolex
Barrichello To Do Rolex

Rubens Barrichello will drive in the Rolex 24 in 2019.

By John Sturbin/Senior WriterRacinToday.com

Formula One veteran Rubens Barrichello has joined JDC-Miller MotorSports’ revised and renumbered two-car lineup for the 57th running of the Rolex 24 at Daytona, 2019 season-opener for the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.

The twice-around-the clock endurance classic is scheduled for Jan. 26-27 on Daytona […]

‘Red Dragon’ Has Bittersweet Return To The Rolex
Wednesday, 31 Jan, 2018 – 15:45 | Comments Off on ‘Red Dragon’ Has Bittersweet Return To The Rolex
‘Red Dragon’ Has Bittersweet Return To The Rolex

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Returning to the Rolex 24 At Daytona in his new role as sponsor with JDC-Miller MotorSports allowed GAINSCO executive Bob Stallings to experience something completely different during the twice-around-the-clock sports car classic.
SLEEP!
“I left the track between midnight and 12:30 (a.m.) and came back at around 6 […]

Stallings/JDC-Miller Partnership Produces Two Top-10 Overall Finishes
Sunday, 28 Jan, 2018 – 15:14 | One Comment
Stallings/JDC-Miller Partnership Produces Two Top-10 Overall Finishes

(Editor’s Note: This is the second report from the Rolex 24 At Daytona on the return of Dallas businessman/racer Bob Stallings and GAINSCO Auto Insurance to Prototype sports car racing.)
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – A pair of fist-pumping, top-10 Prototype finishes loomed for JDC-Miller MotorSports as the 56th annual Rolex 24 At Daytona entered its final […]

Action Express Cleans Up At The Rolex 24
Sunday, 28 Jan, 2018 – 14:49 | Comments Off on Action Express Cleans Up At The Rolex 24
Action Express Cleans Up At The Rolex 24

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Action Express Racing survived a dying engine in its No. 5 car and a driver-time snafu in its No. 31 car to finish 1-2, respectively, overall in the 56th annual Rolex 24 At Daytona sports car race at Daytona International Speedway on Sunday.
Billed as “North America’s […]

Van Der Zande Likes Being A Control Freak
Saturday, 27 Jan, 2018 – 21:07 | Comments Off on Van Der Zande Likes Being A Control Freak
Van Der Zande Likes Being A Control Freak

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. –What’s it like leading the Rolex 24 At Daytona?
“It’s beautiful when there’s nobody in front,” pole-sitter Renger van der Zande said after completing his opening stints in Saturday’s 56th edition of “North America’s Most Prestigious Sports Car Race.”
van der Zande and the No. 10 Cadillac DPi-V.R. were […]

Castroneves Adjusting To Driving Under A Roof
Saturday, 27 Jan, 2018 – 15:47 | Comments Off on Castroneves Adjusting To Driving Under A Roof
Castroneves Adjusting To Driving Under A Roof

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Helio Castroneves’ transition from Indy car superstar to admitted sports car novice will continue at full-bore this weekend, when the affable Brazilian and Acura Team Penske compete in the 56th annual Rolex 24 At Daytona.
Castroneves missed qualifying on-pole Thursday for the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship […]

Pruett’s ‘Quite A Ride’ Is About To Come To An End
Saturday, 27 Jan, 2018 – 12:53 | Comments Off on Pruett’s ‘Quite A Ride’ Is About To Come To An End
Pruett’s ‘Quite A Ride’ Is About To Come To An End

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. – For 50 years Scott Pruett and racing have been synonymous, but when the checkered flag falls on this weekend’s Rolex 24 at Daytona it will put a period on a championship career that has spanned four different forms of motorsports.
Since age 8, Pruett’s primary focus has been […]