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VISIT FLORIDA Racing  At Home with the Rolex 24 At Daytona

VISIT FLORIDA Racing At Home with the Rolex 24 At Daytona

News, Weathertech Sportscar Championship January 24, 2017 at 7:04 pm

Event: IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s 55th Annual Rolex 24 At Daytona, a 24-hour endurance race at Daytona International Speedway Track: 3.56-miles in length with 12 turns, features the high banks of the NASCAR oval as well as the infield road course section International Driver Line-up: Marc Goossens (Belgium), Renger vanRead More

Walt’s Words – 1/23/2017  –  The Rolex 24 hours at Daytona

Walt’s Words – 1/23/2017 – The Rolex 24 hours at Daytona

Walt's Words, Weathertech Sportscar Championship January 23, 2017 at 7:20 pm

Here the season for IMSA is the 1st of the 2017 Weathertech Sportscar Championship series, the Rolex 24 hours of Daytona. A legendary race of cars, drivers, teams for 24 hours, once around the clock.  Starts in the day and goes into the night.  I have seen great weather, coldRead More

Test Day for MSR Racing at Le Mans

Test Day for MSR Racing at Le Mans

News June 14, 2016 at 9:57 am

Test Day Impressions from Michael Shank Racing with Curb/Agajanian’s Pew and Negri Le Mans, France. (9 June 2016) – With 8.4 miles of pavement that includes the Porsche Curves, Mulsanne Straight, Ford Chicane, Tetre Rouge, Arnage, and Indianapolis, there is no other track in the world like Le Mans. Last Sunday’sRead More

Walt’s Weekly – 2/28/2016

News, Walt's Words February 28, 2016 at 1:57 pm

Usually this is the last day of February, but every four years we have leap year, an added day to the month of February-the 29th.  It is not special to most of us, but it is to those that have birthdays on the 29th as it only really comes aroundRead More

Risi Competizione to Le Mans

Risi Competizione to Le Mans

News, Weathertech Sportscar Championship February 7, 2016 at 4:21 pm

RISI COMPETIZIONE RECEIVES INVITATION TO 24 HOURS OF LE MANS Houston, Texas (February 5, 2016)…Risi Competizione is proud to announce they have received an invitation from the Automobile Club de l’Ouest (ACO) for the 84th annual 24 Hours of Le Mans race. The Houston, Texas-based American team received delivery ofRead More

Porsche 911 on Two podiums at Rolex 24 hours

Porsche 911 on Two podiums at Rolex 24 hours

News, Weathertech Sportscar Championship February 2, 2016 at 12:43 am

    Two podium spots for Porsche 911 at season-­opener in Florida Stuttgart.   After   24   hours   on   the   Daytona   International   Speedway,   Earl   Bamber missed out on victory by just twelve seconds. Driving the Porsche 911 RSR of Por-sche North America, the Le Mans winner from New Zealand had held theRead More

Viper Exchange Finishes 3rd at Rolex 24 hours

Viper Exchange Finishes 3rd at Rolex 24 hours

News, Weathertech Sportscar Championship February 1, 2016 at 11:52 pm

No. 93 #TeamTexas ViperExchange.com Riley Motorsports Dodge Viper GT3-R Finishes Third In The Rolex 24 At Daytona No. 33 Gas Monkey Garage Dodge Viper GT3-R Also Hits the Top 10 in Daytona Opener DAYTONA BEACH, Florida (January 31, 2016) – The No. 93 “Don’t mess with Texas” #TeamTexas ViperExchange.com DodgeRead More

Heart of Racing finishes 9th in 24 hours

Heart of Racing finishes 9th in 24 hours

News, Weathertech Sportscar Championship February 1, 2016 at 1:45 am

The Heart of Racing Finishes Ninth in the Rolex 24 At Daytona DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 31, 2016) – The Heart of Racing drivers Mario Farnbacher (Germany), Ian James (Phoenix) , Alex Riberas (Spain), and Wolf Henzler (Germany) finished ninth in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Rolex 24 At Daytona.Read More

WeatherTech Racing Weathers Problems

WeatherTech Racing Weathers Problems

News, Weathertech Sportscar Championship February 1, 2016 at 1:17 am

WeatherTech Racing Finishes Thirteenth in GTD at Daytona    Small bolt failure foils strong run DAYTONA BEACH,Fla. (Jan. 31, 2016) – WeatherTech Racing drivers David MacNeil (Hinsdale, Ill.), Cooper MacNeil (Hinsdale, Ill.), Keen (Charleston, S.C.), Shane van Gisbergen (New Zealand) and Gunnar Jeannette (Salt Lake City, Utah) finished the 54Read More

Walt’s Weekly – 01/31/2016

Walt’s Weekly – 01/31/2016

News, Walt's Words, Weathertech Sportscar Championship January 31, 2016 at 11:53 pm

Today was the end of the start of the new season for the IMSA Weather Tech SportsCar Championship with the Rolex 24 hours of Daytona.  Finally the Daytona International Speedway for the last 2 1/2 years remodel of the grandstands has been completed.  I will bring more information on thisRead More