grand-am.com Archives - 13 January 2013, Sunday

  • #TeamSahlen leads second day of Roar Before The #Rolex24 Testing at @DISupdates #GRANDAM

    Team Sahlen Leads Second Day Of Testing In ‘Roar Before The Rolex 24’

    grand-am.com 06 Jan '13, 1am

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 5, 2013) – After a decade of racing in GRAND-AM’s production-based classes, Team Sahlen is proving to be a quick learner in its move to the premier Daytona Prototype class. Dane Cameron drove the team’s new No. 42 BMW/Riley to the fastest lap of the “Roar Bef...

  • Rolex

    grand-am.com 05 Jan '13, 4pm

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  • Good way to kick off our 2013 season... Fastest on opening day at Daytona:

    Allmendinger Picks Up Where He Left Off, Fastest On Day 1

    grand-am.com 04 Jan '13, 7pm

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Defending Rolex 24 winners AJ Allmendinger and Andy Lally led their respective classes in Friday afternoon’s second and final practice session to open the Roar Before the Rolex 24. With the track dry following a damp morning sessions, the afternoon times were fas...

  • .@WayneTaylorRcng welcomes @RyanHunterReay for #Rolex24, @VelocityWW new primary sponsor: #GRANDAM

    Ryan Hunter-Reay Joins WTR Lineup for Rolex 24

    grand-am.com 03 Jan '13, 10pm

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 3, 2013) – Reigning IZOD IndyCar Series champion Ryan Hunter-Reay has been named the third co-driver alongside 2013 full-time teammates Max Angelelli and Jordan Taylor when the newly christened No. 10 Velocity Worldwide Corvette Dallara DP for Wayne Taylor Ra...

  • Doran Racing Announces 2013 Rolex Series Plans, Next Stop Daytona

    grand-am.com 31 Dec '12, 10pm

    Dr. Jim Lowe is preparing to start the New Year right as he heads down to the official three-day Roar Before the 24 test, at Daytona International Speedway beginning January 4, 2013. The Neurosurgeon from Villanova, Pennsylvania, will once again team with Paul Tracy behind the wheel o...

  • Team Sahlen completes #Rolex24 driver lineup, reveals DP paint scheme: #GRANDAM

    Junqueira, Drisi Complete Team Sahlen Lineup for Rolex 24

    grand-am.com 19 Dec '12, 10pm

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Team Sahlen completed its lineup for the 2013 Rolex 24 At Daytona with the addition of open-wheel star Bruno Junqueira and endurance racing veteran Tomy Drissi. The pair will join Simon Pagenaud, Joe Sahlen, Joe Nonnamaker, Will Nonnamaker and Wayne Nonnamaker in...

  • Past winners @scottpruett01 and @jpmontoya reunited for 2013 #Rolex24 run. #GRANDAM

    Two-Time Winners Pruett, Montoya Reunited For 51st Rolex 24

    grand-am.com 19 Dec '12, 9pm

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 19, 2012) – The first two times that Scott Pruett and Juan Pablo Montoya co-drove in the Rolex 24 At Daytona, they drove to victory in the legendary endurance test. After winning in 2007 and 2008, the two finished second in the 2009 classic but have competed ...

  • Two more #Rolex24 lineups confirmed: and @Brumos_Porsche #ScuderiaCorsa #GRANDAM

    Scuderia Corsa Announces Two Cars For Rolex 24 At Daytona

    grand-am.com 14 Dec '12, 6pm

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – In front of several hundred Ferrari customers, collectors and automotive enthusiasts, Giacomo Mattioli, team principal of Scuderia Corsa announced that both the team’s No. 63 and No. 64, 458 Italia’s would soon be heading to Daytona Beach to compete in the lege...

  • Two more #Rolex24 lineups confirmed: and @Brumos_Porsche #ScuderiaCorsa #GRANDAM

    Brumos Racing Sets Driver Lineup For Rolex 24 At Daytona

    grand-am.com 14 Dec '12, 6pm

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - For fans of Brumos Racing, there is no place like Daytona International Speedway as the GRAND-AM Rolex Series kicks off a new season with the iconic Rolex 24 at Daytona. Last year was not only the 50th running of the twice-around-the-clock race, it marked a signif...

  • Welcome back Olly! What a stellar line up!

    Spirit of Daytona Finalizes Rolex 24 Driver Lineup

    grand-am.com 12 Dec '12, 10am

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (December 11, 2012) – Spirit of Daytona Racing is proud to announce that Oliver Gavin will be joining Antonio Garcia, Richard Westbrook and Ricky Taylor in the No. 90 Corvette DP for the Rolex 24 At Daytona. Gavin competed alongside Garcia and Westbrook at the 50th...

  • I will do next years Daytona 24 hour race with Alex Job Racing. Hope to go one better then this year and get the win!!

    WeatherTech and Alex Job Racing Begin 2013 Season with Rolex 24

    grand-am.com 11 Dec '12, 4pm

    TAVARES, Fla. (Dec. 11, 2012) - WeatherTech Racing has assembled an all-star line-up of drivers to compete for the GT Class win at the GRAND-AM Rolex 24 Hour at Daytona to run Jan. 26-27. The international driving team will take part in the Roar Before the 24 at Daytona International ...

  • Really pumped to have @simonpagenaud join us for @RolexSeries #Rolex24!

    France’s Pagenaud Readies For First Rolex 24 At Daytona With Team Sahlen’s Daytona Prototype Debut

    grand-am.com 06 Dec '12, 7pm

    The "Wayne and Dane" Show is adding a marquee name to its first-ever Daytona Prototype lineup. World-class endurance driver Simon Pagenaud will join Wayne Nonnamaker and Dane Cameron in Team Sahlen's No. 42 BMW Riley for January's 51st running of the Rolex 24 At Daytona. Never shy abo...

  • Mazda6 Confirmed For New GX Class. #GRANDAM @MazdaUSA

    Mazda6 Confirmed For 2013 Rolex Series GX Class

    grand-am.com 29 Nov '12, 5pm

    November 29, 2012 (LOS ANGELES, Calif) Mazda North American Operations today announced at the Los Angeles Auto Show that the racing version of the 2014 Mazda6 will make its motorsports debut at the Rolex 24 endurance race on January 26-27, 2013 in Daytona Beach, Fla. The Mazda6 raceca...

  • Action Express Sets #Rolex24 Roster: @barbosaracing @fittitweet @FelipeNasr @m_rockenfeller @NelsonPiquet #Frisselles

    Action Express Racing Finalizes Rolex 24 Driver Roster

    grand-am.com 28 Nov '12, 2pm

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Action Express Racing is proud to announce a star-studded lineup for the 51st Running of the Rolex 24 At Daytona. Full-time AXR drivers Joao Barbosa, Christian Fittipaldi, along with Brian and Burt Frisselle, will be joined by Mike Rockenfeller, Felipe Nasr and N...

  • #Rolex24 field already starting to take shape: #GRANDAM

    Anticipation Building For Rolex 24, 2013 Rolex Series Season

    grand-am.com 27 Nov '12, 9pm

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 27, 2012) – The stars are already coming out for the 51st Rolex 24 At Daytona. GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series teams are beginning to announce their lineups for the endurance classic on Jan. 26-27, the opening event of the 2013 season. AIM Autosport With Fer...

  • Action Express, Audi Of America, Conquest Racing Highlight Opening Day Of Rolex Series Daytona Test...

    Action Express, Audi Of America, Conquest Racing Highlight Opening Day Of Rolex Series Daytona Test

    grand-am.com 13 Nov '12, 11pm

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 13, 2012) – While 20 GRAND-AM Rolex Series teams were preparing for 2013 competition Tuesday at Daytona International Speedway, an American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón team was on hand providing valuable data looking ahead to 2014 competition. ...

  • .@OzzNegri turns fastest lap in opening Rolex Series session at @kansasspeedway. #GRANDAM

    Kansas Test: Ozz Negri Tops Charts In Opening Rolex Series Session

    grand-am.com 27 Oct '12, 5pm

    In the first of three Rolex Series sessions Saturday in the GRAND-AM open test at Kansas Speedway, Ozz Negri had the fast lap, in the No. 60 Ford/Riley of Michael Shank Racing – 1 minute, 10.383 seconds/121.222 mph on the new 2.37-mile road course. Two more Rolex Series sessions are c...

  • Rolex 24 Legend Hurley Haywood Not Sure How He’ll Adjust To New Daytona Role via @sharethis #Porsche

    Rolex 24 Legend Hurley Haywood Not Sure How He’ll Adjust To New Daytona Role

    grand-am.com 25 Oct '12, 11pm

    Next year's Rolex 24 At Daytona will mark unfamiliar territory for Hurley Haywood, the race's only five-time winner. The 51st running of the twice, around–the–clock event will be the first for Haywood as a spectator. "I'd have to say it's going to be unusual," said Haywood. "I have al...

  • APR, Audi, @Dionvmracing look to contend for 2013 #RolexSeries GT championship:

    Audi's R8 GRAND-AM Looks to Contend for 2013 Rolex Series Title

    grand-am.com 11 Oct '12, 7pm

    Audi has few peers in the world of championship sports car racing. In the past season, however, the manufacturer's R8 GRAND-AM was very much a rookie in the GRAND-AM Rolex Series GT category. APR Motorsport's No. 51 team struggled through much of the campaign failing to post a top-10 ...

  • GRAND-AM Recognizes Top Rolex Series Drivers And Teams At Rolex Awards. LINK: #GRANDAM

    GRAND-AM Recognizes Top Rolex Series Drivers And Teams

    grand-am.com 02 Oct '12, 2am

    NEW YORK (Oct. 1, 2012) – GRAND-AM Road Racing basked in the bright lights of Broadway in Monday evening’s Rolex Champion Awards presented by SunTrust at Gotham Hall in downtown Manhattan. Winning top honors with their third consecutive Daytona Prototype championship were drivers Scot...

  • Taylor, Angelelli Win Lime Rock Battle; Pruett, Rojas Win Rolex Series War. LINK: #GRANDAM

    Taylor, Angelelli Win Lime Rock Battle; Pruett, Rojas Win Rolex Series War

    grand-am.com 29 Sep '12, 11pm

    LAKEVILLE, Conn. (September 29, 2012) – Max Angelelli and Ricky Taylor scored their third consecutive Lime Rock Park race victory and Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas wrapped up their third consecutive Daytona Prototype championship in Saturday’s Rolex Series season finale in the GRAND-AM ...

  • Notes and quotes from @limerockpark. LINK: #GRANDAM

    GRAND-AM Cooldown Lap: Lime Rock Park (Rolex)

    grand-am.com 29 Sep '12, 11pm

    Taylor held off Antonio Garcia to win by .334 seconds, giving the No. 10 SunTrust Corvette DP its third victory of the season. Garcia and Richard Westbrook also ended the season as three-time winners in the No. 90 Spirit of Daytona Corvette DP. Alex Gurney and Alex Gurney rounded out ...

  • GrandAm > RolexMoments

    grand-am.com 26 Sep '12, 2pm

    Michael Shank Racing Wins 50th Rolex 24 at Daytona In its ninth attempt to win the prestigious race, Michael Shank Racing triumphs with drivers Ozz Negri, John Pew, AJ Allmendinger, and Justin Wilson. Spirit of Daytona Gets Its First DP Win And The First Win For The Corvette DP At Bar...

  • GrandAm > RolexMoments

    grand-am.com 26 Sep '12, 2pm

    Starworks Motorsport Wins Inaugural Race At Indianapolis Motor Speedway As Well As NAEC Starworks Motorsport wins the inaugural race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and earns North American Endurance Championship Daytona Prototype honors.

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    grand-am.com 26 Sep '12, 1pm

    The Rolex 24 At Daytona features international stars of DAYTONA Prototype and GT-class racing twice-around-the-clock in the ultimate test of driver and machine. Past race winners include AJ Allmendinger, Scott Pruett and Darren Law.

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    grand-am.com 26 Sep '12, 2am

    News Rolex 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 Continental Tire 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 Total Showcase NAEC Ferrari Challenge Team/Industry News GRAND-AM TV Photos Rolex Continental TIre Total Showcase Schedule/Results Rolex Continental Tire Total Showcase NAEC Ferrari Challenge iRacing Standin...

  • Recording Artist @TheEdwinMcCain To Perform At Rolex Champions Awards. LINK: #GRANDAM

    Recording Artist Edwin McCain To Perform At Rolex Champions Awards

    grand-am.com 20 Sep '12, 2pm

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Sept. 20, 2012) – GRAND-AM Road Racing announced today that popular singer/songwriter Edwin McCain will provide the entertainment for the GRAND-AM Rolex Champions Awards presented by SunTrust, set for Oct. 1 at Gotham Hall in New York. McCain will open the program...

  • Notes and quotes from @MazdaRaceway. LINK: #GRANDAM #GAonSPEED

    Cooldown Lap: Continental Tire Sports Car Festival

    grand-am.com 10 Sep '12, 12am

    Spirit of Daytona's Richard Westbrook and Antonio Garcia added to their 2012 laurels, winning Sunday’s Continental Tires Sports Car Festival Powered by Mazda to become the first GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series Daytona Prototype team with three victories this season. For Jon Fogarty, ...

  • Westbrook, Lindsey Lead Rolex Series Saturday Morning Tune-Up at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

    grand-am.com 08 Sep '12, 5pm

    MONTEREY, Calif. – Richard Westbrook was quickest in Saturday morning Rolex Series practice at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, while Patrick Lindsey led the way in GT in the final session prior to qualifying. Westbrook logged a best time of 1:21.687 (98.630 mph) in the No. 90 Spirit of Day...

  • Westbrook, Balzan Earn Rolex Series Poles At Mazda Raceway

    grand-am.com 07 Sep '12, 8pm

    MONTEREY, Calif. – Richard Westbrook, driving the No. 90 Spirit of Daytona Corvette DP, has won the pole for Sunday’s GRAND-AM Sports Car Series Continental Tire Festival Powered by Mazda. Westbrook recorded Saturday’s fast lap of 1:21.042 (99.415 mph) around Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca...