• Jackie Chan DC considering Rolex 24 entry

    IMSA - Jackie Chan DC considering Rolex 24 entry

    racer.com 20 Nov '17, 11pm

    Some of the Jackie Chan DC Racing drivers could be in different teams by the time Daytona arrives, but many of its familiar names could staff the first car. According to Auto Hebdo , the second ORECA 07 could be formed with a proposed lineup of Williams Grand Prix Formula 1 driver Lan...

  • Paul Newman’s 1968 Rolex Daytona watch fetches $17.8M at auction https://t.co/8YMGmifLVE

    RACER Stuff - Paul Newman Rolex Daytona fetches $17.8M at auction

    racer.com 27 Oct '17, 5pm

    Newman's wife Joanne Woodward selected the Rolex Cosmograph Daytona, manufactured in 1968 and designed specifically for motorsport, as a gift with the inscription "DRIVE CAREFULLY ME" around the time Newman's iconic movie "Winning" was filmed. It was fitted with a dial that would late...

  • Alonso to contest Rolex 24 with United Autosports

    IMSA - Alonso to contest Rolex 24 with United Autosports

    racer.com 24 Oct '17, 9am

    Paul di Resta will also drive for United Autosports at Daytona and is set to lead the sister car to spread out the F1 experience across both entries. Alonso and Norris will be joined by Phil Hanson, while di Resta is to share a car with Will Owen. The rest of the line-up has yet to be...

  • PRUETT: Reflecting on the Rolex 24's star power

    IMSA - PRUETT: Reflecting on Daytona's star power

    racer.com 25 Oct '17, 6pm

    Be smart and get your travel plans sorted now, because January's Rolex 24 at Daytona is going to take American sports car racing to a place where it hasn't been in decades. So far, the star power includes: Fernando Alonso. Juan Pablo Montoya. Helio Castroneves. Scott Dixon. Sebastien ...

  • Why Alonso is doing the Rolex 24 at Daytona, and why it's another win on many fronts:

    Insights & Analysis - INSIGHT: Why Alonso is doing Daytona

    racer.com 24 Oct '17, 9am

    Something tells me Fernando Alonso is quite enjoying this... Admittedly, the Spaniard's Indy 500 attempt came completely out of the blue, but a crack at the Rolex 24 is still going to generate plenty of excitement in its own right. Alonso will drive for McLaren executive director Zak ...

  • #IMSA: Gordon won't defend Rolex 24 win

    IMSA - Gordon won't defend Rolex 24 win

    racer.com 24 Oct '17, 6pm

    Ryan Hunter-Reay, who drove for WTR at Petit Le Mans, is rumored to be the team's endurance driver next year, which would take one seat out of the discussion. The team is also working to identify Ricky's full-time replacement, and a number of drivers are said to be under consideration...

  • IMSA - 'Roof Top Ray' set for another Rolex 24 all-nighter

    racer.com 27 Jan '17, 5pm

    "I was able to listen to their broadcast. Then Taylor Rollins and Chris Taylor – who were editor/producer types who were working overnight to get highlights together – started playing off the Radio Le Mans broadcast. They were kind enough to give me kudos here and there for the shots....

  • IMSA - Rolex 24 concludes long Cadillac development timeline

    racer.com 28 Jan '17, 11pm

    January full-size clay model at Cadillac Design. April, Cosworth begins electronics design. June, Cosworth electronics meet Dallara chassis in Italy. July, first spark, Cadillac 6.2L V8 engine runs in first car. August, first Cadillac DPi-V.R received by Wayne Taylor Racin team in Ind...