For TRG-AMR North America, the race was a wild roller coaster ride.
A splash of fuel costs the Alex Job Racing No. 23 WeatherTech Porsche a podium spot in the Rolex 24
In the new Rolex GRAND-AM GX class, Shane Lewis, David Donohue, Dr. Jim Norman, and Nelson Canache won the inaugural race in a Porsche Cayman.
Damien Faulkner and Jeroen Bleekemolen split the over night driving duties in the Alex Job Racing Porsche
The WeatherTech Racing Porsche continues to run strong at the front of the GT field and is classified in fifth place at the half-way point of the GRAND-AM Rolex 24 Hour At Daytona.
Drivers Jeroen Bleekemolen (Monte Carlo), Cooper MacNeil, (Hinsdale, Ill), Damien Faulkner (Ireland) and Marco Holzer (Germany) have all put in time behind the wheel of the WeatherTech Porsche.
Alex Job Racing Porsche team were fast on the pace but struggled with the hotter track temperatures in qualifying.
The team posted the fifth fastest time at the early January test in preparation for 24 hours at Daytona.
The Alex Job team got to test the rain tires on Friday but had dry conditions for Saturday and Sunday.
Five Scottish drivers are in the solid U.K. contingent expected for 51st Rolex 24 at Daytona. Ryan Dalziel and Dario Franchitti are past winners of the challenging race.
Kevin Buckler once again fields an multi-car effort at Watkins Glen.