Nancy Knapp Schilke
Adding to Chevrolet’s celebration was the victory of the Camaro in the GT in Grand-Am’s Rolex Sports Car Series action.
Joe Jennings, Grand-Am Correspondent
Scott Mayer 2012 FIA GT3 Champion will join Gaetano Ardagna Perez, Ivan Bellarosa, Jan Charouz and Brendon Hartley in the #8 Starworks Ford Riley Daytona Prototype.
Reigning Indy 500 winner competing for victory in second major event at IMS.
Hartley takes up the torch for Starworks, joins Mayer in scoring first Rolex Series victory at Road America. Auberlen, Dalla Lana win GT; Nunez, Miller take GX honors in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin.
Starworks Motorsport raced with BMW Power in 2008 through 2010.
GRAND-AM makes maiden visit to Road Atlanta this weekend; however quite a few of the series drivers have raced at the historic circuit in Georgia
As they have in past Rolex 24 hours contest, Chip Ganassi’s two champions are ready for the race in Daytona. Scott Dixon and Dario Franchitti shared their thoughts on the 2013 IndyCar season.
Cessna expands sponsorship with Ganassi on second Daytona Prototype for Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca
Battling leg cramps, Christian Fittipaldi kept the Action Express Racing Corvette SP in front for his and Joao Barbosa’s second consecutive Grand-Am Rolex Series win. Stevenson Motorsports won the GT class.
Ozz Negri is still recovering from his leg injury he sustained during the off-season. MSR named Michael Valiante to contest the next two events in the Rolex Grand-Am series.
Michael Shank Racing targets return to victory lane at Daytona with two car effort and a strong driver line up.
Three-times a runner-up, the Scotsman bids for Rolex at Daytona win at eighth attempt. He will share the ride with Sébastien Bourdais, Ryan Dalziel and Alex Popow.
Simon Pagenaud has raced all over the world, but he about to add the Rolex 24 at Daytona to his resume.
IZOD IndyCar Series Glen winner rejoins team to partner with Yacaman. Wilson has made six GRAND-AM Daytona Prototype starts with Michael Shank.
Starworks Motorsport adds IndyCar racer Sébastien Bourdais and sportscar ace Pierre Kaffer to their lineup for the GRAND-AM Rolex Series endurance race at Watkins Glen.
Both Corvette and Ford teams want the home victory but BMW Riley's Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas hold the points lead heading into Detroit.
Grand American Road Racing (Grand-Am) press release
In the 16-car GT field, the rain held off and a first-time pole winner emerged as Robin Liddell set the fastest time on the Watkins Glen road course.