Audi Earns First Rolex Series GT Victory; Napleton Porsche Wins GX
Chip Ganassi Racing’s Scott Pruett ties Hurley Haywood’s record for most Rolex 24 wins, at five. Back-to-back wins for Roush Fenway at Daytona in the Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge Series.
Chip Ganassi Racing's BMW Riley No. 01 still maintains the lead in the Rolex 24 at Daytona. A pair of Ferraris lead the GT class, while the BGB Porsche the GX class.
Chip Ganassi Racing's two car team steals front row as Pruett edges out Dixon. Tandy in a Porsche claimed the GT pole and Lewis took the pole in the new GX class.
Pruett and Rojas remain as primary team drivers in 2013. The champions will be joined at Daytona by Montoya, Kimball, Dixon, Franchitti, McMurray and Hand in the two CGRFS BMW Riley Daytona Prototypes.
Pat Jennings – Grand-Am Correspondent
A sudden downpour at Road America led race officials to cancel Friday’s qualifying session and set the field for Saturday’s race by team points.
Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates press release
Pat Jennings, Sportscar series reporter