Daytona Rolex 24 fast facts

<pre> 39th Rolex 24 At Daytona Fact Sheet Feb. 3- 4, 2001 FACTS Sanctioning Body: Grand American Road Racing (Grand-Am) ...

<pre> 39th Rolex 24 At Daytona Fact Sheet Feb. 3- 4, 2001 FACTS Sanctioning Body: Grand American Road Racing (Grand-Am) Starting Time: 1 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 3 Course: Daytona International Speedway: 3.56-mile combined high banked tri-oval/infield road course Distance: 24 hours (Record: 2,712.720 miles, 1992) Cars: Purpose-built open cockpit sports cars (Sportsracer & Sportsracer II) Production-based sedans (GTO, GTU and American GT classes) Event Sponsor: Rolex Watch, U.S.A., Incorporated 2000 Winners: Karl Windlinger, Austria/Dominique Dupuy, France/Olivier Baretta, France/ Team Dodge Oreca Viper 2000 Pole Winner: James Weaver, Dyson Racing Ford R&S MkIII 126.888 MPH Television: Speedvision - Race shown in its entirety noon, Feb. 3 RECORDS Distance Covered: 2,712.720 miles: Masahiro Hasemi, Kazuyoshi Hoshino, Toshio Suzuki, Anders Oloffson; Nissan R91 CP (1992) Qualifying: 136.521 MPH (1:33.875): P.J. Jones, Toyota Eagle Mark III (1993)

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