The award recipient will be chosen by a panel of motorsports professionals and announced in three weeks on Friday, January 24, 2014.
Three of the top teams in the Rolex Series commented on the inaugural calendar for the 2014 sportscar series combining the ALMS and GRAND-AM into one series: USCC
The second place No. 30 MOMO/NGT Motorsport Porsche suffered severe damage to the left front. Kuba Giermaziak was driving at the time.
Shaking down MSR's new Ford/Riley was Valiante's focus, but setting fastest lap was a bonus. The new Park Place Porsche was the best in the GT class, while the Napleton Porsche led the new GX class.
Aussie NASCAR Sprint Cup Ford driver steps in to help the Grand-Am Ford Riley team during Grand-Am test days for the Rolex 24 Hours At Daytona. MSR team driver Ozz Negri sustained a leg injury during off-season training.
Shank has moved on from open-wheel car ownership but will be targeting plans for an opportunity at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the 500.
Pat Jennings, Grand-Am correspondent
Defending Rolex 24 DP and GT winners were the fastest in the opener of three days of January testing. Donohue was fastest in the new GX class.
Negri on the mend but Rolex 24 champions also draft NASCAR's Aussie for title defense.
Columbian Gustavo Yacaman and Brazilian Antonio Pizzonia will drive the No. 6 Michael Shank Racing Ford-Riley DPG3 in the remaining 11 events of the 2013 Grand-Am Rolex Series.
Michael Shank Racing targets return to victory lane at Daytona with two car effort and a strong driver line up.
IZOD IndyCar Series Glen winner rejoins team to partner with Yacaman. Wilson has made six GRAND-AM Daytona Prototype starts with Michael Shank.
Michael Shank Racing press release
Angelelli and Taylor dominate Lime Rock Park series finale to earn the Daytona Prototype Drivers' Championship with third straight victory. Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates wins seventh DP Team Championship.
Michael Shank Racing with Curb/Agajanian press release