STARRY FIELD OF HISTORIC RACE CARS SET FOR "ROLEX LEGENDS"
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- More than 30 Vintage and Historic racing cars will participate in the fourth annual Rolex Legends At Daytona, presented by Automobile Magazine, which will be held as part of Daytona International Speedway's pre-race festivities for the Speedweeks '95-opening Rolex 24 At Daytona on Saturday, Feb. 4, at about 1:30 p.m.
The variety of cars, most with a direct connection to Daytona, will range from the 1965 Daytona Continental-winning '64 Ford GT Mk. I; to versions of the Porsche 962 GTP car that won the Rolex 24 in 1991.
While most of the drivers would be classified as amateur sportsmen, German Reinhold Joest, who won the 1980 24-hour in a Porsche Turbo, has entered his own '73 Porsche 908/3. Two other drivers, Art Pilla and Dennis DeFranceschi, will compete in the Rolex 24 At Daytona after driving in the Rolex Legends, which is organized by Historic Sportscar Racing, Ltd.
In addition to participating in the on-track exhibition, the Rolex Legends machines will be on display for the balance of the day in the Infield Display Area outside the East Horseshoe Turn. Fans can get close to a piece of Daytona history at this display.
Advance Paddock Tags, which include four days' admission to the infield or grandstands; paddock and garage areas, including the Infield Display Area; and free infield car or van parking, are available until 5 p.m. on Friday at the Daytona International Speedway Ticket Office. These "Super Tickets" are $60 each, a major savings on individual daily admissions. For information, call 904-253-RACE (7223).
TENTATIVE ENTRIES FOURTH ANNUAL ROLEX LEGENDS AT DAYTONA
Presented by Automobile Magazine
Historic Sportscar Racing Ltd. Display & On-track Exhibition
Saturday, Feb. 4, 1995
NO DRIVER ENTRANT/YEAR/CAR COLOR
0 BILL WONDER W.S. Wonder Inc. '64 Ford GT-40 Mk. I maroon 1 ANDY RAKA Brumos Historic Rcg '87 Porsche 962 orange & black 1 JIM ROGERS Rogers Racing '82 Porsche 956 white & blue 2 HENRY LAWRENCE Travers Webb '80 BMW M-1 white 3 LARRY PARKER Dale Nichols Rcg '66 Ford GT-40 Mk II-A red 4 JACK BOXSTROM Scuderia Prancing Teddy 68 Chev Corvette red & white 5 JOHN EVERSLEY Global Mtrspts Inc '65 Ford GT-40 P-1010 white & red RICH MORRISON 5 PHIL BAGLEY Klub Sport '84 Porsche 935 red 6 TOM SUTTERFIELD Klub Sport '79 Porsche 935 white 7 REINHOLD JOEST Joest Racing '73 Porsche 908/3 white 11 MILES COLLIER FAV/Collier Historics 66 Ford GT-40 Mk 1 dark blue 11 HOWARD TURNER Historic Sportscar Rcg '64 Shelby Cobra white & blue 12 ART PILLA Pilla Motorsports '80 Porsche 935 K3 white 15 PETER MAGNUSON Mosler Automotive '84 March 84G red 16 JEFF KEINER Keiner '66 Porsche 906 white & red 17 BOB LAMAY Dale Nichols Racing '70 Ford Boss 302 yellow 18 GERALD SUTTERFIELD GTS Motorcars '87 Porsche 962C red & yellow 21 DONNIE GOULD Double D Racing '76 Mercury Cyclone red/white/blue 41 JOHN MURPHY Alfa Legends Inc. '68 Alfa Romeo 332 red 44 JOHN CRENSHAW Alfa Legends Inc. '64 Alfa Romeo TZ 1 yellow 44 SCOTT ROGERS Rogers Racing '85 Jaguar XJR-7 white & green 48 CHRIS BROWN Edward Skanes '70 Plymouth Barracuda dark blue 49 STAN ROSS Ross Racing '66 Ford GT-40 Mk. II silver & black 51 THEO BEAN Bean Rsrces Inc 72 Gulf Mirage M6/60355 blue & orange 55 JULIAN BUSBY Busby '71 Lola T-212 orange 58 BOB SNODGRASS Brumos Historic Racing '70 Porsche 914/6 orange 59 FRANK GALLOGLY Gallogly '70 Porsche 911-S 2.5 red 63 RALPH THOMAS HBP '63 Abarth 1000 GT red 64 TBA GTS Motorcars '69 Porsche 908 Long Tail white & red 72 PAUL MORGAN Dale Nichols Racing '72 Ford Pantera white & blue 73 JAMES LADWIG Ladwig '73 Porsche RSR white & red 76 STEVEN GOLDIN Goldin Brothers '76 Greenwood Corvette red/white/blue 76 KEITH GOLDIN Goldin Brothers '76 Greenwood Corvette red/white/blue 76 DON SMITH Huntington Cars '70 Chevrolet Camaro white & blue 76 LANCE SMITH Huntington Cars '70 Chevrolet Camaro white/red/blue 78 ROBERT McELHENY McElheny '69 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 white/rspberry 86 DENNIS DeFRANCESCHI Z-P Automotive '80 Porsche 935 white 86 RICHARD LANE Gunnar Racing '88 Porsche 962 black 89 ROSS BREMER Bremer Racing '66 Ford Lotus Cortina white & green 91 SAM FOSTER A.M. Racing '67 Porsche 910 white & green 00 CHRIS LUX Dave White Autosports 74 Porsche 911 RSR white 07 BILL FERRAN Bill Ferran Racing '80 Porsche 924 GTR white
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