Daytona 24: TRG Porsches hour 12 report

TRG Porsches Running 4th, 13th, 17th and 23rd at Six Hour Mark in Daytona Daytona Beach, Florida m- TRG's four Porsches are currently running in 4th, 13th, 17th and 23rd, in the 44th running of the Grand American Rolex Series presented by Crown...

TRG Porsches Running 4th, 13th, 17th and 23rd at Six Hour Mark in Daytona

Daytona Beach, Florida m- TRG's four Porsches are currently running in 4th, 13th, 17th and 23rd, in the 44th running of the Grand American Rolex Series presented by Crown Royal Reserve Rolex 24 at Daytona.Cyrille Sauvage is getting used to the traffic in the number 66 Comfort Systems/TRG/Porsche 997. "There are a lot of cars on the track and those DP cars come up on you very fast. The GT cars, some are being driven very slow and they are all over the place. You really have to be cautious and share the road." The 66 car is currently running in fourth place in GT.

#66 TRG Porsche 997
Steve Johnson
Robert Nearn
Cyrille Sauvage
Stephane Ortelli

Bohdon Kroczek had a slight altercation on the track. "I was going into the horse shoe and then was hit in the right rear. The contact knocked the fender onto the tire and I had to limp it back to the pits. The crew did a good job to fix it and we are back up to speed. The car is handling good and my teammates and I are running a good pace." The number 67 Porsche is currently 13th.

#67 Porsche 997
Marc Bullock
Bohdan Kroczek
Bill Keith
Pat Flanagan

Dave Master -- posthumously

Revere Greist brought the number 68 car back to the race on lap after repairs. "The car came back really well after the repairs. It was my first stint and in the dark it was pretty exciting. Tommy and the crew did a great job to get the back together and back out. The track is pretty dirty especially in the Bus Stop." The 68 Porsche is currently 23rd.

#68 Porsche 996
Jim Pace
Jim Lowe
Revere Greist

The number 69 car is currently in the garage after being rolled over by Josh Vargo. Josh has visited the medical center and has been released. The crew is evaluating the repairs on the car. The car is currently listed in 17th.

#69 Porsche 996
Josh Vargo
Jake Vargo
Mark Herrington
Brady Refenning

Speed TV is broadcasting more than 14 hours of the 24 Hours at Daytona. The first segment will air with the start of the race on Saturday at 12:00 p.m. EST and run air until 6:00 p.m., they will return at 8:00 p.m. and run until 11:00 p.m. On Sunday the show will resume at 8:00 a.m. and run the finish at 12:30 p.m.

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Series Grand-Am
Drivers Stéphane Ortelli , Jim Pace , Robert Nearn , Bill Keith , Josh Vargo , Bohdan Kroczek , Dave Master , Brady Refenning , Mark Herrington , Steve Johnson , Jake Vargo , Marc Bullock , Jim Lowe , Revere Greist , Cyrille Sauvage