After 24 hours of drama, the most exciting part of this year’s Rolex 24 at Daytona came with less than a dozen minutes to go. While there were other podium battles happening around the track, the Corvette Racing machines were running 1-2 and were given the green light to take the gloves off. The team […]
Please excuse the late post, as I have had a busy day shooting and little time to get to the keyboard. Now, it is almost time for dinner, so I’m just gonna jam this out to you! Early on in the Rolex 24, the Delta Wang Wing was the class of the field. I’m not […]
One of the greatest things about the Rolex 24 is that it draws drivers from around the world, for all different types of racing, from open wheel to stock cars and of course sports cars. The race also brings out the legends of endurance racing, with names like Haywood, Hobbs and Bell being regulars at […]
Before the green flag, fans are invited down onto pit lane, where they get to swarm the cars and drivers for an hour or so. It is great fun for the fans, but a nightmare for anyone with anxiety. As always though, there were lots of fun and interesting folks in the crowd.
Wtih the green flag waved by racing legend AJ Foyt, the Rolex 24 is on! There has already been drama, as the #67 Ford GT refused to start. A P2 car, the #2 Honda Ligier of Luis Felipe Derani is leading the race, with Katherine Legge in the Delta Wing is hot on his heels. […]
As we wait for the pre-race activities to begin here at Daytona, allow me to share a whopping big gallery of images from yesterday morning’s practice session from pit lane.
While the first race of the Rolex 24 weekend is the Ferrari Challenge, the REAL first event of the weekend is the BMW Performance 200 for the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge. Based on cars that most of us might actually buy in a new car dealership, the series offers hard core door to door racing […]
If you were paying attention to the lead up to this year’s Rolex 24 at Daytona, you likely heard that there was a scary incident prior to the race, when Byron Defoor took flight at close to 200 mph. Defoor’s BMW Power Riley DP cut a rear tire, which set off the crazy crash. Fortunately, […]