Tag Archive: Darren Law

Jan 23

Gurney Puts No. 99 Corvette DP on the Pole for 52nd Anniversary Rolex 24 At Daytona

“I’m obviously really happy and pretty excited about it all” – Gurney

Rolex 24 At Daytona logo Alex Gurney drove the No. 99 GAINSCO/Bob Stallings Racing Corvette DP to the pole position for the 52nd anniversary of the Rolex 24 At Daytona, the season-opening event for the IMSA TUDOR United SportsCar Championship scheduled for Saturday. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 01

Fifth grid spot for fastest Porsche

At American Le Mans Series, round 9 / Intercontinental Le Mans Cup, round 6 in Road Atlanta, USA

Club Porsche Québec logoPetit-LeMansWith his Porsche 911 GT3 RSR, Joerg Bergmeister takes up the 1,000 mile race in Road Atlanta on Saturday from position five on the grid. In qualifying for Petit Le Mans, the final round of the American Le Mans Series, the Porsche works driver from Germany was only eight-tenths of a second shy of the top GT-class time on the storied circuit in the US state of Georgia. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 29

Rolex 24 At Daytona

All systems GO 

Rolex24_DaytonaDaytona 24H Chevrolet Riley #99  The excitement that has been steadily building over the last few days reached a fevered-pitch today as the hours, and then minutes ticked away to the start of the Rolex 24 At Daytona.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 21

Seven Porsche works drivers contest the classic in Florida

Title defender Porsche tackles the Daytona 24 hour race on 29 January with a strong contingent

2011-01-13_0271Rolex24_DaytonaTraditionally, the long distance classic in Florida is the first highlight of the motorsport season and each year attracts the best pilots from a huge range of international race series to the Sunshine State of the USA. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 31

American Le Mans Series, round 6 in Mid-Ohio, USA

Porsche on pole for title race

The fight for the title in the American Le Mans Series is heating up. And Porsche stands on pole position: In the fiercely-contested GT class, Porsche works drivers Joerg Bergmeister (Germany) and Patrick Long (USA) snatched back the points’ lead with their Flying Lizard Motorsports 911 GT3 RSR against strong opposition from BMW and Ferrari. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 24

Brumos Porsche 250 at Daytona to mark 100th race for GRAND-AM’s Daytona Prototype class

Rolex Series’ premier class debuted at Daytona in 2003

The July 3 running of the Brumos Porsche 250 at Daytona International Speedway will be the 100th race for the Daytona Prototypes, the premier class of the GRAND-AM Rolex Series Presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 07

Pruett holds off Donahue in Sprint to checkered flag

To score second victory in Grand Prix of Miami

Scott Pruett held off a late charge by David Donohue to win Saturday’s Grand Prix of Miami, Round 2 of the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 05

Darren Law with help from a legend wins pole for GP of Miami

In record-shatering session at Homestead-Miami Speedway while Edwards leads GT assault in Banner Racing Corvette

Darren Law

Darren Law

Law led a nine-driver assault on Jon Fogarty’s five-month-old Homestead-Miami Speedway Daytona Prototype track record in preparation for the two-hour, 45-minute race that takes the green flag at 5 p.m. ET Saturday (SPEED, live). Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 03

Barbosa seeks third straight Rolex Series victory

As Grand Prix of Miami returns to traditional spring date

The Grand Prix of Miami returns to its traditional spring date Saturday for Round 2 of the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 31

24 Hours of Daytona: Porsche Riley n°9 victory (+photos)

Joao Barbosa, Mike Rockenfeller, Ryan Dalziel and Terry Borcheller win the 2010 Rolex 24.

 Joao Barbosa held off Scott Pruett by 50.494 seconds to win Sunday’s 48th running of the Rolex 24 At Daytona, giving Action Express Racing victory in its debut race. Terry Borcheller, Mike Rockenfeller and Ryan Dalziel shared the No. 9 Porsche Riley

Complete race results at Grand-Am.com Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 30

Can Suntrust Racing turn pole position into Rolex 24 at Daytona victory this weekend?

Brumos 2009 victory only sixth from pole in event’s 47-year history

Max Angelelli looks to become the second consecutive pole winner to win the Rolex 24 At Daytona – but only the seventh to win America’s premier sports car race.

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Jan 27

Defending Rolex 24 Champions Brumos Racing take to the Jacksonville streets

To promote this weekend’s twice-around-the-clock challenge

Brumos Racing and defending Rolex 24 At Daytona winners Darren Law, David Donohue and five-time Rolex 24 champion Hurley Haywood are experts at driving around the twists and turns of Daytona’s legendary 3.56-mile road course. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 13

Two-car Flying Lizard Porsche attack again for 2010

Bergmeister/Long back together for title defense, Neiman/Law in second entry

Flying Lizard will be back in 2010 with a pair of Porsche 911 GT3 RSRs with the team in search of a third straight championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 08

Brumos Racing announces return for 2010 (+photos)

To Grand-Am Rolex Series

Following their exciting victory in the Grand-Am Rolex Series finale event in Homestead, Brumos Racing is well on their way to carrying momentum from that win into 2010. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 10

Barbosa and Haywood capture Grand Prix of Miami

Gurney and Fogarty win second Daytona Prototype title

While Joao Barbosa and Hurley Haywood won Saturday’s Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16 season-ending Grand Prix of Miami, Jon Fogarty and Alex Gurney finished fourth to capture their second Daytona Prototype championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 07

Daytona prototype championship goes down to the wire

Three teams within 10 points entering Grand Prix of Miami, Keen, Werner in position to capture Acxiom GT title

Experience is a key for the three teams battling for the 2009 Daytona Prototype championship in Saturday’s Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16 season-ending Grand Prix of Miami. The trio battling for top honors at Homestead-Miami Speedway has captured the past five team titles. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 10

Voices of Le Mans

Bergmeister and Neiman with Flying Lizard

Jörg Bergmeister and Seth Neiman are together again at Le Mans this weekend in Flying Lizard Motorsports’ Porsche 911 GT3 RSR. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 03

Lizards’ Law to Le Mans at last

In an illustrious career that spans three decades

Darren Law is finally getting his crack at the biggest auto race in the world. For the first time he will be on the grid at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, a long overdue appearance for one of America’s most successful and respected road racers. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 30

Flying start for Lizard in Championship defense

They are off to a flying start

It would be hard for Flying Lizard Motorsports’ defense of its American Le Mans Series GT2 championship to get off to a much better start. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 07

In his own words: Darren Law

As one of America’s leading and most experienced road racers

Darren Law is more than qualified to speak on the challenges of Sebring International Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 02

Rolex 24 winner Law joins Maxwell Paper for Homestead

After winning the Rolex 24 At Daytona in the No. 58 Brumos Racing Porsche Riley

Darren Law will be back in Grand-Am competition in March in the KONI Sports Car Challenge, this time with Maxwell Paper Racing. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 30

Grand-Am: ”Bob will be smiling down on us” – Haywood (+photo)

“This is a win that is shared by everybody”

Hurley Haywood, the most successful driver in the history of the Daytona 24 Hours has paid tribute to the Brumos Racing crew for its 1-3 finish in the 47th running of the event. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 28

2009 Rolex 24: Closest in history of International 24-Hour Motorsports Races

David Donohue edged Juan Pablo Montoya to the checkered flag by .167 seconds

This past weekend’s running of the Rolex 24 At Daytona was the closest finish in the 47-year history of the event. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 27

Pagenaud quickest on opening day at Sebring (+photos)

Simon Pagenaud capped the first day of the American Le Mans Series’ annual Winter Test

With the fastest time of the day for de Ferran Motorsports at Sebring International Raceway on Monday. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 26

2000 Atlantic champion Rice scores Rolex 24

Overall victory in Daytona

Buddy Rice, the 2000 Atlantic champion and 2004 Indianapolis 500 winner, added another impressive accomplishment to his resume by teaming with co-drivers David Donohue, Darren Law and Antonio Garcia to take the overall victory in the 2009 Rolex 24 At Daytona. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 23

Donohue captures Rolex 24 at Daytona pole (+photos)

40 Years after father’s victory
 
David Donohue edged Timo Bernhard by a scant .001 seconds Thursday to capture the pole position for the 47th Rolex 24 At Daytona, breaking the Daytona Prototype track record in the process. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 08

Winter somewhere, but not here in Daytona

The 24 Hour Rolex race looms over the horizon less than 3 weeks from now

Santa, in this year’s patched and faded red suit, made as many rounds as the ruinous 2008 would allow in his creaky sleigh pulled by underfed reindeer bearing rusty bells and droopy heads. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 06

Law, Farnbacher run fastest laps Monday

In final day of Daytona testing
 
Darren Law and Dominik Farnbacher waited until the final day to set the fastest laps of the “Roar Before the Rolex 24″ Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16 at Daytona International Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 09

Grand-Am Rolex: Great Moments from 2008

No. 1 – AIM Wins in Montreal

While we await the start of the 2009 Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16, let’s look back at some of the highlights from 2008. Read the rest of this entry »