Tag Archive: Daytona

Oct 19

Kelly-Moss Road and Race set for PCA season-finale at Daytona

A familiar face will also represent the Kelly-Moss squad as Jesse Lazare will be in action

2016-06-12_0510 As the 2016 Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport Trophy East Series championship comes to a close at Daytona International Speedway this weekend, Kelly-Moss Road and Race is revved up to take on the iconic road course that features portions of the high-banked oval as well as the twisty infield section. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 22

Guest stars join IMSA WeatherTech Championship regulars for 2016 season-ending Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta

Petit Le Mans presented by Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort

Preparing for a 10-hour season-ending race at challenging Road Atlanta, many of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship teams have added third drivers to their lineups for the Petit Le Mans presented by Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort on Saturday, Oct. 1. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 17

BRP renews Can-Am NASCAR sponsorship

Sponsorship renewed for the 2017 and 2018 seasons

2016-08-14-1016 BRP‘s (TSX: DOO) Can-Am brand will be present on the NASCAR circuit for the next two years through its collaboration with the GoFAS No.32 NASCAR Sprint Cup series racing team, in association with the Kappa and Cyclops Gear brands.

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Jul 03

Brad Keselowski wins Coke Zero 400 at Daytona

He stayed ahead of all of them

Brad Keselowski victoire Daytona juillet 2016 Brad Keselowski had an excellent solution for the massive wrecks that scrambled the finishing order of Saturday night’s Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 30

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Daytona

Smoke Show: Stewart Fires Up Win At Sonoma

NASCAR logo Even Smokey the Bear couldn’t have prevented the fire performance Tony Stewart produced in Sunday’s Toyota / Save Mart 350. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 04

Scott Sharp: Daytona and Sebring successes have no bearing on WEC

Sharp recognises that the increased competition level in the LMP2 category for 2016 will allow no room for complacency

Tequila Patron ESM has made the best possible start to 2016 by becoming the first team since 1998 to sweep the Daytona 24 Hours and Sebring 12 Hours, but team owner/driver Scott Sharp insists that its success will not affect the approach to the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship.   Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 18

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Daytona

Logano(ther) One: No. 22 Ford Driver Looks To Capture Second Straight Daytona 500 Victory

NASCAR logo With a visit to Victory Lane in Sunday’s Daytona 500 (1 p.m. on FOX), Joey Logano would become only the fourth driver to win The Great American Race in consecutive seasons. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 29

Five DTM drivers in Daytona 24h race

The first major traditional race of the year beckons: on January 30, the 24h race at Daytona will get underway

The 54th running of the race on a part of the oval with the banked corners and the infield circuit has always had a great fascination for motor racing drivers from all over the world. At the final weekend of January, current DTM drivers will be racing former DTM drivers, among others.

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Jan 28

Lamborghini qualifies on front row in GTD Class for Daytona debut

Lamborghini Squadra Corse Qualifies on Front Row in  GTD Class for Daytona Debut
Lamborghini Qualifies on Front Row in GTD Class for Daytona Debut Lamborghini Squadra Corse has captured a place on the front row of the GT Daytona (GTD) field for its debut with the Huracán GT3 in the famed 24 Hours at Daytona. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 28

IMSA: BMW unveil commemorative liveries at Daytona

BMW unveiled a special livery for the M6 GTLM that due to compete in the Rolex 24 at Daytona this weekend

There will be two new BMW M6 GTLMs on the starting gird of the Rolex 24 at Daytona this weekend, one of which will be sporting a livery inspired in part by the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 26

Change Racing ready for IMSA WeatherTech Championship debut at Daytona

Exciting new GT3 offering from Lamborghini, the No. 16 Change Racing Huracán

Change Racing Heading to the World Center of Racing to open the next chapter in the team’s history, Change Racing will look to make a strong start to the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship this weekend at Daytona International Speedway.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 24

Lance Stroll relishing challenge of Rolex 24 at Daytona encounter

Canadian teenager excited to make sports car debut in maiden 24 hour race

Lance Stroll relishing challenge of Rolex 24 at Daytona encounter Lance Stroll heads in to the unknown next weekend when the Canadian competes in the Rolex 24 At Daytona (30-31 Jan). Seventeen-year-old Stroll, the youngest competitor in the top prototype class and second youngest in the entire 54-car field, will be making his sports car debut in his maiden 24 hour race. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 19

Jeff Gordon makes his FOX NASCAR debut

Jeff Gordon made his 2016 season debut with the FOX NASCAR broadcasting team on FS1’s “Race Hub” Monday.

Mike Joy, Larry McReynolds, Jeff GordonDanielle Trotta and Adam Alexander kicked off the episode with Alexander saying, “We’ve done a lot of shows in this studio, but this is one we’ll remember forever.”

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Jan 12

Eligible drivers and format announced for 2016 Sprint Unlimited at Daytona

Event marks First NASCAR race in New Daytona International Speedway Stadium

NASCAR logo NASCAR announced today the 25 eligible drivers and the format for the season-opening 75-lap Sprint Unlimited at the new Daytona International Speedway motorsports stadium on Saturday, Feb. 13. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 05

CTCC Champions take home the hardware, Gravel wins Grand Prize

Paul Gravel wins Team Continental Grand Prize VIP Trip to Daytona

CTCC Champions take home the hardware, Gravel wins Grand Prize The Old Stone’s Ballroom in Kingston’s Four Points by Sheraton hotel was the site of the 2015 Gala of Champions; the November 14 celebration recognizing and rewarding the accomplishments of competitors in the Canadian Touring Car Championship presented by Continental Tire series. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 21

Pruett to drive with Action Express Racing at Daytona, Sebring

He will join the No. 31 Whelen/Team Fox Chevrolet Corvette DP

Scott Pruett will compete in the 54th annual Rolex 24 At Daytona in the No. 5 Mustang Sampling Chevrolet Corvette Daytona Prototype fielded by Action Express Racing.

Nov 19

New look for IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Prototype Teams at Daytona test

Four Prototype Challenge teams turn testing laps at Daytona

While each of the six IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Prototype class cars participating in the pre-season test at Daytona International Speedway competed in the 2015 Rolex 24 At Daytona, all have made significant changes in preparation for the 2016 endurance classic. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 15

Classic 24 Hour underway at Daytona

Nearly 200 cars competing in six race groups

The HSR Classic 24 Hour at Daytona Presented by IMSA – a time machine celebrating the 53-year history of the Rolex 24 At Daytona – is underway at Daytona International Speedway.

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Oct 08

Ganassi Racing shakes down new Ford GT at Daytona

CGR tested side-by-side with Multimatic Motorsports

Only hours after the champions’ watches were handed out at the TUDOR Night of Champions, bringing down the curtain on the 2015 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship, Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates (CGR) brought its new Ford GT to Daytona International Speedway for the first time to continue testing for the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.

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Jul 06

Dale Earnhardt Jr. wins at Daytona

 No. 88 takes the checkered as another ‘Big One’ erupts behind him

Dale Earnhardt Jr. wins at Daytona Dale Earnhardt Jr. endured a weekend of rain, a three-hour-plus pre-race delay, and nine caution flags to win the Coke-Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway early Monday morning. Read the rest of this entry »

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