roar before the 24

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Le Mans Winner Campbell Joins Park Place for Rolex 24

Park Place Motorsports adds Porsche Young Professional and Le Mans winner Matt Campbell to its Rolex 24 At Daytona lineup that includes Patrick Lindsey, Patrick Long and Nick Boulle running the No. 73 Porsche GT3 R. Campbell, Australia, became part of the Porsche Factory Driver lineup in 2017 as a Porsche Junior. In his debut … Continue reading

Test Concluded: Porsche GT Team and Customer Efforts Close Rolex 24 Test

Official pre-season testing for the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship has completed at Daytona International Speedway. A pair of Porsche 911 RSRs fielded by the “works” Porsche GT Team and three Porsche 911 GT3 R customer cars ran six sessions over the course of three days in preparation

Wright Motorsports Completes a Productive Test at the Roar Before the Rolex 24

In preparation for this month’s 56th running of the Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona, Wright Motorsports completed a very productive three-day Roar Before the 24 test at Daytona International Speedway. The weekend saw Patrick Long, Christina Nielsen, Mathieu Jaminet and Robert Renauer

Ready to Roar: Porsche GT Team Returns to Daytona for Rolex 24 Test

The Roar Before the Rolex 24 is the first true opportunity of the new season for the Porsche GT Team to compare themselves to other programs in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship GT Le Mans (GTLM) class. The January 5 – 7 test session at Daytona International Speedway (DIS) mandates

TeamTGM Completes Successful Roar Before The 24 Test

TeamTGM completed the Roar Before the 24, a three-day test at Daytona International Speedway over the weekend with positive results ahead of the opening event of the 2017 IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge season at the end of the month. Full

Successful Daytona test for the new Porsche 911 RSR

The 2017 motorsport season can begin: The Porsche GT Team is well prepared for the 24 Hours of Daytona – the season-opening round of the IMSA SportsCar Championship in the USA and Canada. The factory squad used this weekend’s official test, “The Roar before the Rolex 24”, to setup the new 911 RSR for

Porsche GT Team continues test programme with the new 911 RSR

The setup of the new Porsche 911 RSR for the 24 Hours of Daytona was again the main priority for the factory team Porsche GT Team on day two of “The Roar before the Rolex 24”. The long distance classic on the Daytona International Speedway on 28/29 January marks the start of the 2017 IMSA … Continue reading

Two new Porsche 911 RSR at official test for the 24-hour IMSA classic

The countdown for the Daytona 24 Hours is on: At the “The Roar before the Rolex 24”, drivers and teams are using this weekend at the Daytona International Speedway to get ready for the storied season-opener of the IMSA SportsCar Championship. The world famous long distance classic will be contested

2017 Comes in with a Roar for Porsche

The annual “ROAR Before the 24” at Daytona International Speedway will give the planet its first opportunity to see the new Porsche 911 RSR on the clocks against the world’s greatest GT cars. While the newest and most advanced 911 has been run over 20,000 test miles around the globe, the January

Devin Jones and Drake Kemper to Drive Bodymotion ST Porsche Cayman in 2017 IMSA CTSC

Returning driver Devin Jones will be joined for the 2017 season by a new driver to Bodymotion Racing, Drake Kemper, starting at the Roar before the Rolex 24 test at Daytona International Speedway which takes place January 6-8. Jones and Kemper will look to capitalize on their individual sports car