Tag Archives: Rolex 24

News: Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona

Ford Domination

The Blue Oval Crew starts the season on top.

By Evan Smith

Editor’s Note: This article is being reposted due to the original being lost in a data transfer.

Ford Performance kicked off the 2017 race season with great success at the World Center of Speed, Daytona International Speedway this past weekend.  The new Mustang and Ford GT supercar qualified on pole (Mustang in the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge and Ford GT in the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship at the Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona.

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Event: 2016 Rolex 24 Testing

The Roar Before

Ford Performance’s EcoBoost and Shelby racers warm up in Daytona

By Steve Turner
Photos by Steve Turner and courtesy of Ford Performance.

Racing season is already upon us, and the IMSA series will bring us the first look at the new Ford GT in competition at the Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway on January 28-31. However, to give racing teams a chance to dial in their combination before the heat of battle, IMSA hosts a practice event called The Roar Before the Rolex 24, which was held this past weekend in Daytona Beach, Florida.
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News: Rolex 24 Ford Car Corral

Rolex Roundup

Be one of 150 Ford owners to attend the Rolex 24 in the Ford Car Corral

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Performance

Are you pumped up about seeing the Ford GT compete in its first IMSA race? Would you like to see the Shelby GT350R-C kick off its second racing season at Daytona International Raceway? If so, you might as well do it in style by displaying your ride in the Ford Car Corral at the Rolex 24.
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