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The 570S GT4 scored McLaren an historic result at the Daytona International Speedway racing in the inaugural Michelin Pilot Challenge race (formerly Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge), with GT4 customer team Compass Racing and McLaren Automotive Factory Driver Paul Holton taking victory and Motorsports in Action securing the final podium spot. The result marks the first win of 2019 for the 570S GT4 and Holton, as well as the first ever win for McLaren at the world-famous Florida circuit. Read More »

– Both Mazda RT24-Ps ran at the front of the filed in the Daytona 24 Hours before double retirement.
– Britain’s Oliver Jarvis started the world famous round-the-clock race from pole position.
– The next round of the series is the Sebring 12 Hours on the 16th March.

While one Mazda RT24-P led and the other ran in the top-three, neither would see the finish of the grueling Daytona 24 Hours, but they demonstrated record-breaking speed during the race week. Read More »

– Britain’s Oliver Jarvis takes pole position for the world famous Daytona 24 hours.
– Mazda Team Joest’s pair of Mazda RT24-Ps will start in first and fourth place in tomorrow’s race.
– Oliver Jarvis’ pole time sets a new sportscar track record at Daytona.

Driven by Oliver Jarvis, the No. 77 Mazda RT24-P lapped the Daytona International Speedway road course faster than any other car in history in Thursday’s qualifying for the Daytona 24 Hours. Jarvis not only captured the overall pole position but broke the 26-year-old course record on the 3.56-mile road course. Read More »

– Mazda has announced its driver line up for America’s top sportscar racing championship.
– The 2019 IMSA WeatherTech Sportscar Championship starts with this month’s Daytona 24 Hours.
– British stars Oliver Jarvis and Harry Tincknell stay with Mazda for a second season.

A combination of Mazda racing veterans and new faces with endurance racing pedigree will drive the Soul Red Crystal Mazda RT24-Ps in the 2019 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. Read More »

– Silverstone Classic pays tribute to America’s famous 24-hour race
– Trio of spectacular ‘Daytona at Dusk’ sportscar showdowns
– 50 years of Ferrari’s iconic Daytona adds to the celebrations
– Cost-saving Early Bird tickets available until the end of March

In an exciting new homage, this summer’s Silverstone Classic (20-22 July) will honour the famous 24 Hours of Daytona with Saturday evening’s three retro sports car showdowns all celebrating the history of America’s legendary endurance race under the ‘Daytona at Dusk’ banner. Read More »

– The world famous Daytona 24 Hours was round 1 of the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Series.
– Both Mazda RT24-Ps showed speed but retired before finish of America’s toughest endurance race.
– British drivers Oliver Jarvis and Harry Tincknell, part of Mazda’s full-season IMSA driver line-up.

The Mazda RT24-Ps of Mazda Motorsports demonstrated a major leap forward in competitiveness at Daytona International Speedway over the weekend, but unfortunately both cars retired before the finish of the 2018 Rolex 24 at Daytona, the first round of the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. Read More »

– Daytona 24 Hours to open North American IMSA Series
– Intercontinental GT Challenge to kick off with Bathurst 12 Hour in Australia

Two weeks following the one-two win in the 24-hour race in Dubai, the new Audi R8 LMS GT4 will now be racing in North America. The audience there will get to see the customer sport race car for the first time in the traditional opening round of the IMSA Series at Daytona from January 27 to 28. Just one week later, on February 4, the Intercontinental GT Challenge will kick off in Australia. Read More »

– British drivers Oliver Jarvis and Harry Tincknell, join Mazda’s full-season IMSA driver line-up.
– Round 1 of the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech Sports Car Series is the world famous Daytona 24 Hours.
– America’s toughest endurance race sees the debut of Mazda Team Joest.

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ford-daytona17b– Joey Hand, Dirk Müller and Sébastien Bourdais drive to GTLM class win in riveting battle of manufacturers
– Ford GT has now won its category in both the Rolex 24 At Daytona and the Le Mans 24 Hours
– Ford GTs finished p1, p5, p7 and p10

It didn’t seem the 55th-annual Rolex 24 could get any more exciting for Ford Chip Ganassi Racing. All four Ford GTs were united, competing together on one track for the first time since the Le Mans 24 last year. The team qualified p1-2-3 in GTLM. Then came the final 30 minutes of the race. Read More »

– Ford’s history with the 24-hour endurance race stretches back to its first year
– Ford Chip Ganassi Racing fields four cars of three drivers each in its bid to win the 2017 GTLM title at the Rolex 24 At Daytona
– Driver lineup features INDYCAR aces Scott Dixon, Tony Kanaan and Sébastien Bourdais, who’ll team up with fellow Le Mans 24 co-drivers Joey Hand and Dirk Müller, and Rolex 24 rookie Harry Tincknellford-predaytona17a Read More »