Rolex 24 at Daytona
Jan 26

Level 5 Motorsports Awarded GT Daytona Victory After Penalty Overturned

Alessandro Pier Guidi moves under Markus Winkelhock on the final lap of the Rolex 24 at Daytona. (Photo: F. Peirce Williams, LAT Photo USA)

Alessandro Pier Guidi moves under Markus Winkelhock on the final lap of the Rolex 24 at Daytona. (Photo: F. Peirce Williams, LAT Photo USA)

IMSA has reversed the stop-and-hold plus 75 second penalty issued to Level 5 Motorsports on the last lap of the Rolex 24 at Daytona, thus making the No. 555 Ferrari 458 Italia GT3 the new GT Daytona class winner.

IMSA officials reviewed the situation after the race. IMSA’s Scot Elkins, VP of Competition and Technical Regulations, came into the media center more than three hours after the checkered flag to release a statement.

Jan 26

Action Express Racing wins 52nd Rolex 24 at Daytona

The Action Express Racing team celebrates their overall victory in the 2014 Rolex 24 at Daytona. (Photo: Michael L. Levitt, LAT Photo USA)

The Action Express Racing team celebrates their overall victory in the 2014 Rolex 24 at Daytona. (Photo: Michael L. Levitt, LAT Photo USA)

Following a late-race dual with Wayne Taylor Racing, Action Express Racing broke through to claim victory in the 52nd Rolex 24 at Daytona, the opening round of the new TUDOR United SportsCar Championship.

The No. 5 Corvette DP took the overall win in the hands of Sebastien Bourdais, Joao Barbosa and Christian Fittipaldi. The trio held off WTR’s No. 10 Corvette DP, driven by Max Angelelli, Jordan, Ricky and Wayne Taylor, by 1.461 seconds after 695 laps.

Jan 26

Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona Live Race Notebook

Action Express Racing holds the overall lead with less than two hours remaining in the Rolex 24 at Daytona. (Photo: John Dagys)

Action Express Racing holds the overall lead with less than two hours remaining in the Rolex 24 at Daytona. (Photo: John Dagys)

Editor’s Note: Follow all the action from the Rolex 24 at Daytona with our live race notebook throughout the entire event. 

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12:25 p.m. ET – Rolex 24 Hour 22 Update: Bourdais Leads

Sebastien Bourdais recaptured the overall lead at the end of the 22nd hour in the No. 5 Action Express Racing Corvette DP, as the Rolex 24 at Daytona heads into the final two hours.

Bourdais and teammate John Martin in the sister No. 9 Corvette emerged ahead of Jordan Taylor in the No. 10 Wayne Taylor Racing Corvette DP on the most recent round of pit stops.

Jan 25

Scary Rolex 24 Wreck Sends Two Drivers To Daytona Hospital

The wrecked car of Memo Gidley is taken away from the accident. (Photo: John Dagys)

The wrecked car of Memo Gidley is taken away from the accident. (Photo: John Dagys)

Two drivers that were involved in a horrific accident in the opening hours of the Rolex 24 at Daytona are awake and alert, following a statement released by IMSA.

Memo Gidley and Matteo Malucelli have both been admitted to Halifax Medical Center in Daytona Beach, Fla. following a heavy impact that destroyed both cars late in the third hour.

Jan 22

SportsCars: Rolex 24 At Daytona — A New Era Begins On FOX

IMSA full-field of vehicles for the 2014 season. (Photo: LAT Photo)

The 2014 sportscar season gets cranking on FOX Sports. (Photo: LAT Photo)

When the green flag waves at the 52nd Rolex 24 At Daytona, a new era in sports car racing begins – the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship. The 2014 Rolex 24 At Daytona will feature an impressive lineup of up to 67 cars, including 18 Prototype, 9 Prototype Challenge, 11 GT Le Mans and 29 GT Daytona.

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FOX has all your coverage of Rolex 24 at Daytona!

TV Schedule (Saturday, Jan. 25-26):

  • 1:30 p.m. ET Pre-Race begins on Fox Sports 2
  • 2-4 p.m. ET on FOX
  • 4-9 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 2
  • 9 p.m.-7 a.m. ET on Speed: The Motors on FOX blog Rolex live stream: http://stream.speedtv.com/rolex24 
  • 7 a.m.-3 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1

A one-of-a-kind experience will also be available by viewing multiple on-board cameras during the action!

You can also stream the full race by now using the new FOX Sports Go Mobile App!

Click HERE to download the FOX Sports GO Mobile App.

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“Road to Rolex 24″ Documentary

Race fans can gear up for this weekend’s Rolex 24 by watching a special documentary titled “Road to Rolex 24″ that will premiere at 7 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1 on Thursday, Jan. 23.

The one-hour preview of the 52nd Rolex 24 – the first race for the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship – includes interviews with teams and drivers, in addition to segments detailing the historical background of the event and the prestige that comes along with winning the Rolex 24.

Encore showings will air Friday, Jan. 24 at noon ET on FOX Sports 1 and Saturday, Jan. 25 at noon ET on FOX Sports 2.

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The Rolex 24 At Daytona also serves as the first of four races that comprise the Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup. Fifty-two hours of speed, skill, heartbreak, and triumph, the Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup is a unique competition within the TUDOR Championship consisting of the most prestigious endurance races in North America: The Rolex 24 At Daytona, Mobil1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida, Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen, and Petit Le Mans Powered by Mazda.