24 Oct '12, 2pm
Our travel partners Virgin Atlantic are offering our Rolex 24 At Daytona guests 5% off their flight costs!
Rolex 24 At Daytona – the busiest and toughest 24 hour race in the world? Anders Hildebrand, MD Anglo American Oil Company explains: ‘Having raced for 10 years and thereafter spending more or less every weekend at race tracks for the last 12 years throughout Europe, I was invited to visit the Rolex 24 At Daytona in 2009 and was blown away. At no other track will you be able to see the DP and GT cars throughout the entire lap. The year I went Montoya and Donohue were fighting for the lead like they were possessed and I could not believe that after 23 hrs 5 DP cars were within 5 seconds of each other. My first thought was that this was staged but after quickly visiting Mark Raffauf (GRAND-AM Race Director) in the control tower and him pointing out that the lap times were within a second off pole I understood that this was a hell of a race. David Donohue finally managed to ou...