30 Jan '17, 12am

Ford GT wins GT Le Mans class at Rolex 24 at Daytona

Ford GT wins GT Le Mans class at Rolex 24 at Daytona

With a brand-new car for one of the top manufacturers in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s GT Le Mans class, and three new manufacturers in the GT Daytona class, handicapping the GT cars in the 55th running of the Rolex 24 at Daytona, which ended Sunday, would be tough. In the end, it was impossible. The new GT Le Mans car was the Porsche 911 RSR for the two-car Porsche GT Team. It might look familiar, but the traditionally rear-engine 911 became a mid-engine race car, and Daytona was its world track debut. Would it be fast? Would it last 24 hours on its first time out? Yes and yes. Both the Nos. 911 and 912 teams contended, and the No. 911 did better than that, challenging for the win at the end but settling for second, behind the favorite, the 24 Hour of Le Mans-winning No. 66 Chip Ganassi Racing Ford GT. The Ford GT edged the Porsche by less than three secon...

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Ford GT Claims Rolex 24 Victory

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