Mustang Sampling Racing wins Rolex 24, Complete Results from Daytona


The No. 5 Mustang Sampling Cadillac of Action Express Racing has captured the 56th running of the Rolex 24. Despite engine concerns the team of Filipe Albuquerque, Joao Barbosa, and Christian Fittipaldi were able to earn themselves the much sought after Rolex watch for winning this years event in Protype.

Held annually at Daytona International Speedway, the Rolex 24 began on Saturday at 2:40 pm ET. The 24 hour event, formerly known as the 24 Hours of Daytona, is just that a 24 hour endurance race.

Prototype was not the only division of car competing at the Rolex 24.

Winning in GTLM was Richard Westbrook, Ryan Briscoe and Scott Dixon who drove the No. 67 Ford GT for Chip Ganassi Racing. They finished just ahead of another Ganassi car, the No. 66 Ford GT. The win was Ganassi’s 200th.

The winner in the GTD class was the No. 11 Lamborghini Huracan GT3 which featured drivers Mirko Bortolotti, Rolf Ineichen, Ezequiel Perez Companc, Christian Engelhart. This marked Lamborghini’s first 24 race win.



IMSA Rolex 24 at Daytona Results

+/- OVERALL POSITION IN CLASS CURRENT DRIVER LAPS COMP BEHIND OVERALL LEADER BEHIND CLASS LEADER BEHIND NEXT IN CLASS LAST LAP BEST LAP BL # PIT PIT STOPS FASTEST DRIVER
* 1 1 FILIPE ALBUQUERQUE
#5 CADILLAC DPICP
808 –.— –.— –.— 1:44.865 1:37.618 53 P 2
* 2 2 STUART MIDDLETON
#31 CADILLAC DPICP
808 1:10.544 1:10.544 1:10.544 1:41.505 1:37.475 331 P 2
* 3 3 COLIN BRAUN
#54 ORECA LMP2CP
808 1:31.982 1:31.982 21.438 1:42.770 1:38.175 291 P 2
* 4 4 WILL OWEN
#32 LIGIER LMP2CP
804 4 LAPS 4 LAPS 12.259 1:44.841 1:38.724 238 P 2
* 5 5 ANTONIO FELIX DA COSTA
#78 ORECA LMP2CP
804 4 LAPS 4 LAPS 14.219 1:40.245 1:38.480 98 P 3
* 6 6 AUSTIN CINDRIC
#85 ORECA LMP2CP
798 10 LAPS 10 LAPS 53.987 1:49.754 1:38.940 98 2
* 7 7 GUSTAVO MENEZES
#99 ORECA LMP2CP
798 10 LAPS 10 LAPS 0.903 1:41.178 1:38.504 405 P 2
* 8 8 JOEL MILLER
#38 ORECA LMP2CP
796 12 LAPS 12 LAPS 1:24.303 1:43.449 1:38.539 7 P 2
* 9 9 RICKY TAYLOR
#7 ACURA DPICP
793 15 LAPS 15 LAPS 6.727 1:40.501 1:37.758 301 P 2
* 10 10 JUAN PABLO MONTOYA
#6 ACURA DPICP
793 15 LAPS 15 LAPS 5.964 1:39.140 1:37.878 774 P 2 JUAN PABLO MONTOYA
* 11 1 RYAN BRISCOE
#67 FORD GTMGTLM
783 25 LAPS –.— –.— 1:46.110 1:44.054 65 2
* 12 2 JOEY HAND
#66 FORD GTMGTLM
783 25 LAPS 11.180 11.180 1:46.506 1:44.086 4 1
* 13 3 ANTONIO GARCIA
#3 CHEVROLET CORVETTE C7.RMGTLM
781 27 LAPS 2 LAPS –.— 1:46.605 1:44.517 337 P 1
* 14 4 MARCEL FASSLER
#4 CHEVROLET CORVETTE C7.RMGTLM
780 28 LAPS 3 LAPS 54.502 1:46.718 1:44.437 618 P 1
* 15 11 FELIX ROSENQVIST
#37 ORECA LMP2CP
777 31 LAPS 31 LAPS –.— 1:40.042 1:38.315 353 P 3
* 16 5 ALESSANDRO PIER GUIDI
#62 FERRARI 488 GTEMGTLM
774 34 LAPS 9 LAPS 1.303 1:47.842 1:44.008 93 P 1
* 17 6 EARL BAMBER
#912 PORSCHE 911 RSRMGTLM
774 34 LAPS 9 LAPS 22.400 1:46.927 1:44.990 333 1
* 18 7 JOHN EDWARDS
#24 BMW M8 GTLMMGTLM
773 35 LAPS 10 LAPS 44.421 1:46.448 1:45.242 92 P 2
* 19 12 SEBASTIAN SAAVEDRA
#52 LIGIER LMP2CP
771 37 LAPS 37 LAPS –.— 1:41.585 1:39.471 110 P 2
* 20 8 FREDERIC MAKOWIECKI
#911 PORSCHE 911 RSRMGTLM
753 55 LAPS 30 LAPS –.— 1:47.016 1:44.540 111 2
* 21 1 MIRKO BORTOLOTTI
#11 LAMBORGHINI HURACAN GT3CGTD
752 56 LAPS –.— –.— 1:55.181 1:48.207 23 1
* 22 2 ALVARO PARENTE
#86 ACURA NSX GT3CGTD
751 57 LAPS 1 LAP 16.435 1:50.147 1:48.379 90 P 1
* 23 3 ANDREA CALDARELLI
#48 LAMBORGHINI HURACAN GT3CGTD
751 57 LAPS 1 LAP 21.511 1:50.536 1:48.270 160 P 1
* 24 4 JEROEN BLEEKEMOLEN
#33 MERCEDES-AMG GT3CGTD
751 57 LAPS 1 LAP 2.781 1:50.544 1:47.964 95 P 2
* 25 5 SAM BIRD
#64 FERRARI 488 GT3CGTD
751 57 LAPS 1 LAP 59.498 1:49.620 1:48.025 151 1
* 26 6 ANDY LALLY
#44 AUDI R8 LMS GT3CGTD
750 58 LAPS 2 LAPS 42.655 1:50.906 1:48.136 99 P 1
* 27 7 KELVIN VAN DER LINDE
#29 AUDI R8 LMS GT3CGTD
749 59 LAPS 3 LAPS 1:04.758 1:51.067 1:47.896 394 3
* 28 8 MARO ENGEL
#75 MERCEDES-AMG GT3CGTD
745 63 LAPS 7 LAPS –.— 1:49.852 1:48.135 69 P 1
* 29 9 JACK HAWKSWORTH
#15 LEXUS RC F GT3CGTD
744 64 LAPS 8 LAPS 9.170 1:50.759 1:48.417 121 1
* 30 10 ALESSANDRO BALZAN
#63 FERRARI 488 GT3CGTD
744 64 LAPS 8 LAPS 25.018 1:52.047 1:48.297 224 P 2
* 31 11 LAWSON ASCHENBACH
#93 ACURA NSX GT3CGTD
741 67 LAPS 11 LAPS 19.645 2:19.028 1:48.252 443 P 2
* 32 12 ROBBY FOLEY
#71 MERCEDES-AMG GT3CGTD
741 67 LAPS 11 LAPS 1:30.228 1:51.496 1:40.842 275 P 1
* 33 13 CHRISTIAN ENGELHART
#19 LAMBORGHINI HURACAN GT3CGTD
739 69 LAPS 13 LAPS –.— 1:54.677 1:48.751 504 1
* 34 14 MARK KVAMME
#96 BMW M6 GT3CGTD
733 75 LAPS 19 LAPS –.— 1:52.846 1:48.615 8 P 2
* 35 9 ALEXANDER SIMS
#25 BMW M8 GTLMMGTLM
731 77 LAPS 52 LAPS –.— 1:48.354 1:45.022 153 P 2
* 36 15 KYLE MARCELLI
#14 LEXUS RC F GT3CGTD
719 89 LAPS 33 LAPS 11:23.914 1:53.861 1:48.458 6 P 1
* 37 16 RYAN EVERSLEY
#69 ACURA NSX GT3CGTD
719 89 LAPS 33 LAPS 1:22.400 1:58.071 1:48.603 124 4
* 38 13 LANDO NORRIS
#23 LIGIER LMP2CP
718 90 LAPS 90 LAPS –.— 1:42.469 1:38.011 610 P 1
* 39 17 MIGUEL MOLINA
#82 FERRARI 488 GT3CGTD
715 93 LAPS 37 LAPS –.— 1:51.104 1:47.993 455 P 1
* 40 18 JOERG BERGMEISTER
#73 PORSCHE 911 GT3 RCGTD
675 133 LAPS 77 LAPS –:— 1:52.698 1:48.998 316 P 2
* 41 19 PATRICK LONG
#58 PORSCHE 911 GT3 RCGTD
666 142 LAPS 86 LAPS –:— 1:54.953 1:48.402 76 P 1
* 42 14 ALEX POPOW
#20 MULTIMATIC/RILEY LMP2CP
642 166 LAPS 166 LAPS –.— 1:56.145 1:41.785 506 P 2
* 43 20 SVEN MULLER
#59 PORSCHE 911 GT3 RCGTD
637 171 LAPS 115 LAPS –.— –.— 1:47.668 251 0
* 44 21 PAUL DALLA LANA
#51 FERRARI 488 GT3CGTD
571 237 LAPS 181 LAPS –.— –.— 1:47.663 149 0
* 45 15 RENGER VAN DER ZANDE
#10 CADILLAC DPICP
555 253 LAPS 253 LAPS –.— –.— 1:37.908 233 0
* 46 16 JONATHAN BOMARITO
#55 MAZDA DPICP
541 267 LAPS 267 LAPS –.— –.— 1:38.107 416 0
* 47 17 TRISTAN NUNEZ
#77 MAZDA DPICP
530 278 LAPS 278 LAPS –.— –.— 1:38.175 512 0
* 48 18 PIPO DERANI
#22 NISSAN DPICP
438 370 LAPS 370 LAPS –.— –.— 1:37.570 156 0
* 49 19 RYAN DALZIEL
#2 NISSAN DPICP
338 470 LAPS 470 LAPS –.— –.— 1:37.921 76 0
* 50 20 MATTHEW MCMURRY
#90 CADILLAC DPICP
291 517 LAPS 517 LAPS –.— –.— 1:37.960 30 0