2001
Daytona 24 Hours

Rolex 24 at Daytona
Grand American Rolex Sports Car Series, round 1
2001 February 3rd-4th
Daytona International Speedway, 5,729 km

Pole Position : RILEY & SCOTT MkIII Ford #16, J.Weaver / B.Leitzinger / A.Wallace, 1'47"351
Winner : CHEVROLET Corvette C5-R #2, J.O'Connell / R.Fellows / Ch.Kneifel / F.Fron, 656 laps,
at 156,578 km/h
Fastest lap : FERRARI 333SP #12, A.McNish, 1'41"875
 

RESULTS

Pos. # Car Drivers Entrant Laps Group Practice
2nd 31 PORSCHE 911 GT3 RS Lucas LHR (D) / Randy POBST (USA) /
Mike FITZGERALD (USA) / Christian MENZEL (D)
White Lightning Racing 8 laps
behind
Winner GT 39th, 1'54"486
3rd 86 PORSCHE 911 GT3 RS Wolfgang KAUFMANN (D) / Lance STEWART (USA) /
Cyril CHATEAU (F) / Paco ORTI (E) DND
Freisinger Motorsport 12 laps behind 2nd GT 57th, 1'56"431
5th 56 PORSCHE 911 GT3 RS Gabrio ROSA (I) / Fabio BABINI (I) / Alex CAFFI (I) /
Fabio ROSA (I)
Seikel Motorsport 19 laps behind 3rd GT 40th, 1'54"714
6th 01 PORSCHE 911 GT1 Evo Larry SCHUMACHER (USA) / Harry BYTZEK (CDN) /
John BRENNER (CDN) / James HOLTOM (CDN)
Bytzek Motorsport 24 laps behind 3rd GTS 34th, 1'53"204
7th 43 PORSCHE 911 GT3 RS Peter BARON (USA) / Gian Luigi BUITONI (USA) /
Leo HINDERY (USA) / Tony KESTER (USA)
Orbit 26 laps behind 4th GT 55th, 1'56"280
8th 81 PORSCHE 911 GT3 R Darren LAW (USA) / Matt DRENDEL (USA) /
David MURRY (USA) / Cort WAGNER (USA)
G&W Motorsports 27 laps behind 5th GT 44th, 1'55"172
10th 39 PORSCHE 911 GT3 R Hugh PLUMB (USA) / Kimberly HISKEY (USA) /
Michael CULVER (CDN) / Michael PETERSEN (USA) DND
White Lightning Racing 29 laps behind 7th GT 53rd, 1'56"165
12th 50 PORSCHE 911 GT3 R Craig STANTON (USA) / Andy HAJDUCKY (USA) /
Takashi SUZUKI (J)
Aasco-Boduck 38 laps behind 8th GT 41st, 1'54"753
15th 34 PORSCHE 911 GT3 R Spencer PUMPELLY (USA) / Steven IVANKOVICH (USA) /
Tom PUMPELLY (USA) / Rick DILORIO (USA)
Spencer Pumpelly Racing 61 laps behind 9th GT 54th, 1'56"195
16th 40 PORSCHE 911 GT3 R Antonio DE CASTRO (I) / Luca CATTANEO (I) /
Renato BICCIATO (I) / Franco BUGANE (I)
Mac Racing 63 laps behind 10th GT 71st, 2'00"518
17th 57 PORSCHE 911 GT3 R Stefano BUTTIERO (I) / Philip COLLIN (USA) /
Andrew BAGNALL (NZ) / Tony BURGESS (CDN)
Seikel Motorsport 66 laps behind 11th GT 51st, 1'56"041
18th 71 PORSCHE 911 GT3 R Yukihiro HANE (J) / Kurt THIEL (DK) / Klaus HORN (D) / Manfred JURASZ (A) Freisinger Motorsport 71 laps behind 12th GT 68th, 1'58"394
23rd 14 PORSCHE 993 Carrera RSR Cory FRIEDMAN (USA) / Adam MERZON (USA) /
Basil DEMEROUTIS (GB) / Lynn WILSON (USA)
Autometrics Motorsports 93 laps behind 13th GT 75th, 2'00"699
25th 41 PORSCHE 911 GT3 RS Fabio MANCINI (I) / Gianni COLLINI (I) / Paolo RAPETTI (I) /
Michel NEUGARTEN (B)
Mac Racing 95 laps behind 14th GT 56th, 1'56"384
26th 67 PORSCHE 911 GT3 R Don KITCH (USA) / Dave PARKER (USA) /
Dave GAYLORD (USA) / Mike OBERHOLTZER (USA)
The Racer's Group 96 laps behind 15th GT 78th, 2'01"844
29th 66 PORSCHE 911 GT3 R Wade GAUGHRAN (USA) / Justin MARKS (USA) /
Steve MILLER (USA) / Kiichi TAKAHASHI (J)
The Racer's Group 109 laps behind 16th GT 72nd, 2'00"535
DNF 05 PORSCHE 911 GT3 R Francesco GUTIERREZ (E) / Nigel SMITH (GB) /
Patrick VUILLAUME (F) / Jean-Charles CARTIER (F)
Habethur Racing 505 laps GT 70th, 1'58"684
38th 69 PORSCHE 911 GT2 Horst FELBERMAYR Jr. (A) / Horst FELBERMAYR (A) /
Christian RIED (D) / Gerold RIED (D)
Proton Competition 161 laps behind 8th GTS 42nd, 1'54"846
41st 0 PORSCHE 911 GT1 Evo Scott MAXWELL (CDN) / David EMPRINGHAM (CDN) /
Richard SPENARD (CDN) / Klaus BYTZEK (CDN)
Bytzek Motorsport 177 laps behind 9th GTS 12th, 1'46"848
42nd 65 PORSCHE 911 GT3 R Claudia HRTGEN (D) / Robert ORCUTT (USA) /
Jrgen LORENZ (D) / Heinrich LANGFERMANN (D)
Cirtek Motorport 179 laps behind 22nd GT 61st, 1'57"171
DNF 60 PORSCHE 911 GT3 R Geoff LISTER (GB) / Mike YOULES (GB) / Fred MOSS (GB) / Matt TURNER (USA) PK Sport 471 laps GT 74th, 2'00"694
DNF 07 PORSCHE 911 GT2 Johannes VAN OVERBEEK (USA) / Steve MARSHALL (USA) /
Danny MARSHALL (USA) / Tim HOLT (USA)
G&W Motorsports 470 laps GTS 47th, 1'55"520
49th 68 PORSCHE 911 GT3 RS Kevin BUCKLER (USA) / Jim MICHAELIAN (USA) /
Stephen EARLE (USA) / Dilantha MALAGAMUWA (SL)
The Racer's Group 302 laps behind 24th GT 46th, 1'55"425
DNF 35 PORSCHE 911 GT3 R Ulli RICHTER (D) / Enzo CALDERARI (CH) / Lilian BRYNER (CH) / Jrgen ALZEN (D) Jrgen Alzen Motorsport 315 laps GT 67th, 1'57"652
DNF 17 PORSCHE 911 GT3 R Luca RICCITELLI (I) / Dieter QUESTER (D) / Marc DUEZ (B) /
Hans-Jrg HOFER (A)
RWS Motorsports 310 laps GT 37th, 1'54"071
DNF 47 PORSCHE 911 GT3 RS Joe FOSTER (USA) / Gary SCHULTHEIS (USA) /
Scott NEUMAN (USA) / Ross BLEUSTEIN (USA)
Evil Eye Racing 233 laps GT 52nd, 1'56"099
DNF 7 PORSCHE 911 GT3 R Jesus Diez DE VILLARROEL (E) / Paco ORTI (E) /
John WARNER (USA) / Ron ZITZA (USA)
Broadfoot Racing 222 laps GT 66th, 1'57"593
DNF 38 LOLA B2K/10 Porsche Dorsey SCHROEDER (USA) / Bob WOLLEK (F) /
Hurley HAYWOOD (USA) / Sascha MAASSEN (D)
Champion Racing 209 laps SRP 6th, 1'43"444
DNF 80 PORSCHE 911 GT3 R John MORTON (USA) / Michael SCHROM (USA) /
Bob MAZZUOCCOLA (USA) / Stu HAYNER (USA)
G&W Motorsports 185 laps GT 60th, 1'57"102
DNF 92 PORSCHE 911 GT3 R Hubert HAUPT (D) / Anthony KUMPEN (B) / Vic RICE (USA) /
John YOUNG (USA) DND
Cirtek Motorsport 108 laps GT 50th, 1'55"915
DNF 36 PORSCHE 911 GT3 RS Angelo ZADRA (I) / Pedro COUCEIRO (P) /
Ulrich GALLADE (D) / Duncan HUISMAN (NL)
Jrgen Alzen Racing 106 laps GT 63rd, 1'57"334
DNF 91 PORSCHE 911 GT2 David WARNOCK (GB) / Ugo COMOMBO (USA) /
Bernardo SA NOGEIRA (P) DND
/
Christian D'AGOSTIN (AUS) DND
Cirtek Motorsport 48 laps GTS 59th, 1'56"797
DNF 42 PORSCHE 911 GT3 RS Tommy BYRNE (IRL) / Richard MILLMAN (USA) DND /
Tony KESTER (USA) DND
/ Michael COLLUCCI (USA) DND
Orbit 37 laps GT 58th, 1'56"782
DNF 76 PORSCHE 911 GT1 Evo Gunnar JEANNETTE (USA) / Wayne JACKSON (USA) /
Paul NEWMAN (USA) DND / Mike BROCKMAN (USA) DND
Gunnar Racing 37 laps GTS 27th, 1'50"001
NQ 03 PORSCHE 911 GT2 Mauro CASADEI (I) / Stefano BUCCI (I) /
Andrea GARBAGNATI (I) / Manuel NICOLAIDIS (CH)
Haberthur Racing - GTS 83rd, 2'03"996
NQ 13 PORSCHE 911 GT2 David KICAK (USA) / Andrey KOSOVYCH (USA) /
Scott BURKLAND (USA) / Arthur PILLA (USA)
Free Spirit Motorsports - GTS No time
NQ 64 PORSCHE 996 GT3 Cup Ralf KRAUSS (D) / Harry KINTZI (USA) / Kersten JODEXNIS (D) / John WERNER (USA) Dreamcarsonline.com - GT 82nd, 2'03"927
NQ 75 PORSCHE 911 GT3 RS Joe POLICASTRO Jr. (USA) / Joe POLICASTRO (USA) /
Leon DESIMONE (USA) / Ron ZITZA (USA)
Gunnar Racing - GT 81st, 2'02"924

PICTURES

n 01  -  6th  -  3rd GTS
Bytzek Motorsport
L.Schumacher / H.Bytzek / J.Brenner / J.Holtom
n 03  -  NQ
Haberthur Racing
M.Casadei / S.Bucci / A.Garbagnati / M.Nicolaidis
n 05  -  DNF
Haberthur Racing
F.Guttierez / N.Smith / P.Vuillaume / J.Ch.Cartier
n 07  -  DNF
G&W Motorsports
J.van Overbeek / S.Marshall / D.Marshall / T.Holt
n 0  -  41st
Bytzek Motorsport
S.Maxwell / D.Empringham / R.Spenard / K.Bytzek
n 7  -  DNF
Broadfoot Racing
J.D.de Villarroel / P.Orti / J.Warner / R.Zitza
n 13  -  NQ
Free Spirit Motorsports
D.Kicak / A.Kosovych / S.Burkland / A.Pilla
n 14  -  23rd
Autometrics Motorsports
C.Friedman / A.Merzon / B.Demeroutis / L.Wilson
n 17  -  DNF
RWS Motorsports
L.Riccitelli / D.Quester / M.Duez / H.J.Hofer
n 31  -  2nd  -  Winner GT
White Lightning Racing
L.Lhr / R.Pobst / M.Fitzgerald / Ch.Menzel
n 34  -  15th
Spencer Pumpelly Racing
S.Pumpelly / S.Ivankovich / T.Pumpelly / R.Dilorio
n 35  -  DNF
Jurgen Alzen Motorsport
U.Richter / E.Calderari / L.Bryner / J.Alzen
n 36  -  DNF
Jrgen Alzen Motorsport
A.Zadra / P.Couceiro / U.Gallade / D.Huisman
n 38  -  DNF
Champion Racing
D.Schroeder / B.Wollek / H.Haywood / S.Maassen
n 39  -  10th
White Lightning Racing
H.Plumb / K.Hiskey / M.Culver / M.Petersen
n 40  -  16th
Mac Racing
A.De Castro / L.Cattaneo / R.Bicciato / F.Bugan
n 41  -  25th
Mac Racing
F.Mancini / G.Collini / P.Rapetti / M.Neugarten
n 42  -  DNF
Orbit
T.Byrne / R.Millman / T.Kester / M.Collucci
n 43  -  7th
Orbit
P.Baron / G.L.Buitoni / L.Hindery / T.Kester
n 47  -  DNF
Evil Eye Racing
J.Foster / G.Schultheis / S.Neuman / R.Bleustein
n 50  -  12th
Aasco-Boduck
C.Stanton / A.Hajducky / T.Suzuki
n 56  -  5th  -  3rd GT
Seikel Motorsport
G.Rosa / F.Babini / A.Caffi / F.Rosa
n 57  -  17th
Seikel Motorsport
S.Buttiero / Ph.Collin / A.Bagnall / T.Burgess
n 60  -  DNF
PK Sport
G.Lister / M.Youles / F.Moss / M.Turner
n 64  -  NQ
Dreamcarsonline.com
R.Krauss / H.Kintzi / K.Jodexnis / J.Werner
n 65  -  42nd
Cirtek Motorsport
C.Hrtgen / R.Orcutt / J.Lorenz / H.Langfermann
n 66  -  29th
The Racer's Group
W.Gaughran / J.Marks / S.Miller / K.Takahashi
n 67  -  26th
The Racer's Group
D.Kitch / D.Parker / D.Gaylord / M.Oberholtzer
n 68  -  49th
The Racer's Group
K.Buckler / J.Michaelian / S.Earle / D.Malagamuwa
n 69  -  38th
Proton Competition
H.Felbermayr Jr. / H.Felbermayr / Ch.Ried / G.Ried
n 71  -  18th
Freisinger Motorsport
Y.Hane / K.Thiel / K.Horn / M.Jurasz
n 75  -  NQ
Gunnar Racing
J.Policastro Jr. / J.Policastro / L.Desimone / R.Zitza
n 76  -  DNF
Gunnar Racing
G.Jeannette / W.Jackson / P.Newman / M.Brockman
n 80  -  DNF
G&W Motorsports
J.Morton / M.Schrom / B.Mazzuoccola / S.Hayner
n 81  -  8th
G&W Motorsports
D.Law / M.Drendel / D.Murry / C.Wagner
n 86  -  3rd  -  2nd GT
Freisinger Motorsport
W.Kaufmann / L.Stewart / C.Chateau / P.Orti
   
  n 91  -  DNF
Cirtek Motorsport
D.Warnock / U.Comombo / B.Sa Nogueira / Ch.d'Agostin
n 92  -  DNF
Cirtek Motorsport
H.Haupt / A.Kumpen / V.Rice / J.Young