2006
Daytona 24 Hours

Rolex 24 at Daytona
Grand-American Road Racing Championship, round 1
2006 January 28th-29th
Daytona International Speedway, 5,729 km

Pole Position : CRAWFORD DP03 Porsche #23, L.Lhr / P.Long / M.Rockenfeller, 1'44"009
Winner : RILEY MkXI Lexus #02, S.Dixon / D.Wheldon / C.Mears, 734 laps, at 175,139 km/h
Fastest lap : CRAWFORD DP03 Porsche #23, L.Lhr / P.Long / M.Rockenfeller, 1'44"299
 

RESULTS

Pos. # Car Drivers Entrant Laps Group Practice
3rd 23 CRAWFORD DP03 Porsche Lucas LHR (D) / Patrick LONG (USA) /
Mike ROCKENFELLER (D)
Alex Job Racing /
Emory Motorsports
3 laps
behind
3rd DP
Fastest lap
Pole, 1'44"009
4th 58 FABCAR FDSC/03 Porsche David DONOHUE (USA) / Darren LAW (USA) /
Sascha MAASSEN (D)
Red Bull /
Brumos Porsche
4 laps
behind
4th DP 29th, 1'45"197
9th 36 PORSCHE 996 GT3 Cup Randy POBST (USA) / Michael LEVITAS (USA) /
Ian BAAS (USA) / Spencer PUMPELLY (USA)
TPC Racing 43 laps behind Winner GT 37th, 1'54"053
12th 82 PORSCHE 997 GT3 Cup Dirk WERNER (D) / Philipp PETER (A) / Dieter QUESTER (A) / Luca RICCITELLI (I) Farnbacher Racing /
Farnbacher Loles
51 laps behind 3rd GT 63rd, 1'53"726
13th 66 PORSCHE 997 GT3 Cup Stphane ORTELLI (F) / Robert NEARN (GB) /
Cyrille SAUVAGE (F) / Steve JOHNSON (USA)
The Racer's Group 56 laps behind 4th GT 49th, 1'57"474
15th 83 PORSCHE 997 GT3 Cup Dominik FARNBACHER (D) / Mike FITZGERALD (USA) /
Pierre EHRET (D) / Marc BASSENG (D)
Farnbacher Loles /
Orbit Racing
63 laps behind 5th GT 36th, 1'54"003
16th 72 PORSCHE 997 GT3 Cup Wolf HENZLER (D) / Robin LIDDELL (GB) /
Johannes VAN OVERBEEK (USA) / Graham RAHAL (USA)
Tafel Racing 64 laps behind 6th GT 31st, 1'53"336
18th 17 PORSCHE 997 GT3 Cup Johnny MOWLEM (GB) / Lance David ARNOLD (D) /
Bryan SELLERS (USA) / David SHEP (CDN) / Jan SEYFFARTH (D)
SAMAX 71 laps behind 7th GT 39th, 1'54"300
19th 00 PORSCHE 996 GT3 Cup Ron ZITZA (USA) / James THOMPSON (GB) / Tim LEWIS Jr. /
Kevin WHEELER (USA)
TZ Motorsports 79 laps behind 8th GT 45th, 1'56"816
20th 41 PORSCHE 996 GT3 Cup Wayne NONNAMAKER (USA) / Joe NONNAMAKER (USA) /
Will NONNAMAKER (USA) / Victor GONZALEZ Jr. (PR)
Team Sahlen 81 laps behind 9th GT 44th, 1'56"016
21st 22 PORSCHE 996 GT3 Cup Jean-Franois DUMOULIN (CDN) / Nick LONGHI (USA) /
Emil ASSENTATO (USA) / Lonnie PECHNIK (USA) /
Jep THORNTON (USA)
Fiorano Racing 83 laps behind 10th GT 38th, 1'54"224
23rd 93 PORSCHE 996 GT3 Cup Tony AVE (USA) / Rob STEWART (USA) / Dave STEWART (USA) / Bob GILBERT (USA) / Gary STEWART (USA) TPC Racing 98 laps behind 11th GT 47th, 1'57"255
25th 74 PORSCHE 997 GT3 Cup Andrew DAVIS (USA) / Charles ESPENLAUB (USA) /
Eric LUX (L) / Jim TAFEL (USA) / Michael CAWLEY (USA)
Tafel Racing 100 laps behind 12th GT 32nd, 1'53"461
27th 67 PORSCHE 996 GT3 Cup Patrick FLANAGAN (USA) / Bohdan KROCZEK (USA) /
Bill KEITH (USA) / Marc BULLOCK (USA)
The Racer's Group 109 laps behind 14th GT 56th, 1'59"753
32nd 81 PORSCHE 996 GT3 Cup John PEW (USA) / Steve MARSHALL (USA) /
Hal PREWITT (USA) / Danny MARSHALL (USA) /
 Ben McCRACKIN (USA)
Synergy Racing 145 laps behind 17th GT 60th, 2'00"887
DNF 59 FABCAR FDSC/03 Porsche Joao BARBOSA (P) / Jamie C. FRANCE (USA) /
Ted CHRISTOPHER (USA) / Hurley HAYWOOD (USA)
Brumos Racing 559 laps DP 10th, 1'44"983
37th 68 PORSCHE 996 GT3 Cup Jim PACE (USA) / Revere GREIST / Jim LOWE (USA) The Racer's Group 179 laps behind 19th GT 48th, 1'57"440
40th 87 PORSCHE 997 GT3 Cup Dave GAYLORD (USA) / Wes HILL (USA) / Ken HILL (USA) /
Will DIEFENBACH (USA)
Synergy Racing 231 laps behind 20th GT 46th, 1'56"854
41st 43 PORSCHE 996 GT3 Cup Wes ALLEN (USA) / Eddie HENNESSY (USA) /
Jim MICHAELIAN (USA) / Manuel MATOS (PR) /
Wayne NONNAMAKER (USA)
Team Sahlen 299 laps behind 21st GT 58th, 2'00"598
45th 80 PORSCHE 996 GT3 Cup David MURRY (USA) / Leh KEEN (USA) / Craig STANTON (USA) / Xavier POMPIDOU (F) Synergy Racing 435 laps behind 22nd GT 42nd, 1'54"964
DNF 69 PORSCHE 996 GT3 Cup Josh VARGO (USA) / Jake VARGO (USA) /
Mark HERRINGTON (USA) / Brady REFENNING (USA)
The Racer's Group 287 laps GT 53rd, 1'57"971
DNF 71 PORSCHE 997 GT3 Cup David LACEY (CDN) / Brent MARTINI (USA) /
Greg WILKINS (CDN) / Mark WILKINS (CDN) /
Johnny MOWLEM (GB)
SAMAX /
Doncaster Racing
278 laps GT 43rd, 1'56"006
DNF 8 DORAN JE4 Porsche Burt FRISSELLE (USA) / Brian FRISSELLE (USA) /
Patrick HUISMAN (NL) / Clint FIELD (USA)
Synergy Racing 206 laps DP 11th, 1'44"996
DNF 15 PORSCHE 996 GT3 Cup Cory FRIEDMAN (USA) / Patrick SMALL (USA) /
Mac McGEHEE (USA) / Bill MARTIN (USA) /
Tory HERRING (USA)
Autometrics Motorsports 104 laps GT 65th, no time
DNF 86 PORSCHE 997 GT3 Cup Don KITCH (USA) / Chris PENNINGTON (USA) /
Don GAGNE (USA) / Chris PALLIS (USA)
Synergy Racing 17 laps GT 57th, 2'00"022
DNS 14 PORSCHE 996 GT3 Cup Patrick SMALL (USA) / Mac McGEHEE (USA) /
Tory HERRING (USA) / Bill MARTIN (USA) /
Cory FRIEDMAN (USA)
Autometrics Motorsports - GT No time

PICTURES

n 00  -  19th
TZ Motorsports
R.Zitza / J.Thompson / T.Lewis Jr. / K.Wheeler
n 8  -  DNF
Synergy Racing
B.Frisselle / B.Frisselle / P.Huisman / C.Field
n 14  -  DNS
Autometrics Motorsports
P.Small / M.McGehee / T.Herring / B.Martin / C.Friedman
n 15  -  DNF
Autometrics Motorsports
C.Friedman / P.Small / M.McGehee / B.Martin / T.Herring
n 17  -  18th
SAMAX
J.Mowlem / L.D.Arnold / B.Sellers / D.Shep / J.Seyffarth
n 22  -  21st
Fiorano Racing
J.F.Dumoulin / N.Longhi / E.Assentato / L.Pechnik / J.Thornton
n 23  -  3rd  -  3rd DP  -  Pole position  - 
Fastest lap

Alex Job Racing / Emory Motorsports
L.Lhr / P.Long / M.Rockenfeller
n 36  -  9th  -  Winner GT
TPC Racing
R.Pobst / M.Levitas / I.Baas / S.Pumpelly
n 41  -  20th
Team Sahlen
W.Nonnamaker / J.Nonnamaker / W.Nonnamaker / V.Gonzalez Jr.
n 43  -  41st
Team Sahlen
W.Allen / E.Hennessy / J.Michaelian / M.Matos / W.Nonnamaker
n 58  -  4th
Red Bull / Brumos Porsche
D.Donohue / D.Law / S.Maassen
n 59  -  DNF
Brumos Racing
J.Barbosa / J.C.France / T.Christopher / H.Haywood
n 66  -  13th
The Racer's Group
S.Ortelli / R.Nearn / C.Sauvage / S.Johnson
n 67  -  27th
The Racer's Group
P.Flanagan / B.Kroczek / B.Keith / M.Bullock
n 68  -  37th
The Racer's Group
J.Pace / R.Greist / J.Lowe
n 69  -  DNF
The Racer's Group
J.Vargo / J.Vargo / M.Herrington / B.Refenning
n 71  -  DNF
SAMAX / Doncaster Racing
D.Lacey / B.Martini / G.Wilkins / M.Wilkins / J.Mowlem
n 72  -  16th
Tafel Racing
W.Henzler / R.Liddell / J.van Overbeek / G.Rahal
n 74  -  25th
Tafel Racing
A.Davis / Ch.Espenlaub / E.Lux / J.Tafel / M.Cawley
n 80  -  45th
Synergy Racing
D.Murry / L.Keen / C.Stanton / X.Pompidou
n 81  -  32nd
Synergy Racing
J.Pew / H.Prewitt / D.Marshall / B.McCrackin
n 82  -  12th  -  3rd GT
Farnbacher Racing / Farnbacher Loles
D.Werner / Ph.Peter / D.Quester / L.Riccitelli
n 83  -  15th
Farnbacher Loles / Orbit Racing
D.Farnbacher / M.Fitzgerald / P.Ehret / M.Basseng
n 86  -  DNF
Synergy Racing
D.Kitch / Ch.Pennington / D.Gagne / Ch.Pallis
   
  n 87  -  40th
Synergy Racing
D.Gaylord / W.Hill / K.Hill / W.Diefenbach
n 93  -  23rd
TPC Racing
T.Ave / R.Stewart / D.Stewart / B.Gilbert / G.Stewart