Earnhardts finish 2nd in class, 4th overall_2/4
Dale Earnhardt made a big splash Sunday morning
at the Rolex 24 at Daytona, but it was his teammates who made the biggest headlines. Ron
Fellows, Chris Kneifel, Franck Freon and Johnny O'Connell drove the No. 2 Chevrolet
Corvette to the overall victory in the 24-hour sports car endurance race. Full story.
erased a monster deficit
'Just racing' - It has been months,
perhaps since October and his miracle victory at Talladega, since Dale Earnhardts
eyes have lit up like Saturday afternoon, when he climbed out of his Corvette after his
first stint driving in the Rolex 24 at Daytona.
Earnhardts finish 4th, Fellows wins
To hell with eight Winston Cup championships.
Dale Earnhardt might want to conquer the 24 Hours of Le Mans next. NASCAR put a resounding
stamp on the 39th Rolex 24 At Daytona Sunday at Daytona International Speedway as Ron
Fellows, a driver with fervent NASCAR aspirations won overall honors and Earnhardt and son
Dale Earnhardt Jr. finished fourth overall and second in the GTS class in the Grand
American Road Racing Association season opener. Full Story.
Approx. driver rotation times so far:
Andy Pilgrim 1:00-2:30 p.m.
Dale Earnhardt 2:30-3:45
Kelly Collins 3:45-5:45
Andy Pilgrim 5:45-7:15
Dale Jr. 7:15-9:00
Dale Earnhardt 9:00-10:30
Andy Pilgrim 10:30-??
Update: Summary as of 10:30 p.m. (9.5 of 24 hours)
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Earnhardts looking for success at Rolex 24_2/2
There are some who think the participation of
Dale Earnhardt and his son Dale Jr. in this weekend's Rolex 24 At Daytona is some sort of
publicity stunt or even a bit of follie for the high-profile NASCAR drivers. In reality,
competing in the grueling sportscar race at Daytona International Speedway is something
Earnhardt has always wanted to try. Full Story.
relearning to drive: Collins, Pilgrim tutor living legends
Earnhardts prepared to be passed in
It's not often you catch an Earnhardt in
inferior equipment, note some of the guys who will be racing against the Dale Earnhardts,
senior and junior, in the Rolex 24 at Daytona beginning Saturday. This time, however, it
is entirely by design. Full Story.
Earnhardts have speed; now they'll test endurance_1/29
Dale Earnhardt Jr. belongs to an elite group of
professional drivers on one of the world's premier racing circuits, and he has been
immersed in auto racing practically from birth.
Like a lot of people, however, when Earnhardt Jr. lays his eyes on a great sports car-
like, say, a Corvette -- it stirs his soul. He envisions himself behind the wheel on the
open road with the throttle open and the wind whistling past. Full Story.
notes commitment to program
Corvette at Daytona
Rolex 24: Chevy News Conference_1/6
Chevrolet Corvette drivers visited with the
media in the Benny Kahn Media Center during Friday's lunch break at Rolex 24 At Daytona
testing. Full Story.
Earnhardts ready for 3-day Rolex 24 at Daytona test_1/3
Beginning on Thursday, Jan. 4, Dale Earnhardt
and his son Dale Earnhardt Jr. will be turning laps at Daytona International Speedway in a
three-day test session. But the Earnhardts wont be wheeling their normal rides
the Chevrolet Monte Carlos that they compete with in the NASCAR Winston Cup Series.
Earnhardts test Corvette at Sebring_11/21
Dale Earnhardts Sr. and Jr. got their first taste of the Chevrolet
Corvette C5-R they will co-pilot with Andy Pilgrim in the 2001 Rolex 24 at Daytona today
at Sebring International Raceway. Full