12 Cool Things About the Rolex 24

Rolex 24 (c) Mike MeredithRolex 24 (c) Mike Meredith

Cool Things at the Rolex 24
Many race drivers dream of victory in the Rolex 24 at Daytona — the prestige ranks with winning the Indy 500, Grand Prix of Monaco or the 24 Hours of Le Mans. To spectators, it sounds more than a little crazy to race for 24 straight hours in the middle of winter, endure more than 12 hours of darkness and contend with four different classes of cars on track at the same time. But drivers and team owners understand the allure of victory at Daytona. It’s a race of skill, strategy, determination and a bit of luck, all combining to make a win at the speedway one of the sweetest in motor racing. In addition to the intense competition, here are the top reasons you should make plans to attend the Rolex 24 at Daytona.

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