CORVETTE DPs AT DAYTONA: Fittipaldi Sets Prototype Pace in Roar Testing

CORVETTE DPs AT DAYTONA: Fittipaldi Sets Prototype Pace in Roar Testing

No. 5 Action Express Corvette DP leads Chevrolet contingent in testing for Rolex 24

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 5, 2014) – The final on-track preparations for Chevrolet’s Corvette Daytona Prototype teams are complete ahead of the opening round of the inaugural TUDOR United SportsCar Championship. Christian Fittipaldi in Action Express Racing’s No. 5 Corvette DP set the fastest time for the three-day Roar Before the 24 at Daytona International Speedway – the annual test that serves a dress rehearsal for the Rolex 24 At Daytona.

Fox Sports 1 to Cover pre-Daytona 500 Practice, and The Loss of a Legend

Daytona-500-2014-logo-250x214NASCAR cars and trucks take to the track at Daytona for preseason test sessions with FOX Sports 1 providing 12 hours of coverage over three days from Jan. 9-11. The NASCAR on FOX team of Darrell Waltrip, Larry McReynolds and Mike Joy call the action while NASCAR Sprint Cup Series cars are on the track Jan. 9-10 (1:00 pm/et to 5:00 pm/et, Live), with Bob Dillner and Matt Yocum reporting from the pits and Jeff Hammond reporting from the garage.