Racing season is almost hear as race teams head to the sands of Daytona Beach for the Roar Before the 24, the annual shakedown for the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge. A total of 55 teams took the opportunity to test some of the most beautiful machinery in the world at the test. All the while, the world’s best endurance drivers came out of their hibernation to prepare for 2017.
Dusty and Erin welcome a new regular to the show – Eric Mueller, the voice of Road America. Eric joins the team for Season 2 to help hash through the most important aspects of the latest stories in the North American SportsCar World.
Not a driver at the test looked more determined to attack the new year better than Sean Rayhall. A winless season has driven the young American driver to the point of maddening preparation for a successful season. Erin Charlton was able to catch up with Sean and discuss his plans and goals for the new year. He has one mission in 2017: WIN.
In this episode:
- 03:45 – Erin Charlton with Sean Rayhall on his plans for 2017
- 15:10 – Max Angelelli to Retire from Driving After 2017 Rolex 24
- 18:14 – BOP Changes Before the Roar Before the 24
- 20:50 – IMSA WeatherTech Championship Roar Results – Entry List
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