Rolf Ineichen1978-05-02 (age 42)
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Mirko Bortolotti says that recovering from the penalty that consigned the Grasser Racing Team’s Lamborghini Huracan to last on the grid had made the squad’s GT Daytona-class victory in the Rolex 24 all the more satisfying.
Abdulaziz Al Faisal drove the #2 Mercedes-AMG across the finish line after completing 606 laps of the 5.39km Dubai Autodrome
Lamborghini factory driver Mirko Bortolotti set a new qualifying record lap time of 1m56.716s around the 5.390 kilometres long Dubai Autodrome.
The Grasser Racing Team will enter two Lamborghini Huracans in January’s 55th Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona, marking the team’s debut at the event, with one car staying on for the Sebring 12 Hours.
Garage 59's Rob Bell, Shane van Gisbergen and Come Ledogar became the 2016 Blancpain Endurance champions despite only finishing 30th in the Nurburgring race, which was won by the #16 GRT Grasser Lamborghini.
Patrick Dempsey, Andrew Davis, Joe Foster and Norbert Siedler gain traction in No. 27 Porsche 911 GT America; Christian Engelhart, Rolf Ineichen and Franz Konrad climb into Top 10
Patrick Dempsey, Andrew Davis and Joe Foster on pace in No. 27 Porsche 911 GT America; Christian Engelhart, Rolf Ineichen and Franz Konrad come to grips with the No. 28 Porsche 911 GT America
Team Continues to Make Progress as Andrew Davis and Joe Foster Test No. 27 Porsche 911 GT America; Christian Engelhart and Rolf Ineichen Lap in No. 28 Porsche 911 GT America
As the favorites faltered, steady driving from the Swiss team made the difference.
Dempsey Racing concluded three days of testing Sunday with two teams on the Daytona International Speedway 3.56-mile road course at the Roar Before the Rolex 24 At Daytona
Technical partnership with Konrad Motorsport for second entry.