Grand Am Rolex - Rolex 24 Fans Get Special Pricing For IMS Road Race Events
INDIANAPOLIS, Jan. 24, 2013: Racing fans watching the Rolex 24 At Daytona on Saturday, Jan. 26 and Sunday, Jan. 27 on SPEED and SPEEDTV.com can take advantage of special general admission ticket pricing for the two GRAND-AM Road Racing events Friday, July 26 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
To celebrate the 24 hours of competition at Daytona International Speedway, general admission tickets for both the Brickyard Grand Prix and Brickyard Sports Car Challenge will be available at SPEED.com/deals for $24, a savings of $6. One ticket provides admission to both exciting races in July at IMS.This offer will be available only between the green and checkered flags of the 2013 Rolex 24 At Daytona, scheduled for 3:30 p.m. Saturday through 3:30 p.m. Sunday.
SPEED's Rolex 24 coverage begins at 3 p.m. (ET) Saturday, with a 30-minute pre-race show preceding the 3:30 p.m. race start. When SPEED signs off on its opening-day television coverage at 11 p.m., SPEED.com will stream feeds throughout the night, including a rooftop camera, in-car cameras and radio calls by the Motor Racing Network. SPEED television coverage returns at 9 a.m. Sunday, including a 30-minute post-race show following the checkered flag at 3:30 p.m.
The GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series and Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge will return to IMS for the second consecutive year for the Brickyard Grand Prix and Brickyard Sports Car Challenge on Friday, July 26.
Those events on the 13-turn, 2.534-mile Grand Prix road course at IMS are part of the Kroger Super Weekend at the Brickyard, which also includes the Indiana 250 NASCAR Nationwide Series race Saturday, July 27 and the Crown Royal presents the "Your Hero's Name Here 400" at the Brickyard NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Sunday, July 28. Both of those races take place on the 2.5-mile oval at IMS.
The Brickyard Grand Prix for the Rolex Sports Car Series again will serve as the finale for the North American Endurance Championship presented by VISITFLORIDA.com. This special three-race series for the Daytona Prototype and GT classes starts with the season-opening Rolex 24 At Daytona this weekend, continues with the Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen on June 30 at Watkins Glen International and concludes at IMS.