DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Mazda Aggregation Joest won the pole for the Rolex 24 at Daytona in a affair beneath aback Ricky Taylor comatose his Aggregation Penske access in Thursday qualifying.
Oliver Jarvis piloted the Mazda DPi to the top starting atom in the twice-round-the-clock ability chase that begins Saturday at Daytona International Speedway and uses both the alley advance and the oval. He was actuality challenged by ascendant IMSA alternation best Juan Pablo Montoya in an Acura for Aggregation Penske, but Montoya’s attempt at communicable him concluded aback Taylor comatose with a little beneath than two account actual in qualifying.
Wayne Taylor Racing, the arresting chase winners, able fifth with Ryan Briscoe abaft the wheel. The aggregation has a new attending this year as full-time disciplinarian Jordan Taylor larboard his father’s alignment to become a Corvette branch driver, so alone Renger Van der Zande and Kamui Kobayashi alternate to the acceptable ability lineup.
Briscoe has replaced Jordan Taylor as the full-time disciplinarian for the season, while five-time IndyCar best Scott Dixon completes the ability aggregation lineup.
The acreage for this year’s chase has aloof 38 entries — the aboriginal acreage in 58 runnings of the celebrated division kickoff. The aboriginal acreage ahead was 42 starters in 1962, the additional year of the race.
While the acreage does accommodate an absorbing 18 altered manufacturers, there’s a audacious absence with Chip Ganassi alone afterwards Ford concluded its affairs afterwards four seasons in the GT Le Mans class. Ganassi hopes to acknowledgment to sports antagonism in 2021, potentially in the Daytona Prototype class, but his two alone entries accept contributed to the low car count.
The DPi class, which contest for the all-embracing victory, has aloof eight entries. But the chic includes Indianapolis 500 winners Dixon, Montoya, Helio Castroneves, Simon Pagenaud, Alexander Rossi, Ryan Hunter-Reay and four-time IndyCar best Sebastien Bourdais.
Ben Keating won the pole in the Le Mans Prototype 2 chic for PR1 Mathiasen Motorsports. The LMP2 chic has aloof bristles entries.
Keating is aggressive in two classes this weekend as he’s additionally a affiliate of Riley Motorsports in the GT Daytona class.
Porsche GT Aggregation swept the aboriginal two condoning positions in the GT Le Mans chic as Nick Tandy won the pole in the 911 RSR-19, and Laurens Vanthoor was additional in the sister car. Tandy bankrupt his chic condoning almanac from aftermost year.
Tandy has now won four poles at the Rolex, attached Scott Pruett for the chase record.
Pfaff Motorsports won the pole with a Porsche 911 in the GT Daytona class, which has the best entrants with 18 cars. Among the cars in GTD are two Lexus entries from AIM Vasser Sullivan, one of which is actuality piloted by ascendant NASCAR best Kyle Busch.
But that car appropriate a basic agent change afterwards Thursday convenance and was not accessible to qualify. It will alpha at the aback of the acreage on Saturday.
The Pfaff team, meanwhile, has angry active all ages with the admission of new firesuits that accord a nod to the team’s Canadian roots. The firesuits are styled to resemble a checkerboard flannel shirt and denim pants, but fabricated from the accepted fireproof Nomex material.
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