View Full Version : BMWCCA Fan Package for Daytona 24-Hour

12-14-2009, 02:07 PM
Daytona International Speedway has announced a special fan package for BMWCCA members attending the Daytona 24-Hour on Jan. 30-31. Details of the $250 package are at http://bmwcca.org/forum/showthread.php?t=6364

Note that a 4-day general admission ticket that includes infield parking, access to the grandstands, garages, and an event hat is only $90.

The 3-hour Koni Challenge, er, ah. . .Continential Tire Challenge race on Friday will include many M3s in the GS class and several 328s in the ST class (including our own RRT team). In the Rolex Grand-Am 24-Hour race that starts at 3pm Saturday (later than in the past) there will be two M6s in the GT class and there should be several BMW Dinan V8-powered prototypes. The perinial top runner Ganassi team of Scott Pruett and Memo Rios are likely to switch from Lexus to BMW power this year.

Daytona is about an 800-mile, 12-hour drive from DC. Many people camp at the track. Beach-side hotels are readilty available this weekend too.

12-16-2009, 11:21 AM
I'm still thinking about this, but the GRM package sounds interesting as well. Who's going?

Bruce N
12-18-2009, 07:43 PM
As Woody said RRT will be there racing in the Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge. Everyone is welcome to come visit us in the garages!

12-19-2009, 11:50 PM
I'm giving this serious consideration. Anyone have hotel recommendations?

12-28-2009, 11:41 AM
I'm having two Norwegian friends over to attend this. We'll be trying to get a camping spot. Probably drive down Thursday.