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Porsche 911 Carrera RSR Turbo #00 1974 Daytona 24 Hr. Interscope Racing

Porsche 911 Carrera RSR Turbo #00 1974 Daytona 24 Hr. Interscope Racing

RSC Photo Gallery - Daytona 24 Hours 1989 - Toyota 88C no.98 - Racing Sports Cars

RSC Photo Gallery - Daytona 24 Hours 1989 - Toyota 88C no.98 - Racing Sports Cars

1971 Daytona 24 Penske Ferrari 512M Duct Tape Special by Nigel Smuckatelli on Flickr.

1971 Daytona 24 Penske Ferrari 512M Duct Tape Special by Nigel Smuckatelli on Flickr.

Clean Sweep (Daytona / Ferrari 330P4) Original Painting by John Ketchell

Clean Sweep (Daytona / Ferrari 330P4) Original Painting by John Ketchell

theracing:  “ L.Bandini / J.Guichet - Ferrari 412p - Daytona 24 hours - 1967  ”

theracing: “ L.Bandini / J.Guichet - Ferrari 412p - Daytona 24 hours - 1967 ”

An interesting story to come from the annuals of the Daytona 24 deals the Ford - Ferrari War and the '67 race.  As most of you know in 1963 Henry Ford II tried to buy Ferrari but his offer was rejected by Enzo Ferrari.  This did not please Ford so he embarked on an expensive ($72 million) program to build Ford powered race cars and then humiliate Ferrari on the tracks of America and Europe.  It took a couple of years but Ford's deep pockets were too much for the small Ferrari factory and by…

An interesting story to come from the annuals of the Daytona 24 deals the Ford - Ferrari War and the '67 race. As most of you know in 1963 Henry Ford II tried to buy Ferrari but his offer was rejected by Enzo Ferrari. This did not please Ford so he embarked on an expensive ($72 million) program to build Ford powered race cars and then humiliate Ferrari on the tracks of America and Europe. It took a couple of years but Ford's deep pockets were too much for the small Ferrari factory and by…

An interesting story to come from the annuals of the Daytona 24 deals the Ford - Ferrari War and the '67 race.  As most of you know in 1963 Henry Ford II tried to buy Ferrari but his offer was rejected by Enzo Ferrari.  This did not please Ford so he embarked on an expensive ($72 million) program to build Ford powered race cars and then humiliate Ferrari on the tracks of America and Europe.  It took a couple of years but Ford's deep pockets were too much for the small Ferrari factory and by…

An interesting story to come from the annuals of the Daytona 24 deals the Ford - Ferrari War and the '67 race. As most of you know in 1963 Henry Ford II tried to buy Ferrari but his offer was rejected by Enzo Ferrari. This did not please Ford so he embarked on an expensive ($72 million) program to build Ford powered race cars and then humiliate Ferrari on the tracks of America and Europe. It took a couple of years but Ford's deep pockets were too much for the small Ferrari factory and by…

Daytona 24 Hours, 1971. Martini & Rossi Porsche 917K Team. Both cars were DNF. by Nigel Smuckatelli, via Flickr

Daytona 24 Hours, 1971. Martini & Rossi Porsche 917K Team. Both cars were DNF. by Nigel Smuckatelli, via Flickr

1973 Daytona 24, Howden Ganley drives the Gulf Mirage M6 Ford that captured the pole position. | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

1973 Daytona 24, Howden Ganley drives the Gulf Mirage M6 Ford that captured the pole position. | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Ferrari goes 1-2-3 at Daytona in 1967. My favorite race cars of all time.

Ferrari goes 1-2-3 at Daytona in 1967. My favorite race cars of all time.

Phil Hill and Mike Spence drove this “winged wonder” Chaparral 2F at Daytona in 1967.

Phil Hill and Mike Spence drove this “winged wonder” Chaparral 2F at Daytona in 1967.