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Event: The 25th Annual SunBank 24 at DaytonaDate: 1.2.1987
Track: Daytona International Speedway (United States), 5.729 kmsOrganiser: unknown

Daytona 24 Hours

Weather:cold
Start time:31/1 15:30
Grid:2-2-2, PP left
Distance:24 hours
Attendance:20000
Entered:73
Practiced:69
Qualified:69
Started:69
Finished:29
Classes:PractStart
IMSA GTP1515
IMSA GTP Lights1515
IMSA GTO2727
IMSA GTU1212
Race notes:
2 full-course cautions for 11 laps (30 minutes)
Pre-race sessions:
3 qualifying sessions held for a total of 60 minutes on 29-30/1
5 non-qualifying practice sessions held for a total of 345 minutes on 29-30/1
30 minute pre-race warm-up held
Winners:
Overall:14Porsche 962Robinson / Bell / Unser, Jr. / Holbert
IMSA GTP Lights:01Spice SE86CL Pontiac Fiero GTPEarl / Bell / Kline
IMSA GTO:11Ford MustangGloy / Elliot / St. James / Pruett
IMSA GTU:71Mazda RX-7Johnson / Shaw / Lazier
Leaders:
laps 1-10:86Porsche 962
laps 11-14:52Chevrolet Corvette GTP
laps 139-166:1Porsche 962
laps 15-34:86Porsche 962
laps 166-186:14Porsche 962
laps 184-200:1Porsche 962
laps 201-388:14Porsche 962
lap 35:67Porsche 962
laps 36-138:86Porsche 962
laps 389-422:1Porsche 962
laps 423-500:14Porsche 962
laps 500-535:1Porsche 962
lap 536:14Porsche 962
laps 537-568:1Porsche 962
laps 569-753:14Porsche 962
Fastest Laps:
Overall:3Porsche 962Oscar Larrauri (RA)1:43.070200.111 km/hlap 502
IMSA GTP Lights:01Spice SE86CL Pontiac Fiero GTPBob Earl (USA)1:57.790175.551 km/hlap 506
IMSA GTO:28Chevrolet CamaroGreg Pickett (USA)1:53.700181.402 km/hlap 5
IMSA GTU:75Mazda RX-7Tom Kendall (USA)2:05.120164.845 km/h
Pole Positions:
Overall:86Porsche 962Jochen Mass (D)1:41.005204.202 km/h
IMSA GTP Lights:01Spice SE86CL Pontiac Fiero GTPBob Earl (USA)1:49.719187.983 km/h
IMSA GTO:28Chevrolet CamaroGreg Pickett (USA)1:50.792186.163 km/h
IMSA GTU:75Mazda RX-7Tom Kendall (USA)2:02.467168.416 km/h
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Chevrolet (16), Porsche (12), Mazda (10), Ford (6), Tiga (4)
Top engines by numbers:Mazda (17), Chevrolet (17), Porsche (14), Ford (7), Pontiac (4)
Top car types by numbers:Mazda RX-7 (10), Porsche 962 (9), Chevrolet Camaro (9)
Driver nationalities:USA (188), CDN (8), GB (7), D (4), I (3), ZA (2), NZ (2), RA (2)
Most used colours:white (42%), red (17%), yellow (15%), blue (13%), black (6%)
Engine positions:front-engined (52%), mid-engined (42%), rear-engined (6%)
Oldest known drivers:Dick Greer (55), Brian Redman (50), Eppie Wietzes (49)
Youngest known drivers:Bill Auberlen (19), Paul Dallenbach (20), Tom Kendall (21)
Woman drivers:Deborah Gregg, Linda Ludemann, Lyn St. James

Official Race Programme:

CoverEntry ListScheduleTrack Map
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