Dominik Farnbacher
Germany
Driver

Dominik Farnbacher

1984-09-26 (age 37)

Angelelli leads after one hour at Daytona

The SunTrust Racing Chevrolet Dallara of Max Angelelli led the 49th Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway after one hour of racing. The Italian held a slight lead over Antonio Garcia's Sprit of Daytona Racing Chevrolet Coyote, as the 48-car field was circulating behind the pace car during the second caution period of the race. Alex Gurney lay third in the Gainsco Bob Stallings Racing Chevrolet Riley, followed by the Michael Shank entries of AJ Allmendinger and Oswaldo Negri, respectively.

The pole sitting Flying Lizard Porsche Riley sat in sixth, just ahead of the two Action Express Racing Porsche Rileys. Ricardo Zonta rounded out the top-10 behind the wheel of the Krohn Racing Ford Lola.

Both Ganassi BMW Rileys encountered problems in the first hour. The engine in the No. 01 car driven by Scott Pruett was bumping up against the rev limiter, which forced the team to change the gear cluster at the back of the car during a pit stop at the end of the first hour. While ...

Daytona24: Starting grid (Revised)

Pos Num Class Starting Driver Team Car --- --- ----- ------------------------- ------------------------------------ ---------------- 1. 45 DP Jorg Bergmeister Flying Lizards Motorsports Porsche Riley 2. 10 DP Max Angelelli SunTrust Racing Chevrolet Dallar 3. 01 DP Scott Pruett Chip Ganassi Racing w/F.Sabates BMW Riley 4. 8 DP Ryan Dalziel Starworks Motorsport Ford Riley 5. 02 DP Scott Dixon Chip Ganassi Racing w/F.Sabates BMW Riley 6. 90 DP Antonio Garcia Spirit of Daytona Racing Chevrolet Coyote 7. 77 DP Brian Frisselle Doran Racing Ford Dallara 8. 6 DP AJ Allmendinger Michael Shank Racing w/Curb,Agajania Ford Dallara 9. 23 DP Martin Brundle United Autosports w/MSR Ford Riley ...

Daytona24: Starting grid

Pos Num Class Starting Driver Team Car --- --- ----- ------------------------- ------------------------------------ ---------------- 1. 45 DP Jorg Bergmeister Flying Lizards Motorsports Porsche Riley 2. 10 DP Max Angelelli SunTrust Racing Chevrolet Dallar 3. 01 DP Scott Pruett Chip Ganassi Racing w/F.Sabates BMW Riley 4. 8 DP Ryan Dalziel Starworks Motorsport Ford Riley 5. 02 DP Scott Dixon Chip Ganassi Racing w/F.Sabates BMW Riley 6. 90 DP Antonio Garcia Spirit of Daytona Racing Chevrolet Coyote 7. 77 DP Brian Frisselle Doran Racing Ford Dallara 8. 6 DP AJ Allmendinger Michael Shank Racing w/Curb,Agajania Ford Dallara 9. 23 DP Martin Brundle United Autosports w/MSR Ford Riley ...

Series 2011 Daytona 24H pre-event news 2010-12-15

Five-Time Winner Haywood Comes Out Of Retirement To Rejoin Brumos Lineup For 49th Rolex 24 At Daytona DP Champs Rojas and Pruett, Racer/Actor Patrick Dempsey Also Enter DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 15, 2010) - Five-time overall Rolex 24 At Daytona ...

Aten Motorsports announces 2011 Daytona 24H plans

FERRARI GT ASSAULT ON ROLEX 24 AT DAYTONA Ferrari 430 GT CUMMING, GA, Thursday, November 16, 2010: Veteran motorsports boss Tony Dowe is set to launch a Ferrari 430 GT assault on next year's Rolex 24 at Daytona - aiming to take the Ferrari ...

Road Atlanta: Extreme Speed Motorsports race report

EXTREME SPEED MOTORSPORTS CAPS INAGURAL YEAR WITH INCREDIBLE TEAM-BEST FINISH AT PETIT LE MANS 01 Ferrari Earns Podium Position for 2nd Place Finish Braselton, GA /// October 2, 2010 /// Petit Le Mans, the cornerstone event of the American Le ...

Road Atlanta: Ferrari qualifying report

Ferrari monopolises qualifying Maranello, 2 October 2010 -- The F430 of Jaime Melo, Giancarlo Fisichella and Mika Salo took pole for the thirteenth edition of the Petit Le Mans, the famous 1000 mile race held at the Road Atlanta circuit, in ...

Road Atlanta: Series race report

Peugeot won Petit Le Mans powered by MAZDA 2 on Saturday, this time running the full 1,000 miles. A year after the French manufacturer won a rain- shortened race at Road Atlanta, the trio of Franck Montagny, Stephane Sarrazin and Pedro Lamy scored a ...

Hankook race report

Hankook's Racing Team Achieves Phenomenal 2nd Place at 24 Hours of Le Mans Wayne, N.J., June 14, 2010 -- The Hankook-Farnbacher Racing Team locked up a podium finish in the GT2 class in its sophomore run at this weekend's 78th running of the famed ...

Miller Time - Taking stock of the event

Events leading up to crash Saturday night still hazy The first Le Mans 24 Hours for American GT racer Bryce Miller is finished, and to say it was a whirlwind would be putting things mildly. Unfortunately for Miller at the rest of the JMW ...

Felbermayr-Proton brings Porsche back to top

Speed, endurance and luck all played major roles in the always intense battle for the GT2 crown at this year's edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Although the name of Porsche often plays a role, this year the 911 GT3 RSR of Felbermayr-Proton pulled ...

Hustling Davidson raises hackles

The 78th edition of the Le Mans 24 Hour continued to be a contest of speed versus consistency and endurance, but the roles were reversed as the race entered its final six hours. Instead of leading and pushing the pace, Peugeot Sport's final ...

ALMS drivers scrutineering quotes

IN THEIR OWN WORDS: SCRUTINEERING AT LE MANS RSL's John Hindhaugh gets up close with the 'pilotes' Technical inspection for the Le Mans 24 Hours is unlike any other process in motorsport. It's a very formal setting in the heart of city and ...

The 'Ring prepares Leh Keen for Le Mans

In the world of Leh Keen, competing in this year's Le Mans 24-hour is another step in a fast-moving parade. After getting a victory at the Sebring 12-hour in the GT Challenge class aboard a Porsche 911 GT3 Cup car, Keen co-drove to a runner-up ...

Nurburgring 24H: BMW Thursday report

First qualifying session on the Nordschleife red-flagged due to fog. Nurburgring, 13th May 2010. The weather at the Nurburgring (DE) has taken centre stage at the start of the race weekend. The first qualifying session for the 2010 Nurburgring 24 ...

Sebring: Guy Cosmos race report

COSMO AND EXTREME SPEED A FORCE TO BE RECKONED WITH AT SEBRING Guy Cosmo along with Extreme Speed Motorsports, debuted a new team and two new Ferrari F430 GTs at the 58th Mobil 1 12 Hours of Sebring presented by Fresh from Florida. The week-long ...

Sebring: Series Thursday night practice report

GENE GOES QUICKEST IN THE DARKNESS Reigning Le Mans co-champion leads another Peugeot 1-2 Marc Gene went back to the top of the timing screen Thursday night with the quickest time in Thursday's night practice for the 58th Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of ...

2010 season kicks off this week in Sebring

Sebring 12H - Planetlemans preview By Marcel ten Caat After the Winter Test late last month the 2010 American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patron season really kicks off this week with the 58th Annual Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring ...

Sebring: Series Tuesday notes

PEUGEOT OPENS STRONG IN PREPARATION FOR SEBRING Lamy/Bourdais/Minassian car quickest in Tuesday testing Peugeot seems eager to continue its run of endurance success with the fastest time unofficially Tuesday in testing for the 58th Mobil 1 ...

Sebring: Guy Cosmo preview

GUY COSMO BEGINS A NEW CAREER CHAPTER AT 58th Mobil 1 12 HOURS OF SEBRING PRESENTED BY FRESH FROM FLORIDA (Sebring, Fla. March 15, 2010) When the field takes the green flag for Saturday's 58th running of the Mobil 1 12 Hours of Sebring presented ...

Daytona24: Alex Job Racing race report

Alex Job Racing Finishes 12th at 24 Hours At Daytona Daytona Beach, Fla., (Jan. 31, 2010) - Claudio Burtin brought the No. 23 Foametix/Battery Tender/Alex Job Racing/Porsche 997 GT3 Cup car home in 12th place in the 48th running of the Grand-Am ...

Daytona24: Porsche Motorsport race report

Porsche Power Succeeds at the Rolex 24 at Daytona as Action Express Racing Porsche Riley Wins Overall; TRG Porsche 911 GT3 Cup Entries Second and Third in GT Mechanical problems, bad luck, and on-track incidents push Porsche 911 GT3 Cup teams off ...

Daytona24: Alex Job Racing hour 18 report

Day Break At Daytona - Alex Job Racing 18 Hours Daytona Beach, Fla., (Jan. 31, 2010) - The No. 23 Foametix/Battery Tender/Alex Job Racing/Porsche 997 GT3 Cup entry greeted the sunrise running 12th place in GT with six hours remaining in the 48th ...

Daytona24: Alex Job Racing hour 6 report

Alex Job Racing Battles through first Six Hours of Rolex 24 At Daytona Daytona Beach, Fla., (Jan. 30, 2010) - The No. 23 Foametix/Battery Tender/Alex Job Racing/Porsche 997 GT3 Cup entry was battling for the GT lead during the first six-hours of ...

Daytona24: Porsche Motorsport preview

Defending Rolex 24 Champions Brumos Racing and TRG lead a 16 Car Porsche Contingent as Six Factory Drivers Take to Daytona International Speedway First overall Porsche Rolex 24 winner Vic Elford (1968) will preside over the race as Grand Marshal ...

Daytona24: Alex Job Racing preview

Alex Job Racing Ready to go Twice Around the Clock at Daytona Tavares, Fla., - Alex Job Racing and its five driver lineup are ready to take the No. 23 Foametix/Battery Tender/Alex Job Racing/Porsche 997 GT3 Cup entry twice around the clock in ...

Porsche Motorsport Daytona January test 2010-01-10

PORSCHE JUNIOR DRIVER MARTIN RAGGINGER TOPS PORSCHE 911 GT3 EFFORTS AT PROLEX 24 RACTICE DAYS IN SUB-FREEZING DAYTONA; ALEX JOB RACING, TRG PLEAD PORSCHE EFFORTS --The defending Rolex 24 winners, the Brumos Porsche Riley DP team, with five drivers ...

Alex Job Racing annonces Daytona 24H entry

Alex Job Racing Set to Run Rolex 24 Hour At Daytona Tavares, Fla. - Alex Job Racing is set for the 48th running of the Grand-Am Rolex Series 24 Hours At Daytona. The 1999 Rolex 24 Hour winning team will field the No. 23 Foametix/Battery ...

Asia: Okayama: BMW Rahal Letterman race two report

Okayama (JP), 1st November 2009 - For more than two hours the BMW Rahal Letterman Racing Team had been on the way to score its second victory in the Asian Le Mans Series, before a problem at the second pit stop dropped the BMW M3 GT2 down in the ...

Laguna Seca: Farnbacher Loles Racing race report

Farnbacher Loles Earns Podium Position at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca Farnbacher Loles Racing finished the 2009 American Le Mans Series season with a third place podium finish at the Monterey Sports Car Championship at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca on ...

Road Atlanta: Series Thursday night practice report

PEUGEOT DAZZLES IN THE DARK AT ROAD ATLANTA Team Peugeot Total's Franck Montagny set the fastest lap of the week so far during Thursday's night practice session for the 12th annual Petit Le Mans powered by MAZDA6. The fast Frenchman turned a lap ...

Silverstone: Pierre race report

Drop out on Rank two for Pierre Ehret at 1000km of Silverstone Being placed on second rank Pierre Ehret had to end the fifth round of the Le Mans Series at Silverstone on the last weekend (11th to 13th September) ahead of time. Together with his ...

Tom Drewer Panoz GT2 test notes

Drewer tests Panoz Team PTG American Le Mans Series GT2 car. Young Australian driver, Tom Drewer, had his first taste of the American Le Mans Series GT2 category after being invited to test a Panoz Team PTG Esperante GT2 car at Summit Point ...

Voices of Le Mans - Dominik Farnbacher

It has three years since Dominik Farnbacher burst onto the Le Mans scene with one of 2006's strongest performances on one hand but certainly the heartbreak of the year - all the same race. He was consistently the GT2 class' fastest driver in ...

Mid-Ohio: Porsche Motorsport preview

PORSCHE TEAMS LEAD GT CLASS; NEAR THE TOP IN DP FOR MID-OHIO ROLEX GRAND-AM ATLANTA - June 17 --At the halfway point of the Rolex Grand-Am season, Porsche teams are in the thick of the championship battles, as Porsche leads the Acxiom GT class of ...

Ferrari race report

Four-of-a-kind for Ferrari at Le Mans An extraordinary result for the F430 GT at the 24 Hours of Le Mans: four Berlinette from Maranello on the first four places in the GT2 class at the end of the oldest and most prestigious endurance race in the ...

Mid-Ohio: Round six preview

GURNEY, FOGARTY SEEK TO MAKE ROLEX SERIES HISTORY IN SATURDAY'S EMCO GEARS CLASSIC AT MID-OHIO Point Races Tight In Both Classes As Season Reaches Halfway DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (June 16, 2009) -- Alex Gurney and Jon Fogarty seek to make Grand-Am ...

Mid-Ohio: Farnbacher Loles Racing preview

Farnbacher Loles Racing carries Grand-Am points lead to Mid-Ohio 6.16.09 Braselton, GA - Over the last two seasons, The Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio has delivered both highs and lows for the Farnbacher Loles Racing team. Last ...

Mid-Ohio: Series race report

PRUETT, ROJAS CAPTURE EMCO GEARS CLASSIC AT MID- OHIO, EXTEND DAYTONA PROTOTYPE LEAD WITH VICTORY Werner, Keen Improve Rolex Series GT Lead With Another Win LEXINGTON, Ohio (June 20, 2009) - Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas needed five races into the ...

Mid-Ohio: Farnbacher Loles Racing race report

Keen and Werner win Mid-Ohio for Farnbacher Loles! 6.20.09 -- Lexington, OH - It was a rough start and a dramatic finish, but the Farnbacher Loles Racing team notched another victory while Leh Keen and Dirk Werner extended their Grand-Am Rolex ...