Three years after leaving Daytona International Speedway in an ambulance following a horrendous crash in the 2014 Rolex 24 at Daytona, Memo Gidley made a popular return to meet the media between Thursday morning practice sessions. READ MORE from RACER.com’s J.J. O’Malley here!
Popular sports car racer Memo Gidley is returning to Daytona International Speedway this week, three years after he was injured in a heavy crash during the third hour of the 2014 Rolex 24 At Daytona. Gidley and his wife, Mari, are attending the 55th Rolex 24 At Daytona on Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 28-29, as guests of IMSA. Gidley will participate in a media availability on Thursday at 11:30 a.m. in the Daytona International Speedway media center, and also plans …Continue reading
Debuting team driver Darren Law and a returning Memo Gidley will join two-time GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series Champions Alex Gurney and Jon Fogarty at the wheel of the No. 99 GAINSCO Auto Insurance Corvette Daytona Prototype for the 51st Annual Rolex 24 At Daytona, January 24 – 27, 2013. The announcement was made today by GAINSCO/Bob Stallings Racing team owner Bob Stallings who was joined by all four drivers in a press conference at Daytona International Speedway (DIS) on the …Continue reading