Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates has announced their lineups for their two entries in the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona.
Juan Pablo Montoya, Dario Franchitti, Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas will pilot the No. 01 TELMEX/Target Daytona Prototype, and Scott Dixon, Dan Wheldon, Salvador Duran and Alex Lloyd will share the No. 02 Target/TELMEX Daytona Prototype.
Pruett, Montoya and Duran teamed up to lead 468 of 668 laps on their way to victory in the 2007 Rolex 24 while Dixon, Wheldon and former Ganassi driver Casey Mears captured the 2006 Rolex 24.
Montoya and Franchitti join two other NASCAR Sprint Cup drivers who have already announced they will drive in the endurance race on Jan 26-27 on the road course at Daytona International Speedway. Kurt Busch will team with Helio Castroneves and Ryan Briscoe in the No. 9 Toshiba Pontiac Riley fielded by a partnership between Penske Racing and Wayne Taylor Racing. Reigning Cup champion Jimmie Johnson will co-drive with defending Daytona Prototype champions Alex Gurney and Jon Fogarty and Jimmy Vasser in the No. 99 Lowe's/GAINSCO/Bob Stallings Racing Pontiac Riley.
-- Michele Vincze