Tony George To Race Daytona
January 3, 2007 | 4:07 P.M. EST
He will be part of the No. 00 Vision Racing Porsche Crawford entry in the Daytona Prototype class alongside IRL drivers Tomas Scheckter, Anthony Foyt and Ed Carpenter.
George serves as the Chief Executive Officer of both the Indy Racing League and Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
According to his profile in the IRL IndyCar Series media guide, George has racing experience in the American Racing Series, the IMSA Firehawk sedan series, Legends races and USAC National Midget Series racing.
While not complete, the entry list for the twice-around-the-clock classic already shows the 46-year-old will compete against several IRL drivers, including 2006 champion Sam Hornish Jr., Scott Dixon, Dan Wheldon, Helio Castroneves and Scott Sharp.