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  • Scott Sharp and Pipo Derani Pour Some Patron on the Rolex 24 Field

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    2015 Rolex 24 at Daytona winners Scott Sharp and Pipo Derani made some history this weekend. They teamed with Ed Brown and Johannes van Overbeek for the victory. Their win gave Honda it's first Rolex 24 overall win. it gave chassis builders Ligier it's first Rolex 24 win. And it gave the first overall win to a P2 prototype in the Rolex 24. But the win came with some criticism for American newcomer Derani, a 22-year-old Brazilian racer who had never seen Daytona International Speedway prior to a practice session a few weeks ago, and has never raced anywhere in the U.S. before. One driver questioned Derani's driving style. That brought some comments from Derani and Sharp. But the fun returned when The Freaks started asking about the Extreme Speed Motorsports commitment to the World Endurance Championship in 2016. This is a nice ten minutes. Listen...

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  • Andy Lally on Magnus After Dark & The Militia

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    2015 Rolex 24 at Daytona GTD winner Andy Lally is a long time Friend of the Freaks. So when he comes into the Continental Tires Media Suite at Daytona he comes prepared for some Freakish conversation. We wanted to know more than the details of a win that gave Andy his eighth Rolex watch. We also found out about the Magnus Racing other life on the race track: After Dark and The Militia. They come out when the sun disappears. Only in The Freak Nation...

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  • Tom Kristensen on Le Mans, Racing at Rolex & AC/DC

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    Legendary race car driver Tom Kristensen, a nine-time Le Mans winner and Grand Marshall at the Rolex 24 at Daytona, came to the Continental Tire Media Suite Sunday morning to talk about racing and music. Kristensen is retired but he said he'd love to race at Daytona if he'd ever think about coming back. But what we've learned about Kristensen through the years is his love of rock music. Tom Kristensenn isn't a pretender at anything!

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