ROLEX 24 WEEK: Full schedule of this week's on-track events

This past weekend, cars took to Daytona International Speedway in preparation for the Rolex 24 at Daytona, culminating with Sunday's qualifying as Tom Blomqvist took the pole in an Acura GTP prototype.

Now, with the lineup set, race week begins in earnest.

Starting with practices in the Mazda MX-5 Cup and the Michelin Pilot Challenge on Wednesday, on-track sessions will stretch into Friday night before giving way to the start of the Rolex 24, slated for a 1:40 p.m. start on Saturday. That the four-hour BMW M Endurance Challenge, starting at 1:45 on Friday afternoon.

Here is the week’s full schedule at Daytona International Speedway:

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The NO. 24 GTP BMW M Team RLL speeds through the tri-oval during Roar Before the 24 Daytona qualifying at Daytona International Speedway, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2023.
The NO. 24 GTP BMW M Team RLL speeds through the tri-oval during Roar Before the 24 Daytona qualifying at Daytona International Speedway, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2023.

Wednesday, Jan. 25

  • 1:45 p.m. — Mazda MX-5 Cup: Practice 1

  • 2:45 — Michelin Pilot Challenge: Practice 1

Thursday, Jan. 26

  • 9 a.m. — Mazda MX-5 Cup: Practice 2

  • 9:45 — Michelin Pilot Challenge: Practice 2

  • 11:05 — WeatherTech Championship: Practice 1

  • 12:55 p.m. — Mazda MX-5 Cup: Qualifying

  • 2:25 — Michelin Pilot Challenge: Qualifying

  • 3:20 — WeatherTech Championship: Practice 2

  • 5:30 — Mazda MX-5 Cup: Race 1 of 2

  • 7:15 — WeatherTech Championship: Practice 3

Friday, Jan. 27

  • 9:25 a.m. — Michelin Pilot Challenge: Practice 3

  • 10:15 — Mazda MX-5 Cup: Race 2 of 2

  • 11:20 — WeatherTech Championship: Practice 4

  • 1:45 p.m. — BMW M Endurance Challenge at Daytona

  • 6:25 p.m. — WeatherTech Championship (GTP Only): Practice 4

Saturday, Jan. 28

  • 1:40 p.m. — Rolex 24 at Daytona

Sunday, Jan. 29

  • 1:40 p.m. — End of Rolex 24 at Daytona

This article originally appeared on The Daytona Beach News-Journal: ROLEX 24 AT DAYTONA: Full schedule of on-track events