A Gritty Journey to the IMSA Rolex 24.
Ford Performance is set to launch a captivating documentary series, "Mustang Endurance," giving racing enthusiasts an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the development of the new Mustang GT3 racer. Timed perfectly with the car's competitive debut at the IMSA Rolex 24 endurance race in Daytona Beach, Florida, next month, this five-part series is a celebration of innovation, teamwork, and sheer determination.
Scheduled to premiere on December 15, the documentary delves deep into the intricacies of developing a top-tier racing vehicle. Viewers will get an intimate glimpse into the lives and efforts of the crew, drivers, and engineers, including insights from Ford Performance Global Sports Car Manager Kevin Groot and Multimatic Motorsports founder, Larry Holt. The series promises to be a thrilling narrative, spanning the journey from the drawing board to the racetrack.
"The Mustang Endurance series is more than just a story about a car; it's a tribute to the indomitable spirit and unwavering dedication of our team," expressed Mark Rushbrook, Global Director, Ford Performance Motorsports. "As we celebrate Mustang's 60th anniversary in 2024, we couldn't have found a more fitting way to honor this global performance icon than to showcase its journey to one of the world's most challenging races."
Each episode of the series, available on the Ford Performance YouTube channel, will unfold various facets of the Mustang GT3 racer's development. From the chassis and aerodynamics to the engine and the synergies among the team members, the documentary promises a holistic view of what it takes to build a successful racing program.
The series will continue with new episodes releasing on December 22, January 5, and January 12, culminating in an exciting finale on February 2. This final episode will cover the much-anticipated IMSA Rolex 24 debut, offering viewers an exhilarating conclusion to a journey filled with challenges, breakthroughs, and the relentless pursuit of automotive excellence.