The First Daytona 24 Hour 1966 Race In Assetto Corsa

Burkhart gives us a virtual race of the very first Daytona 24 hours that featured in 1966. Using the Ford GT MK5 and Assetto Corsa to pay homage to this legendary race.

Having such a massive event just passed being the iRacing Daytona 24 hour which was a huge and massive achievement, and the IMSA Daytona 24 hour just around the corner taking place. It brings a welcoming sim racing video by Burkhart of the very first event that took place in 1966.

With a history overview and race explanations lets jump in to the video and captivate the classic heritage.

Fun Facts:

Saturday, February 5, 1966
Race winner:
Laps: 678
Fastest Lap: Gurney, 1m57.7
Country: United States
Circuit: Daytona