- Published: Tuesday, 07 February 2017 18:25
Endurance racing legend Hurley Haywood has been named Grand Marshal for the 65th Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida. Haywood is a two-time overall winner of America's oldest sports car endurance race, and has 28 career starts at Sebring, more than any other driver. Haywood also has two class wins at Sebring and a total of ten podium finishes.
Haywood is considered among the greatest drivers in endurance racing history. In addition to his two Sebring victories, he has also won the 24 Hours of Le Mans three times and Daytona's 24-hour race five times. A member of the Sebring Hall of Fame, Haywood earned five major season championships, with virtually all of his success while driving Porsches.