Zanardi will contest the 24-hour race in the #24 BMW M8 GTE run by BMW Team RLL, alongside regular drivers John Edwards and Jesse Krohn, as well as Chaz Mostert. Alternating at the wheel of the #25 car will be regular driver Connor De Phillippi, Augusto Farfus, Philipp Eng and Colton Herta. The team was at Daytona at the start of January, when it continued its preparations for the marathon race with the official ‘Roar’ test. The 24 Hours of Daytona gets underway at 14:35 local time on Saturday 26th January. The race finishes at 14:35 on Sunday 27th January. The Turner Motorsport team runs a BMW M6 GT3 in the GTD class in the 2019 IMSA series. The car will be driven at Daytona by Jens Klingmann, Bill Auberlen, Robby Foley and Dillon Machavern. Turner Motorsport will also compete with a BMW M4 GT4 in the GS class of the Michelin Pilot Challenge, which also stages its opening race of the season at Daytona. In total, five BMW M4 GT4s will be in action in the ‘BMW Endurance Challenge At Daytona’.