Partnership with VISIT FLORIDA Racing

Speed Chills is pleased to announce that the latest addition to its travel portfolio, comprised of a trip to the Rolex 24 At Daytona in January 2017, as the organization joins forces with the VISIT FLORIDA Racing team which competes in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.

PRESS RELEASE 27th October 2016
Visit the Rolex 24 At Daytona with Speed Chills and VISIT FLORIDA Racing

Motorsport fans will now have the chance to get unique access to this World famous event through a complete travel package to the Rolex 24 At Daytona in January 2017, the opening race of the 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season. With flights, car hire, hotel, tickets and parking included, by adding the additional endorsement of the VISIT FLORIDA Racing team adds a unique touch to the trip.

The ‘Rolex 24 At Daytona’ travel package is a bold addition to the Speed Chills current portfolio and sees it move into the arena of North American motorsport, whilst continuing the Speed Chills tradition of enabling motorsport fans to get exclusive access into the world of racing.

Speed Chills first provided a trip to the Rolex 24 At Daytona back in January 2016 and UK fans experienced a unique fly-drive package comprising of flights, rental car, hotel, ticket bundle and access to some of the ‘behind the scenes’ of the World famous Daytona International Speedway. This year, by working with the VISIT FLORIDA Racing team, Speed Chills can now bring fans even closer to the action - an exciting proposition for both our guests and to the team by bringing a clearer awareness of the North American championship to UK fans, whilst also driving tourism into Florida.

About VISIT FLORIDA Racing: Founded in 1987, VISIT FLORIDA Racing has evolved from competing in club-racing events to being a mainstay in America’s most prestigious endurance racing series. With multiple overall victories to its credit and strong championship campaigns, the team is based in Daytona Beach, Florida - just down the road from the home of the Rolex 24 At Daytona. In January 2016, VISIT FLORIDA Racing’s driving trio of Ryan Dalziel, Marc Goossens and Ryan Hunter-Reay celebrated a podium finish of third! Plans for 2017 are yet to be announced, but will you join us in January 2017 to help cheer them on?

Statement from Neil Matthews of Speed Chills: “We are delighted to be partnering with VISIT FLORIDA Racing for the 2017 Rolex 24 At Daytona. We know from experience that offering our guests the opportunity to form a bond with a leading team adds a ‘money can’t buy’ aspect to their trip.”

Statement from Troy Flis, VISIT FLORIDA Racing Team Owner: “This is a cool new program with Speed Chills and we are looking forward to giving their guests a behind the scenes experience at the Rolex 24 this January. Kicking off the IMSA championship with our biggest race, right in our backyard, is something that we always look forward to. VISIT FLORIDA does an awesome job of getting the word out about all the things to do in Florida all year long so we are excited to showcase one of our favorite things to do in Florida—racing at the Daytona International Speedway so this should a really fun experience for these guys!"

If you love motorsport and would like to find out more about this unique trip, then please visit our website for more information – complete travel packages available at

About Speed Chills: Speed Chills is a UK based specialist tour operator who have established a large customer base as official agents of the 24 hours of Le Mans and the Le Mans Classic. At both of these events we are the UK’s largest providers of Private Camping facilities operated by ourselves within the Circuit des 24 Heures. As a UK based company, we largely serve the requirements of UK residents and as we are ABTA members who also provide our bonding for consumer protection and hold an ATOL.