The final free practice session of the Roar Before the Rolex 24 went to Kevin Magnussen’s Cadillac DPi-VR / Chip Ganassi Racing. Renger van der Zande’s teammate clocked 1: 35.412, 40 thousandths faster than Mike Conway in the Cadillac / Whelen Engineering Racing.
Nicolas Lapierre beat the competition in LMP2 at the wheel of the Oreca 07 / PR1 Mathiasen Motorsports. The Frenchman took the upper hand over Antonio Fuoco, who proved the speed of the Dallara P217 at Daytona. Ben Hanley (DragonSpeed) and Gabriel Aubry (Tower Motorsports) follow in the standings.
On the LMP3 side, Oliver Askew was fastest on the Ligier JS P320 / Riley Motorsports, ahead of the other Ligier of the team, that of Jeroen Bleekemolen.
Nick Tandy put the # 4 Corvette C8.R at the top of the GTLM class timesheet, ahead of John Edwards’ BMW M8 GTE.
Dominance of Marcos Gomes’ Ferrari 488 GT3 / AF Corse in GTD. The Brazilian took the lead over Mirko Bortolotti’s Lamborghini Huracan GT3 / GRT.
The session was interrupted twice, the first time following the exit of the Oreca 07 / Era Motorsport of Dwight Merriman and the second after problems encountered by the Duqueine D08 / Mühlner Motorsports of Kenton Koch.
The times are here
The lap times driver by driver are here