vendredi 5 mai 2017

BMW Team RLL dominates GTLM in COTA second practice


BMW Team RLL has dominated GTLM in the second IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship practice session at the Circuit of the Americas. A 1-2 in class for the factory backed BMW M6 GTLMs.

Bill Auberlen and Alexander Sims were the fastest at the wheel of the #25 BMW M6 GTLM with a best time of 2:03.703.

Their team-mates John Edward and Martin Tomczyk were second quickest with the sister #24 BMW M6 GTLM.

Porsche' GT Team's Laurens Vanthoor and Wolf Henzler completed the top-three in GTLM sharing the #912 Porsche 911 RSR.


Local team Risi Competizione was fourth with the #62 Ferrari 488 GTE driven by Giancarlo Fisichella and Toni Vilander ahead of the fifth placed #911 Porsche 911 RSR of Patrick Pilet and Dirk Werner.

The two Corvette C7.Rs from Corvette Racing were sixth and seventh. Ford Chip Ganasi Racing pair of Ford GTs were eighth and ninth.

COTA Second Practice Results

Action at COTA will resume on Friday with a third practice sessionn followed by the qualifying one.

Photos: Michelin