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Sebring: Lopez puts Toyota on top again in practice 2
#17 Toyota of Lopez
#17 Toyota of Lopez
Still sandbagging, Toyota driver Jose Maria Lopez set the fastest time of the weekend so far in final practice for the Sebring 1000 Miles World Endurance Championship round.

After taking over the #7 TS050 Hybrid from Mike Conway, Lopez posted a best time of 1m41.448s in the 60-minute session, eclipsing his own best time set in Wednesday evening's second practice.

But it remains three tenths shy of Conway's unofficial record set last weekend in testing.

Fernando Alonso set the best time in the #8 Toyota, a 1m42.101s - 0.653s adrift of Lopez - as both Toyotas stretched their advantage over the non-hybrid LMP1 runners.

GTE Pro was led the #67 Ford at 1m57.730s with Andy Priaulx driving, while Porsche's pair of 911 RSRs filled the next two spots, Michael Christensen in the #92 narrowly shading Gianmaria Bruni in the #91 car, while Alessandro Pier Guidi put the best of the Ferraris in fourth.

Practice 3 Results

1LMP1M.Conway, K.Kobayashi, J.M.LopezToyota Gazoo Racing1m41.448s27
2LMP1S.Buemi, K.Nakajima, F.AlonsoToyota Gazoo Racing0.653s29
3LMP1H.Hedman, B.Hanley, R.van der ZandeDragonSpeed2.708s22
4LMP1N.Jani, M.Beche, B.SennaRebellion Racing3.106s22
5LMP1N.Berthon, T.Laurent, G.MenezesRebellion Racing3.259s28
6LMP1M.Aleshin, V.Petrov, B.HartleySMP Racing4.951s21
7LMP1S.Sarrazin, E.Orudzhev, S.SirotkinSMP Racing5.327s17
8LMP2H-Pin Tung, G.Aubry, S.RichelmiJackie Chan DC Racing6.905s24
9LMP2N.Lapierre, A.Negrao, P.ThirietSignatech Alpine Matmut7.046s23
10LMP2F.van Eerd, G.van der Garde, N.de VriesRacing Team Nederland7.580s27
11LMP2R.Gonzalez, P.Maldonado, A.DavidsonDragonSpeed7.613s23
12LMP2F.Perrodo, M.Vaxiviere, L.DuvalTDS Racing7.885s25
13LMP2D.H.Hansson, J.King, W.StevensJackie Chan DC Racing7.905s21
14LMP2E.Creed, R.Ricci, G.JeannetteLarbre Competition9.329s23
15GTE ProA.Priaulx, H.Tincknell, J.BomaritoFord Chip Ganassi Team UK16.282s23
16GTE ProM.Christensen, K.EstrePorsche GT Team16.604s19
17GTE ProR.Lietz, G.BruniPorsche GT Team16.635s22
18GTE ProA.P.Guidi, J.Calado, D.SerraAF Corse16.917s23
19GTE AmC.Ried, J.Andlauer, M.CampbellDempsey-Proton Racing17.106s20
20GTE ProS.Mucke, O.Pla, B.JohnsonFord Chip Ganassi Team UK17.147s21
21GTE ProD.Rigon, S.Bird, M.MolinaAF Corse17.340s19
22GTE ProM.Tomczyk, N.Catsburg, A.SimsBMW Team MTEK17.416s24
23GTE ProA.Farfus, A.F.da Costa, B.SpenglerBMW Team MTEK17.647s20
24GTE ProJ.Magnussen, A.Garcia, M.RockenfellerCorvette Racing17.682s12
25GTE AmG.Roda, G.Roda, M.CairoliDempsey-Proton Racing17.812s22
26GTE AmJ.Bergmeister, P.Lindsey, E.PerfettiTeam Project 118.157s21
27GTE ProM.Sorensen, N.Thiim, D.TurnerAston Martin Racing18.161s27
28GTE ProA.Lynn, M.MartinAston Martin Racing18.213s22
29GTE AmT.Flohr, F.Castellacci, G.FisichellaSpirit of Race18.251s24
30GTE AmS.Yoluc, J.Adam, C.EastwoodTF Sport18.486s22
31GTE AmM.Ishikawa, O.Beretta, E.CheeverMR Racing18.681s21
32GTE AmM.Wainwright, B.Barker, T.PreiningGulf Racing18.981s24
33GTE AmL.P.-Companc, M.Cressoni, M.GriffinClearwater Racing19.131s24
34GTE AmP.D.Lana, P.Lamy, M.LaudaAston Martin Racing20.159s13
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