Rolex 24: Honda powered Ligier tops 2nd practice

Ozz Negri has topped the timesheets for the second straight practice at the Rolex 24 at Daytona in the No. 60 Michael Shank Racing Ligier JS P2 Honda.

Negri was quicker in the second practice than in the first, with 1:39.629 a mere 0.004 of a second faster than he was in the opening practice. Still, as he was in the opening practice, Negri was the only driver in the 1:39 bracket.

Joao Barbosa took the No. 5 Action Express Racing Corvette DP into second with Olivier Pla third in Krohn Racing's No. 57 Ligier JS P2 Judd.

Colin Braun took the No. 54 CORE autosport Oreca FLM09 to the top in Prototype Challenge, with other class leaders Oliver Gavin in the No. 4 Corvette Racing Corvette C7.R (GT Le Mans) and Jeroen Bleekemolen in the No. 33 Riley Motorsports Dodge Viper GT3-R (GT Daytona).

No red flags interrupted the 30-minute session. Qualifying begins with GTD out first at 4 p.m. ET, and concluding by 5:30 p.m. ET with the end of the P class session.

Results

Pos CPos No Class Drivers Time Speed Diff Make
1 1 60 P Pew/Negri Jr./Allmendinger/McMurry 1:39.629 128.637 0.000 Honda HPD Ligier JS P2
2 2 5 P Barbosa/Fittipaldi/Bourdais 1:40.271 127.814 0.642 Corvette DP
3 3 57 P T.Krohn/Pla/Jonsson/Brundle 1:40.548 127.462 0.919 Ligier JS P2 Judd
4 4 90 P Westbrook/Valiante/Rockenfeller 1:40.761 127.192 1.132 Corvette DP
5 5 01 P Pruett/Hand/Kimball/Karam 1:40.771 127.179 1.142 Ford EcoBoost DP
6 6 10 P J.Taylor/R.Taylor/Angelelli 1:40.884 127.037 1.255 Corvette DP
7 7 31 P Curran/Cameron/Papis/P.Keen 1:41.184 126.660 1.555 Corvette DP
8 8 02 P Dixon/Kanaan/Larson/McMurray 1:42.278 125.306 2.649 Ford EcoBoost DP
9 1 54 PC Bennett/Braun/Wilkins/Gue 1:42.877 124.576 3.248 ORECA FLM09
10 9 2 P Brown/van Overbeek/Fogarty 1:43.027 124.395 3.398 Honda HPD ARX
11 2 16 PC Mowlem/Papadopoulos/Drissi/Alder/Pl 1:43.314 124.049 3.685 ORECA FLM09
12 10 66 P Gewirtz/S.Lewis/Kvamme/D.Cheng 1:43.428 123.912 3.799 BMW Power Riley DP
13 3 52 PC Guasch/Novich/Palmer/Kimber-Smith 1:43.894 123.356 4.265 ORECA FLM09
14 4 61 PC Plowman/Drumwright/Breukers/Blackst 1:44.242 122.945 4.613 ORECA FLM09
15 1 51 GTLM Perrodo/Collard/Bruni/Vilander 1:44.273 122.908 4.644 Ferrari 458 Italia
16 11 50 P Pace/DeFoor/Hinton/Schroeder 1:44.299 122.877 4.670 BMW Power Riley DP
17 2 4 GTLM Gavin/Milner/Pagenaud 1:44.643 122.474 5.014 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R
18 5 11 PC Cumming/Junqueira/Hawksworth/Men 1:44.712 122.393 5.083 ORECA FLM09
19 3 3 GTLM Magnussen/Garcia/Briscoe 1:44.747 122.352 5.118 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R
20 4 62 GTLM Kaffer/Rigon/Fisichella/O.Beretta 1:44.767 122.329 5.138 Ferrari F458 Italia
21 5 24 GTLM J.Edwards/Luhr/Klingmann/Rahal 1:44.772 122.323 5.143 BMW Z4 GTE
22 6 911 GTLM Tandy/Pilet/Lieb 1:44.809 122.280 5.180 Porsche 911 RSR
23 7 25 GTLM Auberlen/Werner/Farfus/Spengler 1:44.894 122.180 5.265 BMW Z4 GTE
24 6 38 PC French/Mee/Vance/Johnston 1:45.089 121.954 5.460 ORECA FLM09
25 8 98 GTLM Lamy/Dalla Lana/Turner/Mucke/Lauda 1:45.126 121.911 5.497 Aston Martin Vantage V8
26 9 912 GTLM Bergmeister/Bamber/Makowiecki 1:45.325 121.681 5.696 Porsche 911 RSR
27 10 17 GTLM Henzler/Sellers/P.Long 1:45.904 121.015 6.275 Porsche 991 RSR
28 1 33 GTD Keating/J.Bleekemolen/Carter/Goosse 1:47.549 119.164 7.920 Dodge Viper SRT
29 7 85 PC Goikhberg/C.Miller/Simpson/Mitchell 1:47.773 118.917 8.144 ORECA FLM09
30 2 58 GTD Ma.Snow/Heylen/Dempsey/Eng 1:47.984 118.684 8.355 Porsche 911 GT America
31 3 44 GTD Potter/Lally/Seefried/Ragginger 1:48.412 118.216 8.783 Porsche 911 GT America
32 4 22 GTD MacNeil/L.Keen/A.Davis/van Gisberge 1:48.638 117.970 9.009 Porsche 911 GT America
33 5 48 GTD Haase/B.Miller/von Moltke/Rast 1:48.669 117.936 9.040 Audi R8 LMS
34 6 28 GTD Bachler/Zoechling/Engelhart/Willsey/In 1:48.715 117.886 9.086 Porsche 911 GT America
35 7 63 GTD Sweedler/To.Bell/Lazzaro/Segal 1:48.734 117.866 9.105 Ferrari 458 Italia
36 8 93 GTD Keating/D.Farnbacher/Carter/Wittmer/ 1:48.770 117.827 9.141 Dodge Viper SRT
37 9 007 GTD Nielsen/J.Davison/Nygaard/B.Davis 1:48.810 117.783 9.181 Aston Martin V12 Vantage
38 10 64 GTD Longo/Serra/Gomes/Bertolini 1:48.841 117.750 9.212 Ferrari 458 Italia
39 11 81 GTD Faulkner/Giermaziak/Skeen/Butcher/A 1:48.852 117.738 9.223 Porsche 911 GT America
40 12 73 GTD Lindsey/Pumpelly/Norman/Canache Jr 1:49.012 117.565 9.383 Porsche 911 GT America
41 13 23 GTD James/M.Farnbacher/Riberas 1:49.045 117.529 9.416 Porsche 911 GT America
42 14 49 GTD Lathouras/Rugolo/Aguas/Griffin 1:49.407 117.141 9.778 Ferrari 458 Italia
43 15 97 GTD Marsal/Palttala/Priaulx/Said 1:50.252 116.243 10.623 BMW Z4
44 16 009 GTD DeBoer/Riddle/Salazar/K.Wilson 1:50.321 116.170 10.692 Aston Martin V12 Vantage
45 17 19 GTD J.Michaelian/Lira/Flores/De Phillippi/M 1:50.373 116.115 10.744 Porsche 911 GT America
46 18 18 GTD Basseng/M.Beretta/O'Young/De Phillip 1:51.148 115.306 11.519 Porsche 911 GT America
47 19 45 GTD Winkelhock/Thorne/Hoshino/Fujii 1:51.186 115.266 11.557 Audi R8 LMS


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