Rolex 24: Hour 18, the calm before the storm
The last few hours have been fairly tame at Daytona.
Daytona Beach, Fla - Since last updating you, there has only been a single full-course caution, that being for the stranded No. 73 GTD Viper SRT. There was another incident with the No. 85 PC entry, which mady contact with a tire barrier, but the car was able to escape under its own power.
The biggest news of note is the ESM squad losing their final remaining car to gearbox issues. Over 500 laps have been completed thus far and 13 cars are no longer taking part in the event, including seven prototypes.
P - No. 02 Chip Ganassi Racing Riley DP
PC - No. 54 CORE Autosport ORECA FLM09
GTLM - No. 3 Corvette Racing C7.R
GTD - No. 63 Scuderia Corsa Ferrari 458 Italia
Daytona 24 complete weekend results
Rolex 24 at Daytona: Confirmed retirements