With teammate Van Overbeek stepping out the Tequila Patron ESM after 2 racing laps, Pipo Derani put up a 2-hour spectacular stint to win at Laguna Seca.
Jordan Taylor in the Wayne Taylor-run Cadillac took overall pole with two British driver securing honours in GTLM and GTD in California.
Excessive contact and damage from many of the class leaders in the opening few laps saw a number of teams drop down the order at Sebring.
The Wayne Taylor Racing Team dominated the fourth round of the IMSA Wethertech Sportscar Championship at the Circuit of the Americas. The WTR Cadillac took an easy win, while the GTLM field was decimated in a first corner crash.
The Sebring 12 Hours takes place at the weekend and The Checkered Flag takes a look at the entry list in the Prototype and Prototype Challenge classes
Four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion Jeff Gordon will race in January’s Rolex 24 at Daytona, driving a Wayne Taylor Racing-entered Cadillac DPi.
The Cadillac DPi-V.R’s have been hit with Balance of Performance changes ahead of the Rolex 24 at Daytona following their domination of the ROAR before the 24.
Mustang Sampling Racing had the pace to take overall pole position at the 2017 Rolex 24 at Daytona as Ford GTs dominated in the GT ranks