Team Penske Acura ended the seventh hour of the 2018 Rolex 24 at Daytona in first and second places but found themselves was outpaced and outraced by Filipe Albuquerque in the #5 Mustang Sampling Cadillac. Lando Norris briefly lead the race in the #23 United Autosports Ligier.
2018 Rolex 24 At Daytona: Hour 5 Update- Fittipaldi Continues to Lead as Jordan Taylor Drops Back With Puncture.
The #5 Mustang Sampling Cadillac of Christian Fittipaldi continued to dominant the 2018 Rolex 24 at Daytona as the first spots of rain began to fall at the end of the fifth hour. Jordan Taylor suffered a puncture which dropped him off the lead lap.
Joao Barbosa brushed off the challenge of Pipo Derani to lead after the end of the third hour of the 2018 Rolex 24 at Daytona which also saw the race’s first caution.
Filipe Albuquerque leads the after the first hour of the 2018 Rolex 24 at Daytona after jumping pole sitter Renger van der Zande during the first pit-stops. In GTLM Ford dominant the first hour.