The two Ford Chip Ganassi Racing are nose-to-tail at the head of the GT Le Mans class, and well over a lap clear of the rest of the field.
Team Penske Acura
Graham Rahal lost the lead of the Rolex 24 at Daytona after a spin, with the sister Team Penske Acura of Simon Pagenaud taking over at the front as a result.
Action Express Racing and Team Penske remain in a titanic battle for the overall lead at Daytona, while the two Ford GT’s have a lap advantage over the rest of the GT Le Mans pack.
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.