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The top two positions for today’s ELMS season opening race were locked out by Gibson chassis with Jon Lancaster in the #41 Greaves putting in a time of 1:48.752 to take pole position by 0.486 from a hard-charging Harry Tincknell following a spin in the #38 JOTA Sport car.

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Tristan Gommendy rounded out the top three positions placing his #46 Thiriet by TDS Racing Oreca 05-Nissan ahead of the #48 Murphy Prototype Oreca-Nissans.

Pole in the new LMP3 class went to the #3 car of Team LNT Ginetta-Nissan driven by Charlie Robertson, qualifying the car in 12th place overall.

Michele Rugolo the first GTE pole of the season with the #81 AF Corse Ferrari with Franck Perera putting the #59 TDS Racing BMW Z4 GT3 on pole in GTC.