Free practice 2 kicked off this afternoon under the same strong Mistral conditions as this morning. The #46 ORECA 05 Nissan of Thirilet by TDS not only setting the LMP2 pace from the start but with Tristan Gommendy setting the fastest time of the day with a 1:47.546, knocking 0.4s from the fastest time set this morning by AF Racing who dropped to 9th this afternoon. The bright green Ligier JS P2 Judd of Tracy Krohn edged into second by 0.3s from JOTA Sport’s “#Mighty38” Gibson 015s Nissan with a time of 1:47.921.
Ginetta’s Team LNT continued to set the bar in LMP3 finishing this afternoon’s session with a time of 1:56.679, 0.9s slower than their best time of the morning. Second fastest in class went to the #3 LNT car of Chris Hoy and Charlie Robertson, 09s behind. Third in class and 20th overall again went to SVK by Speed Factory setting a time of 1:58.193.
In LMGTE, the afternoon’s pace setters were AT Racing with the #56 Ferrari F458 Italia putting in a 1:56.256. Second was the #55 AF Corse clocking in with a 1:56.367 and the Proton Competition Porsche 911 RSR rounded out the top three with a 1:56.684.
AF Corse set the afternoon’s two fastest times in GTC with the #63 and #62 Ferrari F458 Italias setting times of 1:58.768 & 2:00.438 respectively. The morning session’s pace setters, TDS Racing were left to take third in their BMW Z4 GT3 with a time of 2:00.681.