IMSA Qualifying Report - Petit Le Mans

October 16, 2020

IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Qualifying Report                
Track:    Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta
Race:     Petit Le Mans
Date:     October 16, 2020

No. 6 Acura Team Penske ARX-05 DPi – Dane Cameron/Juan Pablo Montoya/Simon Pagenaud
Driver: Dane Cameron
Position: 1st
Time / Speed: 1:08.412 seconds / 133.660 mph

No. 7 Acura Team Penske ARX-05 DPi – Helio Castroneves/Ricky Taylor/Alexander Rossi
Driver: Ricky Taylor
Position: 2nd
Time / Speed: 1:08.506 seconds / 133.477 mph
Fast Qualifier: 1:08.412 seconds (No. 6 - Cameron)

Recap: Acura Team Penske made it two consecutive front-row lockouts in IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship qualifying, this time for the prestigious Petit Le Mans at Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta on Friday afternoon. Dane Cameron scored his second pole position in as many races by touring the 2.54-mile road course in 1:08.412 seconds in the No. 6 Acura Team Penske ARX-05 DPi. Ricky Taylor, a 2014 winner of Petit Le Mans, held the top spot for much of the session and will start alongside Cameron in the second position after a lap of 1:08.506 seconds in the No. 7 Acura. 

Race Coverage: The first six hours of the Petit Le Mans 10-hour endurance race from Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta will begin Saturday, October 17 at 12:30 pm ET on NBC Sports Network (NBCSN) before moving to NBC Sports Gold Trackpass at 6:30 pm ET and finishing with the final hour on NBCSN.  Coverage can also be heard on IMSA Radio, Sirius 216 and XM 202.