This weekend IMSA returns after a two week break, with its first of two GT races in 2017, at Connecticut’s Lime Rock Park, a two day event, eligible for GTLM and GTD cars, with the second race at the end of next month at the Virginia International Raceway.
Tickets are still available for the race, and available online (https://tickets.limerock.com/eventperformances.asp?evt=112) and at the circuit front gate.
Weather for the race looks like it will be dry on Saturday, with cloud and highs of 29c Detailed weather reports can be found at Weather.com (https://weather.com/en-GB/weather/today/l/USCT0105:1:US).
How to watch and listen to the race-
As usual the fantastic Radio Show Limited (Radio Le Mans) will be providing audio coverage of every minute the cars are on track. You can find the link here http://radiolemans.0157.org/nplayer.php and click option 2 ‘IMSA Radio’.
For viewers in North America, Fox Sports will once again be showing the race on FS2, all times EST.
15:00-18:00 – FS2
Following the race-
No matter if you are trackside or sitting in the comfort of your own home, there are a plethora of extras to help you follow the race.
Andy Blackmore Design has once again produced his fabulous spotters guide, used by journalists, fans and team alike. All of the details of the cars, manufacturers and drivers are easy to view on the fly.
Race Timetable (All times in EST and GMT)
Friday 21 July
- 12:05-13:05 (17:05-18:05 GMT) Practice 1
- 14:25-15:25 (19:25-20:25 GMT) Practice 2
- 17:15-17:30 (22:15-22:30 GMT) Qualifying GTD
- 17:40-17:55 (22:40-22:55 GMT) Qualifying GTLM
Saturday 22 July
- 9:35-9:55 (14:35-14:55 GMT) Warmup
- 15:05-17:45 (20:05-22:45) Race