Team ADT Champion Racing’s JJ Lehto set the second fastest time in
today’s test session at Road Atlanta. The Finn stopped the clock at
1min 12.520secs in the 90-minute session staged in warm afternoon
Lehto lapped the 2.54-mile Georgia track at an average speed of
126.089mph - just 0.062secs slower than the fastest time set by the
Lola-MG of James Weaver/Butch Leitzinger/Andy Wallace.
Infineon Joest Audi R8 of Frank Biela/Marco Werner set the fourth
fastest time (1:13.218secs).
comparison, Lehto set a 1:13.826 for third place on the grid for the
race at Road Atlanta in June in the second practice session. In the
June race, grid positions were controversially decided by the fastest
time set by each car in any session today after officials cancelled
the qualifying session due to heavy rain - which later cleared for the