IMSA Road America start time: Top-level IMSA prototypes will run their last sprint race of the season on Sunday in the only non-endurance race that will feature all five classes of the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.
Road America will be the last sprint race of the season for DPi, LMP2 and LMP3. With two races left (the Petit Le Mans season finale will take place on October 1), Acura from Meyer Shank Racing and Wayne Taylor Racing are battling it out for the top division championship.
Tom Blomkvist and Oliver Jarvis in the No. 60 Acura ARX-05 are 56 points clear of No. 10 Filipe Albuquerque and Ricky Taylor.
The No. 01 Chip Ganassi Racing Cadillac of Sebastian Bourdais and Renger van der Sande is third in the DPi standings with two wins in the last three races.
Here are the start times, starting lineup, schedule and TV info for the IMSA Fastlane SportsCar Weekend at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin (all times are ET):
IMSA at Road America: start time, schedule, TV info
WHEN: Sunday, 11:40 am ET.
RACE DISTANCE: Two hours and 40 minutes on a 4.048-mile 14-turn track.
FORECAST: According to Wunderground.com, the forecast is 74 degrees with a 59 percent chance of rain with a green flag.
LIST OF INPUTS: Click here to see a field of 37 cars across five divisions (DPi, LMP2, LMP3, GTD Pro, GTD) for the IMSA Fastlane SportsCar Weekend at Road America.
BROADCAST OF THE RACE
TELEVISION: 11:40 AM ET on Peacock; noon ET on the US network. Peacock, NBC sports app,as well as NBCSports.com will have streaming coverage of the event from flag to flag. Brian Till is the announcer along with analyst Calvin Fish and reporters Hannah Newhouse and Matt Yocum.
Radio: Select live sessions on IMSA.com and RadioLeMans.com; The SiriusXM race live stream starts Sunday at 11:30 am (XM 207, Web/App 992).
Qualification: Broadcast on IMSA.com/TVLive Live on Saturday at 11:55.
DAILY SCHEDULE IMSA ON THE ROADS OF AMERICA
Here’s a rundown of the IMSA Fastlane SportsCar weekend. (all times ET):
Friday, August 5
9 am: Porsche Carrera Cup training
9:45 am: Practice Lamborghini Super Trofeo
10:45: Practice Michelin Pilot Challenge
12:05: IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship training
14:35: Porsche Carrera Cup Qualification
15:20: Lamborghini Super Trofeo qualification
16:15: IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship training
Saturday, August 6
9 am: Michelin Pilot Challenge qualification
9:50: Porsche Carrera Cup Race 1
10:50: Lamborghini Super Trofeo Race 1
Noon: IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Qualifier
Sunday, August 7
9:20: Porsche Carrera Cup Race 2
11:40: IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Race (two hours 40 minutes)
14:55: Lamborghini Super Trofeo Race 2