Audi R18 (2016) #8 (Audi Sport Team Joest), Lucas di Grassi, Loïc Duval, Oliver Jarvis
After a sequence of incidents, the safety cars were out on track during the seventeenth hour of the race. The pit crew of Audi Sport Team Joest took advantage of the approximately 20 minutes of neutralization to perform minor set-up work on Audi R18 #7. Marcel Fässler remained in the car and maintained the fifth position throughout the hour. One position ahead was Audi R18 #8 with Loïc Duval, who experienced nothing out of the ordinary during the seventeenth hour.
Positions after 17 hours: 1 Toyota #5 2 Toyota #6 3 Porsche #2 4 Audi #8 5 Audi #7
Further information about the official fuel consumption figures and official, specific CO2 emissions of new passenger cars can be found in the “Guide to fuel consumption, CO2 emissions and electricity consumption of new cars,” which is available free of charge from all sales outlets and from DAT (Deutsche Automobil Treuhand GmbH), Hellmuth-Hirth-Strasse 1, 73760 Ostfildern-Scharnhausen, Germany (www.dat.de).