Audi R18 (2016) #8 (Audi Sport Team Joest), Lucas di Grassi, Loïc Duval, Oliver Jarvis
Following a defect on the front right-hand brake disc that led to further damage, the the front right-hand quarter suspension of the #8 Audi R18 had to be changed as well. In spite of a time loss of 39 minutes and 24 seconds Oliver Jarvis maintained fourth position in front of the #7 sister car.
As a precaution, the two front brake discs were changed on the #7 Audi R18. The time lost in the pits was only 9 minutes and 29 seconds. Benoît Tréluyer resumed the race in position five.
Positions after 21 hours: 1 Toyota #5 2 Porsche #2 3 Toyota #6 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 (http://www.dat.de).