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Abba Mercedes & Invictus Jaguar Fastest In FP2

Dry track ahead of afternoon qualifying

Adam Christodoulou went fastest in GT3 during British GT’s second free practice session of Saturday at Snetterton. The track had dried almost fully by this point, and the #8 Team Abba Mercedes-AMG GT went round in 1:48.558.

Just 0.073 seconds slower was Phil Keen in the #72 Barwell Lamborghini, on a 1:48.631. Jonny Cocker made it a Barwell 2-3 in the sister #69 car, going round in 1:48.908.

After that it was a pair of Astons, FP1 pace-setter Nicki Thiim in the #2 TF Sport car on a 1:48.913, with Marco Sorensen in the #99 Beechdean Vantage next up on a 1:49.190 in fifth.

Sixth-fastest GT3 in this session was the JRM Bentley of Parfitt and Morris, with a time of 1:49.192, while seventh was another Aston, the second TF Sport machine of Davidson/Adam on a 1:49.399.

In GT4, Invictus Games Racing’s sole Jaguar (above) came to the fore this session, with Matt George clocking a 1:58.229. Second-quickest was the Malvern/Jones Team Parker Mercedes, on 1:58.445.

Completing the GT4 top three for FP2 was the Graham Johnson/Michael O’Brien Balfe Motorsport-run McLaren, recording a 1:58.548.

Fourth, fifth and sixth quickest this time around were the new-to-the-series GT Marques Porsche, the #42 Century BMW and the #97 TF Sport Aston Martin.

As in FP1, no red flags or other interruptions held up proceedings and the session finished on time without incident, with every car in the field turning laps.

Qualifying follows this afternoon, with GT3 kicking off at 3:50 pm and GT4 just after 4:15 pm.