IMSA: How to watch the Michelin GT Challenge at VIR


IMSA’s WeatherTech Sports Car Championship is in the commonwealth of Virginia this weekend for the Michelin GT Challenge at Virginia International Raceway.

With DPi and LMP2 entries not entered in today’s 2 hour, 40 minute event, the cars and stars of the GTLM and GTD classes will battle not only for their respective class victories, but also the overall race victory.

The 21-car starting grid features 8 GTLM entries and 13 GTD entries.

Laurens Vanthoor starts this afternoon’s race from the pole position after posting a flying lap of 1 minute, 40:630 seconds around the 17-turn, 3.27-mile circuit during yesterday’s qualifying session.

Jan Magnussen will start today’s race from the second position in the No. 3 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R.

Live, flag-to-flag coverage of the Michelin GT Challenge begins at 1:30 p.m. ET this afternoon on NBCSN, with streaming available on and the NBC Sports app.

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