Acura ARX-05, the last of the guys in the lead tour, was in fourth place behind the safety car with Simon Payneud after his last stop when the Frenchman came back on a racetrack with a broken oil pump.
Penske's mechanics attempted to take the back end of the car and in a few minutes the injured machine was taken behind the back where it remained at the 20-hour mark.
Sister # 7 Acura remains well in conflict. , when Ricky Taylor (who was feeling badly behind the wheel) was leading along the path of Pagenauud before giving it to Helio Castrenes.
After a short while before the long red flag, the # 31 AXR Cadillac DPi VR ran through the front when the other contenders won and Pipo Derani was already leading Acura to Castroneves and Jordan Taylor in # 1
Taylor for the second time under caution. – Time Marking, Dropping
The CORE autosport Nissan DPi is now in fourth place with Romain Duma, who is now on the wheel as a result of the # 6 Acura problems four laps down, while JDC-Miller Cadillac's leading JRC Miller Cadillac to fifth, seven laps down.
# 81 DragonSpeed Oreca, who now has Henrik Headman in the controls, is still in command of the LMP2 class with a lap.
In GT Le Mans, Risi Competizione led until he appeared just before the end of Time 20, promoting Joey Hand at the top of the # 66 Ford GT class in front of Ryan Briscoe's # 67 machine engineer.
Both Porches are stacked with the ultimate caution, and Frederick Makovez is in third place in the # 911. One Turn of Earl Bamberg dropped the # 912 in sixth in the class behind Rice Ferrari, now driving James Calado and BMW 25 of Augusto Farfus.
GT Daytona continues to be led by AJ Allmendinger. # 86 Meyer Shank Racing Acura NSX to Dries Vanthoor in # 29 Land Motorsport Audi R8 LMS, while Kelvin van der Linde has # 88 WRT Audi to third.
# 48 Paul Miller Racing The Lamborghini Huracan GT3, who was hit by the incident that triggered the latest full-rate safety measure, is out of the race with unrecoverable damage.
At the 20-hour mark, the current full-time yellow period of the 12th race will continue for nearly 90 minutes amid ongoing efforts to dry the track using a jet-drier.