As an update to the earlier released news on Andrew Palmer and Jorge De La Torre:

Both drivers remain under treatment at Hartford Hospital.

Bentley has provided the statement below regarding Andrew Palmer.

WC Vision will release further information on both drivers’ conditions when Hartford Hospital┬áprovides any updates.

Bentley Motorsport can confirm that Bentley Team Absolute driver Andrew Palmer will remain in hospital following an incident at Lime Rock Park in Connecticut earlier today. He has sustained a head injury and is being closely monitored after treatment by specialists.

Bentley’s Director of Motorsport, Brian Gush, comments: “Everyone at Bentley Motorsport sends their best wishes to Andrew. We are a close-knit community and we have team members at the hospital with him and his family. We will continue to offer our support to them at this difficult time. Our thanks go to the trackside team at Lime Rock and the medical professionals who have helped Andrew so far.”

No further update is expected today. Bentley Motorsport will release another statement in due course.

Erin Bronner