Audi aims to repeat 24-hour feat during a Nürburgring

Posted on 20. May, 2016 by in Audi Canada

The choice of challengers proves how appealing this eventuality is as well. This year, 37 GT3 competition cars from 8 manufacturers will be battling for altogether victory. “Audi has a largest illustration with business in this extreme rival environment,” says Chris Reinke. “This kind of trust is not usually attributable to a product, though to a trackside patron support, too.” For years, Audi Sport patron racing has been guaranteeing endless pre-race as good as on-site support, and endless gangling tools supply. 

The teams from Phoenix and WRT are any fielding an R8 LMS with support from Audi and another one on their own. The Audi competition knowledge will be on a grid for an extraordinary sixth time – no other manufacturer offers a business a event to contest as pledge competition drivers for a brand. Twin Busch Motorsport is contesting a 24-hour competition for a fourth uninterrupted time with an Audi R8 LMS while Montaplast by Land-Motorsport and Car Collection Motorsport are relying on Audi during a Nürburgring for a initial time. 

Racing fans can watch a conflict for Audi’s fourth altogether feat live on television. RTL Nitro will be airing continual coverage from a “Green Hell” from 15:00 (CEST) on Saturday, May 28, to 16:50 on Sunday. From a Grand Prix in Monaco, RTL Television will additionally join in for a starting theatre and again for a finish of a 24-hour race. 

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The Audi teams in a Nürburgring 24 Hours


Audi Sport Team WRT

#1 Pierre Kaffer/Christopher Mies/Nico Müller/Laurens Vanthoor (D/D/CH/B)

Belgian Audi Club Team WRT

#2 Robin Frijns/Stuart Leonard/Edward Sandström/Frédéric Vervisch (NL/GB/S/B)

Phoenix Racing

#5 Anders Fjordbach/Niki Mayr-Melnhof/Edoardo Mortara/Frank Stippler (DK/A/I/D)

Audi Sport Team Phoenix

#6 Christopher Haase/René Rast/Frank Stippler/Markus Winkelhock (D/D/D/D)

Audi competition experience

#10 Franky Cheng/Marchy Lee/Shaun Thong/Alex Yoong (CN/HK/HK/MAL)

#11 Christian Bollrath/Maximilian Hackländer/Ralf Oeverhaus/Micke Ohlsson (D/D/D/S)

Twin Busch Motorsport

#16 Dennis Busch/Marc Busch/Christian Mamerow/René Rast (D/D/D/D)

montaplast by Land-Motorsport

#28 Marc Basseng/Connor De Phillippi/Mike Rockenfeller/Timo Scheider (D/USA/D/D)

Car Collection Motorsport

#33 Ronnie Saurenmann/Peter Schmidt/Andreas Ziegler (CH/D/D)

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