Audi in fervent expectation of Japan

Posted on 07. Oct, 2016 by in Audi Canada

The continue around Mount Fuji creates for indeterminate conditions. In 2013, flood was so impassioned that a competition could not be started. Although final year Marcel Fässler (CH) took a lead during a commencement of a competition and Loïc Duval achieved a fastest competition lap, their performances did not outcome in victory. Fuji is a usually competition that has been on a FIA WEC calendar given 2012 that Audi has not nonetheless won. “We’d apparently like to change that, even nonetheless we know how formidable that will be,” says Dr. Ullrich. The diesel hybrid sports automobile has valid positively rival in a second half of a 2016 season. In a past 3 races during a Nürburgring, in Mexico and during Austin, Audi available 1,136 kilometers in a lead in total. Still, a conflict for a tip positions is as extreme as never before. In a rounds in Mexico and Texas, all 3 brands distinguished lectern formula with their hybrid sports cars.

Lucas di Grassi/Loïc Duval/Oliver Jarvis continue to be a best-placed Audi patrol in a standings. They have reduced their necessity to a front runners to 37.5 points and 78 points can still be scored until a finale. In a manufacturers’ standings, Audi is trailing Porsche by 53 points, with 132 points nonetheless to be awarded.

The 6 Hours of Fuji will start on Sunday, Oct 16, during 11:00 internal time (04.00 CEST). On a German website, Eurosport will be charity live video streaming of a whole competition giveaway of assign and atmosphere live coverage of a final theatre (08:30–10:15 CEST) on Eurosport 1. Audi will keep a fans adult to speed on Facebook (AudiSport) and Twitter (@audisport).

Standings after 6 of 9 rounds

Drivers’ championship

1 Jani/Lieb/Dumas (Porsche), 130 points

2 Di Grassi/Duval/Jarvis (Audi), 92.5 points

3 Conway/Kobayashi/Sarrazin (Toyota), 92 points

4 Bernhard/Hartley/Webber (Porsche), 78.5 points

5 Fässler/Lotterer (Audi), 78 points

6 Imperatori/Kraihamer/Tuscher (Rebellion), 52 points

7 Tréluyer (Audi), 44 points

Manufacturers’ championship

1 Porsche, 238 points

2 Audi, 185 points

3 Toyota, 137 points

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