Audi R18 e-tron quattro with laser light

Posted on 19. Dec, 2013 by in Audi Canada

“By regulating this new lighting record Audi is environment nonetheless another miracle during Le Mans,” pronounced Dr. Ulrich Hackenberg, Member of a Management Board for Technical Development of AUDI AG, during a central display of a new R18 e-tron quattro that took place as partial of a ‘Audi Sport Finale.’ Laser light will also open adult totally new possibilities for a prolongation models in a future. Once more, motorsport during Audi accelerates a new technical growth for a customers.”

The innovative laser light, that about 500 guest in assemblage during a ‘Audi Sport Finale’ had a possibility to believe live for a initial time, complements a categorical LED headlights of a new Audi R18 e-tron quattro. A blue laser lamp backlights a yellow phosphorus clear lens by that a light lamp is afterwards emitted. This new light source provides even some-more homogenous lighting of a road.

Laser light usually one of countless innovations of a new R18

“The new laser light is usually one of countless technical innovations featured by a new R18,” pronounced Head of Audi Motorsport Dr. Wolfgang Ullrich, who was famous by Dr. Ulrich Hackenberg on Wednesday night on a arise of his 20th anniversary during a helm of Audi Sport. “We’re not going to exhibit any some-more than that during this early stage, as in 2014 we’re confronting an intensely tough foe and a year full of hurdles for Audi Sport.”
As before, a motorsport joining of AUDI AG in a new deteriorate will continue to include of a 3 pillars Le Mans prototypes (LMP1), DTM and GT sport. In addition, Audi Sport is scheming for a pierce into a new Motorsport Competence Center in Neuburg in a summer of 2014. “This is a really critical step to safeguard that Audi will keep a ability to be successfully active in motorsport during a top turn but, obviously, it also puts an additional aria on a squad,” pronounced Dr. Ullrich.

Three Audi R18 e-tron quattro cars in Le Mans 24 Hours

The FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) will see Audi Sport Team Joest contest as a pretension defender in a 2014 season. In all 8 races of a 2014 WEC, a World Champions will be using with dual Audi R18 e-tron quattro cars. For a season’s apex eventuality during Le Mans on Jun 14/15, 2014, a fielding of a third R18 is planned. The motorist teams will be announced during a after date.

New chronicle of a Championship-winning Audi RS 5 DTM

In a DTM, Audi will continue a successful long-standing partnership with a Audi Sport Teams Abt Sportsline, Phoenix and Rosberg. For a 2014 season, a new chronicle of a Audi RS 5 DTM that was winning in a DTM in a past deteriorate is in a creation during Audi Sport. Mike Rockenfeller, as a pretension defender, in automobile series ‘1,’ will really be pushing one of a 8 RS 5 DTM cars to be fielded in total. Assignments for a other cockpits and a placement to a 3 teams have not been finalized yet.

In GT sport, Audi Sport patron racing will again be providing quite complete support to a patron teams for a 24-hour races during Daytona (USA), a Nürburgring (Germany) and Spa-Francorchamps (Belgium).

GTD chronicle of a Audi R8 LMS for U.S. racing

Following a partnership of a GRAND-AM and a American Le Mans Series into a Tudor United SportsCar Championship (TUSCC), a new section will start in U.S. racing. Based on a prior competition automobile for a USA, Audi has grown a GTD chronicle of a R8 LMS, with GTD station for ‘GT Daytona.’ The GTD chronicle now usually differs from a GT3 indication in few details.

The Audi R8 LMS Cup in a third deteriorate is holding a subsequent step in a internationalization bid in a Asian region. In 2014, aside from 3 races in China – among others, hold in and with a WEC during Shanghai and a DTM during Guangzhou – a world’s initial one-make crater of AUDI AG will take place in Malaysia, in South Korea and, for a initial time, in Japan. Following a fielding of 16 competition cars in a initial deteriorate and 20 final year, Audi China is formulation to put adult to 24 Audi R8 LMS cars on a grid.

The endless motorsport joining of AUDI AG is complemented by a offer of a Audi competition experience, that gives business with sporting ambitions a event to privately expostulate a Audi R8 LMS ultra. In further to particular training sessions, a Audi competition believe offers racing commitments in a VLN Endurance Championship and in a 24-hour competition during a Nürburgring. The three-time Le Mans leader Marco Werner, a former DTM competition motorist Rahel Frey and a former 24-hour Nürburgring leader Markus Winkelhock will be flitting on their believe as instructors.

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