Audi R8 LMS on stick during Spa

Posted on 25. Jul, 2015 by in Audi Canada

The second-best Audi motorist in a margin was final year’s leader Laurens Vanthoor. In sixth place, he was brief by 0.282 seconds of his team-mate Frank Stippler’s result. The dual Audi R8 LMS cars of Audi Sport Team Phoenix participated in a Superpole shootout as well. Nicki Thiim (DK) in a series ‘5’ automobile was not happy with a change of his competition automobile and achieved grid position 12. André Lotterer (D) in automobile series ‘6’ did not find a transparent path and had to settle for 14th place.

In addition, 6 of a prior era Audi R8 LMS ultra cars are competing in a Spa 24 Hours. Robin Frijns was a best motorist of one of these. The Dutchman achieved position 24 in automobile series ‘3’ for a Belgian Audi Club Team WRT. In a series ‘35’ Audi of Saintéloc, Edward Sandström (S) took position 28. Frédéric Vervisch (B) in a series ‘75’ ISR Audi, following a night subordinate session, was in 32nd place with his path time of 2m 19.857s. Pieter Schothorst (NL) trailed him in a series ‘4’ Audi of Team WRT in 36th place. At a same time, a Dutchman achieved 16th place in a Pro-Am category, trailed in 45th position by Team Parker Racing in automobile series ’24.’ Callum Macleod (GB) finished a path on a circuit in 2m 20.921s, that done him a second-best motorist in a Am category. Eleventh place in this category went to a Saintéloc Audi series ‘36’ driven by Philippe Haezebrouck (F).

The competition will start on Saturday during 16.30. The organizer offers live streaming on Eurosport will start the TV coverage during 18.00.

Qualifying formula

1 Frank Stippler (Audi R8 LMS #2) 2m 18.130s

2 Kevin Estre (McLaren #58) 2m 18.147s

3 Andrea Piccini (Ferrari #11) 2m 18.176s

4 Alvaro Parente (McLaren #59) 2m 18.254s

5 Maxime Soulet (Bentley #8) 2m 18.350s

6 Laurens Vanthoor (Audi R8 LMS #1) 2m 18.412s

7 Bernd Schneider (Mercedes #18) 2m 18.427s

8 Nick Catsburg (BMW #46) 2m 18.451s

9 Vincent Abril (Bentley #84) 2m 18.482s

10 Steven Kane (Bentley #7) 2m 18.492s 

12 Nicki Thiim (Audi R8 LMS #5) 2m 19.123s

14 André Lotterer (Audi R8 LMS #6) 2m 19.262s

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