Audi Sport with eleven cars in Spa 24 Hours

Posted on 13. Jun, 2018 by in Audi Canada

Audi Sport patron racing is ancillary Teams WRT and Saintéloc this year. Last year’s winners, Christopher Haase and Markus Winkelhock, are again competing with Audi Sport Team Saintéloc. The dual Germans are upheld by a third Audi Sport driver, Belgian Frédéric Vervisch. In Audi Sport Team WRT, 3 Audi bureau drivers from a DTM, René Rast (D), Nico Müller (CH) and Robin Frijns (NL), are pity a cockpit. In a second Audi R8 LMS of a Belgian team, a dual Audi Sport drivers Dries Vanthoor (B) and Christopher Mies (D) will competition a eventuality together with Spaniard Alex Riberas. This motorist contingent is heading a Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup standings after 3 of 5 rounds. Swiss Audi bureau motorist Marcel Fässler will enter a competition in a secretly fielded third Audi of a WRT racing group that will additionally enter a fourth R8 LMS. Six other private Audi R8 LMS cars finish a lineup. Saintéloc Racing will be battling for difficulty feat in a AM difficulty with one car. Montaplast by Land-Motorsport relies on South African Audi Sport motorist Kelvin outpost der Linde, among others. In Team Attempto Racing, Audi DTM motorist Jamie Green (GB) and Audi Sport motorist Pierre Kaffer will be racing in dual opposite cars. Team Car Collection Motorsport, in Audi Sport motorist Frank Stippler, has a 2012 leader on board. Furthermore, Aust Motorsport is formulation to enter an Audi R8 LMS. Whereas Audi Sport has won a classical eventuality 4 times given 2011 a drivers from Audi Sport patron racing total have formerly scored 3 victories. In addition, there are a dual victories clinched by René Rast and one success by Marcel Fässler.

The Spa 24 Hours as turn 4 of 5 is partial of a Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup. At a same time, a eventuality is a second of 4 events of a Intercontinental GT Challenge that Audi, following feat during a opener in Australia, is heading with Robin Frijns, Dries Vanthoor and British highwayman Stuart Leonard. “Spa this year has all a mixture of apropos a biggest GT competition of a year,” says Chris Reinke, Head of Audi Sport patron racing. “For 4 days, general GT racing and a superb assembly are going to concentration their courtesy on Belgium. We’re anticipating to broach a extensive motorsport weekend to a many fans and to be battling for altogether victory, difficulty wins and a Coupe du Roi for a best manufacturer.”

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