Audi takes one-two-three lectern lockout in Wuhan

Posted on 08. Oct, 2018 by in Audi Canada

For a second FIA WTCR race, a initial 10 competitors line adult in retreat method on a starting grid. The Frenchman Nathanaël Berthon started fifth as a best Audi motorist for Team Comtoyou Racing and softened in fantastic battles to take third place. As a result, 5 of a 6 Audi RS 3 LMS drivers have won a prize in a universe crater this season.

Audi constructed a crowning finish in a third race. Even before a start, Audi Sport Leopard Lukoil Team was one of a winners: during a brief correct break, a mechanics altered a steering in time on Gordon Shedden’s car, who had been an trusting plant in an collision in a second race. The bid valid to be good worthwhile: In a violent race, during that a reserve automobile was deployed twice, Shedden kept cold and distinguished his initial feat of a season. Frédéric Vervisch from Audi Sport Team Comtoyou finished second to explain his sixth lectern finish this year. His group partner Denis Dupont finished third again as he had a week before in Ningbo. The usually downside: Jean-Karl Vernay scored no points after receiving a drive-through penalty. 

“A large appreciate we and congratulations to a teams and drivers,” pronounced Chris Reinke, Head of Audi Sport patron racing. “The best weekend so distant was considerable with dual victories and 4 other lectern finishes. You can unequivocally feel that everybody is concentrating their strengths in this vicious theatre of a championship.” In only 3 weeks a ninth of 10 events is on a bulletin during a lane in Suzuka, Japan. 

Additional information
Basic information Audi RS 3 LMS
FIA WTCR booklet
FIA WTCR photos
FIA WTCR results

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