Disappointment for Audi in WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup in Hungary

Posted on 30. Apr, 2018 by in Audi Canada

As final year’s champion in a TCR International Series, Jean-Karl Vernay knows how to bind victories and titles. At a Hungaroring, however, a 30-year-old pro in his Audi RS 3 LMS was equally unable as his 5 code colleagues. In Saturday’s race, a Frenchman modernized from eleventh position on a grid to eighth place. In rounds dual and three, his performances were softened yet. The motorist from Audi Sport Leopard Lukoil Team softened by 5 positions any time and in tenth place scored points. His teammate, Gordon Shedden, came 18th in competition one and fifteenth in competition two. In competition three, a Scotsman shone with a quip expostulate from grid position 21 to 13th place. 

“The Audi RS 3 LMS clinched 9 lectern formula in 6 racing array around a globe, including 3 victories, this weekend,” pronounced Chris Reinke, Head of Audi Sport patron racing. “Our business infer a flexibility and capability of a competition furloughed automobile week after week. Unfortunately, underneath a prevalent conditions during Budapest, a softened outcome was not possible. We’re going to leave no mill unturned to safeguard that this will change during a Nürburgring in dual weeks from now.” There a sum of 7 Audi RS 3 LMS cars will be on a grid in turn 3 of a series. DTM Champion René Rast is set to disturb a fans around a Nordschleife as a guest entrant. Audi Sport patron racing denounced a clothing of his competition automobile in Hungary. Throughout a competition weekend, a furloughed automobile featuring a colors of Esports WTCR Oscaro was an eye-catcher in a paddock. 

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