Ninth lectern for Audi Sport in FIA WTCR

Posted on 01. Oct, 2018 by in Audi Canada

In initial qualifying, Vervisch took second place to equal his prior best subordinate opening available during a Nürburgring. In competition one, a Belgian took third place to dip his fifth prize of a year. Denis Dupont finished a violent second competition as best Audi motorist after producing a flawless expostulate on a approach to fourth place. Since his Audi RS 3 LMS remained undamaged, he also had a good possibility of success in competition 3 by starting from sixth place. The 25-year aged budding talent used his position perfectly, kept himself out of a jostling during a front of a margin and crossed a finish line in third place. A competition blocking to correct a shop-worn quell also unsuccessful to hit a Belgian off his walk on his best weekend so far. Frédéric Vervisch gathering spiritedly behind to take fourth place. Nathanaël Berthon claimed an eighth place in both a second and third races, Aurélien Panis took ninth in a final race.

“Congratulation to Jean-Michel Baert, his Comtoyou group and all a drivers,” pronounced Chris Reinke, Head of Audi Sport patron racing. “They had a good weekend with dual podiums and an glorious group performance.” By contrast, a eventuality was a reversal for a Audi Sport Leopard Lukoil Team. Jean-Karl Vernay scored no points after subordinate twice outward a tip ten, group partner Gordon Shedden also had to settle for finishes outward a tip ten. In a final race, a Scotsman constructed a good quip expostulate to urge from 21st on a grid to finish 13th. 

The subsequent FIA WTCR eventuality follows in only one week. The teams transport from Ningbo to a bustling Chinese capital Wuhan about 900 kilometers serve west, where a drivers contest on a third of 4 travel circuits this season.

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

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