Season opener with 13 competition cars from Audi Sport patron racing

Posted on 06. Jan, 2018 by in Audi Canada

The Audi R8 LMS chronicle that has been prepared for GT4 racing will competition a eventuality in Dubai in a hands of privateers for a initial time. The German Phoenix Racing group from Meuspath is scheming dual competition cars for a GT4 class. On house will be a motorist group from Hong Kong that in Marchy Lee and Adderly Fong includes a initial dual champions of a Audi R8 LMS Cup. The second motorist multiple is giving an event to 3 drivers carrying been promoted from another Audi one-make cup: Joonas Lappalainen and Philip Ellis were a pretension winners in a Audi Sport TT Cup a final dual years and Gosia Rdest was another successful participant. 

Five patron teams in a TCR category are completing a brand’s lineup with a sum of 6 Audi RS 3 LMS cars. Lap 57 Motorsports from a United Arab Emirates, a Swiss Stanco Tanner Motorsport by Autorama Wetzikon team, a German Bonk Motorsport association from Münster, Bas Koeten Racing from a Netherlands and a Belgian AC Motorsport group are representing Audi’s colors in this category which, with 14 entrants, is well-filled. Following giveaway use and subordinate sessions on Thursday, Jan 11, a 24-hour competition will be started during 3:00 PM internal time on Friday, Jan 12. It will be a initial championship turn of a 24H GT Series for GT sports cars and a 24H TCE Series for furloughed cars.

Driver lineups


BWT Mücke Motorsport, Audi R8 LMS #9

Ricardo Feller/Christer Jöns/Mike David Ortmann/Andreas Weishaupt/Markus Winkelhock (CH/D/D/D/D)

Car Collection Motorsport, Audi R8 LMS #33

Ali Çapan/Dimitri Parhofer/Dirg Parhofer/Frank Stippler/Rémi Terrail (TR/D/D/D/F)

Car Collection Motorsport, Audi R8 LMS #34

Wiggo Dalmo/Gustav Edelhoff/Elmar Grimm/Dr. Johannes Kirchhoff/Ingo Vogler (N/D/D/D/D)

Optimum Motorsport, Audi R8 LMS #96

Bradley Ellis/Christopher Haase/Oliver Wilkinson (GB/D/GB)

MS7 by WRT, Audi R8 LMS #777

Mohammed Bin Saud Al Saud/Christopher Mies/Dries Vanthoor/Michael Vergers (KSA/D/B/NL)


Phoenix Racing, Audi R8 LMS GT #247

Adderly Fong/Charles Kwan/Marchy Lee/Darryl O’Young/Shaun Thong (HK/HK/HK/HK/HK)

Phoenix Racing, Audi R8 LMS GT #248

Philip Ellis/John-Louis Jasper/Joonas Lappalainen/Gosia Rdest (GB/D/FIN/PL)


Lap 57 Motorsports, Audi RS 3 LMS #57

Abdullah Al Hammadi/Mohammed Al Owais/Ashan Silva/Nadir Zuhour (UAE/UAE/LKA/UAE)

Stanco Tanner Motorsport by Autorama Wetzikon, Audi RS 3 LMS #112 

Ralf Henggeler/Andrew Mollison/Luigi Stanco/Stefan Tanner (CH/GB/I/CH)

Bonk Motorsport, Audi RS 3 LMS #115 

Hermann Bock/Max Partl/Rainer Partl (D/D/D)

Bas Koeten Racing, Audi RS 3 LMS #125 

Mathijs Bakker/Ronny Jost/Anthony Lambert/JM Littman (NL/CH/B/GB)

Bonk Motorsport, Audi RS 3 LMS #127 

Michael Bonk/Axel Burghardt/Volker Piepmeyer/Simon Wirth (D/D/D/D)

AC Motorsport, Audi RS 3 LMS #888

Stéphane Perrin/Vincent Radermecker/Alexandre Renneteau (F/B/F)

Tags: ,

Comments are closed.