Ten Audi R8 LMS in ADAC GT Masters

Posted on 13. Apr, 2016 by in Audi Canada

Since 2009, teams in a ADAC GT Masters have been relying on Audi’s GT3 sports cars, though never before has a R8 LMS been as renouned as this year. “We demeanour brazen to welcoming 3 new teams – Aust Motorsport, Car Collection Motorsport and Montaplast by Land-Motorsport – in a round of customers,” says Chris Reinke, Head of Audi Sport patron racing. The squads of APR Motorsport, Phoenix Racing and Yaco Racing have been relying on a GT3 sports automobile done by Audi for many years. 

The Audi Sport patron racing teams are scheming for a tough battle. On 7 competition weekends in Germany, Austria and a Netherlands, a GT3 sports cars from 8 marques will be pitted opposite any other. “That so many drivers have opted for Audi in this sourroundings is a extensive proof of certainty and a enrich paid to a Audi R8 LMS competition car,” Reinke says. At any eventuality on Saturday and Sunday, there will be a competition with a imperative motorist change. Sport1 will be broadcasting all a competitions live on television. 

In terms of drivers, a teams underline versatility. Mikaela Åhlin-Kottulinsky, who has been promoted from a Audi Sport TT Cup, will be assembly with seasoned GT3 drivers such as Markus Winkelhock, Marc Basseng, Christopher Mies, Laurens Vanthoor, Edward Sandström, her teammate Marco Bonanomi or Christopher Haase, all of whom have won 24-hour races before in a Audi R8 LMS. Audi’s ranks embody dual former ADAC GT Masters Champions as well, Haase and Kelvin outpost der Linde. Drivers who have switched from other racing array such as Isaac Tutumlu Lopez or Connor De Phillippi element a choice together with other highwayman drivers. In further to Åhlin-Kottulinsky, another womanlike motorist is on house – Rahel Frey is contesting a ADAC GT Masters with Audi for a fourth time in succession. The Swiss won during final year’s culmination together with her teammate Philip Geipel and is once some-more combining a group with him.

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