WEC Bahrain: Audi Sport quotes

Posted on 21. Nov, 2015 by in Audi Canada

Dieter Gass (Deputy Head of Audi Motorsport): “The foe started good for Audi. Up to a second third of a race, we were battling for feat but, unfortunately, not all went ideally afterwards. During a array stop of automobile series ‘7,’ we had a problem with a circle bulb on a right back and had to array again. That was a genuine contrition since we were on a same turn with a competition. Obviously, we’d have favourite to win. In a end, we had to acknowledge improved in a closest pretension preference in WEC history.”

Chris Reinke (Head of LMP during Audi Sport): “We saw a fantastic foe during a finish of a good season. The foe was on a unequivocally high turn and we were battling for a pretension adult to a end. We showed a unequivocally good opening turn and softened again towards a end. The foe in Bahrain was noted by limit power and drama. It was ideal promotion for a FIA WEC. During a winter, we’re going to adult a ante in sequence to be in a earnest position again subsequent year.”

Ralf Jüttner (Team Director Audi Sport Team Joest): “Congratulations to Porsche on winning both universe championship titles. In Bahrain, we saw a foe that was unequivocally estimable of a universe championship. We came comparatively tighten to a title, though during a final array stop a tiny mistake was done so that we had to array again. Our series ‘8’ automobile was using unequivocally good in a foe until we encountered a stop problem. The 2015 deteriorate was unequivocally severe and thrilling. Unfortunately, we didn’t utterly make it.”

Marcel Fässler (Audi R18 e-tron quattro #7): “Our foe started strong. Unfortunately, front tire hold wasn’t ideal during a beginning. But as a foe went on, we stayed within distinguished distance. André Lotterer was in a automobile for a prolonged time and put a lot of vigour on a rivals, that was awesome. We can be unapproachable of a deteriorate and of a 8 lectern formula in succession. We were heading a championship for a prolonged time. The deteriorate was a lot of fun and a Audi R18 e-tron quattro is a extensive car. All a people in Neuburg and Neckarsulm did a good pursuit and we’re dynamic to take this movement into a subsequent season.”

André Lotterer (Audi R18 e-tron quattro #7): “Today, we were finally in row for feat again.That was a good feeling. But in a second half of a race, Porsche countered, and one of a array stops wasn’t perfect. We had hopes of clinching a pretension some of a time, though it wasn’t utterly enough. This winter, we’re going to give all to be even stronger in 2016.”

Benoît Tréluyer (Audi R18 e-tron quattro #7): “That was an positively stirring race.For an extraordinary third time now,André, Marcel and we are a runners-up in a universe championship after winning a WEC pretension in 2012. We can be unapproachable of such a lane record. A large appreciate we goes to my teammates and to a whole patrol that have  played their partial in a success of finishing any foe on a podium. We battled adult to a unequivocally end.”

Lucas di Grassi (Audi R18 e-tron quattro #8): “The foe reflected a season. Our intensity was good, though we were lacking a required fortune. ‘Thank you’ to my teammates, a gait was good this weekend. Unfortunately, we mislaid belligerent due to some issues and a chastisement so that an primarily earnest foe incited into a beating and we weren’t means to conflict for a good outcome for Audi anymore.”

Loïc Duval (Audi R18 e-tron quattro #8): “The final foe was standard for2015. We were fast, though there were some setbacks as well. That was a contrition on a weekend that presented us with a few opportunities. Now, we’re looking forward to a 2016 deteriorate and are going to optimally ready in winter. We had a lot of set-back this year, so we’re anticipating for a subsequent deteriorate to be all a better.”

Oliver Jarvis (Audi R18 e-tron quattro #8): “For a initial time in a while we were quick adequate currently to indeed plea Porsche. Unfortunately, there was an emanate that got in a way. Congratulations to Porsche on their deserved pretension win of a drivers’ and a manufacturers’ championship. We’re going to work even some-more meticulously in sequence to be stronger than ever before. Next year, we’d like to be in row during a unequivocally front right from a beginning.” 

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