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Audi Motorsport Newsletter 25/2016

VLN: Mies/De Phillippi win again

In turn 5 of a VLN Endurance Championship Nürburgring, Christopher Mies and Connor De Phillippi distinguished their second feat this deteriorate in a Audi R8 LMS of Team Montaplast by Land-Motorsport. Mies, on posting a best time in qualifying, had formerly set an unaccepted new path record. During a four-hour race, a German-American twin was consistently in a organisation of front runners. On a final lap, Christopher Mies prisoner a lead with a fantastic overtaking scheme and crossed a finish line with an advantage of 0.602 seconds.

Countdown to a 6 Hours of Nürburgring

A few days before a usually turn of a FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) in Germany during a Nürburgring, torment is rising. Audi motorist Marcel Fässler responded to questions by meddlesome internal media and motorsport reporters during a press discussion hosted by a organizer in perfume on Wednesday. In front of a near-100 scale high “Kölntriangle” tower, a vast throng of WEC fans and photographers were gratified about a Audi R18 as a print subject. “I’m already excited. A year ago, we had 62,000 spectators,” pronounced Fässler. “I’m anticipating for only as many fans branch out during a competition lane and rooting for us again this year.” On Jul 24, during 13:00, a conflict for feat in a 6 Hours of Nürburgring will start.

Allan McNish attends opening of largest UK Audi center

Racing atmosphere in a county of Dorset in South West England: Three-time Le Mans leader Allan McNish common his practice and a mindfulness exuded by a good French 24-hour competition with guest of Poole Audi. The Poole Audi dealership has showrooms for 24 new vehicles, an Audi Sport area, and a lush watchful area including an Audi Lounge, aptness trickery and an Audi Beauty Salon. It is a largest of 113 Audi centers in a United Kingdom. Guests attending a opening rite enjoyed tip low-pitched party as well. The British essence thespian Beverley Knight achieved during a dusk event.

Knight meets prince

Nine-time Le Mans leader Tom Kristensen trafficked to Zandvoort for a DTM weekend. The Dane, who won a turn on a Dutch dune circuit for a 4 rings in 2006, gathering a Audi competition taxi, among other things. His passengers also enclosed a mom of Audi DTM motorist Nico Müller. In addition, Kristensen, who had been knighted in his local Denmark in 2014, met with Prince Bernhard outpost Oranje during Zandvoort, who competed in a Audi Sport TT Cup as a guest entrant. Le Mans record leader Kristensen would not skip a eventuality possibly to benefaction a trophies to a talents of a Audi one-make crater and a FIA Formula 3 European Championship after a races.

Ekström and Biela win container automobile races during Zandvoort

As partial of a DTM events during Zandvoort Mattias Ekström and Frank Biela won dual container automobile races. Ekström, together with Jamie Green and Mike Rockenfeller, won a duel opposite a 3 fastest drivers from a Audi Sport TT Cup subordinate session, Nicklas Nielsen, Sheldon outpost der Linde and Philip Ellis. At night, Biela was winning on a controller of a scale 1-24 Audi R8 LMS in a Audi Sport DTM Challenge, a championship turn of a “big little” RCCO racing series.

DTM meets Audi FIS Ski World Cup

Adrien Tambay had a pleasure of welcoming a special guest on a DTM weekend during Zandvoort. His French compatriot Adrien Théaux trafficked to a competition lane in a Netherlands and paid a revisit to a 25-year-old Tambay. However, a star from a Audi FIS Ski World Cup was not spending a vacation during a North Sea coast. Théaux was on a grid himself. In a Audi Sport TT Cup, a 31-year-old finished on lectern in a guest entrants’ sequence – interjection also to Tambay’s veteran tips.

Audi sports medicine medicine with new record

Sports medicine medicine Dr. Vincenzo Tota whom Audi relies on in motorsport contested his really possess competition on Monday before a DTM eventuality during Zandvoort. In a 700-hp powerboat, together with 3 teammates, he set a record in roving around a southern tip of Italy in a 9-meter class. The party indispensable 32 hours, 46 mins and 15 seconds, including a refueling stop in Roccella Ionica, for a stretch from Monte Carlo to Venice. “The 4 of us took turns during a helm. Each change lasted about dual hours,” reported a traumatologist and surgeon. “Still, there was no approach to get any nap since those who weren’t steering had to take caring of navigating a boat. An memorable experience. Thank we to everybody who done this possible!”