Audi R8 LMS GT2
Premiere in Spain: The Audi R8 LMS GT2 is about to competition a initial race. The many new sports automobile from Audi Sport patron racing will make a entrance during Barcelona from Sep 27 to 29 in the Blancpain GT Sports Club – a racing array privately designed for Gentlemen drivers. The Belgian Audi Sport Team WRT, which has won countless scurry events, vital continuation races and championship titles with Audi given 2010, is a fielding group for a 640-horsepower GT2 sports car in Spain. James Sofronas will competition a dual 45-minute races of the Blancpain GT Sports Club in an Audi R8 LMS. The American looks behind on a racing career travelling some-more than dual decades, has successfully fielded a GT3 chronicle of a Audi R8 LMS for many years in North America, and final year privately won 3 titles in an Audi R8 LMS GT4.
Audi R8 LMS GT4
Advantage extended: Tyler McQuarrie/Jeff Westphal in a pretension preference theatre before a culmination of a IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge extended their points-score once more. In an Audi R8 LMS GT4 from Team Carbahn with Peregrine Racing, they had to acknowledge better by usually 2.7 seconds after dual hours of racing in a ninth of 10 rounds of a deteriorate during Laguna Seca. However, a American motorist pairing usually indispensable a runner-up’s mark in a 22-strong margin of a GS difficulty to extend a advantage in a standings from 24 to 34 points. The preference will be constructed during Road Atlanta on a weekend of Oct 11 to 13.
Class attainment in a United Kingdom: In a culmination of a British GT Championship deteriorate during Donington, Audi Sport’s patron group Steller Performance was winning in a GT4 class. Richard Williams and Sennan Fielding crossed a finish line after dual hours of racing with an advantage of 1.543 seconds.
Lead of a standings defended: In turn 5 of a GT4 France during Magny-Cours, Fabien Michal and Grégory Guilvert in an Audi R8 LMS GT4 from Saintéloc Racing finished altogether runners-up in a initial race. In annoy of a retirement in a second race, a dual Frenchmen will transport to a season’s culmination during Le Castellet (October 12/13) as leaders of a standings with an 18-point advantage.
Podium finish in Germany: Audi Sport’s patron group Racing One clinched dual lectern finishes in a penultimate turn of a ADAC GT4 Germany. In a second race, Nico Rindlisbacher and Patricija Stalidzane in an Audi R8 LMS GT4 finished runners-up brazen of their teammates Markus Lungstrass and Mike Beckhusen.
Audi Sport Seyffarth R8 LMS Cup
Frey achieves double victory: The Swiss Rahel Frey in an Audi R8 LMS GT4 distinguished a double attainment in a Audi Sport Seyffarth R8 LMS Cup during a Nürburgring. In a initial race, Rudolf Rhyn and Tim Reiter finished a lectern and in a second round, Tim Reiter finished runner-up brazen of Robin Rogalski who will transport to a season’s culmination during a Hockenheimring on a initial weekend in October.
Audi RS 3 LMS (TCR)
First attainment this deteriorate for Roadshagger Racing: Gavin Ernstone and Jon Morley in an Audi RS 3 LMS scored their initial attainment in a IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge. The motorist pairing won a TCR sequence in turn 9 during Laguna Seca with a dictatorial tactical feat. After starting from a twelfth mark on a grid, a duo, following a motorist change during a two-hour race, did not have to array again during a final 50 mins of a competition and, as a result, achieved an advantage over a other teams. Three weeks earlier, attainment had been within a motorist pairing’s strech in Virginia when, while heading a race, it was forced to retire due to an collision involving several entrants. Before a finale, Ernstone/Morley have changed adult to third position in a drivers’ standings and are distant from a leaders of a standings by 14 points.
Important step toward a title: Huang Chu Han on a fourth weekend of a TCR China took a large jump forward. The Chinese in an Audi RS 3 LMS of a NewFaster Racing group finished runner-up in a second scurry competition during Ningbo from a fourth mark on a grid. At a same time, several critical rivals late after accidents. As a result, Huang Chu Han extended his advantage before a culmination to 20 points.
Souza wins title: In a season’s culmination of a Circuit Hero One array for furloughed cars during a Pan Delta Racing Festival during Zhuhai (China), Felipe Souza in an Audi RS 3 LMS from Champ X T. A Motorsport distinguished a attainment in a TCR class, crowing himself Circuit Hero One TCR Champion after 3 races.
Podium finishes in Italy: Audi Sport patron teams achieved lectern finishes in turn 6 of a TCR Italy deteriorate during Vallelunga. In competition one, Jacopo Guidetti in an Audi RS 3 LMS from GF Motorsport clinched third place brazen of his associate Audi motorist Enrico Bettera. In a second race, Bettera cumulative a final mark on a lectern brazen of Guidetti.
Top 3 formula in Japan: In a TCR difficulty of a Super Taikyu Series, Audi patron teams clinched lectern finishes. In a five-hour competition during Motegi, Robert Hori, Katsumasa Chiyo, Lee Jungwoo and “Kizuna” in an Audi RS 3 LMS from Waimarama Kizuna Racing finished runners-up in front of their associate Audi drivers Masaki Ano, Ryuichiro Tomita and Masataka Yanagida in an RS 3 LMS from a Audi pushing knowledge Japan.
Coming adult subsequent week
20–21/09 Sandown (AUS), turn 5, Australian GT Championship
20–22/09 Sandown (AUS), rounds 16 to 18, TCR Australia
20–22/09 Road America (USA), rounds 9 and 10, Pirelli GT4 America East
20–22/09 Road America (USA), rounds 13 and 14, Pirelli GT4 America/GT4 SX
20–22/09 Road America (USA), rounds 13 and 14, TC America TCR
20–22/09 Hockenheim (D), rounds 11 and 12, Spezial Tourenwagen Trophy
20–22/09 Barcelona (E), rounds 5 and 6, TCR Ibérico
21/09 Teretonga (NZ), turn 1, South Island Endurance Series
21–22/09 Barcelona (E), rounds 11 and 12, International GT Open
21–22/09 Barcelona (E), rounds 9 and 10, GT Cup Open Europe
21–22/09 Barcelona (E), rounds 11 and 12, TCR Europe
21–22/09 Barcelona (E), rounds 7 and 8, TCR Benelux
21–22/09 Sugo (J), turn 7, Super GT
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