Victory during a Sachsenring: Round 6 of 7 in a ADAC GT Masters saw an Audi motorist patrol mountain a tip step of a podium. Last year’s Champions Christopher Mies/Connor De Phillippi in an Audi R8 LMS distinguished their second feat this deteriorate in turn one with Team Montaplast by Land-Motorsport, advancing to third altogether in a standings before a final turn subsequent weekend during Hockenheim.
Appearance during a IAA: Audi, in further to a universe premieres, presented a Audi R8 LMS competition automobile to a guest of a Volkswagen Group Night during a International Motor Show. Chris Reinke, Head of Audi Sport patron racing, was in Frankfurt together with Christopher Haase. The 29-year-old veteran competition motorist from Audi Sport had won a 24 Hours of Spa in Jul together with Markus Winkelhock and Jules Gounon. At a Group Night, a Spa-winning Audi R8 LMS GT3 sports automobile was displayed in a strange condition.
Pirelli World Challenge deteriorate ends on a certain note: Team Magnus Racing finished a 2017 deteriorate with a lectern place. At Sonoma, Pierre Kaffer in an Audi R8 LMS of a American group took third place in a culmination on Sunday. The German Audi Sport supporter missed feat by usually 1.09 seconds.
Podium places in Spezial Tourenwagen Trophy: Andreas Schmidt during turn 6 of a Spezial Tourenwagen Trophy during a Sachsenring clinched dual podiums in his class. In competition one, he took second place in an Audi R8 LMS ultra and third place in a K2 category in turn two.
Trophies in Australian state: Nick Kelly mounted a lectern 3 times in a CAMS New South Wales Production Sports Car Championship during Sydney. The privateer’s total reflected second place in a initial scurry race, position 3 in a second one, and a second place in a continuation competition in an Audi R8 LMS.
Audi Sport TT Cup
Skiing aces Max Franz and Benni Raich im Audi Sport TT Cup: At turn 6 of a Audi Sport TT Cup, spectators can demeanour brazen to saying dual renouned Austrian skiers: Max Franz and Benni Raich will be racing during a Red Bull Ring as guest entrants from Sep 22 to 24. 39-year-old former ski racer Benjamin Raich from Pitztal in Tyrol is a two-time Olympic bullion medalist, three-time World Champion and one-time altogether World Cup winner. Max Franz is a member of a inhabitant group of a Austrian Ski Association and hails from Weißbriach in Carinthia. He competes in a Downhill and Super-G disciplines, has clinched 4 lectern places – including a feat in Gröden – and won bronze in a Alpine World Ski Championships in St. Moritz. Originally, Marcel Hirscher should have finished a skiing contingent in a Audi Sport TT Cup, though a six-time altogether World Cup leader and World Champion is incompetent to competition due to an injury.
Title competition intensifies: The Audi Sport TT Cup pretension competition between Briton Philip Ellis and Spaniard Mikel Azcona is entering a essential proviso during a Red Bull Ring from Sep 22 to 24. On clinching dual victories during a Nürburgring, a South European many recently converted a 33-point necessity into a three-point advantage. Ellis scored 14 points there, though he’s now a hunter for a initial time this year and Mikel Azcona a hunted. 100 points are nonetheless to be endowment in a Audi Sport TT Cup adult until a culmination during Hockenheim. Tommaso Mosca has clearly held adult as well. As a best rookie, a Italian is ranked third in a standings, with a 32-point opening to Ellis. He is one of usually dual campaigners to have scored points during any turn to date – usually like Fabian Vettel who on holding second place in a many new turn managed a jump onto a lectern for a initial time. At a Red Bull Ring, Josh Caygill will be returning to a cockpit of an Audi TT crater as well. Last year, a Briton was a unchanging entrant in a Audi Sport TT Cup and this year is pushing an Audi R8 LMS in a Blancpain GT Series.
Audi RS 3 LMS (TCR)
First feat for Sheldon outpost der Linde: South African Sheldon outpost der Linde distinguished his initial feat this deteriorate in a ADAC TCR Germany during a Sachsenring. He won competition one in a Audi RS 3 LMS of Team AC 1927 Mayen e.V. im ADAC with a 5.3-second advantage. Before a culmination during Hockenheim he ranks in third place of a list as a best Audi motorist while his team, tied on points with another outfit, is in second place of a teams’ standings.
A prize during a culmination in Sweden: In turn 7 of a TCR Sweden during Mantorp Park, Tobias Brink clinched a prize for a second time this year. The Swede piloted a Audi RS 3 LMS of Team Brink Motorsport to third place in competition two.
Dates for subsequent week
21–23/09 Spa (B), turn 5, Michelin Le Mans Cup
22–24/09 Red Bull Ring (A), rounds 11 and 12, Audi Sport TT Cup
22–24/09 Hockenheim (D), rounds 13 and 14, ADAC GT Masters
22–24/09 Hockenheim (D), rounds 13 and 14, ADAC TCR Germany
23–24/09 Shanghai (CN), rounds 9 and 10, Blancpain GT Series Asia
22–24/09 Vallelunga (I), rounds 11 and 12, Italian GT Championship
22–24/09 Vallelunga (I), rounds 11 and 12, TCR Italy
23–24/09 Mettet (B), rounds 21 to 25, TCR Benelux
23/09 Nürburgring (D), turn 7, VLN Endurance Championship Nürburgring
23–24/09 Kazan Ring (RUS), rounds 13 and 14, TCR Russia
22–24/09 Laguna Seca (USA), turn 11, Weathertech SportsCar Championship
23–24/09 Ningbo (CN), rounds 9 and 10, GT Masters China
21–24/09 Buriram (THA), rounds 6 and 7, Thailand Super Series