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Good Team Performance By Audi In Home Round At 6 Hours FIA WEC Nürburgring 2016

WEC Nürburgring 2016 Audi R18 2016 #7 Audi Sport Team Joest Marcel Fässler André Lotterer Audi R18 2016 #8 Audi Sport Team Joest, Lucas di Grassi, Loïc Duval, Oliver Jarvis Image Credit Ferdi Kräling Motorsport-Bild GmbH

  • Second place for Di Grassi/Duval/Jarvis in FIA WEC at the Nürburgring
  • Fässler/Lotterer on podium in third place
  • Marcel Fässler with fastest race lap

Audi started the 6 Hours of Nürburgring from positions one and two on the grid. In a thrilling battle for the lead in round four of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), the two Audi R18 cars initially took turns at the front of the field. In the end, Audi Sport Team Joest achieved positions two and three – a caution period in the third hour of the race having deprived the squad of the chance to clinch its second victory of the season.

Justin Bell’s Cheeky Drive In The New Audi R8 V10 At Lime Rock’s WeatherTech Northeast Grand Prix

Justin Bell gives a quick review on the new Audi R8 Plus for his Fox Sports Show

Justin Bell's Cheeky Drive In The New Audi R8 V10 At Lime Rock's WeatherTech Northeast Grand Prix

I love this car like a bikini model with a trust fund!

Audi R18 Top In Qualifying For Home Nürburgring Round 4 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC)

WEC Nürburgring 2016 André Lotterer, Marcel Fässler Image Credit Ferdi Kräling Motorsport-Bild GmbH
  • Front row for Audi in FIA WEC at the Nürburgring
  • Marcel Fässler/André Lotterer on pole position
  • Lucas di Grassi/Oliver Jarvis complete front row

Impressive performance in qualifying in the Eifel: Marcel Fässler (CH) and André Lotterer (D) in the Audi R18 clinched grid position one in round four of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC). With a gap of only 26 hundredths of a second Lucas di Grassi (BR) and Oliver Jarvis (GB) in the sister car number 8 directly trailed them.

Eleven Audi R8 LMS Cars Participating In The Iconic Racing Event At Spa

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  • Most extensive line-up of Audi customers in Belgium to date
  • 24-hour race features world’s largest GT3 field
  • Audi teams rely on 36 professional drivers and amateurs

The 24 Hours of Spa is the major iconic event on the international GT3 racing calendar. This year, the race will be held from 30 to 31 July. Audi is now going to meet with fierce competition again and is represented by more customer racing teams than ever before. The brand with the four rings has won three of the past five editions and clinched the ‘Coupe du Roi’ manufacturers’ cup in 2014 and 2015.

Audi Produces 200th R8 LMS

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•            Successful in two generations: many titles on international race tracks
•             Unbroken worldwide demand for GT3 race car

Neckarsulm is delighted: The Audi Sport customer racing team has completed the 200th Audi R8 LMS. Since 2009, the brand with the four rings has been involved in international GT3 racing with a race car for customers and developed a sales and service network around the globe, numerous supporting services and technology offerings.

Disappointment On Saturday For Audi DTM, Party Mood On Sunday! Audi Sport Quotes Zandvoort Netherlan

DTM Zandvoort 2016  Hoffmann Group Audi RS 5 DTM #53 (Audi Sport Team Rosberg Jamie Green)

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07/17/16 Zandvoort Netherlands Disappointment on Saturday for Audi, party mood on Sunday: Audi experienced an emotional roller coaster at the DTM on the Dutch North Sea coast in front of a total of 38,000 spectators.

Audi Sport TT Cup Rocks Zandvoort Netherlands

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  • Rookies Nielsen and van der Linde win in Audi one-make cup
  • Prince Bernhard van Oranje celebrates two podium places
  • Dennis Marschall defends lead in overall standings

07/17/16 Zandvoort Netherlands The Audi Sport TT Cup celebrated a tremendous premiere at Zandvoort. In the Audi one-make cup’s first visit to the Dutch North Sea coast, the Dane Nicklas Nielsen and Sheldon van der Linde from South Africa triumphed. The Dutch Prince Bernhard van Oranje contested the races in the guest entrants’ classification and finished on podium twice – ahead of ski stars Adrien Théaux (F) and Peter Fill (I).

Jamie Green DTM Zandvoort Winner For The First Time In Zandvoort Netherlands

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  • First victory this season for Green and Audi Sport Team Rosberg
  • Green within striking distance of the leader of the standings
  • Edoardo Mortara remains in title face following third place

07/17/16 Zandvoort Netherlands Following the disappointment on Saturday, Audi impressively came back in the second of the two DTM races at Zandvoort (Netherlands). Jamie Green (Audi Sport Team Rosberg) celebrated a commanding victory on Sunday. Edoardo Mortara (Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline) completed Audi’s triumph with a third place.

Audi DTM Team Race One With Painful Consequences at Zandvoort Netherlands

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  • Jamie Green best Audi driver in position five on Saturday at Zandvoort
  • Turmoil about penalties imposed on Edoardo Mortara and Nico Müller
  • Adrien Tambay admitted to hospital for medical examination

07/16/16 Zandvoort Netherlands Jamie Green in the Hoffmann Group Audi RS 5 DTM of Audi Sport Team Rosberg took fifth place as the best Audi driver in the first of the two DTM races at Zandvoort (Netherlands). Mattias Ekström in the Red Bull Audi RS 5 DTM of Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline finished in the top ten as well. On his teammate Edoardo Mortara a drive-through penalty with severe consequences was imposed which proved unjustified after the race.

Le Mans 24 Hours (HOUR24): Dramatic Finale

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Owing to the retirement of the leading Toyota on the last lap, the Audi R18 #8 of the last driver in the car Lucas di Grassi and his team-mates Loic Duval Jarvis made it to the podium.
Hence Audi Clinched at least one podium in each of the eighteen years that it has contested the LeMans race.

The Audi R18 #7 was promoted by one position, too. Marcel Fässler, Benoît Tréluyer and André Lotterer moved up to fourth place.

Final positions after 24 hours: 1 Porsche #2 2 Toyota #6 3 Audi #8 4 Audi #7 5 Alpine #36 

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