ABT Sportsline increases DTM lead with Audi R8 LMS

Audi R8 LMS GT4

Full points in a DTM Trophy for a initial time: Team Heide-Motorsport available full points in a DTM Trophy for a initial time with a Audi R8 LMS GT4. On a third competition weekend during a Nürburgring, Lucas Mauron softened from sixth position to second place during a start of a second race. A conflict for a lead afterwards pennyless out, with a Swiss in a Audi and BMW motorist Michael Schrey holding turns during a front several times. Mauron eventually prevailed and crossed a finish line with a lead of 4.6 seconds. However, a time chastisement threw him behind to second place. However, given competition leader Marcel Marchewicz took partial as a guest entrant, Lucas Mauron is a initial Audi highwayman to measure a full 25 points in a DTM Trophy competition this year.

Two lectern finishes in Scandinavia: Team Poker Racing for Charity returned from a second competition weekend of GT4 Scandinavia with dual trophies for a initial time this season. Magnus Gustavsen had started a initial competition in fifth place in a Audi R8 LMS GT4 on a Gelleråsen circuit. After a array stop Tony Rickardsson took over a cockpit and softened adult to second place. In a second race, a dual Swedes achieved third position in a margin of 10 competitors with their 7 brands.

Success in South Africa: Marius Jackson contested a guest start in South Africa in a South African GT Challenge with his Audi R8 LMS GT4. As a usually entrant in his class, he finished seventh altogether with his GT4 indication in a second competition on a Aldo Scribante circuit amid some-more absolute GT3 sports cars.

Audi RS 3 LMS (TCR)

First feat for Kevin Engman in Sweden: On his initial competition weekend in a Audi RS 3 LMS, Kevin Engman was gay with his initial feat in a TCR Scandinavia. On a Gelleråsen circuit, he had started a competition in second place behind teammate Tobias Brink. Brink unsuccessful to get off to a good start and forsaken behind to third, permitting Engman to take a lead. When Brink overtook Volkswagen motorist Hugo Nerman during a competition to take second place, a Audi highwayman group Brink Motorsport was positive of a initial one-two feat this season. At a season’s median point, Tobias Brink in a Audi RS 3 LMS is third in a standings.

Two lectern places during a Slovakiaring: Bartosz Groszek was a best Audi highwayman in both races on a fifth competition weekend of a TCR Eastern Europe. In a initial sprint, a Pole directed his Audi RS 3 LMS to second place, in a second competition he finished in third position.

Second place in Moscow: Egor Orudzhev available a second-place finish in a fourth turn of a TCR Russia during a Moscow Raceway. The highwayman motorist had started a initial competition from stick position in a Audi RS 3 LMS though had to acknowledge better to his competition Pavel Kalmanovich in a Cupra on path 3. Only 0.8 seconds behind, Orudzhev from a Lukoil Racing Team crossed a finish line in second place after 13 laps. Dmitry Bragin stays a best Audi highwayman in a standings in second place.

Three lectern places in Estonia: The Finnish patrol LMS Racing was a best Audi patron group in a BEC6H continuation competition during a Pärnu circuit. Antti Buri and Kari-Pekka Laaksonen finished second in their category in a Audi RS 3 LMS after 6 hours of racing. At a same eventuality in Estonia, dual sprints of a BaTCC competition array were also on a calendar. Valters Zviedris finished a initial competition in a Audi RS 3 LMS in third place in a TCR class. In a second race, a highwayman motorist of Team LV Racing won a TCR sequence with a 0.9-second advantage over VW motorist Mikk Maaten.

Third place twice in Belgium: Team QSR Racing School was on a lectern twice in a Belcar Endurance Championship. Joël Uylenbroeck crossed a finish line in third place in his category in a Audi RS 3 LMS in both races on a fourth competition weekend during Zolder.

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27–29/08 Lédenon (F), turn 5, GT4 France

27–29/08 Road America (USA), turn 4, GT4 America SprintX

27–29/08 Road America (USA), turn 5, GT America 

27–29/08 Assen (NL), turn 3, GTC Race

27–29/08 Assen (NL), turn 3, Spezial Tourenwagen Trophy 

27–29/08 Mirabel (CDN), turn 4, Sports Car Championship Canada presented by Michelin

28–29/08 Motegi (J), turn 4, TCR Japan

28–29/08 Brands Hatch (GB), turn 4, GT World Challenge Europe Sprint Cup