Audi Motorsport Newsletter 03/2016

Two Audi R18 cars among a 60 Le Mans entrants

The margin for a 84th using of a Le Mans 24 Hours is commencement to take shape: At a press discussion in Paris on Friday, a Automobile Club de l’Ouest (ACO) announced a 60 teams that will be receiving an invitation for a competition on Jun 18 and 19, 2016. For a tip LMP1 category, 9 sports prototypes have been nominated, including a dual new Audi R18 cars of Audi Sport Team Joest. Audi was represented in Paris by Head of Motorsport Dr. Wolfgang Ullrich and three-time Le Mans leader Benoît Tréluyer..

Great respect for Dindo Capello

The Italian vehicle bar ACI Sport Italia respected a long-standing Audi bureau motorist Dindo Capello during a celebration eventuality this weekend. The three-time Le Mans leader and stream Audi play was famous for his successful career in motorsport during a “Night of a Champions” hold in Taormina, Sicily. During a ceremony, Capello was astounded by a event’s hosts with a collage of video clips display his best scenes. The distinguished guest in assemblage also enclosed Nino Vaccarella. The Italian competition motorist fable distinguished vital successes in motorsport in a 1960s and ‘70s. In further to a Le Mans feat (1964), a Sicilian clinched 3 victories during a Targa Florio, an continuation competition on open towering roads on his internal island.

Indigenous Australians acquire Audi organisation with a ceremony

A special accepting for Phoenix Racing during a Bathurst 12 Hour: At a commencement of a competition weekend in Australia, a tiny organisation from a internal inland village welcomed Ernst Moser’s patrol with a singular ceremony. A organisation danced to a rhythms of a Yidaki timber breeze instrument, also famous as a Didgeridoo. In addition, a members of a Wiradyuri village easily brushed all organisation members and a competition automobile with eucalyptus leaves – a tradition that symbolizes an act of paving a approach for a certain spirit. The clothing of a Audi R8 LMS from Phoenix Racing takes a evidence from a internal village of inland Australians.