“The Spa 24 Hours is a dream for each sports automobile fan and has been charity glorious racing for years,” says Chris Reinke, Head of Audi Sport patron racing. “No other manufacturer has won during Spa as mostly as Audi in a final 10 years. Last year, we were 4.6 seconds brief of feat in a end, so a idea for this year is clear: to find during slightest that 5 seconds.” Audi Sport Team WRT, leader during a home turn in 2011 and 2014, has entered dual Audi R8 LMS cars for Audi Sport patron racing. Audi Sport Team Saintéloc from France, a 2017 winner, is scheming one GT3 sportscar. Audi Sport Team Attempto from Hanover, that missed final year’s feat by a little margin, is fielding another mid-engine sports automobile with a 4 rings. In addition, Audi expects private entries from these 3 teams and from a German group Car Collection Motorsport, that is formulation a initial start with a R8 LMS during a continuation classical during Spa.
In terms of drivers, Audi is assembly a foe during a top turn as good and is fielding twelve Audi Sport drivers. Kelvin outpost der Linde, Charles Weerts and Dries Vanthoor form one motorist group during WRT, Robin Frijns, Dennis Lind and Nico Müller another. Christopher Haase, leader of 2017, and Markus Winkelhock, who motionless a competition in his preference in 2014 and 2017, contest during Saintéloc together with Patric Niederhauser. The Audi choice is finished by Mattia Drudi, Dennis Marschall and Christopher Mies during Attempto.
The Audi Sport teams during a Spa 24 Hours
Audi R8 LMS (Audi Sport Team Attempto)
Mattia Drudi/Dennis Marschall/Christopher Mies (I/D/D)
Audi R8 LMS (Audi Sport Team Saintéloc)
Christopher Haase/Patric Niederhauser/Markus Winkelhock (D/CH/D)
Audi R8 LMS (Audi Sport Team WRT)
Kelvin outpost der Linde/Dries Vanthoor/Charles Weerts (ZA/B/B)
Robin Frijns/Dennis Lind/Nico Müller (NL/DK/CH)