Design GT3 sports cars from Audi Sport for a 100th anniversary of Spa

Audi Sport Team WRT, leader of a 24-hour competition in 2011 and 2014, is bringing dual some-more fluent themed cars to a grid. The GT3 sports automobile driven by Kelvin outpost der Linde, Dries Vanthoor and Charles Weerts represents a “Art nouveau” era. It coincides with a spin of a 19th to a 20th century. The settlement on a R8 LMS of array 32 picks adult pattern elements of a conform of a time. It originated in weave centers such as Antwerp, Belgium, among others. Audi Sport combines this pattern with lines depicting a march of a Spa circuit. The sister automobile of Robin Frijns, Dennis Lind and Nico Müller represents a thesis that has desirous many people from childhood: a red and yellow patterns of array 37 simulate a sensuous and unconditional tone and sketch character of comic strips. Great sum such as Tintin, Gaston or a ever-popular racing motorist Michel Vaillant mount for several comic styles from Belgium that achieved celebrity around a globe.

On a sporting level, Audi Sport patron racing is again environment itself desirous goals. A sum of 60 sports cars from 9 manufacturers will be competing opposite any other in a world’s biggest GT3 race. Audi was initial represented by private teams during Spa in 2009 and 2010, and given 2011 a energy of Audi Sport patron racing has been behind a program. For a brand, a competition is already about a fifth feat after 2011, 2012, 2014 and 2017. No other manufacturer has been that successful in this period. This season, a competition again depends towards dual championships: It is a opener of a Intercontinental GT Challenge, that is hold on a 3 continents of Europe, America and Africa this year. Spa is also a third of 5 rounds of a Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe Powered by AWS Endurance Cup. In a altogether standings of this GT World Challenge Europe, a dual Audi Sport drivers Dries Vanthoor and Charles Weerts are now leading. Team WRT is initial in a group classification. In further to a 4 Audi Sport competition cars, 5 private R8 LMS cars finish a brand’s line-up: Saintéloc Racing and Team WRT any margin dual additional GT3 competition cars, Attempto Racing an additional R8 LMS. Former Audi DTM drivers like Jamie Green and Adrien Tambay share a cockpits with privateers.

In further to a 9 GT3 competition cars in a 24-hour race, Audi expects 8 R8 LMS GT4 cars in a GT4 European Series during Spa. At a median indicate of a season, a patron teams Saintéloc Racing and Fullmotorsport are heading their categories there with a production-based competition cars. In addition, 4 Audi RS 3 LMS cars will be competing in a TCR Europe. Defending champion Comtoyou Racing is now second in a group standings. In a furloughed automobile series, Dutchman Tom Coronel with a Audi RS 3 LMS is in a earnest fourth position in a drivers’ standings, turn on points with third place. Nicolas Baert leads a Junior classification.

Fans can follow a 73rd book of a Spa 24 Hours from Saturday, Jul 31, 4:30 p.m. on a organizer’s livestream. Audi Sport patron racing comprehensively accompanies a eventuality on a amicable media channels during competition week from Jul 27.

The Audi Sport teams during a Spa 24 Hours

Audi Sport Team Saintéloc

#25 Christopher Haase/Patric Niederhauser/Markus Winkelhock (D/CH/D)

Audi Sport Team WRT

#32 Kelvin outpost der Linde/Dries Vanthoor/Charles Weerts (ZA/B/B)

#37 Robin Frijns/Dennis Lind/Nico Müller (NL/DK/CH)

Audi Sport Team Attempto

#66 Mattia Drudi/Dennis Marschall/Christopher Mies (I/D/D)

Saintéloc Racing

#26 Jamie Green/Finlay Hutchison/Adrien Tambay (GB/GB/F)

#27 Alexandre Cougnaud/Lucas Légeret/Aurélien Panis/Louis Prette (F/F/F/F)

Team WRT

#30 Franco Colapinto/Benjamin Goethe/James Pull (RA/DK/GB) 

#31 Frank Bird/Valdemar Eriksen/Ryuichiro Tomita (GB/DK/J)

Attempto Racing

#99 Alex Aka/Max Hofer/Fabien Lavergne (D/A/F)