Tag: Audi R18 e-tron quattro

New Audi R18 e-tron Quattro Unveiled For 2014 WEC

Making its first appearance in a rather unusual way, the new R18 e-tron quattro race care by Audi was seen burning the rubber on public roads and not on a race track. All set for the 2014 FIA World Endurance Championship, the new Audi R18 e-tron quattro did its initial kilometers in public traffic and driving it was Tom Kristensen, record holder of the Le Mans 24 hours with 9 victories to date. In the company of photographers and TV cameras, the new Audi LMP1 race car completed a close to 10 km run through city traffic in Western France and the special event was broadcasted live on the internet.

The new ten km distance covered city roads and a lap of the Circuit Bugatti. Apart from the special entry that the new race car made, Audi also surprised everybody with a new livery. New for 2014, while the body



First to win ALMS Mobil 1 12hr of Sebring, Audi hybrid in P1 and Corvette since 2009 in GT

Today in Florida, Audi sports has shown outstanding performance by claiming the victory at the ALMS Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring. It also achieved the record of  the first hybrid car to win at Sebring. In the 12 hour endurance of ALMS[American Le Mans Series], the no.1 Audi R18 e-tron quattro team comprised of Marcel Fassler, Benoit Treluyer and Oliver Jarvis have won by completing the 364 laps in the P1 class, while the second position is also taken by no. 2 Audi R18 e-tron quattro team comprised of Kristensen, Allan McNish and Lucas di Grassi.

PC Winners Cheng, Guasch, Ostella And P2 Winners Tucker, Franchitti, Briscoe And Overall, P1 Winners Jarvis, Fässler, Tréluyer And GT Winners Gavin, Milner, Westbro   On the other hand, in the GT class, for the first time since 2009, Chevrolet team in the Corvette C6 ZR1 wins the endurance race from Ferrari F458 Italia Team, who were most of time leading the race. The Chevrolet