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Audi R18 e-tron quattro with new aerodynamics

Ingolstadt – At the 6 Hours of Spa, the Audi R18 e-tron quattro debuts a new bodywork configuration. It differs significantly from the version with which Audi won the FIA World Endurance Championship WEC season opener at Silverstone. Jan Monchaux, Head of Aerodynamics at Audi Sport, explains the background. In the meantime it has become […] More »

  Comments | By - April 29, 2015

2015 R18 Livery Unveiled

As we begin the process of shedding our winter layers, the crews at Audi Sport are incredibly busy readying their various land based missiles for battle. Here we present the updated version of the R18 E-Tron quattro WEC contender. Audi are keen to defend their win at Le Mans (and others, including Austin TX) this […] More »

  Comments | By - March 19, 2015

Audi maintains its challenge for WEC title in Japan

Audi in second place of the standings after five of eight races Di Grassi/Duval/Kristensen claim fifth at Fuji Fässler/Lotterer/Tréluyer in sixth also score points Ingolstadt/Fuji – Round five of the FIA World Endurance Championship marked the end of a superb string of results for Audi. Following two consecutive one-two victories and a total of five […] More »

  Comments | By - October 12, 2014

Audi will start from third row in Japan

Audi achieved grid positions five and six in qualifying for round five of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) at Fuji (Japan). In the practice sessions, the team of Head of Audi Motorsport Dr. Wolfgang Ullrich and Chris Reinke, Head of LMP, thoroughly prepared for the 6-hour race on Sunday

  Comments | By - October 11, 2014

Audi achieves second place at Spa

Round two of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) at Spa marked the first event this year in which the relative strengths at the front of the field began to show, as this time the LMP1 hybrid sports cars of all three manufacturers finished the race. Audi, in front of 46,000 spectators, achieved second place with a gap of 1m 13.926s

  Comments | By - May 3, 2014