American R8
October 10, 2001

Audi Presents Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta
Photos by Neil McGarry and Audi Press

What a weekend for the Audi Race Fan!

American Le Mans

Audi not only clinched the Manufacturers´ and Teams´ championships of the American Le Mans Series, but did it with a 1-2-3 finish in the final race of the season. Emanuele Pirro and Frank Biela also took home the Drivers´ championship for themselves. Len Hunt, Vice President in charge of Audi of America dropped the flag to start the race.

  • Audi wins Petit Le Mans - Title for Pirro - 10.06.01
  • All Audi Front Row for Petit Le Mans - 10.05.01

    SpeedVision World Challenge GT

    In a battle that came down to the final race, Audi secured its first-ever Manufacturers' Championship by a single point over Acura in the SpeedVision World Challenge GT, 61 to 60.

    Michael Galati (No. 9 Champion Audi S4 Competition) became the first driver ever to capture four World Challenge Drivers' Championships, taking the 2001 Speedvision GT title to go with his 1996, 1998 and 1999 Touring Car Championships.

  • Galati Wins Title at Road Atlanta - 10.07.01
  • Audi 1 - 3 in Speedvision GT at Road Atlanta - 10.05.01
  • SpeedVision World Challenge® Releases 2002 Season Schedule

    Photo Galleries

  • Petit Le Mans Photos (courtesy of Audi)
  • AudiWorld Petit Le Mans Photos
  • AudiWorld SpeedVision GT Photos

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