The German-based squad won its second major trophy of 2017 after scampering to a 15-second victory at Petit Le Mans this weekend Chris Reinke, Head of Audi Sport customer racing, commented: “It was an intense race. The Balance of Performance was Audi is as synonymous with all-wheel drive as the Chevy Corvette is with pushrods and the Porsche 911 is with flat-six cylinders. Currently, every performance Audi comes with some variant of quattro. It may come as a bit of a surprise then that Audi is While Montaplast by Land-Motorsport Audi R8 LMS GT3 took victory in the GTD class at the 2017 Petit Le Mans it was the two Porsche 911 GT3 R’s of Alegra Motorsports and Park Place Motorsports who completed the class podium in the ten hour classic. Sheldon van der Linde and Christopher Mies co-driving to an impressive victory in the Motul Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta. It was the team’s third start of the season in the No. 29 Audi R8 LMS GT3, after finishing second at the Rolex 24 At Daytona and Audi won at Petit Le Mans: Montaplast by Land-Motorsport brought the curtain and Sheldon van der Linde (ZA) swept their Audi R8 LMS to a 15.518-second win in the 10-hour race at Road Atlanta – the team’s only third IMSA race of the year. While having dabbled in the Europe and Asia-based Blancpain GT Series, as well as the Asian Le Mans Series, all of Picariello’s sports car racing starts have come at the wheel of the Audi R8 LMS, which he has praised. “The Audi is the only GT car I’v .
NBCSN IndyCar analyst Townsend Bell finished sixth in GT Daytona in the No. 23 Alex Job Racing Audi R8 LMS he shared with Bill Sweedler and Frankie Montecalvo. PROTOTYPE GT LE MANS GT DAYTONA It was a dream day for both Land Motorsport and its American It’s anyone’s race but in the end it belongs to Le Mans winner Brendan Hartley, winning at his first time at Road Atlanta, partnered by Ryan Dalziel and Scott Sharp. British driver Alex Sims’ BMW M6 takes the GT LM win and the Land Audi team’s R8 NBCSN’s Verizon IndyCar Series analyst Townsend Bell is back behind the wheel at this weekend’ Petit Le Mans, with he, Bill Sweedler and Frankie Montecalvo piloting the Alex Job Racing Audi R8 LMS. Bell has been a part-time competitor in the IMSA In GT Le Mans, the No. 25 Team RLL won its class at Petit And in GT Daytona, the Petit winner was the dark horse No. 29 Land Audi R8 LMS, but the championship went to the No. 63 Scuderia Corsa Ferrari 488 GT3 of Alessandro Balzan and Christina Nielsen .