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An inside look at the Audi R8 LMS and its future of racing in the U.S.

by Drew Phillips (RSS feed) on Mar 29th, 2012 at 11:57AM

Audi's customer racing program with the R8 LMS has been an unequivocal success. Since the delivery of the first race car in March of 2010, more than 40 examples have competed in 18 different championships worldwide, racking up more than 100 victories. In 2011 the R8 LMS captured important wins at the 24 hour races at Spa and Zolder, as well as claiming a GT3 class victory at the Nürburgring 24 Hours. Most recently the R8 LMS won the Bathurst 12 Hour race in Australia for the second year in a row. One of the places the R8 LMS hasn't had a big impact, though, is here in the United... Read More

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