Marcus Mahy's is progressing well following his horrifying accident at Spa-Francorchamps.
Drives 11 hours on the way to a strong finish.
Brand's first return to twice-around-the-clock competition since Le Mans win in 2003.
This year, an Audi won overall at Le Mans, the Nuburgring, and now at Spa-Francorchamps.
Craig Lowndes: “It’s been an incredible experience for me to come to Spa and achieve third with the team..."
As teams and support services were packing up and moving out of their week-long home in the Spa-Francorchamps paddock, Team Marc VDS team principal Bas Leinders captured a stunning sight.
Accident of team-mate stopped 24 Hours of Spa for the Austrian
Ahmad Al Harthy and team-mates Stephen Jelley and Michael Caine mounted a terrific recovery as they strived for a realistic top 10 finish.
Overall position ten at the Blancpain Endurance Series
Team colleague Beechdean AMR involved in crash...
Harold Primat: “After a race like that I'm not really sure what more we could have achieved...”
Laurens Vanthoor, Markus Winkelhock and René Rast took a magnificent victory
After 527 laps, Dirk Werner, Lucas Luhr and Markus Palttala in the number 77 BMW Z4 GT3 finished in second place.
Now team and drivers are first in both the standings with only one event to go.
The No. 1 Belgian Audi Club Team WRT is out front at the 12 hour mark.
Both Continental GT3 cars suffer bad luck in the opening hours