Season finale at Baku was not kind to Markus Winkelhock and Enzo Ide
The magic of motor sport and of races in city streets all helped to rack up the tension to fever pitch!
Despite adversity and a unique city circuit, the Alsacian team showed once again its tenacity.
Laurens Vanthoor and his team mate Stéphane Ortelli have become FIA GT Series Champions in Baku.
Ortelli and Vanthoor’s title followed the Belgian Audi Club Team WRT’s clinching of the team crown in the qualifying race earlier today at the Baku World Challenge.
The Team WRT Audi R8 LMS ultra headed the fellow Audi R8 LMS ultra of Stephane Ortelli (MCO) to take the chequered flag by 1.226 seconds after an eventful race around the streets of the Azerbaijani capital.
28 spectacular FIA GT Series cars are now ready to do battle in the first Baku World Challenge.
Audi readies for Baku World Challenge Finale
The new and exhilarating street circuit in Baku, close to the Caspian Sea, will host a gripping finale to the season.
Entry details for Baku World Challenge reveals 30 cars
Filipe Albuquerque and Grégoire Demoustier will drive fourth Audi R8 LMS at final FIA GT round at Baku, Azerbaijan.