New Audi R8 LMS to debut this week

The all-new Audi R8 LMS will make its public debut this Saturday at the Nurburgring during the "Test-und Einstellfahrten" for the VLN Endurance Championship.

Frank Stippler and Markus Winkelhock will be on hand to test the car in Germany before the car will continue a concentrated test and development phase by Audi Sport customer racing.

The mid-engined GT3 car is likely to appear and compete in the Nurburgring 24 Hours and the 24 Hours of Spa later this year.

Audi Sport customer racing start to take orders in the second half of 2015, with delivery of the first cars to customers expected to be at the end of 2015 in readiness for the 2016 season.

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Series GT
Drivers Markus Winkelhock , Frank Stippler
Article type Breaking news
Tags audi r8