By Tarek Ramchani
The Audi teams performed very well in the first of the two Australian GT Championship races today at Sydney Motorsport Park. Top 5 results overall and domination in GT Trophy class with a fine 1-2 victory.
The #6 Skwirk.com.au Audi R8 LMS shared by Rod Salmon and Nathan Antunes finished in a very solid fourth overall and took a great GT Trophy class win.
The #71 Audi R8 LMS from Equity-One Motorsport ended right behind in fifth place and second in GT Trophy class. The car was driven by Dean Koutsoumidis and James Winslow.
The #75 JAMEC PEM Audi R8 LMS ultra driven by Steve McLaughlan and Warren Luff finished the 1-hour race in eighth place overall.
Outright victory went to the #7 Aston Martin V12 Vantage from VIP Petfoods. The #1 McLaren MP4-12C from Darrell Lea was second. The #48 Lamborghini Gallardo FL2 GT3 from Interlloy was third.
Photo credit: Australian GT