Friday, August 22, 2014

Sepang 12 Hours: Seven Audi R8 LMS and ultra cars will enter Sepang 12 Hours

By Tarek Ramchani

One week to go for the traditional Malaysia Merdeka Endurance at Sepang International Circuit. The Audi brand will be represented by a total of seven Audi R8 LMS and ultra cars.

The Audi entries are from three different teams and will target both overall victory and  GTC class win.s The Sepang 12 Hours will feature eleven GT3 cars. The Audi teams and drivers will be challenged by strong rivals from Ferrari, Aston Martin and Mercedes-Benz teams.

Absolute Racing will have a very busy race with no less than five cars. Two Audi R8 LMS ultra and three Audi R8 LMS Cup cars.

MPC from Australia will field a single car, their Audi R8 LMS ultra will feature Audi works driver Christopher Mies.

B-Quick Racing from Thailand will field an Audi R8 LMS Cup and will compete in GTC class.

Sepang 12 Hours entry list can be seen here.

Photo credit: Absolute Racing