Audi Press Release
- René Rast/Kelvin van der Linde are the new Champions
- Prosperia C. Abt Racing defends title in the team classification
- Audi R8 LMS ultra wins second championship title in 2014 season
“I’m proud of my drivers and the team,” said a delighted Christian Abt, Team Boss of Prosperia C. Abt Racing. “Our drivers were consistent and always at the front, scored points in every race and worked step by step for the title. And they delivered the lion’s share of the points so that we could also defend the team title.” Christian Abt won the ADAC GT Masters in 2009 as driver with the Audi R8 LMS, in 2010 Team Abt Sportsline won the team classifications. Last year, Christian Abt was successful in the team classification as Team Boss of the newly formed Prosperia C. Abt Racing squad, now both titles went to the Frankfurt based team.
The Audi R8 LMS ultra is developed, built, sold and supported by the quattro GmbH. More than 50 per cent of the race car is based on the production line R8 model. In the meantime, 120 examples of the GT3 racecar were delivered worldwide to customers.