Thursday, March 5, 2015

TUSC: Two Audi R8 LMS cars for the 63rd 12 Hours of Sebring

By Tarek Ramchani

IMSA (International Motor Sports Association) has unveiled the entry list of the upcoming 12 Hours of Sebring. The Florida classic is the second round of both the TUDOR United SportScar Championship and the special North American Endurance Cup.

Audi Sport customer racing will be represented by two teams. Paul Miller Racing and Flying Lizard Motorsports are both fielding a single Audi R8 LMS each.

Paul Miller Racing, the only Audi team doing the full TUSC season this year will enter their #48 Audi R8 LMS. The car will be driven by Christopher Haase, Dion von Moltke and Bryce Miller.

Flying Lizard Motorsports will enter the Sebring enduro event with their #45 Audi R8 LMS. The Sonoma based team is yet to unveill its driver line-up.

The two Audi teams will compete in the GT Daytona (GTD) class. A total of 47 cars in all four classes, Prototype, Prototype Challenge, GT Le Mans and GT Daytona will enter the second round of the premier North American sportscar series.

63rd 12 Hours of Sebring entry list is here.

Photo credit: Flying Lizard Motorsports / Paul Miller Racing / Bob Chapman