Sunday, August 9, 2015

TUSC: Fast but unlucky Paul Miller Racing Audi at Road America

By Tarek Ramchani

Paul Miller Racing was fast but unlucky in the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship race at Road America. The Noth American Audi Sport customer racing team started the 2h45 event from position four on the grid.

The #48 Audi R8 LMS was shared by Dion von Moltke and Christopher Haase finished the event in sixth place in GT Daytona class. The two drivers had a solid race and performed very well with their Audi against strong rivals for GTD top spots. The car was running in second place in class but unfortunately lost some positions in the closing stages of the race.

Compass360 Racing peformed well in their second race with the Audi GT racer. The #76 Audi R8 LMS driven by Ray Mason and Pierre Kleinubing ended the Elkhart Lake race in ninth place in class.

GT Daytona victory went to the #33 Dodge Viper GT3-R ahead of the  #007 Aston Martin Vantage GT3 in second place and the #73 Porsche 911 GT America in third.

Photo credit: Paul Miller Racing / Bob Chapman