Thursday, June 28, 2012

Video: 2012 Nürburgring 24 Hours - Audi R8 LMS ultra victory

By Johan Laubscher

The 2012 Nürburgring 24 Hours was a masterpiece for Audi Sport. It was an emotional rollercoaster of a race for everyone involved. In the end two Audis came home to finish 1-2 for the four rings. Audi Sport Team Phoenix and Mamerow Racing fielded the top two cars respectively. This was the Audi R8 LMS R16’s fourth attempt at the Green Hell endurance classic and it was finally a victorious one.

Here is the first official Audi highlights video from the event. Both English and German versions of the video are included below. The short video encompasses the race very well from the Audi perspective, showing the gruelling battle towards victory, enjoy:

24 hours at the Nürburgring – 24 hours of tension at the Nürburgring

24 Stunden am Nürburgring – 24 Stunden Hochspannung am Nürburgring