Friday, April 10, 2015

ADAC GT Masters: Audi teams performed well in the Oschersleben test days

By Tarek Ramchani

Motorsport Arena Oschersleben played host to to the official ADAC GT Masters test days. A selection of Audi Sport customer racing teams were on site preparing the 2015 season.

The Audi R8 LMS ultra cars performed very well in the two-day tests. Leading the Audi squad was team C.Abt Racing with all of their three cars within the Top 5 overall.

Reigning ADAC GT Masters Kelvin van der Linde joined by Stefan Wackerbauer were second fastest overall behind the wheel of the #1 Audi R8 LMS ultra with a best time of 1:27.096.

Their team-mates Nicki Thiim and Jordan Le Pepper were third fastest with the #2 Audi R8 LMS ultra. The C.Abt Racing drivers set a best time of 1:27.388.

Andreas Weishaupt and Christer Jöns were fifth fastest sharing the #3 Audi R8 LMS ultra with a best time of 1:27.535.

kfzteile24 MS RACING took part in the event with two Audis. New comer to the team Edward Sandström was able to set the sixth fastest time overall with a 1:27.535.

The 2015 ADAC GT Masters will kick off at Motorsport Arena Oschersleben, April 24th to 26th.

Photo credit: ADAC GT Masters