Thursday, September 3, 2015

Bathurst 12 Hour: Five Audi R8 LMS cars on provisional entry list

By Tarek Ramchani

Bathurst 12 Hour organizers have published today the provisional entry list for the famous Mount Panorama enduracne event. The Audi Sport customer racing squad is represented by five cars.

For the 2016 race, five Audi R8 LMS and ultra cars will challenge for the ovrall victory entering the demanding Class A against strong rivals representing a great selection of brands. 

Three cars are coming  from local Australian teams, Melbourne Perfomance Centre, Hallmarc / Network and Wall RacingInternational Motorsport from New Zealand will enter one Audi R8 LMS ultra. Phoenix Racing will have a brand new Audi R8 LMS in the challenging Australian endurance event.

The Audi brand won Bathurst 12 hour twice, in 2011 with Audi race experience Team Joest and a year later with Phoenix Racing.

Bathurst 12 Hour 2016 provisional entry list can be seen here.

Photo credit: Phoenix Racing