Audi is looking to continue its dominance at the 24 Hours of Le Mans with an updated version of last year's race winner, the R18 TDI.
Dubbed the (take a deep breath) R18 e-tron quattro, the car has some new aero bits and a different livery, but what really changed is beneath the skin.
This car is the world's first all-wheel drive diesel hybrid prototype race car. Granted, that is a very specific category.
Approximately 200,000 spectators, in Ingolstadt, saw the Audi Sport Team Joest take first place at the 80th running of the Le Mans 24 Hours. Four Audi R18 models, including the R18 e-tron quattro, a diesel-hybrid car, finished first... Read Post
Posted on 06.24.2013 11:00 by Simona Last year, the Audi R18 e-tron quattro was the overall and LMP1 class winner at the Le Mans 24 Hours race. This year, history repeats itself, as the R18 e-tron was once again the winner at the fa... Read Post