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Audi R8 LMS ultra

last weekVehicles / Cars : TopSpeed

The competitiveness of the Audi R8 LMS ultra in GT world championships lends itself to the widely known belief that the car is as good a racer you can get. That competitiveness is expected to continue in the 2014 season, specifically at the Nurburgring 24 Hours where as many as eight R8 LMS ultra cars are tipped to compete. Show More Summary

Five Teams To Field Audi R8 LMS ultras In 2014 Nürburgring 24 Hours

Five teams will contest this year’s Nürburgring 24 Hours using the R8 LMS ultra race car, including the factory-backed teams Phoenix Racing and Audi Race Experience. The latter allows virtually anyone to buy a seat on the team, and this year Austrian Daredevil Felix Baumgartner will be among its lineup of drivers. Other teams using the...

Space Jumper Felix Baumgartner To Race Audi R8 LMS At Nürburgring 24

last monthVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

While he won't go faster than the speed of sound this time, Felix Baumgartner is about to get a racing license and participate in the Nürburgring 24 Hours next month with an Audi R8 LMS Ultra. We love this guy. Read more...

Watch An Audi R8 V10 As It's Built From The Ground Up

3 months agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

It all starts with three metallic, space-frame modules — a skeletal structure of aluminum extrusions, largely — and ends with either a roadgoing R8 or the R8 LMS racecar. In between is where all the the assembly-nerd magic happens. Read more...

Video: Chris Harris Reviews the R8 LMS Ultra GT3

3 months agoVehicles / Cars : TopSpeed

--> Now this is the the type of video we expect to see from Chris Harris, as he went to the Nurburgring Grand Prix Circuit where he put the Audi R8 LMS Ultra GT3 race car and its road-going brother, the R8 V10 head to head. When compared...Show More Summary

Chris Harris compares Audi R8 V10 & R8 LMS Ultra GT 3

3 months agoVehicles / Cars : Car Blog

Can you imagine having the opportunity to drive two, different Audi R8?s? A dream probably. Then add on to that the fact that you can take them both for a spin around the German Grand Prix Circuit, Nurburgring. Well, that’s exactly what Chris Harris did. The man that probably has one of the most thrilling […]

Flying Lizard Motorsports Picks R8 LMS Over 911 For United SportsCar

5 months agoVehicles / Cars : Motor Authority

Longtime Porsche client Flying Lizard Motorsports has had a change of allegiance. Flying Lizard will ditch its traditional 911s for a pair Audi R8 LMS racers for the upcoming United SportsCar Championship. The R8 LMS has already had some success in sports car racing, including a win at the 2013 24 Hours of Daytona. The LMS reportedly shares 50...

Seven Audi R8 LMS ultra Race Cars To Tackle 2013 Spa 24 Hours

9 months agoVehicles / Cars : Motor Authority

A total of seven Audi R8 LMS ultra race cars will be competing in the 2013 Spa 24 Hours endurance race at the legendary Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium next week. Drivers racing 2012-spec R8 LMS ultras managed a one-two finish in the previous year’s race, and this year they’ll be using improved 2013-spec cars. The new cars are similar to...

Eight Audi R8 LMS ultras To Tackle 2013 Nürburgring 24 Hours

11 months agoVehicles / Cars : Motor Authority

Audi is gearing up to defend its overall victory at last year’s Nürburgring 24 Hours race, announcing today that it will have eight of its 2013-spec R8 LMS ultra race cars competing this year. Most of the cars will be fielded by private teams, though two of the cars, #14 and #15, will be fielded as part of the automaker’s...

Motorsports: Audi R8 LMS claims first victory in SCCA World Challenge series

After starting on the pole but falling behind mid-race, James Sofronas earned back the lead position to take victory at the Pirelli World Challenge event held at the Long Beach Grand Prix this past weekend. Driving the No. 14 GMG/Mobil 1 Audi R8 LMS, Sofronas was near the front of the pack when the No. Show More Summary

Fong completes Status GP line-up for 2013

Adderly Fong will contest the upcoming GP3 Series campaign for Status Grand Prix, the team confirmed on Saturday. The Canadian-born Chinese driver, who last year contested the Asia-based Audi R8 LMS Cup and a part-season in the British Formula 3 National Class, joins Jimmy Eriksson and Josh Webster at the outfit.

Audi R8 LMS Ultra

last yearVehicles / Cars : TopSpeed

Posted on 03.12.2013 19:00 by Simona Announced back in 2011, the R8 LMS Ultra is preparing for the 2013 racing season with a series of upgrades that make it even more aerodynamic. The new R8 LMS Ultra made its debut at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show and can now be ordered at a price of €339,000 (about $440,000 at the current exchange rates). Show More Summary

The Rolex 24 Hours Of Daytona: Audi Über Gallery

last yearVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Audi made a spectacular entrance into the 2013 American road racing season by taking the win at the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona. Not only did they finish at the top of the podium with the Alex Job Racing team, but the R8 LMS driven by the works drivers took the second spot after twenty four hours of hard racing. Show More Summary

Motorsports: Race Recap: 2013 Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12-Hour race a feast of water, wrecks and yellow flags

For the last two years, Audi has won what's called "The ultimate Aussie endurance race," the Bathurst 12-Hour event at Mt. Panorama, reverentially known as "The Mountain." It did so with factory-backed versions of the R8 LMS Ultra and...Show More Summary

The Cars Of The Race Of Championship

last yearVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Now that you know everything there is to know about this weekend's Race of Champions, let's take a look at the cars the world's best drivers will be using to face off with one another. There's a NASCAR-like coupe, an Audi R8 LMS, a Lamborghini, and other unique cars. More »

Golden Beast: Audi R8 China Edition

It’s been a whirlwind of activity at Audi these couple of months – at least in this part of the world. Following on the heels of the Audi R8 LMS Cup, the German car manufacturer has unveiled the Audi R8 China Edition Read the rest of the story at: Golden Beast: Audi R8 China Edition

Audi R8 LMS Ultra Real Madrid edition revealed

Audi has been involved with the Real Madrid for a long time and to honor this relationship has announced a special version of its R8 LMS Ultra racer, dubbed Real....

Audi R8 LMS Ultra Real Madrid Edition - Audi revealed over the weekend the R8 LMS Ultra Real Madrid Edition to honor the... [...]

Audi R8 LMS Real Madrid Edition

last yearVehicles / Cars : TopSpeed

Posted on 11.14.2012 02:00 by Kirby Garlitos Filed under: Audi | coupe | race cars | Supercars / Exotic cars | Audi R8 | special editions | Cars | Car Reviews | Audi It’s no secret that German automaker Audi has had a longstanding relationship with soccer giants Real Madrid. Show More Summary

Simraceway, GMG Racing, Audi R8 LMS and the Sonoma Raceway circuit

ONEIGHTURBO Video after the jump Mobil 1 The Grid met the designers to see the mapping of GMG Racing’s Audi R8 LMS and Sonoma Raceway circuit. Simraceway is an online racing game that allows avid race fans the opportunity to compete against fellow racers in the latest cars on incredibly realistic race tracks. The virtual racing [...]Show More Summary

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