Audi R8 LMS Cup
01/19/2017 at 05:10. Facebook
#newsroom We are excited to announce Italian tyre giant, Pirelli, as our new official tyre partner for the Audi R8 LMS Cup! A first successful outing for the partnership took place earlier this week at our pre-season testing for privateers at the Sepang Circuit. Cup drivers will now also get to compete for a new honour on race days: the Pirelli Best Lap trophy will be awarded for the quickest...
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Audi R8 LMS Cup
01/18/2017 at 14:45. Facebook
New year, more racing! We just finished our two day testing event for privateers at the Sepang Circuit, Malaysia. Instructed by Cup champions Alex Yoong F1 and Marchy Lee 李英健, over two dozen motorsport enthusiasts took the opportunity to get behind the wheel of the Audi R8 LMS GT3 car. As you can imagine, there were many happy faces! Thanks to our service partners Phoenix Racing Asia, Absolute...
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#behindthescenes A hardworking and dedicated group of people work behind the scenes, from engineers and mechanics to the photographers and TV team! Here's a photo gallery to place the spotlight on them for a change:
#behindtheCup Let's kick off the new year on the right note! Check out the hilarity that goes on behind the scenes at the Cup:
All season long, the Audi R8 LMS Cup grid girls added even more sparkle to tracks all over the region. Check them out!
This season, a number of drivers, both professional and amateur, joined us for one-off races. Many among these were Cup debutantes, racing with the Cup for the first time. Malaysian Akash Neil Nandy and British driver Dan Wells both drove with KC Motorgroup Ltd (KCMG), with Akash impressing on his hometurf in Sepang, Malaysia, and Dan in Korea. 16-year old Jasper Thong from Hong Kong became...
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#BehindtheCup As we say goodbye to another fantastic year of racing, here are a few things we bet you didn't know about the 2016 Audi R8 LMS Cup season!
Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from Audi Sport customer racing Asia!
Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from Audi Sport customer racing Asia!
Who do these helmets belong to? Tell us in the comments!
#CupAnnouncement We are very excited to announce the 2017 Audi R8 LMS Cup calendar! In its sixth season, our 10-race, five-stop, pan-Asian calendar for 2017 will include Cup debuts at two circuits. One of those is a highly anticipated first visit to the famed Suzuka Circuit - English in Japan, one of the most demanding tracks in the world, with the final two races of the season taking place at...
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Audi R8 LMS Cup announces 2017 calendar

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Deliveries of the Audi RS 3 LMS have officially begun! The first two of the new TCR touring cars were handed over to Cadspeed-Racing and Speed Factory Racing Team in Neuburg, Germany on Thursday by Audi Sport GmbH. We’ll get to see the cars in action very soon when they race from Jan 12-14 in 2017 at the 24-hour race in Dubai. Welcome to the family!
Last month in China, we decided to bring fans closer to the Cup than ever before - directly inside our cars! We got three influential celebrities to perform tasks inside an Audi R8 LMS to show just how tough an environment it is to work ... and live broadcasted the whole thing on social media. Ever thought racing is 'just driving'? Check this out and think again! #AudiR8LMSCupChallenge
#newsroom Laurens Vanthoor, Christopher Haase and Robin Frijns have won the Sepang 12Hours for Audi Sport Team Phoenix (Phoenix Racing GmbH), with teammates Pierre Kaffer, René Rast and Markus Winkelhock - official Facebooksite finishing third. The double podium for Audi capped off a memorable day in Malaysia, with the win also securing the Intercontinental GT Challenge titles for Vanthoor and...
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#11HourReport Robin Frijns is one of the three drivers of the number 15 Audi Sport Team Phoenix (Phoenix Racing GmbH) car that has blown its way from the very back to the very front of the field here in Sepang, Malaysia. With just one hour to go, victory is within reach, but Robin is far from celebrating just yet: “We’ve really managed to pull ahead of the field since the rain started. But...
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#9HourReport Daniel Bilski: “The car has been great. Peter Kox - Kox Racing is back in the car now and he’s putting in some amazing lap times. We are P1 in class, but we can never take anything for granted in this race.” The BQRacing car is leading the GTC class with both Audi Sport Team Phoenix (Phoenix Racing GmbH) entries at the top of the pack in first and second. 3 hours to go – it’s...
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#7HourReport The Audi Sport Team Phoenix (Phoenix Racing GmbH) cars are now in first and second, with Laurens Vanthoor and Pierre Kaffer behind the wheels of the number 15 and 16 respectively. BQRacing remain second in class. To stay fully up to date, check out the live time sheets here: [ Tsl-timing.com Link ] #Sepang12Hours
#5HourReport And just like that, Audi is in first place! A big blast of rain has thrown a curve ball into this race, with the Audi Sport Team Phoenix (Phoenix Racing GmbH) number 15 emerging from the cloud of water in the lead with Robin Frijns at the wheel! René Rast is piloting the number 16 in third. BQRacing’s Cup car is now 2nd in class. There is a long way to go here, but what an intense...
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#2HourReport The Audi Sport Team Phoenix (Phoenix Racing GmbH) cars are locked into a nice rhythm now and are putting in some seriously quick lap times. A safety car on lap 35 bunched the field together, with cars number 16 and 15 pushing on brilliantly after the green flag. René Rast behind the wheel of #16 sits in 3rd, with Robin Frijns of #15 in 5th. In the GTC class, BQRacing are up to...
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