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Audi is happy with the performance of its electrified R18 e-tron quattro race car, having just completed the only testing opportunity in preparation of the Le Mans 24 Hours at the La Sarthe race track. The three R18 e-tron quattro cars ran a total of 284 laps, which represents a tad over 3,870 kilometers (2,405 […]

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Imagine having a diesel-hybrid racecar drive by your side while commuting. That is what happened to drivers around France’s town of Le Castellet. Audi’s Audi R18 e-tron quattro began the 2014 WEC season not on the legendary race track in Western France but in public traffic. Audi said factory driver Tom Kristensen, with nine victories […]

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Motorsport is changing and racing drivers, just like everyday daily drivers, will now need to pay more attention to the amount of fuel and energy they are using. When the new Audi R18 e-tron quattro hybrid-diesel race car will be pitted against its competitors in the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), the Audi factory drivers […]

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Five World Champions and Le Mans winners plus a former Formula One driver will be at the wheel of Audi’s diesel-hybrid R18 e-tron quattro race cars. As announced by Audi, this driver line-up will be competing in the 2014 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) and at Le Mans at the wheel of the German manufacturer’s […]

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Audi revealed a few more technical details about its 2014 Audi R18 e-tron quattro hybrid racecar. Announced earlier this week, the 2014-generation Audi R18 e-tron quattro is described by Audi as the most complex race car ever built by the company; at first glance, the new hybrid sports car appears like a continuous further development […]

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Audi is already at work testing next year’s LMP1 hybrid Audi R18 e-tron quattro race car a week after the World Championship winning Audi R18 e-tron quattro racecar’s ran its last race. Tests of the new LMP1 sports car, which has been kept under wraps up to now, start today on the U.S. Sebring race […]

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Less fuel consumption combined with higher speed – that’s how Audi won las weekend the 2013 Le Mans 24 Hours with its diesel-hybrid R18 e-tron quattro and its drivers Loïc Duval (F), Tom Kristensen (DK) and Allan McNish (GB). Following during the 81st running of the race, Audi published the following key facts: Faster and […]

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After the first day of practice, all three Audi R18 e-tron quattro cars are at the front of the field. Frenchman Loïc Duval managed to beat the best time from last year by almost 1.5 seconds. The diesel-hybrid race cars with the four rings, which have been undefeated in the current season so far, dominated […]

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Four Audi R18 e-tron quattro hybrid race cars will hit the track on the test day for the Le Mans 24 Hours, June 9, 2013. In addition to the cars number 1, 2 and 3 running for the race, a fourth hybrid sports car designated as car number 4 will be testing for eight hours […]

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