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    Formula E in New York: Audi driver di Grassi makes up ground Jul 17, 2017

    Audi driver Lucas di Grassi scored 22 points in both races during the Formula E premiere in New York. After two difficult qualifying sessions, the Brazilian fought back to take fourth and fifth place with some spectacular overtaking manoeuvres. Team mate Daniel Abt was slowed by technical defects.

    ABT eagerly awaits Formula E’s premiere in New York Jul 10, 2017

    It is one of the highlights in the Formula E calendar: this weekend (15/16 July), the electro racing series will take place in New York for the first time and will hold two races in front of the Manhattan skyline. Lucas di Grassi and the ABT Schaeffler Audi Sport team come to the USA as hot pursuers.

    Audi to be first German manufacturer in Formula E Jul 7, 2017

    Audi will be the first German automobile manufacturer to race in Formula E. The brand with the four rings is taking over ABT Sportsline’s place on the grid. The Allgäu-based team has been successfully present in Formula E since the electric racing series’ inception and in the future will be taking care of the Audi race cars as the fielding team. Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler will start to the fourth Formula E season in Hong Kong at the beginning of December.

    Audi driver René Rast clinches DTM lead Jun 18, 2017

    Audi driver René Rast is the man of the hour in the DTM. The newcomer celebrated his first DTM victory at the Hungaroring and on pulling off a mega weekend even snatched the lead of the drivers’ standings. In the manufacturers’ and teams’ classifications, Audi is in front as well before its home round at the Norisring on July 1/2.

    Audi Sport Nürburgring-winners go again at Spa Jun 14, 2017

    The Audi Sport customer racing driver line-up for Spa has been confirmed: twelve international drivers compete with four factory-supported Audi R8 LMS cars at the next great endurance classic in the international GT calendar. In addition, six other privately entered Audi R8 LMS cars will race. The aim: to take the fourth victory after 2011, 2012 and 2014. The race takes place on July 29 and 30 on the Spa-Francorchamps circuit in the Belgian-German border region.

    Audi and EKS: points instead of podium Jun 11, 2017

    Mattias Ekström took fourth place at the sixth round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship 2017 in Hell. In his tenth World Championship finale in a row, the defending rallycross World Champion missed yet another podium finish by 0.4 seconds. In the overall standings, the Swede still holds second behind compatriot Johan Kristoffersson. In the teams’ classification EKS is third at the half-way stage of the season.