Seventh victory for Audi R8 LMS GT4 in Canada, first podium in Germany

Seventh victory for Audi R8 LMS GT4 in Canada, first podium in Germany

13.08.2019: Seventh victory this season in Canada Parker Thompson scored his seventh victory in eight races this season at the pinnacle event of the Canadian Touring Car Championship season. In the Grand Prix de T

Seventh victory this season in Canada


Parker Thompson scored his seventh victory in eight races this season at the pinnacle event of the Canadian Touring Car Championship season. In the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières, the Canadian at the wheel of an Audi R8 LMS GT4 won the GT Sport class in the second race after a rival had hit his car in race one and he was forced to retire. After four events, Thompson is leading his class with a 460-point advantage.



First podium result for racing one: Team racing one achieved its first podium finish in the ADAC GT4 Germany at Zandvoort. In round three of the racing series that is held for the first time this year, Markus Lungstrass and Mike Beckhusen shone with a strong fightback in the second race.



From the 19th spot on the grid, they improved to third position in the one-hour race that includes a driver change. In addition, Lungstrass was the best Trophy driver in the field and, at the season’s midpoint, is now third in this classification while Beckhusen currently is sitting in third position of the Juniors’ classification.




Jean-François Hevey best Audi driver in Canada: At the fourth round of the Canadian Touring Car Championship, Jean-François Hevey was the best driver of an Audi RS 3 LMS in both races.



In race one of the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières, he clinched third place in the TCR category, in the second race, he won his class with a 1.4-second advantage. Travis Hill as runner-up with a one-point advantage over Hevey remains Audi’s best privateer driver in the standings.









Eva-Maria Becker - photo  Phillip Sutherland / CTCC Official Photographer

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