Since 2006, Audi Sport and Phoenix Racing have been partners in the DTM. During this period of time, the squad headed by Team Director Ernst Moser has become a key player.
Twice the squad from the Eifel based in Meuspath at the Nürburgring won the DTM drivers’ title and four times it provided the best Audi driver in the overall classification. The team has been active in the DTM since the racing series’ comeback in 2000, which makes it one of the most experienced DTM outfits.
Following a difficult 2015 season, Audi Sport Team Phoenix is set on battling again for the championship title with its two Audi RS 5 DTM cars. In addition, Phoenix Racing is an important partner of Audi Sport customer racing in GT racing.
The team has won the 24-hour race at the Nürburgring with the Audi R8 LMS twice. In the 2016 season, Phoenix Racing is facing a truly mammoth program with the new version of the successful GT3 race car, with no no less than 36 GT races, including events in ADAC GT Masters, being planned.
In Asia, Phoenix Racing keeps extending its commitments as well – including the Audi R8 LMS Cup.
Major successes of Phoenix Racing
1st DTM drivers’ classification: 2011, 2013 (all Audi)
1st DTM teams’ classification: 2013 (Audi)
1st Nürburgring 24 Hours: 2000, 2003, 2012 (Audi), 2014 (Audi)
1st Spa 24 Hours: 2007, 2012 (Audi)
1st Bathurst 24 Hours: 2012 (Audi)
1st FIA European GT3 Championship: 2009 (Audi)
1st Belgium GT3 Championship: 2009 (Audi)
1st Touring Car GP Macau: 1999 (Audi)