Audi R18 e-tron quattro #9 (Audi Sport Team Joest), Filipe Albuquerque, Marco Bonanomi, René Rast
After three-quarters of the race distance, Audi held third, fourth and fifth places in the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Due to irregular hybrid power cut-outs, René Rast was unable to defend his second place following a safety car period. Audi R18 e-tron quattro #9 dropped down to third place and at 9 o’clock was one lap behind the leading Porsche #19.
The two other R18 prototyps ran without problems and maintained fourth and fifth after 18 hours.
Positions after 18 hours: 1 Porsche #19 2 Porsche #17 3 Audi #9 4 Audi #7 5 Audi #8 6 Porsche #18
Further information about the official fuel consumption figures and official, specific CO2 emissions of new passenger cars can be found in the “Guide to fuel consumption, CO2 emissions and electricity consumption of new cars,” which is available free of charge from all sales outlets and from DAT (Deutsche Automobil Treuhand GmbH), Hellmuth-Hirth-Strasse 1, 73760 Ostfildern-Scharnhausen, Germany (http://www.dat.de).