Audi R8 LMS Cup season starts in Shanghai: on the debut of the new Audi R8 LMS in the popular one-make cup in Asia, the fans witnessed a victory in the first race for junior Martin Rump ahead of veterans Marchy Lee, Rahel Frey and defending Champion Alex Yoong. In the second race, the 50th Audi R8 LMS Cup race, the Swiss lady Rahel Frey celebrated a convincing start-finish victory from pole position. Second place went to Alessio Picariello ahead of Alex Yoong. After the first of six race weekends in the championship, Rahel Frey sits atop the standings by four points from Martin Rump.
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).