Audi R18 (2016) #7 (Audi Sport Team Joest), Marcel Fässler, André Lotterer, Benoît Tréluyer
Another setback for Audi R18 #7 during the Le Mans 24 Hours: Marcel Fässler successfully advanced to fifth position, but shortly thereafter he encountered a drivetrain problem and had to complete a very slow lap, losing about eleven minutes and dropped back to sixth position.
By halftime, Audi R18 #8 continued to circulate in fourth, with a two-lap deficit to the race leader. Oliver Jarvis took the car over from Loïc Duval on lap 172.
Positions after 12 hours: 1 Toyota #6 2 Porsche #2 3 Toyota #5 4 Audi #8 5 Rebellion #13 6 Audi #7
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 (www.dat.de).