Audi R18 (2016) #7 (Audi Sport Team Joest), Marcel Fässler, André Lotterer, Benoît Tréluyer
Audi R18 #8 is back on course. Marcel Fässler missed a braking point, couldn’t engage a gear and drove electrically. Only then he could engage gears regularly again. After the halfway mark, André Lotterer got into the car and started his stint with fast laps for another comeback drive. By 4 o’clock in the morning, the car was in sixth position with a twelve-lap deficit to the leader.
The sister car was driven during the thirteenth hour by Oliver Jarvis. Audi R18 #8 was running in position four, two laps behind.
Positions after 13 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).