Audi R18 (2016) #8 (Audi Sport Team Joest), Lucas di Grassi, Loïc Duval, Oliver Jarvis
For the first time since the middle of the second hour of the race, both Audi R18 cars are again running within the top 5. André Lotterer improved by one position and handed the car over to Benoît Tréluyer on the 211th lap. Except for one small slip on the from straight, the Frenchman enjoyed a problem free stint and was at times the fastest driver on the circuit.
Lucas di Grassi relieved his teammate Oliver Jarvis of duty in Audi R18 #8. The Brazilian also set fast laps and maintained fourth place, remaining within striking distance of the podium.
Positions after 14 hours: 1 Toyota #6 2 Toyota #5 3 Porsche #2 4 Audi #8 5 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 (http://www.dat.de).