Audi R8 LMS ultra #1 (Belgian Audi Club Team WRT), Robin Frijns/Laurens Vanthoor
The Audi customer teams achieved a one-two result at the fifth event of the Blancpain Sprint Series (BSS). In the main race at the Autódromo Internacional do Algarve near Portimão, Robin Frijns and Laurens Vanthoor in the Audi R8 LMS ultra of the Belgian Audi Club Team WRT had started from position two and within the one-hour event consistently went on to notch up their third victory of the season. In second place, Niki Mayr-Melnhof and Markus Winkelhock (Phoenix Racing) in another R8 LMS ultra crossed the finish line, earning the Austrian-German duo its first podium finish in this BSS season.
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