The nine-time Le Mans winner Tom Kristensen together with Stephan Winkelmann, Managing Director at Audi Sport, opened the world’s first Audi Sport Center in Abu Dhabi. Audi partner Ali and Sons exclusively presents Audi’s R and RS models there in an area of 1,122 square meters. Visitors of the Audi Sport Center also had the opportunity to marvel at vehicles from the motorsport world of the four rings at the event. Alongside the Audi R18 e-tron quattro that was victorious in 2014, the legendary Audi Sport quattro S1 that Audi caused a sensation with in the 1980s and the Audi R8 LMS were showcased. In addition, Kristensen did some hot laps in the GT3 sports car on the Dubai Autodrome. The opening of the first Audi Sport Center was celebrated as well by the world’s largest Audi R8 Owners Club whose members drove to the event in a vehicle convoy.
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).