Audi R8 LMS #5 (Phoenix Racing Asia), Marchy Lee/Shaun Thong
Phoenix Racing Asia made an impressive debut in the 2016 season. This year, Ernst Moser’s outfit contested the GT Asia Series, the most important Asian sports car championship, for the first time. In the finale at Shanghai, Alex Yoong and his teammate Alex Au in their Audi R8 LMS clinched a win from pole position in the first heat of the finale. In the second and last round, their teammates Marchy Lee and Shaun Thong finished runners-up. With that result Lee and Thong, the two drivers from Hong Kong, became the new vice-champions in the drivers’ classification. Overall victory went to Edoardo Liberati and Andrea Amici. In addition, Audi driver Shaun Thong clinched the Pro Am Cup win.
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).