Audi aims to become World Champion in Japan
- Four rings with 69-point advantage in Manufacturers’ Championship
- Japan strong growth market with enthusiastic fans
- Dr. Wolfgang Ullrich: “Title battle in decisive phase”
Audi is still undefeated in the 2013 sports car season. All five rounds of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) went to Audi Sport Team Joest. In addition, the Audi R18 e-tron quattro won the Sebring 12 Hours. Most recently, at Austin, Head of Audi Motorsport Dr. Wolfgang Ullrich’s squad celebrated the 100th overall victory of an LMP race car from Ingolstadt and Neckarsulm. Now the next sporting milestone is just around the corner. On the Fuji circuit in Japan, Audi may achieve the early defense of the World Champion’s title in the manufacturers’ classification on October 20.