Audi provides 2012 WEC World Champions
- Fässler/Lotterer/Tréluyer are the first WEC Driver World Champions
- Two podium places at WEC finale in China
- Successful debut season of the Audi R18 e-tron quattro
In the Manufacturers World Championship of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) Audi had been out of reach by its competitors since August. At the finale at Shanghai, the Audi factory drivers Marcel Fässler/André Lotterer/Benoît Tréluyer, who finished in third place, won the Drivers’ World Championship as well – subject to the official publication of the results by the FIA. The second title crowns a successful debut season of the first hybrid sports car from Audi.