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Ingolstadt/Le Mans
Audi R10 TDI cars provisionally on second row

Le Mans 2006
Audi R10 TDI #7 (Audi Sport Team Joest), Allan McNish
  • First qualifying at Le Mans held in heavy rain
  • Track conditions extremely treacherous
  • Final grid positions likely to be set on Thursday night

The two Audi R10 TDI sportscars of Audi Sport Team Joest hold third and fourth positions respectively after the first qualifying session for the Le Mans 24 Hour race (France). With the session being held in extremely difficult weather conditions on Wednesday evening, the Audi drivers concentrated fully on completing the required number of laps enforced by the regulations so as to fulfil the terms for qualifying for the race. This includes a minimum of three laps per driver at night.

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