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07/07/02
Ingolstadt/Elkhart Lake
Sport

Audi wins US endurance classic

ALMS 2002
Tom Kristensen und Rinaldo Capello

With a triple victory in the 500-mile-race at Road America, Audi has added its name to a prestigious list of winners in another classic US endurance event following the Sebring 12 Hour race and the “Petit Le Mans”. While the competitors paid tribute to the enormous heat of up to 90 degrees Farenheit (34 degrees Celsius) in the shade on the fast and demanding track, the two Infineon Audi R8 sportscars ran without any problems over the 4:15-hour distance – despite the Audi drivers running an incredibly fast pace from the first to the last lap.

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