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Abu Dhabi/Neuburg a. d. Donau

Emotional first victory in the desert:
Audi RS Q e-tron wins in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge 2022
Audi RS Q e-tron #208 (Team Audi Sport), Stéphane Peterhansel/Edouard Boulanger
  • Historic first success of an electrified drive in the desert
  • Stéphane Peterhansel celebrates eighth personal victory at Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge
  • Julius Seebach: “Breakthrough for our innovation”

Audi has once again made history in motorsport with technical innovation: Following its debut with four stage victories at the Dakar Rally in January, the Audi RS Q e-tron now clinched its first overall victory – in just its second outing. Stéphane Peterhansel and Edouard Boulanger have decided the second round of the FIA World Rally-Raid Championship in their favor. The Frenchmen won in Abu Dhabi with an advantage of 29.49 minutes.

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