Front row of the grid for Audi and Lucas di Grassi in Brazil
- Strong debut by local hero Lucas di Grassi
- Audi R18 ultra ahead of of R18 e-tron quattro for the first time
- Good starting positions for both cars for fifth race of the season
Successful beginning: A day after Lucas di Grassi celebrated his debut with Audi Sport Team Joest, the Brazilian made a strong showing at his home round. In qualifying for the fifth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), he posted the fastest time by an Audi racer and will start from position two on the front row. His team-mate André Lotterer took third place.