Sixth podium place in succession for Fässler/Lotterer/Tréluyer
- Marcel Fässler/André Lotterer/Benoît Tréluyer continue string of podiums
- Audi drivers have only a one-point deficit in the standings
- Lucas di Grassi/Loïc Duval/Oliver Jarvis in fourth place
Audi made a step forwards in terms of vehicle performance in the sixth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) at Fuji. But by achieving positions three and four, the race results did not fully reflect the true progress made. In changeable weather conditions, the Audi squad was unfortunate several times in terms of tire choices and caution periods.