World Champions Audi unfortunate in WEC season opener after strong performance
- Accidents end the race of both Audi R18 e-tron quattro cars
- Fastest lap time in qualifying and the race for Audi
- Intensive work phase before the second WEC round in two weeks
For Audi, the season opener of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) at Silverstone began with good performances, but the race ended in disappointment. Both Audi R18 e-tron quattro cars retired due to accidents in which the drivers sustained no injuries.