december 18, 2017 - Audi

Audi Sport customer racing confirms drivers for 2018

  • Driver lineup extended by two campaigners
  • Initial program contents for 2018 finalized
  • Surprises for Wolfgang Ullrich and Wolfgang Land

Audi Sport customer #racing has announced its driver lineup for the 2018 season and initial #racing objectives.

Audi Sport customer racing

Dries Vanthoor and #fredericvervisch join driver lineup: In terms of its driver squad, #audi Sport in 2018 will again rely on #RahelFrey (CH), #robinfrijns (NL), #christopherhaase (D), #pierrekaffer (D), #kelvinvanderlinde (ZA), #christophermies (D), #FrankStippler (D) and #MarkusWinkelhock (D). They will be joined by two new race drivers from Belgium. #driesvanthoor, who is only 19 years old, has been #racing for Belgian #audi Club Team WRT for two years and this season clinched GT race victories in Hungary, China, at the Nürburgring, in the Le Mans 24 Hours and at other events. His 31-year-old Belgian compatriot #fredericvervisch gathered several years of experience in single-seaters, was 2007 runner-up in the ATS Formula 3 Cup and since 2015 has been active in the #audi R8 LMS in various GT series. Additionally, in the season that just ended, he contested the TCR International Series in the #audi RS 3 LMS. All campaigners are going to compete in various programs worldwide for the brand’s customers. 

More information on the press release