A Historical Celebration of Road Sports Cars That Took To The Tracks...

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GT Racecar A to Z -  

Audi

 

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Audi R8

 AUDI 90 QUATTRO

 ( Raced in IMSA GT 1989 )

 Engine : 4 CYLINDERS 2100 cc Turbo

 

 The Audi factory enjoyed a succesful two

 season assault in North America in the late

 80s. Racing the 200 Quattro saloon in Trans

 Am in 1988 they moved into IMSA GT`s for

 2009. Lead driver Hans Stuck , whose father

 raced Auto Union Grand Prix cars in the 30s ,

 won 6 rounds. Hurley Haywood backed him up

 well with 5 runner-up places.

90 QUATTRO ( IMSA GTO )

AudiIMSA

 AUDI TT

 ( Raced in Belcar 1999 - 05

 Spanish + Brazilian GT 2004 )

 Engine : V8 4200 cc

 Best known as Audis model in the high-tech

 DTM series for German Touring Cars. The

 TT being raced in 2000 to 2003 , latterly

 with a stretched-chassis. Laurent Aiello won

 the 2002 DTM Title.

 However in GT form the TT was unsuccesful.

 Privateers such as Chris Mattheus raced in

 Belcag GT 1999-2005 but couldnt break

 into the top 10.bAngel Banus ran one in the

 2004 Spanish GT but an ex-DTM car had a

 bit of success in Brazilain GT racing.

TT

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