Audi Sport customer racing with Two Partner Teams in New WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup

source: Audi Sport

  • Six Audi RS 3 LMS cars on the grid
  • Comtoyou Racing and WRT as fielding teams
  • Three Audi Sport drivers and three privateer campaigners at the wheel for Audi

Neuburg a. d. Donau

Following its successful debut season, the Audi RS 3 LMS will compete at the highest international level this year. Audi Sport customer racing is supporting two partner teams in the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup. The series is exclusively reserved to TCR race cars and encompasses rounds in Africa, Asia, Europe and South America.

“We look forward to the strong competition in the new racing series which is an attractive stage for many manufacturers in touring car racing,” says Chris Reinke, Head of Audi Sport customer racing. “Our teams and drivers bring valuable experiences from touring car racing and other disciplines to the grid, so we intend to battle for the titles in the drivers’ and teams’ classifications.”

The provisional calendar encompasses nine events on four continents, each with three races per weekend.

Provisional calendar:
Apr 07–08 Marrakesh (MAR)
Apr 28–29 Hungaroring (H)
May 10–12 Nürburgring (D)
May 19–21 Zandvoort (NL)
Jun 23–24 Vila Real (P)
Aug 04–05 Río Hondo (RA)
Sep 29–30 Ningbo (CN)
Oct 27–28 Suzuka (J)
Nov 15–18 Macau (MAC)