words: Bill Cho, photos: Jean Lain Vintage, video: NM2255 Car HD Videos (not of the car for sale)
This is no ordinary 2010 Audi R8…this is an R8 LMS ultra with a racing history and it’s for sale in France. Raced by Team SAINTéLOC, it campaigned at Spa Francorchamps, Nogaro, Monza, and Brands Hatch just to name a few.
Beyond that, there’s not that much information on this particular vehicle.
From the ad:
History and restoration
Vehicle used from 2011 in the Blancpain Endurance Series Championship and FFSA GT French Championship by Team SAINTéLOC. Important winners with many races like Nogaro (2010), SPA Francorchamps (2013), Monza (2013), Brands Hatch (2016). She drove with pilots known as D.Hallyday, S.Hayari, J.Ruffin, Ch.Bouchu.
Team SAINTéLOC victorious at the 24 hours of SPA in R8 LMS on July 30th, the biggest GT3 race in the world of the Blancpain GT Series season.
Vehicle revised and ready to roll, ideal for club outings or Racetrack Days.
FIA GT Series Technical Passport.
Engine: V10, 5204cm3
Listed by Jean Lain Vintage, it’s price tag is € 228,000.00 ($279,721.80 USD) and it’s ready to go. You just have to ship it from France for your next track day.
Read the rest of the ad here and enjoy the sounds of an R8 LMS ultra during official testing by Audi Sport at Monza.