Lap Record on the Nordschleife: Audi RS 3 Fastest in the Compact Class

source: Audi AG

  • 7:40.748 minutes: a new top speed in the compact segment
  • Ideal setup: torque splitter, semi-slicks, and RS sport suspension plus
  • At the wheel: Frank Stippler, Audi Sport racing and development driver

With a time of 7:40.748 minutes, the new Audi RS 3 Seda1 is the fastest compact model on the Nürburgring Nordschleife. In June, Audi Sport racing and development driver Frank Stippler beat the previous lap record in that class by 4.64 seconds. Above all, the torque splitter, with its fully variable torque distribution on the rear axle, contributed to the record time – Vorsprung durch Technik.