2018
15.02

NEWS

> WRT to enter the new WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup with two Audi RS3 LMS!

 

Following a successful debut season, WRT and the Audi RS 3 LMS will compete at the highest international level this year.

 

Team WRT from Baudour, Belgium – one of the most successful Audi Sport customer teams in GT3 racing since 2010 – will prepare two Audi RS 3 LMS cars for Gordon Shedden and Jean-Karl Vernay.

 

38-year-old Scotsman Gordon Shedden has won the British Touring Car Chamionship (BTCC) three times, most recently in the 2016 season. 30-year-old Frenchman Jean-Karl Vernay was 2010 Indy Lights Champion in the United States, won the 2012 Porsche Carrera Cup France and the 2017 TCR International Series yet with WRT. Both drivers are awarded Audi Sport driver status.

 

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 Nurburgring (D)
May 19–21 Zandvoort (NL)
Jun 23–24 Vila Real (P)
Aug 04–05 Termas de Rio hondo (RA)
Sep 29–30 Ningbo (CN)
Oct 27–28 Suzuka (J)
Nov 15–18 Macau (MAC)

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