Audi R8R group LMP (1999)

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Chassis numbers


8 units built
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3600 cc V8, turbo-charged, 90 degree cylinder angle, 4 valves per cylinder, 2 x Garrett turbochargers with 2 x 32.4 mm inlet restrictors, and boost pressure restriction to 1.67 bars (absolute)
610 hp @ 6300 rpm
516 lb-ft. @ 5750 rpm

Ricardo, sequential 6 speed gearbox
Multiple-disc limited slip rear differential
Carbon fiber and aluminum honeycomb monocoque chassis
Suspension: f/r Double-wishbone suspension. Pushrod system with horizontal spring/damper unit, adjustable gas-filled shock absorbers
Braking system: Hydraulic dual-circuit brake system, monobloc light-alloy brake calipers, ventilated carbon fiber brake discs at front and rear, brake force distribution, driver adjustable
power assisted rack and pinion steering
Front wheels, 13.5 x 18 inches
Rear wheels, 14.5 x 18 inches
Tires, Michelin Radial, Front: 33/65-18", Rear: 36/71-18"
920 kg
fuel tank, 90 lt

Results in FIA Sports Cars Championship

Not participated

Results in Endurance races

Team entry, chassis number Car number, result
Daytona Sebring Le Mans Petit Le Mans Fuji
Date 31/1 20/3 13/6 18/9 7/11
Duration 24h 12h 24h 1600km 1000km
Championship US RR ALMS ALMS
Audi Sport Team Joest, WAUZZZ8RZAA100205 #77, 3rd
Audi Sport Team Joest, WAUZZZ8RZAA100204 #78, 5th
Audi Sport Team Joest, WAUZZZ8RZAA100307 #7, 4th
Audi Sport Team Joest, WAUZZZ8RZAA100308 #8, 3rd
Total points
14 15
Works Starts/finishes 4/4 2/2 2/2

Teams and drivers entries

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