Published on August 15th, 2016 | by Subhash Nair0
Audi R8 LMS Cup Raps up at Sepang
Audi driver Edoardo Mortara proves his abilities in GT3 sports car: in the Audi R8 LMS Cup in Malaysia he won the second race, the first race was won by Alex Yoong. Phil Hanson and Nigel Moore triumphed once again in the Dunlop Endurance Championship at Silverstone.
The race victories in Sepang (Malaysia) during the third Audi R8 LMS Cup race weekend went to defending Champion Alex Yoong and guest starter Edoardo Mortara. In the first race at his home event, Yoong beat Mortara and Swiss lady Rahel Frey.
At the start of the weekend’s hotly contested second race, Mortara held a lights to flag lead to cross the finish line ahead of Alessio Picariello and Frey in second and third places respectively.
Yoong retained the championship lead in the Audi one-make cup thanks to his second victory of the season. The next two races are held in South Korea on September 24-25.