(VIDEO) Feedback on Sebring’s tests for the Audi R18 e-tron Quattro

24/03/2012
Following the release of March 1st announcing 4 Audi cars (equipped with V6Diesel) and including two hybrids for the 2012 edition of Le Mans, engineers and pilots are returning to the first official race track tests of the hybrid LMP1.

Official driver Allan McNish shares his impressions on the car whose technology allows a different strategy, he brakes more to maximize energy regeneration and re-accelerate harder out of corners (instead of trying to brake as little as possible ...)

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As pilots learn to optimize the car's capabilities lap times are progressing very fast from 1:48 to 1: 44.8 in a few laps -not far from the best time for LMP1s...

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