Audi has started its campaign in the inaugural World Endurance Championship by taking the first two positions in the 12 hour race at Sebring in Florida, USA.  Tom Kristensen, Dino Capello and Alan McNish drove the Audi R18 TDI bearing the number two to victory while Loic Duval, Timo Bernhard and Romain Dumas drove the Audi R18 TDI bearing number three to second place.

In the same race, Karun Chandok of India driving the HPD ARX-03a for Team JRM finished the race in 17th position.  Team JRM like Karun Chandok is participating in the World Endurance Championship for the first time this season.

Audi R18 TDI