With a one-two-three podium lockout in Wuhan, China, Audi Sport customer racing enjoyed its best race weekend so far in the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup.
The first of the three race went according to place for Audi: Jean-Karl Vernay claimed pole position with the Audi Sport Leopard Lukoil Team. From the start to the finish, nobody came close to the Frenchman who celebrated his third victory of the season in the Audi RS 3 LMS.
The privateer Audi drivers also produced strong drives. The Frenchman Nathanaël Berthon fought from fifth in the second race with Comtoyou Racing to take third place. As a result, five of the six Audi drivers in the FIA WTCR have now won trophies. Denis Dupont from Audi Sport Team Comtoyou completed the first ever one-two-three result for the brand in this race series.