Toronto, 2 August, 2000
Audi´s hunt for the lead in the American Le Mans
Series (ALMS) continues: Following its victory at
Sears Point, California, the Team Audi Sport North
America prepares both open Audi R8 racing
sportscars for next weekend´s round at Mosport. At
the sixth ALMS race on 6 August, the only round to
be contested in Canada, the Audi works driver line-up
are determined to push ahead for the points lead.
Mosport Park extremely uneven
team and secure second place in the manufacturers´ championship behind BMW. With this result the
Audi R8 continues its run of successes: At all events where the new-generation prototype competed this
year, the Audi pilots finished on the podium. The season-opener in Sebring netted a double victory, with
Le Mans yielding places one, two and three for Audi.