Aditya Patel aces pre-season test for Audi R8 LMS Cup 2015
The pre-season test marked Aditya’s debut at Zhuhai racetrack. An impressive performance through both days warranted pole position, having raced ahead of seasoned racers such as Rahel Frey, Marchee Lee and Frankie Cong fu Chen. Aditya clocked a lap time of 1.34.985. Rahel Frey clocked in at 1.35.056, and Marchee Lee at 1.35.095. Audi R8 LMS Cup 2015 in its fourth season gets underway at Zhuhai, South China on March 21, 2015.
Aditya is pretty happy with the way the test went, having come here on the back foot since he’s one of few drivers this season to have not raced on this race track before. He looks forward to the race weekend. Audi R8 LMS Cup 2015 is a great series and he looks forward to some great races this year.
Alex Yoong, currently a driver in the Audi R8 LMS Cup with Audi TEDA will be back on the grid next weekend. Audi R8 LMS Cup 2015 is part of Audi Sport customer racing Asia program operated by Audi China. Audi R8 LMS Cup car (GT3 race car) is built to purpose and shares about 50 percent of its tech base with the road version, Audi R8. Audi R8 LMS Cup travels to Korea, Japan, Malaysia and Taiwan from China as a support race to GT Asia and World Endurance Championship.