Thursday, April 15, 2010
Peugeot 908 and Audi R10
Last year Audi has dominated in North America in the American Le Mans Series in particular in the P1 class. The team could do with a race car with a diesel engine. The team was so dominant that he won all the races in their class last season. Apart from the fact that the Audi R10 diesel race car that dominated the ALMS, also won the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
if I myself prefer a peugeot 908, how about you?
The dominance of the Audi on the track is about to be challenged by Peugeot. The latter, there was a diesel Peugeot 908 HDI to test in Sebring. These tests will give fans a look at what Peugeot Audi has in store for next season.
Last year, when tested for the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Peugeot diesel car was faster than the Audi R10. But during the grueling endurance race, Audi has proved to be the best. It also came to the composers are undoubted pace in the American Le Mans Series.
Paddock Talk Zach Wenzel said that Audi used its dominant position in the last years 24 Hours of Le Mans as a standard for this year’s campaign. During the race, although the Peugeot has to be faster in the examination of the Audi R10 diesel cars beat the other ten rounds. This humiliating defeat could a fire under the French team have motor claims.
Wenzel said that the development of the 908 and its test is carried out in Sebring, to see how the R10 compared. “Even if Peugeot are not competing with Audi at Sebring, the main objective of the team 908 by Serge Saulnier’s done, a reference point on the pace of the R10 for the coming season, so winning that they can play a major battle to Wolfgang Ullrich and Audi in North America, “said Wenzel.
Both vehicles are operated with diesel fuel much in the promotion of diesel engines. In the U.S., where diesel engines could have been avoided, as Audi dominated in the American Le Mans Series with a diesel car equipped Anthony Fontanelle is a 35-year-old car buff, that’s up in the Windy City has grown. It is the independence for a car magazine when he is not busy customizing cars in his workshop.