Jan Magnussen with Audi WRT in the 1,000 km Paul Ricard


Mike Rockenfeller, Marcel Fässler and Antonio Garcia. Three pilots of great quality that are the live shows of the association which has led to drivers of Audi Sport and Corvette Racing to compete with the brand ‘contrary’ in career point during the last few months. In this line, and following the steps of the program of three quotes Antonio Garcia, Jan Magnussen will race with team Audi Team WRT in the Blancpain GT Series. Specifically, the pilot Danish contend for the 1,000 kilometres of the Paul Ricard, fifth round of the category and the third of the ‘Endurance Cup’ at the controls of an Audi R8 LMS.

Jan Magnussen will replace Sergio Jimenez in this test, every time that the brazilian will travel to his native country to compete in one of the tests of the Championship of Stock Car racing. In this way, Jan Magnussen will be uploaded to the Audi R8 LMS #3 in which they also compete with Filipe Albuquerque and Rodrigo Baptista, to play a test in which the specialists in resistance can make a huge difference. In fact, in the past 3 Hours of Monza already saw Antonio Garcia was doing a great stint competitive in the race, a great letter of presentation to the time of occupy the hollow of René Rast.

the Fruit of this collaboration, the head of the Audi team WRT has explained that already thought to have Antonio Garcia and Jan Magnussen in the case of to be necessary after the ‘transfer’ carried out by Audi of Mike Rockenfeller and Marcel Fässler to Corvette Racing during the 12 Hours of Sebring and the 24 Hours of Daytona. In addition, the responsible Team WRT has explained that the training has expected to ‘mix’ their lineup of pilots on the occasion of the 24 Hours of Spa, which takes place at the end of July, although it is not intended for Garcia and Magnussen to compete.