Audi win thrilling 6 Hours of Silverstone by seconds from Porsche

FIA World Endurance Championship 6 Hours of Silverstone
FIA World Endurance Championship 6 Hours of Silverstone

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Andre Lotterer was the hero for Audi Sport after a stunning drive in the 6 Hours of Silverstone handed the team victory in the opening race of the World Endurance Championship.

The German driver put in a superb triple stint when his average lap times never exceeded more than 1m43s to give the #7 R18 e-tron quattro a commanding lead before handing over to Marcel Fassler.