[YesAuto Race] From September 29th to October 2nd, the sixth race of the Le Mans Intercontinental Cup came to the American Road Atlanta circuit. In the end, Peugeot’s No. 8 car finished 9 and a half hours, 394 laps, and 1,000 miles. Won the overall championship. The Le Mans Intercontinental Cup will come to China from November 12th to 13th, ushering in the final competition at the Zhuhai International Circuit.
In this US race, the biggest highlight was the competition between the No. 8 Peugeot 908 and the No. 1 Audi R18 in the LMP1 group. The No. 8 Peugeot co-driving by Franck Montagny, Stephane Sarrazin and Alexander Wurz In the race, the No. 1 Audi race car driven by Timo, Fassler and Dumas was caught up in the race. The No. 1 Audi race car, which was runner-up in the last stop, put a lot of pressure on the champion No. 7 Peugeot race car.
Dramatically, the fight between the No. 8 and No. 1 cars reached its peak when there were three hours left in the race. The two cars collided. As a result, the No. 1 Audi car was forced out of the corner and hit the retaining wall and gave up. Scramble. The Oreca team's 908 car finished second in the game, with drivers Nicolas Lapierre, Nicolas Minassian and Marc Gene.
In other categories, the No. 33 HPD ARX-01g car from the Level 5 team won the LMP2 championship; the champion of the LM GTE-Pro professional group was won by the No. 55 chariot of the AF team. Their car was BMW. M3 GT; in the GTE-AM amateur category, it was won by the Krohn Racing team's No. 57 Ferrari F430.
On November 12th, the Le Mans Intercontinental Cup will come to Zhuhai, China, to welcome the annual closing game. At that time, we will also bring you relevant game reports as soon as possible, so stay tuned.