- Recognition for teams from around the world in Neckarsulm
- Audi advertising with racing visual receives award
- Popular Audi factory drivers make various appearances
At a grand season finale, Audi honored the brand’s most successful racers and teams of the 2011 season at the Audi Forum Neckarsulm on Friday.
Audi Sport finale in Neckarsulm: The Members of Audi’s Board of Management Michael Dick (Technical Development) and Peter Schwarzenbauer (Marketing and Sales) together with Head of Audi Motorsport Dr. Wolfgang Ullrich honored the best Audi drivers of the 2011 season. Alongside the Le Mans winners, Marcel Fässler/André Lotterer/Benoît Tréluyer, and Audi Sport Team Joest Team Director Ralf Jüttner, Martin Tomczyk, the 2011 DTM Champion 2011, with Audi Sport Team Phoenix’s Team Director Ernst Moser appeared on stage. The best drivers and team directors from the Audi Sport customer racing programs received recognition as well. The individuals honored in this group were Greg Franchi, the winner of the Spa 24 Hours with Mattias Ekström and Timo Scheider and winner of the Blancpain Endurance Series, their WRT Team Director Vincent Vosse, Audi factory driver Marco Bonanomi, the Italian GT Champion, with Audi Sport Italia Team Director Emilio Radaelli, Shinya Inose from Nova Engineering, the Super Taikyu Series winning team in Japan and the Portuguese drivers César Campaniço/João Figueiredo, who won the Taça Cup in Portugal and the Spanish GTS Championship.