29 Nov '15, 10am

2016 @Audi_Sport R18 makes its debut; fundamental redesign of diesel hybrid racer with Li-ion battery storage https://t.co/jtkMs4Qo6K

2016 @Audi_Sport R18 makes its debut; fundamental redesign of diesel hybrid racer with Li-ion battery storage https://t.co/jtkMs4Qo6K

New Audi R18 makes its debut; fundamental redesign of diesel hybrid racer with Li-ion battery storage 29 November 2015 The new Audi R18 made its world premiere on the occasion of the Audi Sport Finale at the Audi Training Center Munich on Saturday. Audi Sport has fundamentally re-designed the Audi R18 for the 2016 season. The LMP1 race car that will compete in the Le Mans 24 Hours and in the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) in 2016 features innovative aerodynamics; represents the next stage in lightweight design; and has a modified hybrid system with lithium-ion batteries for energy storage, plus an efficiency-optimized TDI engine. The 2015 R18 e-tron quattro racer featured an encapsulated WHP flywheel energy storage system that sat in the cockpit alongside the driver. (Earlier post .) The 2016 R18 retains the 4.0L TDI engine. The 2016 R18 will race in the 6MJ class;...

Full article: http://www.greencarcongress.com/2015/11/20151129-r18.html

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