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“A World Championship such as the WEC is not a great sporting and technological but has to be prepared with high in terms of logistics as well,” Head of Audi Motorsport Dr. Ullrich. “In Audi Sport Joest we’re relying on a that has been at home on the race tracks for decades and knows what counts – respect to major tasks as as details.”

While the team has testing since January, the racing season, in terms of starts with the easier After the season opener at in the UK on April 20, the Spa 6 Hours in Belgium follow two weeks later. weeks after Spa, on the weekend in June, the team require the material on the test day at Le where the 24-hour race be held 14 days later.

Within Europe, the entire as well as the race cars of Sport and Audi Sport Joest will be transported by

Audi is preparing three sports cars for the races at Spa and Le The squad will be contesting the WEC rounds with two R18 e-tron cars. 14 weeks after Le the first of five overseas follows at Austin in the USA. The FIA Endurance Championship has set up a logistical for all teams and will be moving 200 tons of components to the events by aircraft.

In addition, some material, permitting, will be transported to races by sea freight. Starting in a distance of about 49,000 will be covered to travel to the at Austin/USA (Sep 20), (Oct 12), Shanghai/China 02), Bahrain (Nov São Paulo/Brazil (Nov 30) and back to “The material doesn’t to Germany between these says Chris Reinke, of LMP at Audi Sport. “This we’ve got to consider the mileage of the individual components plus accident damage in our planning. are some particularly stressed which are subject to defined cycles, as well as single that are

used several times.”

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In addition to the race cars and the parts for the vehicles, tools – wrenches through to lifting and other garage infrastructure – by air. The team members around 36 tons of materials in 176 cases – these are rugged that are typically equipped casters. This means together with the race about 38 tons of equipment are on 19 aircraft pallets.

In addition to the transportation of the material, the plans the deployment of its logistics with pinpoint precision. A and dismantling team travels to the races a day earlier to receive the and to set up the garage, and stays a day longer to the equipment after the race. an event may last between ten or days for some team depending on the location. And for the logisticians, a new always begins in December.

following their return the last round of the 2013 in Bahrain, they started to for the new season.

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