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WEC - Audi Wraps Up 2012 24 Hour In Style


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Le Mans, Jun 17, 2012: Andre Lotterer delivered home the #1 Audi R18 e-tron hybrid to a historic victory at the 2012 Le Mans 24 Hours when the German manufacturer became the first manufacturer in history to win the 24 Hour using four-wheel drive and alternative energy generation.

Lotterer, Benoit Treluyer and Marcel Fassler, cruised for the last hour after fighting hard with Toyota's own alternative-energy car, and managed to lead the Audi for a time until Allan McNish had a shunt at the Porsche Curves.

The final result means that Audi, Lotterer, Treluyer and Fassler have now won back-to-back events along with today's P1,P2,P3,P4 grand slam.