HistoryThe car was built in 1996 for the ADAC SuperTourenwagen Cup, used by Emanuele Pirro to win the championship. Frank Biela used the car to win a total victory of two spectacular races in the International Touringcar Race in China this year, the Guia Race of Macau.
Bought by Kristoffersson Motorsport (KMS) and used by Tommy Kristoffersson in the 1998 Swedish Touring Car Championship.
In 1999 the car was updated with the latest spec engine, larger brakes and different suspension, and continued to be used to win the Swedish Touring Car Championship, this time in the hands of Mattias Ekström.
The car was then purchased by Magnus Krokström and used in the 2000 and 2001 Swedish Touring Car Championship.
The current owners Trond Gulbrandsen and Sven Runar Nilsen bought the car in 2003.
Audi Sport race history
10/04/1996 : Test - Nürburgring
11/04/1996 : Test - Zolder
16/04/1996 : Test - Assen
05/05/1996 : Race - Zolder (2x wins)
15/05/1996 : Test - Hockenheim
19/05/1996 : Race - Assen
02/06/1996 : Race - Hockenheim (2x wins)
30/06/1996 : Race - Sachsenring (1x win)
03/07/1996 : Test - Salzburgring
14/07/1996 : Race - Wunstorf (1x win)
17/07/1996 : Test - Zweibrücken
11/08/1996 : Race - Zweibrücken
25/08/1996 : Race - Salzburgring
08/09/1996 : Race - Avus (1x win)
22/09/1996 : Race - Nürburgring (2x wins)
09/10/1996 : Test - Ehra
27/10/1996 : Race - Jerez
17/11/1996 : Race - Macau