May 30th, 2012
The howl from the Audi R8 Grand-Am will be heard at the Chevrolet Grand-Am Detroit 200
May 30, 2012 (Opelika, Ala.) – Standing out from the crowd of GT cars in the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series’ Chevrolet Grand-Am Detroit 200 will be the distinctive no. 51 APR Audi R8 Grand-Am. The eyes – and ears – won’t confuse the Audi, competing in its first season of Grand-Am competition with drivers Dion von Moltke and Dr. Jim Norman with anything else.
As the only team racing the Audi R8 in the entire …
May 17th, 2012
Juan Alvarez and Juan Pablo Sierra Record Career- Best result of Eleventh in Crash-Filled Race
May 12, 2012 (Millville, N.J.) – In a race that saw multiple crashes, penalties, and cars on fire, the no. 131 APR VW Jetta GLI of Juan Alvarez and Juan Pablo Sierra led the way for the team in Saturday’s B+ HEROES 200 presented by BCKSTGR , the fourth round of the 2012 Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge, as they took the checkered flag in eleventh place.
The day would begin with a narrow …
May 14th, 2012
No. 51 APR Audi R8 Grand-Am soldiers home in 14th after Multiple Incidents
May 14, 2012 (Opelika, Ala.) – Not having the race that they were looking for, Dr. Jim Norman and Dion von Moltke drove their no. 51 APR Audi R8 Grand-Am to a 14th place finish in Sunday’s Global Barter 250 Presented by Susan G. Komen For The Cure at the New Jersey Motorsports Park in Millville, N.J.
Norman started the race, running in 12th before being knocked off circuit by a Daytona Prototype. The incident caused him to …
May 13th, 2012
PR Newswire/Parathyroid.com/South African Airways supported no. 51 Audi R8 Grand-Am Lines up 13th for Sunday’s Global Barter 250
May 13, 2012 (Millville, N.J.) – In his first visit to the technical 2.2-mile, 14 turn New Jersey Motorsports Park Thunderbolt circuit, Dr. Jim Norman was tasked with qualifying the no. 51 APR Audi R8 Grand-Am for Sunday’s Global Barter 250 presented by the Susan G. Komen For The Cure. In Saturday’s 25-minute qualifying session for the GT cars of the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series, Norman drove the Audi to 13th …
May 9th, 2012
Team will also ‘Think Pink’ by taking part in Susan G. Komen Foundation Charity Auction
May 9, 2012 (Opelika, Ala.) – It’s an upbeat APR Motorsport team that is traveling to Millville, New Jersey and the New Jersey Motorsports Park for this weekend’s Global Barter 250 for the Rolex Series and B+ Heroes 200 for the Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge. For starters, the weather promises to be almost perfect, leaving the memories of a rainy weekend in Miami behind, and second, the team’s drivers are eager …
May 4th, 2012
Norman and von Moltke Encounter Teething Problems in Rain-Shortened Race
April 30, 2012 (Homestead, Fla.) – Despite the certainty of rain at the Grand Prix of Miami, the third round of the 2012 GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series, Dr. Jim Norman and Dion von Moltke, drivers of the no. 51 APR Audi R8 Grand-Am, were excited to race. While Audi’s Quattro system would have been immensely useful in the rainy conditions, von Moltke wheeled the two-wheel-drive R8 Grand-Am to the third quickest time in the final practice session, which …