Triumph for Tom Kristensen in the Race of Champions in Barbados: In the competition of the best motor racers from various disciplines, the Le Mans record winner, who is retiring from his career at the end of the season, together with Rallycross World Champion Petter Solberg won in the Nations Classification. In the finale, they prevailed against Susie Wolff and David Coulthard from Team Scotland. Kristensen – back then with Mattias Ekström in Team Scandinavia – had previously won the Nations Cup in the Race of Champions, in 2005. The Audi R8 LMS ultra that was one of the race cars in the field made a grand appearance in Barbados as well.
December 14, 2014