Nurburgring 24 Hours Race 2015 Results
Audi wins the Nurburgring 24 Hours race for the third time in the race’s history. After 156 laps at the combination of GP circuit and Nordschleife Christopher Mies, Edward Sandstrom, Nico Muller and Laurens Vanthoor took the chequered flag with the #28 Audi R8 LMS entered by the Audi Sport Team WRT.
Christopher Mies won the Nurburgring 24 Hours race by 40.729 seconds.
This was the closest finish in the history of the Nurburgring 24 Hours race.
BMW finished the 43rd Nurburgring 24 Hours race second with the #23 BMW Z4 GT3 of the BMW Sports Trophy Team Marc VDS that was raced by the line-up Maxime Martin, Lucas Luhr, Markus Palttala and Richard Westbrook.
Porsche took Third place by Peter Dumbreck, Wolf Henzler, Martin Ragginger and Alexandre Imperatori in the #44 Porsche 911 GT3 R entered by Falken Motorsports.
#26 BMW Z4 GT3 secured Fourth place in the Nurburgring 24 Hours race in the hands of Augusto Farfus, Jorg Muller, Nicky Catsburg and Dirk Adorf, followed by Fifth place finisher the #5 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3 piloted by Abdulaziz Al Faisal, Hubert Haupt, Yelmer Buurman and Jaap van Lagen.
Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz and Porsche secured the top five spots of the 2015 Nurburgring 24 Hours race
Top 10 2015 Nurburgring 24 Hours race results - 156 laps: Pos Drivers Team/Car Time/Gap 1. Mies/Sandstrom/Muller/Vanthoor WRT Audi 24h00m00.000s 2. Martin/Luhr/Palttala/Westbrook Marc VDS BMW +40.729s 3. Dumbreck/Henzler/Ragginger/Imperatori Falken Porsche -1 lap 4. Farfus/Muller/Catsburg/Adorf Marc VDS BMW -1 lap 5. Al Faisal/Haupt/Buurman/van Lagen Black Falcon Mercedes -1 lap 6. Laser/Cerruti/Edwards/Keilwitz Walkenhorst BMW -3 laps 7. Thiim/Jons/Kaffer/Vanthoor WRT Audi -3 laps 8. Primat/Bruck/Schmid/Seefried HTP Bentley -5 laps 9. Buncombe/Hoshino/Krumm/Ordonez RJN Nissan -5 laps 10. Huff/Heyer/Frommenwiler/Krognes Premio Mercedes -5 laps
Full 2015 Nurburgring 24 Hours Race Results can be viewed here: Nurburgring 24 Hours Race 2015 Results
Interestingly enough #9 SCG 003c of Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus finished 35th and #185 Mercedes-Benz C230 of Team AutoArenA Motorsport finished 45th and won the V4 class. Incredibly the #114 Subaru WRX STI of Subaru Tecnica International finished the 2015 Nurburgring 24 Hours Race in 18th beating a fleet of Porsche GT3s.