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Re: Audi DTM V8's
On Tue, 19 Dec 1995, Randall Markarian wrote:
> When Audi raced in the DTM series in 1990 and 1991, with the V8,
i think someone already pointed out subtle differences between GTCC
and DTM. the v8 was raced in GTCC.
> Also of interest would be a history of those cars and why Audi chose
> to drop the DTM series.
audi wanted to use a flat plane crankshaft, one where two opposite
cylinders share an adjacent plane on the crank. this has power
implications but it was banned. i know very little else on
the details of the dispute. anybody care to fill in?
- Audi DTM V8's
- From: Randall Markarian <firstname.lastname@example.org>