BMW AG (Xetra: BMW), a Germany-based automaker, has launched a concept motorcycle that was designed in-house and named the 'Concept R18
J ON A CHARGE The hybrid Audi R18
e-tron raced by McNish, inset, in his 2013 WEC winning season
New MoGraph features in R18
include the Voronoi Fracture object for procedural object fracturing and the ReEffector that works like a layer system for Effector setups.
looks and feels like a solid piece of machinery.
Stephen Patterson, director of communications at NE1 Ltd, said: "The Audi R18
e-tron is an absolute show stopper and is bound to attract the crowds and be one of the main attractions of the weekend.
There are some elements r12, r14, r18
, r20, r21, r22 which affect more than one general factor r1, r2, r3, so their development will cause additional improvement in the overall factors as well.
The trio of Marcel Fassler, Andre Lotterer and Benoit Treluyer stormed to overall victory in an Audi R18
e-tron quattro, while the tandem of Allan McNish and Tom Kristensen steered their Audi R18
ultra to third.
Ultra of Marci Bonanomi, Oliver Jarvis and Mike Rockenfeller finished on the final step of the podium while the second R18
Ultra was fifth, behind the number 12 Lola-Toyota.
The 42-year-old was driving Audi's hybrid R18
e-tron Quattro car and it was the sister car, driven by Marcel Fassler, Andre Lotterer and Benoit Treluyer, that went on to claim the German manufacturer's 11th victory at the iconic circuit.
Audi's other entry, the R18
Ultra, performed well but was also prone to accidents.
German automaker Audi will premiere the new Audi Q3 as well as the legendary Le Mans race car - the Audi R18
TDI at next week's Qatar Motor Show.
After the R18
TDIs of Allan McNish and Mike Rockenfeller were involved in two massive shunts in the opening eight hours of the race on Saturday, the sister car of Andre Lotterer, Marcel Fassler and Benoit Treluyer fended off Peugeot's stern challenge to secure the team's 10th win at this event in the past 12 years.