Lowndes gears up to lead the way
CRAIG Lowndes tomorrow will take the awesome Audi R8 LMS model around Mount Panorama in the Armor All Bathurst 12-hour race. Lowndes will be piloting the Audi race experience Team Joest along with fel- low Australians Warren Luff and local GT3 Series R8 LMS driver, Mark Eddy. RARE sports cars spanning six decades are heading from Germany’s Porsche Museum to the 2011 Phillip Island Classic Festival of Motorsport from March 18-20 to celebrate Porsche’s 60th anniversary in Australia. The collection includes the 935/78 ‘‘Moby Dick’’ coupe that reached 366km/h at Le Mans in 1978.