Joys and sorrows for MONTAPLAST by Land-Motorsport: In the fight for victory in one of North America’s most prestigious endurance races, tyre damage repeatedly threw the team back. However, despite all setbacks, the drivers delivered an impressive chase and finally secured sixth place in the GTD class.
The MONTAPLAST by Land-Motorsport team will once again be tackling the unique challenges of the Motul Petit Le Mans from 11 to 13 October. At Road Atlanta, Christopher Mies, Sheldon van der Linde and Daniel Morad will be looking to repeat the win the team celebrated here in 2017.
The eighth round of the VLN endurance series at the Nürburgring Nordschleife didn’t go entirely to plan for the MONTAPLAST by Land-Motorsport team. After suffering tyre damage on lap one, Christopher Mies and Sheldon van der Linde fought their way back through the field, but another tyre issue forced the Audi team into early retirement.
After MONTAPLAST by Land-Motorsport missed the victory at the last VLN race due to bad luck, the team return to the Nürburgring for the penultimate race of the season. This weekend Sheldon van der Linde will be partnered by Christopher Mies.
This was a super exciting ADAC GT Masters final weekend at the Hockenheimring. The highlights here in the video.
Winners in the finale, but in the end Sheldon and Kelvin van der Linde lacked one single point to win the ADAC GT Masters 2018 title. The siblings’ third place on Saturday and victory on Sunday provided sheer excitement up until the very last second at the Hockenheimring showdown.
The Hockenheimring is set to play host to the final race weekend of the 2018 ADAC GT Masters season. Four different teams with four different cars have a realistic chance at title glory. One of those is the MONTAPLAST by Land-Motorsport crew of Sheldon and Kelvin van der Linde.
From 26 to 28 October the Audi Sport Team Land will compete in the final of the Intercontinental GT Challenge. The Audi R8 LMS GT3 will be shared by the German Audi Sport pilots Christopher Mies and Christopher Haase. Kelvin van der Linde will complete the lineup.
The summary of our sixth season weekend at the ADAC GT Masters 2018 at the Sachsenring.
The MONTAPLAST by Land-Motorsport team secured a double points finish at the penultimate round of the ADAC GT Masters at the Sachsenring. Sheldon and Kelvin van der Linde finished second in both races of the weekend, in front of an impressive crowd of over 20,000.