Audi R18 ultra #3 despite spin while lapping still in position six
Positive interim result for Audi at half time at Le Mans. Followed by Audi R18 ultra #4 both Audi R18 e-tron quattro were leading the after twelve hours of racing.
The three prototypes comleted their laps without any problems. The leading Audi R18 e-tron quattro #1 had completed 188 laps at half time. Audi #2 had gap of less than one minute to its sister car, after a string of fast laps by Tom Kristensen.
Romain Dumas had an incident during the 13th hour: His Audi R18 ultra #3 touched a slower car while lapping and spun. At an unscheduled pit stop the rear bodywork had to be replaced. Despite this mishap the Frenchman was still in sixth position.