Herbert to race at Spa with an Audi
|Thursday, March 24th 2011, 14:31 GMT|
Former Le Mans 24 Hours winner Johnny Herbert has confirmed that he will race in the Spa 24 Hours later this year for Audi.
This week's AUTOSPORT magazine reveals that the three times grand prix winner will drive an Audi R8 LMS for the United Autosport team.
The Britain tested the GT3 car at Snetterton last week and will join a three car line-up that will also feature Mark Blundell, Eddie Cheever and Stefan Johansson.
"I've never competed in the Spa 24 Hours," said the Briton. "So I am really looking forward to that aspect, as well as reacquainting myself with Audi."
Herbert raced LMP1 Audi R8's between 2001 and 2004.
For more, read this week's AUTOSPORT, also available in digital format here.