Few vehicles can match the efficiency and power of a combination diesel-electric hybrid. Audi has proved as much with a multitude of wins at the always-epic 24 Hours of Le Mans. Now one of the chief executives wants to unite the Audi motorsports and passenger car efforts with a diesel-electric supercar based heavily on the Le Mans champion.
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I’ve grown accustomed corporate sponsorships masquerading as documentaries. It is easy enough for me to tune most of these glorified infomercials out, though an upcoming show on SPEEDTV may have to make me making an exception. “Toyota’s Road to Le Mans” focuses on the Japanese automaker’s return to 24 hour endurance racing with an all-new hybrid race car.