Audi R18 Race Car on Public Streets Is a Fantasy Come True [video]

If there’s two things we can say about the Audi R18 Le Mans racer is that it's pretty, and it's powerful. A lethal combination, if you ask us. But there is one thing we’d love to see more than the Audi R18 e-tron Quattro on the track, and that's the hybrid race car on public roads. In order to promote the R18’s new livery for 2014, Audi made our dreams into reality. With driver Tom Kristensen behind the wheel, the stunning racer takes to the center of a European town, on public roads, before making its way to the track. PHOTOS: See More of the 2011 Audi R18 Of course, 24 Hours of Le Mans won’t take place until later this June, but for now, you can enjoy the rarity of a Le Mans car out in the middle of town:
PHOTOS: See More of the 2012 Audi R18 e-tron Quattro