2016 Audi R8 LMS Cup: Aditya Patel stands ninth overall after Round 3

Aditya Patel had a difficult weekend at Sepang, Malaysia in Round 3 of the 2016 Audi R8 LMS Cup, finishing seventh and twelfth in Race 1 and 2. During practice, Patel had managed to stand at 6th ahead of Marchy Lee and championship contender Martin Rump. However, despite making it into superpole for qualifying, a minor mistake saw Patel start eighth from the grid.

In Race 1, Patel had a good start and managed to pass Rump for seventh place. However, Patel couldn’t climb up any further and finished seventh behind Lee. Race two on the...