Audi make 1st driver signing ahead of F1 2026 entry 

It marks the first driver signing made by the German marque, which has already struck an agreement to make Sauber their works team from the 2026 F1 season. Audi have moved to sign the experienced Jani, who is a Le Mans 24 Hours and FIA World Endurance Championship title winner. Jani will support the development of the Audi power unit for their entry, with a prototype run on a test bench already planned before the end of this year. The 39-year-old left Porsche at the end of 2022 following 10 seasons with the manufacturer. Jani did the Le Mans/WEC title double with Porsche…

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