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    1. Video: Allan McNish Gives Tour of Silverstone at Wheel of R8 LMS



      Audi Sport Team Joest and two of the R8 TDI squads are headed to Silverstone this weekend following the traditional motorsport summer break. Of course, a British round of the race is well on the radar of both AutoSport Magazine and Scottish Audi Sport factory driver Allan McNish. That in mind, the two have paired to create a quick tour of the Silverstone circuit with Allan at the wheel of Audi UK's R8 LMS demonstrator. Watch ...
    2. Audi Announces Petit Le Mans Motorsport Experience Hospitality Details



      With the Audi R18 TDIs running solely in the International Le Mans Cup this year, this means just two races for Audi's Le Mans-winning prototypes in the USA. One race, Sebring, happened last Sprint leaving next month's Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta your last chance to catch them Stateside. Given this, and the fact that Audi's Motorsport Experience hospitality ...
    3. ILMC 2011: Imola Yellow for Audi R18 #2. First Photos from Imola Race Weekend



      We've just uploaded our first photos from this weekend's ILMC round at Imola. As expected, Audi R18 #1 now wears a silver/red livery just like the #2 race-winning R18 TDI. #2 switches to the yellow-accented setup of the Le Mans #3 and not much unlike Audi's Imola Yellow paint hue.

      Check out more shots after the jump.

      Photo Gallery ...
    4. Watch Imola Live online Via Audi AG Plus New Silver Livery for R18 #1



      The harder core of the motorsport fans on this site will recall with chagrin the distribution of the video feed from the 12 Hours of Sebring... or the lack thereof. Seems the folks at Audi are among that group because they've been quick to stream races ever since. Beginning with Le Mans and experienced just last week with the Nurburgring 24 Hours, those with a quick-enough connection have been able to watch the action via an Audi ...
    5. Oh Snap. Allan McNish Catches Peugeot Sport Videotaping Audi R18 Pit Stop Practice in Video Blog



      Audi Sport driver Allan McNish has continued his video blog effort this year and he's just filed his latest entry from this weekend's 1000KM of Spa. In the piece, Allan talks a bit about Spa, his spin on the first lap and... what's that?... he catches Peugeot in the act of videotaping Audi Sport practicing pit stops!

      Watch it below and also check out ...
    6. Via Fourtitude: SPEED Preview of Spa 1000KM by John Dagys



      This weekend Audi Sport's three R18 TDI squads head to Spa for the 1000KM ILMC / LMS round there. Not only will this be the first race running of the new R18 TDI, but with the Le Mans test now over this will also mark the last time Audi meets up with its chief rivals Peugeot and Aston Martin before the big race ...
    7. Allan McNish Blogs & Podcasts Ahead of Audi R18 Race Debut at Spa



      Allan McNish has made a post to his personal blog highlighting his anticipation for this weekend's race debut of the Audi R18 TDI in the 1,000km of Spa. Turns out Spa is one of his all-time favorite tracks and Allan highlights this in the post. Also, he pairs the piece with a quick podcast.

      Read and listen after the ...
    8. Video: Audi TV "Keeping Track of the Tracks"



      As we get closer to the R18 TDI's race debut this weekend at Spa, Tom Kristensen has helped drum up the interest by posting a new video by Audi TV to his Facebook fan page. The video, entitled 'Keeping Track with the Tracks' provides good background on courses such as Hockenheim, the Nurburgring, Mugello and... ...
    9. LMS / ILMC: Audi R18 Graces First Race Poster with 1000 KM of Spa-Francorchamps



      The Le Mans Series has released its promotional poster for the 1000 KM of Spa, a race that's both part of that European endurance series and also the Intercontinental Le Mans Cup (ILMC). The race, planned for May 7, will be the first outing for Audi's evil-looking new R18 racer.

      Still in its testing black with exposed carbon fiber (and also the preferred look by some on the Audi team), we've confirmed a livery for ...
    10. Did You Think Sebring TV & Radio Coverage Blew Like a Peugeot Engine at Le Mans? So Did DailySportscar.



      While on the ground at the 12 Hours of Sebring I managed to attend an autograph session at the Audi Turn 1 Club where Audi fans got a chance to meet all of the Audi drivers and get posters, model cars or extremities signed by Audi's six R15 pilots. The event ...
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