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    1. Audi Executives Past and Present Named to Motor Trend's Annual Power List



      Motor Trend Magazine has published their February 2012 issue that contains their annual Power List, 50 of the most powerful movers and shakers in the auto industry. Each year we highlight those who have had some guiding effect on Audi either currently or over the brand's history. Here's the 2012 rundown listed in reverse order as in the article. ...
    2. Video: Motor Trend Ultimate Drag Race Pits Audi R8 GT Against Nearly Every Current Exotic



      So if had an R8 GT and an airport booked, what would you do? Well, if you're the guys at Motor Trend you'd first give it to editor Mike Febbo to log an in-depth analysis of the car . Then, schedules permitting, you might pit it against ten other cars you might have around the office... like maybe a BMW 1M, Ford Mustang Boss 302 Laguna Seca, Porsche 911 GT3 RS, Chevrolet Corvette ...
    3. R8 GT Week plus: Motor Trend Review of the R8 GT Including Video



      As announced late last week, this week is R8 GT content week according to Audi of America. Given this, we've decided to play along and throw even more R8 GT content at our readers. Throughout the week, expect more including new photo sets, video, our own review of the R8 GT and more. For now, we couldn't think of a better place to start the R8 GT Week plus push than this review from ...
    4. Motor Trend Compares Audi A7 to Jaguar XJ and Mercedes-Benz CLS550



      As an automotive enthusiast, you can't deny the attraction of a good old fashioned comparison test. Throw a few competitors together in a mix and the differences really stand out. The results are usually interesting and always debated, so we were curious to read the latest comparo from Motor Trend. In the piece, MT writer Jonny Lieberman pits the Audi A7 ...
    5. Motor Trend Samples Supercharged STaSIS Audi R8 5.2 Challenge Extreme Edition



      MotorTrend.com has filed a driving report on STaSIS' most radical supercharger setup for the Audi R8 V10. Dubbed 'Challenge Extreme' Edition, this matte grey coupe was well loved the staffer who wrote the piece. Here's a sample.

      One more question came to mind as I rolled up the nearly pitch-black windows of the Challenge Extreme
      ...
    6. Audi's Usual Suspects Dominate Motor Trend's 2011 Power List



      It's that time of year again and Motor Trend Magazine has published their annual Power List of industry personalities who have more than their fair share of influence in the auto industry. As a testament to the Audi brand's own prominence in the industry, executives who manage Audi either directly or indirectly via the Volkswagen ...