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    1. Audi R18 ultra Completes Monza Test + Photos & Video



      Audi Sport just finished a test at Monza and we're finding photos and video popping up online depicting the event. First up (as seen above) are photos from the Balang Project blog.

      The blog has a whole collection of shots in addition to the one above and in them you can clearly see some changes in the car's design. First and foremost is the side window design and maybe even driver position ...
    2. Video + More Photos: Coverage of the Audi R18 e-tron quattro Launch in Munich



      In case you haven't satiated your hunger for more information about the R18 e-tron quattro, we've just uploaded a few more assets including more photos from the live event and two videos provided by Audi on our YouTube channel Fourtitube. The videos share similar content, with the first an edited and narrated shorter version. The ...
    3. #4FACT - Titanium Exhaust Manufacturer @MyAkrapovic Has Made Exhausts for Audi Le Mans Racers Since 2009!



      #4FACT
      Titanium Exhaust Manufacturer Akrapovic Has Made Exhausts for Audi Le Mans Racers Since 2009.

      Context
      When Audi pulled the covers off of its new R18 e-tron quattro Le Mans racecar last night, we noticed a new sponsorship decal on the car... that of Akrapovic, the manufacturer of lightweight titanium exhausts for exotics, motorcycles, ...
    4. Video: Watch and Listen to the New Audi R18 e-tron quattro on Track



      As part of today's launch materials, Audi has released this footage of the R18 e-tron quattro in test car black carbon livery rounding the track. If you want a better feel for the car including the look and sound of the thing, watch below.

      Also check out the press release and photos via these links.

      ...
    5. Red Sonja Audi R18 TDI and S1 Group B Rally Car Now Available in Forza 4 as of Today



      Though news of this broke last week, we wanted to pass our readers a reminder that the February Download Pack for Forza Motorsport 4 is available as of today. This is great news for Audi motorsport enthusiasts since the pack includes the #2 "Red Sonja" Audi R18 TDI that won the 2011 24 Hours of Le Mans as well as an Audi S1 Group B rally car.

      If you wondered why there were few updates this morning ...
    6. Two Audi R18 TDIs star in Award-Winning Photo from Motorsport.com's Eric Gilbert



      Congratulations are in order for our friend Eric Gilbert from Motorsport.com who's won the The Sarthe Endurance Photo competition with this beautiful shot of two Audi R18s slicing through the quiet French countryside during pre-race practice last June. Eric headed out to a spot between Mulsanne and Indianapolis in the early morning of race day to nab the shot, one that took first ...
    7. New Year's Fourcast: Driven Snow in Ingolstadt, Reign in Le Mans.



      Here's to an enjoyable and successful new year to all of our readers and also to the executives and workers at Audi as well as the team at Audi Sport.

      Here at Fourtitude, we've got big plans for 2012, including a full site redesign with plenty of new resources and functionality. We've been holed up through the holiday break feverishly working on the accomplishment of that goal and hope to share it with you very ...
    8. Virtual Holiday Mantel: Have an ultra Cool Yule from Your Friends at Fourtitude



      Little known fact: Christmas trees are a German tradition and the first documented example in the USA was just down the road from Fourtitude's Pennsylvania offices thanks to a large local German population. Every June there's also a large German population in Le Mans as well, and they've got their own winning tradition. Whatever your nationality and whatever your tradition, those of us here at Fourtitude ...
    9. More Updates, Rumors and Pics Stemming from LMP1 Test at Sebring



      We've got a few more nuggets for those following closely the Audi Sport test in Sebring this week. First, we're hearing a rumor from an often reliable source outside of Audi that there may be four R18s on the grid at Le Mans. This would include two R18 TDIs and two R18 hybrids (presumably hybrid TDIs).

      Another rumor from the same source is that 2010 Oreca Peugeot driver Loic Duval ...
    10. More Information on 2012 Audi LMP1 Including Hybrid Intel and Possible "R18H" Name



      Earlier today Fourtitude published PR photos and a press release issued by Audi Sport about a test this week in Sebring of Audi's 2012 LMP1 conspicuously not referred to as "R18" . Since that time, many websites have begun analysis and/or speculation. Here's a quick summary, including some of our own intel on this subject summarized ...
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