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    Choice Gear

    Cool gear and goods for Audi owners.

    1. Choice Gear: Audi & Auto Union Choices for Your Garmin Nuvi



      Open source software platforms always fascinate us. From the earliest days of user made car patches on the Need for Speed platform to more modern game and software packages, we've always dug users personalizing software... especially for Audi enthusiasts. Case in point is the navigation software for the Garmin Nuvi platform. Garmin has already offered many options for users to swap out their boring old navigation arrow for ...
    2. ChoiceGear: New 1:43 Scale Racecar Models in Audi Collection Shop at Geneva Motor Show



      One of our favorite elements of a European industry motor show is the on-stand boutique. Europeans must love their branded swag because most car companies including Audi plan on a shop full of goods as part of their auto show stand. At every show we usually take a close look at the shop to see what new items we think might grab the attention of an Audi enthusiast. ...
    3. Just in Time for iPad 4G, Audi Shows off New iPad-Based Entertainment System for A6 and A7 at Geneva Motor Show



      There was so much new on the Audi stand this week at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show in Switzerland that we almost forgot about this particular piece of news. Then we got back from dinner (Geneva Mean Time) and saw news from the States about the iPad 4G announcement and this bumped up to our top story.

      This new system was fitted to the new Audi A6 allroad, ...
    4. 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 ...
    5. Forza 4 Adds Audi R18 TDI and S1 Group B Rally Car with February Download Pack



      Fire up the Xbox. If you're anything like us you've been saving up your Forza 4 gaming credits for this day. Details for the February Download Pack have just been posted by Forza on Facebook. Here's the Rundown.

      Available for purchase on Tuesday, February 6 via Xbox LIVE, the February American Le Mans Series Pack is a racers dream, featuring some of the hottest cars Forza 4 has ever featured in a DLC pack.
      ...
    6. Audi RS 5 Joins the Forza 4 Lineup in Latest January Download Pack Paired



      Forza fans take note, the contents of the latest download pack have been announced and the Audi RS 5 is now in the mix. Yes, you could already add the RS 5 front and rear fascias if you wanted the quattro GmbH stealth test mule look but this one's the full flared production model... alas pre-facelift though. Also of interest to Audi group fans is the West Lamborghini Gallardo GT race ...
    7. Forza 4: New Audi Sport UK Themed Liveries for R15 plus and Bentley Speed 8 / R8C



      We'll admit we're thoroughly addicted to playing Forza Motorsport 4 and driving is only half the fun. The other half is the creation of vinyl groups and livery designs that we've put up for sale on our FOURTITUDEoCOM Forza 4 store and in our Fourtitude car club within the game (friend us within the game and we'll add you to the club).

      In addition to some of our current liveries such as the 2010 R15+ #9 Le Mans ...
    8. Choice Gear: Affordable 1:18 Scale Audi R8 GT on Amazon



      We featured a scale model Audi R8 GT on our recent 2011 Holiday Gift Guide for the Audi Enthusiast , though as a resin model that one may have been a bit expensive for all but the serious scale model collector. Not so with this 1:18 scale Audi R8 GT we found on Amazon.com following its inclusion on a similar gift guide we found over on Nick's Car Blog.

      At $30, don't expect the level of detail you'll ...
    9. Choice Gear: Grand Theft Auto V #GTAV Trailer Released Today Complete with Audi R8 Spyder



      While it won't be on most parent's must-have list of video games junior should be playing without supervision, most with any savvy around a gaming console will certainly name Rockstar Games' 'Grand Theft Auto' series as a major guilty pleasure. Take note then Audi enthusiast wary parent or guilty gamer, Rockstar has released the trailer for its new Grand Theft Auto V. Even better, it appears one of the cars in the game might just ...
    10. Choice Gear: Clipped Corner Look of Latest Audi Grille on Timeless Aviator Sunglass Design



      Near as we can tell there's no association between eyewear manufacturer Shauns Shades and Audi. Nevertheless, we couldn't help but notice a similarity in effect to the changes Audi's been making lately to the shape of their trademark shield grille with its recent clipped off corners and the net effect of corner clipping of Aviator-inspired sunglass design. Take for example ...
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