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    1. Photos: Audi Stand at Techno Classica 2011



      Our French friends over at AudiPassion.com have run a photo gallery of the Audi stand at the Essen, Germany vintage show Techno Classica. This event is a regular stop for Audi Tradition and one we regret we haven't had a chance to attend yet. That said, we can live vicariously through AudiPassion and you can too. Check out many ...
    2. BTCC Audi A4 from Rob Austin Racing Turns Wheel at Brands Hatch Opener But Doesn't Compete



      The boys at Rob Austin Racing are getting close... very close to ushering in a new era of Audi competition in the BTCC. A privateer effort that will assuredly have their hands full competing with factory backed teams from companies like BMW and even Audi sister brand SEAT , we're most enthused to watch as this REAR-WHEEL DRIVE B8 A4 cuts it up in against other UK touring teams.

      Alas, the ...
    3. Behold the Power of the Internet Echo Chamber and the Audi quattro Concept



      Behold, the Audi quattro Concept. Ever since Audi showed the thing at the Paris Auto Show last fall everyone from fans to journalists to Audi's own staff have been hopeful that the Audi board of directors would green light the thing ...
    4. Bikers Get Ready for the Audi Best Buddies Challenge Sept 10 from Carmel to San Simeon, CA



      Audi has been an active philanthropic sponsor of Best Buddies for several years now and a key fundraising event the two team together to operate is the Audi Best Buddies Challenge bicycling event in California. Details have been released for this year's event in September and, whether you have a great new Audi Duo or not, we're guessing philanthropic-minded ...
    5. Via Fourtitude: Our Piece on Audi of America Product Planner Anthony Foulk in Latest Audi Magazine



      For the latest issue of the Audi Magazine for the US market we contributed a profile piece on Anthony Foulk, product planner for A6, A7, A8 and their derivatives. Anthony is an interesting guy, a car enthusiast, an F1 nutcase and former BMW employee. And, covering the brands he does, Anthony has his hands on some of Audi's most important cars as it moves toward the planned C/D shift of business growth on the backs of the A6, A7 ...
    6. Video: Querkraftfrei Audi A5 Featured on YouTube by Autobild



      Just a few minutes ago we published a feature about the Querkraftfrei Audi A5 prototype. German car magazine Autobild recently had a chance to drive and test the car and have published a webisode on the car and its technology over on YouTube. Watch it and you'll see how the car works, including the net effect on liquid (orange juice) in a glass held in the cupholder. Thank-you ...
    7. What Not to Do on the Audi RS 3 Press Launch



      Our friend Hans sent us this link to a (German) review of the RS 3 Sportback by Motor-Talk.de. Audi did the European launch for the RS 3 in Monte Carlo near the fabled rally course where earlier high-strung 5-cylinder Audis rocked the rallying world. Unfortunately, it looks like a rock rocked the world of this RS 3.

      Read more (in German) after the jump.
      ...
    8. Video: On Location at Audi R18 Test in Sebring Florida, 17-Min Packed with Interview & Track Footage



      Since last week when we attended the R18 test at Sebring Raceway following the running of the 12 Hours, we've been doing our best to push out as much content as possible. While we're not quite done (expect a written report and more photos), we've now uploaded a 500 pic photo gallery , some B-Roll footage of the car on track and some interview clips with ...
    9. Via Fourtitude: Le Mans Coverage. Audi Magazine. Fourtitude Writer.



      We're proud to admit we contribute to the Audi Magazine on occasion including this two-part story about Audi motorsport and Le Mans. Part 1 provides a recap on the 2010 24 Hours of Le Mans. Part 2 explains why Audi races and keys it all back into the whole "Unfair Advantage" theme. ...
    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 ...