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    1. Audi's Wolfgang Egger Talks quattro Concept, A1, S1, A2 and Possible X6 Competitor in Sicily



      Inside Line's European editor Alistair Weaver attended the first British wave of the Audi A6 launch event in Italy recently and, while there, had a chance to sit down with Audi Group design chief Wolfgang Egger. The conversation touched on several future product topics. Here's a quick rundown.

      A1/S1/A2
      The next-generation A2 that has ...
    2. Find of the Day: Viper Green Audi RS 4 Sedan in USA



      Looking for an Audi RS 4 to match your Viper Green Porsche 911 GT3 RS? Look no further. Derik Oakley from the Seattle area has posted for sale his 8800 mile 2008 RS 4 Sedan painted in Porsche's Viper Green by Audi Exclusive. Here's the text from the listing.

      International relocation to Germany forces sale. Only B7 RS4 Viper Green (Porsche GT3RS) exclusive factory paint in
      ...
    3. New York Owner of Ice-Encased Audi A3 Tells His Tale



      Remember ice-encased Audi A3 making like Han Solo Empire Strikes Back Edition while its owner watched the NY Jets lose the playoffs? Seems the story of Peter Helfer, or rather his unfortunate Audi, made the rounds of the news cycle world wide back in January.... from the NBC nightly news to every car blog this side of Siberia.

      At the time Manhattan native Peter Helfer stayed ...
    4. Happy Valentine's Day from Fourtitude



      Consider this a reminder to pick up some flowers for that special someone on the way home or, if you have the means, a bright red R8 Spyder. Either way, those of us here at Fourtitude would like to wish you and yours a happy Valentine's Day.
    5. Choice Gear: Custom TAG Heuer Monaco LS by Bamford



      Fixated on Audis of the Titanium Package variety? Looking for the perfect accent? We may have found the perfect answer. Bamford, the company we featured a while back offering custom TAG Heuer Monacos, has announced they'll now be adding their own touch to the new TAG Heuer Monaco LS. For no doubt a healthy premium, Bamford wraps the LS' body and chain wristband in a military grade PVD coating for that murdered out look. Check ...
    6. Audi Driver: Paparazzi Shots Show Jessica Biel Rocks the A4 Avant



      Okay, I'll admit, while we enjoy noting the cool celebs that drive Audis we tend to shy away from posting the more stalkarazzi shots of people filling their car with gas and the like. Acknowledging that, we'd like to apologize to Jessica Biel for posting this shot and a link to another over at Celebrity Cars Blog. You should be able to collect the parking ticket off of your A4 in peace ...
    7. First Pics: Audi TT RS Coupe at 2011 Chicago Auto Show



      We've got our first few iPhone photos from the Chicago Auto Show where Audi of America is debuting the Audi TT RS for the North American market. The US-spec TT RS is expected to arrive around the turn of the model year in an August-September timeframe.

      From the looks of it this is still a German-spec TT RS. Nowadays outward production differences are harder to spot but US cars still usally feature amber reflectors ...
    8. In Scale: Audis in Miniature You May Not Want to Miss



      If you're a diecast die-hard then we've got a few scale model Audis you may not want to miss in a number of popular scales. Most are motorsport but some are production Audis as well.

      Above is the 2010-spec Audi R15 plus that won Le Mans - the No. 9 driven by Bernhard, Dumas and Rockenfeller. Last Year's No. 7 and No. 8 sister cars as well as an all-black R15 plus test car are also now available from Spark ...
    9. ACO Announces 2011 24 Hours of Le Mans and ILMC Participant List. Kolles Audis and Audi-Powered Spykers Absent.



      The ACO has announced its participant lists for the 2011 24 Hours of Le Mans and the 2011 Intercontinental Le Mans Cup this morning, lists that included a few things we'd expected and confirming the fate of the privateer Kolles Audi squad... at least for 2011.

      To race at Le Mans and in the ILMC you need to be invited. In as much, Audi Sport ...
    10. Nissan Joins ILMC and LMS. P2 Means No Direct Audi Competition but New Factory Good for Sport



      John Hindhaugh and the chaps at Radio Le Mans mentioned Nissan more times than one can count last year during their coverage of the 2010 24 Hours of Le Mans. At the time Nissan was a sponsor, but it seemed certain they knew something was afoot. Could it have been a Z or GTR in GT2? Apparently not. This morning Nissan announced it'd join the ILMC and LMS for the 2010 season... at least as engine supplier... with Signature Racing ...