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    1. Audi A1 'The Next Big Thing' Part 3

      Audi has released their latest A1 video short as part of 'The Next Big Thing' webisode series starring Justin Timberlake and Dania Ramirez.

    2. Audi A2 Rumors from Georg Kacher with Automobile Magazine



      We regularly sing the praises of Georg Kacher, contributor for mags like Automobile, UK-based CAR and more. The German automotive journalist is in like flynn with many German auto executives including those at Audi which has all combined to earn him E.F. Hutton status in these pages. Kacher's just published a piece with the cool render ...
    3. Audi at Worthersee 2010: First Wave of Photos



      Europe's biggest VAG enthusiast show Worthersee is happening this week and we've uploaded what will be the first wave of photos from the event. Audi revealed last week that they'd built a collection of special A1s for the event and no surprise this first round of pics primarily from Audi AG is heavily populated with shots of the cars or the models that presented them. ...
    4. Audi R8 GT Multimedia Fix for the Most Afflicted Addicts



      We've just stumbled upon two new sources for photos and more of the new king-of-the-hill Audi R8 GT. It turns out that Ingolstadt has taken the R8 GT section of its own Audi.de German market website live while at the same time we've gotten access to a huge collection of photos from the 2010 Grand Prix de Monaco Historique where Audi unveiled the car, lapping the fabled F1 street course with the ...
    5. 200 Photos Added of 2010 Grand Prix de Monaco Historique Incl. Audi R8 GT & Silver Arrows



      You may remember last week's unveiling of the Audi R8 GT took place at the rather unique venue of the 2010 Grand Prix de Monaco Historique - a vintage event where the the return of two Auto Union Silver Arrows (a Type C and Type D with Hans Stuck and Jacky Ickx at the wheel respectively) likely was just as significant to attendees as the GT's global launch. ...
    6. Audi R8 from Audi Exclusive with New D4 A8-Style Diamond Stitch Leather Seats



      One of the most notable improvements and assets of the new A8 is its benchmark setting interior. Among our favorite new styling cues of the new Audi executive class sedan are the optional diamond-stitched leather seats. And while we really like the diamond look in the A8 we're in flat-out lust for the same texture applied to the Audi R8.

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    7. Audi R8 GT in Ipanema Brown



      Last week Audi revealed the R8 GT at the Grand Prix de Monaco Historique and while most all of the photos and PR materials to have surfaced from the event showed the car in the almost-white Suzuka Grey color, photos we've found on Flickr also show one in Audi Design Chief Stefan Sielaff's favorite color of Ipanema Brown.

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    8. New Audi A2 Render from AutoCar



      AutoCar has run a piece this week on a new second-generation Audi A2. Audi executives have confirmed this model to many of the press including Fourtitude. Most of those mentions have also confirmed the likelihood of electric drive and a foregoing of an Audi Space Frame like the first generation in order to keep costs in line. This is all mentioned in the AutoCar piece so no new news here but the British ...
    9. New Audi A7 Spy Photos & Rumors from AutoCar Including RS 7 Mention



      AutoCar has run a new report about the upcoming Audi A7 four door coupe due sometime later this year. The story includes two new spy photos of an A7 mule in testing and suggests a few details that we can comment on based on our own intel sources.

      First is the release date, set for a Paris Auto Show reveal says AutoCar. We'd said the Moscow Auto Show earlier but we hear that's been changed. ...
    10. Audi S8 (D4) Image Surfaces. Real or Not? Plus Engine Intel



      Our friends over at GermanCarBlog sent us a link to this image earlier today, said to potentially be a leaked shot of the upcoming D4-based S-car. First and foremost, the picture is most decidedly a photoshop render and we hear it was originally posted on WorldCarFans.

      Why It's a Fake
      First, the styling is inconsistent with Audi Design. The wheels are lifted off of the R8 ...