If you've been following along with news about the 503 bhp Audi A1 clubsport quattro , then you likely already know that you can test drive the car in Need for Speed World . That tie in also allowed for this fantastic 'making of' video from the folks at Need for Speed. Check it out below (and thanks Andy Blackmore of SpotterGuides.com for the tip!)
Be it in the traditional side of the enthusiast scene or the air-ride equipped 'stance' side of the scene, a pervading trend in modified cars are clean vintage cars with an OE+ look. Take for instance this '73 100 LS 2-door featured on German vintage car website Youngtimer Scene. The rarity of a C1 2-door, combined with stunning bodywork and restored vintage mesh-style racing wheels probably had you at "hello", but just in case
Audi TV has produced a piece detailing the open-air ultra performance R8 GT Spyder in a short video placed on YouTube this week. Watch below.
Audi tuning house Caractere has released the first images of its product range for the A1. Set to debut at the Essen Motor Show imminently, the kit shows the company's take on Audi's smallest offering. Check below for more pics and details.
This body kit consists of :
* a front spoiler (3 pieces) (incompatible with the exterior S-line package)
* a rear spoiler
It looks like the cat is out of the bag. Audi's microsite for its documentary Truth in 24 ( http://www.truth-in-24.com/ ) now shows a graphic for its sequel to the NFL Films directed documentary about the 2008 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Of course 2011 was perhaps one of the most momentous 24 Hours of Le Mans on record so doing a movie about it **seemed** a natural. "Seemed" is the operative term though because NFL Films
While in Italy two weeks ago to test drive the new Audi A6 we couldn't help but notice this lone display example of the new C7. S-line spec and painted Suzuka Grey from Audi Exclusive, the car looked fantastic sitting out by the pool of the local resort Audi had commandeered for its presentation.
We wanted to alert readers of the addition of our 2010 Worthersee photo gallery. We've just added hundreds of shots from Volkswagen, Audi and contributors like Russ Taylor and Joachim Naess that all combine to tell a detailed story of Europe's biggest enthusiast show. Check them out via the link direct to the first page of new content below.
VWVortex 2010 Worthersee Photo Gallery
The B7 S4 has always been one of our favorite S-cars and we've just found one very nice example on Ebay. A 2008 this car features only 405 miles and features the rare sport appearance package that used components from the European A4 DTM model complete with real carbon fiber accents. The carbon looks particularly good compared with the car's dark grey paint.
More after the jump.
We just caught an interesting post on twitter by CyrilZammit that grabbed our attention... mentioning new Apple concepts plus an Audi/Apple iCar. Turns out the tweet lead to an article over on the Huffington Post, a Top 10 style article that shared the some of the coolest futuristic concepts by independent designers depicting possible products that design-conscious Apple might create. Among them was a car designed by
words: Jason Crouch
photos: Sa’ Jamil Hogan & Jason Crouch
In our previous installment we flashed the ECU of our Audi TTS with that old APR magic to Stage 1. We also became the first mag-ride equipped Audi in North America to utilize the new KW Suspension “Elektronics kit”, defeating the CEL’s that usually go along with that while creating a beautifully handling and properly stance’d MK2 TT. This time