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    1. Video: Driver Loses Control, Then Saves B5 Audi A4 on Portuguese Highway



      It pays to know what you're doing behind the wheel. And though we all like to think we do, you never really know until you're put to the test. Case in point is the Portuguese driver of an Audi A4 in the video below. On a fast highway sweeper and just after passing a car, the driver rather masterfully counter ...
    2. #4FACT All-New C7 @Audi A6 3.0 TDI Is 17% More Fuel Efficient than Outgoing A6 3.0 TDI.



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      The All-New C7 @Audi A6 3.0 TDI Is 17% More Fuel Efficient than Outgoing A6 3.0 TDI.

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      Learned during Audi's Lightweight TechDay held in Neckarsulm, Germany following test drive of both the 2011 Audi A6 3.0 TDI quattro and the 2012 Audi A6 3.0 TDI quattro.

      What is a #4FACT?
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    3. #4FACT Facelifted Audi A/S/RS4 and A/S/RS5 Due Next Year Are Not B9. B9 Is Due 2016


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      Facelifted Audi A/S/RS4 and A/S/RS5 Due Next Year Are Not B9. B9 Is Due 2016

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      Learned from an inside source at Audi.

      What is a #4FACT?
      When we review our note pads following press events, we hear at Fourtitude have found that there are a lot of cool facts that ...
    4. Photo Gallery: Audi's #BoldDesign Billboard in Times Square



      Audi has begun its marketing rollout for the new A7 and New York is obviously a strong target market for this new model. Emphasizing the car's progressive design, Audi has taken over a dynamic electronic billboard as the keystone to its Bold Design campaign and one that includes #bolddesign twitter posts live.

      The interactive ...
    5. Ultra Week: Fourtitude Dedicates Week's Worth of Daily Content to Audi's Lightweight Technology Past, Present & Future



      It's been a while since we've done a thematic week of features here on Fourtitude. Longtime readers of the site might remember series we've done in the past like Bike Week where we featured two-wheeled takes on the Audi theme or Specialty Car Week where we covered niche manufacturers or conversion experts who use Audi engines as the basis ...
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    6. New Audi R8 Print Ad Makes Clever Use of Matryoshka Doll Theme



      We doubt we have to define it, but a Matryoshka doll is that toy of Russian heritage where one doll opens up to reveal another inside... and another... and another. It's a simple idea, and also clever when applied to this new print ad for the R8 by one of Audi's ad agencies DDB Barcelona.

      The tag line for the ad is "Audi R8: A sporty car full of history", which is well exemplified with this computer-rendered ...
    7. #4FACT Audi Sport quattro 4-Piston AP Racing Brakes Were Also Used on the Porsche 917



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      Audi Sport quattro 4-Piston AP Racing Brakes Were Also Used on the Porsche 917

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      Researching for our TT RS and Sport quattro comparison article published today , we learned this interesting fact.

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    8. #4FACT - Q5 Wasn't the First Audi to Be Used as Porsche Test Mule. Early 928 Drivetrain Mules Were Bertone Designed C1 Coupe S



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      Q5 Not the First Audi to Be Used as Porsche Test Mule. 928 Mules Were Bertone Designed C1 Coupe S

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      The Q5-bodied Cajun mule rounding the Nurburgring this week reminded us of less-known fact about the Porsche 928. Early drivetrain mules of that front-engined V8 GT were fitted with bodies of the C1 Audi Coupe 100 S styled ...
    9. Say It Ain't So: Audi R4 Roadster a No-Go Says Auto Motor und Sport



      We can't say we're entirely ecstatic about the latest news & rumor story coming out of Auto Motor und Sport. If it's to believed, and A, M und S usually is, then the planned 'Audi R4' project has been canned. Here's a quick Google translation of the text about the R4.

      It was almost too beautiful, true to be: A little less expensive mid-engine roadster
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    10. Driver's Notes: 2011 Audi A7 3.0T FSI quattro (Day #2, US Spec Versus European Spec)



      48 hours into our stay with our Havanna Black Metallic Audi A7 and the car continues to impress. We could go on and on about the design or relay instances where this BMW-driving person or that Lexus-owning person admires the car and inquires about it, but that all seems to run together eventually. Instead, we've decided to focus more on some different aspects about the car. Today we're highlighting the differences between ...
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