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    1. Video: Motor Trend Ultimate Drag Race Pits Audi R8 GT Against Nearly Every Current Exotic



      So if had an R8 GT and an airport booked, what would you do? Well, if you're the guys at Motor Trend you'd first give it to editor Mike Febbo to log an in-depth analysis of the car . Then, schedules permitting, you might pit it against ten other cars you might have around the office... like maybe a BMW 1M, Ford Mustang Boss 302 Laguna Seca, Porsche 911 GT3 RS, Chevrolet Corvette ...
    2. Spied: Q3 2.5 TFSI Caught Testing at Nurburgring



      Okay, outwardly this Audi Q3 might not look particularly special. Sure, it's badged and kitted as an S-line and those B7 RS 4-design wheels painted black in the centers is interesting... but were you just see a photo of this car you might not be overly interested. Take a closer look though and things change just a bit.

      First, our spy photographer sources shot this particular Audi Q3 at ...
    3. Spied: Audi A6 allroad Test Mule



      Also out testing this week is what appears to be the next-generation A6 allroad. The mule is so heavily camouflaged unlike the shot of the one testing in South America several weeks ago, one might have mistaken it for an A6... but my camouflage an A6 Avant when that's already been seen? The answer of course is that this is an allroad. We've compared these new ...
    4. Spied: Audi RS 4 Avant Testing Again at Nurburgring



      The new Audi RS 4 Avant has returned to the Nurburgring for testing and spy photographers who frequent the 'Green Hell' have nabbed plenty of shots. Unlike previous RS 4 mules in spy photos we've featured here, this latest RS 4 tester appears to boast the upcoming facelift bodywork planned for the A4 range such as A6 and now A5 inspired headlights, ...
    5. Frankfurt 2011 Photo Gallery Grows: Audi, Lamborghini and More



      We've just added the second round of photos to our Frankfurt show gallery. Folders that have grown include the Audi Stand with shots of the Audi Exclusive A8 and the #2 Le Mans winning Audi R18 TDI known as 'Red Sonja'. We're not sure if the latter is the real car or not because Audi tends to keep the real ones dirty and in the same condition a car wins the race. This one looks a ...
    6. Audi S8 Promotional Trailer Released by Audi Germany



      Last week Audi dropped a collection of detail photos of the new S8 on the public via the company's German market consumer site. At the time, the only multimedia attached was that amazing 4.0 TFSI engine note found via the link in our previous article. Those looking for moving pictures were out of luck. Since then, Audi has added a promotional trailer to the site as well and it was ...
    7. First Photos of Audi A2 Concept Revealed



      Tonight Audi has revealed the first photographic imagery of its upcoming Audi A2 concept bound for Frankfurt. Last week, several drawings of the A2 surfaced along with some press copy that described it. Below is the copy.

      With the electric-only powertrain of the A2 concept, Audi is offering another peek into the future of electric mobility at the 64th International
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    8. First Real Life Photos of New Audi S8 Plus First Impressions by Journalists



      Hot on the heels of the initial photo/info reveal from Ingolstadt and ahead of next week's Frankfurt Auto Show, we're getting more and more photos and first driving impressions out of Europe. Last week Audi held a 'Cylinder on Demand Workshop' for members of the European press where they highlighted their latest technical achievement showcased ...
    9. Audi S6 Comes Further into Focus with New Marketing Shot + 4.0 TFSI Audio Note Release



      Following yesterday's reveal of photos and details about the new Audi S6 and S6 Avant, we've found a few more photos and information about the car that we wanted to share. Below are a few of the new photos revealing details we hadn't noticed before with a quick description of what we see below each. All of the shots found thus far have been added to our photo gallery linked at the bottom ...
    10. New Photos of Just-Revealed Audi S7 Reveal Even More Detail + Audio of 4.0 TFSI



      Following yesterday's reveal of photos and details about the first-ever Audi S7 , we've dug up a few more photos and information about the car that we wanted to share. Below are a few of the new photos revealing details we hadn't noticed before with a quick description of what we see below each. All of the shots found thus far have been added to our photo gallery linked at the bottom ...