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    1. #Geneva2012 Spotlight: Audi Exclusive Audi R8 V10 with Daytona Grey Matte Paint and Diamond Stitch Interior #wantanr8



      Though the stars of the Audi stand at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show were most certainly the new A3, the new RS 4 or the more recently revealed A1 quattro and A6 allroad, this very interesting R8 from Audi Exclusive grabbed our attention from the outset. Set on the corner of the Audi stand, this R8 V10 coupe featured matte paint and some of the most extensively different ...
    2. Truth in Pictures: Audi R8 GT Meets R8 GRAND-AM in Daytona



      With the Audi R8 finally on a racing grid in America, it seems logical that American R8 owners will sit up and take notice. Attendance by a few R8s and their owners at the Audi Racing Experience hospitality presence was to be expected, but even still it was a treat to see a US-spec R8 GT make ...
    3. Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona: Audi Sport Engineer Brad Kettler Presents R8 GRAND-AM



      On the eve before the Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona, Audi hosted a small event at the Shores Resort in Daytona beach where the new R8 GRAND-AM was shared with journalists and a few race teams considering the car. Just yards away from the very beach where the original Daytona stock car races were first held, ...
    4. Video: Audi of America Releases R8 GRAND-AM Piece on YouTube Ahead of Rolex24



      While in Daytona during the first test of the Audi R8 GRAND-Am back in December, Audi of America cameras caught the experience on film. Since then, the team in Herndon has put together an educational and entertaining teaser with some commentary from Audi Sport engineer Brad Kettler ahead of this week's main event, the 2012 24 Hours of Daytona. ...
    5. Sneak Peek: Fourtitude's Latest 4 Season Test Subject



      We've just taken delivery of our latest 4 Season test car, and while we plan a more intensive and detailed formal intro shortly, we've decided to officially confirm the car as we've teased it quite a bit via Instagram. Over the next few months we'll be doing the usual like highlighting what it's like to live with and own such a car, though we've also got even more in store for Audi R8 fans. Stay tuned.
    6. CAR Magazine Publishes Next-Generation Audi R8 Intel Report by Georg Kacher



      At Fourtitude we like to think we're well-connected to the inside line in Ingolstadt, even ahead of the curve. Then there are guys like Georg Kacher, someone we hold in the highest regard for his own nearly unmatched insight into product development at Audi. Kacher's published a new piece just this morning over at CAR and it highlights what he currently knows ...
    7. Former Champion Racing Audi R8 LMP1 Driver JJ Lehto Sentenced Following Fatal Boat Crash



      Former Audi Sport driver JJ Lehto (Jyrki Jarvilehto) was sentenced today by a district court in Finland following a trial regarding an accidental death in a drunken boating accident. The court found Lehto was drunk and speeding when his boat hit a bridge support in a canal located in Raasepori, Finland.

      Lehto denied ...
    8. Virtual Holiday Mantel 2011: Happy Holidays from Audiworld



      As the holiday season sets in, we've begun to decorate our annual Virtual Holiday Mantel (VHM). First atop our fireplace is this card from Audiworld.com.

      http://www.audiworld.com
    9. Choice Gear: Affordable 1:18 Scale Audi R8 GT on Amazon



      We featured a scale model Audi R8 GT on our recent 2011 Holiday Gift Guide for the Audi Enthusiast , though as a resin model that one may have been a bit expensive for all but the serious scale model collector. Not so with this 1:18 scale Audi R8 GT we found on Amazon.com following its inclusion on a similar gift guide we found over on Nick's Car Blog.

      At $30, don't expect the level of detail you'll ...
    10. Find of the Day: Own Your Own R8 LMS. Phoenix Racing Offers 2011-Spec Cars for Sale.



      Yes the R8 GRAND-AM is now testing in the USA and if, like us, you're insanely jealous of Ian Baas and the boys at APR who'll be able to race the thing this summer then perhaps you should turn your attention to Team Phoenix. Turns out the German team is selling off two of their R8s from the 2011 racing season (chassis ...
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