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    1. Video: Watch and Listen to the New Audi R18 e-tron quattro on Track



      As part of today's launch materials, Audi has released this footage of the R18 e-tron quattro in test car black carbon livery rounding the track. If you want a better feel for the car including the look and sound of the thing, watch below.

      Also check out the press release and photos via these links.

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    2. R8 GT Week plus: EVO Magazine Video Compares Audi R8 GT with Audi R8 LMS



      Audi UK recently held a press event around the UK-spec Audi R8 GT and took their own stab at pushing stories that it spawned over the edge by including the presence of an R8 LMS GT3-spec racecar giving thrill rides with professional race car driver Marino Franchitti. First to surface from the event is this video from the guys at EVO Magazine. Watch it below.

    3. Find of the Day: 1961 DKW Formula Junior Racecar



      Vintage racecars with four-ring heritage aren't terribly common. Look back prior to the modern quattro era and it gets even harder to pick up something with any sort of racing pedigree. In as much, we were surprised to find a DKW-powered formula car on Ebay and hailing from a Philadelphia suburb no less.

      Granted, this car is $33,500, which will weed out tire kickers.

      Here's a rundown on the ...
    4. Can't Get Enough Photos of New Audi TT RS Racecar? A Few More Sources for Your Viewing Pleasure



      Audi and the VLN endurance series both released several photos of the new TT RS racecar in its maiden race this past weekend at the Nurburgring. And while that's all well and good, a handful of photos only served to make us hungry for more. Fortunately an active user R5T posted pics and links to more shots (like the one above) in our Audi Sport forum.

      See the posted ...
    5. quattro GmbH Unveils SP4T Spec Customer Race Program Based on Audi TT RS



      In a surprise late season move, Audi has pulled the wraps off of a customer race program centered around its aluminum TT RS sports coupe. Built to VLN SP 4T specs, the car will do several more races in that series in the hands of Raeoder Motorsport who has some experience in VLN and at the 24 Hours of Nurburgring with TT and A3-based racers.

      Here's the press copy released form ...