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    1. 09-26-2008 09:02 AM #1
      Good Morning,
      After the 2008 Targa Newfoundland event, we took the Audi A2 Quattro to the Charity Autocross.

      If you were not able to see it in person, Frank was showing off a little bit of the power that the Audi has, all for a good cause.
      All the rides were paid for by generous spectators helping The Children’s Wish foundation.

      The Audi Quattro was by far the crowd favourite, this video may tell you why.

      Enjoy the video and feel free to check out our website for more updates and Targa Newfoundland photos.


      While watching this video, notice the launch out of the start box, that was a full redline 8250 RPM clutch drop.

      The passenger in the car was the son of the ownwer of the Bill Mathews' Audi dealership in St. Johns, NL.
      The crew at the Bill Mathews dealership were awesome to deal while we were at the event.

      Thank you to all of our sponsors that made this event possible.

      Audi Canada
      Pirelli Tire Canada
      Castrol Canada
      Ontario Competition Fuels, makers of Pro Mark racing fuels
      Four Star Motorsports Inc

      Thank you for the help from

      Bill Mathews Audi, use of the facility prior to the event
      Ross Wood from Linwood Logistics for the use of his enclosed trailer.

      Thank You

      Dan Sprongl
      Four Star Motorsports Inc

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      09-26-2008 09:10 AM #2
      Looks like you tagged a couple cones in the Auto-x. That's gotta wreak havoc on your time. Gotta be more careful next time.
      Nice video. Nice photos. Wonderful event.
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      09-26-2008 09:24 AM #3
      Awesome video! Sweet car.
      LOL @ camera mans voice. "I thought he missed that first turn" --Jimbo!!

    4. 09-26-2008 09:28 AM #4
      Hah, fun video.
      You guys did a great job on the cage in the Scirocco i acquired, it literally saved the car (and obviously, the driver).

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      09-26-2008 09:30 AM #5
      LOL that was a pretty funny run through the cones or over some.

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      09-26-2008 09:32 AM #6
      Very nice!
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      09-26-2008 09:36 AM #7
      i will own one of these some day along with an e30 m3!
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    8. 09-26-2008 10:38 AM #8
      go canada !

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      09-26-2008 02:21 PM #10
      Quote, originally posted by mavric_ac »
      i will own one of these some day along with an e30 m3!
      An A2 Quattro, start saving That video shows the only way humaly possible to make auto x fun

    11. 09-26-2008 08:31 PM #11
      "For every blown corner, I shall do three donuts."

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      09-26-2008 09:02 PM #12
      Quote, originally posted by ModelCitizen »
      "For every blown corner, I shall do three donuts."

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      09-26-2008 11:33 PM #13
      Quote, originally posted by Quattro Krant »
      An A2 Quattro, start saving That video shows the only way humaly possible to make auto x fun

      Now that the FIA has let the group B cars into historic racing these are unobtainium. Wat was 60-90 thousand three or four years ago is going on 250,000 or much more.
      To the OP thanks for the post. It got me looking at other group B goodness on Youtube which lead to some EURO rallycross which I originally watched late at night on french cable tv in 1990. So much goodness with lots of crashes for the crowd.

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