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Motorsport News Roundup: GT Racing and Audi Sport customer racing

by on 9 October 2015 in Motorsport

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All the latest news from the world of Audi Sport customer racing. Blancpain Sprint Series: Mixed Feelings for WRT as Vanthoors Injured Amidst Victory [source: Audi Sport] The Belgian Audi Club Team WRT went through an emotional roller coaster during round 6 of the Blancpain Sprint Series at Misano. In Sunday’s main race, seventh (Stéphane […] More…

Audi Begins Production in Brazil

by on 9 October 2015 in Audi News

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Board of Management Member for Procurement Dr. Bernd Martens: “We will utilize the potential of high added value in Brazil” First Audi worldwide with flex fuel engine AUDI AG has started production in Curitiba in the Brazilian federal state of Parana. The latest of thirteen sites in the Audi production network is the first in […] More…

Find of the Day: 2015 Audi exclusive S6 Sedan in Riviera Blue at Audi Wilsonville

by on 8 October 2015 in Audi Exclusive In Market

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We’ve no doubt that Riviera Blue is one of the most attention-grabbing colors we tend to touch upon in our ongoing effort to cover the unique world of factory-tailored builds from Audi exclusive. In as much, it was well worth noting that Portland, OR area Audi Wilsonville has a Riviera Blue S6 sedan currently in its inventory. More…

Audi Increases Sales in September

by on 8 October 2015 in Audi News

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Around 170,900 deliveries worldwide in the month – up 6.8 percent Sales chief Luca de Meo: “Sales developed positively in the third quarter despite difficult markets” Strong start for the new Audi Q7 in Europe AUDI AG continued to grow in September: With around 170,900 cars, the company increased its deliveries worldwide by 6.8 percent. […] More…

The Color of TAG Motorsport’s Latest RS 7 Build Should be Eye Candy Blue

by on 7 October 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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We’ll be frank. We’re a bit jealous of the fleet of cars that regularly make their way through the garage doors of San Diego-based TAG Motorsports. Case in point is this intensely blue Audi RS 7 fitted with a very unique-looking set of wheels. More…

Audi exclusive Ipanema Brown RS 7 Delivered at Audi of Rochester Hills

by on 7 October 2015 in Audi Exclusive

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Some of our favorite Audi exclusive builds are a nod to the unusual. In that vein, may we present to you this Ipanema Brown Audi RS 7 as delivered to Fritz, a customer of Audi of Rochester Hills. More…

PhotoGraphic: Audi R8 on Location in Ardéche

by on 7 October 2015 in PhotoGraphic

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Audi France has released a few photos from a photo shoot performed by their communications department. The car in question is obviously the new R8 and the location is Ardéche. The car appears to be an R8 V10 plus, as identified by the rear decklid spoiler. The color appears to be Daytona Grey pearl effect. Interestingly, […] More…

Find of the Day: 2016 Audi TTS Launch Edition In Stock and Ready for US Owner

by on 6 October 2015 in Audi News

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Ladies and gentlemen, the TTS has now entered the building. Our friend Ajay Brivic from Audi North Houston has written to confirm that his dealership has received their first TTS models for dealer stock and it’s one of the limited Launch Edition run. As you might expect, the Launch Edition is a small batch of […] More…

Audi Tests Gesture Control for Virtual Assembly

by on 6 October 2015 in Audi News

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Premium carmaker simulates vehicle assembly in 3 D environment Employees move components in virtual space with intuitive gestures Basis: technologies from the gaming industry Even before Audi produces the first prototypes of a new car, engineers in the Pre Series Center check individual assembly steps in a 3 D projection. They assemble components virtually, thus […] More…

Event Report: H20i 2015

by on 6 October 2015 in Events Coverage

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You simply can’t try to cover last weekend’s H2O International show without acknowledging the elephant in the room… in the form of a rather massive hurricane that pummeled Ocean City, MD and thus H2Oi. Ask anyone who was there. They can tell you. More…

Audi Exclusive Nardo Grey A3 Arrives at Fletcher Jones Audi

by on 2 October 2015 in Audi Exclusive

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There’s no doubt that one of the hottest Audi exclusive shades currently is Nardo Grey. Stock fare on cars like the R8, RS 7 and RS 5 Cabriolet give it pretty exclusive status, while its medium grey appearance may be broken down to more of a basic “battleship” description. More…

Video: Hooning a New Audi TT Behind the Scenes of Audi TT Reality? Check.

by on 2 October 2015 in Video

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Tilt Shift is an interesting technique. Effectively, it is the taking of real footage and making it look fake. That may seem counterintuitive, but the net effect will grab your attention whether it’s in the nightly intro to the Stephen Colbert led Late Show or in the latest commercial of the new Audi TT. More…