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Audi RS 6 Avant Included in New Forza Horizon 2 NAPA Chassis Pack

by on 22 December 2014 in Choice Gear

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One of our favorite video games Forza Horizon 2 now includes one of our favorite Audi models with the addition of the Audi RS 6 Avant as part of the game’s latest NAPA Chassis expansion pack. RS-car nerds with Xbox One may want to rejoice about this. We know we are. More…

Audi Confirmed Part of Will Ferrell ‘Get Hard’ Movie via Movie Trailer

by on 22 December 2014 in Audi News

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It’s fair to say Audi is savvy when it comes to product planning. Beyond the more obvious movie starring presence like the Iron Man trilogy, the brand is regularly part of the supporting cast in movies like Date Night, 17 Again and The Wolverine. Thanks to a new trailer, we can confirm that the new Will Ferrell and Kevin Hart movie Get Hard will feature a few Audi models.

Help Jon Olsson Pick ADV.1 Wheel Design for His RS 6 Avant DTM Project

by on 22 December 2014 in Audi News

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Professional skier and builder of ridiculous Audis, Jon Olsson’s latest build is what he terms as an “RS 6 DTM” and work progresses. Weeks ago he’d posted some teasers and now he is looking for advice on wheel finish for his new ADV.1s. Here’s what he wrote on his blog. Okey, I usually never ask for […] More…

Rendered: Next-Gen Audi R8 by Marco van Overbeeke Design

by on 22 December 2014 in Rumors, Renders & Spy Photos

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Given what we know of timeframes, the new Audi R8 could drop at any time. The planned auto show reveal is scheduled for Geneva in March, though so too is the RS 3 that dropped a little more than a week ago. So, when we see photos like this render by Marco Van Overbeeke design pop up online, we start to wonder if it’s the real car.

Video: Audi quattro RC Car Challenge with Ekstrom S1 EKS RX

by on 22 December 2014 in Motorsport Video

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We don’t get to see a lot of Mattias Ekstrom’s Audi S1 EKS RX rallycross car, so when we spotted that Audi Deutschland had produced a hooning video starring Ecki and the car, we had to check it out. The premise is simple, pit Ekstrom and his S1 rally car against a young RC car champion and set them loose in an urban decay sort of environment. More…

Render: Theophilus Chin Imagines Audi TT Avant

by on 19 December 2014 in Rumors, Renders & Spy Photos

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Talk of expanding the Audi TT lineup has been a common theme since even before the release of the production TT coupe and roadsters. Audi has released both Sportback and crossover body styles in concept form and we’ve now seen two render artists take stabs at an Avant. The second, shown here, is by Theophilus Chin.

Fascinatingly Vivid: Audi Brings 3D Sound into the Car Beginning with New Q7

by on 18 December 2014 in Audi News

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Audio experience with a third dimension redefines the benchmark Going into production in 2015 with Bang & Olufsen and Bose sound systems 3D effect based on intelligent calculation algorithm A three-dimensional audio experience worthy of the sound lab: Audi makes this vision a reality. 3D sound, which will shortly be going into production use, also […] More…

FIA Formula E: Tickets for Miami ePrix Now on Sale

by on 17 December 2014 in Motorsport

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Tickets for the 2015 Miami ePrix on March 14 – the fifth round of the new FIA Formula E Championship – are now on sale. More…

Find of the Day: 760 hp B2, Boxflares… Wait… What?

by on 17 December 2014 in In Market Vintage & Youngtimer News

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If you’re fans of the B2 era Audi quattro models, and we are, then this Norwegian Audi 80 quattro sedan probably isn’t new to you. In two words, this car is batshit crazy. Oh yeah, it’s also for sale. If you’re not familiar with the car, it is perhaps the most extensively built B2 Audi 80 […] More…

Audi Exclusive Peridot Metallic RS 4 Avant

by on 17 December 2014 in Audi Exclusive

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Audi’s in-house tailoring department Audi Exclusive, a division of the quattro GmbH business, has been growing in leaps and bounds. Much of this can be attributed toward a strategy of limited run micro batches of cool cars… like the Nogaro Edition RS 4 Avant in Europe or S4 in the USA. Even still, Audi exclusive is more than willing to do a one-off and that’s exactly what this particular RS 4 represents.

Vorsteiner Shows off 20-inch V-FF 102 Fitment for Audi S5 Coupé

by on 17 December 2014 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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A new set of photos has surfaced from wheel manufacturer Vorsteiner. The shots depict the brand’s V-FF 102 Flow Forged wheel design fitted to Audi’s latest S5 Coupé. Not surprisingly, the look is pretty drool worthy.

Should Audi Build an RS Q7? Render by X-Tomi Design.

by on 17 December 2014 in Rumors, Renders & Spy Photos

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Boy that didn’t take long. Photos of the new Audi Q7 dropped just last Friday, and X-tomi Design has already rendered an RS version. Of course, there isn’t an RS version of the Q7 and never has been, and yet this sort of makes us want one.