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Audi to Bring Three Classics to Classic Days Schloss Dyck

by on 28 July 2016 in Audi News Fourtitude News

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Just south of Dortmund, in the West of Germany, is the sleepy little town of Schloss Dyck, which will be awoken by the sound of V16 thunder. That’s because Audi has announced that they will be taking the Auto Union Type C, along with the Audi quattro S1 and the 2008 R8 Le Mans, to […] More…

Volkswagen AG is the World’s Biggest Automaker

by on 28 July 2016 in Audi News Fourtitude News

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This year has not been Volkswagen AG’s best, but after six months of 2016, it is the world’s biggest automaker. The German manufacturer has delivered some 80,000 more vehicles than its closest competitor, Toyota. The news comes on the heels of a positive sales month for the Volkswagen brand. For the first time since January, […] More…

Find of the Day: Nigel Mansell’s Audi Quattro

by on 28 July 2016 in Audi News Fourtitude News

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The name Nigel Mansell will be familiar to Formula 1 fans and mustache enthusiasts, but few may be aware that the former Lotus driver liked Quattros, too. Now his 1984 model will be for sale at the Silverstone Classic Auction, which starts today and runs until Sunday. Mr Mansell’s Quattro is far from perfect. Since […] More…

Watch Audi Sport’s Head of Aero Discuss the R18

by on 27 July 2016 in Audi News Fourtitude News Motorsport

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The World Endurance Championship is the new long distance racing series that has ensured that Le Mans prototypes have a series beyond the 24 hours. With it, there are chances to improve over the course of the season and that’s just what Audi is doing. Following their disappointing result in France, Audi Sport were eager […] More…

Watch the 2018 A8 Ontrack

by on 27 July 2016 in Audi News Fourtitude News Video

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We recently shared spyshots of the 2018 Audi A8 testing under camouflage, and now we can share this video of the car on the Nurburgring. The video gives an even better idea of how the new model will look, even despite the cammo. Audi’s new flagship also looks pretty sprightly for a car of its […] More…

Volkswagen Brand Sales Up for First Time Since January

by on 27 July 2016 in Audi News Fourtitude News

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The Volkswagen brand is reporting a 4.7% increase in June deliveries as compared to last year, and China and the Tiguan are largely to thank. This is only the second month since the diesel scandal broke that sales for the brand have increased over the previous year. The increase is a good sign for the […] More…

Audi A6 Earns JD Power APEAL Award

by on 27 July 2016 in Audi News Fourtitude News Industry News

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JD Power has released the findings of its annual APEAL study and the Audi A6 is among the segment winners. Short for Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout Study, the study looks at what cars are the most appealing to owners. The study confirms that, among other things, safety features are some of the most appealing […] More…

Judge Grants Preliminary Approval on TDI Settlement

by on 26 July 2016 in Audi News Fourtitude News

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Another important step in the Volkswagen emissions scandal has been reached with the preliminary approval of the 2.0L TDI Settlement Program. Effectively, this means that US District Court Judge Charles Breyer has looked over the settlement that Volkswagen and government regulators agreed to last month and thinks that it is fair, reasonable, and adequate. There […] More…

The R8 is Two of Evo’s Best Supercars for Under £50,000

by on 26 July 2016 in Audi News Fourtitude News Lamborghini News

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Okay, so, what they really said is that the R8 and the Lamborghini Gallardo are both on the list of the top five supercars that you can buy for £50,000, but, come on, that basically means the same thing. Evo’s list tracks the best deals for second-hand supercars, whose prices tend to drop pretty precipitously. […] More…

Audi to Have Three Electric Cars by 2020

by on 25 July 2016 in Audi News Fourtitude News

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Audi CEO Rupert Stadler told a German newspaper this weekend that Audi is aiming to have three electric models by 2020. The automaker is also planning an autonomous car subsidiary called SDS Co. The plan would be part of Audi and Volkswagen AG’s commitment to have electric cars make up 25% to 30%  of sales […] More…

2017 A4 Allroad Pricing Announced

by on 25 July 2016 in Audi News Fourtitude News

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Wagons are underrepresented these days, but God bless Audi for showing that the concept still works. Now Audi have announced pricing on their latest A4 Allroad: starting at $44,000 for the Premium model, going up to $47,000 for Premium Plus, and all the way up to $51,400 for the Prestige model. The highlight of the […] More…

Audi R8 V10 Plus to Pace at Northeast Grand Prix

by on 22 July 2016 in Audi News Fourtitude News Motorsport

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The all-new Audi R8 V10 Plus will be this weekend’s Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park pace car. With it, a number of Audi R8 LMSs will look to win the Grand Prix at the 1.5 mile track. Audi has a rich history of victory at Lime Rock Park, winning overall victories from 2003 […] More…