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Selection of Vintage Lamborghinis Amongst Offerings at RM Monaco Auction in May

posted by on 11 April 2014 in Events News In Market

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RM Auctions has revealed its list of offerings for their annual Monaco auction scheduled in May 10. Held in the Principality during the Grand Prix de Monaco Historique weekend, the selection includes several very desirable vintage offerings from Automobili Lamborghini. More…

First Hand Photographic Accounts from Last Night’s A3 Launch Parties Coast-to-Coast

posted by on 4 April 2014 in Audi News Events News

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As part of the integrated launch of the new Audi A3 sedan, Audi of America’s dealer force held a swathe of A3 launch parties made to present this very important new model to a whole new set of customers. The very organization of the events made news over the last few weeks and we sent several of our writers and contributors out to several key events in the mix to cover events in New York, Chicago and Houston. More…

Group B Legends Join World RX Party at Lydden Hill

posted by on 3 April 2014 in Events News Motorsport Vintage & Youngtimer News

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Special races and displays featuring sensational cars from the legendary Group B era will help celebrate the UK’s first ever round of the prestigious new FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy. The milestone Autosport World RX of Great Britain extravaganza takes place at the historic Lydden Hill circuit in Kent over the Spring Bank Holiday weekend (24-25 May).

Audi Shows Real Champions at the Techno Classica

posted by on 20 March 2014 in Events News Vintage & Youngtimer News

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Audi Tradition has assembled a true winning team of race and rally vehicles for this year’s Techno Classica in Essen, Germany, the world’s largest oldtimer show. From March 26 to 30, 2014 the company will have four generations of successful race and rally cars on display, including the Auto Union Type A Silver Arrow from 1934 and the Audi Type C Alpine Rally winner. Also on the stand in Essen is the Audi Rallye quattro A2 that Stig Blomqvist drove to victory in the drivers’ and manufacturers’ rally championships 30 years ago. Other exhibits that have contributed to the company’s motor sport heritage are the R8R Le Mans race car used for Audi’s debut on the Sarthe circuit in 1999, and the winner of the 2013 event, the Audi R18 e-tron quattro. More…

Photo Gallery: 2014 International TT Workshop, Audi Forum Ingolstadt


Event: TAG Motorsports Grand Opening

posted by on 18 February 2014 in Events Coverage Events News

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TAG Motorsports recently hosted a Grand Opening party in order to show off their impressive new facilities in San Diego / Vista, CA, just down the street from HRE Wheels. The gathering made for a jam packed event with great cars, a strong Audi presence, and tons of eye candy seemingly everywhere. That it was also attended by many key So Cal tuners and aftermarket shops like GIAC, GMG, ADV.1, HRE, AccuAir, and several others only added to the spectacle. More…

Photo Gallery: 2013 VAG Fair by Denis Podmarkov

posted by on 16 February 2014 in Events News PhotoGraphic

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There’s over a foot of snow on the ground outside as I sit down to write this post about VAG Fair 2013. Roughly half a year has past and it appears it took that long for me to relocate photography from the show having misplaced it on my hard drive. That’s a shame and all as it kept us from viewing some excellent work by photographic newcomer and first-time contributor to Fourtitude Denis Podmarkov. And, while I’m truly sorry I’ve delayed the publishing of these shots, perhaps Denis’ excellent work can help warm the enthusiast spirit of all fans out there in frigid climates.

Horch 853A, Ex-Rod Stewart Lamborghini Miura, Peugeot 908 LMP1 plus More Slated for RM Auctions Paris Sale

posted by on 4 February 2014 in Events News Vintage & Youngtimer News

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RM Auctions, the world’s largest collector car auction house for investment-quality automobiles, is preparing to conduct its inaugural sale in Paris, from 4–5 February 2014, during the world famous Retromobile week. The auction at Place Vauban is highly anticipated by the entire collector car community, as in excess of 50 stunning cars prepare to cross the podium at what is set to become another exciting fixture in RM’s annual European auction calendar. More…

Two Audi-Interest Classics Auctioned at RM Two-Day Event in Arizona

posted by on 4 February 2014 in Events News Vintage & Youngtimer News

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RM Auctions, the world’s largest collector car auction house for investment-quality automobiles, kicked off its 2014 auction season on a fantastic note once again this week, realizing an impressive $45,563,450 million in sales* with 85 percent of all lots sold at its 15th annual Phoenix, Arizona sale. Two automobiles were of particular interest to Audi aficionados. These included Lot #4, a 1960 DKW Schnellaster Kastenwagen 3-6 delivery van and Lot #67, a 1966 NSU Wankel Spider. More…

Audi Sportscar Legends Attend AutoSport International 2014

posted by on 6 January 2014 in Events News Motorsport

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Britain’s Allan McNish and Tom Kristensen, from Denmark, attend the Autosport International at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham next weekend (11-12 January).

Event: Mk1 Madness with an Audi Fox

posted by on 11 December 2013 in Events News PhotoGraphic Vintage & Youngtimer News

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Technically it’s a Mk1. Last weekend we headed to a small car show dubbed Mk1 Madness in Eastern Pennsylvania. This was essentially a show for VW enthusiasts and those of the very specific focus of the first-generation water-cooled cars like the Giugiaro-penned Golf I. We went to cover the show for our sister publication VWvortex though we were very pleasantly surprised to find an Audi on the field.

Audi A7 Vies for HELLA Show & Shine Award at Essen Motor Show

posted by on 3 December 2013 in Events News

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2013 marked the sixth year for what is quickly becoming the most popular tuning award in Germany. Under the motto of “Tuner Elite”, a mix of high-profile vehicles are on display at the Essen Motor Show. Each of the ten finalists was pre-selected by a jury from a field of 114 candidates.