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Audi Sport: DTM driver Ekström has Quite a Bit of Confidence in Motorsport Rookie Neureuther

by on 29 July 2015 in Motorsport

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One of them is battling in the Audi RS 5 DTM for the lead of the DTM standings and the other one is making his circuit racing debut in the Audi Sport TT Cup: the two friends, Mattias Ekström and Felix Neureuther, will be in the focus of interest at the Red Bull Ring on […] More…

New Audi R8 LMS Clinches 2nd & 3rd at Spa 24h

by on 27 July 2015 in Motorsport

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Audi celebrated the next podium successes of the new Audi R8 LMS at Spa. Audi Sport Team WRT with Nico Müller (CH), Stéphane Ortelli (MC) and Frank Stippler (D) clinched second place in a race that was hard-fought from lights to flag. Christian Mamerow (D), Christopher Mies (D) and Nicki Thiim (DK) secured third place for Audi Sport Team Phoenix. Another Audi driver squad crossed the finish line in the iconic endurance race in the top ten as well. More…

Audi R8 LMS on Pole at Spa

by on 24 July 2015 in Motorsport

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Frank Stippler only needed an advantage of 17 thousandths of a second. This was the margin by which the 40-year-old professional driver from Audi Sport Team WRT secured the best time in the decisive Superpole shootout for the Spa 24 Hours. His team-mate Laurens Vanthoor (B) achieved the sixth-best time. More…

Video: Audi Sport Teams with Camden Thrasher for Stunning Stop Motion Le Mans Tribute

by on 23 July 2015 in Motorsport PhotoGraphic Video

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If you’re an ardent fan of Le Mans, then you may have caught last year’s stop motion tribute to the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The video was a mix of hundreds of photos run in video format to create an incredibly picturesque stop motion homage. Audi Sport liked it so much, they worked with Camden this year to replicate the work with a decided focus on Audi. More…

Ski superstars in Audi Sport TT Cup

by on 20 July 2015 in Motorsport

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The third race weekend of the Audi Sport TT Cup will have a touch of winter – figuratively speaking. The ski superstars Felix Neureuther (D), Marcel Hirscher (A) and Aksel Lund Svindal (N) will be on the grid at Spielberg, Austria, on August 1 und 2. In the field of 24 drivers, the three guest […] More…

Audi Motorsport News Update: GT Racing

by on 17 July 2015 in Motorsport

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Audi Sport customer racing’s busy summer season is in full swing. Versions of the new R8 LMS and earlier R8 LMS ultra have all been racing around the world, with various victories logged. Below is a rundown of most racing news since the beginning of July. More…

DTM: Audi at Zandvoort, Rounds 6 & 7

by on 14 July 2015 in Motorsport

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Below is a detailed look back at Audi Sport’s performance this past weekend at the Zandvoort. As Audi headed to its beach town race, added weight penalties have seen its dominance shift and an increased challenge to keep pace. More…

Audi DTM Drivers Love Zandvoort

by on 8 July 2015 in Motorsport

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Jamie Green and Mattias Ekström can hardly wait to get behind the wheel of their Audi RS 5 DTM cars at Zandvoort next weekend. Like most DTM drivers, the two Audi race drivers are great fans of the challenging track on the Dutch North Sea coast.

DTM: Audi Travels to DTM at Zandvoort with One-Two Lead

by on 6 July 2015 in Motorsport

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When asked what their favorite DTM race track is, most Audi drivers will give the same answer: Zandvoort. The circuit in the dunes on the North Sea coast near Amsterdam will be the venue of the next two DTM races on July 11/12.

Motorsport News Update: FIA WEC and Le Mans

by on 1 July 2015 in Motorsport

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24 Hours of Spa: Le Mans Winners and DTM Champion to Compete for Audi [source: Audi Sport] Four Le Mans winners, a DTM Champion, plus many GT winners – the four new Audi R8 LMS cars will be well-filled at the Spa 24 Hours on July 25/26, 2015. In Audi Sport Team WRT, last year’s […] More…

Autonomous Near Miss or Overblown Anecdote? Piloted Audi vs. Google Autonomous Lexus

by on 30 June 2015 in Motorsport

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Depending on how you read the facts, Fortune is reporting that a Delphi piloted Audi and a Google autonomous Lexus may have had a near collision this week – perhaps the first near collision in history between two autonomous cars in public roads. Contrarily, it could all just be much ado about nothing. More…

Playboy Playmate of the Year Contests TT Cup, Lands on Podium

by on 30 June 2015 in Motorsport

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It seems the perfect fuel to gain exposure for the new single make TT Cup. Place a Playboy Playmate on the grid and when she wins a spot on the podium, watch the predominantly male world of racing and performance enthusiasts take notice. Such is the case for German Playmate of the Year Doreen Seidel […] More…