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Audi Sportscar Legends Attend AutoSport International 2014

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).
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Audio: Allan McNish Reflects on His Decision to Retire

by on 17 December 2013 in Motorsport

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Early this morning, Audi Sport factory driver Allan McNish dropped a bomb on the world of motorsport when he abruptly announced his decision to retire having just recently secured his place on the 2013 championship winning team in the World Endurance Challenge. Though not as young as some of his teammates, many drivers in motorsport and especially sportscar racing choose to continue their careers well beyond his age of 44. Even still, McNish isn’t most drivers.
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Early Reaction from Twitter to Allan McNish Retirement [UPDATED]

by on 17 December 2013 in Audi News

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The Twittersphere is very active this morning following Allan McNish’s announcement of retirement. Here’s just a sampling. More…

Allan McNish Steps Down from Audi Factory Race Program Following Championship Title

by on 17 December 2013 in Motorsport

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Britain’s triple Le Mans 24 Hour race winner bows out on top after ultra-successful 32-year motorsport career. More…

Audi Sport News Brief: WEC

by on 8 December 2013 in Motorsport

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All the latest news from Audi Sport’s FIA WEC squad including the FIA prize-giving gala. More…

Audi Sport News Brief: WEC

by on 1 December 2013 in Motorsport

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Looking ahead to 2014, taking a closer look at the championship-winning team and a Q&A with Chris Reinke, head of LMP. More…

2013 Holiday Gift Guide for the Audi Enthusiast

by on 30 November 2013 in Miscellaneous Features

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Having survived Black Friday, it’s about that time of year that we publish our annual Holiday Gift Guide for the Audi Enthusiast. Each year this website endeavors to piece together a perfect gift list for Audi enthusiasts. Items on this list may range from a couple of dollars to several thousand, from easily purchased locally to extensive hoop-jumping involved. Some may be obvious Audi-branded goods, while others simply follow a similar philosophy like Audi ultra lightweight design or tailored customization akin to Audi Exclusive. Whatever the case, we think most any enthusiast would be happy to have most items from this list. We do hope you agree and further, would like to wish you a happy holiday season no matter your spiritual engine. More…

WEC: Allan McNish First Scotsman in History to Win World Sportscar Title

by on 15 November 2013 in Motorsport

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Britain’s Allan McNish secured the 2013 FIA World Endurance Championship with a race still to run when the Dumfries-born ace brought his hybrid-diesel Audi home third in the latest race in China today (SAT).
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Tom Kristensen & Allan McNish Confirmed for AutoSport International 2013

by on 12 November 2013 in Audi News

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After taking yet another victory in the world’s toughest race, the 24 Hours of Le Mans, and winning the FIA World Endurance Championship, Tom Kristensen and Allan McNish will celebrate their sensational 2013 season at Autosport International next January.
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Duval/Kristensen/McNish World Champions with Audi

by on 9 November 2013 in Motorsport

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Loïc Duval, Tom Kristensen and Allan McNish have won the 2013 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) for Audi. This is what you should know about the new World Champions. More…

WEC: Sixth Victory of Season for Audi + Duval/McNish/Kristensen Driver’s Championship in Shanghai

by on 9 November 2013 in Motorsport

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On clinching a title and the sixth victory of the season at the seventh of eight rounds of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), Audi had two reasons to celebrate. After the success in the Manufacturers’ World Championship had been determined in Japan three weeks earlier, Loïc Duval/Tom Kristensen/Allan McNish (F/DK/GB) in the Audi R18 e-tron quattro won the drivers’ classification* in China. At Shanghai, the trio only had to take third place. Their team-mates Marcel Fässler/André Lotterer/Benoît Tréluyer (CH/D/F) won the race following a strong performance. More…

WEC: Audi Early World Champions in Japan

by on 20 October 2013 in Motorsport

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Audi has defended its titles early in the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) in Japan. The success with the R18 e-tron quattro was achieved by Audi Sport Team Joest in odd circumstances: Heavy rain at Fuji meant that not a single lap could be completed under the Green Flag. In the end, the leaders of the standings, Loïc Duval/Tom Kristensen/Allan McNish (F/DK/GB), as the best Audi team took second place overall in the race, their team-mates Marcel Fässler/André Lotterer/Benoît Tréluyer (CH/D/F) were classified in fourth place in the LMP1 category. Consequently, the drivers’ classification will be decided between the two Audi squads at the remaining rounds. More…