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Find of the Day: $75,000 Nogaro Blue B5 RS 4 Avant Legally in the USA.

by on 18 February 2015 in In Market

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There’s no doubt that the B5 Audi RS 4 Avant is top shelf when it comes to desirability amongst enthusiasts. That it can be imported legally (not very easily), makes it even more desirable since several have been brought stateside. What you see here is one of those examples, listed this week on Craigslist’s Denver page for the sum of $75,000.

Video: Return of the Four Rings Looks Back on B5 A4 BTCC Super Touring Era

by on 2 February 2015 in Motorsport Video Vintage & Youngtimer News

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Our B5 A4 super touring car Find of the Day today inspired us to head over to YouTube and look up footage and races from the era these cars raced. We hit the virtual motherland, though tops amongst that is The Return of the Four Rings series that catalogues Audi Sport’s championship-winning 1996 season in the British Touring Car Championship. More…

Find of the Day: 1995 Audi A4 quattro Super Touring Racecar

by on 2 February 2015 in In Market Motorsport Vintage & Youngtimer News

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It may be the Audi R18 that gets all the glory nowadays, or the venerable ur quattro rally cars that started the legend… but it is the A4 Super Touring that launched Audi’s modern era of models and lit the fuse for the passion of many Audi fanatics today in their 30s and 40s. With […] More…

Video: quattro is Beautiful, Slow Motion, Snow Throwing Car Porn

by on 16 January 2015 in Video

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We know a guy from our discussion forums. He’s got this very clean and very cool B5 S4 in Nogaro Blue. He lives in the American north, and as such he likes to hoon about and have fun when it snows. Well, it’s been snowing so he’s been hooning. Also, he’s been playing with slow motion video effects. The result is maddeningly cool.

Video: Why Good Motor Mounts are Important

by on 10 December 2014 in Video

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Certain parts of our cars get neglected.  We’re all guilty of it.  Chances are, if it doesn’t make an obnoxious noise or cause a warning light, the majority of us are likely to ignore some issues altogether.  One such often-neglected item are engine and transmission mounts.  Seeing as they connect a continuously-moving item to the […] More…

SEMA 2014: Dubkorps/AWOL B5 Audi RS 4 Avant

by on 11 November 2014 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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If any one car qualifies as a “Master of Disguise” then it’s likely this B5 RS 4 owned by J.J. Larson. The car qualifies as perhaps one of the most seasoned SEMA veterans going, having displayed at the show more times than we can count and under many, many different looks… and at the same […] More…

Waterfest 2014: Best of B5

by on 28 July 2014 in Events News

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Waterfest 2014 may have already come and gone, but it is still front and center in our minds.  With nearly 1700 shutter actuations, we realize that it can be a bit overwhelming to go through all of our galleries.  Keeping that in mind, we will be assembling our ten favorite cars from each of our […] More…

Event: Waterfest 2014, Audi Perspective

by on 22 July 2014 in Events Coverage

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Now in its 20th year, Waterfest continues to bring Audi and Volkswagen enthusiasts from around the US and Canada to Englishtown, New Jersey for one weekend each July. For Waterfest 20 it seemed that mother nature has become a fan as well, gracing us with a mid-summer version of the ‘Polar Vortex’, which had a much higher approval rating than the one we lived through this winter.

Worthersee 2014 Photo Gallery: Day 3

by on 15 May 2014 in Audi News

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Yesterday was the third day that UK contributor Si Gray was on the ground in Worthersee and finally the weather broke. Good weather means great cars and even more are beginning to show up according to Si. As Audi begins its own blitz of PR with the A3 clubsport quattro concept that will be officially shown the week after next in Worthersee, the esteemed Mr. Gray continues to send over the latest news of privately owned and tailored Audis that have made their way to that small Austrian town on the lake.

Find of the Day: Audi S4 Avant with RS 4 Widebody

by on 28 April 2014 in In Market

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It’s relatively common for people to lose interest in a project car.  Things happen, priorities change, and it’s time to move on.  Most of the time, this happens relatively early on in the process. The car is put up for sale in the form of a bare shell, covered in primer with a few boxes […] More…

Intel: Hackenberg Interviewed by Car & Driver, Schools them on B5 Platform Dev

by on 23 April 2014 in Rumors, Renders & Spy Photos via Fourtitude

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Audi AG’s corporate technology officer (and head of development) Dr. Ulrich Hackenberg is essentially the man in Ingolstadt. At a brand known for engineering and technology, his position is critical to the marque. And, while newly named to this position, Hackenberg is not new to Audi nor its development wing. Quite the opposite actually.

Find of the Day: How Much Would You Pay for an Audi S4 B5?

by on 7 April 2014 in Audi News In Market

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The B5 chassis S4’s Twin-Turbocharged 2.7L V6 was a dream for both tuners and enthusiasts from the moment it debuted.  In the years since, owners have relentlessly tinkered with their cars and continue to push the platform further and further with new parts coming to market quite regularly- some more extreme than others.  This brings […] More…