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Video: iAcrophobia WideBody Audi A4 Avant with AccuAir B8 Sport Kit

by on 17 June 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News Video

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Air suspension manufacturer AccuAir has released a great new video featuring Rilber Li’s bagged widebody Audi A4 Avant. Clearly the purpose of the short is to promote the firm’s B8 SportKit package, but the side effect is a great-yet-quick lifestyle piece highlighting Rilber and his A4.

034 Motorsport Announces Billet Aluminum X-Brace Upgrade for B8 and B8.5 Audi Models

by on 11 June 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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034Motorsport is proud to offer the Billet Aluminum X-Brace Chassis Reinforcement Upgrade for the B8 & B8.5 Audi A4/S4/RS4, A5/S5/RS5, and Q5/SQ5! The factory Audi front subframe brace is manufactured from multiple pieces of stamped steel, and allows for performance-hindering chassis flex under load. This torsional flex can result in improper suspension geometry and alignment when […] More…

034Motorsport Presents New Billet Aluminum Rear Differential Carrier Mount Insert Upgrade for B8 and D4 Audi Models

by on 9 June 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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034Motorsport is pleased to present the new Billet Aluminum Rear Differential Carrier Mount Insert Upgrade for the B8 Audi A4/S4/RS4, A5/S5/RS5, Q5/SQ5 & C7 Audi A6/S6/RS6, A7/S7/RS7, as well as the D4 Audi A8/S8! The factory Audi rear differential carrier bushings have voids in the rubber damping medium, which results in excessive rear differential movement (twisting) […] More…

Find of the Day: 2009 Audi A4 DTM Racecar

by on 29 May 2015 in In Market Motorsport

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Okay, so we’re guessing this isn’t part of the Audi Certified Pre-Owned Program. Also, it carries a bit of a premium for a pre-facelift B8 Audi A4 that’s logged just 6500 km. On the upside, it’s a purpose built racecar and a legitimate DTM car. More…

APR Present a Free Stage 1 & 2 Update for the B8 S4/S5 3.0 TFSI

by on 19 May 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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APR is pleased to announce version 3.0 Stage I and Stage II ECU Upgrades are now available for the B8 S4 and S5 3.0 TFSI platform. The latest updates offer a wide gamut of enhancements to our already stellar performance packages and come in the form of smoother operation, increase torque and increase horsepower across […] More…

Project B85 allroad: Sport Springs from H&R

by on 18 May 2015 in Project B85 allroad

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When Audi launched the B8-based A4 allroad, it made a fundamental change to the allroad game plan. Not surprisingly, most allroad owners with sporting intentions wish to lower their cars. More…

2015 Audi Q5 Earns Top Safety Pick+ Rating from IIHS

by on 14 May 2015 in Audi News

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The 2016 Audi Q5, when equipped with the available Driver Assistance package and produced after January 2015, has earned the rating of Top Safety Pick+, the highest 2015 rating available from the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety (IIHS). The 2016 Q5 recently underwent the IIHS Small Overlap Front Crash test and received the highest possible rating of “good”. More…

Driven: 2014 Audi S4 Nogaro Blue Design Package

by on 1 May 2015 in Reviews & Road Tests

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Every time another new Audi gets launched without manual transmission or station wagon gets dropped from the lineup here in North America, we hear the same thing. There’s a question of enthusiast bona fides for those who choose Audi’s product mix. Those who plan these cars are also tasked with selling more and more and […] More…

Feature: E85 B8.5 Audi allroad E85 K04 Development Car by APR

by on 30 April 2015 in Feature Cars

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We’ll admit it. We’re fans of the sleeper concept. Take an unsuspecting car that intimidates no one and upgrade the car’s performance in order to transform it into the proverbial wolf in sheep’s clothing. Such is the plight of this rather ordinary looking A4 allroad. More…

Neidfaktor Audi RS 4 Ghost Project Turns Tailoring Skills toward B8.5 Basis

by on 22 April 2015 in Audi News

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We were already fans of the work from Neidfaktor. Best known for custom tailored interiors of Audi RS 6 Avants, the firm’s “Ghost Project” based on an RS 4 Avant shows what the same level of material craftsmanship can do to the all-popular B8.5 cockpit. More…

Driven: 2015 Audi RS 5 Coupe

by on 14 April 2015 in Reviews & Road Tests

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“I wish there was a way to know you’re in the good old days before you’ve actually left them.” These are the good old days, and we take a run with one uber enjoyable coupe that is definitely still here. More…

APR Announces New B8 2.0T Stage I, Stage II and K04 ECU Upgrades!

by on 27 February 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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With over half a decade of development poured into this platform, APR’s Engineers are pleased to deliver several free upgrades to our existing customers. APR Stage I, Stage II and our K04 Turbocharger ECU upgrades are now revised with our new calibration strategies designed to produce a fantastic driving experience with more power and torque […] More…