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Audi in the DTM: ‘We Are The Champions’

by on 27 March 2015 in Motorsport

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Ekström, Rockenfeller and Scheider particularly sought-after  Audi drivers in eager anticipation of the new DTM format  Season opener at Hockenheim on the first weekend in May Ingolstadt/Estoril – ‘We Are The Champions’ – the famous song by the legendary rock band Queen is Audi Sport’s motto for the 2015 DTM. Audi will be starting the […] More…

Audi Sport News Update: DTM

by on 26 February 2015 in Motorsport

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Timo Scheider on a Mountain Bike through South Africa [source: Audi Sport] Audi driver Timo Scheider is going to pedal. From March 15 to 22, the two-time DTM Champion will be competing in the Cape Epic mountain bike stage race in South Africa with the factory team of the Cologne-based bike manufacturer Bulls. During the […] More…

Q&A: Mattias Ekstrom on DTM Festival and RallyCross S1

by on 22 February 2015 in Motorsport

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The Audi driver about the DTM festival at Hockenheim and the planned joint appearance of the DTM and FIA Rallycross World Championship (World RX). More…

Audi RS 3 Sportback: First Drives & Video Guide to the Internet

by on 27 January 2015 in via Fourtitude Video

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One of the things we hate about being new media in a world still run by largely old media rules is that we didn’t get to drive the new Audi RS 3 Sportback just yet. You see, the European press got a stab at hooning them in the snow and such in Finland, and sharing […] More…

Audi Driver Ekström Takes Neureuther for a Ride on Ice at Kitzbühel (with Video)

by on 27 January 2015 in Motorsport

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A hot test drive in cold Tyrol: On the occasion of the Audi FIS Ski World Cup in Kitzbühel, slalom ace Felix Neureuther did a few laps at the wheel of DTM star Mattias Ekström’s Audi S1 EKS RX. In a slalom practice with a difference, the skiing star demonstrated that he is a fast learner. More…

FIA World Rallycross: Anton Marklund Switches to EKS Audi S1 for 2015

by on 26 January 2015 in Motorsport

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Sweden’s Anton Marklund will join EKS to drive an Audi S1 EKS RX Quattro in this year’s FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy. The 22-year-old, who drove full-time for Volkswagen Marklund Motorsport in last year’s World RX, will switch to EKS under two-time DTM Champion, Mattias Ekstrom.
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New Audi RS 3 Content Drops

by on 26 January 2015 in Audi News PhotoGraphic Video

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The Audi RS 3 has now enjoyed its first initial time with the world media and as a result we’re getting new photo and video assets of the brand’s newest RS-car.
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Video: Walter Röhrl Drives Mattias Ekström’s S1 EKS RX quattro

by on 30 December 2014 in Video

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Despite being old enough to retire, Walter Rohrl keeps himself quite busy by being a test driver for Porsche and doing countless appearances throughout the industry.  As a legendary driver and former Audi Rally ace, many of these appearances tie in with the four rings, and the latest is no different.  Current Audi Rallycross driver Mattias […] More…

Video: Audi quattro RC Car Challenge with Ekstrom S1 EKS RX

by on 22 December 2014 in Motorsport Video

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We don’t get to see a lot of Mattias Ekstrom’s Audi S1 EKS RX rallycross car, so when we spotted that Audi Deutschland had produced a hooning video starring Ecki and the car, we had to check it out. The premise is simple, pit Ekstrom and his S1 rally car against a young RC car champion and set them loose in an urban decay sort of environment. More…

FIA World RX Teams’ Title to be Decided in Argentina

by on 25 November 2014 in Motorsport

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The three-way battle for the Teams’ Trophy in the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy will be concluded at Total Rallycross of Argentina later this week (28-29 November) with Volkswagen Marklund Motorsport, Ford Olsbergs MSE and Team Peugeot-Hansen all vying for the title.  The runners-up spot in the Drivers’ Championship will also be […] More…

DTM: Audi 1-2-3 in Hockenheim Qualifying

by on 20 October 2014 in Motorsport

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Strong showing by the four rings in the DTM finale at Hockenheim (Sunday live on ‘Das Erste’ starting 13.30): Miguel Molina, Mattias Ekström and Edoardo Mortara secured the best three grid positions for Audi for the last race of the year. Six Audi RS 5 DTM cars in total made it into the top eight in qualifying. Before the race starts, a driverless Audi RS 7 and the new Audi TT cup will be making a grand appearance as well. More…

DTM: Audi Sport Victorious at Zandvoort

by on 29 September 2014 in Motorsport

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In what was arguably the most thrilling race of the year Mattias Ekström kept a cool head and gave Audi its first victory of the DTM season at Zandvoort. For the Swede, this marked an amazing fourth triumph at Zandvoort, for Audi, it was the seventh success in eleven runs on the challenging track in the Dutch dunes. More…