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Qualified Rumor: Audi Plans R8 V6T to Replace 4.2 FSI

by on 25 February 2016 in Rumors, Renders & Spy Photos

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When Audi launched the all-new second-generation R8 last year, it did so with a V10 only model. Suggestions of anything smaller than that were flatly discounted to us by then new and now retiring quattro Gmbh boss Heinz Hollerweger, though rumors of an smaller engine persisted in parts of the press who’d know if it were under consideration. In as much, we’d always banked on there being an engine choice slotted below the V10 for the Audi R8, though whether it was an upcoming biturbo 3.0-liter V6 or the TT RS’ burbling 2.5 TFSI remained a point of contention.

Audi of America Retains PMK-BNC as Public Relations Agency of Record

by on 19 February 2016 in Audi News

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After a competitive review, Audi taps incumbent PMK-BNC to lead the U.S. business PMK-BNC to continue its award-winning work across corporate, automotive, lifestyle and entertainment The retention marks the continuation of a decade-long partnership Audi of America has awarded PMK-BNC with its U.S. public relations business. Continuing its long-standing partnership, PMK-BNC will represent Audi as agency of record […] More…

2015 Holiday Gift Guide for Audi Enthusiasts

by on 30 November 2015 in Choice Gear Miscellaneous Features

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CyberMonday seems about as good a day as any to kick off our annual Gift Guide for Audi enthusiasts. Each year Fourtitude endeavors to assemble a mix of cool gifts for your favorite Audi owner or enthusiast. From affordable to expensive, easy to find or complicated acquisition, the mix you’ll find here will prove you […] More…

PhotoGraphic: Audi R8 LMX and RS 6 Avant Own the Night

by on 16 November 2015 in PhotoGraphic

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Poll nearly any Audi fan about their top two current-generation cars and most likely the Audi R8 and RS 6 Avant will make the list, perhaps only swapping order depending on one’s stage in life. Imagining having access to both is a fantasy, except perhaps if you are the likes of André Lotterer who has one of each… and also Rushinroulette Photography. More…

Find of the Day: Yellow Liberty Walk SEMA R8 Already on Market

by on 12 November 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News In Market

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It’s been no more than a week since the SEMA Show and already one of the three Liberty Walk R8 builds has turned up on the market. Show attendees will remember it as the only yellow example and the one that was displayed over at DUB. More…

Choice Gear: White Audi R8 GT Ride-On

by on 12 November 2015 in Audi News

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One modded Audi at SEMA that got a surprising amount of attention from our readers was this Liberty Walk Audi R8 GT… ride-on. Yes, ride-on, as in an electrically driven car for kids to drive. In as much, we’ve done a little research. More…

Liberty Walk Audi R8 Widebody at VIAIR: SEMA 2015

by on 11 November 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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There were no less than three Audi R8 widebody’s on display by Japan-based Liberty Walk Performance. This particular coupe, likely Audi’s Nimbus Grey in color, qualifies not just as our favorite but maybe the coolest Audi on display at this year’s SEMA Show.

SEMA 2015: Even More Audis We Didn’t Highlight on Their Own

by on 11 November 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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With the number of Audi models ever-growing at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas, we’ve decided to pen a post that is the catch-all, highlighting all of the cars we haven’t posted a dedicated story for. Consider these highlight cars, sometimes with a lower degree of mods and more likely with a lower degree of awareness […] More…

Audi A4 and R8 Win Golden Steering Wheel Awards

by on 11 November 2015 in Audi News

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The new Audi A4 Sedan* and the new Audi R8* have won the Golden Steering Wheel 2015. The selection was made by readers of Auto Bild magazine and Bild am Sonntag newspaper together with an international panel of experts. The prize, among the most coveted honors in the automotive industry, was presented tonight at the Axel Springer headquarters in Berlin. More…

AutoArt Prior Design Audi R8 at Axalta: SEMA 2015

by on 10 November 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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Are you a member of the Brown Car Appreciation Society? We’re guessing the Chicago-based owner of this particular R8, besides having a solid sense of humor, may be on the board. It’s rare you see any brown R8, much less one so modified as this Prior Design influenced car we encountered at SEMA. More…

Audi S8 plus, RS 7 performance and R8 to Make US Debut at LA Auto Show

by on 10 November 2015 in Audi News

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The second generation of the R8 high-performance halo car makes its U.S. auto show debut Auto show debut of new RS 7 performance enhances brand’s dynamic profile S8 plus strengthens Audi’s position in premium sedan segment Reinforcing the brand’s success from road to track, Audi will showcase a trio of new performance vehicles – including […] More…

Liberty Walk Audi R8 at Rennen International: SEMA 2015

by on 10 November 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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Welcome to the fantasy world of the SEMA Show, where widebody Audi R8s aren’t just found… they’re the most common four-ringer to be found. Adding to their numbers in a bold way must certainly be this Liberty Walk widebody coupe displayed by Rennen International. First thing’s first, and that’s the most obvious styling cue that […] More…