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Audi Announces R8 V10 plus “selection 24h” special edition

by on 10 May 2016 in Audi News

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Today Audi announced the upcoming R8 V10 plus “selection 24h” special edition, commemorating the R8 LMS’s 323 victories in national and international races since its introduction in 2009.  Limited to just 24 examples, the selection 24h will be immediately recognizable to fans of the brand through use of special Misano Red highlights on the exterior, matte-finish […] More…

Urban Werks Gives Suzuka Grey R8 the Ceramic Pro Treatment

by on 1 December 2015 in Choice Gear

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania-based Urban Werks has been making quite a name for themselves lately, offering high-end detailing services to private customers and dealership chains in and around central Pennsylvania.  Recently, they applied their knowledge and the extremely impressive Ceramic Pro detailing products to a customer’s daily-driven Suzuka Grey R8. Although it once carried a nearly $200k price tag, […] More…

On Location: Audi A4 S line competition plus at Audi Mechanicsburg

by on 16 July 2015 in On Location

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While at Audi Mechanicsburg this week getting prepped for this weekend’s Waterfest event, we happened to hear that they had a new 2016 A4 S line competition plus that had just arrived. Even better, they were kind enough to let us take detailed photos of the car. Unlike the photo we published earlier in the […] More…

Suzuka Grey S3 Cabriolet a Bold Build from Audi Exclusive

by on 9 July 2015 in Audi Exclusive

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Convertibles at the Audi Exclusive showroom in Neckarsulm are a bit of an opportunity. quattro GmbH always builds interesting cars for this space, but it is the drop tops that offer them the best chance to show off a car that’s extra pretty on the inside. Case in point is this Suzuka Grey metallic S3 Cabriolet. More…

Photo Gallery: More Shots of Audi RS 7 from European Launch

by on 18 July 2013 in PhotoGraphic

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Audi is in the midst of a European press launch of the new RS 7. Likely you’ve caught a few early reviews from places like Road & Track and Car & Driver’s European contributors. We’ve also run information, photos and footage released around the event already, but we’ve now gotten our hands on even more photos released around the launch.

Audi Exclusive Sighting: S5 Cabriolet & Matching R8 GT in Suzuka Grey Matte

by on 31 January 2013 in Audi Exclusive

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Whenever you hear about custom paint options like those offered by Audi Exclusive, you inevitably here reference of it being the perfect service for the guy who wants to paint a car to match a beloved automotive toy… say an Audi R8 GT. When Audi Henderson’s Internet Sales Manager Sal Odzakovic dropped us a note, […] More…

Bolt-On – T-Bolt Audi S5 with Impressive Aftermarket Mix

by on 24 January 2013 in Feature Cars

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If you’re a regular in the Audi enthusiast forum scene or are familiar with the Targa Trophy road rally series on the west coast, then it’s highly likely that this Audi S5 and its owner need no introducing. Just in case this is all new to you though, this car is owned by Tina Hage, […] More…

Audi R8 China Edition – Malibu Blue, Suzuka Grey and Shark Skin!

by on 6 December 2012 in Audi News

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Just before the current-generation Audi R8 ends production, Audi China has announced two limited edition models that are nearly as hard-edged as the vaunted R8 GT. Perhaps the boldest of the two is the Audi R8 China Edition, with just 80 examples planned of this Malibu Blue coupe with Suzuka Grey blade. It even includes shark skin elements in the cabin.

Feature: One of 1 – Bespoke R8 V10 from the Factory

by on 19 October 2012 in Feature Cars

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It all started with a photo posted on Facebook. At least that’s when it blipped on our radar. A friend who’s a manager at Volkswagen posted a shot of a matte grey R8, likely one of the first examples of Audi’s new Exclusive Selection Edition R8s, casually parked in the back lot of Audi of America’s headquarters in Herndon, Virginia. A week later we’re in Virginia to photograph this recent addition to the Audi of America executive fleet and shortly after detonating our own social media photo bomb on Instagram, an eagle-eyed reader points out that the car is wearing a V10 badge even though V10 examples are supposed to be white. Good point.

4 Season 2010 Audi S4 Report 1: Introduction

by on 15 February 2010 in Tech Procedures, FAQs & Installs

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When rumors first broke that the Audi S4 would move from a naturally aspirated V8 to a forced-induction V6, we have to admit that we were pleased. After all, it was the B5-platform S4 with its bi-turbo V6 that really put Audi on the performance scene a decade ago. With all-wheel-drive and an easily tuned […] More…

2006 Essen Motor Show: Audi Perspective

by on 6 December 2006 in Events Coverage

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For Americans, the Essen Motor Show is most easily described as Europe’s answer to the SEMA Show. In as much, Essen is and it isn’t. As is SEMA to the American market, Essen represents the who’s who of the European aftermarket industry and a handful of progressive car manufacturers who see value in attending. Unlike […] More…