For Audi enthusiasts

Latest Fourtitude Stories

HRE Wheels Becomes Distributor for Akrapovič Car Exhaust in USA and Canada

by on 28 May 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

audi r8 v10 exhaust akrapovic 013 600x300 photo

HRE Performance Wheels, manufacturer of the world’s finest Monoblok and three-piece forged wheels, announced today that it has been selected as the official Akrapovič distributor of their car exhaust systems for the United States and Canada. Over the years, Akrapovič’s relationship with HRE has grown from a close partnership at marketing events to now leveraging […] More…

Bilstein and Nürburgring Extend Partnership

by on 21 May 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

R8 24h Nurburgring 600x300 photo

Cooperation for another five years Inauguration of BILSTEIN bend Nürburg, Ennepetal. There are combinations that are simply unparalleled – such as that of the tradition-steeped Eifel race track and the suspension expert BILSTEIN.  The strain put on suspensions during 20.832 km in the “Green Hell” equals that of 365 days of trips from Hamburg to Munich […] 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

b8 v30 release lg 600x300 photo

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…

The New Audi Q3 with 210 hp TDI from Abt Sportsline

by on 19 May 2015 in Audi News

Audi Q3 2015 Abt Sportsline 442 600x300 photo

Hardly any other Volkswagen Group engine is used by so many people for economical reasons than the 2.0 TDI. But being economical does not mean being economical with fun, as the latest “Q“ by ABT Sportsline attests to: at its heart is an ABT–POWER–New–Generation uprating from 184 hp / 135 kW to 210 hp / […] More…

Project B85 allroad: Sport Springs from H&R

by on 18 May 2015 in Project B85 allroad

project b85 cover 600x300 photo

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…

APR Presents the Audi S3 Stage II ECU Upgrade & Quarter Mile Record

by on 14 May 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

mk7 golf r release lg 600x300 photo

APR is pleased to announce the Stage II ECU Upgrade for the Golf R and S3 is now available for the North American market with other markets around the world to follow. APR’s Stage II ECU Upgrade is designed to work with APR’s upcoming Cast Downpipe Exhaust System and builds upon APR’s already incredible Stage […] More…

Abt Sportsline for the New Audi TT Roadster

by on 12 May 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

Audi TT Roadster Abt Sportsline Mk3 759 600x300 photo

When the new Audi TT Roadster removes its top, it will get breezy! After all, even in the four-cylinder 2.0 TFSI, 230 hp (169 kW) make for high wind speeds indeed. Now, ABT Sportsline upgrades the car – as with the coupé – to a mighty 310 hp (228 kW), no less than the production-type TTS, which, incidentally, ABT Sportsline beats by 440 to 370 Nm. “And to make you even more certain of its quality, I issue a comprehensive guarantee to go with this ABT Power New Generation uprating. This guarantee is now valid in many European countries,” says CEO Hans-Jürgen Abt. More…

Highway Rivals: ABT Lends the S6 an Almost RS6-Like 550 HP

by on 7 May 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

ABT S6 Avant 960 600x300 photo

Audi RS6 beats the S6? This former wisdom is now almost rendered obsolete by ABT Sportsline, which launches a performance package putting the sporty S6 near the same level as its supersporty cousin. “With ABT Power New Generation we much raise the pulse and the Avant or limo’s performance, too,” says a pleased CEO Hans Jürgen Abt. Instead of […] More…

Abt Audi RS Q3 AutoBild Allrad Readers’ Poll – Theo Award for the Best Tuner

by on 7 May 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

Abt Sportsline Audi RS Q3 305 600x300 photo

Two awards! While ABT Sportsline didn’t have a booth of its own at this year’s Tuning World Bodensee (30.03.-03.04.), the globally largest tuner of cars produced by the Volkswagen Group got two important awards presented in the context of this famous German trade fair: the “Yokohama 4×4 Award“ and “Theo Award“. “We are very proud that ABT Sportsline enjoys so much confidence and name recognition,” says CEO Hans-Jürgen Abt. More…

APR Releases Cast Downpipe for 2.5 TFSI Applications

by on 6 May 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

downpipe release ttrs s3 large 600x300 photo

APR is pleased to present the ultimate Cast Downpipe Exhaust System! Product Page Upgrading the restrictive factory downpipe with the APR Cast Downpipe Exhaust System is a great way to increase performance and add a sophisticated growl to the exhaust note. Ideal performance is achieved through expelling exhaust gasses at maximum velocity through APR’s proprietary, […] More…

Forge Releases Engine Oil Cooler for B7 Audi RS4 4.2 V8

by on 29 April 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

forge oc 1 600x300 photo

Respected VW Group tuner Forge Motorsport has released a comprehensive oil cooler kit for the Audi RS 4 4.2 V8 model. This kit is ideal for anyone that likes to drive their RS 4 quickly and perfect for anyone that uses their car for track work or towing. Due to compromises in the original design however, this kit is also a great way of avoiding a potential oil loss – and engine failure – even on a completely standard car. More…

Aggressiv Center Console Organizers Now Available at USP!

by on 27 April 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

Audi Installed 21 600x300 photo

Audis are notorious for having limited storage space. If you like to keep everything neat and organized you probably find yourself struggling to keep small items like coins and pens and larger items like your cologne or your wallet organized inside your center console. Neat freaks rejoice! Now there is a simple and cost effective […] More…