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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…

Video: Audi RS 4 Trackday Rollover at Willow Springs Raceway

by on 25 March 2015 in Video

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We can’t say we really like the idea of crash videos involving Audis, because they always result in the destruction of a nice car. That said, they also remind us just how safe these cars are and also the value of driving safely. Given all this, we felt the need to share a video by […] More…

Video: Inspirational Audi R8 Owner Talks about Being an Enthusiast with Disabilities

by on 25 March 2015 in Audi Driver Video

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When we first hatched the idea for our Audi Driver series, the idea was simply to highlight interesting people who own the cars we love. Often this means the person is a celebrity, actor or athlete. Fame isn’t the only thing that makes people interesting and worth reading about though, and that is well exemplified by R8 owner Wayne Simpson.
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Modded Euros Dyno Tests Neuspeed Power Module for Audi S3

by on 20 March 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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Aftermarket destination Modded Euros recently strapped a new Audi S3 to a Dynojet AWD dyno in order to test Neuspeed’s Power Module, a plug-and-play ECU mapping device and alternative to the traditional ‘flash.’  With the help of a cold air intake, the module was found to increase power by 37hp and 38tq to the wheels. […] More…

Video: Audi allroad Hoonage, Russian Dashcam Edition

by on 13 March 2015 in Video

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We’ll be honest, the whole film genre of Russian dash cams is something we find perpetually entertaining and a bit of a guilty pleasure. It’s not deep and thoughtful stuff mind you, but it’s always good for a short burst of entertainment on a Friday afternoon. Case in point is this short, shot as presumably a friend of a C5 allroad owner hoons around on public city streets during some inclement winter weather. More…

Audi Annual Press Conference: €5 Billion Profit in 2014, Full Speed Ahead

by on 12 March 2015 in Audi News

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Audi Group 2014: revenue of over €50 billion, operating profit above €5 billion, operating return on sales of 9.6 percent  High level of financial strength demonstrated by net cash flow of €3 billion and profit before tax of approximately €6 billion  Audi CEO Rupert Stadler: “After a very positive start to this year, we aim […] More…

New “Mechanics” TV Spot from Audi Deutschland Promotes Factory Service with World War Z Like Effects

by on 28 February 2015 in Audi News

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Audi Deutschland has released a new TV spot entitled Mechanics that promotes factory dealer service for your Audi. And, while that may seem like a relatively boring topic, monumental effects harkening Brad Pitt’s World War Z zombie movie work to make it a bit more attention-grabbing.
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New Video & More Photos Offer Better View of New Audi R8

by on 27 February 2015 in Audi News

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Audi dropped their first photos and details of the new R8 yesterday, and today has followed that up with even more content. Among this mix of media and information is a short video trailer and also a fair share of marketing photos depicting the R8 V10 and V10 plus models in both grey and red. More…

New Audi TT Scores Four Stars on Euro NCAP Crash Tests (with Video)

by on 26 February 2015 in Audi News

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Not only good-looking, great handling and technology laden, it turns out the new Audi TT coupe is also quite safe. Several examples of the car were recently subjected to the full round of the Euro NCAP crash testing and came off with a top score of four stars overall. More…

New Audi R8 Video Teaser Shares More Details of Car

by on 19 February 2015 in Video

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Yesterday, many European publications ran stories from a “test ride” session Audi held recently at Ascari, where these journalists could ride along around the track in a new Audi R8 test mule and driven by professional race driver Frank Stippler. Today, Audi Deutschland has also released some video from the event. It’s a short video […] More…

Video: Motor Trend and Randy Pobst drive the Audi R18 e-tron quattro and R8 LMS ultra

by on 18 February 2015 in Motorsport Video

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It’s hard not to be envious of Motor Trend’s Randy Pobst. As this video will show you, they recently had a chance to sample two of the most amazing Audis possible. Perhaps the pinnacle was the 2014 Le Mans winning #2 R18 e-tron quattro, with a quick warm-up in the 2014 Nurburgring winning Audi R8 LMS ultra. Jerks. More…

Video: Group B, When Men were Men and Liability Laws Were Nonexistent

by on 18 February 2015 in Video Vintage & Youngtimer News

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Legends don’t really come from mediocre things. It is an unwritten rule. People tell stories and or fantasize about the things that broke the rules and that were dangerous. Things like Group B. You simply couldn’t do them today. More…