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Video: Behold, the Power of quattro.

posted by on 19 November 2014 in Audi News

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It’s not news really. quattro kicks ass in the snow. Rear-wheel drive cars like an E36 BMW…. not so much. News or not though, this video of a B3 Audi 80 Avant pulling the aforementioned BMW out of a snowy ditch is thoroughly enjoyable to watch. More…

FIA WEC: 6 Hours of Shanghai Race Report + Watch Race Video

posted by on 3 November 2014 in Motorsport

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Audi just missed out on a podium place in round six of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) at Shanghai. Marcel Fässler/André Lotterer/Benoît Tréluyer (CH/D/F) in the best Audi R18 e-tron quattro had to admit defeat in the six-hour race. The Le Mans winners crossed the finish line in front of their team-mates Lucas di Grassi/Loïc Duval/Tom Kristensen (BR/F/DK). More…

FIA WEC: Audi Sport Qualifying Report + Watch Session Video

posted by on 2 November 2014 in Motorsport

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Lucas di Grassi/Loïc Duval/Tom Kristensen best Audi driver team Marcel Fässler/André Lotterer/Benoît Tréluyer on third row as well  Audi Sport Team Joest thoroughly prepared for the race Ingolstadt/Shanghai – Audi took fifth and sixth place in qualifying for round six of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC). In the race, Audi – currently the runner-up […] More…

Video: Lapping the Nurburgring in an Audi R8 V8

posted by on 30 October 2014 in Video

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Ever wondered what it’s like to put in a hot lap at the legendary Nürburgring behind the wheel of an Audi R8?  Thanks to a video uploaded by YouTube channel FlatOut Brasil, today is your lucky day.  Putting in a time of 8:17 from Bridge to Gantry on a surface that the uploader calls “damp”, […] More…

Video: ProSpeed Audi quattro S1 Hillclimb Assault

posted by on 17 October 2014 in Video

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Frequent visitors to the site will no doubt recognize the ProSpeed Audi Sport Quattro Hillclimb car, as it has been featured on our pages many many times.  But just because we are familiar with the car, doesn’t mean in any way that we are beginning to tire of it.  Check out the video below to […] More…

What Happens When this Guy Spends Too Much Time on a Mountain? quattro.

posted by on 8 October 2014 in Video

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Simon Beck is an ex Cartographer who enjoys tramping snow on the side of a mountain. Think of crop circles but in the snow and you get the idea of Simon’s type of work. However, what happens when Simon hooks up with Audi marketing staff who want to continue to emphasize creatively the association between Audi’s quattro all-wheel drive system and snow? More…

Video: FIA Formula E Talks with Hans-Jurgen Abt

posted by on 3 October 2014 in Motorsport

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After winning the first ever FIA Formula E race in the most dramatic fashion possible with Lucas Di Grassi behind the wheel, Audi Sport ABT team owner Hans-Jurgen Abt sat down for a quick interview with the sanctioning body’s media team to talk a bit about the series and why ABT got involved with it. […] More…

Choice Gear: GoPro Hero4

posted by on 30 September 2014 in Choice Gear

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To say that GoPro cameras have come a long way since their introduction in 2004 just might be the understatement of the year.  In those ten years, the tiny cameras have gone from being hindered by a 10 second record time to becoming an Emmy Award-winning must-have item for both amateurs and professionals in the […] More…

Bizarre DashCam Drift Video Is Veritable Where’s Waldo of Weirdness

posted by on 24 September 2014 in Video

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We’ll be the first to admit it. There’s really nothing newsworthy about this Russian dash cam video save the inclusion of a pre-facelift Audi A6 as the centerpiece. Even still, we find it captivating in a Where’s Waldo kind of way, trying to identify all of the various bizarre elements and dissect them as if they’re some massive bit of brilliant code embedded into a video.
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Video: WEC Rain Mayhem at Circuit of the Americas

posted by on 23 September 2014 in Motorsport

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There’s that meme of a race car in the rain that says how cute NASCAR is for not running in the wet stuff. Sportscar racing is known for its looking precipitation in the eye and laughing… but then there’s Texas, with its Texas size torrential storms that proved a bit too torrential even for the globe-trotting WEC during its 6 Hours of Austin last weekend.
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Video: Audi UrQuattro Receives the Petrolicious Treatment

posted by on 23 September 2014 in Video

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We’ve long been fans of Petrolicious, as their videos are beautifully shot and highlight some of the most interesting cars of all time.  Their most recent film features an Audi UrQuattro owned by Manuel Leon Minassian, who fell hard for the UrQuattro with its boxed flares and rally pedigree during his time at boarding school […] More…

Video: Tom Kristensen Can’t Be Distracted at Wheel of Audi R18

posted by on 23 September 2014 in Motorsport

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Following Audi’s victory at Circuit of the Americas, the team decided to have a little fun with Tom Kristensen. There’s a reason why Mr. Le Mans is Mr. Le Mans though. His concentration never deviates.
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