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Video: 960 WHP Audi A4 Claims to Be the World’s Fastest on Ice

by on 16 March 2016 in Video

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The description of “World’s Fastest” or “Quickest” seems to get thrown around quite often in the car world, with a new record of some sort being set almost daily.  It can certainly be seen as white noise to some, but when there is video and it involves an Audi, our ears never fail to perk […] More…

Speedhunters Profiles 1000hp Potter and Rich Audi R8 V10

by on 15 March 2016 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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For some, Audi’s nearly 550hp R8 V10 Plus simply isn’t enough.  Fortunately with what they’re calling the ‘MC8’ (not to be confused with Detroit protopunk band MC5), British tuner Potter and Rich has taken up the call, adding a supercharger and supporting modifications, raising output to just over 1000hp.  For good measure, they’ve also fitted carbon fiber […] More…

Video: ABT Sportsline Teases Optimized R8 and Q7 Ahead of Geneva Motor Show

by on 19 February 2016 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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Geneva season is always a special time of year, as something significant seems to be revealed or at least teased each and every day.  The latest of these teasers comes from ABT Sportsline, showing off what appears to be an R8 and a Q7 under covers.  So far as we can tell, the R8 has […] More…

Video: Audi Details quattro with ultra technology

by on 18 February 2016 in Audi News

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For the new allroad, Audi has unveiled a new form of quattro with what they’re calling ‘ultra technology’, capable of uncoupling the rear driveline in the name of efficiency.  Through use of a multi-plate clutch and networked system of sensors, the new unit constantly monitors road conditions to determine the amount of power going to […] More…

Video: Audi Teases the New Q

by on 16 February 2016 in Audi News

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I’m not sure who exactly invented the 15-second teaser clip, but clearly they had sociopathic tendencies.  The latest proof of this comes by way of yet another extremely brief clip, shot from a drone high above Audi’s ‘new Q’ driving down a dirt road.  What can we tell from this, exactly?  To be honest, not […] More…

Video: 605hp Audi RS 7 performance Will Move You to Tears, Wipe them Away

by on 12 February 2016 in Audi News

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HERNDON, Virginia — The all-new Audi RS 7 performance is a thing of beauty. With a 4.0-liter twin-turbo TFSI engine that produces 605 hp and 553 lb-ft of torque, the RS 7 performance sprints from 0 to 60 mph in just 3.6 seconds and reaches a top track speed of 190 mph. The standard eight-speed Tiptronic® […] More…

Onboard: 2016 Audi R8 LMS During Free Practice at Bathurst

by on 10 February 2016 in Video

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This past weekend’s Bathurst 12 Hour was yet another motorsport success for Audi, as the R8 LMS took home first in class honors, and a 4th place overall finish.  But as the event itself doesn’t get the notoriety of many US-based endurance competitions like the 6 Hours of Sebring and Rolex 24 at Daytona, many Audi […] More…

Video: Audi Q7 Earns 5 Star Euro NCAP Safety Rating

by on 21 January 2016 in Video

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Despite the fact that we’ve put men on the Moon, humans are still quite simple creatures.  We watch Hockey for the fights.  We watch Football for the big hits.  And we watch Nascar to see ‘the big one.’  As Alfred told Bruce Wayne, “Some men just like to watch the world burn.”  With that in […] More…

Video: Super Tourenwagen A4s Assault Hillclimb Course

by on 29 December 2015 in Video

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There’s just something about the distinct wail that comes from individual throttle bodies at full chat.  Said to be two of the Audi A4 Super Tourenwagen race cars, famous from BTCC and STCC competition, these A4s might not be the quickest cars we’ve ever featured, but they are certainly some of the best sounding.  Check out […] More…

FIA WEC Race Pays Tribute to Paris at Race in Middle East

by on 24 November 2015 in Audi News

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Following the attacks in Paris little over a week ago, the FIA WEC took the chance to pay tribute and show support to France this weekend at the 6 Hours of Bahrain. During a moment of silence on the starting grid, each team lined up in an unbroken line as a showing of solidarity. More…

Record Smashing Pumpkin: 2100 hp Underground Racing R8 GT Wins Texas Invitational

by on 12 October 2015 in Audi News

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You probably already know Underground Racing for their twin turbocharger kits for the Audi R8 and Lamborghini Gallardo. Now, you’ll also know them as champions, having just nabbed the Texas Invitational tarmac drag racing event with their 2100 hp Audi R8 GT.

#Clickbait Video: Audi TT RS Crashes on Nurburgring and You Can Totally Guess What Happens Next

by on 30 September 2015 in Video

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Yeah, there’s no good reason to run this video. Well, there’s the whole train wreck thing. Facebook and search engines reward sites that post clickbait. So, we figure, if we’re going to do it then why n to just call a spade a spade. More…