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Video: Audi RS 6 Avant Ski Slope Hoonage from Italy

by on 27 November 2014 in Audi News

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Earlier this year, Audi Italia held their 2014 Audi Chef’s Cup. That may not sound like the sort of event where you’d expect plenty of hoonage. Even still, this is Audi and this is Italy… so maybe it should have been expected. More…

Video: Lapping the Nurburgring in an Audi R8 V8

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: Fastest RS 7 in the World with 10.1 Second Quarter Mile

by on 28 October 2014 in Aftermarket & Tuner News Video

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There’s no doubt that the 4.0 TFSI-powered Audi RS 6 and RS 7 duo have been re-establishing Audi’s RS-cars as automobiles with super car performance in the form of a family hauler. Case in point is this Russian Audi RS 7 from SMP Racing… not just fast for an RS 6 or RS 7, but the world’s fastest RS 7… period. More…

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

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…

Choice Gear: GoPro Hero4

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

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

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

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…

WEC: Audi Victorious at 6 Hours of Austin

by on 23 September 2014 in Motorsport

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Audi has celebrated the second consecutive one-two win in the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC). Following their victory in the Le Mans 24 Hours in June, Marcel Fässler/André Lotterer/Benoît Tréluyer (CH/D/F) in the fourth race of the season at Austin prevailed again. A sudden downpour of rain, red flags after a series of spins and a tactically challenging course of the race on a drying track converted the night race in Texas into a real thriller. Lucas di Grassi/Loïc Duval/Tom Kristensen (BR/F/DK) completed Audi’s success by taking second place. More…

APR Releases Two Great Videos to Highlight Michelin Technology Partnership

by on 16 September 2014 in Aftermarket & Tuner News Video

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Over the past several years, APR has embraced longstanding technology partnerships with companies like Michelin, BFGoodrich, and Motul. Today, they celebrate their pursuit of performance with Michelin in the best way they know how–with powerful engines, high speed, and sticky rubber. Please take a moment to watch, enjoy, and share a few videos they’ve created to showcase their mutual passion for the cars and products they develop.
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DTM: Audi on Front Row of the Grid at the Lausitzring

by on 13 September 2014 in Motorsport

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The two-time DTM Champion Mattias Ekström in his Red Bull Audi RS 5 DTM will be starting the race at the Lausitzring from the front row of the grid. With four RS 5 DTM cars in the top six Audi is in a very good overall position for round eight of the season. More…

Video: Rolling Coal… In an Audi allroad?

by on 10 September 2014 in Video

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Those of us lucky enough to live in the middle of nowhere (or certain southern cities) are well acquainted with the act of “rolling coal.”  For those less fortunate, rolling coal is when a large diesel truck (or small car) accelerates and dumps a massive plume of black smoke into the air.  More recently, ‘coal […] More…