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Audi R8 e-tron at Le Mans

Audi R8 e-tron Wins Silvretta EV Rally

Audi's motorsports heritage is unquestionable--from rally to road racing, the four-ringed brand has proved its ability time and again. This time, Audi gets to add a new kind of notch to its belt: a win at the Silvretta EV time-distance rally with the R8 e-tron prototype. The R8 e-tron took the win... read more

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Audi R8 Spyder

Audi R8 Spyder Now Available With 4.2 FSI V-8

When Audi originally unveiled its stunning R8 Spyder last September, the automaker decided to fit the model exclusively with its range-topping 5.2-liter FSI V-10 engine in... read more June 30, 2010 by

Rendered: 2012 Audi R4

Rendered: 2012 Audi R4

Many believed talk of Audi’s new R4 mid-level sports car was pure fantasy but then we saw the surprise unveiling of a second e-tron concept car; a unique design that even... read more June 29, 2010 by

Audi R8 e-tron at Le Mans

Audi R8 e-tron Shows Up At 24 Hours Of Le Mans

While most automakers are promoting their electric cars as a low cost and environmentally friendly option for urban commuting, Audi and Mercedes-Benz are taking a different... read more June 14, 2010 by

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Report: 800-HP Electric Bugatti Supercar Built, But May Never See Daylight

Sneaking an 800-horsepower electric supercar onto the scene is a bit like sneaking an 800-pound gorilla into a dinner party. But that looks to be just what Bugatti has done... read more May 27, 2010 by

2011 Audi R8 Spyder

Video: Building The 2011 Audi R8 Spyder

Available with a screaming 5.2-liter V-10 engine with 525 horsepower and 391 pound-feet of torque on tap, the all-new 2011 Audi R8 Spyder is easily one of the most desirable... read more May 25, 2010 by

Audi R8 LMS

Seven Audi R8 LMS Cars To Tackle Nurburgring 24 Hours Race

More than 200 vehicles will contest the Nurburging 24 Hours endurance race this weekend, including seven Audi R8 LMS cars entered by the Audi customer teams ABT Sportsline... read more May 11, 2010 by

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Audi R8 LMS Race Experience: Buy A Seat, Race At The Nurburgring

Got the itch to test your mettle against some of the world's best drivers on the legendary Nurburgring, but don't have a race team or a billionaire's budget? You can race an... read more May 6, 2010 by

Audi R8 LMS

Pay Audi, Drive A R8 LMS In Actual Competition

 Those who long to go beyond the grassroots level of motorsports, like track days or autocross events should look towards Audi. is reporting that the... read more May 6, 2010 by

APS Audi R8

APS Takes On The Audi R8

Audi tuning specialist APS has released a new supercharger kit for the V-8 powered R8, offering the power of the bigger V-10 model but at a much lower cost. Performance... read more May 5, 2010 by

2012 Audi R8 GT

Audi Unleashes Driver-Focused Audi R8 GT

Audi has taken the Audi R8 with the 5.2L FSI V-10 and gave it a similar treatment that Lamborghini gave the Gallardo Superleggera and is calling it the R8 GT. Like the... read more May 1, 2010 by

2012 Audi R8 GT

560 Horsepower Audi R8 GT Storms In

BMW has enjoyed some success with its CSL range of stripped out ready-to-race M3s and Mercedes-Benz has delivered several of its own lightweight Black Series models. That... read more May 1, 2010 by

2011 Audi R8 Spyder

Drop-Top Exotics Offer No Benefit Except To Be Seen

It used to be easy to tell who enjoyed the driving experience when their car came equipped with a manual transmission instead of an automatic. Today’s performance cars more... read more April 30, 2010 by

Audi's Tony Stark Innovation Challenge

Audi R8 Spyder Joins Iron Man 2 Cast

Iron Man 2 meets the big screen in May of this year, and along with it comes a showing of the Audi R8 Spyder. Known for its appearance in Transformers 2, the Audi R8 is no... read more April 28, 2010 by

Robert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark in Iron Man

Tony Stark Isn't Real, But 'Robert Downey Jr. Innovation Challenge' Doesn't Have The Same Ring

  We know, we know: another piece on the Audi R8? Clearly, we are slaves to the Hollywood PR machine -- or in this case, the one rumbling out of Ingolstadt. But whatever: at... read more April 28, 2010 by

Audi's Tony Stark Innovation Challenge

Audi Maxes Iron Man 2 Ties With 'Tony Stark Innovation Challenge'

It's no secret that the Audi R8 Spyder is the mechanical co-star (though perhaps second to the suit) in the new Iron Man 2 movie and Audi is maximizing its screen time with... read more April 27, 2010 by


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