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World Premiere – Audi R8 LMS GT4 at New York Auto Show

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Audi premiered its new R8 LMS GT4 race car at the 2017 New York International Auto Show. The Audi R8 LMS GT4 stands for production-based racing. It has been derived directly from the road-approved Audi R8 Coupe V10 and offers a high level of safety. At the same time, it is an affordable choice in terms of purchasing price and cost of ownership. It is the ideal race car for amateur campaigners, in line with the spirit of the GT4 regulations that continue a great sports car tradition.

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The New 450 Horsepower Audi RS 5 Coupe

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The new Audi RS 5 Coupé is hitting dealerships around Europe in June 2017. It is powered by an all-new 2.9 TFSI biturbo engine that produces 450 hp and 442 lb-ft of torque. Standard quattro drive distributes the power to all four wheels. It has all of the ingredients of trackworthy beast. We’re anxious to see how it will perform…

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New Audi RS 3 Sportback to Debut at Geneva Motor Show

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The Audi RS 3 Sportback, the original entry point to Audi RS ownership, will make its comeback with the latest 400 hp five-cylinder TFSI engine and a raft of design and connectivity upgrades at next month’s Geneva Motor Show. Following its world public debut in Switzerland on Tuesday March 7, the Audi compact segment spearhead will become available to order in the summer and will touch down towards the end of the year.

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SeenThroughGlass Ep. 18 – Dream Cars in Dreamland

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Sam, the high-roller that he is, rolls out of Vegas in style to pay a visit to Lake Mead National Park. He’s with Gotham Dream Cars on their Exotic Driving Tour for a spectacular drive that he won’t soon forget. Oh, and part of the Exotic Driving Tour is that he gets to drive several exotic cars…

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New Audi R8 V10 Spyder Almost Entirely Hand-built

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Audi unveiled the new R8 Spyder V10 at the 2016 New York International Auto Show in March. The new Audi R8 Spyder V10 combines breathtaking performance with the thrill of open-top driving. Its 540 horses launches it from 0 to 100 km/h (62.1 mph) in 3.6 seconds and bring it up to an impressive top speed of 318 km/h (197.6 mph). This means the R8 Spyder isn’t just more powerful, but also faster than its predecessor. And it’s hand-built! Read more…

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Audi RS 5 DTM Wins Both Norisring Races

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Audi has another DTM winner: youngster Nico Müller (24) won a turbulent DTM race at the Norisring on Sunday, causing Audi to triumph twice within the space of 24 hours in its “home round” in Nuremberg.
Following “Forza Italia” with Edoardo Mortara’s victory on Saturday, it was “Hopp, Schwiiz!” on Sunday. In his 36th DTM race, the youngest Audi factory driver celebrated his first ever victory in the DTM. Read more…