Audi Club R8 Spyder Dolce Vita European Tour (UPDATE: June trip is cancelled)

Enjoy an exciting Italian journey in the Audi R8 Spyder V10 performance quattro!

Two Exclusive Audi Club North America R8 Tours – June 3-7 & October 7-11 (June trip cancelled)

Audi Club is pleased to offer two Audi R8 Dolce Vita tours in 2020. Sign up now! This tour sells out fast.

Experience sinuous mountain passes, stunning landscapes and famous wine routes in sporty fashion and flawless style. Marvel at how the unmistakable design and supremely sporty performance of an Audi R8 harmonize perfectly on Italy’s roads.

This exclusive Audi Club North America member tour offers an additional day trip to Audi AG headquarters in Ingolstadt, Germany and the Audi Sport circuit at Neuburg an der Donau.

  • The 1st tour is June 3-7 starting with a visit to Audi HQ in Ingolstadt and lunch at Audi driving experience center in Neuburg June 3. The driving tour starts June 4 in Munich, climbing into the Austrian Alps and on into the Italian Lake Country.
  • The 2nd tour is October 7-11 starting with a visit to Audi HQ in Ingolstadt and lunch at Audi driving experience center in Neuburg October 7. The driving tour starts October 8 in Munich, climbing into the Austrian Alps and on into the Italian Lake Country.

Day one of the adventure begins in downtown Munich. From there a motor coach takes you to Audi Forum Ingolstadt for a museum tour. Afterward, the coach transfers you to the Audi driving experience center (ADEC) at Neuburg Audi Sport circuit. Lunch served in the spectacular second floor ADEC café. In the afternoon you will shuttle back to Munich. The next morning shuttle departs downtown Munich once again, delivering you to Munich Franz Josef Strauss Munich Airport for the start of the driving tour.

On the first day of the driving tour, you set off from My Audi Sphere at Munich Airport, heading for St. Walburg in the idyllic Ulten Valley, including a stopover in the Seehotel Überfahrt via the winding Jaufen Pass perched at almost 2,100 meters. Afterward, unwind in the evening at the Hotel Arosea Life Balance.

The next morning, enjoy the delightful drive along the Eppan wine route as you travel toward Verona. You will find yourself immersed in Italian dolce vita at its finest as you lunch while admiring the fabulous view of the city’s old quarter, classified as a World Heritage Site since 2000.

On past the slopes of the Valpolicella, the journey takes you along the western shore of Lake Garda to the Hotel Lefay Resort & Spa Lago di Garda. Over the next two days this 5-star hotel will treat you to sophisticated luxury of the highest level. This provides the perfect starting point for an exciting drive around Lago di Valvestino, Lago Idro, Lago di Ledro and along the western shore of Lake Garda on day three. You are free to spend the afternoon as you like.

Over the Brenner Pass, the journey in the new Audi R8 Spyder takes you to the Interalpen-Hotel Tyrol in Telfs-Buchen, located at 1,300 meters in the Tyrol, where you savor lunch as well as breathtaking views.

Suitably refreshed, it’s time to tackle the last stage back to Munich in the afternoon. The Audi R8 Spyder Dolce Vita tour – come and discover Italy at its sportiest!

2020 R8 La Dolce Vita European Driving Vacation:

Exclusive R8 European Driving Vacation for Audi Club members only. Two tours are available in 2020. The dates will be June 3rd through June 7th and October 7th through October 11th, 2020. The tour will take us to Lake Garda in Italy. The car will be the Audi R8 Spyder. Space limited to 20 people in 10 cars.

An incredible opportunity to enjoy driving the elegant Audi R8 Spyder sports car through the foothills of the Bavarian Alps along winding mountain passes to Lake Garda.

Make your reservation NOW as spaces fill up fast!

Day 1:

Shuttle from Munich city center to Ingolstadt

Visit Audi Forum, museum tour

Transfer to Audi driving experience center Neuburg

Lunch at ADEC cafe

Return to Munich

Day 2:

Munich shuttle to My Audi Sphere at Munich Airport

Welcome, introduction of the Audi driving experience team, briefing and handover cars

Drive to Tegernsee

Lunch at hotel “Uberfahrt”

Drive to Ultental, check-in at hotel “Arosea Life Balance”

Dinner at hotel

Day 3:

Breakfast at hotel and check out

Drive along Lake Garda to Verona

Lunch at restaurant “Re Teodorico”

Drive to Gargnano, check-in at “Lefay Resort & SPA Lago di Garda”

Dinner at hotel

Day 4:

Breakfast at hotel

Drive via Lago di Valvestino, Lago d’Idro, Lago di Ledro and back to hotel “Lefay”

Lunch at hotel “Lefay”

Self-guided driving or spare time at hotel resort and spa

Dinner at hotel

Day 5:

Breakfast at hotel and check-out

Drive to Murnau (June) / Seefeld (October)

Lunch at hotel “Alpenhof” (June) / hotel “Interalpen” (October)

Drive to Munich Airport and hand over cars, shuttle to hotel in Munich

The routes, hotels and restaurants may change due to availability and conditions. However, the same standard and quality routes and hotels will be used.

Tour Price:

The 2020 price is $4,500 per person ($9,000 for two people).

Deposit of $1,300 per person ($2,600 for two) due upon sign up.

Full payment due 60 days before trip begins.

Space is limited to 20 people for this trip. Only 10 cars are available (2 people per car) for this trip.

Tour Includes:

Use of one Audi R8 Spyder for two drivers

Insurance for two

Gas for whole trip


3 nights with 5-star hotel accommodations for two

Meals (except breakfast and dinner on Day 1 trip to Ingolstadt/Neuburg)

Tour guide

Driver Instructor

Luggage van

Service and VAT

Shuttle transfer Munich city center to Ingolstadt/Neuburg to Munich city center on Day 1

Shuttle transfer Munich city center to My Audi Sphere at Munich Airport on Day 2

Shuttle transfer from My Audi Sphere to Munich city center

Not included:

Airfare to/from Munich

Munich hotels

If you are interested, please call Sally at the Audi Club office 262-567-5476 to place your deposit.


Paul Truess | Executive Director
Audi Club North America
W359 N5920 Brown Street, Suite 103
Oconomowoc, WI  53066
(262) 567-5476
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