2022 One Lap of America: From A Puppy To A Big Dog

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="75102"] words: Bill Cho, photos: David Ogburn, Michael Trevor, Bill Cho Editor’s Note: The abridged version of this article originally ran in the Q3_2022 issue of quattro Magazine. If you would like to subscribe to quattro Magazine, please join Audi Club here. From a Puppy to a Big DogOne Lap of America in the #teamcannonball4kq As I sat on the very narrow shoulder with tractor trailers barreling by inches away, I thought to myself, “One...

Audi Group First Half-Year: Operating Profit at All-Time High

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="74545"] source: Audi AG CEO Duesmann: “Global fossil fuel crisis affirms strategic focus on e-mobility and carbon-neutral production.” CFO Rittersberger: “A strong first half-year shows that Audi has mastered the turbulence well and systematically seized opportunities.” Revenues of €29.9 billion, operating profit of €4.9 billion, operating margin of 16.5%, net cash flow of €2.6 billion. The Audi Group is pre...

Event Report: L’oe Show 2021

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="74415"] words/photos: George Achorn Editor’s Note: This article originally ran in the Q4_2021 issue of quattro Magazine. If you would like to subscribe to quattro Magazine, please join Audi Club here. L'oe Show 2022 registration is open. You can register here. Jamie Orr, better known for his YouTube channel and European car importation, jokes that the name of his hometown “Pottstown” may be apropos given the number of potholes on the s...

Win a New Audi RS 3: The Audi Club Fall 2022 Sweepstakes

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="75022"] We just gave away a 1985 Audi quattro in our Spring Sweepstakes and now we're moving back to the future with the new Audi RS 3 sedan! Click HERE! Audi Club North America is pleased to confirm that the all-new Audi RS 3 sedan will be the grand prize in our Fall 2022 Sweepstakes. The RS 3 is the latest RS-car from Audi Sport and takes the brand’s commitment to 5-cylinder performance to an even higher level, packaging this incredible dri...

Bentley Follows Record Sales Year with Best-Ever First Quarter

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="71577"] source: Audi AG British marque starts 2022 with unparalleled performance Operating profits up 162 per cent to €170 million in first quarter Figures mirror second best full-year profit figure ever Revenue per car soars from €184,000 in 2021 to €212,000 - return on sales reaches 21 per cent Bentley sales up 38 per cent in Europe year to date Global Continental GT sales increase by ten per cent Record figures ...

A Record-Breaking First Quarter for Lamborghini: The Best Ever

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="70908"] source: Automobili Lamborghini Winkelmann: “Every month the orders we take outstrip our production” Lamborghini continues to soar in the first quarter of 2022, with a total of 2,539 vehicles delivered globally, making Q1 the company’s best-ever quarter. The figure was up by 5% on the same period in 2021 and 31% on 2020. The result comes on the back of 2021’s record-breaking figures in terms of sales (8,405 units), turnover (€1.9...

Ducati Continues Its Growth Trend, Record First Quarter 2022

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="71080"] source: Audi AG 13,450 motorcycles delivered to passionate customers worldwide during the first three months of 2022, up by 5% compared to 2021 Italy is again the leading market for Ducati with 2,544 motorcycles The results obtained were penalized by a strong discontinuity in supplies, a situation that could continue over the course of the season The first quarter of 2022 ends with another record for Ducati, which...

The Twelve Hours of Sebring: Unitronic and New German Performance Go Racing

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="69654"] source: Unitronic, New German Performance Two of our favorites will be battling on the fabled Sebring track this weekend. Also keep an eye out for FastMD Racing (Audi R8 LMS GT4), Belgard & Technical Racing (Audi RS 3 LMS), and Road Shagger Racing (Audi RS 3 LMS). Will you be watching and cheering? Read their press releases below: [gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="69657"] Unitronic JDC Audi Seeks Redemption at Sebring...

The 2022 Audi Club Spring Sweepstakes is Here and the Prize is…

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="67880"] Audi Club is proud to announce its latest Spring 2022 Sweepstakes where one lucky winner will drive away in a very special 1985 Audi quattro. For the first time, we look to Audi's rich heritage as the subject of our focus. This very special example painted in Zermatt Silver Metallic has been rebuilt and augmented to as as an ultimate driver and road going variant of the rallying icon. [gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="67...

Audi Q4 e-tron Wins Green Car Journal’s 2022 Green Car of the Year Award Recognizing Exceptional Efficiency, Cutting Edge Features, and Overall Driving Experience

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="65669"] source: Audi of America Q4 e-tron family delivers 4th and 5th EV models to Audi portfolio, with Audi on track to have the largest offering of fully-electric models of any automaker in U.S. by the end of 2021 Award recognizes excellence and innovation in safety, value, performance, style, and mass market affordability The all-new Q4 e-tron has been recognized as Green Car Journal’s 2022 Green Car of the Year. In a clear display of th...

All-New 2022 Audi A3 Now on Sale, Marking More Than 15 Years of Excellence and Innovation in US Market

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="64757"] source: Audi of America The 2022 Audi A3 40 TFSI quattro sees a 24% improvement in combined fuel efficiency compared with the previous quattro model An impressive entry point to the Audi brand, the A3 comes equipped with many of Audi’s flagship technologies and a comprehensive list of standard driver assistance and safety features The all-new 2022 Audi A3 comes to US market with a wider and bolder stance that pays homage to Audi’s he...

The All-New 2022 Audi A3 and S3: More Spacious, More Powerful, and More Dynamic Than Ever

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="61552"] source: Audi of America All-new exterior design exhibits a muscular stance supported by dynamic profile Increases in length, width, and height create more spacious interior for both models Sporty, driver-oriented cockpit design integrates flagship-level technology for an innovative in-car experience Today, Audi of America announced two new models that define a refined sport sedan evolution – the all-new A3 and S3. The all-new A3 combi...

“Hey Audi, What’s New for 2022?” – Audi Infotainment Platform Expands with Voice Assistant and Personalization Features

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="61101"] source: Audi of America Native “Hey Audi” voice assistant and integrated Amazon Alexa allow customers to control in-vehicle and home functions with “wake up” words Personalization 2.0 enables drivers to save settings such as climate control, locking, lighting, and seat settings, and lets them transfer settings between Audi vehicles Integrated Apple Music allows drivers to log into account without phone The Audi M...

Spy Photo: 2022 Audi S8 Facelift

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="57283"] Yesterday, we showed spy photos of both the facelifted 2022 Audi A8 and A8 hybrid. Today, we bring you their brawnier sibling, the 2022 Audi S8 and this time in the cold winter of northern Sweden. Just like on the first sighting, we can see the new headlights reminiscent of the A3 headlights. The new grille is also visible, a new shape and new inserts is the deal there. [gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="57270"] The fr...