The Audi Club North America 2019 Member of the Year

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="42679"] Introducing the Audi Club North America 2019 Member of the Year! The 2020 Audi Club North America Board of Directors gathered in Dallas to cast their votes for the 2019 Audi Club Member of the Year from a list of very dedicated Club members. And the winner is…Leanne Kopras of Audi Club Arizona! The Member of the Year is the most prestigious acknowledgement that Audi Club North America can bestow on one of its members. It is an honor gi...
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Meet the New Audi Club Executive Committee and the Board of Directors

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="15517"] Meet the new Audi Club Executive Committee and the Board of Directors The Audi Club North America Board of Directors held their first meeting of 2020 to elect new club officers. Leading Audi Club for 2020 is new President, Troy Sicotte, Golden Gate Chapter. Ryan Compton, Potomac Chesapeake Chapter, was selected for Vice President. Serving in the Treasurer role is Roger Labas, Carolinas Chapter. Talia Spain, Georgia Chapter, was reelected...

Audi Club Election Results Announced

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="15517"] Final results for Audi Club North America (ACNA) Board of Directors election have been tabulated. The top-three vote recipients are Dan Garber, Roger Labas and Tom Mullane. The newly elected directors will serve a three-year term from January 2020 to December 2022. Each year, three of the nine Audi Club Board of Directors positions are open for election. In the 2019 election, five candidates contended for the open seats. Tom Mullane is fr...

Audi Club North America Is Giving Away An Audi RS 5 Coupé Or An Audi RS 5 Sportback Or An Audi e-tron…Your Choice!

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="37844"] Electrify your life: Win a new Audi Your choice: 2020 Audi RS 5 Coupé, 2020 Audi e-tron, or 2020 Audi RS 5 Sportback What would make a great holiday gift for you or your loved ones? How about buying a chance for your (or their) choice of an Audi e-tron, RS 5 Sportback, or RS 5 Coupé? Audi Club is giving away a brand-new Audi, your choice between three of the marque’s hottest offerings – the Audi RS 5 Coupé, electric e-tron ...

New Designs on Audi Club’s TeePublic Store

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="39454"] words: Bill, designs: George Achorn Just in time for Black Friday and the upcoming holiday season, we have uploaded four new designs on our TeePublic store. We had a few problems but the store is up and running now and more designs will be uploaded. For those who don’t know, TeePublic is one of the leading platforms for on-demand production of apparel. The product focus is, as may be obvious from the name, a wide range of T-shi...

Audi Club Board Election: Meet The Candidates

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="37581"] Audi Club Board Election Next Week Audi Club National Board of Director elections begin Friday, November 15. You will receive an email next week with a web link to your election ballot. Meet the candidates   [caption id="attachment_38214" align="alignleft" width="300"] Dan Garber, Northwest Chapter[/caption] Audi Club is a foundational part of euro car culture across all of North America. I look forward to being a catalys...

Audi Club Board Election in Two Weeks

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="37581"] Audi Club National Board of Director elections begin November 15. Keep an eye on your email inbox for your election ballot on Friday, November 15. Each year, three of the nine National Board of Director positions are up for election. Directors serve a three-year term and are eligible to run for a second three-year term. For the term 2017-2019 ending in December, director seats for Milton (Bud) Dannemiller, Roger Labas and Jay Morgenroth a...

A New Twist: The 2019 Audi Club Sweepstakes Offers Three Choices

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="37531"] There is a new twist to an old Audi Club tradition. In the past, Audi Club has raffled off an A4 to an RS 3. Last year, we raffled off two cars for the 1st time n our history. This year? We've decided to mix things up a bit by giving away your choice of THREE vehicles...by sweepstakes. [gallery link="none" size="full" ids="37533,37534,37535"] Audi Club is giving away a brand-new Audi, your choice between three of the marque’s ...

Audi of America President Daniel Weissland Will Join The Audi Club Nationals Event

  [gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="35616"] Audi Club North America is pleased to announce that recently named Audi of America President Daniel Weissland will join the Audi Club Nationals event in Leesburg, Virginia on October 18 as part of the event’s Hosted Dinner. He joins other notable table hosts, including record Le Mans winning driver Tom Kristensen, plus Audi of America product planners, industry experts and more. A German National, Weissland began his car...

Tom Kristensen – The Story Of My Life (Video) And Special Guest Of Audi Club North America

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="34152"] words: Bill, video stills: Goodwood Road & Racing , photos: George Achorn, Audi AG Mention Tom Kristensen to the average person and they may know the name but not the significance. Mention Tom to an Audi fan? How much time do you have? Tom is the most successful race car driver in sports car history. We all know he won Le Mans ninetime, six of them consecutively but did you know he also won races in every single series he's ever rac...

Registration is open for Audi Club Nationals 2019!

Registration is Open for Audi Club Nationals 2019! The wait is finally over…Registration is now LIVE on MotorsportReg and will remain open until midnight 31 August 2019. Please book early as some events do have space limitations. For those of you planning to stay at Lansdowne Resort & Spa, please be sure to make your hotel reservations before you complete event registration as you will need the hotel confirmation number on MotorsportReg. All othe...

What else is in store for Audi Club Members at Nationals?

Audi Club North America 35th National Event What else is in store for Audi Club Members at Nationals! October 16-20, 2019 Two more events for you to ponder as you plan to attend the 35th Anniversary Celebration. Thursday, 17 October: U.S. Capitol Building / International Spy Museum Tour 9:30 am – 4:30 pm No visit to Washington DC would be complete without a tour of the U.S. Capitol Building with a side of espionage and thrill mixed in at the International Spy Museum. The Tour begins by he...

Audi Club North America 35th National Event – Rooms are available for Audi Club Nationals! October 16-20, 2019

Audi Club North America 35th National Event - Rooms are available for Audi Club Nationals! October 16-20, 2019 Are you ready to make your reservations for the Audi Club Members Only event of the year? We know you are and without further adieu, Audi Club North America is proud to have Lansdowne Resort & Spa as our event headquarters in October. Lansdowne Resort & Spa has extended the European Plan Guestroom Rate 3 days before and 3 days after the event giving you extra time in lovely L...

quattro Magazine: Audi of America Open House 2018

words: Tim Enders, photos: George Achorn Editor’s note: This article originally ran in the Q1_2019 issue of quattro magazine. One of the most anticipated events on Audi enthusiasts’ calendar has been the annual Audi of America Open House at its headquarters in Herndon, VA and is hosted by Audi Club North America.  We are fortunate to have a close relationship with Audi of America and the Open House is the perfect time to invite club members to have a peek behind the veil. It really give...

Audi Club North America 35th National Event – Save The Date – October 16-20, 2019

You voted and Audi Club Potomac Chesapeake listened.  Announcing the events for 16-20 October 2019….only 7 months away… Annapolis Waterfront & Lunch Shakes N Brakes Fun Run U.S. Capitol Building / International Spy Museum Tour Summit Point Track Day Wine Pairing Class & Vineyard Tour Katie’s Cars and Coffee Audi Oktober Concours & Vendor Markt Tech Talk Seminars In addition to these awesome events, we are planning the following dinners: Welc...

Audi Club 2018 Member of the Year Announced

The new 2019 Audi Club North America (ACNA) Board of Directors convened by video conference to cast their votes for the 2018 Audi Club member of the year from among ten nominees. The winner was revealed during the February chapter leader meeting. Paul Truess, Audi Club North America Executive Director announced the results, “Your Board of Directors had a long list of very qualified nominees to chose from. By secret ballot, they have chosen Don Istook from River Oaks, Texas as the 2018 Audi ...

Marqued Man: First Velociraptors…Now quattro

words: George Achorn, photo: Denis Podmarkov Editor's note: This article originally ran in the Q1 2019 issue of quattro magazine. Editor-in-chief, George Achorn, explains why the magazine was redesigned. Over the holiday weekend, while running errands in our family Q7, I found myself listening to a talk show. The guest was an author of a book about dinosaurs and something he said really struck me. “Whenever I hear the word ‘dinosaur’ used as a put down for something obsolete, I get angry....

Unfair Advantage: Podcast of Audi Club North America

Oh my god we have a podcast. A couple of times a month, we put out a newsletter called Unfair Advantage. It's a recap of Audi news of the past weeks. George Achorn, Editor of quattro Magazine, wanted to start a podcast for Audi enthusiasts. The inaugural podcast is about events happening in 2019. By no means is this a complete listing and it's also not exclusively for Audi Club members but there are Audi Club events mentioned. For more detailed descriptions of Audi Club events, please visi...

Audi R8 Dolce Vita Tour

Audi R8 Dolce Vita Tour Dear Audi Club R8 driving adventurer, We are pleased to offer two Audi R8 Dolce Vita tours in 2019. Sign up now! This tour sells out each year. The 1st tour is June 4-7 starting with a visit to Audi HQ in Ingolstadt and lunch at Audi driving experience center in Neuburg June 3! The 2nd tour is October 5-7 starting with a visit to Audi HQ in Ingolstadt and lunch at Audi driving experience center in Neuburg October 4! Exper...

And The Winner Of The 2019 S5 Sportback premium plus is…

Larry Morris of the Sierra Chapter! Congratulations! Winning Ticket Drawn for Audi Club Raffle #1 2019 Audi S5 Sportback The winning ticket #862 was purchased by Larry Morris of Reno, Nevada. Larry is a member of Audi Club Sierra Chapter and will be taking delivery of his new 2018 Audi S5 Sportback Premium Plus from Audi Reno Tahoe. The winner of Audi Club Raffle #2 for a 2019 Audi RS3 will be drawn on Friday December 14. On Friday December 7th Shavlik CPA in Long Lake, Mi...