Audi Acquires a Minority Stake in the Sauber Group Ahead of 2026 F1 Entry

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="79905"] Word came out today from Sauber Group that Audi bought a minority stake in Sauber this month ahead of Audi's entry in the 2026 Formula 1 season. After many years of rumors, Audi announced in August 2022 of its intention to race in the premier motorsport class and in September, Audi selected Sauber as its factory team. Read the statement from Sauber Group below: The Sauber Group is pleased to announce that, as per the plans outlined...

ABT Sportsline: Audi RS Q8 – Make It Your Own With Exterior, Interior & Performance Upgrades

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="82396"] source: ABT America The Audi RS Q8 is the ultimate sports utility vehicle: it is powerful, luxurious, practical – and a perfect fit for an extensive upgrading done by ABT Sportsline RS Q8 owners can go all in with the ABT RSQ8-S package. First and foremost, the RSQ8-S impresses with an aerodynamics package made of visible carbon fiber that highlights the sporty character of the SUV. The exterior upgrades consist of a front lip with re...

Audi Sport with Strong Local Teams at the Bathurst 12 Hour

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="82101"] source: Audi AG Season highlight in Australian GT racing on challenging circuit Six Audi Sport drivers take turns in three R8 LMS cars Audi customers again aim for success in various classes For the twelfth time already, the Audi R8 LMS will face the biggest endurance competition in Australia. The tradition-steeped hill-and-dale track at Bathurst, 200 kilometers west of Sydney, will be the venue of the 12-hour race from February 3 to...

Find of the Day: 2021 Audi RS 6 Avant RS Tribute edition

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="81944"] words: Bill, photos: Daytona Motor Co. This isn't the 1st RS Tribute we've featured as a Find of the Day; it happens to be our 3rd. I'm sure there have been others for sale that I didn't catch but for a vehicle that only twenty- were imported, it gives a chance for others to enjoy this rare model. Here's the ad: [gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="81948"] Condition - Used   Engine - V8 4.0L Twin Turbocharger   ...

Team Audi Sport with Good Individual Results and Setbacks at the Dakar Rally

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="81923"] source: Audi AG 14 stage podiums and seven times among the top 3 in the overall standings Electric drive concept of the low-emission race car highly efficient Board member Oliver Hoffmann: “We’ll be back in 2024” The effort paid off: Team Audi Sport shaped the 2023 Dakar Rally with innovation and performance right up to the end despite various setbacks. The Audi RS Q e-tron with its electric drive concept scored a tot...

New Car, New Season and Renewed Championship Desire Powers Unitronic JDC into 2023

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="81735"] source: Unitronic Cutting their 2022 campaign short after finishing on the top step of the podium at Lime Rock Park wasn’t the season ending the Unitronic JDC-Miller MotorSports pairing of Mikey Taylor and Chris Miller had in mind, but it allowed the team to regroup and shift their focus on the 2023 season with the new generation RS 3 LMS TCR! The 2021 and 2022 seasons featured several frustrating race-ending mechanical failures for the...

The Winner of the Audi Club RS 3 Sweepstakes is…

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="74010"] This afternoon, we picked the winner of the Audi Club RS 3 Sweepstakes and it was...Chris Hamburger from Texas! He is a member of the Lone Star chapter and obviously was very excited to win. Thank you to everyone who donated to our Sweepstakes. The Audi Club quattro Sweepstakes supports Audi Club North America, a 501(c)(3) educational organization. Your purchase is a donation that allows Audi Club to operate 32 chapters across North...

Team Audi Sport Remains Motivated for Second Half of Dakar Rally

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="81593"] source: Audi AG Strong contrast of competitiveness and severe disappointments High motivation in the team despite setbacks for all driver teams Tough second half of rally expected after rest day For Team Audi Sport, the first half of the 2023 Dakar Rally was an emotionally intense mix: Two stage victories and the Audi RS Q e-tron’s first three days in the lead at the world’s toughest rally were offset by setbacks for all three d...