Audi Launches Audi RED, New Customer Experience Digital Agency

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="82523"] source: Audi of America Audi RED will accelerate development across Audi’s digital consumer touchpoints New agency formed in partnership with Toronto-based, BIMM Management Inc.    Today, Audi announced the launch of Audi RED (Rapid Experience Development), a new agency based in North America focused on identifying and creating enhanced customer experiences across Audi’s digital ecosystem. Audi RED will enable th...

034Motorsport B9/B9.5 Audi RS 4/RS 5 EA839 2.9TT Dynamic+ Performance ECU & AL552 ZF8 Transmission Tuning Bundle

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="82486"] source: 034Motorsport 034Motorsport Dynamic+ Performance Software for the Audi B9/9.5 Audi RS4 & RS5 equipped with the EA839 2.9TT engine and Dynamic+ TCU Software Upgrade for AL552 ZF8 Transmission. 034Motorsport EA839 2.9TT ECU and TCU tunes are flashed directly through the factory OBD-II port using the 034Motorsport Dynamic+ End User Flashing Kit, and offer dramatic increases in horsepower and torque throughout the powerband. Inc...

Spy Photo: Audi Q8 Winter Testing

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="82472"] We have some new photos showing the Audi Q8 facelift and this time the Q8 is out winter testing. Compared to the close-ups from the parked car on our earlier photos, we can see the changed graphics on the front and rear lights so we think they're newsworthy.

Find of the Day: 1985 Copenhagen Blue Audi Sport quattro

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="82419"] words: Bill, photos: Mouse Motors There's a poster near my desk that has every Sport quattro made and what color they are. Of course, Tornado Red (128) dominates the palette followed by Alpine White (48), Copenhagen Blue (21), Malachite Green (15), and Black (2). This Sport quattro is one of the 21 Copenhagen Blue.I've seen Tornado Red and Malachite Green in person but not this color and I have to admit, it may be my favorite. Here's th...

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...

The Audi activesphere concept

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="82357"] source: Audi AG Audi presents crossover study with electric drive and quattro A luxury coupé that turns into a pickup Innovative operating concept with augmented reality headsets As the fourth model in the series, the Audi activesphere concept marks the culmination of sphere concept vehicles brought forth by the brand with the four rings. Following on from the Audi skysphere roadster in 2021, and both the Audi grandsphere sedan, and t...

Spy Photo: Audi S3 Facelift

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="82246"] We have some more Audi news this week and this time it’s our first look at the updated Audi S3. The S3 facelift follows the classical facelift rules with a new grille, new bumpers and new front and rear light graphics.

Find of the Day: Illuminated Audi Sign

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="82150"] words: Bill, photos: goehen via Bring-A-Trailer One of the very few pandemic adventures I had was going with a friend to buy a huge Audi sign from a former dealer. We took his pickup and carefully loaded the sign after wrapping it in blankets...it barely fit. This one however, you could probably put in the back of your Avant or Q7. Here's the ad: [gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="82142"] This illuminated Audi sign features...

Spy Photo: B10 A4 Avant Drops Camo and Adds Production Lights

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="82214"] We have some more photos showing the all new B10 Audi A4 Avant during testing. This time the prototype has both dropped some camo and added the production lights. Up front we can now see the production version of the grille and the production headlights with DRLs. We can also get a good impression on how the front bumper will look like. We can see the shape and the graphics of the rear lights on this prototype , a prototype that basi...

Find of the Day: 2014 Audi exclusive Porsche Signal Green RS 7

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="82138"] words: Bill, photos: Jonathan James The Audi exclusive program is great if you want to make your Audi personal and unique. It's obvious that the original owner of the RS 7 dove into the color palette and chose a color that is definitely unique and probably polarizing. Here's the ad: [gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="82136"] 2014 Audi RS 7 74761 mi 3rd owner Clean title/no accidents Packages/Options: $131035 MSRP Audi Exclu...

Spy Photo: Audi Q8 Facelift

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="82110"] When the Audi e-tron got its facelift, it was re-named as the Q8 e-tron at the same time just to show everyone that it’s the flagship of the electric models. That will not be the case with the ICE-powered Audi Q8 when it gets it facelift in 2024. The Q8 will stay Q8 in this case. [gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="82122"] We spied the facelifted Audi Q8 for the first time and it looks like a classic facelift with a re-des...

Save The Date: the Online World Premiere of the Audi activesphere concept

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="82106"] source: Audi AG Concept car offers maximum flexibility for active lifestyles Digital presentation at “Celebration of Progress” on 26 January 2023 Audi presents the next and final representative of its family of concept vehicles: the Audi activesphere concept. In this way, the brand with the four rings is illustrating its vision for the progressive luxury of the mobility of the future, as well as providing another glimpse of...

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...

034Motorsport: Dynamic+ Lowering Springs for 4M/4M.5 Audi Q7

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="82080"] source: 034Motorsport Dynamic+ Lowering Springs for the 4M/4M.5 Audi Q7 are the perfect solution for those looking to lower their vehicle and improve handling dynamics while retaining excellent ride quality. 034Motorsport Lowering Springs are engineered and optimized to pair perfectly with the factory shocks on the Audi Q7. The Dynamic+ Lowering Springs offer a smooth and comfortable ride for taking coworkers out to lunch or the kids to s...

Global Battery Alliance Launches World’s First Battery Passport Proof of Concept

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="82002"] source: Audi AG The Global Battery Alliance today launched the proof of concept for its Battery Passport at the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting in Davos It has been developed over three years by the GBA’s members, including Audi “More sustainable batteries are vital to our efforts to responsibly and successfully shape the shift towards e-mobility,” says Markus Duesmann, Chairman of the Board of Management of AUDI AG ...

Video of the Day: BMW M240i xDrive vs Ford Mustang California Special vs Volkwsagen Golf 8 R vs Audi RS 3 Drag Race

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="81965"] words: Bill, photo: Car Magazine There are so many titles we can think of for this video: V8 vs everyone, America vs Germany, Crowd Seeking Cruise Missile vs...well, you get it. I think the real title should be traction vs horsepower. Watch as this lone American (RWD) takes on the BMW M240i xDrive, VW Golf R, and our hero, the Audi RS 3 (all AWD). Who will win? Watch below. [embed]https://youtu.be/Wl5dRPjO9Yw[/embed]

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   ...

Audi Tradition: Many Anniversaries and Events in 2023

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="81829"] source: Audi Tradition From "25 years of the Audi TT" to "150 years of NSU" Up-to-date event calendar available in the Audi Tradition App The most important anniversaries of the year in the booklet "Anniversary Dates 2023" Audi Tradition is starting a new season marked by numerous anniversaries, first and foremost the 150th anniversary of the traditional NSU brand. For this special occasion, Audi Tradition is bringing classic NSU mo...

AWE Launches New Mobile and Desktop Website, AWE-Tuning.com

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="81826"] source: AWE Tuning AWE, the precision engineering and manufacturing firm outside Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, has launched its newest online experience, a fully mobile (and desktop) friendly website. The new website uses AWE’s newly converted ACES and PIES data to ensure fitment compliance and easy importing for its dealer-partner network. “The new site is just warming up. Featuring mobile galleries of some of our favorite bui...