Weathered 2005 Le Mans Winning Audi R8 1:8 Scale by Amalgam

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="56133"] source: Amalgam Collection Editor's note: With the excitement that Audi is likely headed back to Le Mans by 2023, it was timely that this Audi R8 popped up on my Facebook wall. Amalgam Collection is known for their highly-detailed limited edition models and you can't get more limited than this: only 15 of these almost 2 feet long models will be built. The price? $8,794. It's on preorder now and as soon as your model is completed, they wi...

Find of the (future) Day: 2019 Hot Wheels Audi Sport quattro (1:64 Scale)

[photo: Hot Wheels Dream Team Instagram]  Instagram is great; it's one of my favorite social media platforms (here is where I put a commercial that we also have an Instagram account, AudiClubNA). Not only can you see the latest things your friends visited, ate, drove, you can find gems like this. Scrolling through last night, this diecast caught my eye (obviously). Hot Wheels Dream Team previewed this Sport quattro. From reading the replies, it looks to be released sometime in 2019 ...

Find of the Day: NOS Minichamps 1:43 Audi Sport quattro Pike’s Peak

Today's Find of the Day goes out to the scale model collectors amongst us. Rare and out of production models tend to pull a serious premium on auction sites like Ebay, and that's if you can find them at all. Take for example the Minichamps' 1:43 iteration of Walter Röhrl's 1987 Audi Sport quattro Pike's Peak racer. Minichamps did a limited edition run (6687 units) back in 2006, complete with cool display box featuring a map of the Pike's Peak hillclimb. It seems at least one of those un...

Video: Audi Miniatures Invade Baqueira Beret

words: Bill Cho, photos and video: Audi Spain Baqueira Beret is a beautiful ski resort located in the Spanish Pyrenees. Audi España sponsors the Quattro Era Baishada, a race that features both downhill skiing and snowboarding. If you were fortunate enough to be at the ski resort on February 10 and 11, Audi hid scale models of their vehicles all over the ski resort. And by "hid" I mean they placed them in easily visible places. Worst game of Hide N Seek ever but the prizes were fan...