Audi of America Customer-Racing Continues to Add New Audi R8 LMS Ultra Teams Ahead of Long Beach Race

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  • CRP Racing chooses Audi R8 LMS ultra to contest Pirelli World Challenge
  • James Sofronas from GMG racing looks to defend win from last year
  • Rookie driver and GT-A winner of St. Petersburg opener, Andrew Palmer, moved up to GT class

Audi customer-racing continues to add new teams with the announcement of CRP Racing joining the fold to contest the Pirelli World Challenge (PWC) at the Long Beach race. James Sofronas will look to defend his title in the GT class at his home course and welcomes talented GMG newcomer, Andrew Palmer, to the GT category.

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Audi unveils the new R18 e-tron quattro

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  • Spectacular drive in public traffic of Le Mans
  • Fresh graphics and more cubic capacity for higher efficiency
  • Concept decision followed extensive testing

Audi began the 2014 WEC season with a spectacular appearance. The new Audi R18 e-tron quattro did not do its initial kilometers at Le Mans on the legendary race track in Western France but in public traffic. Audi factory driver Tom Kristensen, with nine victories under his belt the record holder of the Le Mans 24 Hours, drove the diesel hybrid sports car from the Saint-Julien du Mans cathedral in the city center to the famous race track.

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Emotionally rousing – the Audi TT and Audi TTS

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A modern classic is starting afresh: Audi presents the latest-generation TT and TTS. The compact sports car mesmerizes thanks to its completely unique character – with emotive design, fantastically dynamic qualities and innovative technologies.

“The Audi TT is synonymous with being a genuine design icon and top- performance machine,” said Prof. Dr. Ulrich Hackenberg, Technical Development Director at AUDI AG. “This new generation is enabling us to bring the technology even more to life for drivers – just as they would expect from a real sports car.”

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APR Presents the R8 4.2L FSI V8 Stage III+ TVS1740 Supercharger System!


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APR’s technical reach has grown enormously since opening in the 1990’s and currently represents a force of unmatched performance without compromise in the performance enhancement sector for Audi vehicles. Our previously available APR Stage III TVS1320 Supercharger System found its way on to several hundred 4.2L FSIs around the world, making it the most popular and reliable system on the market. With more than four years’ worth of 4.2L FSI supercharger engineering research, development and testing, APR’s new Stage III+ TVS1740 Supercharger System represents the pinnacle of Audi’s German engineering enhanced by APR’s American ingenuity.

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#AudiA3 Launch Day Event at Audi Reading

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[Photos: Denis Podmarkov / Words: Mike Juergens]

Denis from PerfectStance attended the A3 Launch Day Event at Audi Reading tonight. #stayuncompromised is the theme for the new all new Audi A3 Sedan. It features an incredible price and list of standard options that leave no compromises. From the optional Audi MMI Navigation plus  with 4G LTE with MMI Touch to the Bang & Olufsen sound system and the adaptive cruise control the options list features options that were previously only available on the highest end Audi’s.

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The Audi S1 and the Audi S1 Sportback – the dynamic benchmark in their class

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Dynamism that is four meters long – the Audi S1 and the Audi S1 Sportback

A great name makes a comeback: Audi is presenting the S1 and the S1 Sportback (7.0 / 7.1 liters of fuel per 100 kilometers [33.60 / 33.13 US mpg]; 162 / 166 grams of CO2 per kilometer [260.71 / 267.15 g/mile]). The new Audi S1 is the unrivalled embodiment of a compact sports car. All the modifications to the Audi S1, including the new four-link rear axle, the quattro permanent all- wheel drive and the powerful 2.0 TFSI producing 170 kW (231 hp) and 370 Nm (272.90 lb-ft) of torque make it agile and dynamic. Its fully fledged everyday practicality makes it the ideal driving machine for daily needs. These characteristics turn the Audi S1 and the S1 Sportback into the benchmark in their class.

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Reader’s Rides: Audi GTG at the Pagoda in Reading, PA

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Denis from PerfectStance sent over some photos from the Audi GTG that took place at the Pagoda in Reading PA this morning.  

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Audi Sport in 2014 again relies on strong partners in the FIA WEC

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  • Audi Sport has gained Aethra and Oris as two new LMP partners
  • Long-standing partnerships to continue this year
  • Dr. Wolfgang Ullrich: “We’re delighted about the internationally renowned partners”

Audi is defending its titles in the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) backed by strong partners. Renowned companies with worldwide operations accompany the presence of up to three Audi R18 e- tron quattro in the WEC.

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Audi 2013 Annual Report: “How feels tomorrow?”

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  • Innovations at Audi: magazine section focuses on the future
  • Member of the Board of Management for Finance, Axel Strotbek: “Our new Annual Report shows what moves our society, what ideas we want to use to shape tomorrow, and with what experiences we delight.”
  • Multimedia content via augmented reality

With the title “How feels tomorrow?” the new Audi Annual Report focuses on the future and reveals what the brand with the four rings is concerning itself with today. The magazine section offers an entertaining insight into the world of Audi. The newly designed financial section documents the economic development of the Audi Group in the past year.

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Training in the wind tunnel: Stormy times for Audi Sailing Team Germany

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  • German national sailing team visits Audi
  • Integration of people with disabilities in sailing as a common goal
  • Technical Director Joachim Hellmich: “Tests in the wind tunnel as an important part of the preparation”

Audi Sailing Team Germany and AUDI AG are opening a new chapter in their partnership. Following the successful premiere of Audi Sailing Team Germany last year, Paralympic contender Heiko Kröger now trained at the Ingolstadt wind tunnel center for the first time.

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