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donderdag 12 april 2018

Debut victory of the Audi RS 3 LMS in WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup

Debut victory of the Audi RS 3 LMS in WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup
Audi Sport customer racing continued a great touring car tradition in Morocco. The last FIA World Touring Car Cup, which Audi won at the time, was held 23 years ago. Now Jean-Karl Vernay and the Audi Sport Leopard Lukoil Team made history at the beginning of a new era. In the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup in Marrakesh, the Frenchman and the Belgian race team won the second of three races. read...
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New Audi Sport customer team celebrates debut victory
The customers of Audi Sport made a brilliant start to the current season of the Blancpain GT Series with a victory and two further podium places. read on
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Audi e-tron Vision Gran Turismo: From the PlayStation to the race track
With the fully electric "Audi e-tron Vision Gran Turismo" concept car Audi is now turning electric mobility into a tangible experience in a unique way. Originally developed exclusively for virtual races on PlayStation 4, Audi is making the new race car reality in conjunction with Formula E. Starting with the race in Rome on Saturday, April 14, the Audi e-tron Vision Gran Turismo will be deployed...
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More than 463,000 deliveries worldwide: Audi sets new record for first quarter
New record-breaking figure for the Four Rings: Audi concluded its best first quarter in the company's history. Between January and March the company sold around 463,800 automobiles worldwide, 9.8 percent more than in the same quarter last year. In particular, the high demand in China (+41.9%) and North America (+10.2%) drove growth in the first three months. In Europe, however, sales since...
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Rallycross: EKS Audi Sport starts in the Spanish sun
Moment of truth for Audi factory driver Mattias Ekström and his team in Spain: the fifth World Rallycross Championship season commences at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya on April 14–15. And the new Audi S1 EKS RX quattro makes its competitive race debut. To start the World RX season, the EKS Audi Sport squad must assert itself against the teams from Volkswagen, Peugeot and Co. The event also...
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Audi Nines presented by Falken: Premium brand supports new winter sports format
Audi's backing for youth-oriented winter sports continues. The premium brand is the title sponsor of an all-new competition format taking place from 9 to 14 April 2018 in the Tyrolean ski resort of Sölden. In the Audi Nines presented by Falken, the world's best practitioners of Ski Cross, Snowboard Cross and Slopestyle will go head to head on a specially designed SlopeX course. read on
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Avant-garde: the new Audi A6 Avant
The new Audi A6 Avant combines dynamic design with superb everyday utility and excellent adaptability. The rear has a striking design, yet offers a flexible luggage compartment concept with 565 to 1,680 liters (20.0 – 59.3 cu ft) of capacity. The drive and suspension are designed with comfort and sportiness in mind. The standard mild hybrid system boosts efficiency while the dynamic all-wheel...
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DTM Champion René Rast in Audi RS 3 LMS
Audi Sport customer racing is bringing a prominent guest entrant to round three of the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup at the Nürburgring. René Rast, who won the DTM title last year in his debut season, will be racing in an Audi RS 3 LMS for the first time. As a result, the 31-year-old Audi factory driver is facing a double commitment from May 10 to 13 because at the same event, in an Audi R8...
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