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Event Coverage: Waterfest 16 2010

posted by on 21 July 2010 in Events Coverage

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It’s funny how things can just seem to sneak up on you. This can happen for many reasons, be it because the schedule’s too full, or the fanfare isn’t as loud as expected. Waterfest, for the VWvortex crew this year, suffered from a little bit of both. With the recent forum changes, and trying to […] More…

Event Coverage: Deutsche Classic 2010

posted by on 14 July 2010 in Events Coverage

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Last Saturday, July 10th, played host to one of our favorite shows of the year. Deutsche Classic, nestled in the hills of Berks County, Pennsyvania, always has a great, laid-back vibe and really cool people on hand. Once again, this year managed to have the same atmosphere, despite the weather trying its best to make […] More…

Audi Sportscar Experience at Audi Forum Sonoma, Infineon Raceway

posted by on 8 July 2010 in Events Coverage

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Sister site — and world of all things Audi — Fourtitude got the chance of a lifetime to attend a high-performance driving class for a day. But rather than just learning the ropes in any old beater with a four-banger under the hood, this school gets your eye in piloting Audi’s flagship supercar, the R8. […] More…

Event Coverage: 2009 Essen Motor Show

posted by on 22 December 2009 in Events Coverage

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If you likened Europe’s Essen Motor Show as a bit like SEMA you wouldn’t be far off. Both of these aftermarket fall extravaganzas are the place where the major market tuners show their lines and where builders of the nuttiest modified cars display their creations. Both too are major attractions on the calendar and both […] More…

Event Coverage: CVO Midwest Treffen 2009

posted by on 26 August 2009 in Events Coverage

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For the twelfth year in a row, the Chicago Volkswagen Organization has hosted in Midwest Treffen car show. The show, which is relatively small compared to monster events like WaterFest and H2O, continues to draw VW and Audi enthusiasts from all over the Midwest. The atmosphere is appropriately laid-back, casual and hospitable, in true Midwestern […] More…

Event Coverage: VWoA R32 Enthusiasts’ Day

posted by on 13 July 2009 in Events Coverage

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Ever since the R32 came to our shores in 2004, there has been a friendly rivalry between east and west coast owners. Usually outdone by the west coast in terms of attendance, the east coast finally answered back with a little help from on high – Volkswagen of America. After moving its headquarters from Auburn […] More…