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  1. Volkswagen News Blog
    When Audi unveiled the Vision GT dream car for the Gran Turismo series, it looked so wild that no one would have faulted them for making it a motionless full-scale model. But instead, they promised to put it to work as a race taxi for the Formula E racing series. Last weekend, the car had its...
  2. Misc. Professional Racing
    The Macau Grand Prix is always good for an accident or two or 16— you may remember Audi’s race ending crash last year —and this year’s event didn’t disappoint. It didn’t take long for things to get messy on the tight road circuit. On the opening lap of the qualifying race a 16-car pileup caused...
  3. Misc. Professional Racing
    Audi has pulled the veil from its first-ever Formula E car – the Audi e-tron FE04.  The all-electric racecar, presented during a special event held it Neuberg Wednesday night, will be fielded by the factory-backed Team Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler. In Formula E, which is a spec series, the...
  4. Photography
    Daniel Abt, of ABT Sportsline and Formula E fame, spends a lot of his time off the track making videos with some pretty, outrageous, and deeply desirable cars. Not being a German-speaker, I find these videos very frustrating. The good news, though, is that for the first time ever, Abt decided...
  5. Photography
    World Endurance Championship racer and 2016 Formula E runner up, Lucas di Grassi, had a better birthday than you. That’s because for his birthday di Grassi shot his friends with paintball guns while racing go-karts. Either one of those activities fills me with overwhelming glee, but di Grassi...
  6. Volkswagen News Blog
    Driving down East Ocean Boulevard in Long Beach, California, it's apparent something is going on.  Banners hang from flag poles, advertising 'Gran Prix Week' to anyone with wandering eyes and a few moments to spare.  The branding of various race series are posted on buildings.  Certain streets...
  7. Open Wheel Racing
    Strategic partnership between Volkswagen and Team Abt Schaeffler continues on a successful track Brazilian Lucas di Grassi has once again earned a place on the podium in the fourth running of the Formula E in Argentina. The driver for Team Abt Schaeffler and strategic partner Volkswagen finished...
  8. Misc. Professional Racing
    Successful start to the season continues for the strategic partnership between Volkswagen and the ABT Schaeffler Audi Sport team Lucas di Grassi tops the drivers' standings with 39 points The team has also taken the lead in the team standings with 49 points At the end of an eventful second...
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