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  1. Volkswagen News Blog
    The high-performance compact wagon market is a niche too far for Audi, which won’t sell the RS4 Avant in America. Revealed on Tuesday at the Frankfurt motor show , the Avant benefits from the same 2.9-liter biturbo V6 as the RS5 Coupe, with which it shares a chassis. Making 450 hp and 442...
  2. Volkswagen News Blog
    The latest iteration of the R8 has been unveiled in Frankfurt and it loses drive to the front wheels. The R8 RWS (Rear Wheel Series) will be limited to a total 999 units in Spyder and Coupe variants. Powered by Audi’s excellent naturally aspirated 5.2-liter V10, the R8 RWS will weigh 110 lbs...
  3. Volkswagen News Blog
    The Frankfurt auto show, Europe’s premiere exhibition of new automotive technology is just around the corner, and few brands are as excited about it as Audi. With lots of cars expected to be on their way, we thought we’d take a look at what the rumor mill anticipates for the show. The car we’re...
  4. Volkswagen News Blog
    Top Gear’s drag races are impressive for a number of reasons, chief among which is that happen at all, given the UK’s weather patterns. The luck clearly ran out when Chris Harris was setting up to do a drag between the NSX, the 911 Turbo, and the R8 V10 Plus. The heavens opened before he could...
  5. Volkswagen News Blog
    The Italdesign Zerouno is heading to limited production. First seen earlier this year at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show, the Italdesign Zerouno is finally ready to hit the track. The automaker released a teaser video and confirmed it will be on display at the Torino Motor Show from June 7 to June...
  6. Volkswagen News Blog
    Audi Sport is celebrating itself with the new and very exclusive Audi Sport edition Audi R8 coupe. The autonymic car is designed to celebrate the R8’s many motorsport victories in 2016, and comes following Audi Sport’s recent strong entry into the American market. “In 2016, we had the most...
  7. Volkswagen News Blog
    Have you always wanted a Lamborghini, but just couldn’t afford one? Well, want no more. Even the most humbly budgeted of car enthusiasts can now afford this fiery bull, because it only costs $5. Admittedly, though, that might still be more than it’s worth. That’s because although this was once...
  8. Volkswagen News Blog
    Giorgietto Giugiaro’s design house, Italdesign has decided to try its hand at selling supercars. With a V10 engine borrowed from its parent company, Audi, the new “Ultra Low Series Cars” will be the Italian company’s vision of the ultimate road car, is a sentence that improves with every word...
  9. Volkswagen News Blog
    Before environmental constraints forced Volkswagen to downsize its TDI offering for the Touareg to a V6, the manufacturer equipped its full size SUV with a 5-liter V10 diesel lump.  As you'd expect, it was extremely powerful, offering a massive 553ft/lb tq.  For today's Find of the Day, we've...
  10. R8 (All Generations)
    Matt Farah of TheSmokingTire, the YouTube-distributed automotive video series, have had a chance to get behind the wheel of STaSIS' supercharged R8 that graced the Audi stand at SEMA. It being a supercharged V10 R8 Spyder we doubted we'd see much dislike about the car but even we were surprised...
  11. Blog
    Via the celebrity car blog (and Jalopnik's Matt Hardigree) we've just stumbled across this Sepang Blue R8 V10 with color matched wheels. The car purportedly belongs to Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips. See more about it after the jump. Full Story
  12. R8 (All Generations)
    Via the celebrity car blog (and Jalopnik's Matt Hardigree) we've just stumbled across this Sepang Blue R8 V10 with color matched wheels. The car purportedly belongs to Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips. See more about it after the jump. Full Story
  13. Blog
    The long slow tease seems shortly at an end. Gamers and driving sim aficionados eagerly await the release of the latest and greatest evolution of the Gran Turismo franchise and its programmers at Polyphony have today announced a Collector's Edition at $99.99 SRP. Among the benefits of the...
  14. R8 (All Generations)
    The long slow tease seems shortly at an end. Gamers and driving sim aficionados eagerly await the release of the latest and greatest evolution of the Gran Turismo franchise and its programmers at Polyphony have today announced a Collector's Edition at $99.99 SRP. Among the benefits of the...
  15. Blog
    Check out this video we found posted in our R8 forums. The spot, done by Web Rides TV and the Famous Group, begins with the 'making of' a video where their crew (with C5 RS 6 camera car) head out to El Toro Marine Base to shoot the R8 in full on battle mode including plenty of drifting. Driver...
  16. Blog
    Perhaps it's not a surprise that the highest install rates for special Audi Exclusive tailoring are on the Audi's R8. One of the latest we've spotted is this Velvet Purple example photographed by the folks over on the IAmAudi website. Even cooler, the car isn't just painted a special color - the...
  17. R8 (All Generations)
    Perhaps it's not a surprise that the highest install rates for special Audi Exclusive tailoring are on the Audi's R8. One of the latest we've spotted is this Velvet Purple example photographed by the folks over on the IAmAudi website. Even cooler, the car isn't just painted a special color - the...
  18. R8 (All Generations)
    We've just stumbled across several video clips on YouTube documenting two UK magazines (EVO and AutoCar) test driving the Audi R8 LMS racecar, specifically one of the United AutoSports cars. Watch below. EVO Magazine AutoCar Magazine
  19. Blog
    We've just stumbled across several video clips on YouTube documenting two UK magazines (EVO and AutoCar) test driving the Audi R8 LMS racecar, specifically one of the United AutoSports cars. Watch below. EVO Magazine AutoCar Magazine
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