It’s been a whirlwind of activity at Audi these couple of months – at least in this part of the world. Following on the heels of the Audi R8 LMS Cup, the German car manufacturer has unveiled the Audi R8 China Edition Read the rest of the story at: Golden Beast: Audi R8 China Edition
Audi has been involved with the Real Madrid for a long time and to honor this relationship has announced a special version of its R8 LMS Ultra racer, dubbed Real....
www.ZerCustoms.com - Audi revealed over the weekend the R8 LMS Ultra Real Madrid Edition to honor the... [...]
Posted on 11.14.2012 02:00 by Kirby Garlitos Filed under: Audi | coupe | race cars | Supercars / Exotic cars | Audi R8 | special editions | Cars | Car Reviews | Audi It’s no secret that German automaker Audi has had a longstanding relationship with soccer giants Real Madrid. Show More Summary
ONEIGHTURBO Video after the jump Mobil 1 The Grid met the designers to see the mapping of GMG Racing’s Audi R8 LMS and Sonoma Raceway circuit. Simraceway is an online racing game that allows avid race fans the opportunity to compete against fellow racers in the latest cars on incredibly realistic race tracks. The virtual racing [...]Show More Summary
ONEIGHTURBO Gallery after the jump Laurens Vanthoor, Anthony Kumpen, Edward Sandstrom and Marco Bonanomi won in the Audi R8 LMS ultra by five laps. The Audi factory has won at Le Mans, the Nurburgring and Spa this year. With the Belgium private team’s victory a fourth 24-hour victory is added to the brand’s endurance record this [...]Show More Summary
Following victories at the recent Nürburgring and Le Mans 24-hour events, Audi has now executed a one-two finish at the equally grueling Spa 24 Hours endurance race this past weekend. A total of 66 cars from twelve different manufacturers took to the legendary Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium for the event this year, but in the in the...
ONEIGHTURBO Gallery after the jump It was Frank Kechele in the no66 Vita4One Z4 who nailed the fastest time (2:19.473) in qualifying. The time stood for both Spa 24 day and night sessions. The highest placed Audi R8 LMS ultra was that of the no1 Belgian Audi Club Team WRT team of Ortelli/Mies/Haase. A time of [...]Show More Summary
ONEIGHTURBO Christopher Haase, Audi R8 LMS ultra #1 (Audi Sport Team WRT) “Obviously, our victory in the past Blancpain race at Le Castellet is giving us a boost. We’re the runners-up in the standings now and at Spa up to 49 points are awarded. Naturally, our aim is to clinch a victory for Audi – no [...]Show More Summary
ONEIGHTURBO Audi is returning with four R8 LMS ultra cars to the 7.004-kilometer 2012 24 Hours of Spa roller-coaster in the Ardennes as last year’s winner. A year ago, Audi Sport Team WRT celebrated victory at its home round. The team thus laid an important foundation for subsequently winning the Blancpain Endurance Series (BES). This year, [...]Show More Summary
ONEIGHTURBO Exactly six weeks ago you won the 24-hour race at the Nurburgring in the Audi R8 LMS ultra. How often do these moments come back to your mind now? “Very often. Especially this weekend when I was a guest at the DTM an incredibly large number of people mentioned this to me and expressed their [...]Show More Summary
With the cab-forward proportions of a 250 LM and the detailing of some Pluto-bound spacecruiser, it's no wonder the R8 Spyder still one of the most desirable cars in the world, even though its design is nearly four years old. More »
Posted on 05.26.2012 04:00 by Brad Anderson Filed under: Audi | coupe | race cars | video | sports cars | Audi R8 | Cars | Car News Most racetracks are constructed so well that they last for decades after use has discontinued and unless...Show More Summary
Posted on 05.23.2012 02:00 by Simona Filed under: Audi | coupe | race cars | Nurburgring | Audi R8 | Cars | Car News Audi just had a successful weekend despite terrible weather clouding the day; the company managed to record its first overall victory in the Nurburgring 24 Hours with the new Audi R8 LMS ultra. Show More Summary
Audi has claimed its first overall victory at the Nürburgring 24 Hour race with the R8 LMS Ultra finishing in both first and second place. The win comes after a slew of endurance race wins for Audi in the last 12 months including the...Show More Summary
www.ZerCustoms.com - Carlos Sainz drives the Audi R8 LMS on Europe's second oldest track - the Autodr... [...]
Despite the somewhat erratic weather that plagued this past weekend’s Nürburgring 24 Hours endurance race, a pair of Audi R8 LMS ultra GT3 race cars managed to secure a one-two finish for the brand with the four rings at the grueling race. Driving the overall winner was a German quartet consisting of Marc Basseng, Christopher Haase...
ONEIGHTURBO Gallery after the jump! Audi is starting to the Nurburgring 24 Hours from the front row. In Friday’s top 40 qualifying, Christian Mamerow in the Audi R8 LMS ultra took position two on the grid. At the 40th running of the Eifel classic, five Audi R8 LMS ultra qualified for the seven front rows. As [...]Show More Summary
Built in 1922 and essentially abandoned in 1923, Autodromo de Sitges-Terramar is the second oldest remaining track in Europe. Unlike the oldest, England's Brooklands, it was built so well that it remains useable today. Here, rally legend Carlos Sainz laps its 80 year old banking in an Audi R8 LMS. More »
The picture you’re looking at with the Audi was taken on flat land. The Aud R8 LMS above was riding a track with an incredible 60-degree banked corner. Now that we have your attention with that tidbit, here’s your unusually present update of race cars simply too awesome to ignore. We’re saving the Audi for [...]