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    By Audi Media

    This is a change of historic proportions: The new regulations of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) force the automobile manufacturers to use significantly less fuel than last year. The new rules will come into effect at the Silverstone (GB) season opener on April 20. Audi is tackling the challenge as the 2012 and 2013 World Champions with a newly designed R18 e-tron quattro and two strong driver lineups. Besides demonstrating their driving skills in the race they will also have to make their personal contribution to efficiency – not least due to the fact that, following an adjustment of the regulations on short notice, race cars with diesel engines like the R18 e-tron quattro are subject to another reduction of fuel-energy compared to competitors using gasoline engines.

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    By Audi Media

    Audi customer-racing continues to add new teams with the announcement of CRP Racing joining the fold to contest the Pirelli World Challenge (PWC) at the Long Beach race. James Sofronas will look to defend his title in the GT class at his home course and welcomes talented GMG newcomer, Andrew Palmer, to the GT category.

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    By Audi Media

    Audi race drivers as watchmakers: For a day, Marcel Fässler, Nico Müller and Mike Rockenfeller delved into the world of Oris. The company based in Hölstein (Switzerland) will become the new ‘Official Watch Partner’ of Audi Sport at the beginning of this motorsport season and, among other things, be featured with its logo on the mirrors of all eight Audi RS 5 DTM plus the R18 e-tron quattro cars

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    By Kris Hansen

    Our photographers have sent us some photos of what appears again to be an updated if not completely new R8, testing on the world’s ultimate proving grounds, the Nurburgring Nordschleife As before, we have no knowledge of what lurks under the skin, but we do notice that this test car does have some noticeably different [...]

  • By Audi Media

      – Audi rose to second place among all luxury brands by posting a 22 point gain from its 2013 CSI score – Since 2011, Audi has improved by 74 points and 8 positions within the luxury segment – The CSI Study measures overall satisfaction with the vehicle service experience among owners of 2009-2013 model [...]