Will Turbos Return to Audi?
May 7, 2006 By: Chris Ostberg Audi knows a thing or two about using turbochargers in high performance street and race applications. The rise of Audis legendary motorsports reputation in the 1980s came almost entirely from a very potent and robust turbocharged inline 5 cylinder engine (2.1 or 2.2 liters depending on year). With this […] More »
May 7, 2006 Source: Audi AG Audi sports car production to begin at end of 2006 Important investment in the location Extension of location-specific competencies Preparations for the production of the new Audi R8 sports car are progressing apace at the Audi Neckarsulm plant. The Audi subsidiary quattro GmbH is investing some 28 million euros […] More »
May 5, 2006 Source: Audi AG Germany. Land of the car. Berlin gets mobile “The Automobile” sculpture unveiled in front of Brandenburg Gate How a 2.5:1 scale model of a series production car takes shape Presiding in front of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin is a gold and silver coloured object: 10.20 metres long, 3.25 […] More »
May 4, 2006 By: Kris Hansen Providence Rhode Island is home to Yarrowsport, the host of the Primer 2006 show. Held the weekend of April 29-30th, the show was really two events in one. There was the official show, consisting of some very carefully selected cars and there was also a show and shine where […] More »
May 4, 2006 Source: Audi Communication Motorsport Three extra races for R8 in the American Le Mans Series Houston and Mid-Ohio: two races in seven days Audi heads to Texas as championship leader The second round of the American Le Mans Series is on the agenda two months after the new Audi R10 TDI prototypes […] More »