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  • 10/19/18
    Sports

    Season finale at Laguna Seca, California: Three Audi R8 LMS with unique liveries

    Audi will offer fans not just one but several treats at the Intercontinental GT Challenge (IGTC) finale in California from October 26 to 28: Besides the GT3 model, the GT4 version of the Audi R8 LMS and the Audi RS 3 LMS TCR race car will be on the grid at Laguna Seca for the California 8 Hours. In addition, the audience can look forward to a visual surprise: For the first time, the liveries of the three Audi GT3 sports cars will complement each other to create a total picture in the style of the American flag.
  • 10/17/18
    Sports

    Abt and di Grassi test new Audi e-tron FE05

    It is the only comparison with the competition before the ABB FIA Formula E Championship starts its new season in mid-December: Until coming Friday, all eleven teams are meeting for the official pre-season tests of the racing series in Valencia. On the occasion of the test Audi unveils the liveries of Daniel Abt and Lucas di Grassi’s all-electric Audi e-tron FE05 cars to media and fans.
  • 10/15/18
    Sports

    Titles for Audi Sport in Australia, France, New Zealand and in the United States

    Audi Sport customer racing experienced a first-rate weekend with its customer racing teams. In GT3 racing, the customers recorded championship successes in Australia and New Zealand, the GT4 race car prevailed over the competition in France and the TCR model in North America.
  • 10/14/18
    Sports

    DTM finale Hockenheim: Audi quotes

    In front of an impressive crowd, René Rast won the season’s last two DTM races as well. As a result, the Audi driver, behind Gary Paffett (Mercedes-Benz), still secured a runner-up finish in the championship. With six victories in a row he is the new DTM record holder.
  • 10/14/18
    Sports

    Mattias Ekström and Andreas Bakkerud on podium in Rallycross round on German home soil

    In the FIA World Rallycross (World RX) season’s penultimate round at the Estering near Buxtehude, Mattias Ekström and Andreas Bakkerud in positions two and three celebrated the first two podium finishes in a single event for EKS Audi Sport in the 2018 season. In summer-like temperatures, Ekström in the Audi S1 EKS RX quattro only had to admit defeat to World Champion Johan Kristoffersson by 1.849 seconds.
  • 10/14/18
    Sports

    Six-pack! Audi driver Rast wins DTM finale as well

    Six victories in a row! Audi driver René Rast won the season’s last race at the Hockenheimring as well, so topping his own record from the previous day. On Sunday, behind Mercedes-Benz driver Gary Paffett, the 31-year-old German from Audi Sport Team Rosberg secured the runner-up’s spot in the championship. The DTM’s new record man in the end was only lacking four points to successfully defend the title.
  • 10/13/18
    Sports

    DTM: High Five for Audi driver René Rast

    René Rast from Audi Sport Team Rosberg continues to make DTM history: In Saturday’s race of the season finale at the Hockenheimring, the Audi driver celebrated his fifth consecutive victory. No other driver has ever achieved this feat before in the touring car racing series that has been held since 1984.
  • 10/12/18
    Sports

    WRT becomes Audi customer team in the DTM

    Audi has become the first manufacturer to present a customer team for the new era of the DTM: In the 2019 season, the W Racing Team (WRT), which is mainly known from GT racing, will become a part of the international touring car series. The squad surrounding team director Vincent Vosse plans to enter two new Audi RS 5 DTM cars.
  • 10/09/18
    Sports

    Rallycross: Notorious first corner of Estering awaits EKS Audi Sport

    This weekend (October 13/14), the FIA World Rallycross Championship (World RX) comes to Germany. For Audi driver Mattias Ekström and EKS Audi Sport, the Estering race track in Buxtehude is very special.
  • 10/08/18
    Sports

    Title wins for Audi Sport in Germany and Russia

    Thanks to Kevin Arnold, an Audi private driver has won the DMV GTC Dunlop 60 in an R8 LMS for the third consecutive year, while Dmitry Bragin secured the title in the TCR Russia in an Audi RS 3 LMS for the second time in a row.
  • 10/08/18
    Sports

    DTM finale: Audi driver René Rast fights for second title

    Audi Sport is going for broke at the DTM finale at the Hockenheimring on 13/14 October. Audi driver René Rast still has an outside chance of successfully defending his title. A place among the top three in the overall standings is already certain for the reigning DTM champion.
  • 10/07/18
    Sports

    Audi takes one-two-three podium lockout in Wuhan

    The eighth race weekend of the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup on the track in Wuhan, China delivered a dream result for the Audi RS 3 LMS. The Audi Sport Leopard Lukoil Team, Audi Sport Team Comtoyou and Comtoyou Racing squads scored 212 points with their six drivers – 92 points more than the previous best weekend in Zandvoort. In addition, Jean-Karl Vernay took the third victory of the season and is the best Audi driver in the standings in fifth position.
  • 10/04/18
    Sports

    Audi unveils e-tron FE05 for new Formula E season

    On December 15, a new era in the ABB FIA Formula E Championship will begin in Ad Diriyah (Saudi Arabia): Thanks to the electric cars’ greater range, the drivers will compete with only one race car for the first time. Audi now unveils the newly developed Audi e-tron FE05, with which Daniel Abt and Lucas di Grassi will again make a bid for the titles.
  • 10/02/18
    Sports

    World premiere in Paris: new evolution of Audi R8 LMS for customer racing

    Audi Sport customer racing presents its fourth new model in just four years: Following on from the radically new second-generation Audi R8 LMS (2015), the Audi RS 3 LMS TCR touring car (2016) and the Audi R8 LMS GT4 sports car (2017), the evolution of the Audi R8 LMS GT3 was unveiled at the Paris Motor Show on October 2, 2018. Michael-Julius Renz, Managing Director of Audi Sport GmbH, and Chris Reinke, Head of Audi Sport customer racing, revealed the model with the international exhibition visitors looking on. The new version of the model, successful worldwide in sprint and endurance racing, is tailored closely to the customer requirements regarding technology and operating costs.
  • 10/01/18
    Sports

    Top of the points for Audi Sport customers in France and New Zealand

    Two Audi Sport customer racing squads in New Zealand and France have good chances to claim their respective championship titles after another successful weekend of racing.
  • 10/01/18
    Sports

    Audi driver Andreas Bakkerud’s wild ride onto the podium

    Podium on US debut: during the first outing for the FIA World Rallycross Championship (World RX) in the USA, EKS Audi Sport scored its seventh top 3 result of the season. With temperatures over 30 degrees Celsius in Austin (Texas), both drivers in the Audi S1 EKS RX quattro reached the final for the best six. The Norwegian Andreas Bakkerud took third overall while team mate Mattias Ekström finished the final in fifth place after contact with an opponent.
  • 09/30/18
    Sports

    Ninth podium for Audi Sport in FIA WTCR

    Audi Sport customer racing continues its run of podium finishes at the seventh round of the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup in China. While the Belgian Frédéric Vervisch from Audi Sport Team Comtoyou climbed the podium for the fifth time this year, his countryman and team mate Denis Dupont held a trophy aloft for the first time. In second qualifying, he was sixth and, for the first time, the best of the six Audi RS 3 LMS drivers.
  • 09/27/18
    Sports

    Audi quattro Cup 2018: Sweden and Netherlands victorious in World Final

    The Audi quattro Cup is the world’s largest amateur tournament series in golf. In the World Final, which took place from 23 to 27 September 2018 at Kitzbühel-Schwarzsee-Reith Golf Club in Austria, the pairs Eriksson/Bolmgren from Sweden and Oosterbaan/Oosterbaan from the Netherlands emerged victorious from a field of 80,000 participants drawn from 43 nations.
  • 09/25/18
    Sports

    Rallycross: U.S. premiere for EKS Audi Sport

    U.S. premiere for EKS Audi Sport: This weekend (September 29/30) Austin (Texas) is hosting the first FIA World Rallycross Championship (World RX) round in the United States.
  • 09/25/18
    Sports

    Basketballers of FC Bayern München receive new Audi courtesy cars

    A few days before the season opener in Ulm, players and trainers from the FC Bayern München basketball team picked up their new courtesy cars at Munich Airport. Just like last season, the team will be getting around in Audi A4 Avant models during the 2018/19 season.
  • 09/24/18
    Sports

    Audi Sport customers celebrate titles in Germany, Asia and Sweden

    The teams of Audi Sport customer racing won titles and races this weekend and are now well positioned in several series to take on the remaining races.
  • 09/23/18
    Sports

    DTM Spielberg: Audi quotes

    The 100th victory for Audi in the DTM, another double strike by René Rast and a total of five of six possible podium places: Audi remained unbeaten on the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg (Austria), too. The quotes.
  • 09/23/18
    Sports

    Audi celebrates 100th victory in the DTM

    Audi achieved its 100th DTM victory at the Red Bull Ring in Austria. Following the somewhat fortunate one-two-three success on Saturday, Audi Sport celebrated a dominant one-two result on Sunday thanks to René Rast (Audi Sport Team Rosberg) and Nico Müller (Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline).
  • 09/22/18
    Sports

    DTM thriller at Spielberg: Audi celebrates unexpected one-two-three result

    Audi kept its promise of continuing to keep up suspense in the DTM title race on claiming a one-two-three result in Saturday’s spectacular race on the Red Bull Ring: By clinching his third consecutive victory Audi driver René Rast from Audi Sport Team Rosberg made up further ground on the two leading Mercedes-Benz drivers Paul Di Resta and Gary Paffett. Mike Rockenfeller (Audi Sport Team Phoenix) and Nico Müller (Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline) completed Audi’s first one-two-three triumph this year.
  • 09/21/18
    Sports

    Formula E: Audi to supply Virgin Racing with e-tron FE05

    When the ABB FIA Formula E Championship starts its new season in Riyadh on December 15, there will be four drivers on the grid with Audi technology: alongside its own factory team, Audi Sport will also be equipping the British race team Virgin Racing with its newly developed Audi e-tron FE05, including the powertrain.
  • 09/19/18
    Sports

    World RX Audi driver Ekström in Nitro World Games for the first time

    Audi rallycross driver Mattias Ekström will take part in the Nitro World Games (September 22–23) in Salt Lake City for the first time. He will compete in the new rallycross event in an Audi S1 EKS RX quattro. Ekström will meet with top-class drivers from the rallycross series and popular U.S. action sports stars. The action sports event featuring freestyle motocross, BMX and inline skating, skateboarding and scootering that is popular in the United States fascinates a large number of spectators.
  • 09/18/18
    Sports

    Audi wants to defend titles in finale at Laguna Seca

    Before the finale of the Intercontinental GT Challenge (IGTC) in California from October 26 to 28, Audi Sport customer racing has determined driver and team lineups: Two of the three Audi R8 LMS cars entered so far will be fielded by Vincent Vosse’s Team WRT. Wolfgang Land’s squad will compete in the California 8 Hours with another GT3 sports car of the brand.
  • 09/18/18
    Sports

    Audi in Formula E: Title win in first year

    Audi will continue racing with electric power in 2019 after the brand proved its e-expertise right in its first year by winning the teams’ championship. When the new Formula E season starts in Riyadh (Saudi Arabia) on December 15, 2018 Daniel Abt and Lucas di Grassi will battle for titles again in the newly developed Audi e-tron FE05.
  • 09/17/18
    Sports

    Nine titles for Audi Sport customers in Europe and Asia

    Three titles in the Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup, three more in the GT4 European Series and three in China – Audi Sport customer racing experienced a dream weekend with its international customer teams.
  • 09/17/18
    Sports

    DTM showdown: Audi intends to create suspense

    The DTM will see a thrilling showdown: Theoretically, the champion could be determined as early as this Sunday, September 23, at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg, Austria. Title defender René Rast from Audi Sport Team Rosberg will leave no stone unturned to postpone the decision to the finale at Hockenheim in October.
  • 09/16/18
    Sports

    Another podium finish for EKS Audi Sport in Riga

    EKS Audi Sport celebrate a podium finish for the sixth time in the current FIA World Rallycross Championship season: at the ninth round of the season in the Latvian capital Riga, Mattias Ekström in the Audi S1 EKS RX quattro finished second, only 2.3 seconds behind the winner and championship leader Johan Kristoffersson (Volkswagen).
  • 09/14/18
    Sports

    Audi Nines MTB 2018: Brand sponsorship of mountain biking competition

    At the Audi Nines MTB Freeride Festival in Rhineland-Palatinate, the top twenty mountain bike riders in the world showed all their skills. From 8 to 13 September, the competitors met in the unusual setting of a disused quarry in the Hunsrück mountains for an event where the theme was “Send it to the Moon”. The premium brand supported the event as title sponsor for the first time, mirroring its involvement with the winter version of the Audi Nines.
  • 09/11/18
    Sports

    Rallycross: three times EKS Audi Sport in Riga

    Action aplenty for EKS Audi Sport in the Baltics: in round nine of the FIA World Rallycross Championship (World RX) in Latvia’s capital city of Riga, Andreas Bakkerud and Mattias Ekström will be supported by DTM star Nico Müller at the wheel of a third Audi S1 EKS RX quattro.
  • 09/10/18
    Sports

    Titles for Marcin Jedliński and Kris Heidorn

    While Audi Sport customer racing decided the Eset V4 Cup in Central Europe with Team Olimp Racing and Marcin Jedliński in its favor Kris Heidorn celebrated the title in the Audi Sport Seyffarth R8 LMS Cup at the Nürburgring.
  • 09/09/18
    Sports

    DTM Nürburgring: Audi quotes

    Perfect weekend for René Rast in the Audi RS 5 DTM: two pole positions, two undisputed victories. The quotes from the Audi team.
  • 09/09/18
    Sports

    Two poles, two wins: Audi driver René Rast achieves the perfect DTM weekend

    Audi driver René Rast achieved the perfect DTM weekend at the Nürburgring: As he did on Saturday, the defending champion also claimed pole position and victory on Sunday. As a result, he scored the maximum possible points with his Audi RS 5 DTM and moved up to third overall in the overall standings.
  • 09/08/18
    Sports

    DTM Nürburgring: René Rast takes second victory of season for Audi

    René Rast took the second victory of the season in the DTM for Audi. The defending champion from Audi Sport Team Rosberg won Saturday’s race at the Nürburgring from Bruno Spengler (BMW) and Gary Paffett (Mercedes-Benz).
  • 09/03/18
    Sports

    Second title for Audi R8 LMS GT4

    Just three weeks following his first classification win, the Audi R8 LMS GT4 with driver James Sofronas clinched another title success in the Pirelli World Challenge in North America.
  • 09/03/18
    Sports

    Nürburgring this weekend: 150th DTM race for Audi driver Mike Rockenfeller

    Following three spectacular international events, the DTM is returning to Germany this weekend. From September 7 to 9, the touring cars with more than 500 horsepower will compete at the Nürburgring in the Eifel. For Audi driver Mike Rockenfeller who hails from Neuwied, this will be a very special home round as the 2013 DTM Champion is tackling his 150th DTM race with Audi on Saturday.
  • 09/02/18
    Sports

    After one-two lead up until the last lap: EKS Audi Sport narrowly beaten

    A thrilling race weekend with a decision on the final meters: In round eight of the FIA World Rallycross Championship season, Andreas Bakkerud and Mattias Ekström just barely missed scoring the first victory this season for EKS Audi Sport, but regained second place in the teams’ classification in front of 80,000 enthusiastic fans.
  • 08/31/18
    Sports

    Audi quattro Cup: National winners of amateur golf tournament revealed

    The Audi quattro Cup is the largest amateur golf tournament series in the world. The best amateur golfers in Germany competed in the national final at Berlin Scharmützelsee golf resort, where the pairings of Gudrun and Claus Molitor (GC Bensheim) and Ridvan Abay (GC Laineck-Bayreuth) / Peter Hünnighausen (GC Salzgitter) finished ahead of the field of 216 participants. This secured them the coveted tickets for the World Final, which is due to be held in Kitzbühel, Austria, from 23 to 27 September.
  • 08/29/18
    Sports

    Audi headed for the future with Formula E and DTM

    In 2019, Audi will continue to compete with electric power in motorsport. At the same time, the manufacturer will prolong its factory-backed commitment in the popular DTM touring car series.
  • 08/28/18
    Sports

    Rallycross in France: Rock star feeling for EKS Audi Sport

    Some 75,000 fans are going to transform the small race track at Lohéac into a bubbling cauldron once again this weekend. The two drivers from EKS Audi Sport, Andreas Bakkerud and Mattias Ekström, are looking forward to round eight of the 2018 FIA World Rallycross Championship (World RX) in front of a large crowd.
  • 08/27/18
    Sports

    Audi Sport customers with successes in Italy and Canada

    Serial winner Kris Heidorn dominated at the penultimate round of the Audi Sport Seyffarth R8 LMS Cup season in Italy as well. In Canada, Audi customer teams were successful in their class with the Audi R8 LMS GT4 and the Audi RS 3 LMS.
  • 08/27/18
    Sports

    DTM Misano: Audi quotes

    With two gripping races under floodlights, the DTM caused a sensation in Misano, Italy. Comments from the Audi crew.
  • 08/27/18
    Sports

    Audi strongest manufacturer at the DTM in Italy

    In a turbulent rain race under floodlights, the title defender René Rast from the Audi Sport Team Rosberg brought home another DTM podium result for Audi on Sunday evening in Misano, Italy. For the first time this season, all six Audi RS 5 DTM finished in the points. Earning a total of 92 points, Audi was the strongest manufacturer in Misano.
  • 08/26/18
    Sports

    Saturday Night Fever: Audi driver Robin Frijns claims first DTM podium at the floodlit debut

    Competing for Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline, Audi driver Robin Frijns has achieved the first podium of his DTM career in Misano, Italy. At the first ever floodlit night race in DTM history, the Dutchman ploughed from twelfth on the grid to finish second at the wheel of his Audi RS 5 DTM. With four cars in the top ten and a total of 42 points, Audi has yielded its best result of the season so far.
  • 08/26/18
    Sports

    Podium for Audi at the Suzuka 10 Hours

    After scoring 25 points for winning the classification at Bathurst (Australia) in February and again at Spa (Belgium) in July, the Audi R8 LMS achieved third place at Suzuka. The Audi Sport Team Absolute Racing celebrated the podium result with the three Audi Sport drivers Christopher Haase/Kelvin van der Linde/Markus Winkelhock.
  • 08/20/18
    Sports

    Audi driver Langeveld leads ADAC TCR Germany standings

    From hunter to hunted: Two rounds before the end of the ADAC TCR Germany season, Niels Langeveld managed the turnaround. The Dutchman in an Audi RS 3 LMS took the lead of the standings in his home round at Zandvoort.
  • 08/20/18
    Sports

    Premiere in Italy: Audi RS 5 DTM to race at night for the first time

    An all-new challenge is in store for DTM Champion René Rast and his fellow drivers this weekend: The team from Audi Sport will compete in the first DTM race to be held under floodlights. The Italian seaside resort of Misano Adriatico will host the first two night races in DTM history on Saturday and Sunday (August 25/26), each starting at 10.30 PM (CEST).
  • 08/17/18
    Sports

    Allan McNish: “It’s a luxury to have two fast and aggressive drivers in the team”

    In his first season as Audi team principal in Formula E, Allan McNish (48) experienced a rollercoaster of emotions and a happy ending with the 2017/2018 teams’ title. In this interview the three-time Le Mans winner talks about his darkest moments, best decisions, his thoughts on the future of Formula E and why it is a luxury to have two aggressive drivers like Daniel Abt and Lucas di Grassi in the team.
  • 08/16/18
    Sports

    The Brand with the Four Rings is Joining the Premier League Club’s Line-up

    Tottenham Hotspur has today announced Audi as the Club’s Official Car Partner in an exclusive four year agreement. The premium car marque is synonymous with progressive design and technology, as expressed by its famous philosophy Vorsprung durch Technik - Advancement through technology. It is an ideology that aligns perfectly with Tottenham Hotspur’s similarly positive and forward-thinking Audere est Facere – To dare is to do.
  • 08/13/18
    Sports

    First titles in 2018 for Audi Sport customer teams

    In its first season, the Audi R8 LMS GT4 celebrated its first title in the Pirelli World Challenge GTS SprintX with GMG Racing. Other teams with their results made for a successful weekend for Audi Sport customer racing.
  • 08/12/18
    Sports

    DTM Brands Hatch: Audi quotes

    With two top results to his name, René Rast stood out from the Audi team during the DTM event at Brands Hatch. Mike Rockenfeller also scored points in both races. The quotes.
  • 08/12/18
    Sports

    René Rast takes yet another DTM podium for Audi

    Fourth on Saturday, third on Sunday: defending Champion René Rast from Audi Sport Team Rosberg scored 28 points as the DTM returned to England and, in doing so, took yet another podium in the popular touring car race series.
  • 08/11/18
    Sports

    DTM: René Rast just misses podium finish

    Defending Champion René Rast from Audi Sport Team Rosberg finished fourth and in doing so just missed a podium finish in the DTM premiere on the Grand Prix circuit at Brands Hatch (Great Britain).
  • 08/08/18
    Sports

    New challenge for Audi Sport in Japan

    Audi is leading the drivers’ and teams’ classification of the Intercontinental GT Challenge and now faces a new task: From August 24 to 26, the young racing series will visit the circuit at Suzuka in Japan for the first time. The track 400 kilometers southwest of Tokyo with its combinations of turns that are unique in the world is a popular and challenging one.
  • 08/06/18
    Sports

    First victory for I.S.R. with Audi R8 LMS

    The third victory of the Audi R8 LMS in the ADAC GT Masters season marked the maiden victory scored by Igor Salaquarda’s Czech Audi Sport customer team I.S.R. in the high-caliber German racing series.
  • 08/06/18
    Sports

    Audi RS 5 DTM before premiere in England

    At Brands Hatch (England), the Audi DTM teams will start the second half of the season on the weekend of August 11/12. For the first time, the popular touring car racing series is using the tradition-steeped Grand Prix Circuit. A very challenging track profile with high cornering speeds is in store for the six Audi drivers.
  • 08/05/18
    Sports

    Disappointment in Canada: EKS Audi Sport only fourth

    A crazy race weekend with many highs and lows: in round seven of the FIA World Rallycross Championship at Trois-Rivières, Canada, Mattias Ekström as the best Audi driver placed fourth with a small deficit.
  • 08/02/18
    Sports

    Audi FC Ingolstadt Beijing Soccer Camp 2018 Begins and Helps Develop Youth Soccer in China

    The Audi FC Ingolstadt Beijing Soccer Camp 2018, co-hosted by Audi China and Germany’s largest club-based soccer school, “Audi Schanzer Soccer Academy”, began today. Under the guidance of professional coaches from FC Ingolstadt 04, 214 children ages 6 to 13 will be enjoying soccer over nine days.
  • 07/31/18
    Sports

    Rallycross: first overseas round for EKS Audi Sport

    With two Audi S1 EKS RX quattro cars that have received detailed improvements EKS Audi Sport will compete at Trois-Rivières, Canada, on August 4 and 5. The race weekend is ringing in the second half of the FIA World Rallycross Championship (World RX) season.
  • 07/30/18
    Sports

    One-two-three for Audi R8 LMS at Hockenheim

    Privateer Audi drivers continued the Audi R8 LMS winning streak during the sixth DMV GTC race weekend.
  • 07/29/18
    Sports

    Second victory of the season for Audi in the Intercontinental GT Challenge

    Audi Sport customer racing took third place on the podium in the overall classification in the 70th running of the Spa 24 Hours. The brothers Sheldon and Kelvin van der Linde finished third together with Jeffrey Schmidt. At the same time, victory for the competitors registered in the Intercontinental GT Challenge went to the Audi R8 LMS. Audi Sport Team Saintéloc, which had won the Spa 24 Hours last year, claimed this win with the three Audi Sport drivers Christopher Haase, Frédéric Vervisch and Markus Winkelhock. However, a change to the performance categorization on race day left Audi with virtually no chance in the battle for race victory in the Ardennes. Many caution periods also caused significant changes in the classification.
  • 07/25/18
    Sports

    FC Ingolstadt 04 – Team building at the Audi driving experience center

    The football department of FC Ingolstadt 04 paid a visit to the Audi driving experience center in Neuburg. The pro players of the Bundesliga club took part in an exclusive training event with the women’s team and the U-21s. Their experience included a chance to try out the Audi R8 on the handling course.
  • 07/23/18
    Sports

    Exceptional victory for Audi RS 3 LMS

    In the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge, a wheelchair-bound Audi privateer driver achieved his first victory in automobile racing.
  • 07/20/18
    Sports

    Audi aims for fifth victory in Spa 24 Hours

    This year’s running of the Spa 24 Hours will be a race of superlatives: Audi Sport customer racing will meet with the sport cars from twelve other marques at the anniversary event of the iconic endurance race. 67 race cars in total will be on the grid in the Ardennes from July 26 to 29. In the world’s major GT3 competition, Audi Sport will be battling for its fifth overall victory after 2011, 2012, 2014 and 2017. No other brand has been more successful since the beginning of the GT3 era at Spa in 2011. For the four rings, the event will also be about scoring valuable championship points in the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup and in the Intercontinental GT Challenge. In both series, Audi drivers are currently the leaders of the standings.
  • 07/19/18
    Sports

    From zero to hero: Audi clinches Formula E title

    Seemingly trailing behind after the first third of the season and now the new champion following a gripping season finale: with focused work, team spirit and unbroken motivation, Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler managed an impressive fightback in the ABB FIA Formula E Championship. The journey to the first teams’ title with a total of 264 points was marked by many emotional highs and lows.
  • 07/16/18
    Sports

    First win for Audi customer team in Pirelli World Challenge

    With an win and a third place, Team TruSpeed AutoSport showed its strongest performance so far in North America while Audi Sport Italia claimed a fourth podium finish in its local championship with the Audi R8 LMS.
  • 07/15/18
    Sports

    DTM Zandvoort: Audi quotes

    René Rast gives Audi its first victory of the season in the DTM in Zandvoort. Local matador Robin Frijns clinches his best DTM result. Nico Müller and Jamie Green also score points. The quotes after an eventful DTM weekend.
  • 07/15/18
    Sports

    DTM Zandvoort: René Rast takes first win of season for Audi RS 5 DTM

    The defending Champion is back: in the tenth race of the year, René Rast gave the Audi RS 5 DTM its first victory of the season in the sand dunes at Zandvoort (Netherlands).
  • 07/15/18
    Sports

    Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler is Formula E Champion

    Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler secured the title in the teams’ classification with impressive comeback drives in the season finale. Four podium positons during the weekend, including a one-two finish and 78 of a maximum of 94 possible points, turned a near unassailable deficit of 33 points before the final weekend into a 2-point advantage.
  • 07/15/18
    Sports

    Two podium finishes for Audi Sport at the Slovakiaring

    Audi Sport customer racing celebrated two more podium finishes at the sixth round of the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup at the Slovakiaring. Jean-Karl Vernay from Audi Sport Leopard Lukoil Team took the best result of the weekend with second place in race one. Frédéric Vervisch from Audi Sport Team Comtoyou finished third place in race three after a great battle.
  • 07/14/18
    Sports

    Audi starts Formula E finale weekend with one-two finish

    Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler put itself in a significantly better position in the battle for the title in the teams’ classification of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship with a commanding one-two finish. The championship will be decided in the twelfth and final race of the season on Sunday.
  • 07/14/18
    Sports

    Audi driver Frijns shines in his DTM home race

    Robin Frijns put in a strong performance in his first home race in the DTM: the Dutchman was the best Audi driver on Saturday in Zandvoort in both qualifying and the race. Furthermore, with his fifth place the rookie claimed his best result so far in the DTM.
  • 07/13/18
    Sports

    Formula E: latest news and miscellaneous info from New York City

    With two races at the season finale, the ABB Formula E Championship is electrifying New York City. This finale weekend marks the end of the first era of the innovative championship. Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler still has a big goal in sight: the teams’ title.
  • 07/09/18
    Sports

    Resounding success in China for Audi customer teams

    The Audi R8 LMS in its GT3 version is currently the measure of all things in Chinese GT racing while the GT4 version clinched its next 24-hour class win and the Audi RS 3 LMS was at the very front in China and Canada.
  • 07/09/18
    Sports

    DTM at Zandvoort: Demanding track popular with Audi drivers

    When asking DTM drivers about their favorite track, the answer is almost always the same: Zandvoort. The roller coaster track on the Dutch North Sea coast hosts DTM races nine and ten this weekend (July 14/15).
  • 07/06/18
    Sports

    Audi comes to Formula E finale with clear goals

    A small tradition continues: This year, like all previous Formula E seasons, the champions will be decided in the final race weekend of the season. On July 14 and 15, Daniel Abt, Lucas di Grassi and Audi fight for the prestigious teams’ title: 33 points must be made up in the two remaining races.
  • 07/02/18
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    First victory this season for Audi in Blancpain GT Series Asia

    The Audi Sport customer teams started the second half of the year with a string of successes including all three race car models.
  • 07/01/18
    Sports

    Celebration at Höljes: Audi driver Bakkerud reclaims World RX position two

    On clinching second place on the “Magic Weekend” in Höljes, Sweden, Audi driver Andreas Bakkerud improved from fourth to second position again in the FIA World Rallycross Championship (World RX). With a strong home round EKS Audi Sport bumped the Peugeot factory team from position two in the teams’ standings.
  • 06/26/18
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    Rallycross: EKS Audi Sport before “Magic Weekend”

    Season highlight in the FIA World Rallycross Championship (World RX): the event in Swedish Höljes is held from June 29 to July 1. It is regarded as the craziest world championship round of the year and is simultaneously the home race for EKS Audi Sport and Mattias Ekström.
  • 06/25/18
    Sports

    Audi customer teams dominate in Misano

    In the popular European sprint race series, the Belgian Audi Club Team WRT continued its winning streak, while other customers in America, Germany, Italy and Portugal also collected trophies. 
  • 06/24/18
    Sports

    DTM Norisring: Audi quotes

    The DTM produced two spectacular races at the Norisring. The quotes from the Audi camp after the DTM home race.
  • 06/24/18
    Sports

    DTM Norisring: Müller and Frijns score for Audi

    With two Audi RS 5 DTM in the points, Audi recorded a stronger result in Sunday’s DTM race at the Norisring than the day before. Nico Müller and Robin Frijns clinched seventh and eighth respectively for Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline. Defending DTM Champion René Rast suffered a bout of bad luck.
  • 06/24/18
    Sports

    Jean-Karl Vernay best Audi driver in FIA WTCR

    At the halfway point of the WTCR – FIA World Touring Car Cup season, Jean-Karl Vernay has established a good position as the best driver of an Audi RS 3 LMS. The Frenchman from the Audi Sport Leopard Lukoil Team is fifth in the championship after the fifth race weekend in Vila Real.
  • 06/23/18
    Sports

    DTM Norisring: Audi pointless on Saturday

    Fantastic backdrop, thrilling battles at the front, but a disappointing result for the many Audi fans at trackside: in the first of two DTM races at the Norisring, Jamie Green in eleventh place was the best placed driver of an Audi RS 5 DTM on Saturday.
  • 06/18/18
    Sports

    Audi Sport customers celebrate worldwide victories

    In China, Italy, Poland, Portugal and Sweden, the cars from Audi Sport customer racing proved their international class by scoring victories. 
  • 06/18/18
    Sports

    DTM in the city: Putting the Audi RS 5 DTM through its paces

    The season’s highlight in the DTM: This weekend (June 23/24) the Norisring in Nuremberg, the only city street circuit in the popular touring car racing series, is coming up. The challenge posed to the drivers and the Audi RS 5 DTM is even greater this time than in previous years.
  • 06/13/18
    Sports

    Audi Sport with eleven cars in Spa 24 Hours

    The Spa 24 Hours from July 26 to 29, 2018 is marked by two anniversaries: While Audi Sport customer racing celebrates its tenth season the 70th running of the iconic endurance race in the Ardennes attracts a high-caliber field. With eleven Audi R8 LMS cars Audi Sport customer racing will be battling for the fifth overall victory and class wins together with its customers in the anniversary edition of the Spa 24 Hours. Some 60 race cars from twelve marques represent the largest worldwide GT3 field. 
  • 06/13/18
    Sports

    Lucas di Grassi: “Work hard, party hard”

    The champion is back: On clinching victory in the Formula E race in Zurich, Lucas di Grassi fought back to third place in the championship on Sunday. In an interview, di Grassi shares some of his feelings and expresses his goals in racing and personal highlights. Meanwhile, the battle for the crown in the Formula E teams’ classification remains extremely thrilling. The decision will only be produced in the two final races in New York (July 14/15).
  • 06/11/18
    Sports

    Victories for Audi R8 LMS and Audi RS 3 LMS

    The customers of Audi Sport customer racing continue their strings of success. While the teams with the Audi R8 LMS in the DMV GTC won at the fourth consecutive event the drivers of the Audi RS 3 LMS were even unbeatable on five occasions. 
  • 06/11/18
    Sports

    Efficient catamaran with new Audi e-tron design at Kieler Woche Regatta

    Audi will once again be there as premium partner at the Kieler Woche Regatta from 16 to 24 June 2018, with a focus this year on sustainability. The premium manufacturer is presenting its efficient catamaran in the Nacra 17 category with special Audi e-tron design at the world’s largest sailing regatta, thus underlining its dedication to electromobility. In the Nacra 17 class, both hulls of the boat are lifted clear of the water. This results in less drag and consequently less use of energy while achieving the same high speed. Johannes Polgar and Carolina Werner of the Audi e-tron sailing team will be there setting a course for the Olympics in their Nacra 17 catamaran.
  • 06/10/18
    Sports

    Formula E: Historic victory for Audi in front of record turnout in Zurich

    Title defender Lucas di Grassi has given Audi an historic victory in the Formula E electric racing series. In front of a record turnout, the Brazilian won the first E-Prix on Swiss soil.
  • 06/10/18
    Sports

    Strong fightback: Second WRX podium for EKS Audi Sport this season

    Another podium finish for EKS Audi Sport in the FIA World Rallycross Championship (World RX). In round five of the season in Norway, Mattias Ekström in the 580-hp Audi S1 EKS RX quattro celebrated second place and his first podium finish this season. Only two weeks earlier, his teammate, Andreas Bakkerud, had finished as runner-up at Silverstone (Great Britain). EKS’ newcomer in his home round in Norway made it into the final as well and placed sixth.
  • 06/09/18
    Sports

    Formula E: latest news and miscellaneous info from Zurich

    For the first time since 1954, an international circuit race is taking place in Switzerland. Consequently, the E-Prix in Zurich has produced a lot of hype this weekend.
  • 06/05/18
    Sports

    Rallycross home round for Audi driver Bakkerud

    Five events in only eight weeks: EKS Audi Sport is engaged in a program of truly mammoth proportions right at the beginning of the FIA World Rallycross Championship (World RX). Next weekend, the supercars will be racing at Hell in Norway.
  • 06/04/18
    Sports

    Audi Sport customers victorious in all categories

    June began perfectly for Audi Sport customer racing as the best customer teams celebrated victories in various competitions on four continents with the entire model range. 
  • 06/04/18
    Sports

    Formula E: Audi with a lot of tailwind to Zurich

    With six podiums in the last five races Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler has returned to the battle for the Formula E teams’ title. In Zurich this coming Sunday (June 10), the team around Daniel Abt and Lucas di Grassi is aiming to go for another strong performance.
  • 06/03/18
    Sports

    DTM Budapest: Audi quotes

    With a podium place for Nico Müller and a total of six results in the points Audi is leaving Budapest on the third race weekend of the 2018 DTM. The quotes.

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