|AUDI DRIVER ROCKENFELLER WINS ADAC VOTING|
|• DTM Champion is 'ADAC Motorsportsman of the Year 2013'
• Judges recognize sporting success and fair conduct
• Rockenfeller: 'I know how valuable this accolade is'
Ingolstadt, October 24, 2013 – On the race track, Mike Rockenfeller has already been 'number one' this year. And Europe's largest automobile club has now made the Audi factory driver its number one as well: A panel of expert judges voted the DTM Champion 'ADAC Motorsportsman of the Year 2013.'
Walter Röhrl, Mich...[Read more...]|
|Porsche 918 Spyder Tops Global Debut With A Nürburgring Lap Record|
|• Super sportscar equipped with a hybrid drive takes the Nürburgring Nordschleife in 6.57 minutes|
Atlanta. The Porsche 918 Spyder* has conquered the 12.8-mile (20.6-kilometer) lap around the Nürburgring Nordschleife in less than seven minutes. Achieving a time of six minutes and 57 seconds, the super sports car equipped with a hybrid drive shaved 14 seconds off the previous Nürburgring record for a street-legal automobile, and 17 seconds from its run last September.
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|Opel Brings its Winners to the Oldtimer Grand Prix|
|◾Rallye world champion: Opel Ascona 400 with Walter Röhrl at the Nürburgring
◾Touring car champion: ITC winner Opel Calibra V6 piloted by Manuel Reuter on site
◾Vintage heroes: Rennwagen 1903, Grand Prix 1913, 'Green Monster' taking part
◾Opel CEO: Dr. Karl-Thomas Neumann driving Rekord C 'Black Widow'
Rüsselsheim. Opel will put on quite a show for the 60,000 spectators expected at the 41st AvD Oldtimer Grand Prix on the Nürburgring. When the crème de la crème of vintage car racing...[Read more...]|
|Quattro Silhouettes: Audi At Design Miami/Basel|
|- Scenographer Tim John exhibits his quattro installation
- quattro the legend and quattro the legacy, united as silhouettes
- Audi has been automotive sponsor of this renowned design show since 2006
At Design Miami/Basel held from June 11 to 16, Audi will showcase an installation by Tim John: 'Home of quattro.' The scenographer will portray milestones from quattro history as silhouettes. And two extraordinary Audi models will take center stage: the new Audi RS6 Avant – unveiled at the Ge...[Read more...]|
|AUDI MAKES SEBRING THE ‘HOME OF QUATTRO'|
|First race for the Audi R18 e-tron quattro in the USA
•Farewell event for LMP1 class with historic automobile exhibition
•Dr. Wolfgang Ullrich: 'Emotional race weekend'
Ingolstadt, March 8, 2013 – It is a debut and a farewell at the same time: the Audi R18 e-tron quattro contests the 12-hour race at Sebring (Florida) in the USA for the first time on March 16 and, in doing so, makes the legendary racetrack 'home of quattro'. At the same time, it is provisionally the LMP1 sports car...[Read more...]|