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Bored with F1, then watch this!

Sunday, June 21st, 2015 Posted in 24 hour race, Audi, Porsche, Video | No Comments »

The Austrian Grand Prix is currently on and for Red Bull and McLaren it's become a penalty shoot out with all cars being sent to the back of the grid. Three of them are also being sent into the pits ...

Audi wins 2015 Nürburgring 24 Hour race

Monday, May 18th, 2015 Posted in 24 hour race, Audi, BMW, Porsche | No Comments »

The Nürburgring 24 Hour race debut of the all-new Audi R8 LMS went very much to plan with the #28 Audi Sport Team WRT entry claiming victory after controlling the last six hours of the race. It is Audi's third ...

Supercar nirvana

Thursday, October 30th, 2014 Posted in Aston Martin, Audi, BMW, Caterham, Ferrari, Lotus, McLaren, Mercedes-Benz, Nissan, Porsche, Video | 1 Comment »

Hey, remember us? Yes, life gets in the way, AUSmotive keeps us busy, but we still love the Nürburgring very much. This video of desirable cars being flogged on one of the world's greatest strips of tarmac is sure to ...

Audi wins 2014 Nürburgring 24 Hour race

Monday, June 23rd, 2014 Posted in 24 hour race, Audi, Mercedes-Benz | No Comments »

The #4 Phoenix Racing Audi R8 LMS ultra (Haase/Mamerow/Rast/Winkelhock) has won the 2014 Nürburgring 24 Hour race. The car took the lead early on Sunday morning and held that lead for nine hours on its way to victory. Sunny conditions and ...

2013 N24h: Audi post-race review

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013 Posted in 24 hour race, Audi | 1 Comment »

As defending title holders of the Nürburgring 24 hour race Audi came to the Eifel with high expectations. Sadly for them it was their poorest performance since the debut of the R8 racecar. In the end the best any of the ...

VIDEO: Audi R8 e-tron lap record

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 Posted in Audi, Lap times, Video | 2 Comments »

Audi has released onboard video of the R8 e-tron setting its Nürburgring lap record for an electric powered production car. Markus Winkelhock was at the wheel and he managed to pedal the eerily quiet R8 around the Ring in 8 ...

VIDEO: Audi R8 e-tron at the Nürburgring

Sunday, July 1st, 2012 Posted in Audi | No Comments »

In addition to the photos and text on the Audi R8 e-tron's lap record for a production-based electric powered car we bring you these videos from Audi. They're not the most thrilling videos, we'll admit, and most of the clip above ...