Rear-Drive R8 Targets Purists

AUDI SPORT TOOK the wraps off a second car at Frankfurt: a new lightweight version of the R8 V10 that, instead of the quattro four-wheel drive system of the standard model, has a new rear-wheel drive set-up mirroring that of the company’s R8 LMS race car. The R8 V10 RWS (denoting rear-wheel standard drive) will … [Read more…]

New Audi RS4 Avant Has Many Things To Offer

The Audi RS4 Avant is back after the fourth-generation model was unveiled by Audi Sport boss Stephan Winkelmann at the Frankfurt motor show. Set for UK delivery during the second quarter of 2018, the hot new estate builds on the developments brought to the RS5 Coupe earlier this year. That means it adopts a turbocharged … [Read more…]

Audi R8 GT 2010-2011: German Job With Italian Style

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Beautiful and brutal, the R8 proved the brand had no limits Airfix had a smaller model range than Audi at the turn of the millennium, but neverthe­less some thought Audi straying into serious sports car territory was a step too for. Their misgiv­ings were misplaced.

2017 Audi RS5 Shakes Hard Its Opponents

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When you’re up against cars as formidable as the M4 and C63, you really need to be on your game. Fortunately, the new RS5 is fighting fit Last time Audi took this road, it immediately understeered into the undergrowth. The previous RS5 might have been blessed with one of the finest naturally aspirated V8s in … [Read more…]