WATCH: The world's greatest drag race features over 5000kW!

US automotive publication Motor Trend pits the protagonists of its Best Driver's Car competition in an epic drag race. Watch 13 of the world's best sports cars race to the line.

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16 incredible pics of the new Audi R8 in Cape Town

2016-09-15 09:30

We asked photographer Andre Davids to capture Audi's second-generation R8. Check out his 16 stupendous images of new supercar.

Audi unveils new A5 Sportback

2016-09-13 09:59

Audi released images of its new A5 and S5 Sportback ahead of the official debut at the 2016 Paris auto show.

7 amazing stories to enjoy this weekend

2016-09-09 15:27

Rejoice! The weekend is finally here and we've rounded up seven interesting stories from the lifestyle sites.

Hero's welcome: SA reacts to Wayde van Niekerk's R3-million Audi R8

2016-09-08 08:35

World-record sprinter, Wayde van Niekerk, arrived back in SA and was met with a hero's welcome and rewarded with a new Audi R8 at OR Tambo airport.

WATCH: Audi SA surprise Wayde van Niekerk with 449kW supercar

2016-09-07 11:43

Olympic gold medalist Wayde van Niekerk returned to South Africa for the first time since the Rio Olympics and was handed another surprise.

Banned Audi R8 ad: 'Whomever complained should get a life'

2016-08-16 08:42

'I think the advert is linked to speed', 'This means no manufacturer can show off a car's acceleration,' readers respond to a banned Audi R8 advert. No punches were pulled...

The 270kW hatchback Wayde van Niekerk 'can't wait to drive'

2016-08-15 09:02

World-record holder, SA's Wayde van Niekerk, was unveiled as Audi Sport ambassador before heading to the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. But which rapid car does he drive?

Hit and run: Reckless R8 driver smashes into car, drives away!

The driver of this Audi R8 thought it would be a good idea to overtake recklessly across a solid white line and in the process smash into a fellow road user.

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The new Audi R8 stays true to its supercar roots

2016-07-07 07:52

Audi's second generation R8 has the perfect supercar recipe: mid-engined, great noise and loads of power. But what's it like on a race rack? Sean Parker heads to Kyalami to find out.


GTC Round 2: Aldo Scribante throws racers with tough challenge

2016-09-16 08:02

The second round of the GTC championship delivered spectacular racing in conditions ranging from sunshine to torrential downpours.

The new Audi R8 isn't just a supercar, it's an occasion

2016-09-14 08:12

'It's truly remarkable just how much attention the R8 receives,' Sean Parker discovers just how popular Audi's flagship supercar is in Cape Town.

The new R8: A super car symbol of Audi heritage

2016-09-12 07:20

'The original R8 was a symbol: that Audi’s time had come,' writes Top Gear SA's Lance Branquinho who reflects on the history of the automaker's iconic super car - the R8.

Wayde van Niekerk's Audi supercar and 9 more cool car stories

2016-09-09 15:04

Wayde van Niekerk's Audi R8 is one of 10 stories that we are wrapping our week up with. Here are our picks of the week!

Audi SA rewarded Wayde van Niekerk with a brand new R8 for his stellar performance at the 2016 Olympic Games.

Audi SA rewarded Wayde van Niekerk with a brand new R8 for his stellar performance at the 2016 Olympic Games.

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Driverless cars: Who's working with whom?

2016-08-19 14:05

Uber and Volvo is just the latest automaker-tech company partnership on driverless cars. The autonomous car race sees flurry of partnerships, here's a breakdown who's working with whom.

The reason this Audi R8 ad was banned? One person complained

2016-08-15 11:34

Audi is in hot water following an advertisement for its R8 supercar. Do you think this ad deserves to be banned?

Car security bug revealed: 100-million vehicles affected!

2016-08-11 15:22

Researchers have discovered a security flaw in remote locking systems fitted to around 100-million cars worldwide, German media reported.

Lawsuit: VW employees tried to cover up emissions cheating

2016-07-20 07:14

Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche are being sued in the US for allegedly defrauding customers, misleading regulators and seeking to cover up the deception as the global emissions scandal continues.

Second-gen Audi R8 lands in SA: Prices, details & pics!

2016-07-05 14:36

Audi's second-generation R8 has arrived in South Africa. We have prices and details of Audi's most powerful production car, yet.

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