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    Audi commits to 2010 Intercontinental Le Mans Cup with R15+ TDI

    Allan McNish in Audi R15+ – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Ever since the Automobile Club de l'Ouest (ACO) announced the Intercontinental Le Mans Cup early this year, Audi has remained non-committal about participating. Actually, Audi has been non-committal about everything this ...

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    Audi TDI triumphs again at Le Mans with variable geometry turbos

    By now you've no doubt heard that Audi returned to the top of the podium at the 24 Hours of Le Mans this year after losing out to Peugeot in 2009. Even though the Audi R15+ was much improved this year, it still didn't have the outright speed to match the French diesels. Still, the extra speed did ...

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    Diesels grab first 7 slots in first Le Mans qualifying session, Peugeot on top

    Peugeot 908 HDi practicing for 2010 Le Mans – Click above for high-res image gallery
    It looks like the Peugeot and Audi diesels will again be the cars to keep up with at Le Mans this year. During Wednesday night's first qualifying session for this weekend's 24-hour-race, the four Peugeot ...

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    Audi R15+ shows off new duds ahead of race debut

    2010 Audi R15+ – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Audi has just dropped a bunch of photos of the new livery that its R15+ TDI race cars will wear for 2010, beginning with the cars competition debut this weekend in France. The heavily revised R15+ features a completely new aerodynamic ...

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    Audi focuses on efficiency while updating R15 for Le Mans 2010

    2010 Audi R15+ TDI – Click above for high-res image gallery
    After being soundly defeated at Le Mans in 2009 for the first time in a decade, Audi went back to work on improving its then-still-fresh R15 TDI prototype. Race cars need to be able to run reliably and run long distances between ...

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    Audi commits to new Le Mans Intercontinental Cup for 2010

    Audi R15 TDI - click above for high-res image gallery
    Over the past decade, Audi has consistently used Le Mans prototype racing as a venue for proving out and improving technology that gets fed into production cars. That includes gasoline direct injection and clean diesel. Following the recent ...

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    Diesels finish 1,2,3 again at 24 Hours of Le Mans!

    At this weekend's 24 Hours of Le Mans, the Peugeot 908 HDi finally broke Audi's decade long stranglehold on the endurance classic. For the past two years, Peugeot had clearly had the speed advantage over the Audi R10 TDI but the team failed to keep the cars running reliably enough to beat the more ...

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    Audi could be back in ALMS full time in 2010

    Audi R15 TDI - Click above for a high-res gallery
    The dismal economic conditions over the past nine months caused Audi to withdraw its long-running full time effort from the American Le Mans Series this year just as an all new race car was debuting. So far, Audi's R15 TDI has only appeared on the ...

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    Audi and Peugeot diesels wheel to wheel halfway through Sebring w/video

    As the 2009 12 Hours of Sebring closes in on the halfway point, it's a battle royal between the diesels from Germany and France with the new Acuras still running close as well. Moments ago Alan McNish in the No 2 Audi R15 TDI was running wheel to wheel with Franck Montagny in the No 8 Peugeot 908. ...


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