SECRETS OF SPEED: UNFAIR ADVANTAGE – ASK AUDIDate: 2019-05-05
Every racing team wants the advantage, a secret of speed that seems unfair – This documentary from the 1990s shows us just how Audi hand it's ingenious Quattro system gave their drivers just that.
It's time to take a trip down memory lane as we dive into the effect the Audi Quattro system invaded all forms of racing and laid the foundation for their drivers to clean up the competition.
This short documentary is called Secrets Of Speed: Unfair Advantage and it's packed with awesome footage of the Audi Quattro heyday of the 1970s and 80s, from B-Class rallying to Can-Am street car racing. It also has compelling interviews with some of their drivers, including how their driving-styles needed to change to cope with four-wheel-drive racing cars.
Yes, it's an old piece of footage, but it's important to remember what effect this technology has had on the world. It's a glimpse into the past and how it changed the opinion of many which, ultimately, changed the world.