In Photos: Quattrofest 2016

This year marks my fourth year of officially covering Audi Club Northwest’s annual signature event, Quattrofest, as one of the event’s photographer. As with the past three years, Quattrofest was held at Portland International Raceway on the first weekend of November, with a banquet held Saturday night. Rain almost always makes its presence at Quattrofest in one way or another, …

Year in Review: Looking Back at #AudiForLife in 2015

Compared to the action packed year that was 2014, this past year has been a bit quieter in the Audi For Life front due to work and other projects taking over any spare time that I would have had for photography and excursions in various Audis. Having said that, I was able to go out and cover several key events …

In Photos: Quattrofest 2015

With apologies to Jason Statham in the film “Truth in 24” about Audi’s 2008 24 Hours of LeMans campaign: It almost always rains at Audi Club Northwest’s Quattrofest. And rain it did at this year’s Quattrofest held on November 7th and 8th at Portland International Raceway (PIR). I worked the event on both days as one of two event photographers …

In Photos: Quattrofest 2014

Every year, the Northwest chapter of the Audi Club of North America holds their signature event called Quattrofest, in which Audi Club members can participate in driver’s education and autocross events, and get some track time in their Audi (or non-Audi) cars. This year, Quattrofest was held at Portland International Raceway on November 1st and 2nd, with a banquet and …

In Photos: Audi A3 Sportback e-tron at Quattrofest 2014

Back in the first half of 2012, Audi produced a small number of A3 e-tron concept cars that were plug-in electric cars based on the 2nd generation A3 Sportback. Although it proved that an A3 EV would be feasible, Audi decided that an extended-range plug-in hybrid would be the best route to go down. With that, the A3 Sportback e-tron concept, …