Matthew Jones05 March 2012

Watch: the Audi R18 Quattro trailer

If this retro motorsport video doesn’t make your root fizz, you’re probably dead

If you watched Sunday's show, you'll know that Audi likes putting its cars in the way of things. Which is annoying, unless said thing happens to be Circuit de la Sarthe, Le Mans, France. And it's for approximately 24 hours.

Which is why we're quite pleased about its entry into this year's Le Mans 24 hour race - not only is it a weird hybrid Diesel effort, but it's got quattro four-wheel drive.

Click here to read more about the Audi R18 e-tron quattro

So, it turns out, does lots of other very exciting Audi-badged machinery. A point the Germans have driven home with this awesome and actually quite stirring video.

Now watch it below. Which was your favourite four-wheel drive racer, TopGear.commers?

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