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German footballers play by different rules from ours – look at them on the Underground! Tony Paterson in Berlin explains why materialism is a dirty word in the Bundesliga

Audi S5 Cabriolet

This convertible goes from zero to cool in 17 seconds

Car Choice: How to find top German quality at a knockdown price

Michael Older bought a BMW recently and was not happy with it, but the dealer gave a full refund. Now Michael is in the market for a sporty diesel estate car with a bit of class, and can spend £25,000. He wants to look at other German cars such as Audi and Mercedes. Most of all, he is looking for the best deals.

Claire Beale on Advertising: Walkers' customers turn brand architects

The appropriately named George Crum is most often fingered as the man responsible for inventing the crisp in 1853. But it wasn't until Joe (Spud) Murphy, owner of Irish crisp company Tayto, found a way to add flavour to crisps in the 1950s that favourites such as cheese and onion, and salt and vinegar were born.

Audi S4

Things have moved on since the days when driving this car was a dull experience

Audi Q5

A tall off-road vehicle that can convince you it's a sleek, sporting saloon ... Audi deserves an award

Audi R8

Car's the key as Cueto Mark II motors again

After an injury-plagued run, a new bed and new wheels put Sale's England wing on the road to recovery.

Beale's Best In Show: Audi (Bartle Bogle Hegarty)

The word is no words

Michael Booth: Et tu, Audi?

The new uglified A4 is well, OK, but if, after 2,000 yearsof civilisation, you were hoping for a giant leap forward, you'll be disappointed. Perhaps the Romans' sacking of the library at Alexandria is to blame

McNish rides luck to rain on Peugeot's parade

The heavens bestowed blessings on Allan McNish at last, and the relief was as palpable as the jubilation. Victory at the Le Mans 24 Hours was never more deserved or precious.

McNish gears up to give Peugeot and France the fight of their life

Allan McNish admits that his Audi team will need something other than raw speed to maintain their phenomenal record of success in the Le Mans 24 Hours race this weekend.

Artemis heads the field after five Audi Medcup races

In boisterous conditions off Marseille, the Oracle-dominated duo of the Swedish boat Artemis and the brand new, but soon to be mothballed USA17 were lying first and third overall last night after five races of the Audi Medcup.

Audi TTS

Is four-wheel drive an advantage in a normal road car? And which model comes out on top?

Alinghi capsizes in squall

Britain's Origin team challenging for an America's Cup which, for most, hashit legal buffers, was relishing a crack at the holder Alinghi on itsown Swiss waters this weekend in the opening event of the next big thing tofill the AC void, the 2008 iShares Cup.

Sailing: Mean Machine wins Audi Medcup grand prix

In keeping with its Mean Machine name, Dutchman Peter de Ridder pippedSpain's King Juan Carlos by just one point to win the opening Audi Medcupgrand prix yesterday.

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Countries that don’t survey their tigers risk losing them

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How did our legends really begin?

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Lambrusco is back on the menu

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A new Russian revolution

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Apartheid’s sadistic killer that his country cannot forgive

The debate rages in South Africa over whether Eugene de Kock should ever be released from jail
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Standing my ground

If sitting is bad for your health, what happens when you stay on your feet for a whole month?
Commonwealth Games 2014: Dai Greene prays for chance to rebuild after injury agony

Greene prays for chance to rebuild after injury agony

Welsh hurdler was World, European and Commonwealth champion, but then the injuries crept in
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Patrick Cockburn: Secret report helps Israel to hide facts

The slickness of Israel's spokesmen is rooted in directions set down by pollster Frank Luntz
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The man who dared to go on holiday

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