VanityBA: Argentina Polo Season Kicks Into High Gear Today

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If the Argentina polo season were a sleek black 333-horsepower Audi Q7 3.0 TFSI, it would be easing into the left lane today and flooring it. That’s because the final of the first jewel of the Triple Crown will be contested this afternoon at the Tortugas Country Club, and the matchup is one of superlatives. Adolfo Cambiaso (10) and La …

VanityBA: The Polo Triple Crown Is Officially Underway in Argentina

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Spring has sprung in Buenos Aires and with it polo season is in full swing. The weather was perfect yesterday for the first match of the Tortugas Open, a six-team tournament and the first jewel of the Triple Corona. This year promises the same caliber of high-goal polo from the world’s greatest players with the added intrigue of some lineup …

Here Comes Spring with the New Issue of InvestBA Privada

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Today marks the first day of spring in the Southern Cone, so we’re celebrating with the new issue of InvestBA Privada. The Primavera 2011 issue is a whirlwind journey from artist galleries and road races in Buenos Aires to private vineyards in Mendoza to real estate in Punta del Este and sunsets in Jose Ignacio. Spring means creativity is blooming, …

Audi, La Dolfina Take the Fast Lane To Argentina Polo Season

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With only two weeks left until the official beginning of Tortugas and the 2011 Triple Crown of Polo, two of the brands synonymous with Argentina high-goal polo have joined forces. Audi, coming off a decade of dominance in the Argentina luxury car market, will sponsor La Dolfina, the odds-on favorite to win this year’s polo Triple Corona of Tortugas, Hurlingham …

VanityBA: Audi’s Decade of Dominance in Argentina

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From sales records to prototype spy photos, Audi continues to make headlines in Argentina. Coming off a record 2010, the German automaker sold almost 4,000 vehicles in Argentina during the first seven months of 2011. The 21.3% January-July sales increase gave Audi almost 40% market share in the highly competitive premium segment and its tenth consecutive first place finish. In …