ABT Sportsline is a tuning company, which modifies Audi, Volkswagen, Skoda and SEAT cars. It’s located in Kempten im Allgau, Germany, and is run by brothers Hans-Jurgen and Christian Abt. more
The company was created in 1991 though the family business was launched in 1896 and dealt with horseshoeing. In 1994 and 1995, the first cars, made completely by ABT, took part in ADAC GT-Cup. The most notable cars tuned by ABT are AS4-R, TT-R, R8-R and R8 GT R, all based on Audi vehicles.
Throughout the history of the company, its cars took part in many races and gained various awards, including the wins at Formula Junior and DTM. Moreover, its owners, Johann Abt and his son Christian, are race drivers.
In 2011, the ABT Lifestyle GmbH started to organize different events. It’s run by Daniel Abt, the son of Hans-Jurgen Abt.