Limited Special Edition With Up To 530 HP: The New ABT RS4+

source: ABT Sportsline Yeah yeah...I know we don't get the magnificent RS 4 here in the States (but rumors of the RS 6 coming soon abound) and we certainly don't get the monstrous ABT RS4+ but we can enjoy some great photos of the RS4+ in the snow, can't we? Anyway, onto the press release: We can all remember what it was like when we were kids: you got a brand new bicycle for Christmas, but because the weather was so awful, you have not been able to ride it even once. Luckily, that c...

Motor1.com: New Audi A1 allroad Spied Getting Snowy With It

source: Motor1.com A little bit of ground clearance and some tweaked body panels set it apart from the standard A1 hatchback. The last time we saw the forthcoming Audi A1 Allroad it was in a decidedly warmer climate, turning laps at the Nürburgring. Testing has obviously moved north – way north – for cold-weather evaluation and low-traction performance on snowy roads. No doubt Audi is putting the Allroad’s Quattro all-wheel-drive system through its paces... Read the ...

Car and Driver: The 2019 Audi Q8 Is What Luxury Sedans Have Become

source: Car and Driver The new Audi Q8 is a statement vehicle—as much for Audi as it is for the many well-heeled people who will park them in their garages. Audi's flagship A8 sedan still outprices the Q8, which starts at $68,395, yet with more and more buyers having given up on sedans entirely, this new five-seat SUV best defines the Audi brand... Read the rest of the story HERE

Audi R8 Dolce Vita Tour

Audi R8 Dolce Vita Tour Dear Audi Club R8 driving adventurer, We are pleased to offer two Audi R8 Dolce Vita tours in 2019. Sign up now! This tour sells out each year. The 1st tour is June 4-7 starting with a visit to Audi HQ in Ingolstadt and lunch at Audi driving experience center in Neuburg June 3! The 2nd tour is October 5-7 starting with a visit to Audi HQ in Ingolstadt and lunch at Audi driving experience center in Neuburg October 4! Exper...

Audi Returns To Electrify The Big Game On Feb. 3 With A 60-Second Spot

source: Audi of America 2019 marks tenth year for the brand as advertiser in the annual football event with spot in second quarter Commercial to feature Audi electric future, continuing the brand’s push into electrification In step with growing demand, by 2025 every third Audi sold will be electrified HERNDON – Audi returns to the big game with a 60-second commercial in the second quarter, marking the 10th year as an advertiser. This year’s spot will feature an electrific...

Nicolas Hunziker Wishes A Happy New Year To Audi Fans

words: Bill, video: Nicolas Hunziker If you don't know Nicolas Hunziker, he's one of the finest automotive artist out there. Porsche AG has officially licensed his artwork and even displays one of his paintings in their museum in Stuttgart. Sit back and enjoy this time lapse video of his Sport Quattro...but don't get too comfortable as it's only 60 seconds long. [embed]https://youtu.be/i6Obglm2dqo[/embed]

Find of the Day: 1994 Audi S2 Avant

words: Bill, photos: Autoscout24.com I know I've mentioned this ad nauseam but you can import RS2s into the States now that it's 2019. Hurray but only if you have the money to find one that isn't beat. However, there is a consolation prize and in itself, not a bad prize at all. The RS2's little brother is the S2. Unlike the Avant only RS2, the S2 came in an Avant, coupe, and the very rare sedan version. I've picked the Avant because who doesn't love Avants? Powered by a 230hp 2.2L turbo 5, it'...

CarWow: BMW E30 M3 vs Audi RS2 – Drag & Rolling Race & Review

video and screenshots: CarWow It's 2019 and we can finally import the early Audi RS2s into the States! While scouring the European sites for an early RS2, I ran across this video from CarWow. They've taken two iconic cars from BMW and Audi and drag them. What are your predictions on which car wins? And which one of these cars would you want to have? Enjoy! [embed]https://youtu.be/9i7cOeOw9z8[/embed] [gallery size="large" ids="21313,21312,21311,21310,21309,21306,21314,21307,21308"]

Audi e-tron GT Concept Photo Gallery

photos: Audi AG I make it no secret that I think this is the best looking vehicle that Audi has shown in the last several years so I've decided that having a photo gallery of this beauty would be ideal...at least for me. So sit back and enjoy the gallery from drawing to reality. [gallery size="large" ids="21161,21160,21162,21158,21154,21156,21157,21159,21165,21166,21167,21168,21169,21163,21164,21174,21175,21176,21178,21179,21170,21171,21172,21173,21117,21118,21119,21122,21123,21124...

Standout Star of the Compact SUVs: The New Audi SQ2

source: Audi AG New S model with output of 221 kW (300 hp); 0 to 100 km/h (62.1 mph) in 4.8 seconds Striking exterior design, numerous sporty interior accents Body lowered 20 millimeters (0.8 in), 18 and 19-inch wheels Striking design meets tremendously fun driving: The Audi SQ2 can now be ordered. This new top model of the Q2 family stands out in the compact SUV segment: It puts out 221 kW (300 hp), enough to sprint from 0 to 100 km/h (62.1 mph) in 4.8 seconds and a t...

Audi In November: Deliveries Remain Down On Last Year Due To Exceptional Situation

source: Audi AG Around 132,650 deliveries in the month, down 16.7 percentHighest November sales ever in China, exceptional effects continue in EuropeAudi interim CEO Bram Schot: “Laying down markers for the future in challenging phase” Global deliveries of the Four Rings in November fell by 16.7 percent year-on-year to around 132,650 automobiles. In Europe, extraordinary effects due to the switch to the WLTP test cycle along with the challenging phase-in and phase-out sc...

New Leading Role For Electric Performance: The Audi e-tron GT Concept Debuts In LA

Fully electric Audi e-tron GT concept makes global debut at Los Angeles Auto Show Four door Gran Turismo represents future of electric performance for the brand; volume production starts in late 2020 The Audi e-tron GT will make its film debut in Marvel Studios’ Avengers 4, set to be released in theaters summer 2019 INGOLSTADT/LOS ANGELES – Audi e-tron, the third: The brand with the four rings is presenting one of the stars of the 2018 Auto Show in the movie capital Los Angele...

Autocar.co.uk: Audi Plots A3 Liftback Coupé To Take On Mercedes CLA

render: Autocar.uk.co Autocar.uk.co is reporting that Audi is working on a liftback (sportback) version of the A3. It's being built to compete against the Mercedes-Benz CLA and a future BMW 2 series Gran Coupe. Above is a render by Autocar and it looks pretty good. With rumors of the 4 door TT finally squashed, this model is said to hit the UK in 2020. Will it hit our shores? Read the rest of the article HERE

Audi, Airbus And Italdesign Test Flying Taxi Concept

source: Audi AG Modular “Pop.Up Next” model flies and drives at Amsterdam Drone Week Board member for sourcing and IT, Dr. Bernd Martens: “Flying taxis are on the way” Audi and Airbus test on-demand service with helicopters in South America At Drone Week in Amsterdam Audi, Airbus and Italdesign are presenting for the first time a flying and driving prototype of “Pop.Up Next”. This innovative concept for a flying taxi combines a self-driving electric c...

Follow Me If You Can: ABT Builds RS6+ Nogaro Edition With 735 HP As A One-Off

source: ABT Sportsline The "fanboost" concept usually only appears in Formula E, where Daniel Abt is successful as a driver. A few weeks ago, ABT Sportsline started the campaign "555,000 followers on Facebook and Instagram". CEO Hans-Jürgen Abt promised a unique reward if this target was reached: converting the last of only 50 ABT RS6+ to the "Nogaro Edition" specification and a look behind the scenes during all work. The response was tremendous, and so the second one-off vehicle w...

Audi Revolutionizes The Test Drive In Seattle Event At Amazon Go

source: Audi of America This first-of-its-kind test drive allowed today’s connected shoppers to interact with the Audi A6 Amazon Go shoppers were delighted to discover the opportunity for a unique Audi A6 test drive experience The all-new A6 features cutting-edge connectivity and digitalization HERNDON – Audi offered a first-of-its-kind test drive for shoppers at Amazon Go’s original checkout-free store location in Seattle. True to the checkout-free experience, customers...

Audi of America Announces Full 2019 Model Year Updates

source: Audi of America Full model line improvements for 2019 model year through increased standard equipment and reduced complexity to offer more value to customers Interior and exterior design updates, additional package and trim options, offer drivers more personalization Advanced driver assistance systems including Audi side assist and park assist, now available on more models HERNDON – Audi of America announced its lineup for the 2019 model year, including full-line pric...

Departures And Audi Reimagine In-Book Advertising With Innovative, First-Of-Its-Kind User-Activated Ad In November/December Issue

HERNDON and NEW YORK- Departures®, the luxury brand published by Meredith Corporation exclusively for American Express Platinum Card Members, in partnership with Audi of America, is unveiling an exclusive print advertisement in the November/December issue, featuring a user experience that emulates a premium feature of the all-new Audi A8. The interactive in-book experience provides the reader with a key fob that animates organic light-emitting diode (OLED) taillights on a virtual Audi A8...

Audi Autonomous Driving Cup 2018: Eight Teams Do Battle For The Title

source: Audi AG New challenging tasks Important components are optimum connectivity and artificial intelligence 15 international university teams involved in qualifying Eight university teams will be battling it out in the Audi Autonomous Driving Cup 2018 from November 12 to 14 to present the best autonomous driving car. For the first time, the participants have access to digital HD map material of the entire course. The museum mobile in Audi Forum Ingolstadt will now b...