2019 Audi Q3 SUV Named A 2019 IIHS ‘Top Safety Pick+,’ 2019 A7 Named ‘Top Safety Pick’

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="36928"] source: Audi of America 2019 Audi Q3 recieves highest rating awarded by the nonprofit organization, when equipped with available Full LED headlights on Premium Plus and Prestige trims 2019 Audi A7 named 2019 Top Safety Pick when equipped with available LED Matrix-design headlights with high-beam assist Both vehicles achieved “Superior” rating for front crash prevention and “Good”rating in all IIHS crash tests 201...

quattro Magazine Q3_2019: Member Profile

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="33050"] Editor’s note: This article originally ran in the q3_2019 issue of quattro magazine. Member Profiles Each month, our editors choose a selection of Audi Club members’ personal cars to share with quattroMagazine readers. If you would like to see your car featured, send your name, hometown, model, model year information, and a short paragraph about yourself to [email protected] Matthew Elmaraghi 2002 Audi A4 1.8T quattro | Los Angel...

quattro Magazine Q3_2019: Five Instagrammers Audi Enthusiasts Need to Follow

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="32237"] words: Denis Podmarkov, photos: Walter Roehrl, Audi Ontario, Jeremy Cliff, Gene Pascua, Audi Club Arizona Editor: This originally ran in the Q3_2019 issue of quattro Magazine. Don't forget to follow our Instagram page https://www.instagram.com/audiclubna/ @walter.roehrl https://www.instagram.com/walter.roehrl/ I bet you didn't know that Audi Sport legend Walter Röhrl is über cool and has an IG account with over 120,000 followers. We...

Audi and James Beard Foundation Champion Chefs Who ‘Hold Nothing Back’

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="31291"] source: Audi of America Audi to host four-part dinner series to celebrate launch of all-new Audi Q3 Limited number of reservations available for select consumers powered by OpenTable James Beard Foundation chefs and graduates of the Women’s Leadership Program with founding support from Audi, to curate five-course meals To celebrate and showcase the all-new Audi Q3, Audi of America is hosting a first-of-its-kind, four-c...

Q3 Sportback, RS Q3 Confirmed Not Coming to America

Audi Club is on location in Nashville this week for the launch of the US market specific Q3 crossover. The new Q3 is a big improvement over the outgoing model, already potent and aggressively kitted in S-line spec with 2.0 TFSI engine and optional 20-inch wheels. That the new Q3 is so markedly improved over its predecessor only heightens anticipation over model variants. To that we have some potentially bad news. First and foremost is news on the Q3 Sportback. That new body style was s...

Powerful Elegance: The Audi Q3 Sportback

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="31139"] source: Audi AG A compact SUV coupé with an expressive design and highly dynamic handling Sport suspension, progressive steering, and Audi drive select as standard All headlights in LED technology, networking at the full-size class level Audi is adding a compact SUV in coupé shape to its model range: the Audi Q3 Sportback. The new model combines the strong presence and versatile everyday convenience of an SUV with the sporty elegan...

“International Engine of the Year” Awards: Audi’s 2.0 TFSI Engine Wins in its Class

source: Audi AG Huge success for Audi in the important category of engines with between 150 and 250 metric horsepower Hans-Joachim Rothenpieler, Member of the Board of Management of Audi AG for Technical Development:“The versatile 2.0 TFSI is a drive that we also use as a hybrid and CNG engine” Fifteenth class victory in a row for a TFSI engine from Audi The 2.0 TFSI from Audi has won the “International Engine of the Year” award in the category of engines with ...

All-New 2019 Audi Q3: Design and Technology — in a Larger, More Premium Package

source: Audi of America Compact SUV attracts entry-segment buyer with fresh design and everyday functionality Technology enhancements include standard MMI® touch response system and standard digital instrument cluster All-new powertrain and standard quattro® all-wheel drive make Q3 an attractive entry point to the Audi brand HERNDON – Building on the success and rapid growth of the premium compact-SUV segment, Audi of America will introduce the all-new 2019 Q3 at this year...

Car and Driver: The 2019 Audi Q3 Arrives This Summer and Here’s Everything We Know about the U.S. Model

source: Car and Driver The new crossover gets only one engine for the U.S., and it is more appealing than its predecessor. We have more U.S.-specific information about the new 2019 Audi Q3 crossover, which will go on sale on our shores this summer. The redesigned Q3 will come with a single powertrain in the U.S., a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive. There's no pricing available yet, but we expect it to star...

Audi RS Q3 Spied Testing

Let's just say it's been a busy month for the development engineers at Audi Sport GmbH. Audi's skunkworks division was spied just days ago testing the RS 6 Avant, and now they've been nabbed testing what appears to be the next RS Q3. Two mules were tested in warm weather testing, one appearing to be painted Nardo Grey and the other in what is most likely the new Turbo Blue paint that's been coming from Audi on some of the latest model. Though drivetrain details of the upcoming RS Q3 ar...

Winner: New Audi Q3 Wins Readers’ Choice of “Best Cars”

source: Audi AG Compact SUV prevails against 56 competitors in its category German Technical magazine “auto motor und sport” awards prize for the 43rd time The new Audi Q3 has established itself as a winner right off the bat: It took home the first prize in the “compact SUV/off-road vehicles” category in the readers’ choice of “Best Cars 2019” by German technical magazine “auto motor und sport.” “This award is important to us because it confir...

Awards for Audi

source: Audi AG Kelley Blue Book: Audi Q5 and Audi Q7 as Best Buys: The Audi Q5 received the Best Buy Award in the Compact Luxury SUV category and the Audi Q7 is the Best Buy in the Midsize Luxury SUV category for the 2019 model year. The winners were chosen by a panel from Kelley Blue Book, a leading market observer in the USA. The decisions in this competition are based on years of expertise, the organization’s own tests and extensive vehicle data. With the Audi Q5, which has now wo...

Autoblog: Audi Q4 SUV Spy Shots Show A Coupe Q3

source: Autoblog Coupe SUVs aren't going anywhere. Audi looks like it's further along in preparing its next iteration of this bodystyle for a vehicle we imagine will be called Q4. Like others of its kin, this vehicle looks like it'll also sacrifice utility and space for the sloping roofline style... Read the rest of the story HERE

Five Stars For The Audi Q3 In Euro NCAP Test

source: Audi AG Brilliant performance by the compact family SUV in important safety test Modern driver assistance systems on board, several as standard equipment Passenger cell made of a high-strength combination of hot-shaped steels The new Audi Q3 offers bumper-to-bumper safety: The compact family SUV earned the top score of five stars in the Euro NCAP (New Car Assessment Programme), one of the most important automobile safety tests in Europe. To ge...

First SUV from Győr: Start of Production of the Audi Q3 at Audi Hungaria

source: Audi AG Starting signal for second generation of the premium compact SUV Achim Heinfling, Managing Director of Audi Hungaria: “Production of a Q model secures the company’s long-term success” The first Audi Q3 of the second model generation drove off the assembly line at Audi Hungaria today: The color of the first premium compact SUV from Győr is Turbo Blue. Audi offers the new Q3 with four different engines: three gasoline engines and one diesel in combinat...

More Q3 Pics and Info from Germany

With the Audi Q3 now effectively revealed, Audi Deutschland has begun the rollout of even more information on they German market consumer website. This means those hotly anticipating the new Q3 can get an even better read on just what to expect. Worth noting, Audi.de is only offered in German. Even if you're not a Google Translate expert though, we suspect you'll at least enjoy the greater mix of photos and specs represented. Most prominent is an amber-colored Q3 in a color called Pul...

Successful Model With New Strengths: The Second Generation of the Audi Q3

[source: Audi AG] Bigger dimensions, more comfort: compact SUV with outstanding everyday utility New operating concept: digital displays and MMI touch display Connected like the full-size segment: smart infotainment and clever assist systems The new Audi Q3 is a family SUV with great all-round talents. In the second generation it appears not only visually more self-confident, but also roomier and more versatile. Just like the Audi top-of-the-line models, it features a f...

New Audi Q3 Photos Leak

It's not like we didn't know a new Audi Q3 was coming. Test mules have been seen out and about for weeks now, so a new Q3 was imminent as part of a grand product rollout happening this year. All that said, we weren't expecting final photos of the Q3 today... though they've apparently leaked just the same. As one of the oldest offerings in Audi's lineup, and smack dab in the middle of one of the market's hottest segments, it was critical that Audi get their new crossover right. The current...

Spy Shots of the New Q3 During Winter Testing

words: Bill Cho, photos: motor1.com While cruising through the internet on my daily Audi news quest, I found a set of the next generation Q3 spy photos from motor1.com. Taken somewhere in Europe, they show the Q3 going through winter testing. Introduced as a 2012 model, the first generation Q3 used the PQ35 platform. The new Q3 will be based on the flexible modular MQB platform, the same as a third generation TT or A3. Check out more exterior images (sadly, no interior ones) of the ...