Motor1.com: Audi e-tron vs Mercedes-Benz EQC

source: Motor1.com Germany puts up two fists to fend off the Tesla Model X. The Tesla Model S took the electric car from quaint curiosity for the eco-conscious driver to legitimate contender for the hard-earned dollars of luxury shoppers. When the Model X SUV debuted later, it made the same argument while adding an extra row of seats and a lot more usability. And with the Model 3, Tesla is finally executing its vision of electrification for the masses. While Tesla surges ahead with borderline-...

2019 Audi e-tron arrives next month: Fully electric SUV built for everyday use is designed for customers to go electric today

source: Audi of America e-tron deliveries to begin in May to reservation holders, in line with demonstration vehicles arriving at dealerships   Fully electric e-tron is the right size, in the right segment, with the right tech and right ecosystem to go electric today Audi e-tron battery engineered for repeatable performance, longevity and peak charging power – to deliver EPA-estimated 204 mile range – supported by fastest charging in its class HERNDON – The 2019 Audi e-tron – ...

Audi Q4 e-tron Concept Drawings Drop Before The 2019 Geneva Motor Show

source: Audi AG The onslaught continues from Audi. Today, Audi AG dropped three drawing of the Q4 e-tron concept. It'll be showcased at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show from March 7 through March 17. The grille is the familiar shape of the Audi e-tron SUV but those hips...definitely more rounded. Me gusta! Audi is planning on a production model in late 2020 or early 2021. [gallery link="file" size="large" ids="22752,22751,22750"]  

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...

Audi Q7 Earns 2019 Car and Driver “10Best Truck & SUV of the Year” Award for Third Consecutive Year

source: Audi of America, photos: Audi of America, Car & Driver (Michael Simari) 2019 Audi Q7 named Best Mid-Size Luxury SUV by Car and Driver for the third year in a row in its annual “10Best Trucks and SUVs” awards Car and Driver editors recognize Audi Q7 for its winning blend of luxury, functionality and driving dynamics “10Best” vehicles evaluated on value, performance and how well they fulfill intended mission HERNDON – The 2019 Audi Q7 has been named a 2019 C...

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 Press Conference 2019 CES Las Vegas

At the world’s largest electronics trade show, Audi will present the next stage in in-car entertainment and provide a preview of the digital premium experience of the future. 2PM Eastern, 1PM Central, 12PM Mountain, 11AM Pacific Watch it HERE

Audi Turns The Car Into A Virtual Reality Experience Platform At CES

Audi e-tron takes backseat passengers on adventure through outer spaceTechnology combines VR content with vehicle movements in real timeDebuts “Marvel’s Avengers: Rocket’s Rescue Run” futuristic prototype created with Disney Games and Interactive Experiences for CES showcaseStart-up company, holoride, to establish new entertainment category via open platform Audi is redefining in-car entertainment at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. In the future, backs...

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...

Carscoops: Audi Q2 E-Tron Electric Crossover Spotted For The First Time

Source: carscoops.com Audi is busy expanding its SUV lineup with as many models and derivatives as possible. The brand’s smallest crossover, the Q2, is no exception. Following the SQ2 performance version revealed at the Paris Auto Show and the long-wheelbase Q2 L for China, we now have proof Audi is also working on an all-electric variant. Our photographers spotted an Audi Q2 e-tron prototype in Germany for the first time, confirming a report from earlier this year.... To read t...

Power Play: Audi e-tron Prototype With Electrifying Dynamics

source: Audi AG New quattro generation: the electric all-wheel drive Enormous driving pleasure: powerful traction on different terrain Wide-ranging character: from long-distance tourer to offroad adventurer With driving dynamics tests on Namibia’s salt flats and savanna, the Audi e-tron prototype is at present impressively demonstrating its handling qualities. All made possible thanks to a new generation of the quattro drive – the electric all-wheel drive. In conj...

The Audi e-tron Goes On Tour

source: Audi of America Following its introduction to the world in September, the e-tron – Audi's first all-electric vehicle – is ready to meet the masses. Beginning in October, the Audi e-tron will be on display at a variety of auto shows across the country for customers to see first-hand. The tour will run from October 2018 through April 2019. The fully electric, fastest-charging Audi e-tron is a spacious five-seater, mid-sized SUV that is very well-equipped for premium buyers to...

Audi Envisions A Charging Station For The Electric Era, Celebrating The New All-Electric Audi e-tron SUV In San Francisco

source: Audi of America ‘Charging Station Unleashed,' a four-day experience near San Francisco’s Embarcadero, will display the all-new Audi e-tron, the championship Formula E racecar and PB 18 all-electric concept car Visitors can place reservations for the all-new Audi e-tron on-site Audi to offer complimentary electric vehicle charging using level 2 chargers supplied by Electrify America, along with electric-inspired exhibits, and chef-designed menu of reimagined fare SAN...

Electric Goes Audi: All-Electric Audi e-tron SUV Unveiled And Available For US Customers To Place Reservations

source: Audi of America First all-electric, fastest charging Audi e-tron SUV makes global debut and is available for customers to place reservations Audi e-tron is a spacious five-seater, electric mid-sized premium SUV that is very well equipped to meet premium buyer expectations Innovative battery design engineered for repeatable performance, longevity, and safety as well as highest levels of Audi infotainment and driver assistance systems Customers can enjoy the convenience o...

The e-tron As Starting Signal: Audi Launches e-offensive

source: Audi AG Twelve production e-automobiles by 2025 Electric drive in all key market segments Expansion of plug-in portfolio The brand with the four rings is launching its electrification offensive with the world premiere of the Audi e-tron. By 2025 Audi will offer twelve automobiles with all-electric drive in the most important markets worldwide and achieve roughly one-third of its sales with electrified models. The SUVs in this portfolio include the e-tron and ...

Audi Q7 3.0 TFSI Gets ABT Treatment Of Up To 410 HP

source: ABT America ABT is changing the “Sport” in “Sport-Utility Vehicle” to “Speed” with a power upgrade of up to 410 HP for the Audi Q7 equipped with the 3.0 TFSI. The standard output of 333 HP and 325 lb-ft torque might be enough for a smooth ride, but drivers who are looking for a sporty driving experience in a SUV will be happy to get 77 HP and 58 lb-ft more to play with. The power increase is achieved in a safe and reliable way through the separate ABT ECU that is...

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...

Uncompromising Design and Capability, 2019 Audi Q8 is the New Top Premium SUV

source: Audi of America Commanding on-road presence featuring a dynamic roofline and design cues from the original Audi Ur quattro Generous interior, with seating for up to five passengers and class-leading cargo capacity with rear seats folded New 3.0-liter V6 engine delivers dynamic driving, and suite of available driver assistance systems help drivers confidently navigate the road and traffic HERNDON, Va. – Offering the functional practicality of an SUV, the dynamic ...

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...

Chill out: Audi e-tron prototype alone on the big stage + Photo Gallery

[source: Audi AG] Premium-class comfort: elegant interior design and lots of room Digitalization in a new form: optional virtual exterior mirrors Setting the tone: electric drive for first-class acoustics and superb sound experience Driver and passengers experience their surroundings in a whole new dimension in the Audi e-tron prototype. In addition to its generous space and the stylishly reduced design, Audi’s first electric car offers a high level of calm and, in ...