As a fan and champion of everything related to hot hatchbacks, I often find myself giggling every time an aftermarket tuner presents a tuning program for a hot hatch. I’m not ashamed to admit it, but my reaction was no different when...Show More Summary
The way that marketers think about, talk about and implement SEO is constantly evolving. Blackhat SEO tactics that once were incredibly successful, no longer garner the results that they once did. Both search engines and online audiences have become much more sophisticated, forcing marketers to ditch the slimy SEO tactics and focus instead on providing [...]Show More Summary
The BMW M2 , the Audi RS3, the Jaguar F-Type SVR , a couple Rolls Royces and just about every niche weird lightweight sports/track car the UK produces. Not a bad roster for a Top Gear episode, or...? Read more...
While the $3-billion bet on Here by Audi, BMW and Daimler is largely about self-driving, it could pay off big time as the mapmaker and the auto industry expand into connected mobility and “location index” becomes big business.
Head 2 Head’s Jason Cammisa and Jonny Lieberman are good at their jobs even though they sometimes spend too much time cracking jokes and doing gimmicks that take away from what they do best: review cars. This episode of Head 2 Head contains...Show More Summary
Beyoncé Knowles stunned the audience at the 2016 BET Awards on Sunday (June 26) by opening the ceremony with a surprise performance. The Drunk In Love star is currently on a break from her Formation World Tour, but she gave the audience...Show More Summary
Conservative commentator and columnist George Will says he is leaving the Republican Party because of Donald Trump — and he’s advocating that others do the same. In a speech at a Federalist Society luncheon Friday, he told the audience, “This is not my party,” according to PJ Media, a conservative news website. The Pulitzer Prize […]
An erupting volcano – it seems the only fair way to describe the level of power unleashed by the immense twin-turbo V8 shoehorned under the bonnet of the new 2016 Audi RS6 Avant Performance. Whoever it was at Quattro GmbH (the division that builds Audi’s high-performance models) that struck on the idea to add more power […]
Pierre Audi will leave Dutch National Opera in 2018 to become general director of the Festival d’Aix-en-Provence. Pierre has put in 30 years in Holland, transforming it from a well-regarded Dutch hub into an international powerhouse. For much of the time he was also head of the Holland Festival. His last big project in Amsterdam will […]
Bernie Sanders struck a reflective tone Thursday night on “Late Night with Stephen Colbert,” although he would not say he’d end his Democratic presidential campaign. The Vermont senator was met with thunderous applause, and the audience chanted his name for nearly 20 seconds...
Tesla Motors’ lead in the world of electric cars may be short-lived, with the likes of Audi, BMW, Mercedes and Porsche poised to press their accelerators and crush its ability to make decent profits. That’s the view of Berenberg Bank...Show More Summary
VideoBy Charlie Kim Why should a viral video of a giggling mom in a Chewbacca mask frighten television executives? Because digital video is encroaching on traditional television’s biggest and last remaining advantage: the mass audience. With more than 155 million views and counting, the four-minute Facebook video of “Chewbacca Mom” Candace Payne [...]
Pam Fessler two-way with Audie Cornish on NPR. … Continue reading ?
The Italian automaker’s new carbon fiber formula cuts weight, time and cost.
Audi was a pioneer of the dual-clutch transmission, having offered it in its original TT sports car as far back as the early 2000s. DCTs combine lightning-fast gear changes with the convenience of an automatic and fuel economy of a conventional manual transmission, so they quickly became popular with tech-savvy shoppers. But now Audi is moving...
Audi's second-gen A5 sharpens up with class-leading safety and convenience tech.
The 2017 Audi S5 doesn't look much different than its predecessor but evolves to suit the market. That means turbos, and no manual. Continue reading 2017 Audi S5 First Drive 2017 Audi S5 First Drive originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 21 Jun 2016 12:01:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Porto, in Portugal, is famed for being the birthplace of ‘fortified’ wine, which was a name that clearly did not catch on, hence, good old ‘port’. Turns out Porto also does a pretty impressive line in torrential, build-an-ark downpours. We’re on part of the country’s vast motorway network in the all-new 2017 Audi S5 Coupe […]
Pragmatism, you may have noticed, is a diminishing commodity in the modern world. Think about it. Does anyone need a watch that tells them to get off their lardy backside and walk a bit? Did any BMW 7 Series owner ever utter the words, “Touching a button to alter the cabin temperature of my car […]
Jaguar engineers have been spotted evaluating a test mule for an SUV sized above the current F-Pace. Tipped to be called the J-Pace, the new SUV is thought to be Jaguar’s first contender in the burgeoning segment for electrified luxury cars. According to Autocar, which has photos of the test mule, the new SUV will come exclusively with...