Audi appears to be going on the defensive and closing ranks around its CEO following a tumultuous week filled with accusations and revelations. Late last week, the automaker fired four top engineers who worked on the brand’s diesel technology, including head of engine development Ulrich Weiss. Show More Summary
You can call it bizarre, funny, silly or simply sensational. A man from Gurgaon in India crowdsourced his Valentine dates via Facebook by showing off his wealth, his Audi car and a promise to gift an iPhone 7. Surprisingly, he wasShow More Summary
A German newspaper claims to have uncovered a PowerPoint presentation from 2007 detailing the emissions cheat strategy.
Every week we cover new Android apps with Fresh Meat on Wednesday, followed by Android Gaming on Thursday and Top 10 App Updates on Friday. When Monday rolls around, we look back to see which apps were the most appealing to our audience. Read on for the five most popular Android apps from last week. These apps are [...]
The Audi RS4 has been spied again, but this latest prototype seems to be wearing a production-ready body. The next-generation Audi RS4 was last spied in April 2016, and that vehicle had massive tacked-on wheel arch extensions. This latest prototype features more subtle flares highlighted by additional horizontal crease lines. Rumour has it that the […]
Dieselgate documents filed in German court raise the pressure on Audi CEO Stadler
When it comes to all-wheel-drive traction in German luxury cars, Audi’s legendary Quattro system has been proven itself by dominating rally circuits. Meanwhile, BMW’s xDrive has become a worthy challenger and a very popular option. But which system is better? Read more...
The slick BMW X2 small crossover is a sure thing to come to Australia to rival the Audi Q2 and Mercedes-Benz GLA, most likely in the first half of 2018. Previewed last September as a concept car, the X2 will be based on BMW Group’s UKL platform, which currently underpins the Mini Cooper, BMW X1 and […]
Six years after Pagani first showed us the Huayra, the automaker has finally unveiled the open-top version. Thanks to new materials, the open-top car, dubbed a Huayra Roadster, is actually stiffer and lighter than the coupe. It’s also more powerful. Mercedes-Maybach has its first SUV. The vehicle is the new G650 Landaulet which adds an...
According to Hargerty, Ii you've got a 2017 Ford Raptor or the latest Porsche Boxster you could be driving a future classic. Delve into this list of the top ten possible future collectible cars.
Well, this is embarrassing. I’m behind the wheel of the new 2017 Audi S5 – it hasn’t even landed in Australia yet – and I’m calling for a tractor tow-out. I’m in Sweden taking part in the Audi Ice Pro driving experience and have just wedged the S5 Sportback on a pile of snow. It’s buried up to […]
Germany’s Spiegel Magazine thinks it has the smoking PowerPoints to prove that “Audi has planned dieselgate cheating with military precision.”
Audi launched production of the A3 compact three-door hatchback in 1996 with the introduction of the original Typ 8L A3 for the European market. Using the same platform as the Volkswagen Golf and Seat Leon, the first A3 offered an inline four-cylinder engine in both gas and diesel trim. Show More Summary
Audi is a fixture in the D.C. and Northern Virginia area. The automaker calls that part of the country home for its North American operations. So it makes sense, then, that if Audi were interested in grabbing the naming rights to a new stadium it would be one in that neck of the woods. Starting in 2018 when it opens, the new Audi Field will become...
Cadillac’s rival to the Audi Q3, BMW X1 and Mercedes-Benz GLA premium compact crossover SUVs has finally been spotted. The prototype is heavily disguised but the general shape is similar to the Cadillac’s XT5, albeit on a smaller scale. The C-pillar treatment and design of the lower part of the rear bumper and exhaust tips are also...
Recently I came across this ad for a Volkswagen Iltis, the interesting VW jeep that was the starting point for Audi’s legendary Quattro all-wheel drive system. While I was sliding down the Iltisian rabbit hole, I learned about something really odd: there was a version of the Iltis badged as a Citroën. From there I… Read more...
As D.C. United approaches the final hurdle in a 13-year quest for a new stadium, the MLS club has struck a long-term deal with Audi for naming rights at the Buzzard Point venue. Introducing: Audi Field. Terms were not disclosed, but United officials said the contract with the German automaker is one of the largest […]
The team signed a deal with Audi of America to become its naming partner. [ more › ]
Kendall Jenner is a pro model now, but there were some lessons learned along the way. Related: Kendall Walks For La Perla For example, as she told Jimmy Fallon on The Tonight Show, Kenny has to keep herself from looking at the audience during her runway walk because it'll take her out of her "zone." She said: "Since my [...]