The minds behind the unique Formula E racing series have announced a new category that will launch in the 2016/17 season: RoboRace. Perhaps inspired by Audi’s track-attacking RS 7 autonomous car, the new series will focus on driverless electric race cars, allowing companies to further test and develop technologies in the field. Racing at speeds […]
Two Audi execs say that they respect what Tesla has done to encourage EV sales, and that its sales and dealer model is something worth following. Continue reading Audi looking for Tesla-style, non-traditional way to sell EVs Audi looking for Tesla-style, non-traditional way to sell EVs originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 27 Nov 2015 13:57:00 EST. Show More Summary
Car-door assembly workers at Audi install approximately 300 trim strips per shift. As the weeks and months progress, that translates to stress on wrists and hands. In response, Audi has developed a special orthosis glove together with Spörer AG, based in Ingolstadt, Germany. Spörer AG specializes in orthopedic technology. The gloves, made of breathable Teflon, have a […]
Audi has suspended two engineers for their involvement in helping Volkswagen’s larger 3-liter diesel engine pass emissions, according to Audi’s CEO. The engine is used in the Porsche Cayenne and Audi’s range of sedans and crossovers....Show More Summary
What is it?: A good old-fashioned arms race, that’s is what it is. Earlier this year the new Audi RS3 came along and trumped the previous A45 AMG’s 355bhp by a whole 7bhp. Naturally this raised an eyebrow or two at Stuttgart, so action had to be taken. Along with flipping the name to read […]
Dealer group Caffyns has reported a slowdown in enquiry rates at its Volkswagen dealerships following the Volkswagen emissions scandal. The dealer group represents eight brands in the south east, including Volkswagen, Audi, Skoda and Seat. In its half year statement it said: “There has been some slowdown in enquiry rates at our Volkswagen dealerships but […]
A new partnership between a city and a the German automaker could be a vital move in how we built cities around cars in the future. The post Audi Will Unleash Self-Parking Cars in a Bid to Fix Urban Gridlock appeared first on WIRED.
Audi suspends two engineers after its larger diesel engines were found evading emissions limits in the United States. ||| Berlin - Volkswagen's luxury flagship Audi has suspended two engineers after its larger diesel engines were found...Show More Summary
The company will have to install new software for 85,000 vehicles sold in the US market.
audi’s swoopy a7 walks a line between sedan and coupe – not quite one, and not quite the other, but the more appealing for it. it’s part of audi’s quest to fill every niche. throw in one of the best diesels you will find anywhere, that...Show More Summary
BERLIN (Reuters) - Volkswagen's luxury flagship Audi has suspended two engineers after its larger diesel engines were found evading emissions limits in the United States, Audi CEO Rupert Stadler said in a newspaper interview published on Thursday. Show More Summary
Audi is betting on the electrification of its future cars to improve real-world economy and reduce exhaust pollution, company bosses have told Autocar. The move will also allow the company to usher in some highly advanced suspension innovations as well as providing a degree of autonomy that goes beyond simple driving assistance. This shift towards […]
In Volkswagen's foosteps, Audi has opened up its very own goodwill program for the owners of its A3 2.0-liter TDI diesel models affected by Dieselgate. Audi A3 2.0-liter diesel owners will receive two $500 pre-paid gift cards as well as free roadside assistance for three years, much like the VW program. Show More Summary
Imagine being driven around at 200 miles an hour. You’re sitting in the passenger seat thanking your lucky stars that you’ve a professional driver next to you – until he takes his hands off the wheel to search for a pen. That’s the scenario...Show More Summary
www.ZerCustoms.com - The Audi specialists from MTM revealed this week a new powerkit and a body kit f... [...]
Audi's plan to take electric driving into "mainstream luxury" includes a fully electric SUV. The post Audi’s Building an Electric SUV Because People Love SUVs appeared first on WIRED.
Volkswagen Group is currently doing everything it can to find the cheapest way out of this dieselgate scandal, first offering $1000 in gift cards to owners of non-compliant TDI Volkswagen models, and now expanding that program over to owners of Audi A3 2.0 liter diesel models. Read more...
The Volkswagen Group announced Monday that it has prepared and submitted for approval updated engine management software for its U.S. versions of the Audi 3.0-liter TDI diesel engines. The revised software alters the auxiliary emission...Show More Summary
Automaker says revision will fix issues related to emissions software installed on the luxury brand's six-cylinder diesel engines.
Audi announced last week that owners of its A3 TDI model would be offered the same goodwill program available to Volkswagen TDI owners. The program, which started Nov. 20, offers owners the same $500 prepaid Visa card that can be used anywhere and a $500 dealership gift card that can be used at Audi dealerships. Show More Summary