The third generation of the Audi TT uses its sure-footed Quattro all-wheel-drive system to hold the road like never before, and its Virtual Cockpit to let drivers operate infotainment while keeping eyes forward and hands on the whee...
The third generation Audi TT maintains the spirit of its predecessors' design, but moves things forward with R8 looks and a unique cabin tech interface that will ripple through the Audi line-up.
Audi will bring matrix OLED headlights to the Frankfurt motor show, which starts in the middle of September. When it’s unveiled, OLED will be the third type of lighting technology to be employed by Audi for its matrix headlights, which are able to dim or shut off specific lighting clusters to avoid blinding pedestrians or […]
WHY AUTOMATED CARS need new traffic laws. When Delphi took its prototype Audi robocar from San Francisco to New York in April, the car obeyed every traffic law, hewing to the speed limit even if that meant impeding the flow of traffic. “You can imagine the reaction of the drivers around us,” Michael Pozsar, director […]
German luxury auto marques have been waging an all-out technology war, working overtime to beat each other to the punch in areas like autonomous driving and infotainment. A smaller but still notable theater of the war pits the brands against each other in developing high-tech lighting solutions. Show More Summary
The Q6 will pack a 500-horsepower electric drivetrain.
Audi has teased its plans to introduce OLED lighting systems on a concept car to be unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show. A shadowy video, highlighting the advancements in automotive lighting technology spanning more than a century, introduces Audi’s newest lighting innovation. Show More Summary
Audi Australia has confirmed it won’t drop prices of the current-generation RS4 and RS5 models despite BMW slashing prices and adding equipment to its M3 sedan and M4 Coupe and Convertible. The price cuts from BMW have seen the 2016 M3 sedan drop to $139,900 plus on-road costs, while the M4 Coupe starts at $149,900 and […]
Cross pollination between Audi and sister company Lamborghini has resulted in a better R8 and Huracan alike, according to technical program manager for the R8, Alwyn Watkins. In a candid conversation with CarAdvice, Watkins spoke in glowing terms of working across platforms with Lamborghini engineers. “We work very closely and there’s no doubt the end result is […]
Images that are claimed to be of an Audi electric SUV concept that will debut at the Frankfurt motor show have been published online. The computer renderings seen here were published by both Auto Bild and Auto Motor und Sport, and are said to come from a source within Audi. According to Autocar, Frankfurt motor […]
Audi is determined not to let the coming Tesla Model X electric SUV steal the limelight. To counter, a sleek-profiled Q6 Coupe E-tron is in the works. After a shadowy teaser was revealed in June, a more revealing look has snuck out.Show More Summary
Please put your stupid hairdresser jokes aside for now because the 2015 Audi TT is a pretty special piece of kit even if it didn’t turn out to be the fastest thing on a tight mountain road.http://jalopnik.com/the-2015-audi-... Read more...
Auto Motor und Sport publishes photos of the Audi C-BEV, an all-electric SUV that presages the coming Q6 and how Audi plans to challenge the Tesla Model X. Continue reading Is this the Audi C-BEV Concept? Is this the Audi C-BEV Concept? originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:59:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Audi is recalling 5,600 SQ5 crossovers due to concerns over a fault in the steering motor sensor, which could cause a steering failure in cold conditions. Continue reading 2014-15 Audi SQ5 recalled for steering issue 2014-15 Audi SQ5 recalled for steering issue originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 29 Jul 2015 14:46:00 EST. Show More Summary
Audi is bringing a concept to the Frankfurt motor show with a new type of organic LED taillights. Continue reading Audi bringing matrix 'organic' LED concept to Frankfurt Audi bringing matrix 'organic' LED concept to Frankfurt originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:15:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
The tech will first be used for production taillights, then for turn signals.
It seems the Audi R8 won’t be heading down the populist road of forced induction any time soon, no doubt a positive insight for fans of the sharp throttle response that only a highly tuned naturally aspirated engine can deliver. “At the moment I would say no,” said Jurgen Konigstedt, Audi’s head of development for […]
Auto Express reports that the coming Audi RS4 could get one electric and one conventional turbocharger instead of two conventional turbos. Continue reading Next Audi RS4 to get an electric turbo? Next Audi RS4 to get an electric turbo? originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 28 Jul 2015 08:44:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
The electric power-steering assist systems are prone to shut down in cold weather.
Fashion-tech pioneer Anouk Wipprecht recasts elements of the Audi A4 into "badass" dresses. Fashion trends drive the automobile industry, influencing material choices, finishes, and production methods. But for once, in the case of Audi's latest car, the relationship has flipped, with the vehicle's technology and design shaping the look of fashion. Read Full Story