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Oct
22

The New Audi S6 and S6 Avant

Audi S6 Avant 2015 Front Angle The New Audi S6 and S6 AvantThe new Audi S6 and S6 Avant, which have also been thoroughly revised, are sports cars for everyday driving and recreation. Their design with the characteristic S details already suggests their dynamic nature. The 4.0 TFSI produces 331 kW (450 hp) and makes a constant 550 Nm (405.7 lb-ft) of torque available across a broad range from 1,400 to 5,700 rpm. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct
21

The New Audi A6 Allroad Quattro

Audi A6 Allroad Quattro 2015 Front Angle The New Audi A6 Allroad QuattroWhere the asphalt ends, the new Audi A6 allroad quattro keeps going. Its body is as much as 31.5 millimeters (1.2 in) higher than that of the A6 Avant, on which technology it is based. Stainless steel coverings protect the underbody at the front and rear of the car, and there are aluminum applications on the vertical slats in the Singleframe grille. Some add-on parts are finished in a contrasting color. Audi also offers a full paint finish as an option. Modifications quite similar to those in the A6 Avant can be found at the front end, the headlights, the side sills, the rear, the lights and in the interior. The shade Java brown is available as a special finish color, and santos brown leather in the cabin is exclusive. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct
20

Audi to Launch Racing Series for The New TT

Audi Sport TT Cup 2015 Front Angle Audi to Launch Racing Series for The New TTWith a dedicated racing series for the Audi TT the brand with the four rings will be offering a new opportunity to enter the company’s successful motorsport world. The Audi Sport TT Cup will be held as part of the DTM starting in the 2015 season. This means that, following the successful introduction of the Audi R8 LMS Cup in Asia, Audi is launching another one-make cup in Germany next year. The racing version of the new Audi TT with a weight of only 1,125 kilograms delivers 228 kW (310 hp). By means of a so-called push-to-pass function the output of the two-litre TFSI engine can be briefly boosted by 22 kW (30 hp). Read the rest of this entry »

Oct
17

Racing Limo – ABT POWER S Accelerates Audi S8 at 100 kph in 3.6 secs

ABT Audi S8 2014 Front Angle Racing Limo – ABT POWER S Accelerates Audi S8 at 100 kph in 3.6 secsIncredibly fast but providing first-class comfort: the Audi S8 tuned by ABT Sportsline is proof of the fact that you can in fact build a super sports car that is not uncomfortable, noisy and cramped. A luxury limo at its core, this car accelerates as fast as a Ferrari or Lamborghini. “As always, we have timed it precisely: our S8 reaches 100 kph in 3.6 seconds. And in contrast to the serial version, its top speed is 290 kph,” says a proud CEO Hans-Jürgen Abt. To realise this impressive performance, the globally largest tuner of cars produced by the Volkswagen Group has uprated the car from 520 hp / 382 kW to 675 hp / 496 kW and from 650 to 840 Nm. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct
16

Audi RS 7 Piloted Driving Concept

Audi RS 7 Piloted Driving Concept 2014 Front Angle Audi RS 7 Piloted Driving ConceptAudi has developed the world’s sportiest piloted driving car. At the German Touring Car Masters (DTM) season finale, the Audi RS 7 piloted driving concept car will demonstrate its dynamic potential and driving capabilities for the first time on the Hockenheimring – at racing speed, without a driver.

“We are pressing forward with one of the most important trends in the automotive world with our technical solutions for piloted driving,” says Prof. Dr. Ulrich Hackenberg, Board Member for Technical Development at AUDI AG. “The utter fascination of this development will be put on display at the DTM race in Hockenheim. A lap time of just over two minutes and lateral acceleration of up to 1.1 g speak for themselves.” Read the rest of this entry »

Oct
15

Audi Show Car for Los Angeles – Beginning of a New Era of Design

Audi Show Car for Los Angeles Audi Show Car for Los Angeles – Beginning of a New Era of DesignAudi, the leading brand in automotive design, is launching into a new era of design. At the Los Angeles Auto Show, which begins on November 19, the brand with the four rings is presenting the first show car that bears the signature of the new Head of Design Marc Lichte. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct
14

Audi Drivers Fired Up for DTM Finale

Audi Drivers Fired Up for DTM Finale Audi Drivers Fired Up for DTM FinaleFor Audi, the season finale next weekend (October 17 to 19) at Hockenheim will be more than an ‘exhibition event’ before the winter break. Together, the eight Audi drivers are set on showing a strong team performance and bringing the title of the best manufacturer home to Ingolstadt. The race starts on Sunday at 14.00 (live on ARD). Before the race, the fans will be treated to a premiere, as Audi will be taking the world’s sportiest piloted driving car to the starting line. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct
13

Audi Will Start From Third Row in Japan

Audi R18 e tron quattro Front Angle Audi Will Start From Third Row in JapanAudi achieved grid positions five and six in qualifying for round five of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) at Fuji (Japan). In the practice sessions, the team of Head of Audi Motorsport Dr. Wolfgang Ullrich and Chris Reinke, Head of LMP, thoroughly prepared for the 6-hour race on Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »