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Nov
28

ABT Sportsline Presents The New Audi TT

ABT Audi TT 2014 wallpaper ABT Sportsline Presents The New Audi TTThe Audi TT’s original shape with its curved roof is a real design classic. More pronounced and geared to the zeitgeist, a brand new edition will now be seen in showrooms. At the German Essen Motor Show 2014, ABT Sportsline will feature its interpretation of this racy Audi coupé, a world premiere. “The purist body gives us a lot of leeway for differentiation”, says CEO Hans-Jürgen Abt. At its booth at the Essen Motor Show, the globally largest tuner of cars produced by the Volkswagen and Audi Group will therefore present a comprehensive body kit for this new edition, which is in line with a number of TT conversions by ABT Sportsline for both public roads and race tracks, including the DTM touring car winner ABT TT-R from 2002, driven by Laurent Aiello. No less spectacular were the derived road versions TT Limited, TT Limited Widebody and Limited II, which, given their small number, show real collector’s potential. And of course ABT also has two attractive performance and styling packages for the 2nd TT generation. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov
27

Audi TT: Pole-Position for B&B

BB Audi TT 8S 2014 Front Angle Audi TT: Pole Position for B&BEven though the third generation of the cult compact athlete Audi TT has hardly hit the sales rooms of the Audi dealers, the performance specialists of B&B Automobiltechnik from Siegen are already presenting a rather comprehensive tuning portfolio for the dynamic Ingolstadt car. B&B thus moves to the pole position in terms of Audi TT 8S-refinement. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov
26

2014 MTM Audi S8 Talladega

MTM Audi S8 Talladega 2014 Front Angle 2014 MTM Audi S8 Talladega“Typically only those with a past have a future!” is the justification adduced by Roland Mayer, Managing Director of MTM GmbH in Wettstetten, for the name of the latest exemplar of MTM’s engineering prowess, the S8 Talladega. A powerful, even imposing, looker when its trim figure appears in a parking space, sporty and superior, its eight cylinders delivering respectively 760 hp, or 559 kW , at 5950 rpm. The maximum torque of 945 Nm is experienced between 1700 and 5500 rpm, stable over the entire range and everyone experiencing the delights of this grandiose outpouring of power is thankful for it being applied to the road through all four wheels. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov
20

Audi A7 Sportback h-tron Quattro Concept

Audi A7 Sportback h tron Quattro Concept 2014 Front Angle Audi A7 Sportback h tron Quattro ConceptIt covers over 500 kilometers (310.7 mi) on one tank of fuel – and its exhaust emits nothing more than a few drops of water: The A7 Sportback h tron quattro uses a powerful, sporty electric drive with a fuel cell as its energy source, in combination with a hybrid battery and an additional electric motor in the rear. Its drive configuration makes the emission-free Audi A7 Sportback h-tron quattro a quattro through and through, with 170 kilowatts of power at its disposal – a new departure in fuel cell cars. There is no mechanical connection between the front and rear axles. As an e quattro, the A7 Sportback h-tron quattro features fully electronic management of torque distribution.

To coincide with the Los Angeles Auto Show 2014, Audi is inviting international motoring journalists to drive their first few test kilometers on public roads with the technology demonstrator. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov
19

Audi Prologue Concept [VIDEO]

Audi Prologue Concept 2015 Front Angle Audi Prologue Concept [VIDEO]Audi is launching into a new design era: At the Los Angeles Auto Show, Marc Lichte, Head of Design, is presenting the Audi prologue concept car. Lichte is giving the Audi brand a new styling direction in the large coupe.

“When he moved to Audi, Marc Lichte launched a design offensive,” says Prof. Dr. Ulrich Hackenberg, Board Member for Development, who brought him to Ingolstadt in 2014. “His clear philosophy and precise understanding of Audi DNA let him develop a design strategy that is opening up entirely new perspectives for us. It is progressive and highly emotional; it expresses the technological competence and quality claim of the brand perfectly. The Audi prologue is its first proponent – it is a ‘signature car’ for Audi.” Read the rest of this entry »

Nov
18

2015 Audi RS Q3 – Engine Animation

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Nov
17

Sporty and Efficient, Fresh and Attractive – The New Audi A1 and A1 Sportback [VIDEO]

Audi A1 Sportback 2015 Front Angle Sporty and Efficient, Fresh and Attractive – The New Audi A1 and A1 Sportback [VIDEO]A clear sign of the popularity of the Audi A1 and A1 Sportback is the over 500,000 cars sold since its market launch in 2010. The Audi compact models are now being made even more attractive with benefits to both interior and exterior design. Fresh decors and paints give them an even more attractive appearance. The small compacts exhibit handling that is like that of a mid-class car. The rigid car body and short wheelbase make them agile and maneuverable. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov
14

All-New Audi TT Makes its U.S. Debut at LA Auto Show

Audi TT Coupe 2015 Front Angle All New Audi TT Makes its U.S. Debut at LA Auto ShowThe quintessential design icon has become a next-generation driving machine. The 2016 Audi TT Roadster and TTS Coupe will make their U.S. debut at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show representing the all-new TT model line. Featuring an exciting new design characterized by the use of innovative technologies and driver-focused performance, the all-new Audi TT once again will make its stamp on Audi history.

“The original Audi TT set a new standard for automotive design with its quintessentially clean Bauhaus lines,” said Scott Keogh, President, Audi of America. “The all-new TT combines incredible technology, performance and design that epitomizes our brand and sets a new standard all its own.” Read the rest of this entry »