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Feeling passionate about cars? Always been on the opinion that by the model of the car you can judge the character of a person? Turning your head every time you see a masterful machine on the road? And if you have said “yes” to one of those questions then undeniably it is your car that defines your world. Read the rest of this entry »
Many Audi models are considered top-dollar classic collectibles, due to the brand’s long and illustrious history. Audi models from the 1960′s like the Audi 100 and Audi 50 paved the way for forward-thinking German models from Volkswagen and other manufacturers. As a result, these are still in high demand today. If you’re interested in purchasing a classic car, you’ll want to look at these models from Audi as well as a number of other manufacturers to find the best deal. You don’t need to splash out on a vintage Porsche or Ferrari to afford a classic car, and the following are some affordable collectible cars that offer the best value for your money.
Like Audi and Volkswagen, Citroen was another European automaker who helps put Europe back on the map after WWII ended. Their 2CV model from this time period features a twin-cylinder engine, folding sunroof, and front wheel drive. Relatively low demand over the years has helped keep this stylish and unique cruiser distinctly affordable, even in mint condition. Read the rest of this entry »
No doubt: With the R8, Audi has placed a veritable sports car on four wheels, which can more than hold its own (optically and from the point of view of driving dynamics) against competition from Stuttgart, Munich or even Maranello. The only reservation is that the free-sucking 4.2 liter V8 engine of the “small” R8 does not run as powerfully as one would wish. These days, 420 horse power and 430 Nm torque are no longer a big deal and drive the R8 in a lesser superior manner than its exceedingly dynamic outward appearance would make believe. Fans of performance have to thus, switchover to the V10 version of the R8 that is clearly more expensive accordingly – or look for ways of obtaining an upgrade for the “beginner’s motorization”. Read the rest of this entry »
When you have a family your priorities for driving completely change as do the attributes you are looking for. Instead of performance, looks and style you are looking more at practicality, safety and comfort over anything else. The good thing is that car makers have realised that drivers may have kids, but want all their cake and to eat it with the driving experience.
This pressure has pushed the hatchback class onto a stage where it is now the most popular and probably most diverse in the motor industry; as drivers clamber for small affordable cars with a good drive, but still enough practicality to provide for children. With money high on the agenda of many households the range of choice in the segment is extensive in the three following brackets: Read the rest of this entry »
There is no question that the development department of Audi is working under intense pressure on the next generation of the mild-engine sports car R8 that was unveiled seven years ago. But while the first prototype photos of the Audi R8 successor that was envisaged for the turn of the year 2014/2015 has been making the round on the Internet this week and predictions on possible motorization and technical features are being read from the crystal ball, the tuning experts of B&B Automobiltechnik from Siegen prefer to devote themselves to a performance upgrade for the top model of the current R8 series that was introduced in the past year. Read the rest of this entry »
You have to make excellent research and to choose very carefully, because you can easily buy wrong car or a broken one.
First you have to make sure what kind of vehicle you need and what brand. If you have decent budget may be Audi will work just fine for you. When you know, what kind of brand you search for, you have to choose the model – whether a class-leading A4, small and smart A3, a sport TT or super-luxurious A8. There are a lot of used audi’s for sale at carbase to search for.
After you decide what brand and model you like, you have to do your “homework” carefully. Start reading local automobile forums, where you will find tons of information about problems, spare parts price or tuning if you are a fan of power and style. Read the rest of this entry »
Sportiness in a new form – Audi is showing the Audi nanuk quattro concept show car at the IAA in Frankfurt am Main. Its crossover concept combines the dynamics of a high-performance sports car with Audi’s quattro expertise on the road, on the race track and also off-road. The V10 TDI engine sets benchmarks for power and efficiency. Read the rest of this entry »
Following BMW’s lead with its M-Diesel models, the car constructors of Audi from Ingolstadt have now also released the SQ5 into the market – a particularly strong diesel monster. The top diesel variation of the SQ5 thus operates with an impressive 313 horse power bearing a massive torque of 650 Nm on its drive shafts. The dynamic SUV is thus able to sprint from 0 to 100 km/h in just slightly more than five seconds and attains an electronically regulated maximum speed of 250 km/h. Read the rest of this entry »