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Mar
18

Five New Contenders on The Grid for 2015 Audi Driving Experience at Silverstone

2015 Audi Driving Experience Silverstone DynamicAudi is on track to bring its most thrilling models within even easier reach of brand fans in 2015 through its new format  Audi driving experience, which now offers five  action-packed training modules starting from as little as £299. The Audi driving experience – the perennially popular route to a greater understanding of the driving characteristics of the UK’s most sought-after premium model range – has been based at the world famous Silverstone circuit since 2004, and grants liberal access to stars from the S, RS and R8 lines. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar
17

Season Opener for Audi Racing Series in Asia with Numerous Innovations

Audi R8 LMS CupGreater freedoms are enjoyed by the drivers in 2015 in terms of tactics. Starting this season, two tire sets for qualifying and the race are permitted. In the past, only one set was allowed. A tactical element from last year has proved its viability. As the first GT3 racing series to do so, the Cup established a push-to-pass system which allows the driver to briefly use additional engine power. The number of these boosts is limited and makes for thrilling maneuvers in the race. Another element serves to prevent a possible dominance of individual drivers. The three best drivers in each race have to start with ballast in the subsequent race. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar
16

New Audi Q7 Under Starter’s Orders

2016 Audi Q7 FrontThe countdown has started: today marks the beginning of advance sales for the new Audi Q7, which will be at European dealerships starting in June. The second generation of the prestigious SUV impresses with innovative technology and powerful and efficient engines that make it the CO2 champion of its class. The base price of the Q7 3.0 TDI (200 kW) is 60,900 euros. The 3.0 TFSI is available from 62,900 euros. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar
13

2015 A3 and Q3 named to KBB.com 10 Best Luxury Cars Under $35,000

2015 Audi A3 Sedan Front AngleThe Audi A3 and Q3 have been named to the 2015 KBB.com list. Kelley Blue Book’s 10 Best Luxury Cars under $35,000 list recognizes vehicles with exceptional standard equipment, fuel economy and performance.

“The 2015 A3 and Q3 raise the bar for what is to be expected in terms of standard performance and technology in the entry premium market,” said Scott Keogh, President, Audi of America. “This unwillingness to compromise on the amenities that drivers value most is reflected by the recognition from KBB.” Read the rest of this entry »

Mar
12

Vorsteiner Flow Forged V-FF 104 for the Audi S5

2015 Vorsteiner Audi S5 Front AngleThe latest in Lightweight Flow Forged Alloy Technology brings quality performance wheels at a fraction of the pricing of forged wheels. Exceptional strength to weight ratio with VIA & JWL safety certification. Our Flow Forged Technology is on average 25% lighter compared to a conventional cast construction, yet substantially stronger. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar
11

Wanted – Best Piloted Model Car

Audi Q5 Model CarAudi is taking piloted driving to model cars: Ten student teams will face off in the Audi Autonomous Driving Cup to find the best piloted model car. Audi provides the hardware – a 1:8-scale Audi Q5 – and the young experts develop the software.

Audi is hosting the inaugural Driving Cup, which is intended primarily for students in computer science, electrical engineering or mechanical engineering. Ten teams will be competing against each other at a public event at the Audi Museum Mobile on March 25 and 26, 2015. “Our competition course will serve as the proving ground for the young experts’ software. Oncoming and intersecting traffic, tricky parking situations and obstacles that suddenly appear will put their programming precision to the test,” said Björn Giesler, one of the organizers of the competition. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar
10

Audi A5 with AEZ Straight Dark

2015 AEZ Audi A5 Front AngleIn poker a “straight” is a gainful combination, with a special variant also called “wheel”. On public roads, however, the new alloy wheel AEZ Straight dark is the trump card. With its special graphite matt finish it is both sporty and elegant. This premium model is also available as Straight (black/polished) or Straight shine (silver). Read the rest of this entry »

Mar
09

Audi R8 LMS Establishes New Race Car Generation

2015 Audi R8 LMS Front AngleAudi is again running in front. As one of the first automobile manufacturers to do so at the beginning of the 2015 season, the brand with the four rings is presenting a race car that already meets the requirements of the new GT3 regulations to be introduced in 2016. The new Audi R8 LMS is lighter and safer than ever before. It features even more race car technology, clearly improved aerodynamics and, as a result, provides customers with an efficient concept. Read the rest of this entry »