Ready to roll: Audi hoping e-Tron’s silence will be golden

BRUSSELS, Belgium – Audi Belgium has started line assembly of the Audi e-Tron, the brand’s first all-electric SUV, here in Europe. The automaker says the occasion is ”a major waypoint” on the journey towards electrification of Audi range and that the vehicles can be charged for ”a long-distance journey” in only 30 minutes. The cars…

New diesel engine on way for Audi A6 and A7 Sportback

First four-cylinder A7 Sportback 40 TDI in UK A6 sedan and A6 Avant also become available for September Digital controls, comprehensive connectivity, mild hybrid tech LONDON, England – The latest Audi four-cylinder TDI engines are all set to power the two-litre, 150kW 40 TDI in the A6 Saloon, Avant and A7 Sportback – the first four-cylinder…

Lexus ES: Generation 7 promises ‘new era of performance’

New dynamic capabilities, emotional design K platform = excellent rigidity, design freedom Longer shell means more rear legroojm AFTER SIX six generations of success in the mid-sized sedan category this the seventh-generation Lexus ES., its maker says, is ”forging a new and more ambitious path”. The car has an all-new chassis that allows more dynamic…

Audi e-tron Gran Turismo sparks into real life for E-Series

PlayStation virtual turns into racing reality All-electric concept car to be Formula E race taxi ‘E-mobility is rapidly gaining importance’ – Audi INGOLSTADT, Germany – Audi, with its fully electric e-tron Vision Gran Turismo concept car, says it is turning electric mobility into a tangible experience in a unique way. How’s That…? Well the car, originally…

Audi Sportback goes live on SA’s Cape coast

New Audi A7 Sportback now available in UK First UK deliveries expected in April 2018 Digital controls, comprehensive connectivity CAPE TOWN, South Africa –  You might have seen them recently on the roads of the Western Cape… German licence places and the steering-wheel on the wrong side. Check the images! The cars were the coming…

Artificial intelligence: Audi taking lead on highways

California hosting talks on artificial intelligence ‘Neural network’ generates 3D environments Driving further down the road to autonomy LONG BEACH, California – Automaker Audi is exhibiting a pre-development project at what is described as “the world’s most important symposium for artificial intelligence” here. The conference has been co-sponsored by Audi and will run from Dec…

More powerful than ever: 2018 Audi TT RS Coupé

More-powerful engine, high-tech lights Off-switch for speed governor Progressive steering with RS-specific tuning, UITENHAGE, Eastern Cape – Audi Sport is presenting its most powerful TT yet with a recreated signature five-cylinder engine, an image said to be “underscored” by rear diode lights and an “unmistakable exhaust note” to be “a technology leader in its segment”….

Classy sport car: Check what 2018 Audi S4 has to offer

Audi’s S4 icon gets major 2018 upgrade Freewheeling new car to save on fuel 350mm discs with black or red six-piston calipers. JOHANNESBURG, Gauteng – There’s a new king-of-the-road among the 2018 Audi S4 range and its packing a new engine, light design and innovative technology from the full-size sedan. Yet another model to add…

Q7 Black Editions join latest big Audi SUV’s

Lotsa new gear for new Audi Q7 and SQ7 TDI  Black Edition joins the Q7 range in Europe 22″ wheels, super sport seats, extended leather   LONDON, England – The Audi Q7, according to its builder, “further narrows the margin between luxury limousine and SUV as it becomes available with a new Vorsprung specification”. Interested?…

Audi impresses in Formula E track tests at Valencia

  Team AudiSport puts in most laps of all teams Positive assessments by drivers Daniel Abt and Lucas di Grassi Getting set for next season of quiet auto competition VALENCIA, Spain – The new Audi e-tron FE04 has left a strong impression at the official pre-season testing of the Formula E electric racing series at…

Audi sends in the clowns to punt new A8 sedan

  New Audi A8 to flight fun new TV advert Circus-themed Audi campaign highlights car New A8 luxury saloon shows off intelligent tech LONDON, England – The new Audi A8 for 2018 will feature on British TV for the first time this weekend as part of a major new campaign intended to show the benefits…

E-tron FE04: New race car to spark Audi e-offensive

Formula E champion Lucas di Grassi in Audi e-tron FE04 Progressive livery and new powertrain with only one gear Daniel Abt becomes Audi factory driver, Allan McNish team boss NEUBERG, Germany – Audi presented the group’s first all-electric race car, the Audi e-tron FE04, in Neuburg  ( September 27 2017) which, the automaker says, “mirrors the…