Posts Categorized: Audi

Audi Plans to Connect Cars & Traffic Signals

For all those drivers who despise sitting at red lights, uncertain of when they will change to green, Audi is rolling out a new service that will count you down to the switch. Often referred to as “V-to-I” technology, the feature connects your vehicle to Traffic Technology Services over a wireless, cloud-based network. With V-to-I… Read more »

Audi Integrating 4 Cylinder

Audi is integrating their remodeled 4-cylinder engine into 6 and 8 cylinder executive cars. This is a concerted effort to downsize engine size to meet consumer demands for fuel efficient cars. According to the patent application, Audi’s all-new four-banger is an “internal combustion engine with multi joint crank drive and additional masses on articulated connecting… Read more »

2014 Audi S3

The Audi S3 will arrive in Canada next year, but we get to test it today!

Audi’s Headlights Banned

Many were excited at the Las Vegas Consumer Electronic Show when the Audi A8 showcased it’s headlights that could actually see around corners. However, because of a 45 year old law, the Audi A8 will not be able to sell this technology in the USA. The headlight rule, which has been updated over the years,… Read more »

Lot’s of Ecofriendly Options with Audi’s A3 G-Tron

Soure: www.autoblog.com It seems that many car makers are trying different innovative approaches to creating an Eco-friendly car that the public actually wants to drive (we are looking at you Prius.) We have just taken notice of the sleek new Audi A3 G-Tron. Audi is looking beyond diesels, plug in and electric to a technology… Read more »

Audi Giving Each Brand a Face Lift

Source: Audi.com We didn’t know it was a common complaint , but it was definitely our complaint about the entire line of Audi’s. All of the Audi brands looked the same. You can’t tell the difference between an A4 and an A8. Now don’t get us wrong. We think Audi’s are beautiful and it would not hurt… Read more »

New Audi R8 with hybrid aluminum-carbon structure due by 2014

Audi is pushing the envelope again with their Audi R8 due in 2014. The designs proposes to use a combination of carbon fiber and aluminum to make it’s car one of the lightest vehicles in its segment. The new aluminum space frame will offer a total weight around 200kg. Carbon fiber will be used along… Read more »

Audi releases sketches of urban concept car

German car manufacturer, Audi, has released the official sketches of their brand new electric concept car that will make its debut appearance at the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show. The new electric concept car is called the Urban Concept, which is a two-seater unit intended for city driving. Inside Audi’s headquarters in Ingolstadt, they’re calling this… Read more »

2012 Audi R8 GT Spyder

Get ready for the 2012 Audi R8 GT Spyder. This beauty comes with a 5.2 liter FSI V10 that produces 560 horsepower and a peak torque of 398 lb-ft. The 6-speed R tronic transmission is no slacker as it comes with with two fully automatic modes, the R8 GT Spyder goes from 0 to 62… Read more »

Audi Debuts A6 Avant

The new Audi A6 Avant debuts with a new lightweight body, thanks to portions of the car built using aluminum. It also has a wide selection of assistance and multimedia systems as well as a twin turbo setup and delivers 313hp. It has also grown in size offering improved interior space but without any penalties… Read more »