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Winter driving tips for Audi drivers

With respect to general driving conditions; January and February are traditionally the most hazardous months of the year. The unpredictable British winter can chuck some genuinely horrendous variants of weather down onto our over congested roads; sub-zero temperature, floods, snow, high winds. It’s important to be prepared when we take our Audis out onto the(…)

Audi’s fully electric SUV in the pipeline

In 2015, Audi teased us with the E-tron Quattro concept; promising an extremely similar production version set to be in showrooms by 2018. “We’re calling call it Audi E-tron, just ‘E-tron’, because this is a quite important Audi sub-brand for the future,” says Audi board member Dr Dietmar Voggenreiter. “There’s quite simple logic behind that.(…)

Audi use toy car to train autonomous driving software

As autonomous driving technology draws ever nearer to becoming a practical reality, the necessity to test each development as it nears completion, becomes more important. Audi are one of the many automakers currently embroiled intensively in driverless car research. They believe the next step will be machine learning-powered driver assist features that can function in(…)

Audi and VW end WRC involvement on a high

It’s called going out with a bang. Both Audi and VW ended their associations with both the FIA World Rally and the Endurance Championship in typically dominant form winning the final rounds of both disciplines respectively. Volkswagen finished first in the 25th Rally Australia – the final round of the 2016 FIA World Rally Championship(…)

Audi to only launch just one more diesel in US

Following the diesel emissions scandal, and the damage done to US confidence in the brand, Audi believes it has the potential for just one more diesel model, in its US product mix, says Audi’s US head. “Once we hopefully get past everything, I see an opportunity for potentially, probably to offer it on one model,(…)

Has Audi TT RS sold out already?

For all the fans of the Audi TT RS with pockets deep enough to come up with the £51,800 necessary to buy it, those who’ve not yet parted with the cash may already be too late. And even if you can get your hands on one that’s not yet been sold, it’s likely you’ll be(…)

Audi to release further Black Edition trim across range

Audi is to release a new exclusive Black Edition trim to much of its current fleet. Models set to feature the new look include the A3, TT, S6 and S7. This follows the release of a preliminary top-of-the-range Black edition Audi A3 crossover. Due to its popularity, Audi have taken the decision to roll the(…)

Audi RS model range set to double by 2018

Audi Sport – the main rival to AMG’s performance brand – is expected to double the amount of RS performance vehicles within its range over the course of the next year and a half, says the division’s new chief, Stephan Winkelmann. There are presently seven models within the RS line-up, including the R8 and both(…)

Sauber F1 takes Zander from Audi

Formula 1 team Sauber has confirmed it has poached Jorg Zander from Audi, ahead of the 2017 Formula 1 season. He becomes the new technical director following his appointment. Zander leaves Audi, where he fulfilled a similar role, following the company’s decision to pull out of the World Endurance Championship at the end of the(…)

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