Audi

Grandfather drives Audi into 12,000 litres of Coke

Okay, this is a strange one. There’s no way to explain it, so we’ll just say it: In weirder news this week, a 73 year old Grandpa achieved one of his life’s ambitions by driving an Audi at speed into a large hole he dug and then filled with 12,000 litres of cola. The car(…)

Audi R8 takes lasers to the US

Over here and in Europe, the R8 has had the benefit of laser headlights for some time now, but Audi has only just started fitting them to its US editions. To mark the occasion, they have released the quite stupendous car you see above. This is the R8 V10 plus exclusive edition; it’s an impressive(…)

Audi warns of currency hit to sales

Audi – The German car maker cut its sales predictions for the year last Friday. Volatile currency markets were blamed, with predictions that its revenue will slow compared to 2015, a result of “challenging” conditions. The negative forecast by the ‘Volkswagen umbrella’ company’s management has followed hot on the heels of a scaling back in(…)

Audi’s first electric model will be called ‘e-tron’

Audi boss, Rupert Stadler, has confirmed the company’s first electric vehicle will be named the ‘e-tron’. The title will be carried without any model designations, evoking the naming of the Quattro back in 1980. One of a trio of electric vehicles planned for launch by Audi, the e-tron Quattro was originally previewed at the Frankfurt(…)

Princess Diana’s Audi put up for sale

The 1994 Audi Cabriolet once owned by Princess Diana has been put up for sale by its current owner. The car is part of a private collection which altogether is expected to fetch more than £1 million. The cars are due to go under the hammer next month. The 12-car collection, which belongs to a(…)

Audi advert does not condone dangerous driving – says ASA

The market they’re targeting are petrol-heads, with a thirst for speed, loud raucous exhausts and flashy styling. Not the sort of demographic that drive sedately from place to place, with Classic FM piping from the stereo. Problem is, around the world, there are very few advertising standards authorities that allow adverts to appear to encourage(…)

Audi to launch Formula E factory team

Audi has increased its involvement within the world of Formula E; the racing series exclusively for electrically powered vehicles. Involved since the inaugural 2014/15 season, the German carmaker has been partnered with Team ABT Shaeffler. The combined ABT Schaeffler Audi Sport Formula E Team receives all its technical support and infrastructure from the company’s Neuburg(…)

Lime Green to be Seen?

The 2017 Audi TT RS is a vehicle that has most certainly turned a lot of heads in the motoring world. Not only does it look stunning, its technical statistics are good enough to rival those of any other supercars available on the market. So, even with all these fabulous features, how can the German(…)

Audi’s SQ7 Electric Technology

The rise of the electric vehicle and automotive technology has been unparalleled as companies compete to have the longest range, the most power and the least emissions possible. So with new technologies being consistently released, what have Audi released as the most recent piece of innovative electric technology? Well, the answer to this question is(…)

Audi is the ‘Most Innovative Premium Brand’

In the most recent motoring awards ceremony, it was Audi who picked up the prestigious ‘Most Innovative Premium Brand’ award. The Centre of Automotive Management (CAM) has just completed its fifth awards ceremony and this time, it was Audi who pinched one of the most coveted awards available. The awards ceremony has 1,400 innovative entries(…)

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