Audi of America announced today the arrival of four new TDI clean diesel models for the 2014 Audi A8, 2014 A7, 2014 A6 and 2014 Q5 lineup.
When an automaker is the leader in performance, they can’t stand still and Audi is moving forward by updating the whole R8 high-performance model range for 2013.
Basically, Audi is still working on how to use its irresistible R8 platform for a high-performance electric drive.
After a three year collaboration, Audi has concluded its e Performance study.
The 2013 Audi RS5 Cabriolet is powered by the familiar 4.2L FSI V8 producing an impressive 450 horsepower at 8,250rpm (wow!) and 317lb-ft of torque available from 4,000 to 6,000rpm.
The hybrid race car dominance of the FIA World Endurance Championship race series continued with Audi's R18 e-tron quattro claiming both 1st and 2nd place in the 6 Hours of Bahrain on Sunday.
The turbocharger is a very efficient way for automakers to take a smaller displacement engine, and increase both engine performance and reduce fuel consumption.
Hybrid race cars are winning in major international races.