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.
Yesterday, Audi launched the Audi RS 5 Cabriolet online for all the world to see. Today the 2013 RS 5 Coupe ‘launched’ like never before at Snake River Canyon.
The 2012 Audi Q5 3.2 Prestige is the top of the line package for the smaller of the Audi luxury sport utility vehicles and while the Q7 is often the vehicle looked at for its performance capabiliti
Today Audi showed the world the new 2013 RS 5 Cabriolet. This drop-top stunner is a step up from the already wonderful Audi S5 Cabriolet with the major difference being the drivetrain.
Iron Man’s Audi R8 gets a lot of attention, and deservedly so, but the coolest Audi may not be an R8.
Like so many of you, I love watching cars in action on the Nürburgring but unlike the majority of the ‘Ring videos that we feature here on TorqueNews – this video of the Audi R8 E-Tron in action do
My test vehicle was a 2012 Audi A4 Premium Plus with the 2.0L turbocharged engine mated to a 6-speed manual transmission and the familiar Audi Quattro all-wheel drive system.
Audi has announced they are making a donation to, and raising social media awareness for, the Battle of the Blaze fund also supported by the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb.
The study measures how gratifying – what you might call “the bling factor” – of a new vehicle’s ownership and, not surprisingly, two Audi models received high marks.