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Here’s What California Wants Volkswagen to Do with Its Penalty Cash

by on 2 December 2016 in Audi News Fourtitude News

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The California regulator that played an important part in uncovering Volkswagen Group’s emissions cheating plot detailed a list of options on how the automaker will be required to spend the $800 million penance by advancing green tech and nonpolluting cars. On Thursday, the CARB said Volkswagen’s choices for the mandatory investments to be made over the […] More…

Audi A3 Celebrates 20th Anniversary

by on 2 December 2016 in Audi News Fourtitude News

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Audi’s a big fan of creating automotive segments. From the four-wheel-drive passenger car, to the sportback, the automaker has a rich history of defying expectations. So when they came out with the A3 20 years ago, it can hardly have been a surprise that it was Audi that started the premium compact segment. Unveiled at […] More…

Watch: Group B Audis in Action

by on 1 December 2016 in Audi News Fourtitude News Video

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It’s Thursday, which means that people will invariably want to throw back. To what? I know not, but something, certainly. Fortunately, we here in Audi enthusiast’s community, Audiphiles if you will, have a few things back to which we can throw. Chief among them being Group B rallying. Few eras of racing are as legendary […] More…

Audi and LEGO Get Together to Make Autonomous Driving Exhibition

by on 1 December 2016 in Audi News Fourtitude News

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LEGO may not be the first name you’d expect Audi to go to to showcase its autonomous driving technology, but that’s just what Audi did. Together with the Ingolstadt automaker, LEGO built “The extra hour” installation, which represents all the time you’ll save when you don’t have to commute. The installation shows an autonomous Audi […] More…

Audi A5 and Q2 Get Perfect Grades in NCAP Safety Tests

by on 1 December 2016 in Audi News Fourtitude News

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The European automotive safety testers, Euro NCAP, have given the Audi A5 Coupe, A5 Sportback, and Q2 five star safety ratings. The Audi models scored high for both adult and child safety, as well as for pedestrian safety. The Q2 scored an especially high 93% in the adult occupant section. On top of traditional systems, […] More…

Audi of America Gets Best November Sales Ever

by on 1 December 2016 in Audi News Fourtitude News

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Demand for SUVs helped lead the Ingolstadt automaker to its 71st monthly sales record. Having sold more than 17,000 vehicles in the month, Audi’s new November record is 2.5% higher than it was the previous year. “On the heels of a successful November, we are on pace to achieve our seventh consecutive record sales year,” […] More…

Audi Vehicle Packs Its Bags, Books Ticket to the Moon

by on 30 November 2016 in Audi News Fourtitude News

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It’s a one-way flight, obviously. Audi has announced that its Lunar Quattro has a ticket to ride on a moon-bound spaceflight booked for late next year. Refined, finessed, and now 18 pounds lighter, the automaker’s plucky moon rover is bound for a rendezvous with another extraplanetary car. That one, however, is a 1970s model. Since […] More…

Court Hearing for 3.0L TDIs Delayed

by on 30 November 2016 in Audi News Fourtitude News

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A court hearing scheduled for today, to discuss the settlement between Volkswagen and owners of 3.0-liter TDIs has been delayed. US district Judge Charles Breyer wrote in a court order that the delay could allow VW, regulators, and lawyers representing 3.0-liter TDI owners to work out the final details of the settlement. Despite reports that […] More…

Audi Beats All Brands in Auto Zeitung Awards

by on 30 November 2016 in Audi News Fourtitude News

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The readers of Auto Zeitung saw fit to award Audi with seven awards in this year’s Auto Trophy 2016 competition. That’s the most of any brand included in the competition, and more than Audi has ever received before. The Audi A1, Q2, Q5, A5 Sportback, and Q7 all won vehicle awards, while the brand took […] More…

Neidfaktor Makes the RS3’s Interior Match its Performance

by on 29 November 2016 in Aftermarket & Tuner News Audi News Fourtitude News

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Audi understand wild performance more than they do wild design. That’s not to say that Audi can’t design, they most certainly can, it’s just that the brand’s cars have always performed more insanely than they’ve looked. Enter Neidfaktor, the crazy upholsterers behind “The RS3 Clubsport Project.” Fresh off its debut at the Essen Motor Show, […] More…

Audi Sport GmbH Confirms 8 New Models

by on 29 November 2016 in Audi News Fourtitude News

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In a release today, Audi officially announced that quattro GmbH will from now on be called Audi Sport GmbH and gave an insight into how the subsidiary will operate. Moreover, Audi Sport GmbH confirmed the rumors that it would be adding eight new models to its lineup. Audi Sport GmbH is taking care of Audi’s […] More…

Audi Joins German Automakers to Build Massive European Charging Network

by on 29 November 2016 in Audi News Fourtitude News

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Audi, Porsche, and Volkswagen are joining Daimler, the BMW Group, and Ford to create the highest-powered charging network in Europe. The network will establish a standard charging system for the brands and help speed up charging times. Using the Combined Charging System, all of the automakers’ battery electric vehicles will be able to charge at […] More…