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Automakers Struggling To Find Enough Batteries for Growing EV Demand

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by on 13 January 2017 in Fourtitude News Industry News

Some automakers are facing the dilemma of finding enough lithium-ion batteries for meeting their large-scale electric vehicle production targets. According to a Automotive News, Volkswagen Group is one grappling with the question head-on as it readies for its aggressive target of manufacturing two-to-three million EVs per year by 2025. Several competitor global automakers are facing […] More…

Report: RS4/5 to Gain 125 lb-ft of Torque Over Previous Models

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by on 13 January 2017 in Audi News Fourtitude News

The upcoming Audi RS4 Avant and RS5 will reportedly get 10 more hp and 35 more lb-ft of torque than the Porsche Panamera 4S, which first debuted the biturbo V6 TFSI engine that all three models will share. That’s according to a source who sent Motor1.com a slideshow from a dealer presentation in Norway. The […] More…

Review: The 2017 Audi A4

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by on 13 January 2017 in Fourtitude Features Reviews & Road Tests

The new Audi A4 is one of the most praised vehicles on the road. From generally positive reviews, to reviewers calling it the best car Audi’s ever made, it’s fair to say that it’s been a critical darling. And, honestly, I’m not sure why. You probably shouldn’t listen to those reviews, because it isn’t the […] More…

Watch Five Audis Drag a Semi Up a Snowy Hill

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by on 12 January 2017 in Audi News Fourtitude News Video

Ah, the winter. A time full of warm fires, hot beverages, and slick driving conditions. And while that last one may sound like less fun than the rest, it isn’t if you have the right tool: Quattro. Case in point, when a bunch of pals comparing their Audis in Bavaria found a semi stuck at […] More…

Audi Finds Name for All-Electric SUV

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by on 12 January 2017 in Audi News Fourtitude News

Audi has been promising an electric model for a while now, and now we know what it’ll be called. “We’re calling it Audi E-tron , just ‘E-tron,’ because this is a quite important Audi sub-brand for the future,” said Dr Dietmar Voggenreiter, head of Audi marketing. “There’s quite simple logic behind that. We had, in […] More…

UNITRONIC CARBON FIBER AIR DUCT FOR 1.8 /2.0 TSI ® GEN3 (MQB ®) ENGINES IS NOW AVAILABLE!

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by on 12 January 2017 in Aftermarket & Tuner News Fourtitude News

Unitronic® is pleased to announce its Carbon Fiber Air Duct for MQB platform vehicles equipped with the 1.8/2.0 TSI Gen3 engine. Unitronic’s Carbon Fiber Air Duct is a direct bolt-on upgrade; designed to optimize airflow to the turbocharger, all while providing seamless integration, perfect fitment, and an aggressive motorsports-esque appearance in the engine compartment. Unitronic’s […] More…

Audi Might Stuff a V8 Into the European Q8 and SQ5

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by on 12 January 2017 in Audi News Fourtitude News

With the 2017 Detroit auto show came the pretty hot Q8 and SQ5, but now there are renewed rumors of even more of the hotness. As is Audi’s wont, the automaker might stuff its 4.0-liter V8 TDI engine into its European SQ5 and Q8. Speaking to Auto Express, Dietmar Voggenreiter, Audi’s head of sales, said […] More…

VW and US Authorities Come to $4.3 Billion Dieselgate Agreement

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by on 11 January 2017 in Audi News Fourtitude News

Volkswagen announced today that it has agreed to settlements totaling $4.3 billion to resolve criminal, environmental, and civil claims against them in the United States. That brings the total spent so far on the TDI scandal in the US and Canada to $23 billion, well past the $19 billion it set aside at the beginning […] More…

Watch: Audi Q8 First Look

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by on 11 January 2017 in Audi News Fourtitude News Video

Audi premiered its premium SUV concept in Detroit, and while we’ve gone over the details of the new Q8, why read when you can watch? The talented Jodi Lai, managing editor of our sister site autoguide.com, goes over the car’s important details, like the fact that it’s n e-tron four-seater with nearly 450 hp and […] More…

VW Group Sees Record Sales in 2016

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by on 11 January 2017 in Audi News Fourtitude News

Despite the TDI scandal, Volkswagen AG managed to sell nearly 4% more cars in 2016 than they did the previous year. In all, the group delivered more than 10 million vehicles last year thanks to growing sales at nearly all brands. The year was a victory, in particular, for the Volkswagen brand, which  started off […] More…

Watch the New Trailer for Cars 3 Right Here

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by on 11 January 2017 in Fourtitude News Video

It appears Lightning McQueen isn’t going down without a fight. The first Cars 3 teaser trailer was surprisingly dark, hinting that McQueen would fall from the ranks of racing and give way to a new age of race cars. Some believed early on that Cars 3 would be about McQueen retiring and passing the torch, but the […] More…

VW Negotiates $4.3 Billion TDI Deal

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by on 10 January 2017 in Audi News Fourtitude News

Volkswagen and the US Justice Department have successfully negotiated an agreement that would cost the automaker $4.3 billion and see it plead guilty to certain charges. The deal is still subject to approval by Volkswagen’s board of directors, but if approved will be a success for the company and prosecutors, both of whom reportedly want […] More…