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Audi TT/TTS A3/S3 Carbon Fiber Cold Air Intake System

by on 24 May 2016 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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034Motorsport’s X34 Carbon Fiber MQB Cold Air Intake System for MkVII Volkswagen Golf/GTI/R vehicles equipped with 1.8T/2.0T Gen 3 engines is now available! This high-quality carbon fiber intake solution offers perfect fitment, and yields horsepower and torque gains throughout the powerband, with peak gains of up to 15 crank horsepower and 12 ft-lbs of torque with the factory […] More…

Audi’s New Air Conditioning Filter Brings Sweet Relief to those with Allergies

by on 18 May 2016 in Audi News

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Seasonal allergies can be crippling, and those who suffer from them know this all to well.  For the affected, sleepless nights, difficulty breathing and general discomfort and much more are all but guaranteed for a few weeks, but thanks to Audi’s new cabin filter, next year might not be quite as bad.  Specifically designed to […] More…

Video: Audi Germany Offers First Look at the New A3 in Motion

by on 6 April 2016 in Video

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Shortly after releasing images and details on the upcoming A3 family facelift, Audi Germany uploaded a brief video to their YouTube channel, showing a bit more about the car.  Showing the car in motion with brief looks at new features like Virtual Cockpit, the unavailable to us Matrix-Beam headlights, and updated MMI menus, the video […] More…

Audi Unveils A3 Facelift, Goes On Sale in Europe Next Month

by on 5 April 2016 in Audi News

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    Audi announced today the details of their upcoming A3 range product improvement, first seen during the RS3 leak earlier this year.  Going on sale late next month in Europe, the facelifted A3 will adopt a much more aggressive front fascia compared to the current car, thanks to a heavily revised front bumper and […] More…

Gallery: New York International Auto Show Day 2

by on 24 March 2016 in Audi News

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Today’s gallery from the New York International Auto Show is a little less performance focused than yesterday’s. Our man on the ground, Will Barber, is back with the other half of the Audi coin: luxury. We have pictures of the latest Q3, Q7, and more. Even the world beating R8 looks luxurious today, with unlimited […] More…

Several Audi Models Pick up Awards this Spring

by on 11 March 2016 in Audi News

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HERNDON, Virginia- Spring is awards season in the auto industry, and Audi nameplates have received recognition for quality, luxury and value for the money. In the upcoming awards for the New York Auto Show, only Audi and Mazda each have three vehicles represented among the finalists for several honors. The all-new 2017 Audi A4 is […] More…

New German Performance Now Offering Tarox Performance Brakes

by on 29 February 2016 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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We are excited to announce the addition of another performance brand to our lineup. Celebrating its 40th year in 2016, Tarox Performance Brakes offer high-performance, multi-piston brake kit solutions, as well as performance rotors and pad upgrades for OEM applications. The higher-than-typical piston count found on Tarox kits translate to excellent brake pedal modulation and […] More…

2015 Audi A3 wins 2016 Best Luxury Compact Award from Good Housekeeping, Car and Driver

by on 4 February 2016 in Audi News

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Herndon, Virginia- Good Housekeeping teamed up with Car and Driver recently to choose the best new cars of 2016. The 2015 Audi A3 2.0T quattro S tronic was the judges’ choice in the Luxury Compact category. The two publications awarded the honor after testers at the Good Housekeeping Institute vetted the car. The  judges were […] More…

Driven: 2016 Audi A3 e-tron (USA)

by on 2 February 2016 in Reviews & Road Tests

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One would think it would be hard to impress pedestrians with the likes of an automobile when rolling down 1 Infinite Loop in Cupertino, California (a.k.a. Apple headquarters, a.k.a. “the mothership”). One would expect to encounter those more obsessed with the latest handheld electronic devices, or awash with tech cash and obsessed with super expensive and super exotic cars. Yet here we roll, silently on electric drive, in a 5-door hatchback Audi A3… and we’re getting more than a few stares… a few smiles even. More…

APR Releases Stage I Software for 1.2T EA211 Powered A3

by on 26 January 2016 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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APR is pleased to present the ultimate engine control unit (ECU) upgrade for the 1.2T EA211 engine. APR’s ECU upgrade is available in octane-specific variations and is conveniently flashed to the vehicle’s factory ECU through the OBD-II port without any physical modification to the factory ECU. APR’s ECU upgrades are one of the best horsepower-per-dollar […] More…

USP Presents Billet Spulen Spherical Catch Can Kits for The 2015+ 8V A3 1.8T and 2.0T

by on 25 January 2016 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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With the introduction of direct injection engines, intake valve carbon buildup has become a common occurrence especially on the 2.0T engines. Carbon buildup on the intake valves is largely attributed to oil vapors being recirculated back into the intake system. While the 2.0T does feature a factory oil separator, it is prone to failure and […] More…

Audi’s Logistics of the Future: Goods Being Commissioned move Autonomously to Employees

by on 17 December 2015 in Audi News

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Driverless transport systems supply parts autonomously  New concept saves space and improves ergonomics  Audi is the industry leader with its “supermarket of the future”  The process of commissioning the other way around: Starting today, logistics employees at Audi will no longer have to fetch the required goods from the material shelves. Instead, the goods will […] More…