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New 176 MPG Audi A3 Sportback e-Tron Goes ‘On Grid’

posted by on 25 July 2014 in Audi News

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Five-seat plug-in hybrid offers zero local emissions driving without sacrificing range or everyday usability A3 Sportback e-tron available to order from early August priced at £34,950 OTR (excluding UK government incentives) – first UK customer deliveries from January 2015 Electric power makes 176.6mpg and CO2 emissions of 37g/km possible Combined 204PS of system power and 350Nm […] More…

Event: Waterfest 2014, Audi Perspective

posted by on 22 July 2014 in Events Coverage

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Now in its 20th year, Waterfest continues to bring Audi and Volkswagen enthusiasts from around the US and Canada to Englishtown, New Jersey for one weekend each July. For Waterfest 20 it seemed that mother nature has become a fan as well, gracing us with a mid-summer version of the ‘Polar Vortex’, which had a much higher approval rating than the one we lived through this winter.
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APR Releases ECU Upgrade for MQB Platform 2.0 TFSI Cars

posted by on 17 July 2014 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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APR is pleased to present the ultimate engine control unit (ECU) upgrade for the Generation 3, 2.0 TSI engine as found in the MQB platform vehicles. 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. More…

APR Releases Carbon Fiber Intake System for MQB 1.8 TFSI and 2.0 TFSI Powered Vehicles

posted by on 17 July 2014 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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The APR Carbon Fiber Intake System is an attractive high performance upgrade for the latest 1.8T and 2.0T engines as found in various MQB platform vehicles. More…

IIHS Releases Recommendations on Used Vehicles for Young Drivers. Audi Products Make the List.

posted by on 17 July 2014 in Audi News

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Parents take note. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has released a list of vehicles recommended as first cars for young drivers largely based on the criteria of safety and relative affordability in the used car market. Before we post the entire press release from the IIHS, we first wanted to call out the Audis […] More…

New Audi A3 e-tron Sportback Photos Added to Gallery

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Audi Exclusive Nardo Grey A3 S line Sedan. Be Jealous. Be Very Very Jealous.

posted by on 11 July 2014 in Audi Exclusive

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Sometimes we’re jealous of our friends in Europe. Sometimes we’re very, very jealous. Marc Hoeltgen, a reader and Audi owner from Luxembourg, contacted us recently via our Facebook fan page regarding his current car. It seems Marc picked up a new A3 S line sedan, and in Audi Exclusive Nardo Grey no less. More…

H&R, Hartmann and University Audi Team to Perfect This A3 Sedan

posted by on 25 June 2014 in Audi News

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Our friend Roland over at H&R sent us a mix of photos of one of his firm’s latest experiments. Seems H&R paired with Hartmann Wheels and University Audi to perfect this new A3 2.0 TFSI quattro S line sedan. Even better, he was kind enough to send over a few photos. More…

New Quaife ATB Differentials for Audi 02E DSG S-tronic Models

posted by on 25 June 2014 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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Automotive drivetrain specialist RT Quaife Engineering Ltd is expanding its market leading range of high performance helical gear automatic torque biasing (ATB) differentials for Volkswagen Audi Group cars using dual clutch transmissions (DSG).
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Audi and ABC Family Collaborate to Create Live Social Activation During the Upcoming Season of “Pretty Little Liars”

posted by on 10 June 2014 in Audi News

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Exclusive show content to be released on Snapchat during live broadcast for secoscreen experience Partnership marks the first time that official content from the most tweeted TV drama will be on Snapchat and marks the first time Audi will surround a scripted TV show for an entire season Unprecedented program allows Audi to continue targeting […] More…

Worthersee 2014′s Best- Audi A3 and S3

posted by on 9 June 2014 in Events News

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Worthersee 2014 was one for the recordbooks.  Coming in at roughly six times larger than Waterfest, there was plenty to see and do around the lakeside town of Reifnitz during the roughly two week invasion of cars manufactured by the Volkswagen Group, including Audi.  To streamline things a bit, we have gone through our nearly […] More…

Video: Audi A3 clubsport quattro Exhaust Note & Spoiler LED Demo

posted by on 3 June 2014 in Video

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If you’ve been following along with our Worthersee 2014 coverage, then the bonkers 2.5 TFSI-powered Audi A3 clubsport quattro needs no introduction. No doubt you’re enthralled with the car as are we, and as such we wanted to share this quick video clip we nabbed while on the ground in Worthersee last week. More…