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Audi to Offer AT&T Mobile Share Value plan for Audi connect in 2015 A3, S3, Q3 models

posted by on 10 September 2014 in Audi News

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Audi and AT&T now offer drivers the option to choose a plan that best fits their data needs and lifestyle Pricing is set at $10 a month to add a model with Audi connect to an existing AT&T Mobile Share ValueSM plan  Also available is a monthly data plan for customers with an A3, S3 […] More…

Project Audi A3 Sedan: Series Index

posted by on 8 September 2014 in Project A3 Sedan

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A series covering the build and ownership experience of a custom 2015 Audi A3 2.0 TFSI quattro S line. Follow along as we explore this highly interesting new automobile, modify it and tailor it thanks to a rich aftermarket. More…

Audi A3 clubsport quattro Rendered as Avant

posted by on 8 September 2014 in Audi News

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One of the great things about Photoshop is that it allows pretty much anyone to envision cars that would take auto manufacturers months or years to create. With a basic amount of time and skill invested, you can have whatever you want. Like the A3 clubsport quattro concept from Worthersee? Would you like it more as an Avant?
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Audi Deutschland Adds A3 e-tron to Audi.de Consumer Website

posted by on 8 September 2014 in Audi News

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The Audi A3 e-tron has hit the market in Europe, and as such the section on the car is fully functional on the Audi Deutschland German market consumer website. This includes elements like configurator tool, media gallery and also downloadable product brochures in PDF form.
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Driven: 2014 Audi A3 1.8 TFSI S line Berline in Le Mans, France

posted by on 29 August 2014 in Reviews & Road Tests

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Round about now you might be hearing in the car publications that there’s this new niche in the automotive market for small luxury cars. With new models like the Audi A3, Mercedes-Benz CLA and BMW 2 series, that argument could be posed. However, we’d argue that much of this is a return of a niche rather than the birth of one. That’s particularly the case for the Audi A3 1.8 TFSI, new to America but sampled sampled this past summer in France.
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Audi energy: New Sustainability Program will Add to e-tron Experience

posted by on 5 August 2014 in Audi News

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Audi of America today announced the launch of Audi energy®, a comprehensive program designed to help improve the electric vehicle ownership experience and reduce the carbon footprint that comes with vehicle production, distribution and driving. More…

The Audi A3 Sportback e-tron Sales Start in Europe

posted by on 31 July 2014 in Audi News

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The first plug-in hybrid from Audi, the A3 Sportback e-tron*, is now available to order for customers in Europe. Approximately 410 Audi dealers in Europe – including no fewer than 105 in Germany – are selling the A3 e-tron at a basic price of 37,900 euros on the German market. An individual installation check, the “e-tron plus” special package and “green” power from Audi complete the offering for the Audi A3 Sportback e-tron. The compact electric car will be handed over to its first customers this winter.
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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…