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Daytona Grey Fans Take Note. MY2015 Is Your Year + A4 S line competition Confirmed

posted by on 18 April 2014 in Rumors, Renders & Spy Photos

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One of the cars on display at this week’s New York International Auto Show was a Daytona Grey Audi SQ5. We almost didn’t think twice about it given Audi’s appreciation for things Audi Exclusive on auto show stands… but then a contact at Audi of America clarified some very interesting news regarding this color’s proliferation into other models this coming model year.
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The Audi A5 Coupe ‘S line Competition’ Arrives in Australia

posted by on 9 April 2014 in Audi News

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Audi Australia has announced a sporty new ‘S line Competition’ model in the striking A5 Coupe range. Only 50 vehicles will be offered to Australian customers, making the A5 Coupe S line Competition an exclusive purchase. More…

Bavarian Action Heroes – 290 hp from Abt Sportsline for A4, A5 and Q5

posted by on 7 February 2014 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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Apart from stylish design ABT Sportsline scores with innovative and high-quality engineering expertise which tickles out a tick “more” from many vehicles. For example, the latest upratings for the 2.0 TFSI engines of Audi models A4, A5 and Q5: “The increase of performance is not only adapted perfectly to the respective model on a dynamometer, thorough testing of the developed engines on the road is part of the service for us as well,” explainsHans-Jürgen Abt, CEO of the worldwide largest tuner of vehicles from the Volkswagen Group. And he adds: “Careful development is important to us, and every new engine generation entails higher requirements.”
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Audi Exclusive Amethyst Grey Metallic A5 Cabriolet at Audi North Scottsdale

posted by on 4 February 2014 in Audi Exclusive

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Say you like purple but want something a little more subtle. If so, the hue on this Audi Exclusive A5 Cabriolet S line sent over to us by Brian McCauley from Audi North Scottsdale may be the color for you.
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The New ultra Models from Audi A4, A5 and A6 with Impressive Efficiency

posted by on 4 February 2014 in Audi News

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Audi is expanding its ultra strategy with 11 new models: Especially efficient engine versions in the A4, A5 and A6 model lines will be launched in early 2014. A new and powerful two-liter TDI will provide the drive at 100 kW (136 hp), 120 kW (163 hp) or 140 kW (190 hp); the engine emits just 104 to 119 grams of CO2 per kilometer (167.37 to 191.51 g/mile) depending on the model.
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Awards for Audi in October and November 2013

posted by on 11 December 2013 in Audi News

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A list of awards collected by Audi during the months of October and November. More…

Audi A5 Wins 2014 Kelley Blue Book Best Resale Value Award

posted by on 19 November 2013 in Audi News

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Audi has received a 2014 Best Resale Value Award from Kelley Blue Book’s KBB.com, the leading provider of new and used vehicle information. The annual Kelley Blue Book Best Resale Value Awards recognize vehicles expected to maintain the greatest proportion of their original list price after five years of ownership. The 2014 Audi A5 was named Best Resale Value in the Luxury Car class.
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Audi Receives Three 2014 ALG Residual Value Awards

posted by on 18 November 2013 in Audi News

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• 15th annual ALG awards honor 2014 vehicles predicted to hold value • 2014 Audi A5, A6 and Q7 receive recognition at L.A. Auto Show Audi today announced that it has received three Residual Value Awards from ALG, the industry benchmark for residual values and depreciation data. The annual ALG Residual Value Awards recognize automakers’ […] More…

2013 SEMA Show Report: Audi Perspective

posted by on 13 November 2013 in Aftermarket & Tuner News Events Coverage

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Though gargantuan in size and considered by nearly everyone as a major industry auto show, the SEMA Show is just a bit different. Most car shows offer up all the latest new models from all manufacturers in a market and are open to the public after a day or two at most dedicated to industry professionals. Not so SEMA. It never really opens to the public and with convention-style booths more like a trade show than an auto show.
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MagnaFlow with European Influence in Project Audi A5 Blue Copper at SEMA 2013

posted by on 5 November 2013 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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MagnaFlow has always built automotive technology with a world­class dedication to quality, power and sound. This is as true for high­end European performance brands as it is for American muscle, rugged trucks, sport compacts and more. The stunning #ProjectBlueCopper that will be featured in this year’s MagnaFlow SEMA booth #23543, highlights MagnaFlow’s commitment to the European market. More…

Q&A: Mike Rockenfeller Reflects on 2013 DTM Season

posted by on 4 November 2013 in Motorsport

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Audi Sport DTM driver and 2013 season champion Mike Rockenfeller reflects on his championship and the 2013 season. More…

Audi S5 Smashed by Shipping Container. Passengers Survive!

posted by on 1 November 2013 in via Fourtitude

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We’ve just run across some photos that seem to have come out of the equivalent of a Road Runner & Coyote cartoon. No, it wasn’t crushed by an anvil, but likely a steel shipping container is a whole lot worse anyway. Apparently the car was crushed when the container was thrown from a truck near Quanzhou, China.
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