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Spied: Audi A6 allroad Facelift Cold Weather Testing

posted by on 24 March 2014 in Rumors, Renders & Spy Photos

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It’s about time Audi’s “C7″ range of cars including A6 and A7 undergo their mid-lifcycle product improvement or “P.I.”. Given the timing in the process, it’s about time we also see test mules popping up in the typical test environments. Thus far, the A7 was the only car of the group to be caught out in the open, though our spy photographers have also just caught the new A6 allroad.

Find of the Day: OEplus 2011 Audi A6 3.0 TFSI S line

posted by on 23 March 2014 in In Market

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For our Find of the Day series, we usually focus on rare cars or Audi’s most high-performance models. As an A6 3.0 TFSI S line, this car only slightly hits on both marks. The 3.0 TFSI is no performance slouch, but this isn’t an S or RS-car. It is an S line of a fairly slow-selling generation (C6) of A6, and then there are the wheels…

Awards for Audi in February 2014

posted by on 7 March 2014 in Audi News

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All of the awards earned by the Audi brand during the month of February. More…

2014 Audi A6 and S6 Earn 5-Star Government Crash Test Ratings

posted by on 26 February 2014 in Audi News

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The 2014 Audi A6 sedan and the 2014 Audi S6 sport sedan received the highest ratings possible in U.S. government testing achieving an impressive 5-star rating for crashworthiness and safety.

Find of the Day: Clean C5 Audi A6 Avant

posted by on 18 February 2014 in In Market

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What can we say. We’re suckers for an clean and/or interesting-looking Audi, even if it has a slush box and a normally aspirated motor. Case in point is this C5-era Avant that’s both clean, appears to be well-maintained and one very interesting color combo. More…

Audi Arranges Special Shifts

posted by on 10 February 2014 in Audi News

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AUDI AG has made a dynamic start to the new year: Strong demand for example for the Audi models A3, Q5 and A6, A7 and R8 has resulted in high levels of capacity utilization at the plants in Ingolstadt and Neckarsulm. In February alone, the automobile manufacturer has so far arranged ten special shifts in Ingolstadt and three in Neckarsulm. Another eight additional shifts are planned in Ingolstadt and two more in Neckarsulm this month.

Audi: Deliveries up 11.7 Percent at the Start of the Year

posted by on 6 February 2014 in Audi News

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A successful start: AUDI AG increased its sales in January by 11.7 percent year on year, delivering around 124,850 vehicles world-wide. The company saw its sales figures rise in all regions of the world. In Europe, Audi grew by 7.8 percent last month, deliveries in the Asia-Pacific region expanded by 17.6 percent, and the growth rate in the Americas was 3.0 percent. More…

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.

The OTHER Super Bowl Commercial Starring a Dog and an Audi… and a Clydesdale

posted by on 2 February 2014 in Industry News

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Football fans or not, we’ve no doubt many of our American readers are prepping for Super Bowl festivities this evening. Of course the main news for Audi enthusiasts is the commercial for the new A3 dubbed “Doberhuahua”, though a reader has dropped us a not tipping us off to a second commercial starring an Audi and a dog.

Awards for Audi in December 2013

posted by on 15 January 2014 in Audi News

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A summary of awards won by the Audi brand during the month of December 2013. More…

Radical Audi Design Change Could Anchor Volkswagen Group Product Push Says AutoZeitung

posted by on 6 January 2014 in Rumors, Renders & Spy Photos

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Though experiencing precedent-setting growth, further aggressive expansion of the Audi brand is said to be part of an aggressive growth strategy for the Volkswagen Group says AutoZeitung. If accurate, the rumors coming from the German automotive magazine suggest an aggressive re-thinking of Audi Design may be in the cards and begin with the A6/A7 pair due in 2017.

Volkswagen Group of America Breaks 100,000 Units of TDI Clean Diesel Sales in 2013

posted by on 20 December 2013 in Audi News

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Volkswagen Group of America reported today that it has sold 100,000 TDI® Clean Diesel vehicles from the Volkswagen and Audi brands this year. This is the first time it has reached this milestone in a calendar year. Volkswagen and Audi currently offer 12 different TDI Clean Diesel powered models in the United States. More…