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Audi Halts Production at Neckarsulm Plant Because of Flooding

by on 30 May 2016 in Audi News

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It was an extremely wet weekend in Germany, with rains nearly stopping the Nurburgring 24H race and halting production Audi’s Neckarsulm plant in southwest Germany. Neckarsulm builds the A4, A5, A6, A7, and A8 as well as the R8 and the RS line. The plant employs 16,000 and, last year, built 272,103 vehicles. A spokeswoman […] More…

Audi’s A6 and A7 Receive Subtle Exterior Updates, New Equipment

by on 22 April 2016 in Audi News

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Audi’s C7 A6 and A7 is already six years old and the recent recipient of a product improvement, but today the automaker announced that they still have a few tricks up their sleeve before a full replacement arrives.  Through a blend of extremely subtle exterior tweaks, interior additions and available technologies, Audi hopes to keep […] More…

Audi allroad and A6 Win Auto Bild “All-Wheel Drive Car of 2016” Awards

by on 15 April 2016 in Audi News

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Audi’s A6 sedan and A4-based allroad both took home top honors at Auto Bild’s “All-Wheel Drive Car of 2016” Awards, adding two more well-deserved trophies to Audi’s collection. Claiming the “All-wheel Crossover” category, the all-new allroad undoubtedly impressed judges with it’s new quattro system with ultra technology, improving both driving dynamics and efficiency, winning with […] More…

Three Audi Models Met Tougher Safety Standards to Notch Top Safety Pick+ Awards

by on 17 December 2015 in Audi News

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The institute “asked auto manufacturers to do more this year to qualify for our safety awards,” Adrian Lund, IIHS president, said when the 2016 ratings were announced. Overall, Volkswagen AG brands notched seven Top Safety Pick+ awards, behind only two other automakers. Three Audi models were named Top Safety Pick+ in large part because of […] More…

Awards for Audi from June to October 2015

by on 10 November 2015 in Audi News

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A summary of recent awards collected by Audi. More…

Abt Sportsline with New Audi A6 Tuning Program

by on 14 September 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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When not running one of Audi Sport’s leading DTM squads, Abt Sportsline is releasing a wide range of tuning products for the latest Audi models. Case in point is the new C7.5 updated A6, a car for which Abt has just released a range of tuning and visual upgrades. This includes wheels, suspension, exhaust, aerodynamic pieces […] More…

Intel: Greg Kable on New Audi A6 Re-Setting the Bar

by on 11 September 2015 in Rumors, Renders & Spy Photos

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Always in touch with what’s going on behind the factory gates, AutoCar’s Greg Kable recently weighed in on the development of the new C8-generation Audi A6. With much of the design details said to be teased earlier this year in the form of the prologue series of concept cars (Avant shown above), the new A6 is said to set the standard for future large Audi models. More…

Video FAIL: Drunk Passes Out with Foot on Accelerator. Engine Failure Ensues. (NSFW)

by on 25 June 2015 in Audi News

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Okay, we all know college kids get hand-me-down cars that include parents’ cast-off older generation Audis. Owners of that variety may very well take the car for granted, with a lack of appreciation that could include massive levels of stupidity. While this all sounds theoretical, we believe we’ve stumbled across a video that is our proof of concept. More…

DO88 Releases New Silicone Hose Kit for B5-chassis S4 and RS 4

by on 4 June 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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do88 is happy to announce the release of yet another model-specific silicone hose kit! Offered to you is this smoking hot, all new radiator hose kit for Audi S4 / RS 4 BiTurbo, available in a choice of blue, black or red. As always, buying a do88 product gives you the right to expect nothing but top quality. […] More…

The New Audi A6 allroad quattro Arrives in Australia

by on 6 May 2015 in Audi News

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Powerful 3.0 TDI V6 produces 160kW/500Nm Incredibly efficient, with fuel consumption of just 5.6 L/100km New $111,900 MLP pricing makes the A6 allroad quattro more attainable Australia – The popular Audi A6 allroad quattro has been comprehensively refreshed, with evolutionary design changes, a new engine, intelligent technology innovations and a sharp new price of $111,900 MLP. […] More…

Audi Announces Pricing for New 2016 A6 and A7 Model Lines

by on 17 April 2015 in Audi News

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Audi today announced pricing for the 2016 A6 and A7 model lines. With new engines and updated design, all Audi A6 and A7 models now offer more power, greater fuel efficiency and class-leading technology for two of the Audi brand’s top-selling vehicles. The 2016 A6 and A7 sedans boast more athletic design as well as new headlights and driver assistance systems. New infotainment systems provide even higher levels of interior luxury and refinement. More…

Audi e-tron Initiative at Auto Shanghai 2015

by on 16 April 2015 in Audi News

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Premiere of the Audi Q7 e-tron 2.0 TFSI quattro and Audi A6 L e-tron  Audi prologue allroad show car extends the Audi prologue family With an e-tron sales initiative, Audi is paving the way for even more success in China: in 2016 the company will introduce two new models with plug in hybrid drive systems […] More…