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2018 Audi Q5 Makes American Debut at the LA Auto Show

by on 16 November 2016 in Audi News Fourtitude News

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As the followup to Audi’s biggest seller, the Q5 has a lot to live up to and thanks to a slick new design and a lighter more powerful engine, it’s set to fill its predecessor’s shoes and then some. The new Q5 debuted at the Paris Auto Show not long ago, and a select number […] More…

Audi Puts Finishing Touches on Plant, Processes in Mexico

by on 16 May 2016 in Audi News

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Audi is moving toward its planned summer launch of production of the new Audi Q5 crossover-utility vehicle for the U.S. and other markets at its plant in San Jose Chiapa, Mexico. About 2,500 employees are engaged in a training phase at the company’s first North American factory, as they hone quality-assurance procedures. Meanwhile, Audi engineers […] More…

APR Releases Upgraded Intercooler for Audi Q5

by on 14 April 2016 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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Product Page The APR Intercooler System is a massive front mounted upgrade that dramatically reduces intake air temperature (IAT), minimizes heat soak, and provides increased performance! The system is an easy to install, direct bolt-on design, that is recommended at every stage of performance. Quick Facts: Dramatically lowers intake air temp (IAT)Increases horsepower while minimizing […] More…

Spied: Audi Q5 Test Mule Spotted in NYC

by on 7 April 2016 in Rumors, Renders & Spy Photos

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If the product road map leaked earlier this year is to be believed, Audi’s next-generation Q5 is coming in May of next year, meaning that we should see the production build later this year, possibly as early as October at the Paris Motor Show.  And while we know that the Q5 will mimic the all-new […] More…

Gallery: New York International Auto Show Day 2

by on 24 March 2016 in Audi News

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Today’s gallery from the New York International Auto Show is a little less performance focused than yesterday’s. Our man on the ground, Will Barber, is back with the other half of the Audi coin: luxury. We have pictures of the latest Q3, Q7, and more. Even the world beating R8 looks luxurious today, with unlimited […] More…

Audi Q5 Saves Driver from Four-Story Fall

by on 14 March 2016 in Audi News

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On the Monday after Daylight Savings Time, bad things are bound to happen.  Fortunately for one woman in her 20s, that bad thing happened while driving an Audi Q5, likely saving her life. This morning just before 9am, the woman and her Q5 fell four stories out of a parking garage near Baltimore area Towson […] More…

Rendered: RM Car Design Imagines Audi’s Next-Generation Q5

by on 22 February 2016 in Rumors, Renders & Spy Photos

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While the Q5 has seen it’s fair share of updates over the years, the model is getting a bit long in the tooth.  With a new model coming in the not-too-distant future, the minds at RM Car Design have taken knowledge gained from spy photos, concept cars and the production Q7, and rolled it all […] 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…

Triple Victory for Audi in the ADAC Customer Satisfaction Survey

by on 30 October 2015 in Audi News

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Three class victories in Germany’s biggest study of customer satisfaction Audi once again the top German brand in the overall ranking Cars from Audi finished the ADAC “Kundenbarometer” 2015 customer satisfaction survey with more wins and podium places than any other manufacturer. Audi A3, A5 and Q5 won in their classes. Audi A1 and A6 […] More…

Instagram Pic of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Supergirl and Audi Q5 Raises Eyebrows

by on 28 October 2015 in Audi Driver PhotoGraphic

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Audi isn’t exactly new to the superhero scene. Involvement with Iron Man and The Avengers, Wolverine and more have placed the four rings squarely in the lexicon of the modern comic genre. Even still, we were surprised last night to catch an image posted to Instagram by Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. star Clark Gregg including an Audi Q5 and Supergirl. More…

Mexican President Visits New Q5 Facility, Gets Sneak Peek at New B9 Crossover

by on 21 September 2015 in Audi News

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For Audi, the arrival of the next Q5 doesn’t just mean an all-new take on one of their best-selling models. It also means the start-up of a new state-of-the-art production facility in San José Chiapa, Mexico that will produce all Q5 models for the world market. Not surprisingly, the long process of bringing this plant online is picking up pace, including a visit from the Mexican President this week. More…