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New 3.0 TDI Offering Expands Audi Q7 Range in Australia

by on 17 March 2016 in Audi News

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Audi Australia has launched a 160kW (215hp) version of their Q7 TDI, effectively lowering the cost of entry to their flagship SUV by $7,600 AUS while still retaining the driver assistance systems, safety features and technologies that make the vehicle truly stand out.  Coming in at an entry price of $96,300 (about $73,416.71 USD), the […] More…

Several Audi Models Pick up Awards this Spring

by on 11 March 2016 in Audi News

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HERNDON, Virginia- Spring is awards season in the auto industry, and Audi nameplates have received recognition for quality, luxury and value for the money. In the upcoming awards for the New York Auto Show, only Audi and Mazda each have three vehicles represented among the finalists for several honors. The all-new 2017 Audi A4 is […] More…

Albert Mayer Named New Plant Director in Ingolstadt, Fred Schulze Becomes Series Director for Top-End SUV Models

by on 4 March 2016 in Audi News

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Current plant director Fred Schulze is to take on strategic tasks as series director for all top‑end SUV models. Audi Board of Management Member for Production Prof. Dr. Hubert Waltl: “Fred Schulze has had a positive impact at the site in Ingolstadt.”  Successor Albert Mayer will bring great experience from planning and quality assurance. Albert Mayer is to become plant director […] More…

Audi of America Achieves 62nd Monthly Sales Record In a Row

by on 1 March 2016 in Audi News

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Sales for the month rose 2.3% to 11,718 vehicles Audi A7 and Q7 models drove strong sales for the month All-time best February sales of Audi Certified pre-owned vehicles Audi reported that its February 2016 sales increased 2.3% to 11,718 vehicles, a total that stands as the brand’s 62nd straight month of record U.S. sales. […] More…

Audi of America to Expand Electric Range with Q7 e-tron and C-BEV Believed Q6 e-tron

by on 29 February 2016 in Rumors, Renders & Spy Photos

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When it comes to electric drive automobiles and hybrids, a new product launch schedule believed leaked from Audi of America suggests Ingolstadt plans to expand its electric margin aggressively over the next few years. Specifically, this will include a Q7 e-tron and the proposed C-BEV. More…

2017 Audi Q7 Earns 2016 Top Safety Pick+ Rating from IIHS

by on 25 February 2016 in Audi News

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2017 Audi Q7 receives Top Safety Pick+ rating from IIHS Q7 receives highest possible rating in the Small Overlap front crash test; and achieves a superior rating in front crash prevention Audi brand continues its commitment to driver safety The all-new 2017 Audi Q7 has been named an Insurance Institute for Highway Safety 2016 Top […] More…

Audi Q7 e-tron 3.0 TDI quattro Available to Order Starting March 1st in Europe

by on 25 February 2016 in Audi News

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 First plug-in hybrid model from the Audi Q family for the European market Sporty and convenient with maximum efficiency Customers in Europe can order the Audi Q7 e-tron 3.0 TDI quattro* from the beginning of March. Deliveries of the new model will commence in summer 2016. In purely electric mode, the plug-in hybrid SUV achieves a range […] More…

Audi connect® services not activated? Let’s fix that.

by on 23 February 2016 in Audi Driver

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We’ve seen quite a few new Q7’s in the wild since it’s January release, but it has come to our attention that not all of their owners are taking full advantage of the technologies offered.  Namely, we’ve read quite a few reports that Audi connect® services have not been activated on all vehicles.  Luckily, Audi […] 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…

Gallery: MET-R Bodykit for New Audi Q7

by on 17 February 2016 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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Remember that kit from yesterday?  At the guidance of Anton Khatkevich, we were able to find the piece’s Russian manufacturer MET-R, and along with that find came a full set of high-resolution photos, which are available below.  In this light, we’ve got to admit the front bumper looks quite sharp, and paired with the Euro-market […] More…

Mysterious Q7 Bodykit Appears Online (Updated)

by on 16 February 2016 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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Thanks to our large and incredibly devoted fanbase, we get quite a few tips sent our way as to new products from both Audi themselves, and the vast aftermarket that caters to these vehicles and their owners.  Recently, a reader sent two images that he found on Instagram, featuring a new Q7 TDI wearing a […] More…

Electrifying Ride: Audi Brings Stars into the Spotlight Emission-Free

by on 12 February 2016 in Audi News

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Audi Q7 e-tron quattro glides past the red carpet on electric power Talks and concerts in the Audi Berlinale Lounge Berlinale flair at the Audi independent cinema Ingolstadt Driverless VIP shuttle for actor Daniel Brühl The Hollywood comedy “Hail, Caesar!” from Oscar winners Joel and Ethan Coen opened the 66th Berlin International Film Festival. The star ensemble around […] More…