Diesel Audi lovers will have a field day as AutomotiveNews reports that our North American-spec Audi A4s will start getting the option for a TDI clean diesel version as Audi seeks to expand their diesel offerings in the US. WOO!
Scott Keogh, Audi of America’s President spoke to US dealers at a press conference yesterday and told them that the A4 will be offered with a 2.0L TDI diesel for the next generation A4.
Keogh also said that Audi is holding out for the redesign of the A4 as the current A4 is “deep in its life cycle” and that “it didn’t make any sense to do al that dramatic re-engineering and re-architecting of the car to basically only have a two-year selling period.”
Still, it’s rather comforting to know that diesels are still trickling their way into our markets. Now, if only the oil companies would cooperate and reduce the price of diesel the way it should be…
– By: Chris Chin