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Report: Next generation Audi Q5 to go on 100kg diet

New details are beginning to surface surrounding the next generation Audi Q5 crossover, which is supposedly due for a launch sometime at the end of 2016. The new model is described to go on a diet as it gets mounted on top of Volkswagen’s latest MLB modular platform, the same platform destined for the next-generation […]

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Report: Audi considering entry-level roadster to sit below TT

CarAdvice recently heard that Audi may be toying with the idea of a new subcompact sports roadster, which will sit below the TT in the lineup. Not much is known, other than rumors that it could be based on the next-generation Volkswagen Polo. With Volkswagen’s recent use of modular platforms, this doesn’t sound to be […]

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2015 Audi TTS

The specs are out on the 2015 Audi TT

Don’t get too excited, this is for the US market model, which will not get the redesign just yet.  The changes are largely incremental for Audi’s quick-selling aluminum sports car. Fitted with over the top quad exhaust outlets, a spoiler, special paint, seats and wheels, Audi is offering up a TTS competition package on their […]

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Report: Audi R8 to eventually receive a compact turbocharged engine

Audi’s R8 engineers recently shared some news to AutoCar in the UK, who said that the R8 could eventually receive a smaller turbocharged engine. Last month, rumors were floating around indicating the next generation R8′s use of carryover engines, including the 4.2L naturally-aspirated V8 and the 5.2L V10, which is also related to the motor found […]

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Report: Porsche planning new V6 and V8 engines for the next generation Panamera

A new report is in from AutoCar in the UK, who learned that Porsche is currently developing all-new V6 and V8 engines for the next generation of Panamera, to be built on Volkswagen’s latest MSB modular platform. Porsche is spearheading the project, specifically designing the future engines to be capable of rear-wheel and all-wheel drive configurations. […]

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Report: Audi to phase in 2015 TT’s new digital gauge cluster throughout range

CARandDRIVER learned that Audi will be phasing in a new digital gauge cluster design throughout its entire lineup. The first rendition of the cluster debuted on the all-new 2015 Audi TT. The next model to reportedly receive the digital gauge cluster is the next R8, followed by the new A4 sedan and the next-generation Q7. […]

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Audi S1 specs are available: under 2,900 lbs and shouty

As previously stated, I’ve got a small car fetish, so if you are not interested in overly complicated hatchbacks that we will not get in the United States, feel free to jump to the next article. For those of you with a soul, go ahead, read it and weep. Audi will now be selling their […]

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Report: Audi will release 17 new models this year

Expected to invest over $30 billion in new products and technology and manufacturing campuses in Brazil and Mexico over the next five years, Audi generates the largest earnings of the Volkswagen Group brands and is set to continue offsetting the significant costs of VW’s bid to unseat Toyota as the world’s largest automaker. Though cars […]

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Volkswagen reveals plans for 2014 and 2015

Volkswagen reveals plans for 2014 and 2015

Volkswagen AG released a quarterly release detailing some of the company’s success and future plans for the next could of years, which include a new Audi A4, Q7, a new Volkswagen Passat, and a Porsche Cayenne Plug-In Hybrid, for the most relevant models. Europe will be benefiting from an updated Skoda Fabia and Superb and […]

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Report: Audi will offer a self-driving car, R8 e-tron is still alive

At  Audi’s annual press conference, Ulrich Hackenberg, Audi board member for Technical Development, mentioned that the new Q7 will be up for replacement later this year, that the new A8 would offer “piloted driving” (in other words, a self driving car for low speeds), and that a 2 liter diesel powered TT will be available in […]

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