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Report: Is Audi mulling a new baby-R8?

Automobile got wind of a possible new sports car from Audi, which may potentially take up the role as a baby-R8. According to the report, Audi seeks to move the TT downmarket and make it more affordable to make room for a potential new midrange, mid-engined sports car. Speculatively dubbed the R5, this new model […]

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2011 Frankfurt: Near-production Audi R8 e-tron comes to Frankfurt

At the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show, Audi unveiled a near-production Audi R8 e-tron. The Audi e-tron concept is powered by four electric motors – two each at the front and rear axles – producing 313-hp and a maximum torque of 3,319 lb-ft of torque (501.5 lb-ft in real world terms). 0 to 62 mph comes […]

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Audi provides behind-the-scene look at R8 e-tron electric supercar

At the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show, Audi unveiled the R8 e-tron Concept. The Audi R8 e-tron received a lot of attention with stellar technical specs that include four electric motors – two each at the front and rear axles – producing 313-hp and a maximum torque of 3,319 lb-ft of torque (501.5 lb-ft in real world […]

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Audi’s electric-vehicles will have that ‘WOW’ factor

Frank van Meel is very excited about Audi’s approach to EVs. On the one hand, he says the approach is extremely rational. On the other, he loves the idea of an EV that takes off like a bullet. The brand’s head of electromobility strategy says both are essential qualities. What Audi is after, he says, […]

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Audi to add solar charging stations at Ingolstadt plant for e-tron models

A couple of days ago, General Motors released a video of a solar charging station it built outside of the Chevrolet Volt’s Detroit-Hamtramck plant. Well, it seems like Audi has similar plans for its use of solar energy for future mobility. Audi said that it will add solar energy powered charging stations at its Ingolstadt […]

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Audi plans to be luxury EV leader by 2020, plug-in hybrid due 2014

Audi has really big plans for its electric vehicle segment, the e-tron lineup. “By 2020, we want to be the leading premium seller of electric vehicles,” said Franciscus van Meel, Audi’s manager for electric mobility strategy. “We will successively bring out a variety of hybrid models and electric vehicles, such as our first plug-in hybrid […]

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Leaked sketches of Audi e-tron roadster concept hit the web

Rumors earlier this month suggested that Audi will show a roadster version of the 2-seater e-tron concept that it debuted at the 2010 Detroit Auto Show in January. Over the weekend, a couple of sketches of the Audi e-tron roadster hit the web giving us an early sneak peek at what to expect when the […]

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Spy Shot: Clear shot of the Audi R4 prototype hits the web

Earlier this week we brought you a video of a mystery Audi being air-lifted at the Olympia Ski Resort in the Tyrolean Alps. The video, captured by an onlooker, was choppy and didn’t provide any close up shots of the Audi prototype. However, we were able to make out a vehicle that was similar in […]

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Video: Mystery Audi coupe seen being air-lifted by helicopters

A new video showing a mystery Audi coupe in disguise has made its way onto YouTube. We have no idea what the car is and what it’s doing being air-lifted at the Olympia Ski Resort in the Tyrolean Alps. What we do know is the shape of the model looks very similar to the Audi […]

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Rumor: Audi R4 e-tron roadster concept coming to Paris

At the 2010 Detroit Auto Show in January, Audi surprised the media with a new e-tron concept that was smaller than its R8 e-tron sibling. At the time, the 2-seater concept became known as a possible concept study for a baby R8, dubbed R4. Well, at the 2010 Paris Motor Show later this month, Audi […]

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