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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 to double their SUV lineup to better compete against BMW

Automobile makers are working hard to cater to the fast growing Asian markets, specifically from demand for SUVs and crossovers. That said, Audi has reportedly said that they’re interested in doubling their SUV lineup by 2020 to better compete against BMW and to take up some slack on lost sales in the segment. Currently, Audi […]

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2013 Detroit: 2014 Audi SQ5 gets 354-hp for the U.S.

Today at the 2013 Detroit Auto Show, German automaker Audi has released its all-new SQ5 model, a top-of-the-line Q5. The 2014 Audi QS5 will be hitting North American, Canadian and Chinese markets and has been exclusively designed as such, featuring sporty design notes. A 3.0-liter V6 TFSI supercharged engine will power the SQ5, making 354hp […]

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2014 Audi SQ5 coming to Detroit, goes on sale in the U.S. in the third quarter

At the 2013 Detroit Auto Show, Audi will be unveiling the SQ5 – the new top-of-the-line Q5 model specifically designed for the United States, Canada and China. Power for the 2014 Audi SQ6 comes from a 3.0 liter TFSI supercharged V6 making 354-hp and 346 lb-ft of torque. 0 to 62 mph comes in just […]

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2012 LA: Audi A8, A6, A7 and Q5 get TDI variants for the States

The Audi A8, A6, A7 and Q5 have landed in the United States with a diesel engine under the hood. All the Audi models will carry a 3.0 liter diesel unit making 240-hp and 406 lb-ft of torque. No fuel-economy or performance figures were released but we do have some details on the A8 TDI […]

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2012 LA Preview: Audi adding A8, A6, A7 and Q5 to its TDI diesel lineup

At the 2012 LA Auto Show, Audi will debut a new range of its TDI clean diesel models for the A8, A7, A6 and Q5. The addition of these four diesel models marks the first time Audi will feature a full lineup of TDI clean diesel vehicles in the United States along with the Q7 […]

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Report: Porsche Macan will be more than just a rebadged Audi Q5

Porsche is making sure that future buyers know that the upcoming Macan crossover will be totally different from the Audi Q5 on which it is based. Porsche doesn’t want its customers thinking that the new Macan will just be a rebadged Q5. According to Wolfgang Hatz, Porsche’s R&D chief, the Macan is “not a Q5 […]

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Audi picks San Jose Chiapa, Mexico for new North American plant

After scouring out tons of locations, Audi carefully selected its location for its new North American plant in San Jose Chiapa, Mexico. The plant is part of the automaker’s Strategy 2020, a plan that focuses on expansion, and CEO Rupert Stadler says that this location is “Important for the American market and for our global […]

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Report: Audi Q5 getting 3.0L TDI V6 in US when Q5 gets updated

Earlier this spring, Audi had unveiled an updated Q5 along with a full list of engine options. The unveiling however only spoke of the European Domestic Market version of the Q5, and not the US-bound version. That said, questions were raised about whether the Q5’s 3.0L V6 TDI diesel will hit our shores. Now though, […]

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Report: Audi working on Q2 crossover

Audi is setting up to bring in the Q2, which will be its smallest SUV, sized to compete with the Nissan Juke. The automaker plans on making this a sportier, lighter model with personalization options in the style of the Mini, with a selection of colors for the larger interior trimmings, roof and mirrors, along […]

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