Tag Archives: entry level luxury cars
Audi A1 Sportback S line

Report: Audi A3 and A1 will get a three banger under the hood

A cylinder count that might be more in place in a Ford Fiesta has now made its way behind the now garden-variety Audi single frame grille. Why? It’s not clear, but in the same way that Fiat put out their sub 1 liter 500, this is likely a bid to knock down CO2 figures. Known […]

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2015 Audi A3 TDI Sportback interior

2014 NYIAS: We sniff the 2015 Audi A3 TDI Sportback

Due to what Audi calls an outpouring of enthusiasts’ support, the Ingolstadt-based marque will daylight the premium oil burning hatchback as a model year 2015 offering and will include Audi’s 150 horsepower 2 liter four cylinder mated to a 6 speed S Tronic automatic transmission. The new model will sit alongside the entry level A3 […]

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Volkswagen Midsize Coupe Concept Interior

2014 Beijing: Volkswagen introduces Midsize Coupe Concept in Bejing

Volkswagen may be one of the laziest automakers when it comes to naming their concepts and styling cars such as the Passat and the Jetta, but they seem to have put a great amount of effort in designing this car. While they falsely advertise the concept car above as a four door coupe, Volkswagen aren’t […]

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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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Mini Clubman Concept

Mini releases Clubman Concept ahead of Geneva

To drum up excitement for their presence at Geneva, Mini has gone for an internet reveal of their six-door wagon. Mini is calling this a concept, but from what is indicated in the photographs, this is a fully functional display car to represent the ‘real deal.’ As is the case with previous new Minis, this […]

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2015 Volvo V40

Volvo releases info on V40 Drive-E powertrains and why it matters

Volvo has released new emissions figures and powertrain details for the V40 D4 offered in Europe: 85 grams per kilometer. To those Americans uninitiated in emissions, this seems like an unimportant value that only the crunchiest of granola slaves might pay attention to. Over in the United Kingdom, this is a big deal; in order […]

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2017 BMW X2 Rendering

Report: BMW X2 to show up in 2017

The above photo is a just a render, but sadly, the idea of another slightly lifted, pretentious orb from the Bavarians may be more than a twinkle in their eye. According to a new report, BMW plans on offering up the X2 as a new and interesting way to drain one’s resources. This is merely […]

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Report: 2015 Mercedes C-Class gets a 10.8-gallon fuel tank

Mercedes-Benz is attempting to justify the use of a fuel tank that is smaller than that offered in a mid 90s Honda Civic by saying that this weight reduction measure keeps the range the same as the previous model. The only saving grace to this rather strange turn of events is that Mercedes will offer […]

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Report: BMW M2 on the way

According to an interview that AutoExpressUK had with a BMW insider, there will be a spicy and expensive 2er available to cap off the 2 series lineup. Pricing and power details are nonexistent at this point. The pricing should be pretty straightforward: more than an M235i, but that just makes it start somewhere above the $47K […]

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2015 Volvo V60 T6 Polestar

Report: Volvo V60 priced from $36,225

Well, maybe not that V60, but the base model 2015 Volvo V60 will set you back $36,225 when it goes on sale in the ‘States next month. As one of the few remaining low-slung wagon options in the US, the V60 is a favorite in the northeastern snowbelt region, but not everywhere else. In Volvo’s lineup, sales […]

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