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Audi begins mass production of its 100% electric SUV

Audi E-Tron SUV
Less than a day before Mercedes unveiled their EQC electric SUV, Audi flicked the assembly-line switch to “on” for their own fully-electric SUV. Known for the moment simply as the e-tron Prototype SUV, Audi has said that many more details will be revealed on September...

Audi unveils 764-horsepower electric hypercar at Pebble Beach

Three engines are tasked with powering the spectacular Audi PB18 e-tron Concept unveiled over the weekend at the Monterey Car Week. Together, they develop 764 horsepower and push the PB18 to 100 km/h in a little over two seconds. Oh, and it does all...

Audi to drop the manual transmission in the US

This more than likely means that Canada will follow suit. Is this tragic news? Yes. Is this the end of performance driving as we know it for Audi enthusiasts? No. In fact, the current S4 is no longer available with the manual gearbox, nor is...

How profitable are luxury carmakers?

Ever wonder how much money BMW, Bentley or Ferrari makes every time they sell a new car? I forget the exact numbers, but a few years ago, like four, luxury cars accounted for roughly 30% of sales world-wide, yet represented over 50% of the...

Looks like the new Audi RS 7 is almost ready

2019 Audi A7
The international launch for the all-new Audi A7 took place in South Africa a few months ago. The car garnered rave reviews from nearly all that were present for its performance, styling and incredibly well appointed and luxurious cabin. When a new “A” car...

Audi’s two different engines in one

This is a fascinating subject. We’ve read through the available details and can’t wait to see the real thing in action. In the meantime, the best way to describe the engine would be to picture two cylinders, say smaller ones, positioned beside or across two...

Audi Q8 details and pictures!

Audi Q8
Now, please be open minded about the information that lies herein. It has been gathered by reading a Google translated Portuguese website. So here goes: The Q8 will be mildly shorter and more coupe-like than the Q7. It will be wider by 27mm, for a...

NYIAS 2018: New 2019 Audi RS 5 Sportback was Best in Show in NYC

2019 Audi RS 5 Sportback
What an absolutely beauty. I walked by it a few times on the floor of the Javits Center in New York, and every time I had to pause a second or two just to admire it one more time. When I first saw it,...

More affordable turbo V6 Audi R8 coming our way

Audi R8
Edit: Apparently, there will be no such car... Porsche and Audi jointly designed, built and are currently sharing a twin-turbocharged 2.9-litre V6. To answer your first question, no, Audi will more than likely not drop a normally aspirated V8 in the R8. Emissions and engine...

Geneva Auto Show 2018: We’re almost there with the Audi E-Tron Prototype

Audi E-Tron
Audi will be unveiling a production-ready electric SUV this summer in Brussels. Yes, after months if not years of waiting, we will finally get to see what Audi has in mind when it’s talking about an electric-only sport utility vehicle. In the meantime, we...