Tag "Audi"

Audi RS1: Sweet dream

We are big fans of Audi’s mighty little S1. Its barrel-chested personality, wrapped in the A1’s capsule-sized body, is a concept that breaks the mould for its class and stands out as a unique performance vehicle. But we do find

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2017 Audi S3 facelift revealed

The facelifted Audi S3 will introduce a ‘virtual cockpit’ inside and add an extra 20Nm of torque under its bonnet. First introduced locally in 2013, the 2.0-litre turbocharged four-cylinder S3 Sportback, sedan and cabriolet trio now produce 228kW of power,

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Audi S1 long-term update 1

I have a problem with the Audi S1 and it’s not even the car’s fault. I’ve driven the car on a number of occasions and have always come away impressed, but for one particular (and, arguably, peculiar) reason I haven’t

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New York Motor Show | Audi R8 Spyder revealed

It is all about the air-to-weight compromise with the second-generation Audi R8 Spyder unveiled at this week’s New York Motor Show. As with most cloth-topped versions of coupe siblings, there is a need to balance mass-adding rigidity required for lopping

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Audi A1 Sportback 1.8 TFSI

They want the best gear, but have less of an idea. These are the kind of folks that, when shopping for a shrunken sport hatch, would shoot straight for Audi’s updated A1 1.8 TFSI Sportback. Like a weight-lifting dwarf in

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Audi R8 could adopt twin-turbo V6 engine

The rumour mill is cranking out a forced induction tune with growing reports the second-generation Audi R8 will adopt a turbocharged engine for the first time. US magazine Car & Driver cites “reliable sources” indicating that a 3.0-litre twin-turbocharged V6

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New Audi R8 Spyder spied uncovered

You’ll no longer need your imagination to picture Audi’s R8 without a roof or camouflage. Thanks to an aloof handler occupied with his smartphone, Audi’s upcoming R8 Spyder has been spotted completely undisguised by automobilemag.com’s spy photographers, revealing the supercar’s second

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Audi SQ7 revealed

Remember the 1000Nm Q7 V12 that tugged a Boeing 747 along for an advertising commercial? This 900Nm Audi SQ7 is its spiritual replacement – with an electric twist. In addition to utilising a 4.0-litre twin-turbo-diesel V8 engine, the new SQ7

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Audi A7 h-tron

Hydrogen power technology, and its green motoring prospects, have fallen by the wayside of late in the wake of lithium ion’s growing ‘alt-power’ prominence. But fuel-cell tech is far from dead. A case in point is the A7 h-tron, Audi’s

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GENEVA MOTOR SHOW: Audi S4 Avant revealed

Audi’s next RS4 is going to be a right animal if its newly-unveiled baby brother S4 Avant is any indication. With a 3.0-litre single-turbo V6 producing 260kW, and 500Nm from 1400-4500rpm, the new S4 Avant bolts to 100km/h in a

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