Tag "Audi"

Audi RS3 Australian pricing revealed

Audi has announced today that its forthcoming RS3 hyper-hatch will cost from $78,900. That’s $3100 more than its closest rival, the current Mercedes-Benz A45 AMG, though pricing has not been confirmed for the updated A45, due late-2015/early-2016. Until AMG’s pocket

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Audi S8 plus does 3.8sec 0-100

Sit back, stretch out and power onto an autobahn faster than any other limousine – that seems to be the brief for the new Audi S8 plus. ‘Plus’ is an apt addition, because an extra 63kW of power and up

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Audi TT Roadster

Convertibles can be like a Hollywood sequel. They cost more to make, they lose the plot in terms of structure and too often rely on flash visuals rather than an engaging experience. But the new third-gen Audi TT Roadster is

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Audi RS3

So what’s the big deal about RS 3 Sportback? Well, 4.3 seconds for the 0-100km/h sprint for a start. In hot hatch terms, that’s 0.3 quicker than the Mercedes-AMG A45 generally considered to be the current torch-bearer. And equally swifter

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VIDEO: Audi S1 rallycross

Rallycross is taking the motor sport world by storm. It’s short, action-packed races are perfect for the fleeting attention spans of today’s youth, and cars themselves look insane, with massive bodywork bulges and wild aero kits. That’s because they are

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PCOTY 8th – Audi S7

The Audi RS7’s PCOTY story is a tale of two halves. On the road loops, no car was in more demand, the combination of that beautifully opulent interior (with one of the best stereos you’ll ever hear), cushioning ride and

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VIDEO: Jaguar XJR vs. Audi S8

Jaguar’s XJR and Audi’s S8 have both recently landed in Australia, and both offer a very different take on the super limo theme. The Jaguar offers a 5.0-litre supercharged V8 with 404kW/680Nm, fed to the rear wheels through an eight-speed

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Audi S3 vs BMW M135i vs Mercedes A45 AMG: Comparison

It felt like yesterday: same roads, same routes, same silly speed. We used to be driving ourselves dizzy here in trick Mitsubishi Lancer Evos and Subaru Imprezas on steroids, relatively affordable fast cars that loomed large inside our heads and

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Audi SQ5: Review

Why have carmakers by and large been so gun shy about creating high-performance versions of small- to medium-sized SUVs? You can buy anything from stove hot mini hatches to hi-po utes, limos and obscurities like behemoth family-truckster-coupes like BMW’s X6M,

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Driven: Audi A7 Sportback

If Audi’s new A7 Sportback is a sign of things to come from Ingolstadt, then there’s reason for optimism. The steering is fast and accurate, and offers the best feel of any Audi set-up this side of a TT RS.

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