Category: Audi

Audi’s Forthcoming Q7 E Tron 3.0 TDI Quattro

Audi’s new Q7 e-tron will be on sale in Europe by Spring 2016 and is presented as the world’s first plug-in hybrid model, with a six-cylinder turbo diesel-injected engine and four-wheel quattro drive. Power and Performance The electric motor produces 94 kW of power and 258 lb ft of torque. Meanwhile, the 3.0 TDI V6 diesel engine, delivers 258 hp…

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US Action Will Push VW Towards Plug-In Sales

Volkswagen is in big trouble after apparently being caught cheating their emissions tests. Half a million VW Group cars are involved, including previous generation Golfs and Passats, and the current generation Audi A3. The cars under scrutiny are accused of having a sensor and controlling software to detect whether the car is under conditions that are calculated to be smog…

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Audi Plans Hybrid Q5 and Q7

Audi’s expanding SUV family will see plug-in hybrid versions of both the Q5 and Q7. Both cars will share the same power train, which may even be diesel-powered. Whilst the Q7 is expected to offer a claimed 166mpg, the lighter Q5 should go even better, whilst offering a claimed electric only range of at least 30 miles.  

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Audi A3 E-Tron – Test Drive

I had tested, and very much liked, the A3 Sportback Diesel a year ago. My situation changed slightly, making a car purchase less important, but this was one of my favourites. Now I am back in the market I thought I would visit the E-Tron. This is a very nice car. It is comfortable, rides well and is nippy enough….

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