Audi’s all-new A4 goes on sale in the spring with a starting price of $38,250, including a $950 destination charge. It’s being launched with just one powertrain, in this case a turbocharged 2.0-liter 4-cylinder that delivers 252 horsepower and 273 pound-feet of torque. While it was thought this … read more
We don’t think Audi is making the right decision here. We recently reported that demand for Audi diesels was still high despite the recent Dieselgate scandal. Audi listened to its customers and will continue to bring diesel-powered cars to the US. However, there is a slight catch. The new A4 diesel … read more
Audi has scrapped its plans to bring a diesel-powered A4 sedan to the U.S.
Speaking to Automotive News, Audi of America president Scott Keogh confirmed the Audi A4 TDI will no longer be heading to the U.S. The decision wasn’t made because of the ongoing Volkswagen dieselgate scandal, but rather due … read more
Audi of America has decided to scrap the optional 2-litre diesel engine for the redesigned 2017 A4 sedan. Gee, we wonder why… Volkswagen’s subsidiaries are suffering the aftermath of the German company’s freak-diesel scandal, although Audi of America President Scott Keogh told Autonews that the … read more
Audi has reversed its decision to sell the 2017 A4 with a turbodiesel TDI engine in the United States.
The A4 couldn’t have launched with a 2.0-liter TDI because the engine still hasn’t been approved for sale by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), but Audi claims the decision to kill the TDI … read more
SAN DIEGO — Audi of America has scrapped plans to launch the redesigned 2017 A4 sedan with an optional 2.0-liter diesel engine, its top U.S. executive says.
The decision, made in the last six months, reflects lower demand for diesel-engine variants of Audi sedans relative to crossovers, Audi of America … read more
If Audi‘s Prologue concept truly is a map of things to come, then we could be in for a styling treat with next year’s all-new A6 sedan and Avant. We already know that they’ve put elements from the next-gen A6, A7 and A8 into the Prologue (which obviously works both ways), as design chief Marc Lichte … read more
Don’t let the image of a heavy diesel-powered plug-in hybrid SUV fool you. The Audi Q7 E-Tron will be a quick thing when it goes on sale in Europe this summer. And the SUV will be able to be recharged at a pretty good clip as well, says Automotive News Europe.
A full charge of the Q7 E-Tron can provide … read more
The next generation Audi A8, due to hit showrooms in 2017, with mild hybrid technology, Audi has confirmed. Audi’s new technical development boss Stefan Knirsch told Auto Express that the new car will also feature a 48v electrical system, similar to the one debuted on the new Audi SQ7. And like the … read more
Audi has confirmed that it will launch its first all-electric vehicle in 2018. “Our first fully-electric large-series car will go into production in the year after next”, said Audi CEO Rupert Stadler. The new model will be built in a new plant in Brussels, which will also be the site for production … read more