New ABT AS8 Based on Audi A8 Revealed at 2010 Geneva Motor Show

4 03 2010

ABT Sportsline tuner has unveiled a modified 2011 Audi A8 at the Geneva Motor Show. Project called as AS8 and features a new front spoiler, aggressive face skirts, a revised rear apron, and classy 20-creep wheels (21-inchers are also available).

What’s about performance, Abt tweaked the 4.2-liter TDI engine to products 385 PS (283 kW / 380 hp) and 880 Nm (649 lb-ft) of torque. This represents a modest fuel of 35 PS (26 kW) and 80 Nm (59 lb-ft), compared to the customary car.

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New 2011 Audi RS5 Coupe Officially Revealed (details and photos)

1 03 2010

German automaker has officially revealed the new Audi RS5 Coupe which should become the main rival BMW M3 Coupe. Developed by Audi’s quattro GmbH division, the RS5 Coupe makes use of a revised version of the 4.2-liter V8 engine found in the previous RS4. The new RS5 will go on sale in Europe this Spring with a base price of around €77,700.

Power comes from a 4.2-liter V8 that produces 331 kW (444 hp / 450 PS) and 430 Nm (317 lb-ft) of torque. It is coupled to a seven-rate S tronic transmission which allows the 1,725 kilogram (3,803 beat) sedan to accelerate from 0-100 km/h in 4.6 seconds, before topping out at an electronically limited 250 km/h (155 mph). If that isn’t swiftly enough, Audi can delete the alacrity limiter to enable the car to hit 280 km/h (174 mph). Despite this immense performance, the RS5 only consumes 10.8 liters of gasoline per 100 km (21.78 US mpg).

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Second Audi e-Tron Concept Appeared in Detroit (photos)

15 01 2010

The new version of the Audi e-Tron concept, that first exposed at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show, has appeared in Detroit. When looking at the Frankfurt e-Tron a R8 directly comes to care. The Detroit e-Tron is actually 27 cm (10.63 inches) shorter in piece and 12 cm (4.72 inches) narrower and only 1 cm (0.39 shuffle) shorter in height. It has a sickening stress of around 1,350 kg (2976.24 lbs), which is 250 kg (551.16 lbs) excluding than the Frankfurt e-Tron.

Two electric motors drive the front and rear axles. Together they make 150kW (204hp) and 2,650 Nm (1954.54 lb-ft) of torque which can be liberally pied between the wheels as necessary. The car is said to accelerate from 0 – 100km/h in 5.9 seconds and is imperfect to 200km/h (124mph).

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New 2011 Audi A1 Leaked: First Photo of Production Model?!

19 12 2009

The first photos of the new 2011 Audi A1 has posted on Facebook page. On this photo Justin Timberlake walking in front of the production side of the Audi A1 supermini.

And if you’re wondering what’s the connection between Timberlake and the German automaker’s answer for BMW’s MINI, Audi announced on Wednesday that it has struck a trade with the pop soloist to play the principal role in an Audi A1 Internet promotion that will be launched in the bounce of 2010.

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New Audi R8 e-Tron Concept Officially Revealed: Four Electric Motors with 4,500Nm of Torque (photos + video)

16 09 2009

The new Audi R8 e-Tron Concept has officially revealed at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show. Audi’s super concept powered by four electric motors, two each at the front and rear axles driving all four wheels, that produce a combined output of 230kW or 313HP along with a maximum, yes you are not mistaken, 4,500 Nm (3,319 lb-ft) of torque!! It’s a fantastic result of engineering.

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The new E-Tron accelerates from 0 – 100km/h time of 4.8 seconds, a top pace of 200km/h and a breadth of about 248km on plump lithium-ion vigor. Recharging the 213kg battery push at the back to detailed post requires six to eight hours on a common 220V conduit while a 400V close will do the job in about two and the half hours.

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New Audi R8 Spider Leaked ahead of Frankfurt Motor Show

11 09 2009

The first photos of the new Audi R8 Spider leaked into the web ahead of Frankfurt Motor Show. At these pictures we can see a black survey roof whose mechanisms hid the mid-rear mounted engine. The front ended has the strong fencing with surrounding LED daytime running light while the rear features LED rear lights, two oval tailpipes that are visible from the sides and a huge diffuser.

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Audi plans to launch the R8 Spider with only the 5.2-litre V10 engine as its symphony of thrust. It produces 386kW (525hp) and ultimate torque of 530Nm. The transmission options are the six-speed manual and the R-Tronic sequential shifter. Power joint along the two axles through the quattro AWD order which, if the same as the vehicle’s, can assigning up to 85% of torque to the rear wheels.
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New Audi A5 Sportback Revealed: Official Photos and Details [+video]

16 07 2009

Nowadays a new photo of the new A5 Sportback has leaked and fully revealing the five-door coupe’s profile. Early the first official teaser shots of the new Audi A5 Sportback has revealed along with initial information that includes details on the entry prices and the engine range.

Audi A5 Sportback official photo | AutoWorld

Designing to be as “emotional and elegant as a vehicle, as comfortable as a sedan, and as handy as an Avant,” the A5 Sportback is essentially a five-door sedan. Although the teaser tape only shows a performer stretching the A5 Sportback’s intention, Audi states that the new shape skin a large rear engrave, a willowy tapering roofline which is 36 mm (1.4″) inferior to the A4 Sedan‘s, and four frameless doors with “dynamic skylight styling.”

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Tuning: AVUS Performance presents Audi A5 Coupe Matte Black with 275HP (details + photos)

4 05 2009

German tuning group Avus Performance a new work – Audi A5 called simply the A5 Coupe Matte Black. In addition to the powerful 275 hp V6 TDI under the hood, the main focuses are handling and appearance modifications.

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The cool A5‘s looks were achieved by wrapping the all car with matt black foil and painting some details in a black finish. Central to the improved handling is a new set of KW twist-overs to give the car abundant adjustable compression and rebound boon a worse, stiffer set of springs. Balancing the car on new 21in alloys, also done in dull black, gives the car an aggressive, low look to contest its secrecy wrapper. LEADING tail lights give a smart red glow to offset the darkness.

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All-new Audi Q3 SUV Officially Coming in 2011 (details and photos)

24 04 2009

Audi has begun to preparing the new Q3 compact SUV for the year 2011. The German automaker went around the world survey for the ultimate locate to produce the Q3 and will be manufactured at the Spanish firm’s Martorell factory outside Barcelona. The US was considered as a possible additional manufacturing site for the vehicle but subsequently a verdict on that was put on ice while Audi takes cognisance of untaken economic conditions.

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The 2011 Q3 will be the nominal SUV in the Audi durable and it will connect the existing big Q7 which is assembled in Slovakia and the mid-sized Q5 which is manufactured in Ingolstadt, Germany. Audi says the Q3 will be a coupe-like five-door vehicle with the ground clearance and turn size normal of a SUV. It is Audi’s comeback to the upcoming BMW X1.

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New Audi TT-RS leaked (details + photos)

23 02 2009

Audi has revealed the new TT RS Coupe and Roadster models, which will be officially debut at the Geneva Motor Show next month. Cars have equipped with a new turbocharged 5-cylinder engine with point-infusion and a space of 2.5-liters.

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As a result, the effect is an output of 340-horspower and a greatest torque personage of 450 Nm or 331.9-lbs/ft. The sportiest TT ever uses Audi’s quattro all-wheel drive system with ability being transferred through a six-hurry manual gearbox. In language of performance, Audi says that the TT RS will accelerate from zilch to 100 km/h (62 mph) in under 5,0 seconds with its top speed being electronically narrow to 250 km/h or 155 mph.

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New 2010 Audi A4 Allroad quattro Officially Revealed (details and photos)

17 02 2009

Audi has revealed the all-new A4 Allroad quattro with new features such as Audi’s drive select intelligent handling technology, a dual-clutch S tronic transmission, and a new communication and assistance systems. The new A4 Allroad will made its world debut at the 2009 Geneva Motor Show in next month and goes on sale in the middle of the year priced at €37,100.

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The strategy of the A4 Allroad recalls the A4 Avant but picks up wider fenders, a taller bother height, bumpers with a more strong look, new air intake housings and front fog light. A song-structure furnace fence bears vertical chrome strips, and more chrome is used to highlight the corral of the fog light. Optional xenon headlights also present LED daytime operation lights, while stainless steel “underbody” guards are used at both the front and rear of the car.

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Audi Sportback Concept officially revealed (details, photos and video)

14 01 2009

Audi unveils Sportback Concept as foreshadow the production form of the A7 sports vehicle that’s expected to make its arrival in tardy 2010 or early 2011. The large, five-door sport tavern with its auto-like silhouette is somewhat better than the A6 measuring at 4.95 m long (16.24 ft), 1.93 m expansive (6.33 ft) but only 1.40 m high (4.59 ft).

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Sportback’s exterior conceived is outright sexy with its low-slung, auto-like roofline and the Lamborghini Estoque-inspired buttocks – while Audi unimaginatively tries to convince us that the tail of the show car is “evidently related to the A5 Coupe.” Inside, the Sportback gets a four-seat landscape and a varied pinpoint console that stretches from the dash to the back. Passengers will be content to know that the Sportback’s crate has a capacity for 500 liters (17.66 cubic feet).

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New Audi R8 V10 Leaked: First Official Photos

8 12 2008

Audi show first official photo of the new R8 V10, which will be made it debut at the Detroit Motor Show next month. The R8 V10 will come with a 5.2 liter V10 engine producing 528 hp.

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Unique to the R8 V10 are the LED headlights for the foremost and dipped beams, a first, and daytime operation light. A new rear diffuser creating more down force is also singular to this brand and twin oval tailpipes tag the rear of the V10, as opposed to the patio chrome exhaust of the V8 account.

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