Tag Archives: Audi

Along Came A Spyder: The Audi R8 Spyder Review

It is the latest mean machine from the four-ringed Bavarian stable, and is set to excite and exhilarate. The new generation Audi R8 Spyder is the topless or convertible avatar of the second generation of the flagship sports car, which launched last year. The coupe though is the V10 Plus while the Spyder gets the ‘regular’ new V10 – the ... Read More »

Audi RS7 Performance Package Review

Four doors, four seats, weighing close to 2 tonnes, endowed with extremely usable space, quite the looker and of course very, very powerful – this sounds like a recipe for something that’s sure to make you go bananas. Well it is. On the outside, it may look like the normal Audi RS7, but it’s a wolf in wolf’s clothing. Let ... Read More »

Audi India Appoints Rahil Ansari To Replace Joe King As Head Of Operations

Volkswagen group firm Audi has announced a top management change in India with the appointment of Rahil Ansari as head of the operations here with effect from 1st February 2017. Ansari will take over as Head of Audi India from the incumbent Joe King, who will move back to Audi headquarters in Germany. Commenting on the change, Volkswagen Group Sales ... Read More »

Exclusive: Second Generation Audi Q5 2.0 TDI Quattro Ultra Review

The new generation of the Audi Q5 is a comprehensively improved vehicle. Not that the last car had glaring flaws – after all it has been a hit since its 2008 launch. But yes 8 years really called for a new model. And so 1.6 million units later the next generation car is ready to roll. The new Q5 has ... Read More »

Exclusive: Second Generation Audi Q5 2.0 TDI Quattro Ultra Review

The new generation of the Audi Q5 is a comprehensively improved vehicle. Not that the last car had glaring flaws – after all it has been a hit since its 2008 launch. But yes 8 years really called for a new model. And so 1.6 million units later the next generation car is ready to roll. The new Q5 has ... Read More »

Porsche Panamera’s New V8 Engine to Power Audi and Bentley Models

Porsche introduced the second-generation Panamera Turbo earlier this year with the newly developed 4.0-litre V8 engine and the Volkswagen Group car maker will be extending the use of its new V8 motor to other Volkswagen group brands as well including Audi and Bentley. The next generation Audi A8 and Bentley Continental GT will be the models to get the new ... Read More »

First Drive: 2017 Audi A4

The new 5th generation Audi A4 was shown at the 2016 Auto Expo, and is a car that will drive into India in the second half of the year. Its styling is evolutionary at best, although closer examination reveals that not a single part and detail has been carried over from the predecessor. Audi’s mid-size sedan has been entirely redesigned ... Read More »

2016 Geneva Motor Show: Audi Q2 Sub-compact Crossover Revealed

Audi’s Q family of SUVs has just grown further as the German auto giant has officially revealed the new Q2 sub-compact crossover at the ongoing 2016 Geneva Motor Show. As Audi describes it, the baby Q is an urban type vehicle for everyday driving and recreation, uniting a progressive design with a high level of functionality. In effect, the Q2 ... Read More »

Audi Roadmap Leaked; R8 V6 and Q8 Flagship SUV to Arrive in 2018

An image showing Audi’s roadmap for 2017 and 2018 is being circulated on the internet. Judging by the document, 2017 will be an action packed year for the German brand as the company intends on launching as many as 9 models. Despite reports suggesting that the dates mentioned are for the American market, the image was revealed by German publication, ... Read More »

Spied: New Generation Audi R8 Spyder Caught Testing Sans Camouflage

With the coupe version making its debut last year, the new generation Audi R8 Spyder (Convertible) was in the pipeline for a some time now and was spotted on several occasions, albeit completely covered with camouflage. Making things interesting, car spotters in Namibia caught up with the new R8 Spyder while undergoing hot-weather tests with the test mule missing camouflage ... Read More »