Category: Audi

System E: Audi to produce Virgin Racing with e-tron FE05

When the ABB FIA System E Championship begins its new season in Riyadh on December 15, there will probably be 4 drivers on the grid with Audi expertise: alongside its personal manufacturing facility group, Audi Sport will even be equipping the British race group Virgin Racing with its newly developed Audi e-tron FE05, together with the powertrain. learn on

Audi makes use of modular answer for virtual-reality coaching

Planning digital coaching programs with nearly no programming information. With the so-called Digital Actuality (VR) Software program Growth Package (SDK), trainers at Audi with IT expertise will design the content material of their coaching programs themselves sooner or later. Till now, this might be achieved solely by programmers and was very time-consuming and complicated. That has all been modified by a newly developed module answer from Audi’s model logistics. Apprentices on the plant in Ingolstadt at the moment are practising the “pick-by-light” methodology for the primary time with VR coaching. learn on

5 Stars: The New Audi A6 within the Euro NCAP

The brand new Audi A6 get prime grades in relation to passive security — within the Euro NCAP (New Automobile Evaluation Programme), one of the vital essential security assessments in Europe, it earned the best score of 5 stars. This makes the enterprise sedan one of many most secure automobiles in its class. learn on

Readers’ Alternative by auto, motor und sport: Audi Takes Prime Place in Connectivity and Inside Design

Audi is the main automotive model with regards to connectivity, and its flagship, the Audi A8, is one of the best related automotive. These are two outcomes of the readers’ selection “Automobile Connectivity Award” carried out by famend specialist journal auto, motor und sport. Audi additionally gained within the “Inside – design model 2018” class of the “Autonis” competitors, an extra readers’ selection award introduced by the journal. The award ceremony shall be held in Stuttgart on September 20, 2018. learn on

Audi celebrates 25-year success story in Hungary

Audi Hungaria is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2018. On the anniversary occasion as we speak, Thursday, Péter Szijjjártó, Hungarian Minister of International Commerce and International Affairs, Zsolt Borkai, Lord Mayor of the Metropolis of Győr, Bram Schot, Interim Chairman of the Board of Administration of AUDI AG, and Achim Heinfling, Managing Director of AUDI HUNGARIA Zrt., paid tribute to their shared successes and Audi’s pioneering position within the Hungarian automotive business. At this occasion, the corporate offered the brand new Audi Q3 to the Hungarian public for the primary time. learn on

New Audi R8 LMX Limited Edition Gets Laser Lights As Standard

Audi has announced the the Audi R8 LMX limited edition model which is the most unique R8 for two strong reasons. The very first reason is that the R8 LMX is the most powerful version of this iconic sports car yet, and I know this is quite exciting. Now, the second reason is that it also happens to the be first production car to equip laser high beam lighting as a standard equipment. Audi plans to make only 99 models of the LMX limited edition and will debut the same in the UK at the upcoming Goodwood Festival of Speed. Interested buyers can get the R8 LMX for £160,025 and upwards, with deliveries expected to begin in autumn. Talking about the specs now, the Audi R8 LMX is based on the V10 plus model and equips the same mid‑mounted, high-revving 10-cylinder engine. The powerful engine puts out 570 PS andRead More

Audi TT Offroad Concept Unveiled At 2014 Beijing Motor Show

Audi has unveiled an all new hybrid concept car at the 2014 Beijing Motor Show. This four door, radical looking concept is called Audi TT Offroad Concept and it is based on, you guessed it, the new generation Audi TT. The TT Offroad Concept is a capable utility vehicle which has a coupe-like styling and features a hybrid powertrain, meaning it would deliver astounding performance without sacrificing fuel efficiency. Powering the plug-in hybrid is a combination of drivetrains: a 2.0 liter TFSI petrol engine and two electric motors. The 2.0 liter TFSI petrol heart produces 292 PS and peak torque of 380 Nm. Paired to the internal combustion engine via a separating clutch is an electric motor that delivers an additional 40 kW and peak torque of 220 Nm. There is a second electric motor as well that is mounted on the rear axle and produces 85 kW and 270Read More

Audi Exclusive RS7 Dynamic Edition Debuts In New York

Audi will debut its latest creation, the Audi exclusive RS7 dynamic edition at the 2014 New York International Auto Show. Unlike other concepts which are only unveiled to show how potent a particular model can be and do not go into mass production, the RS7 dynamic edition will be available as early as this summer. The highlights of the special model include Crimson Red safety belts, Tornado Red brake calipers, DRC suspension, Carbon fiber elements and sport exhaust. The special edition model will be priced at $146,045 (including destination). Powering the RS7 dynamic edition is the same engine that sits under the hood of the standard RS7. The twin turbocharged 4.0 Liter TFSI V8 petrol engine produces a mighty 560 hp which is good enough to catapult the car from 0 to 60 mph in just 3.7 seconds. The engine features cylinder on demand technology which deactivates select cylinders toRead More

2014 Thruxton Easter Revival Early Birds To Get A Ride In Ferrari, Lamborghini, Aston Martin Or Audi

In the late sixties, Thruxton became one of the popular places for racing enthusiasts as F2 race meetings were held on Easter bank holiday. After more than five decades, the Easter meeting returned to Thruxton in 2013 and response was overwhelming. Called Thruxton Easter Revival, the race meeting will be conducted this year as well and is expected to be even bigger. Fans who are planning to buy the tickets for the event would be pleased to know that early ticket purchases could get the buyers a ride in of the six amazing supercars at the race track. People who buy the Easter Revival tickets between now and April 11 will enter a draw, the winners of which will get a 2-lap ride as a passenger around the fastest circuit in Britain – the Hampshire circuit, in one of the six modern-day supercars. There will be 12 lucky winners forRead More

New Audi R18 e-tron Quattro Unveiled For 2014 WEC

Making its first appearance in a rather unusual way, the new R18 e-tron quattro race care by Audi was seen burning the rubber on public roads and not on a race track. All set for the 2014 FIA World Endurance Championship, the new Audi R18 e-tron quattro did its initial kilometers in public traffic and driving it was Tom Kristensen, record holder of the Le Mans 24 hours with 9 victories to date. In the company of photographers and TV cameras, the new Audi LMP1 race car completed a close to 10 km run through city traffic in Western France and the special event was broadcasted live on the internet. The new ten km distance covered city roads and a lap of the Circuit Bugatti. Apart from the special entry that the new race car made, Audi also surprised everybody with a new livery. New for 2014, while the bodyRead More