Tag: Audi UK Auto

Audi PB18 e-tron idea premieres at Pebble Seaside

Audi has launched the all-electric Audi PB18 e-tron idea automotive at Pebble Seaside Automotive Week in California. The Audi PB18 e-tron follows the standard structure of a mid-engine sports activities automotive with a cab that’s positioned far ahead. The automotive’s centre of gravity is positioned behind the seats and in entrance of the rear axle – which advantages the driving dynamics. A mixture of aluminium, carbon and multi-material composites ensures the physique of the Audi PB18 e- tron has a low weight, additionally helped by the  comparatively gentle solid-state battery. Audi claims a complete weight of lower than 1,550 kg. The PB18 e-tron is four.53 metres lengthy, 2 metres broad and 1.15 metres tall. The wheelbase is 2.70 metres and the overhangs are compact. Considered from the facet, the attention is drawn to the gently sloping roof line which is pulled far to the again and options huge C-pillars. Along....




Audi e-tron exhibits off recuperative energy at Pikes Peak

The Audi e-tron prototype combines huge energy and excessive effectivity. With a system output of as much as 300 kW, the full-size SUV with a completely electrical drive accelerates from Zero-62mph in lower than six seconds. Within the WLTP check cycle, it covers greater than 248 miles on one battery cost. One vital issue for the lengthy vary is its extremely progressive recuperation idea. On the well-known  31-kilometre (19- mile) downhill drive at Pikes Peak within the Rocky Mountains, the electrical SUV feeds a lot vitality again to the battery that it might probably cowl roughly the identical distance once more. The distinction in altitude of about 1,900 metres (6,233.6 ft) offers the required circumstances for this. The Audi e-tron prototype recuperates vitality with as much as 300 Nm of torque (221.three lb-ft) and 220 kW of electrical energy – greater than 70 % of its working vitality enter. No....


Audi and Ericsson to pioneer 5G for automotive manufacturing

Audi and Ericsson are asserting plans to pioneer the usage of 5G know-how for automotive manufacturing. At Audi’s headquarters in Ingolstadt, Germany, the 2 corporations agreed on a spread of actions exploring the potential of 5G as a future-proof communication know-how that may meet the excessive calls for of automotive manufacturing. Specialists from each corporations will run discipline exams in a technical centre on the “Audi Manufacturing Lab” in Gaimersheim, Germany. Frank Loydl, Chief Info Officer at AUDI AG, says: “The absolutely networked manufacturing facility may have a major influence on the manufacturing of the long run. A robust community structure that may reply in actual time is of decisive significance for us. As a part of the mission with our associate Ericsson, we’re testing the alternatives provided by 5G know-how for industrial purposes within the sensible manufacturing facility.” Along with the Ingolstadt plant, Audi and Ericsson are exploring whether....




Prince Harry’s Audi RS6 for Sale on Auto Dealer

Prince Harry’s Audi RS6 Avant is on the market on Auto Dealer for £71,900. The storming property with 605PS of energy from its twin-turbo V8 engine was utilized by Harry to move Meghan Markle to Pippa Middleton’s marriage ceremony reception in Bucklebury in Could final 12 months. With slightly below four,500 miles on the clock, it’s clearly seen just a few different adventures, however the wonderful situation is a testomony to 1 earlier royal proprietor . The Audi RS6 four.zero Avant Tiptronic Quattro 5dr is the sportiest in its vary and has been filled with £11,330 of  extras equivalent to a panoramic sunroof and privateness glass. Heated entrance and rear seats are included within the spec as is the sports activities exhaust. Erin Baker, Auto Dealer’s Editorial Director, commented: “This can be a smashing automobile completely suited to any aspiring Royal. The Audi RS6 Avant is likely one of the....


Audi to launch PB18 e-tron electrical supercar idea at Pebble Seaside

Audi will reveal a world first in the course of the 2018 Pebble Seaside Automobile Week in California – a supercar idea automotive with electrical drive. Pebble Seaside Automobile Week, held each August in and across the Californian coastal metropolis of Monterey, has lengthy been thought of the world’s most vital discussion board for lovers of beautiful vehicles. Curiosity is just not restricted right here to classic automobiles however as an alternative contains modern design examine idea automobiles and visionary know-how. The abbreviated identify for the Audi premiere – Audi PB18 e-tron – refers back to the Pebble Seaside venue and the yr of the debut. It additionally recollects the LeMans-series winner Audi R18 e-tron, whose know-how impressed the options for varied particulars. The styling of the Audi PB 18 e-tronwas developed on the new Malibu Design Loft. The Audi PB18 e-tron shall be unveiled at 5 p.m. on August 23, 2018, on the Laguna Seca....




ABT Aerowheel Now Out there for Audi RS4 and RS5 homeowners

First seen on the Geneva Motor Present earlier this yr, Audi tuner ABT has introduced restricted run of its unique ABT Aerowheel shall be obtainable in 21 inch Racing Gold. After the particular version ABT RS4-R bought out and with solely restricted inventory of the ABT RS5-R coupés remaining, the Bavarian tuner has launched these wheels for different Audi RS four and RS 5 drivers . The overall value for a set of 4 is 11,690 euros. Aside type the distinctive gold end, seen carbon rims are the principle distinction between the ABT Aerowheel and the ABT SPORT GR alloy wheel, on which it’s based mostly. The historical past of the brand new alloy wheel is simply as unique. Initially the rim was solely an idea examine, which acquired extra backing by the particular venture ABT RS6+ Phoenix by Jon Olsson. With Olsson’s enter, the aerowheels for his ABT RS6+ “Phoenix”....


Audi Upsizes Q3 SUV for 2018

Sharper strains and a wealth of subtle know-how carry the perennially standard Audi compact SUV proper on top of things The correct quantity of house for a demanding household, the correct quantity of SUV street presence with out feeling overbearing on tighter city streets and the proper mixture of tolerating high quality, practicality and effectivity – the Audi Q3 has struck the proper steadiness all through its best-selling seven-year lifespan, and its all-new successor maintains that very same equilibrium whereas taking over board completely up to date Audi design, know-how and connectivity. A completely digital cabin incorporating the Audi Digital Cockpit and a big MMI contact show makes its debut, as do quite a few infotainment options connecting the compact SUV with its surroundings and all kinds of driver aids providing assist when parking, on the town and on lengthy journeys. Sharper creases and sleeker strains lend the newest Audi....




Unitronic Launches Stage three Twin Pulley Improve Equipment for Audi three.zero TFSI Engines

Unitronic has launched of its Stage three Crank Pulley Improve Equipment for Audi three.0TFSI* engines. That includes a rise to 493 HP/441 lb-ft of torque. Unitronic’s Stage three Crank Pulley Improve Equipment contains its 187 mm Crank Pulley, 7PK1300 Belt, and its Stage three Twin Pulley Efficiency Software program calibration. This may be bought as an Improve Equipment for customers who have already got Unitronic’s Stage 2+ Supercharger Drive Pulley Equipment or as a whole equipment with the Supercharger Drive Pulley. Unitronic’s Stage three Twin Pulley Efficiency Software program calibration is engineered particularly to be used with each its Supercharger Drive and Crank Pulleys to make sure most efficiency is achieved whereas sustaining full OEM-like reliability and drivability. Unitronic recommends combining its Stage three Twin Pulley Improve with an efficient Supercharger Cooling System/Warmth Exchanger Improve to make sure most efficiency. Unitronic noticed as much as a 30 hp variance in engine output primarily....


Audi Launches New RS5 Sportback in North America

Audi Sport has chosen the New York Worldwide Auto Present to launch its new RS 5 Sportback for the US and Canadian market. That is the primary time the RS5 has been out there as a 5-door hatchback saloon, combining excellent efficiency with even larger practicality. The automobile is predicted to be launched within the UK and Europe later this 12 months, however Audi has but to verify any particulars for these markets. “The Audi RS 5 Sportback is extra than simply a global commerce honest novelty – it affords one thing new to our clients. Our progressive interpretation of a five-door high-performance coupé has neither predecessor fashions, nor a direct competitor,” explains Michael-Julius Renz, Managing Director of Audi Sport GmbH. “The brand new Audi RS 5 Sportback will carry the RS genes out onto the highway.” On the entrance, the Audi RS 5 Sportback includes a huge, flat single-frame....




Audi UK Taking Deposits for e-tron Electrical SUV

If you wish to be one of many first UK drivers to personal the all-new Audi e-tron electrical SUV, now you can place a £1,000 deposit on-line or by way of your native Audi UK supplier. 250 e-tron prototypes are at present being examined over 23 million miles globally and the primary buyer vehicles due later this 12 months. The £1,000 deposit in direction of the primary ever collection manufacturing full EV from Audi might be positioned on-line at audi.co.uk, the place it may be accepted by way of the Audi Retailer space throughout the web site (https://beta.audi.co.uk/e-tron.html), or it may be taken by any of the 116 Audi Centres throughout the nation. Depositors will probably be enrolled in a Precedence Order Members Membership which is able to entitle them to be the primary to order the collection manufacturing mannequin. They may even profit from common updates on the automobile’s journey....