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Audi RS Q3 Concept

Part of Audi‘s equation for growth is its market share in China, where it enjoyed a record breaking sales in just the last quarter alone and is the few foreign label approved by the government for state official usage. To reaffirm its strategy in the Chinese market, … READ MORE

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Audi Buys DUCATI For $1.1 Billion

For a time, it was the worst kept secret in the auto industry, but its finally official today when German luxury car maker Audi and its parent company Volkswagen announced the acquisition of Ducati Motor Holding S.p.A. Founded by Adriano and Marcello Ducati back in 1926, the … READ MORE

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Audi To Buy DUCATI – Official Announcement To Come This Week | Rumor

It will be all smiles for executives at Audi as they present the luxury auto maker’s annual report to shareholders this week. Not only has the Volkswagen division broke a company record of 346,000 vehicles sold in one fiscal quarter during the last 3 months, the Four … READ MORE

Audi to Buy Ducati | Rumor

As recent as last month, it was almost for certain, partly thanks to their recent collaboration and persisting rumors, that Mercedes-Benz‘s performance branch, Mercedes AMG, will be buying superbike maker DUCATI. But that might not be the case anymore as speculation of a second suitor, Volkswagen Group‘s … READ MORE

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Audi R18 e-tron Quattro Diesel Hybrid For 2012 Le Mans 24 Hours

The perfect platform to demonstrate its e-tron hybrid powertrain, German auto maker Audi announced it will be fielding its Audi R18 e-tron Quattro diesel hybrid LMP1 in this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans, auto world’s most prestigious endurance race. Initial plans to create the first ever … READ MORE

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Audi A3 e-tron Electric Vehicle Pilot Program Coming To TED

Audi took the stage at this year’s TED 2012 Conference in Long Beach, California, to announce its first battery-electric Audi A3 e-tron pilot program for the US. The luxury automaker will test the EVs in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Washington D.C. and Denver, where Audi engineers will … READ MORE

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2013 Audi RS 5 Commercial | Video

Audi fans here in the states who have had to look on enviously while the majority of Audi RS models released exclusively to Europe have the imminent release of the 2012 Audi RS 5 Coupe to look forward to. The star athlete of A5 family, the RS5 … READ MORE

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2012 Audi RS4 Avant

Ladies and gentleman, it is my pleasure to introduce you to the new 2012 Audi RS4 Avant, who is set to make its world debut at this March’s Geneva Auto Show in Switzerland. This third-generation RS Avant has a split personality; its 4.2 liter V8 engine produces … READ MORE

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2012 Audi TT RS Plus

Audi has announced more powerful TT RS Plus, coming in both Coupe and Roadster versions, and now featuring a 2.5-liter five-cylinder turbo good for 360 horsepower and 343 lb-ft of torque. Customers will have the option of going with a manual six-speed transmission or the seven-speed S … READ MORE

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2013 Audi A5 and S5

Within the last couple of years, the Audi A6, A7 and A8 have each received a facelift that subtly refined their external styling and upgraded their power plants, drive-trains and technology. Now it’s the A5’s turn. Beginning at the front, the A5 and its sportbacked twin, the S5, now … READ MORE

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Audi A1 Quattro

Rounding out an already perfect year, Audi presents the A1 Quattro, the most powerful edition in its A1 subcompact class. Armed with a 2-liter turbocharged four-cylinder, the same 252 horsepower powerplant found on the Audi S3, the A1 Quattro is capable of dashing across the 62 mph … READ MORE