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2011 Audi A8

2011 Audi A8

2011 Audi A8

The good: The 2011 Audi A8’s direct-injection V-8 gives it plenty of power, and its eight-speed transmission gets it good highway fuel economy. Active suspension, all-wheel-drive, and dynamic steering make it handle exceedingly well. The navigation system incorporates beautifully detailed 3D maps and next year will integrate with Google maps. The audio system delivers clean sound Read more…

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2011 Audi R8 GT – Car News

2011 Audi R8 GT - Car News

2011 Audi R8 GT - Car News

The Audi R8 solidified its supercar status when it received a version of the 5.2-liter V-10 from the Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4. While the R8’s V-10 is nearly identical, it is slightly less powerful, and it seemed reasonable that corporate politics might prevent the R8 from ever matching the horsepower figure of the Lambo. Now that this limited-edition R8 GT is granted the same 552-hp output as the little Lambo, Read more…

2011 Audi S7 Spied Testing In Europe

2011 Audi S7 Spied Testing In Europe

2011 Audi S7 Spied Testing In Europe

Less than two months on from the unveiling of trhe 2011 Audi A7 Sportback in Germany, Audi’s upcoming S7 has been spied testing in Europe this week.

Completely undisguised and missing only the ‘S7’ badge from its grille, this test car’s true identity is nonetheless unmistakable thanks to that S-styled front bumper and quad-exhausts up back. Read more…

2011 Audi R8 Spyder 5.2 FSI Launched In Australia

2011 Audi R8 Spyder 5.2 FSI Launched In Australia

2011 Audi R8 Spyder 5.2 FSI Launched In Australia

Following its international unveiling around this time last year, Audi Australia has today announced availability of the 2011 Audi R8 Spyder 5.2 FSI.

The Spyder features a number of aesthetic and functional design changes in its leap from hardtop to softtop – the absence of the R8’s Read more…

2011 Audi TT RS Gets Seven-Speed S Tronic Auto, Australian Debut Unclear

2011 Audi TT RS Gets Seven-Speed S Tronic Auto, Australian Debut Unclear

2011 Audi TT RS Gets Seven-Speed S Tronic Auto, Australian Debut Unclear

Following its international reveal in February last year, the hi-po Audi TT RS has at last been blessed with the company’s seven-speed dual-clutch S tronic automatic transmission.

The TT RS has been available in Australia since last December, Read more…

2011 Audi R8 GT – First Drive Review

2011 Audi R8 GT - First Drive Review

2011 Audi R8 GT - First Drive Review

We’re not quite sure the world needs an even faster, lighter, and more powerful Audi R8, but Stephan Reil, head of development at Quattro GmbH, the company’s performance division, thinks it does. “More and more customers are demanding high-performance sports cars suitable for track days and club competition events,” he explains. “Also, we Read more…

Edmunds.com 2011 Audi Q7 Overview

Edmunds.com 2011 Audi Q7 Overview

Edmunds.com 2011 Audi Q7 Overview

Introduction:
The 2011 Audi Q7 is in the unenviable position of being big on the outside but small on the inside. This full-size SUV weighs 5,500 pounds and measures 16.7 feet long, making it roughly the same size as a Cadillac Escalade or Mercedes-Benz GL-Class. Despite this, the Q7 has a cramped third-row seat that struggles to accommodate full-size Read more…