Audi A3 Sportback e-tron

Audi A3 Sportback E-Tron Now On Sale Throughout Europe

German carmakers seem to be preparing an offensive in plug-in hybrid segment these days. Audi just introduced its first plug-in model, Audi A3 Sportback E-Tron, which now is available to order for customers in Europe through 410 dealers. Wayne Griffiths, Head of Sales Germany at AUDI AG stated: “For Audi,…

3 hours ago by Mark Kane 2

Audi Crosslane Coupe Features A 17 kWh Lithium Battery

Audi Boss: Tesla Owners Want A Plug-In Hybrid Audi Q7

Audi is reluctant to introduce all-electric cars, however a series of plug-in hybrid Audis are in the works. According to Rupert Stadler, Audi Chairman of the Board of Management, PHEVs are what customers really wants to buy, even those who have a Tesla. “We have tested the technology, but we…

2 days ago by Mark Kane 80

Audi A8

Audi A8 E-Tron To Get Diesel Plug-In Hybrid Tech

According to Auto Express, Audi will unveil its first 3.0-liter V6 diesel PHEV powertrain in the Audi A8 E-tron. After it debuts in the A8, Audi will reportedly roll this powertrain out across a range of its larger model, including in the Audi A6 e-tron and Audi Q7 SUV. Per…

3 days ago by Eric Loveday 5

Audi A3 e-tron

Oft Delayed Audi A3 e-tron Pushed Back Again

Audi has released official pricing for the Audi A3 e-tron Sportback in Germany: €37,900 (or ~$51,525 USD). However, in announcing pricing, Audi slipped in a mention of its launch schedule for the A3 e-tron in Germany and Central Europe.  That mention, Winter 2014, represents a massive delay. According to previous…

2 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 20

Audi TT Offroad

Audi TT Offroad Concept Plug-In Hybrid Revealed in China

Audi continues its tradition of revealing plug-in hybrid concepts at the various auto show around the globe. This latest one, called the Audi TT Offroad concept, was revealed last month at the 2014 Beijing Auto Show. Audi has shown several TT-ish plug-in concepts, but this latest one combines the sportiness…

3 months ago by Eric Loveday 1

2012 Image Of Audi A6 e-tron

Audi A6 e-Tron Confirmed For Production

Audi has officially confirmed that its A6 e-tron is headed for production. Later this month, Audi will unveil the production version of the A6 e-tron at the 2014 Beijing Auto Show. Why reveal it in Beijing?  Well, as of right now, Audi only intends to sell the A6 e-tron in…

4 months ago by Eric Loveday 4

2015 Audi A3 a Top Safety Pick +

2015 Audi A3 Gets IIHS Top Safety Pick + (w/video)

“The 2015 Audi A3, a midsize luxury car, earns the IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+ award, thanks to good performance in five crashworthiness tests and an advanced rating for front crash prevention.” Says the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. For Model Year 2015, the Audi A3 is completely redesigned.  The A3…

4 months ago by Eric Loveday 7