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VW: Plug-In Hybrids 'A Long-Term Trend', Steps Up For 2013

VW: Plug-In Hybrids 'A Long-Term Trend', Steps Up For 2013

If 2012 was the year that several companies realised the importance of hybrid and electric vehicles, 2013 will be the year that we see the fruits of their labor. Volkswagen, initially reluctant to dabble in the plug-in market, is set to launch at least two new high-volume plug-in hybrids over the... read more

December 14, 2012 by - 2
2013 Audi A6 TDI

Audi To Launch Four TDI Diesel Models At LA Auto Show

Audi has been promising more diesel models in its U.S. lineup for a while now, and it fulfils that promise at the 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show. Joining the existing Q7 TDI... read more November 20, 2012 by 2

2013 Audi R8 e-tron with 8:09.099 Nürburgring lap time

Audi R8 e-Tron All-Electric Supercar On Hold: Report

One of the earlier all-electric concept cars from a major maker was the Audi R8 e-tron, first unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September 2009. Audi has consistently... read more October 24, 2012 by 7

Audi Crosslane coupe concept

Audi Crosslane Coupe Concept Heralds New Q2 Crossover

Audi is previewing the future of the compact crossover with a Paris Auto Show concept it calls the Crosslane Coupe. The Crosslane Coupe features lightweight construction and... read more September 27, 2012 by 8

Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo Concept live photos, 2012 Paris Auto Show

VW, Audi, Porsche Lay Out Plug-In Hybrid Plans: Paris Auto Show

After a brisk run-through of new models from all of its many brands, Volkswagen Group closed last night's preview event before the Paris Auto Show with a few words on its... read more September 27, 2012 by 17

The digital instrument display from the Audi R8 e-tron

Audi R8 E-Tron's All-Digital Cluster And Console: Looks Like Tesla To Us...

Audi’s R8 e-tron is set to impress attendees of the upcoming Paris Auto Show with its electronics, such as the previously heralded digital rear view mirror. From what... read more September 24, 2012 by 3

Audi's 'Coasting Hybrid' iHEV system

Audi Builds ‘Coasting Hybrid’, Saves Gas With Gravity

Over the past few years, using the term ‘hybrid’ when describing a car makes it appear instantly greener to an increasingly gas-mileage obsessed public. In fact... read more September 24, 2012 by 7

Audi engine with conventional turbocharger and electric compressor

Next Step In Audi's Turbocharging Tech? Electric Assistance

Turbochargers always used to be about performance, but in recent years they've become very popular as a way of improving the efficiency of regular engines. Forced induction... read more September 19, 2012 by 4

Audi A1 e-tron Dual-Mode Hybrid

Audi A1 e-Tron Plug-In Hybrid Lives Once More, Sans Rotary

Remember the Audi A1 e-tron? Audi canned it earlier this year, citing its lack of viability as a production model. Well, it's back, only this time shorn of its unusual Wankel... read more September 19, 2012 by 5

2013 Audi Q5

2013 Audi Q5 Hybrid To Be Pricey 'Performance Hybrid'?

The 2013 Audi Q5 Hybrid crossover has had a long gestation, but reports say it will finally reach the U.S. market this fall. On sale in Europe for a year now, the hybrid Q5... read more July 23, 2012 by 0

2011 Audi Q7 TDI test drive, Catskill Mountains, Nov 2011

2013 Audi Q7 TDI SUV Gets All-New, More Powerful Diesel

Diesel engines make a lot of sense in SUVs, mitigating the gas-guzzling effects of big, heavy bodies, poor aerodynamics and large engines. The Audi Q7 TDI is a good example... read more July 20, 2012 by 1

2013 Audi R8 e-tron with 8:09.099 Nürburgring lap time

Audi R8 e-tron Sets New Production Electric Car Record At Nürburgring

“To us, electric mobility means dynamics and driving pleasure” So explained Audi AG board member for technical development, Michael Dick, after racing driver... read more July 2, 2012 by 1

Fassler, Lotterer, Treluyer celebrate their second straight Le Mans win - Anne Proffit photo

Audi's Hybrid Race Car Wins Famous Le Mans 24-Hour Endurance Race

Audi has taken an historic first victory for a hybrid vehicle at the Le Mans 24-Hour race, held at Circuit de la Sarthe in northern France. On the 80th running of the famous... read more June 19, 2012 by 1

2011 Audi A2 Concept

Reports Of Pruned EV Plans At Audi Off The Mark, Says Exec

Earlier this week a report from the UK’s CAR suggested that Audi had nixed production plans for an electric city car based on its A2 concept. In addition to this, the... read more June 8, 2012 by 1

2009 Audi R8 E-Tron Concept

Audi R8 e-tron Spy Video: All-Electric Supercar On The Road!

Later this year Audi will start selling its first model to bear an “e-tron” badge, the eagerly anticipated R8 e-tron all-electric supercar. A prototype of the car... read more June 7, 2012 by 10

Audi A2 Concept, Frankfurt Motor Show, September 2011

Audi Cans Electric A2 City Car, A1 E-Tron: Report

Audi has demonstrated a vote of little confidence in electric cars by revealing it has canceled plans to produce the all-electric Audi A2, and the range-extended A1 e-tron... read more June 3, 2012 by 22



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