Archive for the ‘Concepts’ Category

Audi prototype for Le Mans is ready

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

Audi R18 e-tron quattroAudi company published the first picture of the modernized sports prototype R18 e-tron quattro, which is prepared according to the new technical regulations for participation in the Championship endurance (WEC) in 2014 tests unveiled earlier this week, the American track “Sebring”. Appearance prototype differs from its predecessor that 2 times won the championship endurance. New are the main lights that already have LEDs, changed the shape of the nose, but also provides a new aerodynamic body elements. Since Audi has not yet disclosed the technical characteristics of the car, but acknowledged that the company’s engineers is focused on fuel economy. Already know that next year the cars class LMP1, to which it belongs and R18 e-tron quattro, will be a larger engine size – from 3.7 liters now he will grow to 5.0 liters. According to the new regulation of the championship already banned VGT who placed the cars in this year’s championship. Power pressure supplied from the turbines is limited to 4 bars, and vehicle design have appeared special sensors that will monitor compliance with the capping of fuel.
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Audi Sport Quattro Concept

Thursday, September 5th, 2013

Audi Sport Quattro ConceptThe legend Audi Quattro rebirth and based on the concept of RS7, which supposedly would go into production. The model is called Audi Sport Quattro Concept, and really is one of the most impressive and beautiful cars, which were designed ever. The design of the car is impressive, as there are large openings under the headlights and the central transverse groove of the cover has gone into longitudinal in the left. The exhausts are larger and the wheels size are 21 inches with ceramic brakes. The car is driven by 4.0-liter twin turbo V8 TFSI, generating 560 hp and 700 Nm. Between the engine and the 8-speed tiptronic transmission is placed 150 hp (400 Nm) electric motor drawing power from a lithium-ion battery with a capacity of 14.1 kWh. In spite of that the car has pretty low weight – only 1850 kg due to the lightweight aluminum alloy and carbon polymers in the body of the car.
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Audi Quattro with second premiere

Wednesday, August 14th, 2013

Audi QuattroAudi confirmed the information that will present an updated version of Quattro concept at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The company recall that the first prototype was released in 2010 and was built on anti RS5, and the new machine will use a shortened version of the architecture of the RS7, writes German publication Auto Motor und Sport.
The concept, which aims to revive the legendary model from the 80s, will use 4.0-liter V8 engine with over 600 hp, which will be combined with an electric motor. The company says that the total power of the hybrid system reaches 800 hp 1000 Nm, and that are sufficient for achievement of acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h in 3.4 seconds, and for the development of a 300 km/h maximum speed. Naturally, the drive concept will justify its name and will have a dual drive, limited slip differential, adaptive sports suspension and ceramic brakes.
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Audi V4 minivan

Friday, August 2nd, 2013

Audi V4According to the latest information guide for Audi has approved the production of a minivan based on the compact model A3. The publication in the British newspaper said that the model will most likely be labeled as V4 and will be available in 5 – and 7-seat configuration of the interior. According to internal company sources, the Germans were ready and prototype models, but has not yet decided whether it will be released in autumn in Frankfurt, or one of the next big shows. Serial modification is expected to hit the market within three years.
This is not the first time that we hear about Audi A3 MPV. In July 2012 the former marketing head of Audi – Peter Schwarzenbauer said that the car will stand on an extended version of the MQB modular platform. The speech was clear that V4 will have a wide range of engines, including attending 180 hp 1.8 TFSI, 2.0 TFSI 222 hp and 2.0 TDI with 141 hp and 175 hp.
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Audi presented prototype of their super-car

Sunday, March 10th, 2013

Audi supercarThis exhibition in Geneva will go down in history as the place which presented some impressive supercar. That led to the leadership of Audi pointed out that their own project of turning a race car from the “24 Hours of Le Mans” in civic car again comes to the fore. Last year it became clear that the role of the Audi supercar can perform a revised version of the car R18 (pictured), who twice won the race. One of the bosses of the Board of Directors of the company – Wolfgang Dyurhaymer, declared that “the project is working hard and discuss technical issues”. According Dyurhaymer placing on hiperkola from Audi will seriously help develop the brand image and he with all his strength to fight for the project. He believes that the launch of McLaren P1 and LaFerrari, we saw the Geneva Motor Show, will force the German company to change its plans. The new car will be called R20 and will be a diesel hybrid technology will use all the machines involved in endurance racing. The machine will be built entirely from carbon fiber and has active aerodynamic elements.
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Audi A3 Sedan

Friday, March 8th, 2013

Audi A3 SedanThe sedan version of the new generation Audi A3 will be shown on April 20, when the Shanghai Motor Show opened to the press. This will be the third modification of the model after hatchback versions with three or five doors. A3 Sedan will be manufactured in China, according to the online edition Carnewschina, according to which the model has taken on production lines in the factory of FAW-Volkswagen Automotive Company – a joint venture between the Volkswagen Group and FAW Group Corp, established in 1991. Indicate that Audi A3 Sedan will take design motifs shown in concept in 2011 with the same name (pictured). The vehicle will use the MQB platform and will compete in the market cars as Mercedes-Benz CLA. The dimensions of the Audi A3 Sedan include: 4.44 meters long, 1.84 meters wide and 1.39 meters high, and its engines will be borrowed from the hatchback.
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The Infiniti of Riverside for More of California Car Lovers

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012

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Audi e-tron Spyder

Wednesday, April 18th, 2012

Audi e-tron SpyderAudi has attracted much attention to race Le Mans 24 Hours, not only because he won. Except the racing three Audi R18 TDI, Le Mans were also presented some concepts.
Along with the Audi R8 GT Spyder, (which you already introduced) shone at Le Mans and e-Tron Spyder. Open and two hybrid electric and TDI engine. The car will be highly attractive with the aggressive design and powerful engine, which will have total power of 300 hp and 388 hp. Audi e-tron Spyder will be impressive with electric engine, which will have really great dynamics and high speed. The acceleration from 0-100 km/h of Audi e-tron Spyder will be 4.4 seconds, which is even better than the standard model of the car.
The E-tron Spyder will be released in 2014 and will have measures of 1.81 meters wide, just 4.06 meters long and only 1.11 meters in height. The engine, which will be used is 3,0 Liter TDI engine with total power of 300 hp, but according to the company will have tuned version with 388 hp. The high power will give high dynamics of the car and the engineers restricted the maximum speed to 250 km/h.

Audi will have Q2 and Q6 models

Monday, April 2nd, 2012

Audi Q2Audi will duplicate the fight of the SUV models. It has become clear that Audi will make fastback version of the Q5, labeled with the name of Q4. The growing interest in making Audi SUV models to think of more such vehicles and the latest information says that they will be for six model range in the brand by 2016. According to her in 2014 to the current Q3, Q5 and Q7 will join Q4, and by 2016 two SUV models – Q2 and Q6.
“Demand for Sport 4×4 is growing and we want to be sure to cover the market demand”, said an insider at Audi. The smallest representative of the range of the Germans walked will be Audi Q2. He will use the platform of the A1 and will face competitors from the rank of Mini Countryman and Nissan Juke. It is said that the engines will be directly employed by A1, and the cost model in the UK will be around £ 18,000. As might be expected Audi Q6 will rival the BMW X6. We used the basis of Q7, by attaching to appear as early as 2016.
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Audi A9

Monday, November 7th, 2011

Audi A9Audi will have new flagman soon, promised from the company and announced that they will start the work over the super-luxury Audi A9. The company continue its work to enter in all segments of the markets. Most probably the luxury Audi A9 will be launched in 2014-2015 and will have two versions – coupe and cabriolet.
One of the biggest rivals, Mercedes-Benz is also planning to launch luxury coupe and cabriolet on the base of S-Class. The plans of Audi are the same, as Audi A9 will be 2-doors variety of Audi A8. According to the medias in 2014 Audi will launch A9 Coupe and an year later will be presented the A9 Cabrio. These are only suggestions as the model is far away from the official presentation, but it is known that both models will be designed for four passengers and will be 2-doors. The medias also suggest that the price of Audi A9 will be between 83,000 USD and 113,000 USD.
The future flagman of Audi will be available with a few engines – 3.0 V6 turbo engine, 4.0 bi-turbo V8 engine with power of 520 hp, 4.2 V8 engine with power of 350 hp.