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Audi A6 Lineup Gets Revised Styling, Upgraded Engines

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The Audi A6 lineup has received a few styling tweaks and upgraded engines for its 2015 model year, making it more efficient, powerful, attractive, and sophisticated than ever.

Every single A6 model now features revised grille, air inlets, headlights, side sills, rear lights and tailpipes. For extra money, the standard headlights can be swapped for units featuring LED technology or Matrix LED technology, combined with dynamic turn signals.

Inside, the front seats now have heated, ventilation and massage functions, while revised upholstery enhances the overall premium feel. An updated infotainment system and improved night vision assistant system with more functions round out the interior modifications.

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The “extensively” updated consists of the following:

  • A 1.8-liter TFSI four-cylinder with 190 PS and 320 Nm (236 lb-ft) of torque
  • A 2.0-liter TFSI four-cylinder with 252 PS and 370 Nm (273 lb-ft) of torque
  • A 3.0-liter TFSI V6 with 333 PS and 440 Nm (324 lb-ft) of torque
  • A 2.0-liter TDI four-cylinder with 150 PS and 350 Nm (258 lb-ft) of torque
  • A 2.0-liter TDI four-cylinder with 190 PS and 400 Nm (295 lb-ft) of torque
  • A 3.0-liter TDI V6 with 218 PS and 500 Nm (369 lb-ft) of torque
  • A 3.0-liter TDI V6 with 272 PS and 580 Nm (428 lb-ft) of torque
  • A twin-turbo 3.0-liter TDI V6 with 320 PS and 650 Nm (479 lb-ft) of torque
  • A twin-turbo 3.0-liter TDI V6 with 320 PS and 650 Nm (479 lb-ft) of torque
  • A twin-turbo 3.0-liter TDI V6 with 326 PS and 650 Nm (479 lb-ft) of torque
  • A twin-turbo 4.0-liter TFSI V8 with 450 PS
  • A twin-turbo 4.0-liter TFSI V8 with 560 PS

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The updated, 2015 Audi A6 lineup has a starting price of €38,400 in the model’s home market of Germany.

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New Audi e-tron GT Concept Previews Audi’s Tesla Model S Fighter

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New Audi e-tron GT Electric Car Concept

The electrified fastback sedan will eventually join the e-tron SUV in Audi’s growing electric vehicle lineup.

Audi has revealed the e-tron GT concept, effectively previewing its answer to the Tesla Model S.

Based on the same platform as the Porsche Taycan, the e-tron GT will follow the e-tron and e-tron Sportback crossovers as the brand’s third electric car. It features a five-door liftback bodystyle that’s similar to the A7, though it slightly wider and sits lower to the ground than that Audi. In fact, the car’s center of gravity is more inline with an R8 supercar thanks to having its battery mounted below the floor.

Powered by an electric drivetrain that produces 590 horsepower, and with a permanent all-wheel drive with torque vectoring distributing that power, the e-tron GT can rocket to 62 mph (100 km/h) in just 3.5 seconds and to 124 mph (200 km/h) in around 12 seconds. A 90-kWh battery allows it to drive over 249 miles (402 km) according to the WLTP test cycle, and drivers can expect to recharge a depleted battery to 80 percent in just 20 minutes

As with the e-tron SUV, the production e-tron GT’s design is expected to stay true to the concept. Audi says production will begin sometime in 2020.

What do you think about the Audi e-tron GT Concept? Do you like what you see, and does Tesla have something to be worried about? Share your thoughts in the comments below.

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Next Audi TT Sports Car Will Be A Four-Door Sedan?

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Four-door Audi TT Sportback Concept. Mars Red

The coupe and convertible segments have never been big, and they are declining very fast.

The SUV and crossover craze could result in the demise of the Audi TT as we know it.

According to a new report, the German sports car will reportedly ditch its two door and convertible layouts to become an a four-door only sports car.

Coupe and convertible sales are declining in North America and Europe, and they never really took off off in China. An Audi board member told that both the TT coupe and convertible are no longer financially feasibly given the perceptible decline of their respective segments.

If you set falling demand against rising costs, it’s obvious Audi cannot sustain its present course in the medium term,” the anonymous board member stated. ” Instead, there has been intensive consideration of the coupe and the convertible in the compact segment.”

Audi actually hinted at a four-door TT back in 2014 with the TT Sportback concept (pictured); however, plans to bring the model to market never got off the ground largely due to the Dieselgate scandal.

It appears the plans are back on, and Audi’s board of management has supposedly approved a design of the four-door model.

If the report is true, the four-door TT will be based on the Volkswagen Group’s MQB platform and could arrive before 2020. Its proportions will remain roughly the same as the concept’s but the front- and rear-end design will adopt Audi’s latest design elements.

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Audi R8 Puts On Sharper Look For 2019, Pumps Out 612 HP

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Audi’s top model is more engaging to drive and stops sooner.

The Audi R8 has gone under the knife, emerging with a sharper look, more power, better handling and a number of tech upgrades for 2019.

Designers updated the German supercar’s front end with a wider grille surrounded by a frame that now underlines the headlights and three slots right under the hood inspired by the original Audi Sport Quattro coupe, while the rear gains a lower-positioned rear vent that stretches the entire width of the car and a more prominent diffuser.

Contrary to rumors, power still comes from a naturally aspirated 5.2-liter V10 rather than a turbocharged V6 as speculated, and output has been increased to 562 horsepower and 406 pound-feet of torque compared to the previous 533 horsepower and 396 pound-feet of torque.

A sprint from 0 to 62 miles per hour (100 km/h) comes in at 3.4 seconds for the coupe and 3.5 seconds for the convertible, while top speed is reached at 201.3 mph (324km/h) and 200.1 mph (322 km/h), respectively.

The R8 V10 Plus model has been renamed ‘R8 Performance’ and gets an evolution of the 5.2-liter that puts out 612 horsepower and 417 pound-feet of torque, representing an increase of 9 hp and 14.75 lb-ft. The V10 Plus coupe bolts to 62 mph in 3.1 seconds, while the Spyder takes 3.2 seconds. Top speed is limited to 205.7 mph (331 kph) and 204.4 mph (329 kph), respectively.

All R8 variants use a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission and Audi’s Quattro all-wheel drive system.

Elsewhere, Audi’s engineers dialed more response and feedback into the R8’s steering to deliver a more engaging drive and re-calibrated the ECU to reduce stopping distance by 4.9 feet (1.5 meters) from 62 mph and by 16.4 feet (5 meters) from 124 mph (200 km/h).

They also gave the dynamic handling system more distinct separations between the drive modes and added new settings for the R8 V10 Performance Quattro: dry, wet, and snow.

The updated Audi R8 goes on sale in Europe in early 2019, with North American delivers following at a later date. Do you like how it turned out?

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