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2011-2016 Audi A4, A5, A6 recalled for fire risk - UPDATE

Update - The original version of this article showed a current-generation 'B9' Audi A4, which isn't affected by the recall Audi has recalled 2252 vehicles across its 2011 to 2016 A4, A5 and A6 lines over concerns a faulty coolant pump could pose a fire risk. The German luxury marque reports foreign particles in the coolant could lead to a blockage in the additional coolant pump, causing the pump to overheat...

Audi A4 range, A6, A7, A8 recalled for airbag unit and seatbelt fix

Audi has issued a recall on 39 examples, in total, of its 2017 Audi A4, A4 Avant, A4 Allroad, A6, A7, A8 models. The recall, announced this week, centres on "irregularities in the mix ratio of the igniting agent in some airbag units or belt tensioners", which could lead to the systems not triggering in an accident as they should...

Sampling Silvercar Hire in Los Angeles

Ever had problems with a hire car company? Ever wished you could access a hire car that wasn’t beaten to death, grubby and devoid of any of the comforts of your own car back home? We recently sampled a new service in the United States that might just seem to you like a dream come true...

2017 Audi A4 Allroad pricing and specs

Audi Australia has revealed pricing and specifications today for the 2017 Audi A4 Allroad, with a lower starting price than its predecessor, priced from $71,400 (plus on-road costs). For the first time ever, Audi will launch the A4 Allroad in Australia within two engine options, a four-cylinder petrol and diesel. The latest-generation A4 Allroad comes with either a 2...

Audi's new V2I system will plan for the next green light

Audi has taken the first steps to make connected vehicles a reality, announcing its first vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2I) service in the US, which communicates when traffic lights are turning green. The German company has already demonstrated the technology in Europe, but this latest step marks its first move into the wider global market...

2016 Audi A4 Avant pricing and specifications

The all-new 2016 Audi A4 Avant mid-sized premium wagon range has just landed in Australia, following in the wheel tracks of the sedan version that launched back in February this year. Like its predecessor, the new B9-generation A4 Avant is a two-variant affair, kicking off at $63,900 (plus on-roads) with the entry-level, front-driven 2...

Audi, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz headline 2016 World Car of the Year finalists

Among the frenzy of super, hyper and mega cars revealed at this week's Geneva motor show, the top three finalists for the 2016 World Car of the Year (WCOTY) award have been announced. With four key categories covered, comprising World Luxury Car, World Performance Car, World Green Car and World Car Design of the Year, the top prize is the coveted title of World Car of the Year...

2017 Audi S4 Avant launches in Europe: Australian launch due later this year

The new 2017 Audi S4 Avant performance wagon has been revealed ahead of a Geneva motor show debut next week. The new S4 Avant joins the S4 sedan that debuted at last year’s Frankfurt motor show, and both will join the newly launched 2016 Audi A4 line-up in Australia toward the end of this year. As with its sedan sibling, the new S4 Avant is powered by a direct-injected and turbocharged 3...

2016 Audi A4 touches down in Australia bristling with new technology

The all-new 2016 Audi A4 sedan has arrived in Australia sporting the latest corporate look, brand new technology, a new engine line-up and an entry price less than its predecessor. Starting from $55,500 plus on-road costs, the new range is, according to Audi product planner Peter Strudwicke, “the most technologically-advanced Audi ever to go on sale in Australia...

2016 Audi A4 Allroad Quattro debuts, coming to Australia third quarter

The new-generation Audi A4 Allroad Quattro has been unveiled at the 2016 Detroit auto show. Compared to the regular A4 wagon, the Allroad Quattro has an extra 34mm of ground clearance thanks to suspension that sits 23mm higher and larger diameter wheels...

Medium/large cars coming in 2016

Medium/large cars coming in 2016 Mainstream medium/large cars Ford Falcon XR Sprint – Q1 Skoda Superb – Q1 Volkswagen Passat Alltrack – Q1 Subaru Levorg – mid 2016 Hyundai / Genesis G80 rebranding – late 2016/early 2017 Luxury medium/large cars Audi A4 sedan – February Audi A4 Avant – March/April Infiniti Q70 update – February Jaguar XF – February Lexus GS F – February BMW 750i/750iL – March Jaguar XJ – March BMW 330e – May BMW M4 GTS – June Audi RS6 Avant Performance, RS7 Sportback Performance – Q2 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Plug-in – Q2 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Plug-in – Q2 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe – Q2 Jaguar XE update (infotainment) – first half Audi S8 Plus – mid 2016 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet – Q3 Infiniti Q60 – Q4 Mercedes-Benz E-Class – Q4 Volvo S90 – Q4 BMW 3 Series GT update – second half BMW 4 Series update – second half Infiniti Q50 update – second half Audi S4 sedan and Avant – late 2016 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Cabriolet – late 2016/early 2017...