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BMW X6 xDrive30d v Mercedes-Benz GLE350d Coupe v Audi A7 Comparison

There is a segment of cars on the market that carries a crowd of unique followers. They’re cars that are not universally loved for their designs, but they offer buyers a unique styling proposition backed by efficient engines...

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2017 Audi A5 coupe to debut on June 2 with 3D light show
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2017 Audi A5 coupe to debut on June 2 with 3D light show

Audi has announced that the next-generation A5 coupe will make its global debut on June 2nd, accompanied by a 3D light show in Ingolstadt, Germany. After a year of spy photos and speculation surrounding the new A5/S5 models, the new generation will finally be unveiled - albeit just in coupe form - in a month’s time...


2017 Audi S5 Cabriolet spied at the Nurburgring
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2017 Audi S5 Cabriolet spied at the Nurburgring

The upcoming 2017 Audi S5 Cabriolet has been caught at the Nurburgring race track this week. Completing the A5/S5 family, the Cabriolet variant of the S5 comes after the coupe and Sportback body styles that have been spied over the last 12 months. Looking very much like the A5 Cabriolet spied in November, the S5 Cabriolet isn’t a radical departure from the current car, wearing a conservative, evolutionary design...


2006 Volkswagen presentation details dieselgate scheme - report
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2006 Volkswagen presentation details dieselgate scheme - report

A 2006 Powerpoint presentation detailing how Volkswagen could cheat its way past emissions testing has been uncovered as part of the ongoing investigation into the dieselgate scandal. Two sources who have seen the presentation have told the The New York Times that the Powerpoint pack was prepared by a top technology executive at the German automaker...


Audi Q3 concept showcases integrated electric longboard
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Audi Q3 concept showcases integrated electric longboard

An Audi Q3 has been showcased with what is likely one of the more unique concept features at this week’s Beijing motor show - an electric longboard hidden away in the rear bumper. Constructed from carbon-fibre and aluminium, the longboard charges automatically when it is neatly stowed away in the Q3’s rear bumper...


2016 Audi A4 2.0 TDI quattro S tronic
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2016 Audi A4 2.0 TDI quattro S tronic

The Audi A4 has been endowed with minor changes as befitting a vehicle of such enduring popularity. Here we get our hands on the 2.0 TDI quattro S tronic Sport for our first local drive.

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$66,900

2017 Audi TT RS revealed: 294kW performance pair due here next year
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2017 Audi TT RS revealed: 294kW performance pair due here next year

The 2017 Audi TT RS coupe and roadster twins have been unveiled at this week’s Beijing motor show, rounding out a new-generation TT range that first appeared around this time in 2014. It wasn’t until July last year that the new line-up made its way to Australia, however, and a confirmed mid-2017 launch for this new hero pair will mean a similar wait for those with a preference for the RennSport pedigree...


Audi A3 e-tron v BMW i3 v Citroen C4 Cactus v Toyota Prius: Economy comparison test part one
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Audi A3 e-tron v BMW i3 v Citroen C4 Cactus v Toyota Prius: Economy comparison test part one

With fuel prices hitting decade lows in recent times, there has arguably never been a worse time to buy an economy-focused car. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t some great options out there for people who are thinking about long-term sustainability and doing their bit for the environment...


Volkswagen and US govt agree on diesel buyback deal, "substantial compensation"
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Volkswagen and US govt agree on diesel buyback deal, "substantial compensation"

Volkswagen and the US government have reportedly reached a tentative deal regarding some of the cars affected by the dieselgate emissions testing scandal. Just as we were going to press, San Francisco district judge Charles Breyer has confirmed that the two parties have reached a provisional agreement. For the roughly 480,000 EA189 2...


Audi 'R6' sports car in the works - report
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Audi 'R6' sports car in the works - report

German manufacturer Audi is planning a new mid-engined sports car to fill the void between the TT and R8, according to a new report from Germany. This isn’t the first time the four-ringed brand has been rumoured to be working on a mid-range sports car - the front-engined 2010 and 2013 Quattro concepts were meant to spawn a production model, but that never came to fruition...


2015 Audi Q5 recalled for side airbag issue
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2015 Audi Q5 recalled for side airbag issue

A recall notice has been issued for for 18 examples of the 2015 Q5 SUV over a defect involving the side airbags. According to the German car maker, a fault with the airbag gas generator, the mechanism that inflates the airbag during an accident, may eject small metal parts when the airbag is deployed...


2017 Audi S5 Sportback spied testing
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2017 Audi S5 Sportback spied testing

The next-generation Audi S5 Sportback has been caught testing in Germany this week. Following the spy shots of the A5 coupe, cabriolet and Sportback models published over the past year, the S5 Sportback is yet another member of the next-generation family to be snapped on the road...


2016 Audi SQ5 Plus pricing and specifications
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2016 Audi SQ5 Plus pricing and specifications

Audi Australia has taken the wraps off the 2016 Audi SQ5 Plus, which goes on sale locally this week with a starting price of $108,900. The SQ5 Plus will run concurrently with the SQ5 and demands a $16,300 price premium over its non-Plus sibling. Performance from the 3.0-litre twin-turbocharged V6 diesel engine has improved by 10kW and 50Nm from 240kW to 250kW and 650Nm and 700Nm respectively...


2016 Audi S8 Plus Review
Rating: 8.510 /10
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2016 Audi S8 Plus Review

What do you do when you need more power from your Audi? Go Plus! We get behind the wheel of the fastest Audi 'S' car ever, the 2016 Audi S8 Plus.

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$330,500

2016 Audi SQ5 Plus Review
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2016 Audi SQ5 Plus Review

Need more 'S' from your Audi SQ5? You're in luck, Audi has just launched the Audi SQ5 Plus. We head to Phillip Island to try it out.


2016 Audi RS6 and RS7 Performance: Track Review

2016 Audi RS6 and RS7 Performance: Track Review

There are some cars that simply can't be properly tested on the road. Two that immediately spring to mind are the 2016 Audi RS6 Performance and 2016 Audi RS7 Performance. So with scientific testing in mind, we drove to Victoria's Phillip Island to properly assess both models. Don't mistake this scientific testing for fun — despite the fact it was sunny, and we were on a world-famous GP race circuit...

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2016 Audi S8 Plus pricing and specifications
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2016 Audi S8 Plus pricing and specifications

More power, more torque and a bigger price tag accompany the fastest Audi S model ever. The 2016 Audi S8 Plus debuts in Australia this week with a starting price of $330,500. Sitting atop the Audi A8 range, the S8 Plus will sit alongside the non-Plus S8, which remains priced at $280,610. Power output from the turbocharged 4...


2016 Audi RS6 and RS7 Performance pricing and specifications
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2016 Audi RS6 and RS7 Performance pricing and specifications

Need more performance with your performance car? Audi has come to the rescue by launching replacements for its current RS6 and RS7 models, aptly named the RS6 Performance and RS7 Performance. The 2016 Audi RS6 Performance and 2016 Audi RS7 Performance variants launch in Australia this week with higher power and torque, and larger price tags...


2017 Audi RS4 Avant spied testing
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2017 Audi RS4 Avant spied testing

Our spy photographers have captured images of the next-generation Audi RS4 Avant on public roads in Germany. The next-gen RS4 was last spied by a our eagle-eyed sharp shooters at the end of October 2015. That early engineering mule didn't wear any camouflage and, thanks to its wheel arch extensions, resembled a high performance version of the A4 Allroad...


Audi A8L Extended: bespoke six-door limousine revealed
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Audi A8L Extended: bespoke six-door limousine revealed

A wealthy European customer has commissioned a one-off super-sized six-door limousine, dubbed the Audi A8L Extended, which the company has developed over the last year. The A8L Extended measures 6.36 metres in length and rides on a wheelbase of 4.22 metres — both figures are up 1.09m on the run-of-the-mill long-wheelbase A8...