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Audi A1 goes into production

The Audi A1, which is expected to arrive in Australia in the near future has began its first full day of production today at Audi's Brussels plant. The plant can make up to 500 A1s per day with this years production expected to be about 50,000 units. The Audi A1 is pitched directly against BMW's Mini Cooper, attracting a much younger target group of "affluent young people"...

Audi A1 Video - Competition Kit

With the Audi A1 expected to come to Australia in not so distant future, Audi has released a video showcasing the car with a competition kit fitted. The inspiration for the racing kit comes from 1987 Audi S1 Sport Quattr. From what we can tell in the video the interior and exterior of the Audi A1 equipped with the competition kit uses the very same white and orange that Audi motorsport once used to dress all their vehicles...

Audi A1 officially unveiled at Geneva 2010

Audi has officially taken the wraps off its all new A1 small car at the Geneva Motor Show. While we have already covered the crux of the details (see here), being able to see the car in person and sit inside takes it beyond photographs and marketing hype. When Audi describes the car as sporty and fun, they're certainly on the mark...

Audi A1 e-tron revealed at Geneva 2010

The all new Audi A1 steps up the fuel efficiency game by combining a 254cc single rotor rotary engine (also known as a Wankel) positioned under the back seat in combination with a 74kW electric motor that uses a 12kWh lithium ion battery. While Audi isn't exact fuel consumption figures, they estimate the Audi A1 e-tron will use 1...

2010 Audi A1 details revealed before Geneva Motor Show

No one seems to be keeping any secrets in the lead up to the Geneva Motor Show in March, with Audi becoming the latest to reveal the full details of its brand new city car, the Audi A1. In Audi’s words the new A1 is “sporty, powerful and attractive” and appeals to “a young, urban, lifestyle-oriented public ... many of whom are expected to be women...

Audi A1 Sportback Concept

Audi is set to unveil a five door, four seater version of the A1 at the Paris Motor Show tomorrow, this time a Sportback variant. Powering the A1 Sportback is a hybrid system combining a 1.4 TFSI petrol engine (which produces 110kW) and an electric motor producing an addition 20kW (and 150Nm of torque) available under acceleration...

2009 Audi A1 Speedster Cabriolet Q1 CGI

The Audi 1 range is expected to be launched early to mid next year but before that happens, we have got our selves on some Computer Generated Images of the entire 1 range, which includes the standard A1, Speedster, Cabriolet and Q1. The A1 is based on the Audi MQB (Modular Transverse Matrix) platform and is expected to take on BMW's Mini...

Audi A1 Concept (metroproject)

Completing the range at Audi is the all-new Audi A1 Concept. Powered by a 1.4-litre TFSI engine (twin-charged, same as the one in the Golf GT) producing 110kW and an electric motor, the A1 promises to be an interesting car. Measuring 3.91 meters long and 1.75 meters wide with a wheelbase of 2.46m, the new A1 is driven via the front wheels through an S-tronic DSG gearbox...