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2021 Audi A3 40 TFSI e plug-in hybrid revealed

Audi has electrified its all-new A3 Sportback range, with the unveiling of the plug-in hybrid (PHEV) ‘40 TFSI e’ variant. Powering the new-generation A3 PHEV is the same powertrain as its Volkswagen Group siblings from Volkswagen, SEAT and Skoda. Under the bonnet is a 110kW/250Nm 1...

2021 Audi Q5 Sportback revealed

Audi has extended its ever-widening line-up even further, by unveiling the 'coupe' sibling to its Q5 SUV, the 2021 Audi Q5 Sportback. The sportier-looking variant's unveiling comes roughly three months after Audi debuted the reworked Q5, making it the third Audi SUV to receive a coupe-style Sportback makeover (after the Q3 and e-tron)...

2021 Audi S3 Sportback and sedan revealed, Australia confirmed

UPDATE: As part of a long-lead introduction, Audi has provided additional minor details about the new S3’s technical aspects. Check the bottom of this article for the latest. Audi has unveiled its new-generation challenger to the BMW M135i/M235i xDrive and Mercedes-AMG A35 premium hot small cars: the 2021 S3 Sportback and sedan...

Public electric car charging in Australia: Your questions, answered

We’ve covered our fair share of electric cars at CarAdvice and yet, even as seasoned professionals, we still get tripped up by the complicated terminology and technology behind them. With different providers, plug types, manufacturers and standards in use, the language around electric car charging can often feel complicated and exclusionary for the average consumer...

2020 Audi SQ5 TDI Special Edition price and specs: Mild-hybrid diesel now available

2020 Audi SQ5 TDI Special Edition price and specs announced Return of the diesel performance SUV, not available here since 2016 Cheaper than the previous Audi SQ5 TDI Priced from $104,990 plus on-road costs The 2020 Audi SQ5 TDI Special Edition has been announced for Australia with a mild-hybrid diesel powertrain...

2021 Audi Q2 facelift revealed ahead of Australian debut

The 2021 Audi Q2 has been given a subtle facelift and new tech. The premium small SUV became the first of Audi's style-focused 'even number' models when it launched in Europe in 2016, and the recent updates see this continued with new headlights, taillights, air vents, upholstery, and colour options. New technology options have also been introduced...

2021 Audi S8 price and specs

Audi has released Australian pricing and specifications for its new flagship sedan, the fifth generation S8 sports sedan. The S8 is the brand's performance iteration of the A8 luxury sedan, powered by a 4.0-litre V8 engine with two twin-scroll turbochargers, generating 420kW and 800Nm...

Audi Q8 up for grabs in Audi Foundation charity raffle

A new Audi Q8 is being offered up in the annual Audi Foundation Raffle, now into its fifth year of raising money for Australia charity programs. Worth more than $168,000 including luxury tax and on-road costs, the Q8 55TFSI is the big prize for entrants claiming a $50 ticket through the foundation's website...

Audi TT Quattro recalled due to fuel tank crash hazard

Audi Australia has issued a recall of 1331 examples of its all-wheel-drive TT coupe made from 2014 to 2019 (MY15-MY19) due to a fault which could cause the fuel tank to be damaged in a crash, and possibly lead to a fire. The recall notice, lodged with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), states "a bracket fitted on the vehicle body could collide with the fuel tank, resulting in damage to the fuel tank"...

More Australian buyers keen on electric cars, but doubts remain - survey

More Australian buyers than ever before would consider an electric vehicle as their next car purchase, according to a new survey from the nation's peak electric vehicle body. As part of its annual State of Electric Vehicles report, the Electric Vehicle Council (EVC) worked with insurers NRMA, RACV and RAA to survey 2902 Australian consumers and found 56 per cent would consider an electric car as their next vehicle, up on 53 per cent in 2019...

How big is the boot? Every SUV in Australia, ranked smallest to biggest

If you're shopping for an SUV, it's likely you want to know a few important things. A good number of seats, an ample amount of power, an affordable price point, reliability, safety and – possibly most importantly – how much of your life you can cram into the boot...