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World's fastest SUVs go head-to-head in drag race

A drag race between four of the world's fastest SUVs has been conducted by carwow.com, and the results may surprise you. Taking place over a quarter mile stretch of runway in the UK, the race included a Lamborghini Urus, Porsche Cayenne Turbo S, Bentley Bentayga, and Audi RSQ8. All four brands are part of the giant Volkswagen Group, and share much of their underpinnings and mechanicals...

2021 Audi RS Q8 price and specs

Australian pricing for the 2021 Audi RS Q8 performance SUV has been announced today, with the model slated for an arrival in October. The RS Q8 – a hotted-up version of the Q8 SUV – is priced from $208,500 plus on-road costs, representing a premium of $43,000 over the previously top-spec SQ8. For the extra cost, buyers get a 441kW/800Nm 4...

2020 Audi RS Q8 sets Nurburgring SUV lap record - Video

Audi Sport has snatched the title of 'fastest production SUV, off-road vehicle, van or pick-up' around the Nurburgring Nordschleife from Mercedes-Benz, posting a time of 7 minutes 42.253 seconds in the upcoming 2020 RS Q8 super SUV. With champion race car driver Frank Stippler at the wheel, the RS Q8 was over 12 seconds quicker than the previous record holder – the Mercedes-AMG GLC63 S – which set a benchmark of 7 minutes 54...

2020 Audi RS Q8 spied virtually without disguise

The new Audi RS Q8 has been photographed around the Nurburgring Nordschleife. While earlier prototypes were cloaked by swirly disguise tape, this latest vehicle went out in public with an Audi Sport-inspired livery package. The red and black scheme does very little to hide the car's styling upgrades...

Audi RS4, RS6, RS7, RS Q3 and RS Q8 teased

Audi Sport has previewed the six new models it promises to debut before 2020, publishing a shadowy teaser image to its social media. While the performance division hasn't officially confirmed what each model is, we had a close look at all the LED daytime-running light signatures and reckon we know what's on the way. Let's start from the left...

2019 Audi RS Q8 spied again

A prototype believed to be the upcoming Audi RS Q8 has been spied with less camouflage, giving us a better look at the upcoming flagship four-ringed SUV. Snapped alongside an early development vehicle for the next-generation RS6, the RS Q8 has dropped more than half of the swirly black-and-white wrap that disguised most of the vehicle we spotted in May – though there aren't really any surprises in terms of the overall design...

2019 Audi RS Q8 spied

A development prototype believed to be the Audi RS Q8 has been spied this week, giving us a first look at the flagship version of the company's upcoming SUV coupe. While the quad tailpipes out the back would indicate an 'S' model not an 'RS', the design of the front intakes and massive brakes with six-piston calipers up front hint at a Rennsport variant, and photographers noted a "deeper sound"– Audi tried a similar trick with an RS Q3 prototype spotted recently...

Audi RS Q8: 457kW SUV concept bound for Geneva – report

The recently-revealed Audi Q8 concept will be transformed into an all-out performance model next month, with an RS Q8 expected to make its debut at this year's Geneva motor show – according to a new report out of the UK. Autocar reports sources from the company's performance division, Audi Sport, are hinting at a twin-turbo V8-powered RS version of the Q8...