2 Audi Employees Crash While Hooning New A8

Chicago Jalops may recognize this as the northernmost point of Lake Shore Drive's outer highway, where LSD meets Sheridan Road and Broadway. It's about two blocks from my house, and the sweeping curve that leads to this intersection (pictured below) is right next to the park where a theatre production I'm in (shameless … » 7/26/13 4:27pm 7/26/13 4:27pm

Audi plots wireless 4G broadband for its cars

While the debate boils in the United States about how many gadgets we should have in our dashboards, European makes are streaming ahead with broadband-quality wireless connections built-in. Will America lose an auto broadband race too? » 3/28/11 10:00am 3/28/11 10:00am

Audi Transmissions: Eight-Speed Is The New Six, Seven

According to InsideLine, Audi's looking to put the 2011 A8's new ZF-sourced eight-speed automatic transmission into the rest of its lineup. That may include the entry-level A3 model — even when it's equipped with the 2.0T four-banger. Simplicity, FTL! [InsideLine] » 2/16/10 8:30am 2/16/10 8:30am

Audi Drops Sketches Of A5 Cabrio, Sportback, A7 And Next-Gen A8

Eschewing trite teaser images » 10/27/08 4:00pm 10/27/08 4:00pm, Audi has instead given us some actual eye candy, providing official design sketches of four upcoming models: the and Sportback, the all-new four-door coupe and the 2011 . While the A5 Cabrio looks pretty much like a topless A5 coupe, the is unique for not looking at all like a…

Transporter 3 Trailer Gives Us Second Weekend Dose Of Jason Statham

Friday we showed you the Death Race trailer which, for the most part, saw a fairly positive reaction from the Jalopnik commentariat rather than the savaging with reckless abandon we expected. But we're a fickle bunch round these parts so we should have expected nothing less than going against the grain. But we thought… » 6/15/08 6:30pm 6/15/08 6:30pm

Audi Engine Strategy Through 2011 Leaked

Someone in the know over at Audiblog.nl has spilled forth a detailed list of all Audi brand engines for all models through the 2011 calender year — and the release dates for new models. In addition to the big engine news, the leakers claim that we'll be seeing the rumored Audi A7 model in June of 2010, as well as an S7 … » 5/29/08 1:40pm 5/29/08 1:40pm