Electric Audi Under Development, Not A1-Based

According to Audi board member Peter Schwarzenbauer, speaking at last week's Paris Motor Show » 10/09/08 10:40am 10/09/08 10:40am, the Audi group is developing an all-electric car based on the pending compact. His statement bolsters Audi's claim at the beginning of the year of plans for an electric within five to ten years. Whatever this electric…

Audi A1 Sportback Concept Images Revealed, Paris Motor Show Draws Near

This is the Audi A1 Sportback, set to be unveiled tonight at a special event at the Paris Motor Show » 10/01/08 7:20am 10/01/08 7:20am and designed to bring sexyback to Audi's A1 concept series. The A1 Sportback Concept is the successor to the last year with the obvious distinction being — a bigger back end. The A1 Sportback concept has an overall…

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… » 5/29/08 1:40pm 5/29/08 1:40pm

2009 Audi A1 5 Door On Cover of AutoBild?

We're always suspicious of the covers from Autobild, they're like the National Enquirer of the German automotive press. Regardless, they've got what is claimed to be the 2009 Audi A1 on the cover and it's sporting the familiar gaping maw grille and yet even more aggressive headlights. Audi, maybe we should talk, we… » 4/11/08 12:20pm 4/11/08 12:20pm

Tokyo Auto Show Preview: Audi A1 Metroproject Quattro Concept Car

UPDATE: Our gallery issue has been fixed. So check out that A1 again. Much of the speculation is now over as Audi's just let loose some details and a slew of pictures on their new A1 concept car for the Tokyo Auto Show. It's called the A1 Metroproject Quattro, and it's the same A1 plug-in hybrid concept car we told… » 10/18/07 5:15pm 10/18/07 5:15pm