The B6 Audi A4 Quattro Is An Executive Car Without The Suit

Calling the second-generation A4 Quattro a compact executive car is absolutely correct, even it's just a VW Passat with Quattro all-wheel drive and a higher price tag. None of that matters now, because it's a decade-old wagon that remained a nice car to have. » 11/24/14 2:35pm 11/24/14 2:35pm

Lamborghini's Most Famous Wheelman Daily Drives An Audi A4

I know most of you would love to think that Valentino Balboni drives something like a Gallardo 550-2 every day, but if you think about it, the Audi A4 makes much more sense. » 5/28/13 11:45am 5/28/13 11:45am

An Exploding Airbag Branded An Audi Logo On This Man's Arm

Although car owners have been customizing their vehicles since the dawn of the automotive age, rarely has a car been known to customize its owner. Until now — when an Audi driver allegedly found his arm branded with the steering wheel's four-ring logo when the airbag deployed. » 5/03/12 12:00pm 5/03/12 12:00pm

2012 Audi S4 and A4: Aluminum und Rally Wagon

Audi's updated the A4 line, bearing gifts for efficiency wonks if not for those hoping for freshened visuals. Sure, the headlights are a bit larger by a few millipedes and the hood's got a slightly more dramatic arch. Fine. But boy howdy, check out that Allroad. » 10/27/11 1:30pm 10/27/11 1:30pm

Volkswagen recalls 170,000 diesels for mysterious fuel defect

Volkswagen said today it would recall nearly 170,000 diesel-powered Golfs, Jettas and Audi A3 to fix a fuel line that could leak. What makes it more interesting is just how hard VW had to work to find the defect. » 10/06/11 2:30pm 10/06/11 2:30pm

Audi Dealership Caves To Internet Pressure, Helps Customer

The Chicago area Audi dealership that refused to help a customer who had his wheels stolen on their lot has finally heard the roar of thousands of Jalopnik readers and forum members. Now he's going to do right by him. » 6/21/10 9:30am 6/21/10 9:30am

Audi Dealership Won't Help Customer Robbed On Lot

Jason Lee left his new Audi at a suburban Chicago dealership for service last weekend expecting to get his car fixed. Instead, his wheels were stolen. The dealership security cameras? Mysteriously not working. Now the dealership won't help. Update! » 6/18/10 4:00pm 6/18/10 4:00pm

VW Considering Crushing Anything Worth A Damn At Porsche

Autocar's printing filthy rumors saying VW's planning to foist an R4-platformed car onto Stuttgart as a Porsche 356. Sure, everybody likes the idea of a 356, but not when it's a bastardized, pudgy, nostalgia-riding, baby-boomer-targeted beige-mobile. » 2/02/10 8:30am 2/02/10 8:30am

The Bedlinered Audi A4: Update

The bedlinered Audi A4's been updated. How can you improve on a maintenance-free coating? Paint, shiny silver paint. Oh, and by removing the awful bedlinered wheels too. » 1/26/10 5:30pm 1/26/10 5:30pm

Bedlinered Audi A4: Hotness or Heresy?

The owner of this Audi A4 coated the entire thing in spray-on bedliner after vandals covered the original paint in brake fluid and other chemicals. Forum fan boys at Fourtitude slammed him for the mods, but we think it's hot. » 1/20/10 3:30pm 1/20/10 3:30pm

Audi Technician Finds Live Possum Nest In A4, Screams Like Little Girl

Audis are either finely crafted German luxury cars or glorified Volkswagens, depending on your opinion. This opossum, however, thought an A4 was a house and nested in the engine bay, scaring the hell out of a tech doing regular maintenance. » 12/07/09 12:30pm 12/07/09 12:30pm

Audi A4 Allroad Features Headlamp Converter For Euro Market

In case you didn't know it, your headlamps are aimed differently; the driver's side is positioned lower than the passenger side. No problem in the US, but when right-of-way lanes change in Europe, trouble. Audi's got a neat little fix. » 8/21/09 8:30am 8/21/09 8:30am

Audi RS4 Decorated By Artist Romero Britto; That's Some Fast Art

The Audi RS4 » 10/16/08 9:30am 10/16/08 9:30am may have an engine breathed upon by a heavenly force, a transmission which borders on perfection and acceleration that takes your breath away, but the thing it didn't have was a custom piece of art slathered all over its body. Artist Romero Britto, known for his neo-pop, pseudo-cubism style has dropped…

Audi's "Meet The Beckers" Aims To Pan BMW, Mercedes and Lexus, Shoots…

Pricks drive BMW convertibles. Old people drive Mercedes sedans. Boring people drive Lexus crossovers. At least that's the message Audi wants you to hear with its new viral marketing effort, a web mini-series called "Meet the Beckers." The mini-series tells the tale of a dysfunctional affluent family. Although we've… » 10/10/08 12:00pm 10/10/08 12:00pm

2010 Seat Exeo Reveals An Undead Audi A4

If these images of an upcoming Seat sedan coming to the Paris Motor Show » 9/24/08 10:00am 9/24/08 10:00am look eerily familiar, it's because you're already seen it before in its previous life as the last-generation Audi A4. Killed in favor of the all-new , the corpse of the old 2008 A4 has been reanimated by Seat to live a second life as . These…

Drive The 2009 Audi A4 For Free... On Your iPhone

The Audi A4 Challenge may sound like an exciting spec-racing series, alas, it's only a free iPhone game allowing you to tilt a 2009 A4 through virtual tracks using the iPhone's accelerometer. No screen shots yet, but » 8/21/08 11:00am 8/21/08 11:00am the game should be available now online at the iPhone application store and in Audi dealerships next…

2009 Audi S4 Details Begin To Emerge

Though we'll have to wait for the 2008 Paris Motor Show for a full reveal, bit-by-bit the specs are filtering out on the 2009 Audi S4 — or is it 2010 Audi S4 — we're still confused by Audi's lack-of-model-year naming scheme for product. We already knew it would get a supercharged (which could mean turbosupercharged,… » 6/04/08 11:00am 6/04/08 11:00am

Holy Crap, Someone Walked Away From This Audi A4

When a driver walks away from a car looking like it's been turned inside out, you have to take comfort in driving the same car. I look at my own A4 with renewed respect after seeing this one, which was run over by a semi and managed to deliver it's driver from the valley of the shadow of death with some bruises and a… » 5/15/08 12:30pm 5/15/08 12:30pm

2009 Audi A4 And Avant Get More Powerful Engines For Wagon Maximizing

We could barely contain our excitement when we saw the first pictures of the 2009 A4 Avant, a fine wagon if there ever was one. Audi has now released details on the power lineup for the US market and, while diesels aren't in the picture yet, we will be getting an upgraded version of the 2.0 TFSI inline-four good for… » 3/24/08 2:30pm 3/24/08 2:30pm