The Audi Q8 EV SUV Comes With More Power Than An R8 E-Tron

​Audi Drawing Up Plans For Electric Assault On Tesla

Audi may finally be getting serious about its EV game. Reuters is reporting that not only will the R8 e-tron go on sale next year, but Audi is putting together a comprehensive line up of EVs that include everything from a Tesla-fighting sedan to a Model X competitor. » 6/19/14 3:00pm 6/19/14 3:00pm

The Electric Audi R8 e-Tron Set An 8:09 Nürburgring Lap 'Record'

It's official. The record has been set. Audi's 375-hp electric car — the Audi R8 e-tron — is the fastest "series production electric car" to lap the Nürburgring. Markus Winkelhock piloted the car around the 'Ring in 8:09.099. » 6/29/12 2:30pm 6/29/12 2:30pm

The 2012 24 Hours Of Le Mans: Über Gallery

It was a little depressing to watch Toyota and the DeltaWing fall out of the 24 Hours of Le Mans this year to let Audi steamroll the race with little drama through the rest of the classes. At times, though, the beauty of the race took over. » 6/19/12 5:30pm 6/19/12 5:30pm

Audi E-Tron Becomes First Hybrid Car To Win Le Mans

Every win at the 24 Hours of Le Mans is historic, but the Audi R18 E-Tron Quattro's 1-2 victory was especially noteworthy as the vehicles were the first hybrids to win the prestigious auto racing marathon. Let's just not confuse these with your grandma's Prius. » 6/17/12 12:00pm 6/17/12 12:00pm

Audi E-Tron Spyder: First Drive

Sure, Audi's E-Tron is the sexiest electric car concept ever, but is it worth its weight in electrons as a true driver's weapon? We headed to the twisties of Southern California to find out if Audi's getting it right. » 10/14/11 2:30pm 10/14/11 2:30pm

Audi's first electric car reaches U.S. market early 2013

The Audi etron is Ingolstadt's answer to the hum-drum electric appliance, matching radical performance with a sexy R8-inspired body. Audi says the etron will be on sale in the U.S. early 2013. Time to invest in anti-static boxers. » 3/08/11 12:15pm 3/08/11 12:15pm

Auto Union E-Tron Concept Racer Is For The Kids

The Auto Union Type C was a marvel of motorsports technology, the Audi e-tron concept's a marvel of modern design and electronics. Put them together in the guts of a child's pedal car, and there's Richie Rich's next Christmas present. » 1/21/11 4:30pm 1/21/11 4:30pm

Audi R4: First Look

With Audi R4" rumors floating higher than a helicopter ride over an Austrian ski jump, we feel like someone needs to put 'em all in one spot. That said, here's our first look. » 9/17/10 4:00pm 9/17/10 4:00pm

Audi Reveals Second e-Tron Electric Concept, For “Idiots”

Audi President Johan de Nysschen called anyone interested in buying an electric car an "idiot" but that hasn't stopped the company from making another all-electric concept also called the Audi e-Tron, the second electric sports car since the Johan's remarks. » 1/11/10 1:25pm 1/11/10 1:25pm

Audi U.S. Prez: Politicos Should Be Powertrain Polygamists

Audi of America President Johan de Nysschen told the National Press Club yesterday "I understand why political leaders have fallen in love with hybrids and electrics... [But] it shouldn't be a monogamous relationship." Ironically, what's that next to him? » 12/15/09 10:00am 12/15/09 10:00am

Audi e-Tron Concept: Driven

The boys at the buff book named after the vehicles they write about took a world-exclusive first-ever double-secret ultra-private test drive of the Audi e-Tron concept. Well, other than the Governator driving it before them. [Automobile] » 12/07/09 10:20am 12/07/09 10:20am

Matt Treats Audi e-tron Right

Where Ray is a forceful, selfish dragon, Matt's all about giving the Audi e-tron what it needs. Ultimately, this explains why Ray has a series of tumultuous relationships with many different cars where Matt's settled in for the long term. » 12/03/09 4:15pm 12/03/09 4:15pm

Audi e-tron: Sexiest Electric Car Concept Ever

When you open your press conference by stating you don't believe electric cars are the future you can't then show the Audi e-tron Concept, right? Well, then it must just be for ze fascination mit electric power, ja? » 12/02/09 6:30pm 12/02/09 6:30pm

New PS3 Game To Include Audi e-Tron Concept

Audi's planning to indoctrinate young volk with Vertical Run, a free game for the PS3. The game is probably the only chance anyone will have to drive the 3,319 Lb-Ft Audi e-tron electric super car concept. [WorldCarFans] » 9/21/09 10:15am 9/21/09 10:15am