Here’s Why The V8 Audi S4 Is An Awful Used Car

It happened about five months ago. I'm sitting around the house in my underwear, wondering how the hell Drew Carey puts up with all those aging Midwesterners who scream like an airplane-riding infant the second they win a bottle of Listerine. And I get a message from Jalopnik editorial fellow Chris Perkins. » 12/30/14 3:00pm 12/30/14 3:00pm

The Audi S4 Has Heard All Of The Douchebag Jokes

An Audi S4, that's a nice car. It's so nicely detailed. And you usually notice this when it's following you so closely you can see every metallic flake in the blue paint. » 4/07/14 12:40pm 4/07/14 12:40pm

Hell Yeah You Can Drift An Audi A4...With 800 Horsepower

People are always calling me saying, "Raphael! Raphael! Why do people buy Audis when rear-wheel-drive cars are so much better at drifting?" Well, you can drift an Audi, so long as you try hard enough. » 6/17/13 1:00pm 6/17/13 1:00pm

Would You Rather Drive A Fast Wagon Or A Slow Sports Car?

An ECU-tuned Audi S4 Avant formerly employed as a dog transporter. A spanking new base-model Porsche Cayman. What can these two cars teach us about driving pleasure? Quite a lot, it turns out. » 6/03/13 10:08pm 6/03/13 10:08pm

How To Make An Audi S4 Perform Like An Audi RS4 In Five Seconds

What if there was a way to add about, oh, I don't know, a bunch of horsepower and torque to a car that didn't have it all to begin with. You wouldn't have to turn a single wrench — or even know what a "wrench" was — and the only mechanical knowledge you'd need is knowing what an OBD port was and where to find it. » 4/03/13 3:35pm 4/03/13 3:35pm

How Is A Bentley Continental GT Speed Like An Audi S4?

Having recently driven the Bentley Continental GT Speed convertible, I can attest to the car's strange unwillingness to show its true weight on the road. Masking its gargantuan 5,500-pound bulk is the car's core competency. But as a corporate mate of the Audi S4, another car with nice road attributes, is the… » 3/13/13 4:00pm 3/13/13 4:00pm

Used car dealership and buyer face off over one accidental keystroke

One apparently erroneous digit in an eBay classified listing for an Audi S4 has set off an online feud between a used car dealer in Pennsylvania and the car's would-be buyer. Both claim the other is being unreasonable and neither side seems willing to yield. Here's what happened. » 12/16/11 4:00pm 12/16/11 4:00pm

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

Audi loans press car to jilted customer

When we last checked in with Audi customer service they were slow to react to consumer problems. Apparently, they've learned their lesson, with Audi US Prez Johan de Nyschen personally seeing to a customer with an über delayed car. » 4/08/11 9:15am 4/08/11 9:15am

Truth In Parking: An Audi Fanatic's Ultimate Garage

Every car nut dreams of building the ultimate garage and showing it off to friends/forum members/strangers. This Audi aficionado's garage is impressive, but let's be honest, it's really all about that sexy RS2. » 8/12/10 2:00pm 8/12/10 2:00pm

Audi Charging $46,000 For Yellow Paint

If you go to Audi USA's website and build yourself a new S4, don't select the Imola Yellow paint as it runs a little pricey — $46,000 pricey. Configurator FAIL! UPDATE! » 8/10/10 9:30am 8/10/10 9:30am

John Hennessey Hoons An Audi S4

Speed:Sport:Life's Zerin Dube brought his new Audi S4 to take pics of the VelociRaptor 600 and, before we knew it, John Hennessey himself was in it drag racing me behind his shop. Then more awesome ensued. » 8/05/10 4:00pm 8/05/10 4:00pm

2010 Audi S4

The 2010 Audi S4 drops the 4.2-liter V8 for a 3.0 supercharged V6 with less power and a strange "T" badge. Is that the recipe for a sport sedan finally capable of besting arch-rival BMW and making our 2010 Best10? » 1/06/10 12:00pm 1/06/10 12:00pm

Teen Crashes Audi S4 At 155MPH, Police Get Hold Of YouTube Video

A Wisconsin teen survived unscathed after crashing his Audi S4 while joyriding at 155mph, then posting the video to YouTube. There's three things right there explaining why the cops weren't so happy. » 5/01/09 12:30pm 5/01/09 12:30pm

Vorsprung Von Stoß-Esel: Audi S4 Races Skier Down Snowy Slalom Course

This isn't the first skiing-related 2009 Audi S4 advert, but while the previous one amazed us with CG artistry, this one's for real. Snowy slalom + TFSI V6 + AWD = awesome in our book. » 3/10/09 2:00pm 3/10/09 2:00pm

Vorsprung Durch Skifahren? Audi S4 Snow Skis Through... San Francisco?!

We don't get the 333 HP 2009 Audi S4 here in the US just yet, but that doesn't mean it can't be advertised in Germany with downhill skiing through the streets of San Francisco. Huh? » 1/30/09 7:00pm 1/30/09 7:00pm

Audi RS4 Avant Crashes In Racing Action At 2008 Audi Driver…

At this year's annual Audi Driver International » 10/15/08 2:45pm 10/15/08 2:45pm held in the village of Castle Combe, England, a most terrible thing happened on the track: A driver lost control of his and thoroughly stuffed it into the wall. Thankfully nobody was hurt, as the safety systems did their jobs, but the video of the wagon tragedy…

2009 Audi S4 Sedan, Avant Revealed Ahead Of Paris

We've been showered with photos and details of the new Audi S4 Sedan » 9/23/08 9:30am 9/23/08 9:30am and ahead of the official unveiling and the numbers do look good. Using supercharging and direct injection, the folks in Ingolstadt have managed to squeeze 333 HP out of the 3.0-liter V6, good for a 5.1 second 0-to-62 run while still returning an…

Audi RS4 and RS5 To Keep Fat V8 Power, Leave Superchargers For Lesser…

A report at Fourtitude says highly placed sources are stating the pending B8 Audi RS4 and the first edition of the Audi RS5 will be sporting a massaged version of the 4.2-liter V8 currently in the RS4 and R8. The mill would be getting a boost from 420 HP to 450-470 ponies, most resulting from opening up the… » 7/28/08 4:20pm 7/28/08 4:20pm