Audi's 2.5 TFSI Is Five Cylinders Of Awesome

Five cylinder engines get no love these days. Long considered an oddball configuration with neither the power of a six nor the fuel economy of a four, the straight-five was only ever really embraced by a handful of carmakers. » 7/22/12 3:00pm 7/22/12 3:00pm

Audi RS3 Sportback: Epic Comes In Any Size

The Audi RS3 Sportback, the latest member of the RS performance lineup, proves a small family car can still be awesome. Provided it's got a 340 HP 2.5-liter five-cylinder turbo gas engine and a wagon for an ass. » 11/22/10 8:30am 11/22/10 8:30am

30 Years Of Audi Quattro: Vorsprung Durch Badass

2010 marks the 30th anniversary of Audi's quattro all-wheel-drive system, as well as the car that first brought it to market. With that in mind, let's take a look back. Airborne UrQ hotness, we salute you! » 2/12/10 3:00pm 2/12/10 3:00pm

South African Audi Dealer Claims RS3 Headed To Frankfurt

Audi of Cape Town, South Africa claims an Audi RS3 will be unveiled at next week's Frankfurt Motor Show. Additionally, they believe it will be equipped with the TT's 2.5-liter five-cylinder turbocharged engine developing 335 bhp. Also, quattro. [GermanCarBlog] » 9/07/09 7:15pm 9/07/09 7:15pm

Audi RS3 In Development With TT-RS Turbo Mill?

Not only is the Audi S3 rumored to get bumped up to RS-trim, loose lips are saying it will get the same 340 HP turbo inline-five out of the Audi TT-RS. » 3/17/09 2:00pm 3/17/09 2:00pm

2009 Veritas RS III has 600HP, No Traction Control

The antithesis of current performance car thinking, the 2009 Veritas RS III eschews electronic driving aids for lightweight and high power. Its creators, Vermot AG wanted to give it "true race feeling." Hence the name, which means 'truth' in Latin. A production run of 50 models is now commencing, with a coupe and a GT… » 7/08/08 3:40pm 7/08/08 3:40pm