Over the Back Fence: Audi RS4 Convertible Coming to the US?

The proper chaps at Automobile offer a glimmer of hope for those lamenting the Europe-only status of Audi's RS4 Cabriolet. According to one unnamed product planner, the book may not be closed on a US version. No similar ghost of a chance for the RS4 Avant, you wagoneers. A 420-hp Avant won't be coming to the parking… » 4/20/07 11:53am 4/20/07 11:53am

New York Auto Show: Global Schmobal, 2007 World Car of the Year Awards

The major product offensive launched by Audi has paid off at the 2007 World Car of the Year Awards. The redesigned Audi TT took Design of the Year, and the RS4 cleaned up World Performance Car for two globe-shaped trophies to add to the display case back at Audi global HQ. The Mercedes-Benz E320 Bluetec used a high… » 4/05/07 12:30pm 4/05/07 12:30pm

Jalopnik Reviews: 2006 Audi RS4 - He Said Supercar, He Said 'Meh' Edition - Part 1

After the enthusiastic embrace of the initial, "He Drove/He Drove" Ford Edge review, Mr. Michael Spinelli did what any good editor would do — call the boys and yell, "Again! Again! Do it again!" Reality being what it is (poor, impoverished auto-journos living thousands of miles apart) Mike "Likes to Pray" Austin was… » 10/30/06 12:00pm 10/30/06 12:00pm

Geneva Premiere: Audi Lets Fly the RS4 Cabriolet

Audi made good with its promise to extend its RS4 performance line into the heretofore untapped high-performance droptop market. Purists will lament the lack of a roof to keep the 420-hp V8 from twisting the frame into an Aunte Anne's pretzel, but the company says some particular beefing up has taken place within to… » 2/28/06 11:55am 2/28/06 11:55am

Ooh! We're Shuddering! RS4 Cabrio to Happen in Geneva

Oh sweet mother of various and sundry holy things! Audi's debuting the RS4 droptop in Geneva. And you know, that's all we really need to say about that, other than that it induces some measure of delerium-tremens-reminiscent vibration throughout our whole being. Can we have one? Please? Or at least go on the junket? » 2/20/06 2:50pm 2/20/06 2:50pm

Audi in Toyland: Scale Model Means RS4 Avant on the Way?

The German Car Blog posted a shot of a scale model of a new Audi RS4 Avant — though the full-sized version has yet to be seen. Since Audi has a habit of building scale models of its cars to give as gifts to press folks and other impressionable classes, the model likely means the 1:1 scale version is nigh. As if this … » 10/26/05 3:12pm 10/26/05 3:12pm