Video: Can an Air Suspension Solve the "One Car for Everything" Problem?

As I noted when I reviewed the 2014 Porsche Panamera Turbo recently, not everyone wants what I want, which is to say that not everyone wants 6 cars in their garage, each with a very specific purpose. For most people, that's just not realistic. A lot of these people want one car that does it all: practicality for the… » 10/15/13 3:32pm 10/15/13 3:32pm

Why the Audi S4 Avant and BMW 535 Touring are Future Classics

As you may have noticed there are a number of readers who are, shall we say, a bit fanatical about the wagon body style. I can’t think of anyone in particular at the moment, but trust me, they are among us. It is also no secret that in the U.S. lovers of long-roofs and ample cargo space are often forgotten by… » 7/29/13 10:33am 7/29/13 10:33am

For $8,500, UR an S4 owner

Audi's badge is four interlocking rings, which represent the quartet of makes that combined to form the Auto Union. Today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe S4 may not carry that badge on its nose, but is it also saddled with a price that will make it hard for the seller to lock up a deal? » 12/19/11 8:00am 12/19/11 8:00am

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

How much fun can you have with a twin-turbo Audi?

Late last year, reader Chris Ostberg sent in a video showing his two-year-old daughter enjoying a ride in an Audi R8. Here's a look at Ostberg's hotter ride — a twin-turbo 2001 Audi S4 that's been to the Nürburgring and back. » 4/26/11 1:00pm 4/26/11 1:00pm

Audi gives British royal family a 60% discount on new cars

As the world gears up to gape at the wedding of one Kate Middleton into the barrel of jug-eared inbreds known as the British royal family, Audi has figured out a way to turn the royals into silent spokesmodels. » 4/18/11 2:30pm 4/18/11 2:30pm

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

How To Take Car Photos With An iPhone

In the spirit of Chase Jarvis's excellent book The Best Camera is the One That's With You, I've recently started shooting cars with my iPhone 3GS. Who knew that tiny little lens had soul? » 4/05/10 12:00pm 4/05/10 12:00pm

Today’s Ad-vant Calendar Surprise is a Sweet $21,000 S4 Avant!

At one point Audi released a five-cylinder engine because four ist too small, und six ist too big. Now Nice Price or Crack Pipe has an S4 with a V8 crammed under its hood. Ain't progress grand? » 12/18/09 8:00am 12/18/09 8:00am

Forza Motorsports 3 Hot Holiday DLC Pack: What's Inside

If you're one of the million gamers laying virtual tracks in Forza Motorsports 3, the Hot Holiday DLC pack offers ten cars with a combined 5,649 HP. Below, discover why you'll want these bruisers in your virtual garage. » 12/08/09 2:30pm 12/08/09 2:30pm

Audi Putting Next S4, S5 On Crash Diet

The chaps at Car und Driver report Audi will put the next S4 and S5 on diets to trim 20% of their heft with lighter materials and smaller, higher strung engines. » 3/13/09 5:45pm 3/13/09 5:45pm

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

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

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

2010 Audi S4 To Reveal New Supercharged V6

It looks like Audi's got a V6 planned for the next generation of the S4. Yes, if Car und Driver's sources are correct, the 2010 Audi S4 will get an all-new forced-induction 3.0-liter V6 — potentially wearing the designation of 3.0T — under the hood. The big buff book believes this new supercharged V6 will generate… » 4/24/08 10:40am 4/24/08 10:40am