Audi

VW and Audi cars have infotainment systems vulnerable to remote hacking

VW and Audi cars have infotainment systems vulnerable to remote hacking

A cybersecurity firm called Computest has found that the infotainment systems inside some Audi and VW cars is vulnerable to remote hacking. The researchers who discovered the issue are Daan Keuper and Thijs Alkemade. The researchers say that they have confirmed these exploits using a VW Golf GTE and an Audi A3 Sportback e-tron model.

Continue Reading

Audi’s e-tron SUV 95 kWh battery makes a debut Tesla would be proud of

Audi’s e-tron SUV 95 kWh battery makes a debut Tesla would be proud of

Audi gets an A for showmanship, introducing the world’s first 95kWh battery for the upcoming all-electric Audi e-tron SUV in a lighting-filled Faraday cage. Typically, you wouldn't want the sort of high voltages your EV relies on to be visibly dancing around the car, but a big battery deserves a big splash. When it reaches the road, mind, the e-tron's bleeding-edge power tech will be an even bigger deal.

Continue Reading

2019 Audi A6 Avant: 5 things you should know

2019 Audi A6 Avant: 5 things you should know

Crossovers and SUVs may be today's big thing, but the 2019 Audi A6 Avant proves wagons can be just as appealing - or even more so. The new A6 Avant - "Avant" being the German automaker's branding for this particular body style - takes the A6 sedan and lengthens it in a deeply pleasing way, with a rakish tilt to the rear glass and a general tapering to the lines that emphasize the A6's existing good looks. Read on for five things you should know about this handsome new wagon.

Continue Reading

Audi A6 Avant is the sexy wagon we want

Audi A6 Avant is the sexy wagon we want

Audi has unveiled the new A6 Avant and it is a dead sexy wagon that we deserve here in the States. The Avant is 16.4-feet long and has a sporty, but elegant design that looks fantastic. The car is 6.2-feet wide and 4.8-feet high with a larger interior than the outgoing model. It also promises more front and rear elbow room and more knee room for rear seat passengers.

Continue Reading

At this price, the 2018 Audi R8 RWS is a future classic

At this price, the 2018 Audi R8 RWS is a future classic

Audi has priced up its beguiling - and very limited edition - 2018 R8 RWS, the rear-wheel drive version of its R8 supercar. Designed to give those wanting a taste of something different from Audi Sport's usual quattro all-wheel drive fare a little excitement, the coupe trades go-anywhere grip for something more unusual.

Continue Reading

This 815hp Audi EV is literally Gran Turismo made real

This 815hp Audi EV is literally Gran Turismo made real

Your eyes do not deceive you: this new, outlandish Audi racer isn't CGI, or a teaser for the PlayStation 5's graphical talents. In fact, it's a full-sized, fully functional, and very, very powerful real life version of the Audi e-tron Vision Gran Turismo.

Continue Reading

2018 Audi R8 RWS first drive: Rear-wheel drive rarity

2018 Audi R8 RWS first drive: Rear-wheel drive rarity

All-wheel drive systems in sports cars like the Audi R8 are a little like boxing gloves, in that the added safeguards give the people behind them the confidence to attack past their usual means. A bare-knuckle pugilist is less likely to put hand-bones vs face-bones to the test with a full force skull punch, but shod them with a padded mitt, and they’ll have no issue ringing the other guy’s bell all night long.

Continue Reading

2019 Audi RS 5 Sportback is a 5-door coupe with 444 HP

2019 Audi RS 5 Sportback is a 5-door coupe with 444 HP

The Audi RS 5 Coupe has only been on sale in the US for a few weeks, and tonight Audi unveiled the Sportback version of the RS 5 in New York City. The 2019 RS 5 Sportback marks the seventh new Audi Sport entry. With seating for five, the 444 hp TFSI biturbo V6 coupled with quattro sport rear differential promises exceptional performance and handling.

Continue Reading

Audi E-Tron GT all-electric super sedan previewed

Audi E-Tron GT all-electric super sedan previewed

Audi is working on an all-electric Grand Tourer, a sleek four-door sedan which should not only give Tesla some sleepless nights but do plenty to push EVs into the limelight. Previewed in prototype form at Audi's Annual Press Conference in Ingolstadt, Germany today, the Audi E-Tron GT promises zero-emissions but no shortage of performance or luxury.

Continue Reading

Audi’s V2I green-light countdown spreads to Washington, DC

Audi’s V2I green-light countdown spreads to Washington, DC

Audi's traffic light information system, which gives drivers a "time to green" countdown on their dashboard as they wait their turn, is expanding to a new city. The system launched in Las Vegas, Nevada, back in 2016, but after getting the green light in Washington, D.C. is now supported in eight different cities across the US.

Continue Reading

2019 Audi A6 gives luxury sedan a huge tech injection

2019 Audi A6 gives luxury sedan a huge tech injection

Audi's high-tech reinvention of its luxury sedan range continues, with the 2019 Audi A6 the latest to break cover. Making its official debut at the Geneva Motor Show 2018 next week, the new A6 brings the German automaker's full-size sedan into its eighth generation, borrowing gadgetry from the larger and more expensive 2019 Audi A8.

Continue Reading

Audi V2I toll payment tech integration arrives in select models this year

Audi V2I toll payment tech integration arrives in select models this year

Audi has announced in-vehicle toll tech that'll make commuting easier for frequent travelers. The automaker will be the first to offer vehicle-integrated toll payment tech, which will be available in certain models starting later this year. The system will be compatible with tolls in the US, Mexico, and Canada, enabling drivers to automatically pay for tolls anywhere in North America.

Continue Reading

Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 Next