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Audi CEO pledges one electric (or electrified) car each year

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Audi is a little behind fellow German automaker BMW in the area of electrified autos, but it has a plan in place to address this shortcoming. Green Audi Q6 Future Cars e-Tron plug-in cars

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Audi equipping new models in Europe with Audi connect SIM

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Audi is now equipping its new models that use the second-generation modular infotainment platform with Audi connect SIM.

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Audi Q6 e-Tron Quattro Electric Car Production Site In 2018 Chosen

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Audi has announced that it will build its upcoming all-electric SUV in Belgium. Tron Audi e-tron plug-in cars Audi Q6 Q6The German carmaker says it will dedicate an existing plant in Brussels to the new electric model, which will start production in 2018.

Audi Q8 h-Tron Quattro Concept Swaps In Hydrogen Fuel Cell For e-Tron's Battery

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Hot on the heels of the all-electric Audi e-Tron Quattro Concept it revealed last fall, VW Group's luxury brand Audi has released a second iteration of the same concept. The orange Audi h-Tron. hydrogen e-Tron quattro Audi Q8

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Audi starts 7-speed transmission production in China

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Together with Volkswagen Automatic Transmission Tianjin (VWATJ), Audi is inaugurating a new transmission plant in the northern China harbor city of Tianjin. The plant will supply highly efficient 7-speed S tronic transmissions for the new Audi A4 L and other locally produced models. —Joachim Wedler, President of Audi China.

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Audi deepening partnerships with Alibaba, Baidu and Tencent on connected cars in China

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In China, Audi has signed tripartite memorandums of understanding (MOUs) with Alibaba, Baidu, and Tencent respectively. Click to enlarge.

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Audi & FAW sign strategic growth plan for China; focus on electrification and digitalization; 5 more e-tron models

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Audi AG and FAW Group have crafted a strategic growth plan for China. Audi Research & Development center in Beijing. Click to enlarge.

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Audi regenerative shock absorber recaptures energy

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Audi has developed a prototype suspension system that uses the motion of shock absorbers to generate electricity as well. Regenerative braking is commonly used in hybrids and electric cars to recover energy normally lost as heat during braking. But that isn't the only potential source of energy in cars that may be going to waste.

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Audi & NVIDIA partner to deliver fully automated driving with AI starting in 2020; piloted Q7 w/ neural network CES demo

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Audi announced a partnership with NVIDIA to use artificial intelligence in delivering highly automated vehicles starting in 2020.

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Dominant Audi racing team dumps diesel hybrids for electric power

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Over the past decade and a half, Audi has built a racing dynasty. Bring its Le Mans sibling into rush-hour traffic Audi will pull. The German luxury automaker has dominated the 24 Hours of Le Mans endurance race, one of the most prestigious events in motorsports. But that dominance is coming to an end.

Audi Q7 e-Tron 3.0 TDI Quattro: First Drive Of Diesel Plug-In Hybrid SUV

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Last week may not have been the ideal time for Audi to show off its second plug-in hybrid vehicle, since its Q7 e-tron SUV is powered by a 3.0-liter V-6 turbodiesel engine. Plug-In Hybrids Future Cars Diesel hybrid plug-in cars Audi Q7 e-tron

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Audi Offers Gift Cards To TDI Diesel Owners Too

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But those cars also include Audi. TDI Audi A3 TDI Volkswagen diesel scandalWhile investigations into the company's TDI diesel-emissions cheating continue, the U.S. arm of Volkswagen recently tried to soothe customer feelings with a "goodwill" package.

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Electric VW Phaeton Delayed To 2020, May Use Audi e-Tron Quattro Powertrain

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VW Audi e-tron plug-in carsThe Volkswagen Phaeton luxury sedan hasn't been sold in the U.S. in years, but if it does return, it will have an electric powertrain. Volkswagen's Board of Management mentioned an electric Phaeton in an announcement on the company's near-term strategy last month.

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Audi e-Tron Electric Car To Offer 150-kW Quick Charging Sites

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Audi e-tron plug-in cars Fast Charging Tesla Supercharger Combined Charging Standard (CCS It’s increasingly clear that the German prestige brands plan to launch luxury electric cars that will go head-to-head with upstart Tesla Motors and its Model S and Model X. The German brands must also provide pervasive networks of fast-charging.

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Audi Buys Patents For Fuel-Cell Technology From Ballard Systems

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Audi announced today that it will acquire a package of patents from fuel-cell company Ballard Power Systems, which it says will be applied across all VW Group brands. DON''T MISS: Audi A7

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Audi ups A3 Sportback e-tron PHEV technology offerings for US MY2017; virtual cockpit

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The A3 Sportback e-tron continues to be a success for Audi, representing nearly 13% of all A3 sales in the US. seconds.

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2016 Audi A3 e-Tron Plug-In Hybrid: U.S. Arrival Now October

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By now, you'd be forgiven for thinking that the 2016 Audi A3 e-tron plug-in hybrid is missing in action. When Audi unveiled the U.S. Plug-In Hybrids plug-in cars Audi A3 e-tronThat long wait now appears to have lengthened a bit more.

New Audi Q2 crossover available to order

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Audi’s new Q2, the company’s first crossover, is now available to order with three specification levels available from launch – SE, Sport and S line.

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Audi electric SUV to carry e-tron name (not Q6), a la first quattro

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We've known for sometime that Audi will launch an all-electric utility vehicle in 2018, but there has been some confusion about what it will be called. It was widely believed that the SUV would carry the Q6 e-tron name, stemming from both its position in the Audi lineup and its use of an electrified powertrain.

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2nd Audi Autonomous Driving Cup

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Audi Electronic Venture GmbH ( AEV ), a fully owned Audi subsidiary, is holding the second Audi Autonomous Driving Cup from 22-24 March 2016. Eight university teams will take part in the competition at the Audi museum mobile in Ingolstadt. Our engineers at Audi likewise use the ADTF development environment.

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Audi of America to pilot shared fleet service in North Carolina before 2017 debut

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Audi of America is piloting the new service “Audi shared fleet” at a technology incubator in Durham, North Carolina ahead of a national rollout of the corporate car-sharing service in 2017. Three fully accessorized, 2017 Audi A4 sedans will be available on demand and ready for use. complex. million in start-up capital. Brief

Audi e-tron vs Jaguar I-Pace vs Mercedes EQ: electric luxury SUVs compared

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Audi e-tron plug-in cars I-PaceAfter sales of 150,000 or more electric luxury cars from Tesla Motors over four years, the first major wave of long-range electric cars from established luxury automakers is now on the way.

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First Look: 2013 Audi Q5 Hybrid

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That certainly seems to be the case with the Audi Q5 Hybrid Quattro. At this time, Audi has not released pricing details for the Q5 Hybrid.

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Audi launches new e-gas fuelled A3

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Audi is to launch a new version of its popular A3 which will be able to run on entirely renewable fuel.

Audi Q6 Electric 'SUV Coupe' Arrives In 2018 Or 2019: CEO

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It's now clear that we'll see a slew of all-electric luxury vehicles with ranges of 200 miles or more from German makers Audi, BMW, and Mercedes-Benz starting in 2017 or 2018. Green Audi Q6 Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) Five-door coupe Future Cars plug-in carsThe current BMW.

Audi Q6 e-Tron All-Electric 'Coupe SUV' Confirmed For 2018

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Over the next few years, the German luxury establishment--including Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, and Porsche--is expected to launch a barrage of electric car models in a belated attempt to take on startup Tesla Motors. For some time, it's been understood that one of those models will be an all-electric SUV from Audi. plug-in cars Audi Q

One-Quarter Of All Audis To Be Electric In 10 Years, Company Says

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Audi expects that 25 percent of the cars it sells just 10 years hence will be either battery-electric or plug-in hybrid models. And it came directly from Scott Keogh, president of Audi of America, in front of a packed media audience at the Los Angeles Auto Show. DON'T MISS: Audi e-Tron Electric Car.

2016 Audi A3 e-Tron Sportback: First Drive Of Audi's Plug-In Hybrid

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The 2016 Audi A3 e-tron Sportback is the German luxury brand's first plug-in vehicle to go on sale in North America--and by all indications, the company is serious about making it a success.

Audi headlights are officially fuel savers

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According to the EU Commission, its LED headlights have officially been certified as green: helping an Audi A6 (pictured) to [.].

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Audi introduces Q7 e-tron quattro diesel PHEV SUV at Geneva; 138 mpg US

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Audi introduced the Q7 e-tron quattro plug-in hybrid ( earlier post ) at the Geneva show. hybrid vehicles, the Audi Q7 e?tron The Q7 e?tron

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Audi Q7 e-Tron Plug-In Hybrid Will Be Gasoline, Not Diesel, For U.S. And China

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No diesel hybrids are now sold in North America, but diesel enthusiasts have lately been salivating over the Audi Q7 e-tron quattro diesel plug-in hybrid formally launched at the Geneva Motor Show. Sadly for those TDI fans, Audi will limit that model to European sale. Plug-In Hybrids Diesel hybrid plug-in cars Audi Q7 e-tron

Audi draws up blueprints for new electric cars

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Audi is believed to have drawn up blueprints for high performance electric cars, as part of plans to take on Tesla and its fellow German brands.

Efficiency, Performance From Audi's Electric Turbo Prototype

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Audi has used them for many years on its gasoline and diesel models, and has now put its latest "Turbo" was the word to have on your car in the 1980s. Preferably in huge, bright script, completely out of correlation with the car''s actual performance.

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Audi A7 piloted driving concept “Jack” now driving more naturally

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Jack exhibits a driving style that is adaptive to the given situation, safe and especially interactive, Audi says. Source: Audi.

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Audi launches Traffic Light Information V2I service in the US starting in Las Vegas

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Audi is the first manufacturer to launch Vehicle-to-Infrastructure (V2I) technology in the US, with the deployment of Traffic Light Information in select 2017 Audi A4, Q7 and allroad models in Las Vegas. —Audi of America President Scott Keogh. Earlier post.). —Tina Quigley, RTC General Manager. Brief

Green light for Audi traffic information system

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The system uses in-car internet to create a link between the car and the traffic light network i[.].

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2017 Audi R8 e-tron: First Details For New All-Electric Sports Car

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Before next week''s official debut of the second-generation Audi R8 sports car at the Geneva Motor Show, Audi released some advance information—including the first official details about the all-electric R8 e-tron sports car that will soon follow the gasoline version.

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Audi introduces new efficient diesel models

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A whole new line-up of diesel engines has been introduced by Audi as part of its "ultra" strategy: and the emphasis is firmly on fuel economy.

Audi V-6 TDI Diesels May Require Only Simple Fixes: CEO

Green Car Reports

But for the other set of VW Group diesel engines, the 3.0-liter V-6 TDI units used in Audi, Porsche, and Volkswagen vehicles, Audi's CEO says the fix may be simple. While Volkswagen has submitted details of proposed fixes for its 2.0-liter four-cylinder TDI diesel models to the EPA, no details of the changes required have emerged.

Audi unveils h-tron quattro fuel cell SUV concept at Detroit; MLB evo platform

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The Audi h-tron quattro concept combines an Audi fifth-generation fuel cell stack delivering up to 110 kW with a power-optimized 1.8

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