Is Audi readying a new dual-clutch transmission for its R8? It seems so. Two Audi R8s have reportedly been spotted in Austrian Alps while testing its new dual-clutch transmission.
The Audi R8GT has been delivered to its first customer in the UK. The mean machine is a Limited Edition version in the Audi R8 series. The Phantom Black high-performance sports car was passed on to its new proud owner at the Audi Forum in Neckarsulm. A total of 333 envied units of this luxury sports model have been sold out in 23 countries within weeks of release.
Audi has officially unveiled the 2012 Audi Q3 ahead of schedule. The vehicle was actually supposed to make its debut at the Shanghai Auto Show. The automobile comes equipped with a single-frame grille, a sloping roofline and a wraparound tailgate like that of the Q5 and Q7. The interior sports the A1 -inspired cabin as well as a spacious boot.
Audi has announced its new plans with regard to the United States market place. The auto maker giant plans to launch diesel models of A6, A8, and Q5. As you already know, TDI engine variants of A3 and Q7 are now available. The new move will add on to this line up. However, the company has no plans to offer a diesel version of A4. But the redesigned model of the same is released in the year 2014 or 2015.
You might remember, Porsche was planning to introduce a 4-cylinder engine on its new small roadster. Latest buzz indicates that the carmaker is indeed developing a flat four engine for the mini roadster, Boxster, Cayman and even the 911.
Audi will not be producing a new RS4. Instead of making a new RS4, the company has decided to go ahead and make a few changes to the RS6 . The new RS6 is likely to be equipped with a powerful twin-turbo V8 engine that pumps out 600 PS (441 kW / 592 bhp) similar to the RS7.