A3 Cabriolet range sets a new precedents

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First ever S Series compact cabriolet and first quattro-equipped variant join latest soft-top A3 range

 

  • New S3 Cabriolet is now ready to order – first deliveries expected in September
  • 300 PS 2.0 TFSI quattro – 0-62mph in 5.4 seconds, 155mph top speed, combined MPG 39.8, CO2 165g/km – priced from £38,910 OTR
  • Standard equipment highlights include Magnetic Ride and Progressive steering
  • 2.0 TDI with 184 PS now also available for order, as a front-wheel drive manual or S tronic with quattro – prices start from £29,735 OTR

 

Rising temperatures call for a retractable roof, and for the first time in its three-generation history the high performance Audi S3 now has an answer to that call. The all-new 300PS S3 Cabriolet – the first ever soft-top version of the acclaimed high performance compact – is available to order now priced from £38,910 OTR, and is set to arrive with UK customers from September. Continue Reading →

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60mpg V6 TDI Ultra spearheads new generation Audi A7 Sportback range

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Acclaimed five-door coupe is enhanced by a raft of revisions to styling, engines and technology

 

  • New generation A7 Sportback available in the UK from quarter 4 of 2014 – UK pricing to be confirmed nearer to launch
  • Styling enhancements and upgrade to standard LED headlights across the range, interior decor and infotainment improvements, revised EU6-compliant engines and new transmissions
  • New A7 Sportback 3.0 TDI ultra capable of returning up to 60.1mpg with CO2 output from 122g/km
  • S7 Sportback features 450PS and innovative COD technology

 

A new 60mpg V6 TDI ultra model is just one of the highlights of the new generation Audi A7 Sportback range, which has also been refreshed by other new engine configurations, plus new transmissions, new headlights and tail lights and upgraded infotainment systems. The latest incarnation of the multi-talented five-door with the emotional appeal of a coupe, the comfort of a saloon and the practicality of an Avant estate will arrive with its first UK customers in the last quarter of 2014. Continue Reading →

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GM Fuel Cell Fleet Tops 3 Million Miles

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Chevrolet Equinox fuel cell vehicles driven in real world reach milestone.

General Motors’ fleet of fuel cell vehicles recently passed 3 million miles of hydrogen-powered, real-world driving. Some individual vehicles have accumulated more than 120,000 miles. By GM’s estimate, using hydrogen to power these vehicles, the fleet has avoided 157,894 gallons of gasoline consumption. Continue Reading →

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AUDI A3 IS NAMED 2014 WORLD CAR OF THE YEAR

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The Audi A3 is voted ‘number one’ worldwide by industry-leading judges from across the globe

  • Third generation of the premium compact Audi is a world beater
  • Second overall victory for Audi at World Car of the Year Awards
  • A3 now available as a three door, Sportback, Saloon and Cabriolet
  • High performance ‘S’ models can now be selected in all body styles

The Audi A3, the premium compact bestseller from the brand with the four rings, is the 2014 World Car of the Year. This is the second overall title for Audi in the ten year history of the World Car of the Year Awards as the Audi A6 won the inaugural overall title in 2005. Continue Reading →

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