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Audi Will Debut RS Q3 SUV in Geneva

Audi Will Debut RS Q3 SUV in Geneva

Feb 22 2013, 8:39am CST | by

First RS SUV offered from Audi

Audi has announced that it will be debuting its first SUV to get RS treatment in Geneva. At the Geneva Motor Shell Audi will unveil the new RS Q3 that is based on the concept that originally...

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Audi Will Debut RS Q3 SUV in Geneva

Feb 22 2013, 8:39am CST | by

First RS SUV offered from Audi

Audi has announced that it will be debuting its first SUV to get RS treatment in Geneva. At the Geneva Motor Shell Audi will unveil the new RS Q3 that is based on the concept that originally appeared at Auto China in 2012. The RS Q3 will use a 2.5-liter five-cylinder engine.

The engine is rated for 310 hp and promises to push the vehicle to 100 km an hour in 5.5 seconds with a top speed electronically limited to 250 km an hour. The RS version gets a high gloss black honeycomb grille, RS bumpers, a Quattro emblem, and sports suspension. The special suspension lowers the car by 25 mm.

The standard interior has piano black inlays with optional aluminum race or carbon fiber available. The vehicle is expected to go on sale in Europe this fall and no plans to launch the car in the US have been announced at this time. Pricing is unknown.

 
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2015 Dodge Durango: What's Changed

Sep 1 2014 11:01pm CDT | Source: Cars.com

Most significant changes: New Blacktop and Rallye Appearance packages, Beats by Dre audio Price change: TBD On sale: Late 2014 Which should you buy, 2014 or 2015? 2014 Dodge's seven-passenger Durango SUV received a pretty major update for the 2014 model year, bringing new powertrains, styling and interior appointments to the big traditional truck, so for 2015 Dodge is limiting changes to making the Durango look and sound even cooler. Related: 2014 Dodge Durango Expert Review The pop ...
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Mercedes-AMG GT to debut on September 9

Sep 1 2014 4:02pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Coupe, Performance, Videos, Mercedes-Benz Mercedes-Benz kept the SLR McLaren around for a solid eight years. The SLS AMG hasn't even been around for five, but already Benz is preparing to roll out its next sports car. We've been anticipating the arrival of the new Mercedes-AMG GT for some time now, but now we've got the exact date of its debut. This latest video gives us plenty of figures to chew on, from the amount of camouflage sheets used to wrap the prototypes ...
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Jaguar XF

Sep 1 2014 11:46am CDT | Source: The Car Connection

The Jaguar XF is a luxurious and powerful mid-size sedan that’s also the most affordable way to get into a Jag--at least, until the 2016 Jaguar XE comes along. The XF is a rival for vehicles like the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, Audi A6, Cadillac CTS, and the BMW 5-Series. As a Concept C-XF, first shown at the 2007 Detroit auto show, the Jagu ...
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McLaren MP4 12C "Velocita - Wind Edition" By DMC

Sep 1 2014 11:00am CDT | Source: Top Speed

The McLaren MP4-12C may no longer be in production, but the powerful sports car is still popular among enthusiasts. In fact, McLaren is still offering updates for it while, some tuning companies are still getting requests to enhance the 12C’s appearance and powertrain. One such shop is DMC, mostly known for meddling with Italian supercars wearing Ferrari and Lamborghini badges.Their latest project is dubbed "Velocita" and was crafted for an unnamed Saudi owner who p ...
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These Sketches Show The Amazing Audi GT1 Race Car That Never Was

Sep 1 2014 10:00am CDT | Source: Jalopnik

(Our friends at Audi enthusiast site Fourtitude had a chance to get an inside look at Audi's stillborn GT1 and GT2 racing efforts from the late 1990s, efforts that became the Le Mans dominating R8. Here, designer Peter Stevens discusses wha ...
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Video: Jaguar XE Teased One More Time Before September 8 Unveiling

Sep 1 2014 10:00am CDT | Source: Top Speed

Jaguar has launched a new teaser for the XE, ahead of the compact sedan’s official unveiling on September 8th, 2014. Much like the Land Rover Discovery Sport’s interior teaser video, which ties the company’s future with that of the space program, the new XE footage revolves around the Royal Air Force’s Red Arrows aerobatic team. In fact, the XE only makes a brief appearance in the video, being shown as it is transported b ...
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Lambo considering Huracán GT3 for United SportsCar Championship

Sep 1 2014 8:03am CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Motorsports, Coupe, Lamborghini, Racing With all the versions of the Gallardo that Lamborghini made over the course of that model's dozen year lifecycle, we knew the debut of the new Huracán would only be the start. And now we're getting an idea of what Sant'Agata has in store. Before too long, there'll be a new Spyder, and likely a rear-drive version as well. But racing teams are more eagerly an ...
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Audi R8 rams under A7 on highway, caught by dashcam

Sep 1 2014 6:40am CDT | Source: World Car Fans

­A crash on a Brazilian highway was caught by a dashcam between an Audi R8 and an Audi A7 and posted on youtube over the past ...
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Lamando is Chinese for VW Jetta CC [w/video]

Aug 31 2014 4:05pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Sedan, China, Videos, Volkswagen, Misc. Auto Shows Volkswagen is not messing around when it characterizes its new MQB architecture as modular. It's already underpinning the VW Golf, Audi A3, Seat Leon and Skoda Octavia, and will soon form the basis for many more. And here is the latest. Unveiled at the Chengdu Motor Show in China this weekend is the new Volkswagen Lamando, a four-door coupe similar in size to a Jetta but with ...
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