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Audi Unveils Sport Quattro Concept in Berlin

Audi Unveils Sport Quattro Concept in Berlin

Sep 4 2013, 12:00pm CDT | by

Sport Quattro concept produces 700 hp

Audi has officially unveiled a new concept car in Berlin called the Sport Quattro. The vehicle is a two door coupe and uses a plug-in hybrid powertrain. The total power of the hybrid powertrain is...

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Audi Unveils Sport Quattro Concept in Berlin

Sep 4 2013, 12:00pm CDT | by

Sport Quattro concept produces 700 hp

Audi has officially unveiled a new concept car in Berlin called the Sport Quattro. The vehicle is a two door coupe and uses a plug-in hybrid powertrain. The total power of the hybrid powertrain is 700 hp. The concept car has a wheelbase of 109.61 inches and is 181.18 inches long.

It uses Audi's new Matrix LED technology headlights that will be available by the end of the year in a production automobile. The vehicle is powered by a 4.0-liter twin turbo V8 engine producing 560 hp and 516.29 pounds-foot of torque.

The electric motor is located between the engine and transmission and produces 100 kW and 295 pound-foot of torque on its own. The car is capable of driving 31 miles on electricity alone. The top speed is estimated at 189 mph and the car should be able to hit 62 mph in 3.7 seconds.


1 hour ago

BMW celebrates with M4 DTM Champion Edition

Oct 21 2014 7:19am CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Coupe, Performance, BMW Go back just a few seasons, and Germany's DTM touring car series was a straight-up competition between Audi and Mercedes-Benz. But BMW rejoined the race in 2012, winning both the drivers' and constructors' titles on its first year back and celebrating with a special matte-black M3 DTM Champion Edition. Last season, it won the constructors' championship but not the driv ...
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3 hours ago

2018 Volkswagen Touareg Spy Shots

Oct 21 2014 5:00am CDT | Source: Motor Authority

It may look like an Audi Q7 but pictured here is actually a very early test mule for the third-generation Volkswagen Touareg, which we expect on market in the second half of 2017, as a 2018 model. The current Touareg was all-new for 2011 and just received a mid-cycle update for ...
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11 hours ago

Autoblog Podcast #402 goes LIVE at 10PM Eastern!

Oct 20 2014 8:40pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Etc., Audi We're almost ready to record Episode #402 of the Autoblog Podcast! You can check out the topics below, add your own to the Q&A and join us live via UStream, as well. Keep reading for our embedded UStream player, and thanks for listening! Discussion Topics for Autoblog Podcast Episode #402 Audi A3 TDI road trip Luxury features we're ashamed to love Continue reading Au ...
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14 hours ago

Audi's autonomous driving on a fast track

Oct 20 2014 6:17pm CDT | Source: KBB

As promised, Audi used the finale of the German Touring Car Championship to give its one-off autonomous RS7 Concept a very public test on Germany's Hocke ...
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14 hours ago

Audi reveals new TT spec racer

Oct 20 2014 5:42pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Motorsports, Coupe, Europe, Audi, Racing We've seen the coupe. We've seen the convertible. We're still waiting on word of the next variant, but before it arrives, Audi has revealed the racing version of the new TT. Set to form the backbone of the inaugural Audi Sport TT Cup, the competition-spec sports coupe is closely based on the production version packs the same 2.0-liter turbo four and six-speed dual-clutch tra ...
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14 hours ago

2015 Lincoln MKC 2.3 EcoBoost AWD Tested: Comfort and Confidence in a Great Escape

Oct 20 2014 5:36pm CDT | Source: Car and Driver

A decade from now, automotive gods willing and if everything goes according to plan, we might recognize this MKC as Lincoln’s great escape. That’s escape with a lowercase “e.” Because while the MKC is based on the Ford Escape, Lincoln has finally, gently broken free from its reputation for building overpriced, reskinned Fords. The rudderless luxury brand appears to be gradually learning the fine art of parts sharing that has been so ...
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15 hours ago

2015 Harley-Davidson Touring Lineup | Preview

Oct 20 2014 5:16pm CDT | Source: Ultimate Motorcycling

2015 Harley-Davidson Ultra Classic 2015 Harley-Davidson Touring Lineup The top Harley-Davidson models are always the touring bikes. For 2015, there are nine models to choose from. Following are brief previews of each model. 2015 Harley-Davidson Road Glide 2015 Harley-Davidson FLTRX Road Glide One immediately noticeable change to the famous Road Glide is the new contour of the fairing. Shaped by hours of wind tunnel testing, the new frame-mounted fairing features ...
Source: Ultimate Motorcycling   Full article at: Ultimate Motorcycling


15 hours ago

Submit your questions for Autoblog Podcast #402 LIVE!

Oct 20 2014 4:46pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Hot on the heels of Autoblog Podcast #401, we're set to record Autoblog Podcast #402 this evening. Check out the topics below or drop us your questions and comments via the Q&A module. And don't forget to subscribe to the Autoblog Podcast in iTunes if you haven't already done so. To take it all in live, tune in to our UStream (audio only) channel at 10:00 PM Eastern tonight. Discussion Topics For ...
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16 hours ago

Dodge Prices 2015 Charger Lineup

Oct 20 2014 4:22pm CDT | Source: Cars.com

Hot on the 2015 Dodge Challenger's trail of burnt rubber comes its four-door muscle-car mate, the Charger. Chrysler has announced pricing on the newly updated Charger lineup — including the 707-horsepower SRT Hellcat — with the starting price of all but one model increasing by no more than $1,000. The base SE trim starts at $28,990, including a $995 destination charge. That's $1,000 more than the 2014 version, but Chrysler s ...
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Shane is a self described car aficionado. He loves muscle cars, but also knows how green cars work. He has years of experience in testing cars and writes about cars with deeply felt emotions.


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