Audi

  • Audi bets big on its upcoming sedan A3; starts production in India before launch July 20, 2014

    New Delhi: German luxury car maker Audi is betting big on its upcoming sedan A3 to stretch its leadership in the Indian market and has started local production of the model from VW group firm Skoda's Aurangabad plant. The A3 will be the first model from the Audi stable to be...
  • Audi to launch A3 sedan in India on August 7 July 14, 2014

    Audi India will be launching the new A3 sedan on August 7. Touted as Audi's most affordable car in the country, the A3 is expected to be priced at par with the Mercedes-Benz B-Class and BMW 1 Series. While it may be one of the more reasonably priced Audi's in India,...
  • Audi launches upgraded version of A8L car in India at Rs 1.12 crore May 5, 2014

    Mumbai: German luxury carmaker Audi rolled out the upgraded version of its flagship model A8L, priced at Rs 1.12 crore (ex-showroom Delhi) and Rs 1.14 crore (ex-showroom Maharashtra). "The new Audi A8L offers luxury connoisseurs in India excellent comfort, superb craftsmanship, strict lightweight construction and a broad portfolio of high-end...
  • Audi to hike prices from May 1; R8 model to cost Rs 1.68 crore April 17, 2014

    Mumbai: German luxury carmaker Audi said it will hike prices across the models by an average 3 per cent from next month to offset currency fluctuation and increased input costs. "The overall market scenario has remained challenging with the constant fluctuation in forex rate which has...
  • Mercedes, BMWs, Audis hot favourites of Indian politicians April 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Wealthy Indian politicians prefer nothing less than Mercedes, BMWs, Jaguars, Audis or gas-guzzling SUVs to scorch the road. While marquee brands like Mercedes, BMWs and Jaguars appear to be hot-favourites for the rich and mighty, home- grown SUVs like Scorpios and Tata Safaris are among other common brands....
  • Mercedes, BMWs, Audis hot favourites of Indian politicians April 13, 2014

    Wealthy Indian politicians prefer nothing less than Mercedes, BMWs, Jaguars, Audis or gas-guzzling SUVs to scorch the road. While marquee brands like Mercedes, BMWs and Jaguars appear to be hot-favourites for the rich and mighty, home- grown SUVs like Scorpios and Tata Safaris are among other common brands. Lawyer by profession and...
  • Audi to start selling A3 sedan in India from mid-2014 March 23, 2014

    Ingolstadt: German luxury auto brand Audi will begin selling its premium A3 Sedan in India from middle of the year and the much-awaited car will be rolled out from the company's production facility in Aurangabad. The brand with the four rings said it has decided to assemble A3 in India...
  • Geneva Auto Show 2014: Audi unveils TT Quattro Sport Concept March 9, 2014

    Audi has revealed the TT Quattro Sport Concept at this year's Geneva Motor Show. The face of the TT concept is defined by the massive trapezoidal grille, huge air intakes and a carbon-fibre reinforced polymer front splitter which helps in increasing downforce. The matrix headlights have received an LED upgrade. The...
  • New luxury cars unveiled at Auto Expo 2014 February 6, 2014

    Greater Noida: Luxury automobile manufacturers Audi and BMW unveiled various models at the 12th Auto Expo. German luxury manufacturer Audi unveiled its A3 sedan, and special versions of sports utility vehicle (SUVs) Q3, Q5 and Q7 and showcased its recent addition to its portfolio RS7 Sportback. "We believe this (Indian) market has...
  • Auto Expo 2014 Audi lineup: A3 sedan, R18 e-tron quattro and special editions January 30, 2014

    Audi will be displaying over half-a-dozen cars at the Auto Expo, including the Le Mans winning race car R18 e-tron and the A3 sedan. The soon to be launched A3 sedan will be Audi's most compact offering in India. As of now the stripped Q3 S SUV with a manual...
  • Audi to debut A3 sedan at Auto Expo January 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Buoyed by impressive sales last year in India, German luxury car maker Audi is gearing up to showcase a host of models, including the debut of its A3 sedan, at the upcoming Auto Expo. "We believe in being at the right place with the right product and experience for...
  • Audi unveils new driver less car in Las Vegas January 7, 2014

    Audi has unveiled its new driver less car.This car was unveiled at the Consumer Electric Show in Las Vegas. It is like an auto pilot where the pilot can go into auto pilot but you need the pilot in the plane. It warns you if you close your eyes after...
  • Salman Khan becomes the first one in India to own an Audi RS7 January 7, 2014

    When it comes to classy dream machines, Salman 'Bhai' Khan has to be the first to own them. On Monday, the actor became the first Indian to own the classy RS 7 Sportsback Audi. Joe King, head of Audi India handed over the keys of the red RS 7 to...
  • Android coming to cars this year; Google joins hands with Audi, Honda, Hyundai January 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Extending the success of the Android ecosystem, a group of auto and technology companies announced a new industry alliance aimed at bringing the Android platform to cars. Audi, GM, Google, Honda, Hyundai and Nvidia have joined together to form the Open Automotive Alliance (OAA), a global alliance of...
  • Audi RS 7 Sportback launched in India at Rs 1.28 crore January 6, 2014

    Audi has started 2014 with a bang. The German manufacturer has launched its most powerful offering in India yet - the RS 7 Sportback - at Rs 1.28 crore, ex-showroom, Mumbai. The Audi RS 7 Sportback is powered by a 560PS 4.0TFSI V8 engine and has a peak tortque of 700Nm....
  • Audi RS 7 to be launched in India on January 6 January 4, 2014

    Audi will launch the new RS 7, the sport variant of the A7 saloon, in India on January 6. The RS 7 comes with a 4.0TFSI V8 engine which makes 560PS of power and 700Nm of peak torque. With Quattro all-wheel drive and an eight-speed tiptronic transmission, the RS 7...
  • Audi to launch 11 new cars by 2018 December 29, 2013

    Audi is planning to invest a total of around €22 billion (Rs 1.88 lakh crore) in new models, innovative technologies and its worldwide production infrastructure in the next five years. The company's German sites will benefit from the largest technical development and investment programme in the company's history - more than...
  • Aston Martin crash: Complainant identifies RIL employee as driver December 25, 2013

    Mumbai: The complainant in the accident in Mumbai involving an Aston Martin has identified the driver as 55-year-old Bansilal Joshi, an RIL employee, in her statement recorded before the magistrate. The complainant Foram Ruparel, who had been changing her statements earlier, has now said that it was Joshi behind the...
  • Reliance Port Aston Martin crash: 2 days after mishap, no headway yet December 11, 2013

    Mumbai: It has been two days since an Aston Martin owned by Reliance Port Industries hit two other cars and a private bus injuring three people, but the Mumbai Police is yet to make any arrests. The statement of the driver has already been recorded. The speeding Aston Martin had crashed...
  • Overdrive: Review of Audi RS5 October 19, 2013

    On this episode of Overdrive, we review the Audi RS5 and Mercedes - E63 AMG, all the world motoring news and much more. ...
  • Overdrive: Review of 2013 BMW Z4 October 5, 2013

    On this episode of Overdrive, we review the 2013 BMW Z4, all the world motoring news and much more. ...
  • Leader Talk: In conversation with Baichung Bhutia, Michael Perschke September 1, 2013

    In this show we talk about leadership mantras with successful leaders from the world of sports and corporate India. ...
  • Audi launches the Q3 S in India at Rs 24.99 lakh August 19, 2013

    Audi has launched its most affordable offering for the Indian market, the Q3 S at Rs 24.99 lakh ex- Delhi. The Q3 S is a trimmed down version of the popular Q3 SUV. The Q3 currently operates in a segment which has the BMW X1, Mercedes' A-Class, B-Class, Volvo V40,...