Stylish motorcycle Audi RB-1200 S Performance

January 31, 2015 at 5:02 pm

Audi is definitely the most favorite car manufacturer for designer Gavin Harvey, so only he loves no cars and motorcycles. So he decided to create his own bike version of famous sports car Audi R8. Oddly enough, he did it, the handwriting Audi felt in every line of the bike RB-1200 S Performance.
Even the front light that we see in the figures, only in profile is very similar to the original car. Of course, wherever it follows the author posted the brand logo of the manufacturer. For example, in the front wheel brake pads; in honor of the model Audi R8 they are also painted in bright red color. In addition, the bike has got not one, but two exhaust pipes that rise to the top of the bike, passing under the seat and rear lights.

Audi RB-1200 S Performance pics

Audi RB-1200 S Performance image


Detroit premiere of the new Audi Q7 part II

January 29, 2015 at 9:51 pm

The range of engines is represented by petrol car 2.0- and 3.0-liter TFSI capacity of 252 and 333 hp (370 and 440 nm), respectively, and 3.0-liter diesel TDI, which depending on the modification and developing 272 HP 218 (torque – 500 Nm and 600). With top-end lightweight aggregates Q7 can accelerate from zero to “hundreds” of 6.1 (TFSI) or with 6.3 (TDI). In this case, the fuel consumption of diesel V6 is about 5.7 liters per 100 kilometers.

In addition, the new Q7 got to get diesel hybrid modification of e-tron Quattro with a 3.0-liter engine for heavy fuel oil. Power plant capacity reaches 373 hp and torque – 700 Nm. This version of the crossover is equipped with an additional connector for charging the battery, sufficient for a 56-kilometer run with an empty tank, and all-wheel drive Quattro. The manufacturer promises fuel consumption of just 1.7 liters per “hundred”.

new Audi Q7 2015 pics

new Audi Q7 2015 picture

Detroit premiere of the new Audi Q7 part I

January 27, 2015 at 9:50 pm

Audi has officially unveiled the new Q7 crossover of 2016 model year.
The new generation was slightly smaller, lighter and more economical than its predecessor.
Also there was a diesel-hybrid versions of the car with all-wheel drive and the possibility of charging from external sources. Home sales Q7 is scheduled for summer 2015.

New Q7 was prematurely declassified before the official premiere, so by the time the presentation appearance novelty was no longer a mystery.
It should first be noted that the vehicle was 37 mm and shorter than 15 mm narrower precursor.

The length of the car was 5.05 m, width – 1.97 m, height – 1.74 m, the size of the wheelbase – 2.99 m.
The volume of the boot has increased from 775 to 890 liters with raised backrests of the second row. The total weight of the car has decreased by 325 kg.

new Audi Q7 2015 pics

new Audi Q7 2015 picture

Audi has prepared a special version RS 5 Coupe Sport Edition for Americans

January 25, 2015 at 11:25 pm

American market is the second in the world in sales of new cars, second only to China. Every year in the United States sold more than 15 million passenger cars, SUV and pickup trucks. Not surprisingly, automakers are trying in every way to maintain interest in their products. For example, Audi has decided to offer customers a special version of the sports car RS 5 Coupe Sport Edition, prepared by a proprietary unit Audi Exclusive.
New editions will be made only 75 copies. From their counterparts, it differs by exclusive color two shades of gray and Daytona Gray Nardo Gray, and optional decorative elements.

RS 5 Coupe Sport Edition  pics

RS 5 Coupe Sport Edition picsture

All Audi Q7 have got eight-step “automatics”

January 24, 2015 at 12:23 am

Like the sedan executive class Q7 has now received eight-automatic transmission, and, presumably, soon such transmission will go on a more affordable model. The Company had no comment on that possibility, but the journalists of the American edition of Autoweek received from one of the dealers of the information that in the coming months will begin taking orders for the eight-A4, A5 and Q5.
New eightfold “machine” does not give a significant advantage over any six-speed ride on or switching speed. For both boxes have no complaints. But fresh automatic transmission is saving of about 5% of fuel.

Audi Q7 picture

Audi Q7 pics

Audi plans to produce hybrid annually

January 21, 2015 at 6:01 pm

Audi plans to produce at least one hybrid annually. Audi Company sees a future in hybrid models, therefore intends to work on expanding its lineup.
The success of the new A3 Sportback, which entered the market last year, has pushed the company to ensure that the produce market on one hybrid car each year.

In addition, the Audi started to work actively with electric cars and platforms. And we are talking about the models that will have powerful battery and will have more horse powers. The premiere of the first of these models will be held at the end of this year. We are talking about a supercar Audi R8 e-tron.

Audi A3 Sportback 2015 pics

Audi A3 Sportback 2015 picture

The new Audi Q7 will be hybrid

January 19, 2015 at 5:20 pm

Details about the new generation SUV Audi Q7 became known.
Engineers were able to reduce weight by 325 kg and reduce the size of the car. The machine will have a lower center of gravity, which guarantees excellent maneuverability. In addition, the cabin was much more space for passengers and luggage. The new Audi Q7 is the leader among the models in its segment to equip innovative support systems.

“The new Audi Q7 – is a confirmation of our great experience. It weighs 325 kg less than the previous model and sets the benchmark for this indicator in its class. The new car has become about 26% more efficient and get the latest driver assistance systems; infotainment systems and complex solutions Audi connect», – said board member for technical development of Audi AG Ulrich Hakkenberg.

Audi Q7 pics

Audi Q7 picture