Audi has prepared for racing R8 supercar

April 29, 2015 at 10:23 pm

Audi has unveiled at the Geneva Motor sports coupe R8 modification of new generation, created in accordance with the requirements of the International Automobile Federation (FIA) to Class touring car racing GT3. The new GT3 technical regulations come into force from the season 2016, however, Audi has resulted in a new product line with the amended rules now.

Audi R8 LMS picture

Audi R8 LMS pics


Audi unveiled the serial electric R8 E-Tron

April 25, 2015 at 10:18 pm

Audi has released the first official images of serial electric version of the supercar R8 second generation, called the e-tron. The first public display of the model will take place at the Geneva Motor Show.
As previously was reported, the impact of the power plant R8 e-tron makes 462 horsepower and 920 Nm of torque. From zero to hundred kilometers per hour model accelerates in 3.9 seconds, 0.3 seconds faster than a pre-electro supercar option.

Audi R8 E-Tron picture

Audi R8 E-Tron pics

Atelier MTM gave Audi S3 cabriolet 426 hp

April 23, 2015 at 5:30 pm

German tuning studio MTM has prepared for the Geneva Motor Show its own version of “charged” Convertible Audi S3, submitted in February 2014. Novelty equipped two-liter supercharged same engine, whose power increased to 300 (380 Nm of torque) to 426 hp (530 Nm).
Increasing returns achieved by the installation of a new turbocharger, sports exhaust system and other engine control unit.

Audi S3 cabriolet picture

Audi S3 cabriolet pics

The new Audi TT got 4 Stars on crash test

April 21, 2015 at 5:26 pm

Audi TT Coupe new generation has received a four-star crash test Euro NCAP. Gain maximum score car prevented the lack of autonomous emergency braking, and other such advanced security technologies.
In a frontal collision the car scored maximum points for the safe. Even with the violent collision car showed good protection of passengers and the driver. However, due to safety reasons, Audi is not recommended to be in the rear seats to people whose height exceeds 1.45 meters. Protection of children in the car experts have estimated at 68%.

2015 Audi TT picture

2015 Audi TT pics

Audi has created Europe’s largest tunnel for the headlights test

April 19, 2015 at 5:39 pm

Audi has created Europe’s largest photometric tunnel. Its length is 120 meters. Construction is used to test lighting cars.
In the tunnel, this was identical to cover with the usual expensive floor and black matte walls, tested, for example, adaptive main beam and a variety of driver assistance systems, operating on the basis of cameras. Construction with laser laboratory is located at the automaker’s 11-story headquarters of Audi in Ingolstadt.

Audi laser headlights picture

Audi laser headlights pics

New supercar Audi R8 lost V8 engine

April 16, 2015 at 5:15 pm

Audi has officially unveiled the R8 supercar new generation. Model, the first public demonstration which will be held in early March at the Geneva Motor Show, will no longer be offered with an engine V8.
On the technical characteristics of the next generation Audi R8 was reported in mid-February. The model divides the chassis Lamborghini Huracan. Supercar became wider and lower than its predecessor, but its overall length and size of the wheelbase remained unchanged. Because of this, interior R8 turned by 30 millimeters wider and luggage compartment volume increased four liters (to 104 liters).

Audi R8 picture

Audi R8 pics

The new prototype Audi prologue Avant

April 13, 2015 at 7:55 pm

The new prototype is also equipped with Audi all-wheel chassis for the rear wheels turn the electric motor is responsible. At low speeds the wheel at the stern rotated in the opposite direction from the front side. The maximum angle is five degrees. At high speeds the rear wheels turn in the same direction with the front.
The interior of the Audi prologue Avant are four displays. One replaces the dashboard, and two are located on the left and right of it. The first is responsible for the management of lighting fixtures, and the second – for the entertainment features. In addition, a touch screen, made of made of organic LEDs (OLED) the film is positioned before the selector gearbox. He is responsible, for example, for text entry and ventilation control.

Audi prologue Avant picture

Audi prologue Avant pics