Audi has unveiled refreshed versions of its TT RS Coupe and Roadster models.
What is it? Premium badges and superminis often don’t go together. Little cars designed for the city often fall at the bottom end of the new car price spectrum, and this is because it makes them easier to repair and maintain in an urban environment.
The electric car market in the UK is the strongest it’s ever been, with 2018 seeing 59,911 pure-electric or plug-in hybrid vehicles registered.
What is it? Audi, despite its myriad of SUV and crossover offerings, still makes produces two estate cars – the A4 Avant and this, the all-new A6 Avant. Though it’s hard to deny the appeal that the four-wheel-drive market is currently experiencing, the everyday estate car is still there for those who want space, practicality and ease-of-use wrapped up in a more road-friendly bodystyle.
What is it? The UK’s car buying community is gobbling up compact SUVs at a fearsome rate, with the likes of the Volvo XC40 and Jaguar’s E-Pace showing that people really do like a premium badge and a high ride height more than most things. It’s why this new Q3 is so crucial to Audi, as it’s an offering in a drastically growing segment.
Rules are meant to be broken, or so the old adage goes. When you’re as sensible and Germanic as an Audi engineer though, you can’t expect these things to happen overnight – which is presumably why it’s taken so long for them to get here. Believe it or not, the car you’re looking at is something almost revolutionary for the chaps from Ingolstadt: the first rear-wheel-drive Audi in more than 40 years.
If you’re in the market for a convertible, winter is the time to buy. A rise in demand during the summer months pushes prices up, meaning that while the weather outside is frightful you may be able to bag yourself a real bargain.
The Hyundai Motor Group is to invest billions of pounds in hydrogen fuel cell technology in a bid to become the world leader in the field.
A Florida Highway Patrol trooper has been caught on video pushing a witness to safety before an Audi, which had span out of control, hit him.
Supercars are exclusive, wildly desirable objects that often seem to exist separately from the realms of what most mortals would consider possible.
What is it? The Volkswagen Group is brilliant at making the most of what it has – and the A1 is a chief example. Using the same MQB chassis and engine architecture enjoyed by the latest VW Polo and Seat Ibiza, it’s a really premium product that bears only a passing resemblance to its siblings – and every resemblance to its bigger brothers within the Audi range.