Audi Q5 S-Line December-05

Audi Q5 S-Line. Farewell. Management Fleet

JournalsSunday, December 14th, 2014

We wave farewell to the long-term Audi Q5 S-Line as members of the crankandpiston.com team seriously considered buying one. The verdict is in. A few months ago I pulled rank and took temporary ownership...

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Pocket Monster. 362bhp Audi RS3 Sportback

RoadFriday, December 12th, 2014

The RS3 Sportback, the new super-hot hatch from Audi, will be unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show in 2015. It seems like only a short while ago that a hot hatchback with more than...

Audi S1 Quattro-04a

VIDEO. 1986 Audi S1 Quattro replica

RaceWednesday, December 10th, 2014

crankandpiston.com gets up close and personal with this meticulously constructed replica of a 1986 Audi S1 Quattro, that of Group B rallying fame. Any of you familiar with Group B rallying (or indeed were...

Tom Kristensen Audi R8 2000 24 Hours of Le Mans

2000 Le Mans. Tom Kristensen. Audi’s first

RaceThursday, November 20th, 2014

REMEMBER WHEN…? As Le Mans legend Tom Kristensen hangs up his helmet, we take a look back at that first victory for Audi – his second outright at La Sarthe – 14 years ago...

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VIDEO. Audi A9…er, Prologue Concept

RoadWednesday, November 19th, 2014

Audi’s Prologue Concept – recently unveiled at the Los Angeles Motor Show – could form the basis of the company’s new A9 premium coupe, a new rival to the Mercedes-Benz S-Class. The new Prologue...

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Mid-life tweaks. Audi A1

RoadFriday, November 14th, 2014

Audi facelifts its A1 and A1 Sportback. Try to contain your shock at the radical changes Audi has made to the A1 and A1 Sportback for its mid-life facelift. OK, we jest – there...

Audi A9 Concept

VIDEO. Audi A9 Concept teased

RoadFriday, November 7th, 2014

Audi A9 Concept to make its debut at Los Angeles Motor Show. Audi has teased the all-new A9 saloon concept that simultaneously ushers in both a new (potential) flagship model and a new design...

Audi Q5 S-Line Management Fleet November-58

Audi Q5 S-Line. #LandOfQuattro. Management Flee...

JournalsMonday, October 20th, 2014

We’ve enjoyed its capabilities on-road, but now it’s time to find out how the Management Fleet Audi Q5 handles the rough stuff as part of the #LandOfQuattro tour. After brief stints with both James...

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VIDEO. Audi RS7 Autonomous Track Drive.

RoadMonday, October 20th, 2014

Audi RS7 Autonomous car drives a lap at the Hockenheimring. Great… One of the main reasons why motor vehicles are so expensive is because manufacturers are required to invest massive amounts of money in...

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VIDEO. Audi Sport TT Cup

RaceSunday, October 19th, 2014

Audi pulls the wraps off the track-ready TT Cup and announces a brand new single-make series for next year, the Sport TT Cup. Audi has unveiled a brand new, track-spec version of its new...

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Audi Q5 S-Line. Pulling Rank. Management Fleet

JournalsMonday, September 22nd, 2014

Is bigger always better with SUVs? Our new Management Fleet Audi Q5 S-Line suggests otherwise. It’s not often that you find my name on Management Fleet updates, but with our brand new long term...

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Audi Q5 S-Line. New arrival. Management Fleet

JournalsFriday, August 22nd, 2014

crankandpiston.com welcomes Audi back to the long term fleet, courtesy of the 2014 Audi Q5 Anyone who’s paid even vague attention to the Middle East will be aware of its SUV-heavy population. Indeed, in...