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Audi Q7 3.0 TFSI. DRIVEN

RoadTuesday, June 2nd, 2015

With new segment competition imminent, does Audi’s Q7 still have what it takes to stay on top? crankandpiston.com went to Switzerland for the international launch to find out. There’s a new dawn coming for...

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VIDEO. Walter Röhrl montage. Audi S1 Quattro

RaceMonday, June 1st, 2015

Nothing says 80s Group B like Walter Röhrl, an Audi S1 and the soundtrack from a SEGA Genesis in the background. When you think of the Audi S1 Quattro, like the 1986 Replica we...

Audi TT clubsport turbo concept

Wörthersee ’15. Audi’s 592bhp TT C...

LifestyleFriday, May 15th, 2015

*NOW UPDATED WITH VIDEO. Clever engine tech means big horsepower for this race-inspired TT. Although Volkswagen usually garners the most limelight at the annual Wörthersee gathering in Austria, Audi is part of the party...

Audi TT clubsport turbo concept

Will this become the new Audi TT RS?

RoadTuesday, May 12th, 2015

Audi unveils TT clubsport turbo concept at 2015 Wörthersee Tour festival In-keeping with Wörthersee Tour festival tradition, Audi has unveiled a 592bhp version of its TT sports car, the TT clubsport turbo concept. As...

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VIDEO. ‘Birth’ of the Audi RS3

RoadThursday, May 7th, 2015

“Mommy, Where do cars come from?” Name: Audi RS3 Sportback Mother’s name: R8 Date of birth: 16.04.15 Weight: 1520kg HP: 362 Audi has shared a video of ‘the birth’ of its latest RS model,...

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Audi makes fuel from water and CO2, saves plane...

LifestyleTuesday, April 28th, 2015

Audi develops a diesel that doesn’t need old dinosaurs to work. For years, a fundamental argument against the use of cars has been the consumption of fossil fuels. Many methods have been used to...

Audi Prologue concept

Shanghai ’15. Audi Prologue concept

RoadMonday, April 20th, 2015

This new Prologue concept could well herald the next Audi A6 Allroad. Audi has revealed the third incarnation of its Prologue series of concept cars ahead of the Shanghai Motor Show in China. The...

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Audi A8 L. End of Term. Management Fleet

JournalsThursday, April 16th, 2015

After three months and a few thousand kilometres, we bid farewell to The Management Fleet Audi A8 L. Much like the Volkswagen Beetle last month, our time with the Audi A8 L comes to...

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New Audi R18 e-tron quattro for 2015

RaceMonday, March 23rd, 2015

Audi guns for Le Mans victory number 14 in 2015 with the newly overhauled R18 e-tron quattro Audi has unveiled the ‘thoroughly revised’ R18 e-tron Quattro with which it will contend this year’s World...

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Audi A8 L. Back to front (sort of). Management ...

JournalsMonday, March 16th, 2015

We swap the front seat of our Management Fleet Audi A8 L for the rear this month to see just what the driver is missing. Since we’re nothing if not thorough at crankandpiston.com, I’ve...

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Who wants an iconic Audi? Quattros for sale

LifestyleFriday, March 13th, 2015

Two stupendously cool Audi Quattros are up for sale. Get saving. Forget your RS4s and R8s – when it comes to iconic Audis, it’s hard to look past the Quattros of the 1980s. A...

Audi R8 Spyder vs Lamborghini LP 570-4 Performante crankandpiston-21

Audi R8 V10 Spyder vs Lamborghini LP570-4 Perfo...

RoadSaturday, March 7th, 2015

Following the unveil of the new special edition Aventador LP 750-4 Superveloce and the new Audi R8, we take a look back at an epic road trip with the R8 V10 Spyder and LP570-4...