• Posts Tagged ‘Audi’

    Turning heads in stunning Audi TT

    by  • February 18, 2015 • Car Reviews, Test Drives

    2015 Audi TT exterior front left static

    Thought you’d never get to drive a brand new Audi TT? Well, think again. After nearly a decade, Audi has brought a brand new TT to a new generation of drivers – and it’s a beauty. With its curvy coupe body and rear spoiler, there’s no doubt our red TT test car turned heads...

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    Car companies talk tech at CES

    by  • January 5, 2015 • Motoring News, Technology

    No, the C in International CES does not stand for car, but with all the automotive technology on the schedule you’d be forgiven for thinking so. The Consumer Electronics Show officially kicks off in Las Vegas tomorrow, with Ford’s Mark Fields and Mercedes-Benz’ Dieter Zetsche among the keynote speakers. Tonight (4am GMT), Dr Zetsche...

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    First Drive: Audi TT

    by  • November 26, 2014 • Car Reviews, First Drives

    2015 Audi TT exterior front left static

    We were turning heads in Wexford on Friday when we finally got the chance to take the new Audi TT on the road. And our first impressions were that this sporty little number was worth the wait. Inside, the cabin feels spacious and your eye is immediately drawn to the centre console – or...

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    First Drive: Audi A3 e-tron plug-in hybrid

    by  • November 5, 2014 • Car Reviews, First Drives

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    Audi took the opportunity to showcase its brand new plug-in hybrid model at this week’s Web Summit in Dublin, offering tech heads and business leaders alike a free Uber ride in the very futuristic sounding Audi A3 Sportback e-tron. Although it’s not officially available for test drive in Ireland until later this month, we...

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    Audi A3 named World Car of the Year

    by  • April 18, 2014 • Motoring News

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    The Audi A3 has been crowned the 2014 World Car of the Year. The premium compact model beat off competition from 23 other cars to win the votes of the 69-strong international jury of motoring journalists from 22 countries. Audi chairman Rupert Stadler said: ‘The Audi A3 showcases Audi’s technical competence in all aspects...

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    Audi gets summer ready with S3 Cabriolet

    by  • March 21, 2014 • Motoring News

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    Audi is promising a ‘fascinating drive’ in the new Audi S3 Cabriolet, which is coming to Ireland this summer. The 2.0 TFSI 300 hp model, which Audi says is the only compact-class convertible to offer permanent all-wheel drive, can accelerate from 0-100kph in 5.4seconds with S tronic. Lower gears are closely stepped for a...

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    New Audi TT unveiled at Geneva

    by  • March 4, 2014 • Motoring News

    2014 Audi TT exterior front left static

    Audi will be taking orders for the new Audi TT in the summer, for autumn arrival. The TT and the Audi TTS were both unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show. This is the third generation of the popular sports coupe and Audi describes the completely revised model as ‘captivating’. Both the TT and the...

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    The car where everyone’s a passenger

    by  • February 26, 2014 • Features, Motoring News

    Ford Fusion hybrid automated vehicle

    The autonomous (or self-driving) car is a hot topic at the moment, with car manufacturers announcing their latest advances on a regular basis in their bid to get one to consumers by their self appointed 2020 deadline. At the recent Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, there were so many car companies showing...

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