Audi Debuts 2017 Audi S4 at Frankfurt Auto Show

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Automakers from around the world love to debut new vehicles at the Frankfurt auto show in Germany each year. Audi chose the platform this year to unveil its newest sedan: The 2017 Audi S4, which is set to hit showrooms next year. At Audi Melbourne, we were excited to get our first glimpse of the all-new sedan, and we were not disappointed.

The 2017 S4 is a sleek sports sedan that is built for speed. It’s equipped with a 3.0-liter turbocharged V6 that’s capable of hitting 0-60 MPH in 4.7 seconds and reaches a top governed speed of 155 MPH. The engine also delivers 354 horsepower and 369 pound-feet of torque. In other words, this isn’t your grandma’s four-door; the S4 – which is also available as a hatchback – is a performance-minded four-door with a sleek profile and classic looks.

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Audi’s E-Tron Quattro Rival’s Tesla’s Model X

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Audi E-Tron Quattro

Audi is set to make a splash at the upcoming International Motor Show in Frankfurt, Germany. Our favorite German automaker recently announced that they’ll use the show to unveil the “Audi E-Tron Quattro” – an all-electric SUV that rivals, and bests, Tesla’s upcoming Model X release. Audi said in a release that the e-tron quattro will come equipped with the latest lithium ion battery technology, helping the aerodynamic SUV receive a maximum all-electric range of 310 miles, that’s impressive. For comparison, Tesla has said the Model X will have a 240-mile range.

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2016 Audi A3 Set to Get Audi Virtual Cockpit

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Virtual Cockpit – Audi’s state-of-the-art, driver-focused infotainment system – was unveiled last year at the Consumer Electronics Show. It was a big hit within the industry, and has since become available in the 2015 Audi TT. Now, it looks like the system is headed for the Audi A3, when the premier hatchback receives its facelift next year.

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Audi Posts Sales Record for 54th Consecutive Month

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Every year the Audi brand continues to capture a greater share of the U.S. premium car market. In fact, sales volume for Audi in America is on an impressive streak. Here’s proof: Audi recently announced that the brand has grown in sales each month for 54 consecutive months with June 2015 being Audi’s third-best month ever in the U.S. More than 18,000 Audi vehicles were sold in June, a jump of 8.3 percent compared to June 2014. In addition, that 54-month sales streak is the longest running in the premium car market, according to

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Audi Engineers create “The Fuel of the Future”

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Audi and E-Diesel: Audi’s New Carbon-Neutral, Synthetic Fuel

Audi isn’t just busy engineering some of the most reliable and stylish luxury vehicles on the market today. The German automaker has also spent years developing a new fuel source that’s made from carbon dioxide, water and electricity. The new fuel is called “e-diesel” and the first batch was used to top off the engine of an Audi A8 3.0L TDI in April, which belonged to the Dr. Johanna Wanka, Germany’s education and research minister.

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2015 Audi Q5 Earns Top Safety Pick Rating

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Audi coupes, sedans and SUVs are well-known for their safety technology, and this year, the entire line has been raking in awards. Recently, the 2015 Audi Q5 , the brand’s midsized SUV, earned recognition as an Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s 2015 Top Safety Pick+ winner. That’s the highest award given by the IIHS, and an excellent indicator for the vehicle’s overall safety.

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Audi R8 Featured Prominently In Avengers “Age of Ultron”


If you’re a fan of the Iron Man movies, you know Tony Stark’s vehicle of choice is the Audi R8. That’s the case again in the latest film in the blockbuster Marvel franchise “Avengers: Age of Ultron.” Again, Stark, played by Robert Downey, Jr., speeds through the script behind the wheel of the latest generation of the R8 coupe. But it’s not the only Audi vehicle to make an appearance in the film; both the Audi A3 Cabriolet and the new Audi TTS also make cameos.

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Six Ways to Pet Proof Your Audi


6 Tips to Pet Proof Your Car

Pet owners know how hard it is to leave their furry friends at home. That’s why our pets make frequent passengers on car rides and trips around town. But our cuddly travel buddies can make quite the mess, shedding fur on the upholstery, making nose marks on the windows, and leaving behind those sometimes unpleasant pet odors.

If you ask most pet owners, those minor mishaps are worth it. They’d rather deal with the clean-up, than leave Fido at home. At our pet-owning customers often ask, “What’s the best way to pet proof my vehicle?” The good news is that there are some simple, cost-effective steps you can take to minimize the mess from your pets. Here are a few ways you can pet-proof your vehicle:

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