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  • Audi TT (2014) pictures and hands-on
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    Audi TT (2014) pictures and hands-on

    By 6 March 2014

    Audi has pulled the covers off the new Audi TT Coupé, refreshing the car's design inside and out. It was unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show, and we caught up with the new TT at an exclusive preview event at Audi City London. The new Audi, which will be...

  • A week in reviews: 27 - 31 January
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    A week in reviews: 27 - 31 January

    By 1 February 2014

    It's been quite a week for smartphones. We've been blown away by the small and mighty Sony Xperia Z1 Compact, have taken the Motorola Moto X for its Brit-based walkies, and there's even the arrival of SwiftKey for iOS. Well, sort of. More on that last...

  • Audi A3 Saloon review
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    Audi A3 Saloon review

    By 30 January 2014

    There aren't many small saloons on the roads, but the Audi A3 Saloon - or Sedan if you're from the US - is looking to swell those numbers. Judging by the mass of BMW 1-Series Coupes, which is soon to be 2-Series Coupes, that we've seen on the roads recently...

  • Audi Allroad Shooting Brake Concept pictures and hands-on
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    Audi Allroad Shooting Brake Concept pictures and hands-on

    By 16 January 2014

    Let's forget for a moment about the stupid long-winded name, and call this car what it is: the next Audi TT. "Say what?," we hear you ask? And you’d have a point. It’s not quite the next TT. We’re not expecting the next TT to have a high ride height,...

  • Audi partners with Nvidia to put virtual cockpit into new Audi TT (video)
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    Audi partners with Nvidia to put virtual cockpit into new Audi TT (video)

    By 8 January 2014

    The new Audi TT will feature virtual cockpit powered by Nvidia's Tegra 3 chipset, the car manufacturer confirmed at CES 2014 in Las Vegas, presenting the new car interior at the show. The new 12.3-inch driver monitor will allow more dynamic use of the...

  • Audi unveils stylish laser headlights at CES, will come to production cars
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    Audi unveils stylish laser headlights at CES, will come to production cars

    By 7 January 2014

    Audi has packed its concept hybrid Audi Sport quattro car with laser headlights at CES 2014 in Las Vegas, not only bringing a cool new look, but to help you navigate dark roads a little bit better. Using reflected and refracted laser lights for high beams...

  • Hands-on: Audi Smart Display 10.2-inch tablet to control your radio from the backseat (video)
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    Hands-on: Audi Smart Display 10.2-inch tablet to control your radio from the backseat (video)

    By 7 January 2014

    German car maker Audi has debuted its 10.2-inch Smart Display tablet at CES 2014 in Las Vegas, which it hopes will lead to a better in-car experience. It connects to an Audi via Wi-Fi, letting passengers in both the front and back seats control the car's...

  • Audi Sport quattro Laserlight concept shows the future of headlights
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    Audi Sport quattro Laserlight concept shows the future of headlights

    By 6 January 2014

    Audi has used CES 2014 to show off the future of headlights, this time turning to lasers. Unveiling the Audi Sport quattro Laserlight concept, the new headlight technology will be making its way into the 2014 Audi R18 e-tron quattro race car this year....

  • Google announces Open Automotive Alliance (OAA): Audi, GM, Honda, Hyundai and Nvidia partner to bring Android to your car
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    Google announces Open Automotive Alliance (OAA): Audi, GM, Honda, Hyundai and Nvidia partner to bring Android to your car

    By 6 January 2014

    Google has announced the launch of the Open Automotive Alliance at CES 2014, with the aim of taking Android on the road. We previously reported that Audi was expected to make an Android announcement at CES 2014, but OAA goes further than that, with partners...

  • Google and Audi could announce Android in-car next week
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    Google and Audi could announce Android in-car next week

    By 30 December 2013

    The age of the smart car is here. In-car controls are about to get even easier to use as Android finds its way into a dashboard near you. At CES next week Google and Audi are expected to announced the first appearance of Android in-car. According to The...

  • Hands on: Audi A1 Sportback review
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    Hands on: Audi A1 Sportback review

    By 11 December 2013

    The Audi A1 is the baby of the Audi family with its cutesy hatchback styling setting it apart from the larger and more serious-looking Audi A3. It shares similar front styling to its larger brother, giving it a slightly aggressive look from the front,...

  • UK puts plan in place for driverless cars, will pick one city as testing ground
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    UK puts plan in place for driverless cars, will pick one city as testing ground

    By 5 December 2013

    Britain wants to spearhead the driverless car trend, and has announced a government plan to do so. The legislative and regulatory framework for developing and testing driverless cars on UK roads will be fully examined by the end of 2014 it has been announced....

  • Hands-on: Audi RS Q3 review
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    Hands-on: Audi RS Q3 review

    By 4 December 2013

    Audi is unleashing more and more Rennsport, or RS models, including a beefed-up version of its baby SUV, the Audi Q3. Racing in with the Audi RS Q3 name, this model gets a 2.5-litre turbocharged petrol engine, giving you 310PS. That makes this SUV a rocket,...

  • Hands-on: Audi RS7 Sportback review
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    Hands-on: Audi RS7 Sportback review

    By 29 November 2013

    Audi isn't scared to bring its RS badge to a widening array of cars and the Audi RS7 Sportback sits at the top of the pile. It's one of the newest additions, along with the RS Q3, and sees the premium A7 Sportback get a makeover. The A7 arrives at £41,170,...

  • Audi Mini Runner launches: A convertible Audi you can finally afford
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    Audi Mini Runner launches: A convertible Audi you can finally afford

    By 7 October 2013

    Audi has launched the Audi Mini Runner, which it called an "engineless addition" to the Mini model range that's also an ideal Christmas gift for children. Touted as a "two for the price of one" vehicle, the Audi Mini Runner actually sports two wheels...

  • Audi A3 Sportback with 4G LTE available now, coming to entire A3 family by November
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    Audi A3 Sportback with 4G LTE available now, coming to entire A3 family by November

    By 16 August 2013

    At CES 2013 we were warmed by the news that Audi would be bringing 4G LTE to the Audi A3, integrating a Qualcomm chipset that will let you turn your car into a connected mobile 4G hotspot. That time has come, with Audi UK confirming that the A3 Sportback...

  • Audi A3 augmented reality manual now included in eKurzinfo iPhone app
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    Audi A3 augmented reality manual now included in eKurzinfo iPhone app

    By 12 August 2013

    The Audi eKurzinfo iPhone application now includes an augmented reality manual for the new Audi A3. The car was already the star of an iPad app that allowed a prospective buyer to see the vehicle from every conceivable angle, now A3 owners can use their...

  • Audi R8 V10 Plus pictures and hands-on
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    Audi R8 V10 Plus pictures and hands-on

    By 16 May 2013

    The Audi R8 V10 Plus is the latest incarnation of Audi's iconic two-seater sports car. The new V10 plus boasts a much improved gearbox, carbon ceramic brakes and the most incredible-looking turn indicators we have ever seen on a vehicle. It also implements...

  • Audi SQ5 TDI pictures and hands-on
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    Audi SQ5 TDI pictures and hands-on

    By 2 May 2013

    The Audi Q series is incredibly popular as a luxury softroader and it's easy to see why. The Q range of SUVs makes an easy choice for someone looking for a domineering position on the road, plenty of technology and the reassurance of Audi's attention...

  • Audi S3 pictures and hands-on
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    Audi S3 pictures and hands-on

    By 1 May 2013

    There's very little doubt that the new A3 is an amazing car. Everything that could possible be said in a negative way about the old car - and there really isn't that much - has been tweaked and improved in the new car. And, then, along comes the S3 and...

  • Audi RS5 Cabriolet pictures and hands-on
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    Audi RS5 Cabriolet pictures and hands-on

    By 24 April 2013

    We've always had a soft spot for coupés, so when Audi presented us with an A5, chopped the roof off and stuck on an RS badge, there was plenty to be excited about. Because one of our favourite coupés just become one of the hottest convertibles on the...

  • Audi RS6 Avant pictures and hands-on
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    Audi RS6 Avant pictures and hands-on

    By 23 April 2013

    Most people won't have the money to buy an RS6, because with a starting price of around £77,000 it could hardly be described as a mass-market car. But there are plenty of people around who do have the money, and are looking for a high-performance car...

  • Audi R8 Spyder V8 review
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    Audi R8 Spyder V8 review

    By 18 April 2013

    The Audi R8 is the fantasy sports car for many. A car with stunning looks, handling that's universally lauded, and a badge that tells you that inside, things are going to be relatively practical. The R8 Spyder takes that foundation, adds a clever folding...

  • Audi TT 2.0 TFSI S tronic review
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    Audi TT 2.0 TFSI S tronic review

    By 11 March 2013

    The Audi TT has something of an image problem. The original, with its curvaceous arches and bubbly behind, quickly became stereotyped and although this model, the second-edition TT is much more aggressive in design, much of that stigma still exists. When...

  • Audi invents always on full-beam lights that don't blind oncoming drivers
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    Audi invents always on full-beam lights that don't blind oncoming drivers

    By 9 January 2013

    Audi has demoed the latest technology in smart headlights at CES 2013, showing-off LED lights that can cleverly avoid dazzling oncoming drivers. Introducing the next-generation Matrix LED headlight, Audi predicted a win-win future – one in which the...