Car News

Details Released for 2018 Audi A8

6 Oct , 2017  

Audi have release details for the fourth generation A8 which is priced from £69,100. The exterior design isn’t vastly different from the previous generation. Wheel arches are more muscular, grille and headlights sharper and the rear sees a new tail light design. Inside, there’s more space and Audi have deliberately made the design clean. A […]

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Car Reviews, Crossover

Audi Q2 Sport Review

9 Jul , 2017  

With crossovers still taking the marketplace by storm, it was only a matter of time until they started downsizing and entering new segments. Audi have got into the game early with the Q2, it’s a true mini crossover of the hatchback variety.   Our dinky Q2 was in Sport trim with a 1.4 TFSI engine. […]

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Car News

All-New Audi A8 to Come with Mild-Hybrid Powertrain as Standard

14 Jun , 2017  

Audi have announced that the all-new A8 will come with mild-hybrid powertrain as standard. This marks the first time in Audi’s history that a model will come with an electrified drivetrain as standard. The combustion engine will be paired with a water cooled 48-volt electrical system with a belt alternator starter. A belt alternator starter […]

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Car Reviews, Coupe, Sports

2017 Audi R8 V10 Review – You don’t need the Plus, here’s why

5 May , 2017  

When cars end up costing over £100k, an extra 14,000 is small change. So why would you even bother looking at the cheaper, Audi R8 V10 over the V10 Plus? We took not one, but two out for a spin to find out.     Firstly, you need to know the differences between the two. […]

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Car News

New Audi RS5 Coupe to Start From £62,900

5 May , 2017  

Audi have announced that the new RS5 Coupe will be priced from £62,900. The new RS5 will be available to order later this month with cars arriving in the summer. A new 450PS V6 bi turbo TFSI engine will come with the RS5 Coupe. The engine produces 450PS, 600 Nm of torque, top speed of 174 […]

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Car News

Audi Plan Two New Q Models for Production

12 Apr , 2017  

Audi has announced that it’s going to expand production with two new Q models. First is the Audi Q8 which will be a premium SUV but with coupe styling. Audi say that the Q8 will combine spaciousness with design and will offer the latest technologies in assistance and infotainment systems. Audi will start production of […]

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Car News

Audi introduces Black Edition to more models

15 Nov , 2016  

Audi are introducing their popular Black Edition trim to even more models. The latest A3 and S3, TT and TT Roadster, S6 and S7 Sportback and Q3 models are to come with Black Edition. For the A3, the Black Edition trim will add on top of the S Line spec 18” 10-spoke alloys with matt […]

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Car News

2017 Audi A5 Cabriolet Announced

4 Nov , 2016  

Audi has announced the new A5 Cabriolet which completes the new A5 line-up after the Coupe and Sportback were announced a few weeks back. The Audi A5 Cabriolet takes majority of the styling from the Coupe and Sportback models, the only difference is that the rear window is flatter. It also measures 47 millimetres longer than […]

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Car Reviews, Coupe, Hatchback, Hot Hatch Corner, Sports

Audi S1 Review

14 Oct , 2016  

I’d like to meet the man responsible for putting a 2.0 litre turbo charged engine, coupled with Quattro all-wheel drive into a car the size of my shoe. I hope it’s one man in Ingolstadt that nobody really takes seriously, but occasionally he is let out from his mad invention room and someone takes a […]

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Car News

Lexus LC500 Unveiled At NAIAS

11 Jan , 2016  

You could first gaze upon the newly unveiled Lexus LC500 Coupe and be forgiven for not quite knowing where it sits in the market, or indeed whether it is another iteration of the poetry inspiring LFLC concept from which it has spawned. As I write this now I’m reading tweets like “S Class Coupe beware”, […]

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Motorsport, WEC

WEC and Le Mans entry lists revealed

5 Apr , 2015  

It’s that time of year again where we at carwitter begin to salivate over another year of top sportscar action as the ACO have announced full grids for the World Endurance Championship and Le Mans 24 hours. This year the rundown is even more exciting than ever with a bumper grid of 14 top level […]

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Car News

Hyundai tease new Tucson

3 Feb , 2015  

This is the first teaser we’ve had of Hyundai’s latest Tucson SUV, which will debut at the Geneva Motor Show. While not the finished article what we can tell is that the new Tucson will take on a more muscular stance than the outgoing model, incorporating the Audi-style Hyundai hexagon grille into an upright nose. […]

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