Posts from ‘Audi’


Autonomous Driving LevelsIf there is an automotive analogy to the concept of a shadow government, it’s the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE). Although there’s nothing actually shadowy about the group, its members do establish a considerable number of standards and general guidelines by which the industry regulates and organizes itself. The SAE does this while having no direct relationship with any car manufacturer or the government.

2019 Audi A8

2019 Audi A8

2017 Los Angeles Auto ShowAudi unveiled a redesigned fourth-generation version of its flagship large sedan in conjunction with the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show. The 2019 Audi A8 represents an evolution of the brand’s design language and debuts with a host of all-new technology features.

1981 Ford LTD, Classic Ads From 1981

1981 Ford LTD

As far as recessions go, the economic dip of the early Eighties wasn’t much of a downturn. Apparently the Fed overdid it a bit, and tightened the money supply a bit more than banks and lenders liked.

2018 Audi A5 in Florett Silver Metallic, 2018 Audi A5 2.0T

2018 Audi A5 2.0T in Florett Silver Metallic (a $575 option)

2015 Audi Q52018 Audi A5 Coupe 2.0T quattro S tronic

Class: Premium Sporty/Performance Car

Miles driven: 273

Fuel used: 11.0 gallons

2017 Audi Allroad in Moonlight Blue Metallic

2017 Audi Allroad in Moonlight Blue Metallic (a $575 option)

2015 Audi Q52017 Audi allroad 2.0T quattro S tronic

Class: Premium Compact Car

Miles driven: 463

Fuel used: 17.7 gallons

2017 Audi Q7 3.0T

2017 Audi Q7 3.0T Prestige in Glacier White Metallic (a $575 option)

2015 Audi Q52017 Audi Q7 3.0T Prestige quattro tiptronic

Class: Premium Large SUV

Miles driven: 518

Fuel used: 23.3 gallons

1986 Chrysler Limousine

1986 Chrysler Limousine

I was pumping gas for a living in 1986, a job that enabled me to do more than my fair share of car watching. Thus, it saddens me a little to compile this list of forgotten rides.

2017 Audi S3

2017 Audi S3 in Nano Grey metallic, a $575 option

2017 Audi S3   2015 Audi Q5

Class: Premium compact car

Miles Driven: 337

Fuel Used: 12.4 gallons

2017 Audi S6

2017 Audi S6 in Daytona Gray (a $575 option)

2015 Audi Q52017 Audi S6 4.0T quattro S tronic

Class: Premium Midsize Car

Miles Driven: 246

Fuel Used: 14.0 gallons

Audi Q8 Concept

Audi Q8 Concept

2017 Detroit Auto ShowDETROIT – Luxury automakers have left few stones unturned in their endless quest to develop new crossover SUV segments. One niche yet unexplored is about to be exploited by Audi.