What is it? It’s easy to understand why car manufacturers are combining hybrid technology and SUVs. The interest in both, after all, is at a fever pitch – so it makes sense to amalgamate the two. One of the latest examples is the Q5 55 TFSI e – the car we’re testing today – and it’s been designed to offer everything people love about a mid-sized SUV with the lower running costs that an electrified powertrain theoretically brings.
The popular saying ‘there’s an app for that’ has never been truer – even in the automotive world. These days, pretty much every car manufacturer offers a smartphone app that lets you control vehicle functions without being inside the car.
One of McLaren’s most focused models of all time – the Senna GTR – is going to auction in Abu Dhabi this weekend.
Audi has confirmed that it is cutting 9,500 jobs in Germany over the next five years.
Crooks in Germany may be about to have a much harder time escaping the police, thanks to this one-off Audi RS4.
Oxford City Council is testing a new electric vehicle charging device that reduces pavement obstructions.
For performance cars, 150mph is a magic speed barrier that carries some real heft. It takes a lot for a car to achieve this, after all, with years of tuning and mechanical advancement behind each vehicle which manages to hit this holy grail of speed.
Mazda is a company committed to the combustion engine. Sure, the Japanese company has announced that it is bringing an electric model to market, but it’s a firm which has often stated that it believes there’s a fair amount more development left to do with the good ol’ combustion engine.
What is it? The Audi R8 has long made a name for itself as the everyday supercar. When the first generation hit the streets in 2006, critics said it wasn’t special or exciting enough to rival the likes of Porsche, with its subtle styling and an interior arguably not far off a well-specced Audi hatchback.
Car production could be slashed by more than a third if the UK withdraws from the EU without an “ambitious” trade deal, an industry body has warned.