2017 Audi A4 ultra offers highest EPA-estimated fuel economy in competitive segment
Offering a competitive-segment-leading, EPA-estimated 31-mpg combined fuel economy rating, the 2017 Audi A4 ultra is an efficient entry-level luxury sedan with uncompromising design, technology and driving dynamics.
The A4 ultra leverages a newly revised combustion method and an even more efficient variant of the 2.0-liter TFSI® engine to achieve EPA-estimated ratings of 27 mpg city and 37 mpg highway. No other luxury sedan in its competitive segment offers higher EPA-estimated city or highway mileage.
Audi announces the first vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2I) service - the new Traffic light information system
Audi of America in conjunction with Traffic Technology Services (TTS) will launch the first V2I technology called Traffic light information, arriving on select 2017 Audi Q7, A4 and A4 allroad® models this fall.
“Continuous innovation in connected car services and advanced driver assistance systems that enrich and improve the customer experience is at the core of the Audi brand and our collective future,” said Scott Keogh, President, Audi of America.
Audi of America’s 2017 A3 model line brings advanced technologies to the premium entry-segment buyers
Audi of America’s refreshed A3 model line continues on its path of offering a strong entry to the Audi premium lineup for 2017. With a redesigned exterior, expanded suite of driver assistance systems and increased technology offerings, the updated A3 family vehicles offer the performance of an Audi in a fun-to-drive, compact package.
The A3 family includes the A3 Sedan, A3 Cabriolet, A3 Sportback e-tron and the high-performance S3 Sedan.
Audi sets 67th straight monthly U.S. sales record in July
Audi reported that its July sales increased 4 percent to 18,364 vehicles, as the Q3, Q7 and A4 led the volume gains.
Audi achieved its best July in the brand’s U.S. history. The previous July record was set in 2015 with sales of 17,654 vehicles. Year-to-date sales have risen 3.6 percent to 115,298 vehicles sold.
2017 Audi A4 allroad coming this fall
Combining functional practicality with premium offroad design, the all-new 2017 A4 allroad is the perfect companion in any driving situation. With standard quattro all-wheel drive, adaptive dampers and increased ground clearance compared to the sedan, the A4 allroad offers the versatility of a wagon with an Audi level of luxury and refinement.
From the newly redesigned five-link suspension with standard adaptive dampers to the all-new standard quattro all-wheel drive with ultra® technology, the 2017 A4 allroad sets a new benchmark for the luxury wagon segment. The exterior has been redesigned to showcase the allroad’s adventurous spirit with design cues that pay homage to the A4 family.
2017 Audi R8: A truly exceptional car
The Audi R8 Coupe offers more performance than any other Audi production model. The V10 mid-engine and a newly developed quattro drive offer extraordinary driving performance.
The top version, with 610 hp (449 kW), sprints from 0 to 100 km/h (62.1 mph) in just 3.2 seconds and its maximum speed is 330 km/h (205.1 mph). A high-revving mid-engine, consistent lightweight construction concept and extremely dynamic suspension with quattro drive in addition to fully variable torque vectoring all make the R8 Coupe a truly exceptional car.