Tag: Audi

Audi TT RS coupe makes triumphant return

It’s been about a decade but I still remember my introduction to Audi’s TT.  It was an event in Austin, Texas, where we got to throw the TT around some surprising curves (considering Texas is fairly flat) and long strait aways that proved Audi had a winner. There are various versions of the TT now

CTS-V Kicks Caddy In Gear

Cadillac is an amazing company. It has transformed itself from a stodgy, luxury-leaning brand into something fresh and wonderful. This 2016 Cadillac CTS-V sedan is something special – and I mean really special. It looks good, it drives well and it has very few things that wrong. Let me start with the good stuff. Look

Audi’s e-tron hot hatch hybrid

Despite cheeper gas prices car companies are still trying to build models that will squeeze every drop possible out a gallon of fuel. We all no gas will not be cheep forever so that is a good thing. Audi enters the fray with the e-tron, a plug in hybrid that uses the A3 hatchback as

Audi offers smaller Q3 with full size luxury benefits

Audi has been at the top of its game for the past decade, offering some of the finest automobiles on the planet. The company’s interiors are nearly unmatched and the exterior styling always turns heads. Audi’s dip into the crossover and SUV pool has been as spectacular, so much so it’s now offering a smaller

Kia K900 wants to be top dog in large luxury sedans

When Hyundai introduced the Equus a few years back there was a collective side eye given by the automotive press thinking the company had overstepped its boundaries. Not so.Turns out Korean luxury is as good as Japanese, German and American. Now that Hyundai’s sister company Kia has jumped into the big luxury car fray, we’re

Caddy’s ATS is one special sports sedan

Well, well, what’s this? Cadillac makes a serious push into the luxury compact sedan segment. Yes, that’s right. If you haven’t heard, the ATS is the real deal. It’s done so right that Audi, BMW Lexus and Infiniti need to take notice. The ATS is so strong it was voted automobile of the year at

New Land Rover evokes a driver’s passion

Say Land Rover and most automatically think of the Range Rover, arguably the world’s most plush (and toughest) sport utility vehicle. Would you think compact SUV? There is the LR3, but it’s kind of old-think and not very stylish. Can’t say that about the new Evoque. It’s all new, in idea and execution. Stylish? Very.

Genesis R-Spec Sedan Is Special Indeed

Charleston, SC — My, how the fallen have become mighty. Hyundai’s also-ran status from the ‘90s has quickly turned into try to keep up with us in this century. The company has turned out one success after another and isn’t slowing down. Even with new product in the pipeline it has had time to revise

Kia Optima Turbo Offers Value, Style

If Hyundai had its sights on Lexus and Mercedes for the nifty Sonata sedan, surely Kia was looking at Jaguar’s XF for the stunning Optima. Yes, that Optima, a boring but competent sedan that was as affordable as it was serviceable. Kia has injected a great deal of style into this reworked Optima. It is

Audi’s Sleek, Sexy A7 Exudes Smoothness

Every car company is getting into the coupe-looking sedan segment Mercedes Benz started a few years ago. Its CLS range has inspired even Hyundai to pen sedans with low-slung roof lines and muscular bodies. The original CLS didn’t have much room, but comely it was, and still is. Audi has entered the fray with a