Audi e-tron becomes first EV to score maximum safety rating

It received the maximum score from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety after being assessed across six different crash tests

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Addison Lee and Audi open the door for electric taxi service

The taxi firm is to incorporate five Audi e-tron models into its fleet to test the viability of a fully-electric service

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There’s snow way an EV could drive up that… wrong!

Audi has driven its e-tron electric vehicle straight up a world-famous downhill ski course

Audi drives forward with giant solar power plans

The project at Győr in Hungary will consist of 35,000 solar panels

World Economic Forum attendees to travel in (sustainable) style

Electric vehicles will be used to transport delegates around the annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland

EU investigates BMW, Daimler and Volkswagen over emissions collusion allegations

The carmakers allegedly held meetings where they discussed clean technologies to limit harmful car exhaust emissions

Hyundai and Audi team up on hydrogen car technology

The companies will be able to access each other’s intellectual property and share technology

Audi drives towards 800,000 EV sales in 2025

The car manufacturer says it will have introduced at least 20 electrified models by this time

Audi drives towards solar car roofs

  Audi has teamed up with Chinese company Hanergy to develop solar roofs for cars. Alta Devices, a subsidiary of the Chinese firm, will design the glass sunroof with integrated solar cells, with the aim of boosting the range of Audi’s electric vehicles. Eventually, the firms hope to cover almost the entire roof surface with […]

Audi offers diesel emissions upgrade for 850k cars

Audi is offering a free software upgrade for 850,000 diesel cars to improve their emissions performance. The carmaker said the retrofit programme is for cars with six-cylinder and eight-cylinder diesel engines in Europe and other markets outside the US and Canada. The upgrade is expected to “further improve their emissions in real driving conditions beyond […]