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2016 Audi A6 Video

By Joe Wiesenfelder on August 27, 2015


For 2016, Audi has updated its A6 midsize sedan with some styling changes, some powertrain upgrades and a few changes to the electronics, as well. Watch the video for more. Video produced by the Cars.com Media Team… Read More

2016 Audi A6 Video

By Joe Wiesenfelder on August 27, 2015

For 2016, Audi has updated its A6 midsize sedan with some styling changes, some powertrain upgrades and a few changes to the electronics, as well. Watch the video for more. Video produced by the Cars.com Media Team… Read More

Audi to Unveil Electric SUV in Frankfurt

By Matt Schmitz on August 20, 2015

Following in the electrified footsteps of the R8 e-tron sports car and A3 Sportback e-tron, Audi is expanding its all-electric long-range luxury portfolio into the SUV market. The e-tron quattro concept is set to debut in September at the 2015… Read More

Which Cars Fit Three Car Seats?

By Jennifer Newman on August 20, 2015

UPDATED AUG. 20, 2015: Parents are often searching for the automotive holy grail: a car that's not a minivan and can fit three child-safety seats across the backseat. It's a short list. More Car Seat Checks In the more than… Read More

Recall Alert: 420,000 Volkswagen Sedans, SUVs, Convertibles, Hatchbacks and Wagons

By Matt Schmitz on August 14, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 420,000 Volkswagen vehicles, including model-year 2010-14 CC and Passat sedans, and Tiguan SUVs; model-year 2010-13 Eos convertibles and Jetta sedans; model-year 2011-14 Golf and Golf GTI hatchbacks; and model-year 2011-13 Jetta SportWagen wagons The Problem: Debris may… Read More

2016 VW Golf, SportWagen, GTI and Jetta Get Top IIHS Safety Rating

By Matt Schmitz on August 12, 2015

A quartet of Volkswagen vehicles has earned the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's highest rating, Top Safety Pick Plus. Receiving the honor are the 2016 Golf 4-door, Golf SportWagen, Golf GTI 4-door and Jetta when the cars are equipped with… Read More

Volkswagen Adds Tech, Connectivity Features to 2016 Lineup

By Andy Ihnatko on August 6, 2015

At the Consumer Electronics Show in January, Volkswagen talked about ways it intended to make its information and entertainment systems and phone connectivity features not only better, but more relevant. Like all CES announcements, though, a company just lights an… Read More

2016 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron Starts at $38,825

By Matt Schmitz on August 6, 2015

When Audi's first U.S.-market plug-in hybrid goes on sale in October, it will start at $38,825; the price includes destination but excludes potential state and federal incentives. The front-wheel-drive 2016 A3 Sportback e-tron is a four-door, five-passenger hatchback powered by… Read More

2016 Audi Q3 Is a Top Safety Pick

By Matt Schmitz on August 3, 2015

The redesigned-for-2016 Audi Q3 has earned the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's Top Safety Pick rating. The luxury compact SUV received the highest-possible score of good in all areas of the institute's crashworthiness testing. Related: More Audi News IIHS rates… Read More

Volkswagen Widens Availability of Advanced Safety Features

By Matt Schmitz on July 30, 2015

Advanced safety features aren't just for big spenders anymore. For the 2016 model year, Volkswagen is bringing a host of driver-assistance technology — including forward collision warning with autonomous emergency braking, adaptive cruise control, park assist, blind spot monitoring and… Read More

Recall Alert: 2014-2015 Audi SQ5

By Matt Schmitz on July 28, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 5,625 model-year 2014-15 Audi SQ5 SUVs manufactured between May 22, 2013, and April 14, 2015 The Problem: The electric power-steering assist system may shut down in cold temperatures due to a steering motor sensor fault; if this… Read More