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2014 Audi R8 Set to Lose Some Weight

It seems that cars keep getting heavier these days. And while that's come to be an expected norm, Audi, with the help of aluminum and carbon fiber, will shave over 200 pounds off of its next-gen R8.

Audi has made a commitment to build a lighter-weight chassis, and in 2014, the sporty Audi R8 will get a 30-percent increase in torsional rigidity in addition to being 220 pounds lighter. This will buck the current…

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Audi Announces Nine Months of Record Sales

What's better than a record-breaking sales month?  Record-breaking sales for nine straight months. Thanks to Audi enthusiasts, like those of you in the Burlington area, the automaker not only boasted their best-ever September sales, they did it for ninth month straight.

Not only did they break the record for September sales, Audi outsold September 2010 by 19.3-percent, or 1,547 units. How many Audis is that, exactly? About 9,745 units, just in…

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Audi Unveils New EV Concept at Frankfurt Motor Show

The Audi Sportback and Audi Spyder EV both feature electric motors delivering a combined output of 20 PS and 34.67 lb-ft of torque. The lithium-ion battery fitted to each car offers a 45-mile range. Designed to be city vehicles, the Audi Sportback and Spyder can get up to an impressive 62 miles per hours in 16.9 seconds.

Unlike other vehicles , these 1,058-pound Audi concepts cannot really be categorized in any of today's official automobile segments. With innovative aesthetics and...

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IIHS Names Audi A6 "Top Safety Pick"

Luxury drivers in the Champlain Valley can now find the 2012 Audi A6 at Audi South Burlington. The redesigned A6 features state-of-the-art safety advancements, including aluminum hybrid body construction, FlexRay data transfer system, LED headlights, Audi night vision assistant, Audi drive select, and Audi connect.

Known for making the road a "more intelligent place"1, the Audi A6 did so well on the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) crash test, it was...

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Audi A8 with Hybrid Drive

Coming to Audi South Burlington for 2012, a hybrid variant of the powerful and luxurious Audi A8 produces just as much horsepower as the fully gasoline variant. The German auto maker claims their new A8 hybrid has "The power of a six-cylinder model, the fuel consumption of a four-cylinder version…"1

Audi's flagship, and even a movie star thanks to The Transporter series, its 2.0 TFSI gasoline engine, combined with an electric motor…

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Audi R8 Goes Exclusive

Lets face it, the incredible Audi R8 is probably one of the most advanced and powerful coupes on the market today. Just when you think there isn't a way to make such a luxurious sports car any better, the German auto maker has announced a surprise for you.

Available at Audi South Burlington, R8 will receive a special enhancement that only a few Audi vehicles ever get the pleasure of witnessing. R8 has earned…

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Audi A8L W12 Comes to the USA

Remember when the 2011 Audi A8L W12 debuted in Europe, last year? There were more than a few Audi enthusiasts in the U.S. who were crushed by the German automaker's decision to not bring it stateside. Ourselves included. Audi South Burlington, however, never gave up hope. And finally, our wish is being granted. The top-of-the-line 2012 Audi A8L W12 will finally be available to American drivers, craving unrelenting opulence and a fierce 0-60…

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2012 Audi A5 & S5: Setting & Exceeding Expectations

The redesign of the 2012 Audi A5 and 2012 Audi S5 is complete, with orders starting in September and deliveries shortly thereafter in December. Audi South Burlington can safely say the Bavarian automaker hasn't just met our expectations. They've exceeded them.

For the 2012 A5, Audi aimed to make the vehicle more fuel efficient with zero compromise to performance. They succeeded by introducing two new engines and enhancing existing engines with technologies such…

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Audi Donates Two Spyders to Benefit Elton John AIDS Foundation

Every year, Elton John and his partner David Furnish host the White Tie and Tiara Ball at their home, inviting attendees to empty out their jewelry boxes for an auction aimed at raising funds for the Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF). Everything on the block carries a high value and even higher amount of prestige. But items that stole the limelight at this year's star-studded event are two Audi, chrome-finish R8 Spyders.

Speaking on…

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