A1

  • 2014 Audi A1 Sportback facelift spied for the first time near the Arctic Circle

    Audi has already unveiled the hot S1 and S1 Sportback with 228bhp and quattro all-wheel drive, ahead next week's Geneva debut. Here we have our first spy shots of the "standard" A1 Sportback facelift, caught near the Arctic Circle in Northern Sweden. The changes are… Continue reading »

  • Audi A1 e-tron with more powerful electric motor introduced

    Audi has unveiled the updated A1 E-tron, that the automaker calls a next-generation model. The updated A1 e-tron is more powerful now with an electric motor that produces 115 hp and maximum torque of 300 Nm. 0-62 mph takes 9.8 seconds and the top speed… Continue reading »

  • Audi A1 Quattro By ABT

    German tuner ABT has released an engine tuning program for the limited-edition Audi A1 quattro. Power on the 2.0-litre 4-cylinder turbocharged engine is increased to 307bhp (up from 256bhp), while the torque figure rises from the standard 258 lb-ft to 295 lb-ft between 2,500 rpm… Continue reading »

  • 2013 Audi A1 E-tron Hot Weather Testing In Spain

    Early June different car blogs and magazines reported that the Audi A1 e-tron could be axed due to unstable market, high development costs and low profit margins. We have always been skeptical when it comes to such rumours and did not follow the crowd. Looks… Continue reading »

  • ABT AS1 Sportback Revealed, Based On The New Audi A1 Sportback

    ABT is well known for their work on different Audi and Volkswagen models. Their latest styling and performance upgrade is for the new Audi A1 Sportback dubbed AS1 Sportback. Visual upgrades include carbon fibre vents on the wings just behind the front wheels, carbon fibre… Continue reading »

  • Audi S1 Prototype Spied Testing At The Nürburgring

    Audi S1 - these are the first spy shots of the upcoming small hatchback with the S1 name. The prototype spied on the Nürburgring already reveals typical quad double exhaust pipes found on other S models. Details are limited, but most likely the hot S1… Continue reading »

  • Red Audi A1

    Review: Audi A1 - Is It A Polo With Designer Clothes?

    What is the Audi A1? Is it a Polo with designer clothes? Or is it something more than the sum of its parts? Some reviews are almost sneering about its links to the Polo. I don’t agree, particularly as the current Polo is the best… Continue reading »