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Audi’s Small Car for India – A1

Posted by automobz on December 4, 2008

audi_a1_05Until some recent time back, there was not a single example in its line-up belonging to the burgeoning SUV segment. But German auto firm Audi realized the potential and launched the, now much famous and celebrated, Q7. Ever since then this fat, bulbous, heavy-at-the-arse SUV has been the vanguard of segment sales. Other SUVs in the offing are Q5 and ‘under-development’ Q3. And now, the four-ringed firm has become conscious about its presence in yet another lucrative sector – that being the small-car segment. Read the rest of this entry »

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VW and Audi set up Corporate office in Mumbai

Posted by automobz on August 21, 2008

Volkswagen Group, Europe’s largest automobile manufacturer is poised to further strengthen its Indian operations with the setting up of a new corporate sales office in Mumbai. The new corporate sales office located at Bandra Kurla Complex will help Volkswagen and Audi in catering to its customers and dealers in India better. Read the rest of this entry »

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AUDI R8 – A DIWALI TREAT!!

Posted by automobz on August 8, 2008

The much talked about R8 is expected to make a grand entry into India this October. Audi has been welcomed well here and we now know the Germans are much more than ‘Series’ and ‘Classes’, i.e., the BMWs and Mercs. The TT was a good surprise as it was not expected here but then neither did we expect a fleet of 911s. The R8 is a supercar in every right and also practical. Yes, practical, as it has a good amount of space. Space in a supercar, huh! And it is quiet too. As quiet a whisper, but it is not quiet on performance. It enjoys the presence of a 4.2 L V8 under the hood, coughing out 420Hp. Read the rest of this entry »

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