We have seen the future of steering wheels, and it includes the "Audi James 2025". Touted as a "virtual cockpit of the future," this prototype features an auto-pilot, also known as "jet-fighter mode", is activated, the steering wheel, seating position and light coding system automatically change. The display shows the car's planned driving maneuvers while a secondary screen provides access to infotainment functions. Continue reading for the video and more information.
Just about everyone has seen the Audi R8 in the Iron Man movies, but what about the Audi Sport Quattro Concept? This supercar boasts a twin turbocharged 4.0 liter V8 engine that generates 650hp. Expect to shell out $150,000+ for this beauty once it's released. Continue reading to see ten more fun and creative gadgets, products that geeks would love.
When Audi meets Ducati, you get the sleek and futuristic motorcycle. Designers Thibault Devauze and Marc Devauze from France, along with modeler Clement Couvreur came up with the stunning piece above, and called it the Audi Motorrad. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
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That's right, Audi's automatic parking systems operate by means of either ultrasound or cameras, which display images via the onboard monitor. One particularly convenient solution is park assist. When backing into a parking space, it performs all the necessary steering movements; it can handle both parallel parking and parking perpendicular to the street. Continue reading for a video and more information.
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The 2012 Audi R8 GT Spyder made its official debut at the 24 Hours of Le Mans this past weekend, and unfortunately, it's limited to just 333-units worldwide. This model "brings the scorching-hot 5.2-liter V10 - good for 560 hp, a 0-62 time of 3.8 seconds, and a top speed of 197 mph - to open-air driving, along with an automated six-speed R tronic transmission, a Bang & Olufsen sound system, and, of course, Bluetooth." Video after the break. Click here for the first picture in gallery.
That exclusivity will surely carry a hefty price tag, and while pricing has yet to be announced for the U.S. market (its 207,800 Euro tag in Germany translates to over $300,000), and we expect it to carry a premium over the coupe's $198,000 MSRP.
[via Autoblog - Uncrate]