Audi Holoride Virtual Reality Technology
Audi is set to become the world’s first automobile manufacturer to bring virtual-reality entertainment into series production. Launching this summer, back seat passengers can put on special Holoride VR glasses and immerse themselves in various media formats including games, films and interactive content. What sets this apart from other VR experiences is that Holride virtual content adapts to the driving movements of the car in real time. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.

Audi A6 Avant E-Tron Concept
There are plenty of electric sedans, SUVs and even sports cars, but here’s what could be the first station wagon. Meet the Audi A6 Avant e-tron concept. It’s powered by dual electric motors that generate 470 hp and 590 lb-ft of torque fed by a 100 kWh battery good for 300+ miles of range on a single charge, or 186-miles in just 10-minutes using just 270 kW charging. What really stands out are its Digital Matrix LED front headlights, along with the three small, high-resolution LED projectors built into each side of the body. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.

Audi Charging Hub Electric Vehicles Germany
Sure, the Tesla supercharger experience is convenient for owners of the Model S / 3 / X / Y, but what if you wanted a luxurious place to lounge instead of just hanging around a random strip mall or supermarket? The Audi Charging Hub hopes to offer just that experience, with the first one located in Nuremberg, Germany. Read more for a short video tour, additional pictures and information.

Ken Block Audi S1 Hoonitron Electric Race Car
Ken Block’s all-electric Audi S1 Hoonitron was built exclusively for Elektrikhana, which is sure to be a stunt-filled video. Technical details are sparse, but we do know that it’s powered by two electric motors and has an all-wheel drive configuration. All of this power is packaged into a carbon fiber chassis, while keeping the full safety standards as prescribed by motorsport’s top governing body, the FIA. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.

Audi Grandsphere Concept Private Jet Lounge
The Audi Grandsphere Concept was unveiled today at the Internationale Automobil-Ausstellung (IAA) 2021 show in Frankfurt, and it’s touted as a “private jet for the road”. This all-electric 2+2 sedan features Level 4 autonomy, which means that it’s capable of driving fully autonomously, without any human input since it’s programmed to stop itself in the event of system failure. Read more for two videos, additional pictures and information.

Audi Skysphere Concept
Audi’s shape-shifting Skysphere Concept is a roadster unlike any that you’ve experienced before, as it offers two different driving experiences: a grand touring and sports. This is made possible with the use of a variable wheelbase that consists of electric motors and a sophisticated mechanism with body and frame components that slide into one another make it possible to expand its length by 250 millimeters, while adjusting ground clearance by 10 millimeters. Read more for two videos, additional pictures and information.

Audi RS Q E-Tron Hybrid Electric 2022 Dakar Rally
The Audi RS Q e-tron started out as a concept less than a year ago, and now it has become a reality. This off-road vehicle boasts an electrified drivetrain that will be used next January at the 2022 Dakar Rally. A grueling event for even the most powerful petrol vehicles, this 2-week marathon of sorts has stages that are up to 800 kilometers (497 miles) in length, making it the ultimate challenge for an electric drivetrain. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.

Audi RS E-Tron GT Porsche Taycan EV
A concept was first shown at the 2018 Los Angeles Auto Show, and today, the 2022 Audi E-Tron GT has officially been revealed. Available in E-Tron GT Quattro or RS E-Tron GT trims, they both feature get an all-wheel drive powertrain via electric motors, and a 93-kilowatt-hour battery, good for around 300 miles of driving range on Europe’s WLTP testing cycle. Both trims share the Porsche Taycan’s 800-volt battery architecture, complete with 270 kW charging that can recharge the pack from 5% to 80% in 22.5 minutes. Read more for two videos, additional pictures and information.

Audi A4 Mood Ring Paint
DipYourCar’s Fonzie wanted to give an Audi A4 a mood ring makeover, and what better way to do so than with temperature-sensitive paint? For those who aren’t familiar with mood rings, they it’s essentially a specialized liquid crystal thermometer, wearable on the finger. A heat changing liquid that reflects different wavelengths of light which changes the color of the stone. The liquid crystal found in these rings is usually set up to display a “neutral” color at the average human skin temperature, which is approximately 93°F. Read more to see what happens when you cover a car with this type of paint.

Audi E-Tron FE07 Formula E Race Car
Photo credit: Tobias Kempe/AUDI AG
The 2021 Audi E-Tron FE07 Formula E race car is sleeker and more efficient than ever, thanks to a new MGU05 motor-generator. This all-electric powertrain generates 335 horsepower that can be boosted to 382 horsepower in “attack mode,” which enables it to accelerate from 0-62 mph in 2.88 seconds, while topping out at 149 mph. The engineering team achieved an overall efficiency of over 95 percent for the powertrain and the new MGU inverter unit has an efficiency of even more than 97 percent in all relevant driving conditions. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.