Audi A1 Info and Reviews
Audi A1 Info and Reviews
Audi A1, the entry level mini hatchback from the reckon brand has made a distinct image in the crowd. The simple yet sportier form has attracted many young’s to make it their type of car. It may be the cheapest model in the Audi range, but the experts do say that it feels just as good as Audi’s more expensive offerings. Let us work out on the newer model, 2013 Audi A1 from closer.
There’s a broad range of impressive engines on offer in the A1, ranging from a 1.2 turbo petrol right up to a top-of-the-range 2.0 diesel. Most of the testers are impressed with the petrol engines, especially the peachy 1.4 – whilst the smaller 1.2 engine feels a bit underpowered at times, the 1.4 has a fair bit of poke across the rev range yet returns decent fuel economy and suits the car’s character More >
Audi has released extended editions of its mini adventure car A1. These are said to be the sporty editions of the current model and are named as Audi A1 Amplified Red and Audi A1 Amplified White and both are available in either plain A1 or the Sportback form.
These new edition models are available in all engine forms with three different levels where updates mostly appear in the visual forms. The Amplified Red is painted with Misano Red pearl effect whereas the Amplified White is painted in Glacier White metallic.
The first level is been labeled as Amplified. The changes are high gloss black roof line, exterior mirror housings, S line roof spoiler and the single frame sportier grille. The wheels are 17 inch 5-arm alloys with black inserts. There are other highlights as well in the interiors by red or gray color.
The second level is More >
Audi has just introduced a Limited version of Audi A1 in same quantity as were with R8 GT. The car is officially launched as Audi A1 Quattro Limited Edition which will be available only to lucky 333 owners where 19 of them are particularly destined for UK. The company will start the bookings from March 2012 and the delivery will be made by the second half of 2012. The model is priced at £41,020 which clearly indicates that it’s going to be a too much loaded version of A1.
The turbocharged engine is borrowed from TTS and is tweaked a lot to mate it in awesome manner with the A1 characteristics. The power output is 256PS which is mated with a manual six speed transmission adding to the sports attribute of A1. The torque produced is 350Nm revving between 2500 to 4500 rpm. The 0-62mph is achieved in 5.7 seconds More >
Audi A1 Tuning by ABT Sportsline is the unique “All-in-one set” for any Audi in order to feel the fun driving experience. The offer covers all the essentials from brakes or suspension, engine technology, wheels and the exhaust system where experiences and competences of the employees play a vital role. It has been the company’s philosophy to continuously develop tuning components that are reliable and of high quality. This is relevant when it comes to racetrack actions where tuning intelligence is tested and evaluated. Audi has been extending the cooperation needed in successfully pursuing ABT’s tuning ideals and aspirations, and for the company’s sustainability efforts.
The tuning expertise is reinforced by years of solid experience in motorsport in lieu of empty theories and ineffective plans. The focus has always been faster acceleration to level up the driving pleasure of every Audi owner. ABT is offering attractive discounts through its partners More >
The slow pace of sale of Audi A1 might be a reason for worry to the company, since after its launch in August, the company has just sold around 20,000 units, whereas its main competitor, BMW Mini has sold more than 41,000 units.
The reason for the weak sales of A1 may be its higher price and lesser options to choose from. The BMW Mini has in total of 12 different variants to choose from and there in adding different available packages makes your Mini stand out distinct in the crowd. Audi A1 currently offers only three variants and till now only 3-door hatchback is introduced. The 3-door models are fashionably good for youngsters, but there is a very small percent of family people, who would prefer a 3-door hatchback over a 5-door. These extra doors add a lot of comfort and ease of relaxation to the passenger sitting More >
Audi A1, the smallest boy of the Audi World, is obviously the cutest and the most eye catching model among the whole Audi family. Youngsters prefer this car over others mainly because of its sporty and casual looks.
The car is a 3-door hatchback purposely built for inside city use. Its compact dimensions help it to run easily through the traffic and narrow roads. Just 3.96 meter long and 1.75 meters wide, this small attractive body contains a class of things within it. The Start-Stop button, 6.5” Multimedia Screen, electrically operated rear view mirrors are among few of the standard options in the car. The internal cabin is designed with decent levels of materials and it feels like a cockpit with the jet blowers type designed A/C vents. Audi A1 is available in 3 trim levels: SE, Sport and S Line with slight variations in More >