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The New Audi SQ7 – Real Diesel Power

The first units of the new Audi SQ7 TDI – the world’s most powerful diesel SUV they say, will appear on the market from this Summer. With 435hp and 663.8 lb-ft of torque at its disposal, it accelerates from 0 to 62mph in just 4.8 seconds, with fuel consumption around the 32mpg mark. This equates to 18g/km of CO². European customers can order the Audi SQ7 TDI from mid-May. Continue reading

Introducing The Audi TT Ultra TDI

Last week it was my pleasure to enjoy a week road-testing the brilliant Audi TT (pictured left) powered by the usual 2.0L TSFI 230PS petrol engine. Once, back in the day, we would never have dreamed of considering a sports car with a diesel engine – it just wasn’t right, somehow. Oil-burners were for working vehicles, not recreation. How things have changed. Continue reading