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NewsNew Cars and Trucks with the Highest Residual Value in 2020
ALG, which specializes in forecasting future vehicle values, announced the winners of its 2020 Canadian Residual Value Awards just before the start of the Montreal Auto Show last week. “For consumers, since a vehicle’s depreciation is the single costliest aspect of car ownership, a strong residual value is an indicator …
News2020 Audi SQ7 and SQ8 Coming This Spring With 500 Hp
The 2020 model year is a big one for Audi’s large SUVs. We’ve already told you about the changes being made to the Q7 and the addition of the super-sporty RS Q8 , but there’s more on the way. Set to go on sale in late spring, the new 2020 …
NewsVolvo, Audi Both Withdraw From the Montreal Auto Show
Volvo and Audi have just taken their names off the list of automakers planning to attend the 2020 Montreal Auto Show in January. According to a report by Driving , the two European companies have decided to follow the lead of Mercedes-Benz , which announced last month that it is …
New ModelsAudi’s Three Plug-in Hybrids for 2020
MUNICH, Germany— Our planned test drive is 71 kilometres long including 25 kilometres on the autobahn, where we can reach speeds much faster than the highway limits in Canada. And yet the Audi Q5 and A8L we’re driving average 4.1 L/100 km and 4.8 L/100 km, respectively. That’s because they’re …
NewsStudy: These are the Best Multimedia Systems of 2019
When it comes to infotainment and multimedia systems, some automakers understand precisely what today’s car buyers want and need, while others either stick to outdated technology and interfaces or try to do too much and end up confusing users. Evaluating the best systems out there is not an exact science, …
New Models2020 Audi A5 Takes a Page from the New A4’s Book
Hot on the heels of the redesigned 2020 Audi A4 , which we briefly tested earlier this summer, the four-ring brand is announcing the updated 2020 Audi A5. Initially launched for the 2018 model year, the second-generation Audi A5 Coupe, A5 Sportback and A5 Cabriolet now feature a new, tauter …
New Models2020 Audi RS 6 Avant is Coming to Canada
The fourth-generation Audi RS 6 Avant will finally be available in Canada sometime in 2020, much to the delight of performance enthusiasts looking for a car that’s equal parts sporty, elegant and versatile. While many automakers are obsessed with SUVs and crossovers, Audi Canada has decided to expand its RS …
Recalls26,000 Audi Cars Recalled For an Airbag Problem
Each time the words “recall” and “airbags” appear together, the first thing that inevitably comes to mind is the whole Takata mess that affected some 50 million vehicles globally. However, this is not the case here. Audi Canada is conducting a recall on 26,386 late-model cars because, on some of …
New ModelsUpdated 2020 Audi S7 Follows the S6 Lead
We told you last week about the refreshed and more powerful 2020 Audi S6 . Well, it’s now the four-door coupe’s turn to get a series of updates for the upcoming model year. Much to the delight of performance enthusiasts, the 2020 Audi S7 boasts a new twin-turbocharged 2.9-litre TFSI …
NewsMakes and Models with the Best Value in Canada for 2019
Car ownership is one of the biggest expenses of Canadian households, so it’s no wonder many consumers look for models and brands offering the most bang for their buck—not just right out of the dealer lot, but also over the many years to come. On that topic, market analysis firm …
New ModelsAfter the A6 and A6 allroad, Meet the 444-Hp Audi S6
The all-new 2020 Audi S6 is ready to take Canadian roads by storm. This midsize performance sedan features a new twin-turbocharged, 2.9-litre TFSI V6 engine developed specifically to produce a wider range of torque when combined with an electric compressor powered by a 48-volt mild hybrid system. Want some numbers?
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