An orange 2020 Kia Niro on display in a parking lot with trees in the background
Hybrids & Electrics

Don’t Buy These Electric Vehicles if You Like Going Places

As battery technology becomes increasingly more advanced, electric vehicles are more enticing than ever. Additionally, you’re no longer just stuck with an electric sedan. Now you’ve got electric SUVs and sports cars as well. However, Consumer Reports recently retracted its recommendation of a crop of EVs from big-time manufacturers such as Porsche, Audi, Kia, and …

Audi e-tron at Beijing International Auto Show
Hybrids & Electrics

The 2019 Audi E-Tron Destroyed Its Competition

Electric vehicles are becoming a competitive market segment in the auto industry. As consumers become more interested in reducing their environmental footprint, automakers are creating options that are not only economical but powerful as well. Audi released its first all-electric vehicle and industry analysts and consumers are equally impressed. Similar to other models in their …

Audi E-Tron GT is displayed during the second press day at the 89th Geneva International Motor Show
Hybrids & Electrics

Hear the Audi E-Tron GT’s Spooky Noise

One of the things car enthusiasts love about their vehicles is the sounds that they make. The exhaust note, turbo blowback, and supercharger whine are noises people will pay to hear when driving their cars. When the electric car first hit, a lot of people struggled with the lack of sound. There’s no combustion engine, …

A black matte Audi e-tron steering wheel.
Hybrids & Electrics

The 2021 Audi E-Tron Just Got Cheaper

When Audi originally introduced the Audi e-tron for the 2019 model year. And while critics praised the e-tron for its smooth acceleration and lavishness, many questioned its high price tag.  Given what we know now, Audi has considered this feedback . The automaker recently announced that the 2021 e-tron now has a lower starting price. The new e-tron will be more …

Audi e-tron Sportback full electric luxury crossover SUV car on display at Brussels Expo
Tips, Tricks & Trends

5 Electric Performance Cars You Need to Know About

Electric vehicles have been hot headlines recently. Automakers are racing to the drawing board to design sustainable and capable EV rides. For enthusiasts, watching some of these more performance-based EVs hit the market is downright invigorating. Whether you’re new to the performance EV segment or consider yourself an aficionado, here is a roster of a …

Audi Q7 e-Tron
Trucks & SUVs

The Best Audi Models For Off-Roading

Yes, you can believe your eyes. You may have seen an Audi Q7 or the electric e-Tron SUV hanging with the Jeeps and trucks on off-roading trails. Even though Audi is known for manufacturing luxury cars, they have proven themselves with capable 4×4 models. But how do they stack up against the competition? How Capable …

Jaguar I-Pace
Hybrids & Electrics

Looming EV Battery Shortage Threatens Electric Car Sales

As automakers like Audi, Jaguar, and Porsche start to add electric cars to their lineups, some issues still remain. Most are centered around EV batteries, specifically their design and support. Current fast-charging infrastructure remains somewhat spotty, which forces companies to make larger and more expensive battery packs. And incidents like the Porsche Taycan fire aren’t …

Hybrids & Electrics

Audi E-tron Sportback: What We Know so Far

Since its introduction last year, the Audi e-tron has garnered some good reviews and nestled itself a comfortable spot in the future of electric vehicles. If a household nameplate isn’t enough for the general public to know offhand what an Audi e-tron is, the brand is set to release a newer version of it: the …