Edmunds.com 2013 New Car Buying Guides Features Several Audis

Every year, the editors at Edmunds.com go through all of the vehicles for the new model year and select their top picks in various categories and price ranges. For the 2013 model year, they have selected several Audi sedans, coupes and crossovers as their top picks. For sedans, the 2013 Audi A6 nabs one of three spots under the “Sedans Under $55,000”. The Audi A6 beat the BMW 5 series in one of their latest comparisons. The Audi A7 also picks up a nod for “Sedans Under $70,000” and the Audi A8 also took a spot under “Sedans Over $70,000”....

Revisiting 2013 A4 allroad quattro and Q5 pricing

As you may have read in my previous posts, as well as on Twitter and Facebook, I have come down pretty harsh on Audi when they released prices for the 2013 A4 allroad quattro for the US. In the “Updated: Analysis (and mini-rant) of the 2013 A4 allroad quattro pricing” post, I compared the announced prices for the 2013 A4 allroad quattro against the prices of both the 2012 A4 Avant and the 2012 Q5 2.0TFSI. The price differences noted in the post weren’t exactly apples to apples as the 2013 Q5 would bring on a facelift and different price...

In depth comparison: 2013 A4 allroad quattro vs 2013 Q5

In an earlier blog post, I had mentioned that the biggest competitor to the new 2013 A4 allroad quattro in the United States will be the Audi Q5. In this article, I will go into the similarities and differences between the A4 allroad quattro and the updated Q5 crossover that will be on sale in North America later this year. Due to the fact that there aren’t any official US spec sheets released for the 2013 models, some of the specs in this article is based from the Audi UK spec sheets and brochures. Such numbers may differ slightly for...