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Audi Can Now Talk To Las Vegas Traffic Lights

By   December 7, 2016

Audi A4

2017 Audi A4

Science fiction is quickly becoming science fact. Like something out of iRobot companies like Audi have been working on self driving cars, but to really make the system work well these machines need to talk to one another and their surrounding infrastructure. The German luxury car maker is now offering Vehicle-to-Infrastructure (V2I) on select 2017 Audi A4, Q7 and allroad models.

The first phase of the new technology is allowing the vehicle to talk to traffic lights. The first US city that is implementing these smart traffic lights is Las Vegas, Nevada. The car is able to communicate with the traffic signals using a 4G LTE connection.

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Audi Builds 200th R8 LMS

By   July 19, 2016

Audi R8 LMS

200th Audi R8 LMS

The 200th Audi R8 LMS has been produced. The German performance and luxury car maker has produced quite a successful competition machine and it has also helped improve the road legal R8 as the chassis of the production and race car share the same manufacturing lines.

The R8 LMS has had two generations so far with 136 models being from the first generation and 64 models from the second generation. The second gen. car was launched in 2015, so expect that number to keep climbing.

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Is This Gold Chromed Audi R8 Just Right Or Too Much?

By   July 12, 2016

Chrome Gold Audi R8

Gold Chrome Wrapped Audi R8

One of the great things about the Audi R8 is that you get a supercar that is somewhat understated. While an R8 will still get plenty of attention it just isn’t that – grab your face and force you to look at me – that you get with something like a Lamborghini Huracan.

The Audi often takes people a second to realize exactly what it is as it can easily be confused for a lower performance car from the German luxury car maker. That is of course until its owner flies past all but the fastest traffic.

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