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2019 Audi Q3 is "Everything You Would Expect from Audi:" Kelley Blue Book

Our brand's iconic subcompact luxury crossover SUV is back, all-new for the model year, and it's already getting attention from the experts.

Sure, it's larger, with more room for both people and cargo, owing to a wheelbase that's 3 inches longer and up to 48.0 cubic feet for luggage available with its seven-stage 40/20/40-split rear seats folded. It's also more powerful, now incorporating a turbocharged 2.0-liter I4 capable of 228 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque at rpm as low as 1,700. It even comes standard with more features than…

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2019 Audi Q5 is a Kelley Blue Book 2019 Best Buy

The five-passenger crossover from the Four Rings took home to award from the Web wing of the SUV research and valuation expert, KBB.com, in its Compact Luxury SUV category for the second year in a row. The judges didn't mince words, either.

Compared to other segment contenders, 2019 Q5 "does everything better. It was a "class above [them] ... excel[ing] in every measurable category" yet "never let[ting] down in terms of luxury." Overall, however, Q5 was a hit for being a "well-rounded, near-perfect balance" of everything from interior space and utility to drive-time dynamics, tech...

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Another New Audi SUV Earns Top Honors for Safety from the IIHS

In search of a luxury SUV with sterling safety credentials? The latest Audi Q8 just became one of the more recent mid-size Audi crossovers to earn the status of 2019 TOP SAFETY PICK from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. When equipped with standard Audi pre sense front driver-assistance and HD Matrix-design LED lighting, it takes home both the authority's highest "Good" rating in all areas tested for crashworthiness and a "Superior" front crash prevention rating. So, what is Audi pre sense front?

It's a proactive safety system that uses radar sensor data and...

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Kelley Blue Book Awards 2019 Audi A7 a "Best Resale Value" in its Luxury Car Category

Our automaker's latest luxury sedan just received the honor, in fact, at the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) Convention, hosted in San Francisco on January 28, 2019. As this was the 17th year in the storied history of the award, too, it was surely saying something about how Audi continues to raise the bar on premium vehicles that retain their value over many years of ownership.

According to KBB, the "Best Resale Value" award considers a host of new vehicles, luxury and otherwise, across 24 categories. The authority's team of market and pricing analysts took a look at…

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Audi Earns Four "Best Value in America" Awards from Vincentric

When an auto research expert that specializes in calculating ownership cost using eight different factors names your automaker "Best Luxury Car Brand" for a second time, it's surely saying something.

Indeed, when it came to depreciation, taxes, fees, financing, fuel expenses, insurance coverage, maintenance and repairs costs, and opportunity cost, Vincentric didn't mince words. Audi, they claimed, represented the best value overall in several segments, with a lower-than-expected cost of ownership given each as well as price. So, which new Audi cars earned top honors, then?

For...

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Audi Q8 Sets a New Standard for the Audi Crossover Lineup

No sooner had it showed up here on Temecula Center Drive than the full-size SUV was already proposing a trifecta of ideals for what defines premium.

For one, Audi Q8 offers the practicality of a sport utility, to be sure. You can look forward, for instance, to cargo capacity at the top of the class, up to 67.5 cubic feet, and you can access the hold easily via an available power tailgate. Moreover, the SUV features a monstrous 7,700-pound towing capacity, enough for anything from a pair of dirt bikes or jet skis to a powerboat, second vehicle…

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It's a Great Time to Go Certified Pre-Owned at Audi Temecula

It's that time of year again. Time for the Audi Certified Pre-Owned Sales Event. And luckily, here on Temecula Center Drive, you can find one of the most extensive selections of certified pre-owned Audi models around, both in the Temecula, CA area and nearby. If you're shopping for your next luxury car, you have plenty to look forward to.

For one, each Audi CPO vehicle here on-site is a late model, which means you can find all the leading-edge features that coveted Audi A4 sedan or Q3 crossover has to offer, for less.

Secondly, every one of our…

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Audi Unveils the e-tron GT concept at the LA Auto Show November 28, Electrifying Audiences

The four-door coupe looks to be an energetic sibling to the long-awaited Audi e-tron SUV and Sportback duo set to appear in 2019, and if what we've come to know about it is any indication, there's a lot in the future of fully electric vehicles to be excited about.

For one, with flat-floor architecture, a wide stance, and a supremely long wheelbase, it'll deliver on the sleek, aerodynamic...

In fact, though the car…

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Audi Announces Updates for a New Model Year -- What Can We Expect from the Four Rings?

The short answer: more trim choices, design updates across the board, inside and out, expanded package options, higher-level personalization options, better availability of exclusive Audi advanced driver-assistance systems, and best of all, more standard equipment than ever. See what awaits under the hood and in-cabin for 2019 here at Audi Temecula.

There's a lot going on in Ingolstadt, Germany these days. According to a press release from Audi, many luxury favorites are getting a few enhancements that enthusiasts have been dreaming of.

The 2019 Audi A3, for example, will...

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What Does Kelley Blue Book Say About the New 2018 Audi A3?

The research and valuation authority lauded the latest luxury sports car for having "all the requisite Audi parts," including a "powerful engine lineup, a quality interior," and "loads of high-tech goodies." Such a winning combination, it continued, gives the new 2018 A3 "a leg up" on competitors from the INFINITI QX30 and Mercedes-Benz CLA to Acura ILX. A3, they qualified, even offers better value than the BMW 2 Series. What exactly earned such a ringing endorsement from KBB?

New for 2018, to be sure, heated front seating comes standard, along with dual USB connectivity for...

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