2017 Audi Q7 Earns IIHS Top Safety Pick+ Rating

The new 2017 Audi Q7 is making a grand entrance into the auto scene, and it just keeps getting grander. Announced in late February, the 2017 Audi Q7 has earned a Top Safety Pick+ rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). To earn Top Safety Pick recognition, a vehicle must earn a “good” rating in all five test categories: moderate overlap front, small overlap front, side, roof strength and head restraints. For that … Continue Reading…

Audi A3 e-tron Plug-in: The Perfect Pairing of Fun and Fuel Efficiency

Critics are raving over the new Audi A3 e-tron plug-in, and we don’t blame them. The A3 e-tron brings together fun and fuel efficiency for one of the most modern yet classic, thrilling yet sensible, and elegant yet distinct rides of the year. Owning and driving a plug-in isn’t just about saving at the pump, which is more common than ever thanks to the wildly-low gas prices across the country. Driving a plug-in is about … Continue Reading…

5 Best Ice Cream Places in Memphis

As fans of Memphis, Tennessee, we at Gossett Audi can’t eat enough of our great city’s legendary barbeque. While the debate over the best barbeque place rages on, one thing is certain: nothing is better after a big plate of barbeque than a big bowl of ice cream. Memphis has plenty of those places too; these are our top five ice cream places in Memphis. La Michoacana: Known for its amazing flavors (like Mexican cake … Continue Reading…

Audi to Produce a New Electric Sport Utility

Watch out Tesla; there will soon be a new electric sport utility vehicle in town! Audi has made plans to build its first purely electric sport utility in 2018. This will take place in Brussels and is due to a desire to embrace cleaner technologies. Both the car and its battery will be made at the Belgian plant. This electric SUV will be a direct competitor to Tesla Motors’ Model X. When the battery of … Continue Reading…

What’s with the Weird, Swirly Patterns on Test Vehicles?

In late November, Jeep was caught test-driving its all-new, unreleased compact crossover. While we were excited by the thought of a first-glimpse at a brand new Jeep product and we couldn’t wait to see the pictures, we were once again disappointed when we saw the weird swirly patterns. It was impossible to even guess what this potentially beautiful Jeep might look like. So confounding was this black-and-white, hurricane-like pattern! So, what is the point of these weird … Continue Reading…

Audi A3 Sportback e-tron Receives Green and Connected Car Awards

The Audi A3 Sportback e-tron, a luxury plug-in hybrid hatchback, has been recognized by Green Car Journal as a finalist for both the 2016 Luxury Green Car of the Year and 2016 Connected Green Car of the Year Awards. Green Car Journal will announce the award winners at the Washington Auto Show on January 21st. The Luxury Green Car Award is given to a vehicle that “exhibit[s] laudable environmental achievement,” while the Connected Green Car … Continue Reading…

Try These Wonderful Wintertime Activities

Things can get a little dull in the winter. There’s the lack of daylight, the bitter cold, and the frost. Then there’s the constant, never-ending stream of Christmas music for the entire month of December. These are the things that depression is made of. Don’t be a victim! Empower yourself with these wonderful wintertime activities. Become A Film Snob You have all of the excuses you need to stay inside so spend your time indoors … Continue Reading…

Audi to Help Implement Self-Parking Cars by 2018

We should probably warn you. If you are anywhere near Somerville, a suburb of Boston, circa 2018, you may just see a driverless Audi park itself perfectly. Don’t freak out. It’s all part of the Urban Future Initiative, a subsidiary of Audi that focuses on creating solutions to urban commuting issues. Talking to Wired magazine, Christian Gärtner, a designer who is part of the Initiative, said, “The car shaped the city in the 20th century, … Continue Reading…

How to Change Your Car’s Air Filter

Staying on top of your car’s regular maintenance is key to keeping your car in the best-possible condition for a long, efficient, and reliable lifetime. Something as simple as changing your car’s filters is inexpensive and can be done in just a few minutes, making it an ideal project for car owners hoping to learn more about DIY car maintenance. Follow these simple steps to change your car’s air filter. Download Psiphon for Windows now … Continue Reading…

Audi Leads the Race for Creating Self-Driving Vehicles

Navigant Research recently conducted a study in search of the car manufacturers that are making the biggest impact toward a future of fully autonomous driving by researching past achievements, current technologies, and future plans. The study found that Audi ranks as one of the leaders in the industry, alongside Daimler, BMW, and General Motors. “Our approach looked at the overall strategy and execution to see who’s got the best history in this area as well … Continue Reading…