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Luxury SUV Line-up

Without doubt, we have never before welcomed the new year with such a strong, stunning, striking line-up of SUV’s! 
Just take a quick moment to appreciate the images below (shot locally here in our wonderful Manawatu). 
From SQ7, Q7 and Touareg Black Edition, there is absolutely something for everyone!

Powerful and variable.  The Audi SQ7 delivers pure driving pleasure.  The family SUV feature high comfort and the latest infotainment features.  At the Dealership now!
 
The Audi Q7 – The versatile, luxury SUV.  A compelling driving experience, thanks to quattro all-wheel drive, a powerful design with plenty of space for up to seven passengers.  At the Dealership now!

VW Touareg Black Edition – The Touareg is setting new benchmarks with its expressive and forward-thinking design.  Not to mention its under-stated elegance.  The V6S R-Line Black Edition will take your breath away.  You really do have to see this vehicle in the flesh to appreciate its stunning aesthetics.  At the Dealership now!

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The New T-Cross. Has arrived.

The all-new T-Cross

I am more than one thing

Uniquely versatile. Incomparably compact. Paired with on-trend crossover design and everyday practicality. In short, the T-Cross is a modern adventurer and master of transformation who is reinterpreting the signs of the times. Combining urban appeal with striking design, it’s brilliantly spacious, clever and packed with features. Like you, it’s much more than one thing

Multifaceted and versatile: Design, technology and drivability packaged to create the T-Cross

Urban Appeal & Functional Design
Athletic and sleek design to broaden the appeal of the new T-Cross, with vibrant and youthful exterior colours allow you to express yourself like never before.

The ideal SUV for the tech savvy
– 8″ touch screen infotainment system
– AppConnect (Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, MirrorLink
– Built in satellite navigation (standard on TSI ‘Life’ & TSI ‘R-Line’
– Wireless charging
– Voice control
– 4 USB ports
– Steering wheel media/audio control

A great balance of power and efficiency
With excellent drivability and instant acceleration, the driver can make use of superb power delivery. The T-Cross has stable handling and responsive steering at any speed, ensuring a comfortable ride every time.

Features & Design

Naturally striking. 

From its eye-catching range of colours to its distinctive modern styling. The T-Cross is undeniably unforgettable. Uniquely versatile. Incomparably compact. Paired with on-trend crossover design and everyday practicality. In short, the T-Cross is a modern adventurer and master of transformation who is reinterpreting the signs of the times.

Highlights

Urban appeal meets functional design

The all-new T-Cross will be sure to impress with is striking and dynamic cross design, as well as its overall flexibility.

T-Cross 1st Edition
Beautiful limited edition design packages to give your T-Cross that extra edge. 
Limited to 43 units.

1st Editon available in orange or black design packages

Your true colours have never been so on-trend

 

In addition to the T-Cross TSI “Style”:

  • ‘Beats’ Premium sound system (6 speakers) with 300W subwoofer and 8-channel amplifier
  • 18 inch ‘Köln’ wheels (in orange or black)
  • Exclusive ‘Diag’ fabric sports front seats
  • Exclusive ‘Transition’ dashboard decorative inserts (Orange Pack: Orange decorative inserts, Black Pack: Black and Grey decorative inserts).
  • Exclusive exterior mirror housing in contrast colour (Orange mirror housing, Black Pack: Black mirror housing)
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The new T-Roc. Arriving in 2020.

T-Roc. Born Confident.

The new, highly-anticipated T-Roc will arrive in New Zealand in 2020.
An SUV with bold and sporty design crafted into every feature, and all the advanced technology you need to rule the road. And we’re confident you’ll want to find out more.

 

Design. 

Stands out from the crowd.

A car for the self-confident.

The Volkswagen T-Roc steals the show every time with its sporty styling and athletic exterior. With a vast range of youthful exterior colours, the new T-Roc lets you unleash your creativity.

 

Performance.

More power baby.

More power, more confidence.

The TSI turbo petrol engines for the new T-Roc pack a punch, refusing to compromise between power and efficiency. The R-Line comes with 4MOTION all-wheel drive which gives enhanced traction for optimum stability and control.

Safety.

Always on your side.

A full suite of advanced safety features.

This means you’re always prepared for the unexpected. From audio alerts that warn you about cars, pedestrians and obstacles that are too close to your car, to city emergency braking that reduces the risk of an accident. The T-Roc gives you a helping hand when you need it most.

 

Technology.

Everything you want, at your fingertips.

The T-Roc is confident and intuitive.

With the 8-inch touchscreen, Active Info Display and App-Connect, you decide what’s on. Or if you love to explore, the Discover Media navigation system will help you discover new adventures.

Interior.

Designed to suit your lifestyle.

With its high riding-position and plenty of space for occupants and luggage, the T-Roc gives you all the versatility that you need from an SUV.

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Sports car, coupé and SUV. The Audi SQ8 TDI.

A progressive design, a powerful engine, quattro permanent four-wheel drive and plenty of comfort for all passengers – the Audi SQ8 TDI is a combination of a dynamic luxury coupé, an emotive sports car and a spacious SUV. Extensive standard infotainment offer completes the overall package.

Maximum Retail Price*
4.0 TDI quattro Sport 320 kW quattro tiptronic – $194,400

 

Powerful drive

The Audi SQ8 TDI is powered by a 4.0 litre TDI engine. The twin-turbo V8 engine produces 320 kW (435 hp) and generates a maximum torque of 900 Newton metres. A standard electrically-driven compressor supports the turbocharger, therefore ensuring a particularly good starting performance and homogeneous power development over the entire engine speed range. The acceleration time of the vehicle from 0 to 100 km/h is 4.8 seconds, and the maximum speed is regulated at 250 km/h. The likewise standard 48-volt mild-hybrid system reduces fuel consumption through energy recovery and a situation-dependent shutdown of the engine while driving – the “sailing mode”.

Experience digitisation

A pioneering operating concept, including a large range of standard infotainment and Audi connect** – this is what is waiting for you in the Audi SQ8 TDI. In the high-resolution 12.3-inch display of the standard Audi virtual cockpit in front of you, you will find all the important indicators such as the tachometer, speedometer, clock, fuel level and remaining range. The standard top infotainment system MMI navigation plus with MMI touch response with its two displays in the centre console area is your gateway to the digital world.

Spacious, elegant, sporty

In addition to a large amount of space for all occupants, the Audi SQ8 TDI also offers a sophisticated interior design with sporty accents: step over the standard, illuminated door sills with aluminium inserts at the front and rear, and take a seat in the standard sports seats with S-embossing and contrasting stitching. The standard equipment includes pedals and footrests in stainless steel, as well as a leather steering wheel in 3-spoke design with multifunction plus. The standard ambient light package creates an atmospheric environment. Increase the feel-good factor with the optional air quality package or the optional panoramic glass roof. Thanks to its large dimensions, the Audi SQ8 TDI also offers a spacious boot volume.

 

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Q5 Offroad edition.

 

There’s no need to go looking for your next adventure, the Audi Q5 Offroad Edition has arrived. With lower front and rear bumpers, underride protection, as well as redesigned 20″ alloys, the Audi Q5 Offroad Edition doesn’t know the meaning of the word “inaccessible”. Powered by the top-of-the-range 140kW 2.0 TDI engine and featuring our quattro system, this is an SUV made to take on any terrain. While these upgrades are valued at $7,000, the Audi Q5 Offroad Edition can be yours for just $91,900. Numbers are limited. Secure yours today.

Specifications 

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The New Audi Q3 – Has Arrived.

An Allrounder.
The new Audi Q3.

The new Audi Q3 is a family SUV with great all-round talents. In the second generation it appears not only visually more self-confident, but offers far greater utility value thanks to abundant space, comprehensive adaptability and many practical details. Numerous infotainment solutions from the full-size segment connect the compact SUV with its environment. New assist systems support the driver when parking, in town and on long journeys. These also enhance comfort, as does the further developed suspension.

Maximum Retail Price*

Q3 advanced 35 TFSI S tronic    –   $60,900

Q3 advanced 45 TFSI quattro S tronic   –   $74,900

Q3 S line 45 TFSI quattro S tronic   –    $84,900

*Maximum Retail Price (MRP) excludes on road costs and any optional extras. On road costs are determined by the Authorised Audi Dealership. Contact your preferred dealership for details. Prices are subject to change without notice.

 

Strength and presence

The new Audi Q3 looks much sportier than its predecessor. The Singleframe in octagon design and large side air inlets characterize the masculine front-end. Eight vertical bars divide up the radiator grille with its striking frame and reflect the SUV character. The headlights are narrow and run inwards with their wedge shape. Audi supplies them in three versions, all with LED technology. A highlight in the side view is the symmetrical lighting graphics of the headlights and rear lights. The shoulder line connects them from a styling perspective and provides an athletic overall impression with strong muscles over the wheel arches. The contours draw their inspiration from Audi’s quattro DNA and make the SUV seem even wider; the color-contrasting wheel arch trims emphasize the offroad look. Supported by a long roof edge spoiler, which also flanks the rear window at the side, the steeply raked D pillars of the body line also create an appearance of forward thrust.

Large and adaptable: the space concept

The new Audi Q3, which is based on the Volkswagen Group’s modular transverse matrix, has grown in virtually all dimensions and is positioned in the upper compact SUV segment. It is 4,485 millimeters long, making it 97 millimeters longer than its predecessor. In terms of width, it has grown 25 millimeters to 1,856 millimeters, but at 1,585 millimeters is 5 millimeters flatter than the first-generation Q3. Its wheelbase, which has been stretched 77 millimeters to 2,680 millimeters is much more spacious – knee room, headroom and elbow room are even larger.

Intelligently connected

The operating and display concept of the family SUV has been overhauled from the ground up – Audi has done away with the analog instruments. Even with the standard MMI radio there is a digital instrument cluster with a 10.25 inch screen diagonal, which the driver operates using the multifunction steering wheel. With MMI radio plus, the first option level, customers can upgrade the instrument cluster as an option to the Audi virtual cockpit with additional functions. It incorporates, for instance, the MMI functions and, in addition to road and engine speed, also displays information on music tracks and Audi connect services.

Agility on- and offroad: engines and suspension

Maneuverable in town, agile on country roads, balanced on the highway – the suspension on the Audi Q3 offers a wide spread. The sporty character of the predecessor model has been retained, but enhanced with a clear dose of additional comfort. The new SUV takes bumpy roads with ease – thanks also to the longer wheelbase. As an option, the driver can vary the characteristics of the Audi Q3 depending on the driving situation, road conditions or personal needs using the Audi drive select dynamic handling system. It offers six profiles – from markedly comfortable, highly efficient through to out-and-out sporty. The format of the aluminum wheels ranges from 17 and 18 inch – depending on the exterior trim – up to 20 inch in diameter, the latter from Audi Sport GmbH and fitted with size 255/40 tires.

 

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Audi e-tron Roadshow

Join us to be among the first to witness the most advanced Audi SUV yet. The all-new, all-electric Audi e-tron.

Delivering up to 370kW of power and 800Nm of torque, the Audi e-tron not only exceeds expectations economically and environmentally, but delivers the exhilarating performance and style you’ve come to expect from Audi.

WLTP (Real world driving test) sets the Audi e-tron range at up to 417km. This is variable based on driving conditions, style, situation and terrain.
The average New Zealander drives approx. 40km per day, meaning not only is the e-tron practical for everyday use, the long-range capability on offer makes long distance trips possible on a single charge.

The e-tron will change the way the world sees electric vehicles.  Join us, as we reveal the future of driving.

Saturday 22nd June
9am -12pm
Manawatu Golf Club
19 Centennial Drive, Palmerston North

Discover the Audi e-tron

https://youtu.be/BM-rEcggc4E

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Audi A1 Sportback – Has Arrived.

Spacious, sporty, emotive.
The new Audi A1 Sportback.

The new Audi A1 Sportback redefines the compact segment. Its striking, masculine design with genes of the sporty Ur-quattro characterizes the second generation of the successful compact car. The interior is accordingly driver-focused, with its emotive, customizable design. “The sportiest interior in the compact class,” that was the stated aim. With its infotainment and driver assistance systems on a par with the full-size class, the A1 Sportback is firmly networked with the digital world.

Maximum Retail Price*

30 TFSI – $39,400

30 TFSI Advanced – $42,900

35 TFSI S line – $47,900

*Maximum Retail Price (MRP) excludes on road costs and any optional extras. On road costs are determined by the Authorised Audi Dealership. Contact your preferred dealership for details. Prices are subject to change without notice.

Make it your own

The new A1 Sportback is available in a choice of ten colors that impressively showcase the design language. The roof of the compact model can be optionally finished in a contrasting color from the A-pillar to the roof edge spoiler. The exterior mirror housings, the side front spoiler lips and the side sills are also available in a contrasting color.

Fully connected and always up to date: Infotainment

The new Audi A1 Sportback is fit for the digital future. Even the basic version comes standard with a fully digital instrument cluster with a high-resolution, 10.25-inch display and a multifunction steering wheel. The optional Audi virtual cockpit with an extended range of functions presents comprehensive and diverse information such as animated navigation maps and graphics of some driver assistance systems in the driver’s direct field of vision. The Audi smartphone interface ensures you are always well connected on board the new A1 Sportback. It integrates iOS and Android smartphones using Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Music and acoustics aficionados will be pleased to find a Digital Audio Broadcasting tuner, the optional Audi sound system or the optional Bang & Olufsen Premium Sound System.

Powerful and efficient: the engines

Whether running around town or going on a weekend excursion – its powerful engines in particular make driving the new Audi A1 Sportback so much fun. There is a choice of efficient gasoline engines with outputs ranging from 85 kW (116 hp) to 110 kW (150 hp). Turbocharging, direct injection and a particulate filter are standard.

Safety first

The driver assistance systems for the Audi A1 Sportback come from the full-size class: They keep the compact car at the right distance from the car ahead, making it easier for the driver to maintain the lane and help with parking. The standard lane departure warning helps the driver to keep the car in the lane from a speed of 65 km/h. The optional adaptive speed assist keeps the Audi A1 Sportback at the desired distance from the vehicle ahead, while Audi pre sense front recognizes critical situations involving other vehicles, crossing pedestrians or cyclists ahead of the vehicle.

More space and comfort

The new A1 Sportback is much more spacious – making life much more comfortable for the driver, front passenger and rear passengers. Despite the compact exterior dimensions and the sporty roof line, adults in the rear seats still enjoy plenty of head and leg room.

In second generation: the new Audi A1 Sportback

The A1 Sportback has grown significantly in length – with an additional 56 millimeters, it now measures 4.03 meters. At the same time, the width has remained almost the same at 1.74 meters. The new-generation model is only 1.41 meters in height – including aerial, the car is 1.43 meters tall

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Volkswagen e-Golf

Features that keep you humming along.

The e-Golf is a powerful and innovative 100% electric vehicle. With a real-world range of 220km it’s ready for everyday life.

Packed with technology it has everything you need at hand, such as Active Info Display, Keyless Entry and Start, LED headlights and a 9.2 inch infotainment screen with gesture control.

 

The start of a long distance relationship.

Hit the pedal and you’re off and running. The e-Golf is responsive, agile and fun to drive.

We put the e-Golf to the challenge with our friends at the New Zealand Automobile Association (AA), to see how far we could drive in real-world conditions.

The results are in: with two people in the vehicle, normal road conditions and air-conditioning on, the e-Golf managed to drive from Auckland CBD to Tokoroa – an impressive distance of 220km.

 

Your charging options.

Trickle charging
The e-Golf comes with a trickle charger that plugs into your home domestic plug socket and will charge the car overnight.

Wall box
Your home wall box can help you to consume the available power in the most cost-effective and energy-efficient way.

Rapid charging
The Type 2/CCS (rapid charging) will provide an 80% battery charge in just over half an hour.
Make charging current by downloading these apps to your smartphone: PlugShare and the Vector EV Charging. These apps show maps of the available charging stations.

Safety.

Your mind will be set at ease with the superior technology and safety features. Class-leading standard driver aids including Lane Assist, Side Assist, Front Assist with City Emergency Brake (City EB), Multi Collision Brake, Adaptive Cruise Control, Rear view camera and Driver Fatigue Detection, put innovative safety technology at your fingertips.

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Electric has gone Audi.

Electrifyingly fun to drive.
The Audi e-tron.

With its combination of electric drive and a comfortable, sophisticated interior, the Audi e-tron creates a new sense of mobility. Whether parking, in the city or on long journeys, the Audi e-tron makes life easier for its driver in many situations. The full-size SUV combines sportiness and everyday practicality. Its two electric motors together with electric all-wheel drive provide for awesome performance and agile handling. The large high-voltage battery is the foundation for a sufficient range. In combination with a comprehensive range of charging options for home and on the move, you can enjoy fully electric driving without having to compromise.

 

Powerful dynamic with electric drive

Two electric motors drive the Audi e-tron powerfully. They quickly accelerate the electric SUV from zero to 100 km/h. The start-off performance is comparable to that of a sports car. The new electric all-wheel drive system provides optimal traction and handling in all driving situations. Thus, the Audi e-tron is not only pracitcal for everyday use, but also very manoeuvrable and agile when driving off-road. The quattro drive can be switched on as required – the results are a situation-specific torque distribution, flexible control of the axle moments and fun to drive on any terrain.

Intelligent solutions for home and on the move: the charging concepts

Audi offers various solutions for charging at home. The standard mobile charging system can be used with either a 230 volt household outlet or a 400 volt three-phase outlet. The optional “connect” charging system doubles the charging power to as much as 22 kW. Combined with a home energy management system, it offers intelligent functions such as charging when electricity is less expensive or with solar electricity if the home is equipped with a photovoltaic system. You can control all charging processes as well as pre-heating/pre-cooling via your smartphone with the myAudi app.

Fast charging

There is generally no need to stop at charging stations during everyday driving. On long trips, such as when going on vacation, customers can use fast charging stations to charge with direct current (DC) at up to 150 kW – a first for series-production automobiles. This means that the Audi e-tron is all set for the next long-distance stretch of a journey in approximately half an hour. The electric SUV can also be recharged with alternating current (AC) at up to 11 kW; recharging with 22 kW is available as an option.

Performance, intelligence and lightness

Design and technology are fused into one: A generous arc, the wraparound, envelops the cascading instrument panel with pronounced horizontal lines as far round as the sculptural door trims. It harmoniously integrates the hood above the Audi virtual cockpit, whose sleek display stands visually free in space, as well as the displays of the optional virtual exterior mirrors. The navigation system makes intelligent destination suggestions based on previous routes – so every appointment becomes a success.

Exclusive off-road look

There are twelve colors to choose from for the Audi e-tron, including the exclusive option of Antigua blue. The e-tron logo on the electric charging flap and optionally the brake calipers stand out in the high-voltage signal color orange. The wheel arch trims and sills are in a contrasting color, to emphasize the off-road look.