Audi Sport followers have loads to look ahead to this yr because the model introduced on Thursday at its annual Common Assembly that it has 13 efficiency automobiles within the pipeline for 2019.
“The model is sharpening its sporty picture with 9 new S fashions in addition to 4 particularly highly effective R and RS fashions,” the corporate said in a press launch.
Not less than one R mannequin may be very probably the refreshed 2019 Audi R8, which was revealed in October with a sharper look and a leap from 540 to 570 horsepower within the base mannequin and from 610 to 620 within the R8 Efficiency, which replaces the R8 Plus. A brand new TT RS is coming as properly. We count on the opposite two high-performance automobiles to be the RS 7 Sportback and the RS 6 Avant (wagon). The RS 6 Avant is probably going coming in 2019 for Europe, and Audi USA has actively campaigned to carry to the U.S.
2021 Audi RS Q3 Sportback spy pictures – Picture through S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
The 9 S fashions are probably a mixture of SUVs and automobiles. We’ll most likely see the S8 sedan and SQ8 SUV bow someday this yr. A brand new S7 Sportback, sedan and Avant variations of the S6, and an SQ2 small SUV are additionally probably. Given the TT RS is coming, a TTS might be on the docket. An SQ7 exists as a diesel mannequin abroad, so a fuel model might be one other of the S group. Maybe the ultimate S mannequin is the S4, although it appears too quickly for that automobile to be refreshed provided that it was redesigned for the 2017 mannequin yr.
2020 Audi S8 spy pictures – Picture through S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
Audi’s assertion applies to automobiles that can be launched worldwide. There isn’t any indication of what number of of those automobiles will come to the U.S.
Motor Authority reached out to Audi for clarification on which automobiles may come to the U.S., and an Audi spokeswoman stated the model is all the time evaluating future merchandise for the U.S. market.
We nonetheless have our fingers crossed for the RS 6 Avant. The U.S. wants extra quick wagons, and lovers have to step as much as purchase them.
The New York auto present in April and the Frankfurt motor present this fall ought to reveal Audi’s plans for the rest of the yr.