Audi has a reputation for building technologically advanced performance vehicles. As one of the premium brands in Volkswagen's portfolio, Audi is steadily acquiring market share from Mercedes and BMW. Audi has been releasing a steady stream of new and updated products, each more stylish and luxurious than its predecessor.

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For many, the way a car performs is a key criterion for which car to purchase. Our Velocity Index helps determine which vehicles are the best all-around performers taking in to consideration a balance of factors such as acceleration and handling. A higher number is better.

Model Velocity Index
Audi A3 Sedan 64-80
Audi R8 79-80
Audi A5 coupe 70-77
Audi TT coupe 77
Audi A7 69-76
Audi A4 Sedan 67-75
Audi A6 Sedan 62-74
Audi A8 64-72
Audi A4 allroad quattro 69
Audi TT Roadster 69
Audi A5 Cabriolet 58-68
Audi A3 Cabriolet 56-67
Audi Q5 55-62
Audi A3 Sportback 59
Audi Q3 53-59
Audi Q7 52-56
Audi R8 Spyder TBD

Note: Bar graphs denote the composite performance for the model. "*" indicates models with incomplete data.

For more information, view our new car performance guide.