Posts tagged "Truth in 48"

So, what's the truth about Audi TDIs?

So, what's the truth about Audi TDIs?
In a simple sentence: They are awesome. Eleven other journalists and I set out with an ambitious goal on Saturday morning: To drive from LA to NY in 48 hours in 3 different Audi TDIs while achieving EPA estimated highway fuel economy. It may not seem like a big deal, until you think about it.... Read more »

#Truthin48 Audi TDI drive wraps up with a bang

After 48 hours without a shower and more than 8-1/2 hours of drive time, I arrived in NYC sleep deprived but giddy with delight (or, more likely, sleep deprivation). I knew that we had achieved our goal, even if the official numbers weren’t in yet. Want to see how I did during my drive segments... Read more »

#TruthIn48 with the Audi A6 TDI

As I write this, I’m sitting in the back seat of an Audi A6 with a very singular and aggressive goal: To drive from LA to NYC in 48 hours … and do better than EPA highway estimates in the process. The car train involves: Q5: 31 mpg A7: 38 mpg A6: 38 mpg We’re... Read more »