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Audi TT Nuvolari Limited Edition: Important Premiere at Gran Premio Nuvolari 2014

posted by on 18 September 2014 in Audi News

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For Audi, the cutting edge is a goal derived from tradition. Sportsmanship, performance and driving pleasure elements unite the past, present and future for the brand of the four rings, both on the road and in motor racing. For this reason, Audi celebrates its origins for the 17th rear in a row at the Gran Premio Nuvolari as main sponsor, also choosing the classic car event as a showcase for the Audi TT Nuvolari Limted Edition, a numbered limited series sports coupe and icone of design in the automotive world. More…

Audi Hungaria: 100,000th Car Leaves Production Line at New Plant

posted by on 11 September 2014 in Audi News

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100,000 cars built since the start of production at the new Audi Hungaria car plant: The anniversary model, an Audi S3 Sedan* in glacier white, was driven off the production line today. The model, equipped with a 2.0-liter TFSI engine built at the Győr engine plant and with a red interior design, is destined for the United States. AUDI HUNGARIA MOTOR Kft. has been producing the Audi A3 Sedan and A3 Cabriolet since June of last year, and added the new generation of the Audi TT to its portfolio just a few weeks ago. In response to high demand worldwide for these models, the Company introduced a third shift in its automotive manufacturing operations in August.
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Fresh Power for an Established Winner – The New Audi A6, S6 and RS 6

posted by on 4 September 2014 in Audi News

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Prof. Dr. Ulrich Hackenberg: “The Audi A6* represents innovative technology and Audi’s premium claim” New engines make the A6 family even more efficient and powerful New infotainment and assistance systems set standards The winner in the business class has just gotten better – Audi has thoroughly updated the A6 family. New engines, transmissions and headlights, […] More…

Awards for Audi in July and August

posted by on 4 September 2014 in Audi News

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Audi is the most sustainable company in Germany German consumers have voted AUDI AG the most sustainable company: Audi tops the Sustainability Image Score 2014 (SIS) compiled by Facit Research, followed by BMW and Hipp. The Sustainability Image Score is calculated from a variety of indicators spanning ecological, economic and social sustainability. (August 21, 2014) Audi Korea awarded […] More…

New 48-Volt Technology from Audi, Even More Powerful & Efficient

posted by on 25 August 2014 in Audi News

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Audi is to upgrade part of its vehicle electrical system from twelve to 48 volts. The move represents another technical building block for facilitating the integration of new automotive technologies while increasing the power and efficiency of its cars.
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Audi Is Germany’s Most Sustainable Company

posted by on 21 August 2014 in Audi News

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German consumers have voted AUDI AG as the most sustainable company: In Facit Research’s ranking Sustainability Image Score 2014 (SIS), Audi took first place ahead of BMW and Hipp. “Sustainability is strategically anchored with us as a yardstick for all products and processes,” stated Dr. Peter F. Tropschuh, Head of Corporate Responsibility at AUDI AG. “This top ranking confirms to us that with the measures we are taking, we are on the right track to shape individual mobility in a responsible manner and to make our company fit for the future.” More…

Audi Technology Portal Now Online

posted by on 21 August 2014 in Audi News

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Even more attractive, versatile and informative, the Audi Technology Portal is now completely new. The platform is designed especially for journalists and offers extensive multimedia content focusing on Audi innovations and technologies.
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Positive Life Cycle Assessment for New Audi TT

posted by on 18 August 2014 in Audi News

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Dynamic performance and efficiency: The new Audi TT* impressively combines both qualities. Compared with the predecessor model, the compact sports car scores high with an increase in power output of up to 14 percent and a simultaneous decrease in greenhouse gas emissions of 11 percent. As the premium vehicle manufacturer states in its new life cycle assessment of the third-generation TT, this means that each car in the series saves around 5.5 tonnes of greenhouse gases over its entire life cycle. This includes not just carbon dioxide, but other substances such as methane, nitrous oxide and halogenated organic emissions.
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First Carmaker Worldwide: Audi Tests Piloted Driving Systems in Florida

posted by on 13 August 2014 in Audi News

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Driving on public roads confirms technical maturity of the congestion pilot Reduced driver workload in slow-moving traffic up to 60 km/h (37.3 mph) Prof. Dr. Ulrich Hackenberg: “Important step toward greater safety” Ingolstadt- Audi is pressing forward with the development of piloted driving. The brand with the four rings has now become the world’s first […] More…

Audi Reports Sales Growth of 9.7 Percent in July

posted by on 7 August 2014 in Audi News

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Sales chief Luca de Meo: “For the first time over a million deliveries in just seven months” Already more cars sold in China than in the whole of 2011 U.S. model offensive in the premium compact segment  AUDI AG has started the second half of the year with further sales growth: global sales increased year-on-year […] More…

Audi A6: Top Scores in South Korea for Crash Safety and Pedestrian Protection

posted by on 4 August 2014 in Audi News

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The Audi A6* received the top score of five stars in the South Korean KNCAP crash test program for its crash safety and very good pedestrian protection. This now makes the model one of the safest cars in its class in this region, too. More…

Audi Continues its Profitable Growth

posted by on 1 August 2014 in Audi News

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Revenue of € 26.7 billion, operating profit of € 2.7 billion and operating return on sales of 10.0 percent CFO Axel Strotbek: “Despite major challenges, Audi is systematically continuing along its path of high-quality growth.” Ongoing investment offensive for new models, innovative technologies and the expansion of worldwide manufacturing structures Despite challenging conditions and a […] More…