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Audi at the IAA 2015: The Power of Four

by on 28 August 2015 in Audi News

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Audi is once again displaying bold exhibition architecture at the IAA International Motor Show. In place of a traditional convention booth, a multimedia experience space invites visitors to discover Audi’s four key themes at the IAA 2015 with all of their senses: Audi Sport, quattro, Audi Technologies and Audi ultra. The company is therefore constructing a temporary building at the Frankfurt exhibition grounds. Placing the latest edition of Audi’s bestselling model in its center, the architectural showcase will provide spectacular staging for the new Audi A4. More…

Audi e-tron quattro concept Teases Series Production Electric Crossover

by on 19 August 2015 in Audi News

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Electric driving at Audi is a pleasure, not a compromise. The brand is demonstrating this with the Audi e-tron quattro concept at the International Motor Show (IAA) 2015 in Frankfurt. The sporty SUV provides an outlook on the brand’s first large-series electric car. More…

Audi U.S. Sales up One Fifth in July

by on 14 August 2015 in Audi News

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Global deliveries reach around 146,100 in the month – up 1.4 percent Sales chief Luca de Meo: “Preparing for key model changeovers also in China” Europe and the Americas again with substantial growth INGOLSTADT, Germany — AUDI AG has started the second half of the year with higher sales than in July 2014. Despite forthcoming […] More…

The Future of Piloted Driving: Audi at the Ko HAF Research Initiative

by on 6 August 2015 in Audi News

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New initiatives for standards in highly-automated driving Audi is involved as a partner in all subject areas Piloted driving with the next generation of the Audi A8 in series production At Audi, piloted driving means safe, comfortable driving in partnership. Because of this, the company has been actively involved in the Ko HAF research initiative, […] More…

Audi S8 plus – The Pinnacle of Sportiness

by on 5 August 2015 in Audi News

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Audi is making a strong statement with the new S8 plus*. With a power output of 445 kW (605 hp) and a top speed of up to 305 km/h (189.5 mph), the new Audi S8 plus* delivers even more enhanced driving performance. The new top model is reinforcing the brand’s position in the segment of premium class sedans. More…

Audi Group Continuing Along Growth Path After First Half of 2015

by on 30 July 2015 in Audi News

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Growth in revenue to €30 billion and in operating profit to €2.9 billion, operating return on sales of 9.8 percent Audi CEO Rupert Stadler: “The Audi Group demonstrated its strengths once again in the first six months of 2015” The Audi Group is continuing along its growth path: From January through June, the company delivered […] More…

Audi Production in Münchsmünster is Picking up Speed

by on 22 July 2015 in Audi News

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The new Audi production site in Münchsmünster is approximately 30 kilometers (18.6 mi) east of the main production facility in Ingolstadt. Hot and cold formed pressed parts, high tech chassis components and lightweight aluminum structural components, among others, are being produced here for the new Audi Q7. By 2017, a total of 900 employees will be working at the site and shipping out 26 million parts worldwide annually. The production site in Münchsmünster, the high tech Audi Neuburg complex and the future innovation campus (abbreviated “INCampus”) are making the Audi Ingolstadt site a key force behind growth in Bavaria. More…

Audi e-gas Plant Stabilizes Electrical Grid

by on 15 July 2015 in Audi News

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World’s largest power-to-gas plant compensates for load peaks Qualification confirmed for participation in the electricity balancing market INGOLSTADT/WERTE, GERMANY – The Audi e gas plant in the city of Werlte in Lower Saxony produces CO2 neutral fuel, and it also contributes toward stabilizing the public power grid. After successfully completing a test sequence, the plant […] More…

Audi Increases Number of Apprenticeships

by on 6 July 2015 in Audi News

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Audi will provide vocational training to even more young people in the future. The company plans to increase its number of apprentices from approximately 2,500 at present to more than 2,700 by 2018. The future specialists will support the company on its growth path, above all with its model and technology initiative. The additional apprenticeships also represent a commitment to the company’s sites in Germany. More…

Audi Production Lab: Journey into the Future

by on 30 June 2015 in Audi News

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In the Audi Production Lab, production planners of the premium manufacturer are working together with experts from various departments of the company on innovative technologies for the production processes of the future. A promising technology is hand projection. In the future, it could support production employees with testing and installing components. More…

Mission to the Moon: Audi AG Supports the German Team at Google Lunar XPRIZE

by on 25 June 2015 in Audi News

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Audi is taking off for the moon – together with the Part-Time Scientists. Nearly 45 years after NASA’s Apollo 17 completed the last manned mission to the moon, the cooperating partners have selected the old landing site of Apollo 17 as the new target. The group of German engineers in the Part-Time Scientists team is working within the Google Lunar XPRIZE competition to transport an unmanned rover onto the moon. Audi is supporting the Part-Time Scientists with its know-how in several fields of technology – from quattro all-wheel drive and lightweight construction to electric mobility and piloted driving. More…

Audi’s 2.5 TFSI Voted International Engine of the Year for Sixth Time

by on 18 June 2015 in Audi News

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Latest 2.5 TFSI makes Audi RS 3 Sportback the most powerful premium car in the compact segment Board Member for Technical Development, Prof. Dr. Ulrich Hackenberg: “The 2.5 TFSI in the new Audi RS 3 Sportback is the epitome of automotive passion” Eleventh consecutive class victory for Audi Ingolstadt/Stuttgart, GERMANY- The Audi 2.5-liter TFSI engine is […] More…