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Audi Sets 57th Consecutive Monthly U.S. Record in September 2015

by on 1 October 2015 in Audi News

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Audi reported that its September 2015 sales increased 16.2% to 17,340 vehicles, a total that stands as the brand’s 57th straight month of record U.S. sales. Audi achieved its best-ever September sales in the U.S. to mark its 57th consecutive monthly sales record. The previous September record was set in 2014 with 14,917 Audi vehicles […] More…

Audi CEO Meets G7 Ministers: “Artificial Intelligence Can Save Lives”

by on 21 September 2015 in Audi News


A crucial breakthrough has been achieved at the International Motor Show (IAA) in establishing the legal framework of piloted driving and parking. Transport Minister Alexander Dobrindt presented his national strategy for this key technology on Wednesday in Frankfurt. He also welcomed EU Transport Commissioner Violeta Bulc and the transport ministers of the other G7 nations. Using the new Audi A4 and the concept car “Jack,” he presented the current state of driver assist systems to the visitors. The Chairman of the Board of Management of AUDI AG, Prof. Rupert Stadler, advocated “seizing this unique chance to save 900,000 lives per year, since more than 90% of all traffic accidents are caused by human error.” More…

Mexican President Visits New Q5 Facility, Gets Sneak Peek at New B9 Crossover

by on 21 September 2015 in Audi News

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For Audi, the arrival of the next Q5 doesn’t just mean an all-new take on one of their best-selling models. It also means the start-up of a new state-of-the-art production facility in San José Chiapa, Mexico that will produce all Q5 models for the world market. Not surprisingly, the long process of bringing this plant online is picking up pace, including a visit from the Mexican President this week. More…

New Audi TT Commercial with Tilt-Shift Photography for Miniaturized Effect

by on 21 September 2015 in Audi News


Marketing for the Audi TT in the USA has officially begun, and Audi is hitting the ground running with this new TV spot. Using new tilt-shift photography, marketers were able to make the car appear as if in miniature, fitting well with an alternating shot of slot car racing as if to put the TT there in the imagination of a child. More…

Audi A3 e-tron Plugs into Dylan’s Newport Moment with New Video

by on 3 September 2015 in Audi News

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The launch of the Audi A3 Sportback e-tron plug-in hybrid this fall is a watershed moment for the Audi product line-up and brand. In that context, Audi has highlighted another watershed moment for electrification: when Bob Dylan plugged in his electric guitar at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival. More…

Audi Sets 56th Straight Monthly U.S. Record with 9.9% Gain in August 2015

by on 3 September 2015 in Audi News

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Second-best sales month in Audi of America history All-time best U.S. sales month for Audi Q5 SUV All-new and technologically advanced Audi TT models off to strong sales start HERNDON, Virginia — Audi reported that its August 2015 sales increased 9.9% to 18,794 vehicles, a total that stands as the second-best monthly result ever in […] More…

2016 Audi Q3 Earns a 2015 IIHS Top Safety Pick Rating

by on 5 August 2015 in Audi News

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The 2016 Audi Q3 has earned the rating of Top Safety Pick for the 2015 evaluation program from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). The 2016 Q3 recently underwent all tests within the IIHS Top Safety Pick program and received the highest possible ratings of “good” for each test. More…

Brand ‘LoveList’ Ranks Audi High for Consumer Sentiment

by on 5 August 2015 in Audi News

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Audi is one of the world’s most-loved brands, when consumer passion is measured by positive mentions across social media, according to one ranking. More…

Factory Carbon Fiber Upgrades for Audi A3/S3/RS 3

by on 2 July 2015 in Aftermarket & Tuner News

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There are just so many reasons to love the latest MQB-based Audi A3/S3/RS 3 range. Dynamically, the new MQB architecture is fantastic, made even better by robust and highly tunable engines. It seems obvious that owners will be building, tailoring and tuning these cars. Audi knows that, and it’s why you see cool factory upgrades like these carbon fiber components direct from the factory. More…

Audi Sets 54th Consecutive Monthly U.S. Sales Record in June 2015

by on 1 July 2015 in Audi News

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Sales for the month rose 8.3% to 18,262 vehicles Third-best sales month in Audi of America history Demand for Audi SUV models increased 24.1% for the month Audi reported that its June 2015 sales increased 8.3% to 18,262 vehicles, a total that stands as the third-best monthly result ever in the U.S. market. Audi also […] More…

Top Technology Schools Testing the Benefits of Audi Adaptive Driving Beam Headlights

by on 24 June 2015 in Audi News

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Researchers in the U.S. are examining Audi headlight technology that is available in many other countries Testing could form the basis for regulations allowing the advanced headlights to be used in the U.S. Adaptive Driving Beam headlights adjust automatically to avoid blinding oncoming drivers Herndon, VA – Audi of America is working with two of the nation’s […] More…

2015 Audi Q3 Achieves Top Rating for Small Premium SUV in Power Rankings

by on 18 June 2015 in Audi News

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The new Audi Q3 crossover introduced last fall remains in short supply in the U.S. market partly because it’s in great demand. And in its 2015 Initial Quality Study that was released on Wednesday, J.D. Power & Associates explained part of the reason: Owners of the all-new compact CUV give it segment-leading scores for quality and reliability. More…