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Interview: Pom Malhotra, Senior Manager, Connected Vehicles, Audi of America

by on 14 January 2015 in Audi News

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Anupam (Pom) Malhotra is a geek at heart and only wants tech toys for presents. He’s also charming and you can tell he enjoys the public part of his job as well; he loves to talk about technology in ways a normal person can understand. Pom admits to being a foodie and within Audi he […] More…

Makings of a Record-Breaking Year: Part 2

by on 13 January 2011 in Miscellaneous Features

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Continuing a look behind the scenes of Audi’s success, I spoke with some of Audi of America’s top executives, Below and in order are interviews with President, Johan de Nysschen; Chief Marketing Officer, Scott Keogh; and Corporate Communications Manager, Brad Stertz. It begins with the big picture: the vision of Johan de Nysschen. In a […] More…

Makings of a Record-Breaking Year: Part 1

by on 9 January 2011 in Miscellaneous Features

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Corks are popping. From Germany to the United States and around the globe— for the second time in history Audi has achieved worldwide annual sales of one million cars. Break out another bottle of bubbly — for the first time in history U.S. sales for the four rings have surpassed the 100,000 unit mark. There […] More…

A Closer Look at the 2009 Green Car of the Year, the New Audi A3 TDI

by on 13 December 2009 in Miscellaneous Features

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Biofuel, electric, fuel cells, and all kinds of hybrids. The LA Auto Show exhibits dozens of concept cars that delight the senses and inspire visions of a utopian future. But the Green Car of the Year award is for production cars that meet our needs for environmental performance today. The 2010 Green Car jury that […] More…

Interview: Karen Chadwick, Executive Director of the Audi Club North America

by on 6 October 2009 in Miscellaneous Features

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Editor’s Note: Fourtitude contributor Melissa Knight is one of many active members of the Audi Club North America. This club, instrumental in the organization of Audi enthusiasts for so long, will celebrate its 25th anniversary this coming weekend at its national event in Minnesota. With that in mind, Knight has submitted an interview she recently conducted with ACNA Executive Director Karen Chadwick.

Interview: Jae Min, Chief Designer at Volkswagen Group Design Center California

by on 22 July 2009 in Miscellaneous Features

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Transcendent. It’s an adjective one could use to singularly describe Jae S. Min, Chief Designer at Volkswagen Group of America, Design Center California (DCC). The complex is one of three Volkswagen Group design centers worldwide, and the only one outside of Germany.