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Audi Central Driver Assistance Controller the Mastermind for Piloted Driving

by on 31 March 2015 in Audi News

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The central driver assistance controller (zFAS) is the core of future systems for piloted driving under development by Audi. This mastermind uses cutting edge, high performance processors and will work its way into the model range step by step in the foreseeable future. It is a key milestone on the road to new, automated driving functions and a demonstration of the pioneering role that Audi is assuming in the field of piloted driving. The technologies specialist Delphi has been awarded the contract for series productions.

Audi A4 B9 Exterior and Interior Details Revealed by Chinese Website

by on 30 March 2015 in Audi News

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Spy photographers aren’t the only ones who can leak the looks of a new automotive prototype in today’s internet empowered world. One need only consider these latest images of the new B9 Audi A4 as proof.

Audi, Chicago Cubs Announce Wrigley Field Club Naming Rights Partnership

by on 30 March 2015 in Audi News

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In an expanded deal between Audi, its Chicagoland & NW Indiana Audi Dealers and the Chicago Cubs, Audi has become the new naming rights partner for the Audi Club at Wrigley Field. The multi-year agreement furthers the Audi brand’s presence as the Official Luxury Vehicle of the Chicago Cubs.

Audi A6 is Best Luxury Car Says Consumer Reports

by on 30 March 2015 in Audi News

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YONKERS, NY — Consumer Reports’ 2015 Top Picks list, Car Brand Report Cards and more from the Annual Auto Issue were released at a press conference last week before the Washington Automotive Press Association (WAPA) in Washington, D.C. Among the winners was the Audi A6, winning the Luxury Car category. Historically, Japanese brands have done well on […] More…

Audi TTS Confirmed in ‘Avengers Age of Ultron’

by on 30 March 2015 in Audi News

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Maybe the biggest blockbuster expected on movie screens this year is the upcoming Avengers Age of Ultron due May 1 in theaters. We can now confirm that the Audi TTS will also be featured in the movie. While an announcement is expected this week, perhaps at the New  York Auto Show, marketing materials have already begun to appear […] More…

Technical University of Munich Students Win first Audi Autonomous Driving Cup

by on 30 March 2015 in Audi News

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The prize for the best model car with piloted driving has been awarded to Munich: A team of five students from the Technical University of Munich has won the first Audi Autonomous Driving Cup against strong competition from all over Germany.

New Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 Tires Now available for the New Audi R8

by on 27 March 2015 in Audi News

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Michelin has developed a special version of its Pilot Sport Cup 2 ultra-high performance tyre for the new Audi R8. This tyre will be an optional fitment that can be specified by customers, and can be identified by the RO1 marking on its sidewall. More…

Premieres for Audi Autonomous Driving Cup

by on 26 March 2015 in Audi News

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Students in competition for best model car with piloted driving  Audi’s Board of Management Member for Human Resources Prof. Thomas Sigi: “We are searching worldwide for the best experts for digitalization and connectivity”  Prize money of 10,000 euros for the winning team A model car that reacts independently to an obstacle that suddenly appears and […] More…

Dual Education in Italy: Successful Start for Social Project of Audi Subsidiaries

by on 26 March 2015 in Audi News

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The two Audi subsidiaries Lamborghini and Ducati have celebrated a milestone with their joint social project “Dual Education System Italy” (DESI), which has been created in cooperation with the Volkswagen Workforce Foundation, the Italian Ministry for Teaching, Universities and Research, and the Ministry of Education of the region Emilia Romagna. Following the first component of education in a college, the young participants, largely from socially disadvantaged families, are now starting their practical training. For this purpose, Lamborghini and Ducati have set up modern training centers in their plants. More…

Audi Sport News Update: Privateer

by on 25 March 2015 in Audi News

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Compass360 debuts new S3 touring car, Loic Duval signs on for Long Beach Formula E round, Larsson confirms Monster rallycross effort and Lewis Hamilton’s brother Nicolas signs on for partial season in AmD Audi S3 BTCC. More…

Akrapovič Goes Wireless with New State-of-the-Art Sound Kit

by on 25 March 2015 in Audi News

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Akrapovič has launched its latest technological innovation in the form of the Akrapovič Sound Kit, which allows the driver or rider to control the sound of the exhaust system at the simple touch of a button.

2016 Audi A6 Earns IIHS Highest Rating of Top Safety Pick+

by on 24 March 2015 in Audi News

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A6 receives highest possible rating in Small Overlap crash test; and achieves Top Safety Pick+ rating when equipped with available Driver Assistance package Reflects the Audi brand’s commitment to safety 2016 A6 model line start of sales is this month Herndon, Virginia — Newly refreshed for the 2016 model year, the Audi A6 has earned […] More…