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Audi Design Draws the New Q7

by on 16 December 2014 in Design PhotoGraphic

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It appears the release of content surrounding the new Audi Q7 has only just begun. Word from Audi was that someone in the press leaked images, forcing Audi AG to drop its initial wave of information and photos very rapidly late last week and just hours after the scheduled release of RS 3 Sportback info. Following that, we’ve just come across this mix of drawings from Audi Design.
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Audi prologue concept at Design Miami 2014

by on 4 December 2014 in Audi News Design

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Audi is continuing with its new design strategy: At Design Miami, the brand with the four rings is presenting the essence of quattro as “The force within”. To mark the tenth anniversary of the show, which takes place from December 3 through 7, 2014, Audi is also presenting the revolutionary Audi prologue concept car – this is the first vehicle created by the Audi design team under the leadership of new design chief Marc Lichte.
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Audi Converts A3 Cabriolet into Art for the Future Beauty Exhibition

by on 19 November 2014 in Audi News Design

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As part of Audi’s ongoing support of contemporary art in Australia, the company’s partnership with Queensland Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA) is producing some thought provoking work as part of the ‘Future Beauty: 30 Years of Japanese Fashion’ exhibition. More…

The Audi prologue Show Car – Launching into a New Design Era

by on 18 November 2014 in Audi News Design

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Audi is launching into a new design era: At the Los Angeles Auto Show, Marc Lichte, Head of Design, is presenting the Audi prologue concept car. Lichte is giving the Audi brand a new styling direction in the large coupe.
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Audi Pairs with Pirelli for New “Audi Powered by PZero” Collection

by on 18 November 2014 in Audi News Choice Gear Design

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Audi and Pirelli have collaborated in the creation of a new line of stylish automotive-themed apparel. Following Pirelli’s own PZero collection of goods, this new line of clothing works together with the Audi Design Team and was recently revealed to the fashion industry in Italy alongside the Audi TT Nuvolari Limited Edition. More…

Audi A9 coupé Design Drawings Tease this Week’s L.A. Auto Show Concept Car

by on 16 November 2014 in Design Rumors, Renders & Spy Photos

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Audi has released a few drawings of the A9 concept car via Autobild this weekend. The drawings seem to reveal new details… like the fact that this car will likely have just two doors.
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Audi Teases Los Angeles Concept Car & New Design Language in Video Short

by on 7 November 2014 in Design Events News Rumors, Renders & Spy Photos Video

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It’s not a well kept secret that Audi plans to reveal a concept car most likely hinting at an upcoming A9 model at the Los Angeles Auto Show later this month. It had also known that the car will signal Audi’s latest design language thanks to freshly appointed chief of design Marc Lichte. Even still, it was a bit of a surprise when Lichte and the concept car starred in a video short Audi Deutschland put up on YouTube this week.
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Audi TT Sportback Concept Drawings Surface Ahead of Paris

by on 26 September 2014 in Design Rumors, Renders & Spy Photos

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There’d been a rumor running that Audi will show a TT-based concept car. We theorized that it was likely a Sportback last week, and that much is true. Interestingly though, new pre-release drawings from the Audi Design Team appear to confirm the car will be more in the line of the A7 Sportback than it will Avant-like form we’d run with the story.
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#TBT: Original Audi TT Conceptual Intel via Freeman Thomas Sketches

by on 11 September 2014 in Design Vintage & Youngtimer News

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Earlier today we reported on the new TT Illustrated magazine published by Audi to coincide with the launch of the latest third-generation TT range. For enthusiasts, the magazine is a veritable treasure trove of little information. In particular, the story whereby designer Freeman Thomas returns to the studios of the Audi Design Team grabbed us not just for the content, but also for the design drawings shared from Thomas’ original notebooks.
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Audi Q8 Design Study by Ismet Cevik Hints at Upcoming New Crossover Q-Ship

by on 25 August 2014 in Design Rumors, Renders & Spy Photos

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Word from Audi’s dealer meeting in Berlin earlier this summer is that when the new coupe-like Audi Q8 crossover was paraded across the stage, that it garnered a standing ovation from the assembled dealer principals and Audi employees. That would seem to corroborate other rumors from around the industry that the Q8 both breaks aggressive new ground for the Audi brand, but also does so in a very attractive way. More…

Audi Airomorph Design Study is Eric Kim’s Art Center Senior Thesis

by on 22 August 2014 in Design Motorsport

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Imagining the future of motorsport is always a fascinating consideration. Technology on the track today can lead to cars on the the road in several years. So where will motorsport be by then? One theory comes in the form of designer Eric Kim’s senior thesis for the Art Center College of Design… the Audi Airomorph design study. More…