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Audi Puts Finishing Touches on Plant, Processes in Mexico

by on 16 May 2016 in Audi News

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Audi is moving toward its planned summer launch of production of the new Audi Q5 crossover-utility vehicle for the U.S. and other markets at its plant in San Jose Chiapa, Mexico. About 2,500 employees are engaged in a training phase at the company’s first North American factory, as they hone quality-assurance procedures. Meanwhile, Audi engineers […] More…

Audi’s All-New A5 to Debut via Live Stream on June 2nd

by on 13 May 2016 in Audi News

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Audi’s all-new A5 will make it’s world debut on June 2nd at 9:15 pm CEST (3:15 pm EST), appearing for the first time to fans around the world via a live stream.  The event will be broadcast from the Audi Forum in Ingolstadt during a 3D light show at the venue, running in conjunction with their […] More…

Audi’s piloted driving concept “Jack” Shows Consideration for Other Drivers, Has Become Self Aware

by on 13 May 2016 in Audi News

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During a recent test on the A9 Autobahn, Audi’s A7 piloted driving concept “Jack” showed an ability to “show consideration” for other drivers, adapting not only to road conditions, but also to the actions of others.  Through many miles of testing, Jack has learned to give trucks additional space while overtaking, and activates the turn […] More…

Rupert Stadler Announces Audi to Invest €3B in Facilities, Launch 20 New and Updated Models in 2016

by on 12 May 2016 in Audi News

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This year will be an extremely busy one for Audi, as the brand will invest more than €3 billion in tech, manufacturing and new model development, in addition to releasing 20 completely new or updated vehicles.  CEO Rupert Stadler made the announcement at this morning’s Annual General Meeting, giving Audi insiders, company shareholders and members of […] More…

Audi Publishes Corporate Responsibility Interim Report 2015

by on 12 May 2016 in Audi News

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Focus on climate protection, digitization and the modern world of work  Constructive discussion with driving forces in society  Overview of the company’s current key figures, targets and sustainability activities  The Audi Group has today published its Corporate Responsibility Interim Report 2015. In it, the company reports on key figures, activities and challenges in the area […] More…

Audi Named “Most Innovative Premium Brand” at 2016 Automotive Innovations Awards

by on 2 May 2016 in Audi News

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Audi achieved three wins at this past week’s Automotive Innovations Awards, including “Most Innovative Premium Brand”, as well as victories in the “Connected Car” and “Vehicle Concepts/Body” Categories.  Head of Technical Development Dr. Stefan Knirsch noted that the awards were both “..praise and motivation” for the team, reinforcing the brand as a “innovation driver for […] More…

World Premiere of new Audi A5 Coupe Set for May 25th, to be Accompanied by “Audi Late Night Light Show”

by on 2 May 2016 in Audi News

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The new A5 is coming!  On May 25th during an impressive 3D video mapping light show at the brand’s Ingolstadt forum, Audi will unveil their all-new A5 coupe for the first time, bringing years of speculation to a close.  The event, called “Audi Late Light Show”, will also serve to kick off the summer events […] More…

New Audi SQ7 TDI to Go on Sale in Germany Later this Month

by on 29 April 2016 in Audi News

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Audi has announced that the their first SQ7 TDI will go on sale later this month in Germany, starting at EUR 89,900.  Featuring the first electric powered turbocharger ever fitted to a production vehicle, Audi’s SQ7 produces an astounding 435hp and 663 lb-ft of torque, propelling the roughly 5,000 pound vehicle to 62mph in less than […] More…

Audi Earns Top Employer Nod in trendence Study

by on 25 April 2016 in Audi News

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For the ninth consecutive time, Audi has been ranked first by engineering students in Germany as the place they’d like to work upon graduation, according to a study performed by research institute trendence.  Performed over the course of six months across several German universities with 37,000 participants, the study also found that Audi was looked […] More…

New Audi A8 Production Officially Started at Neckarsulm Site

by on 22 April 2016 in Audi News

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Opening of A8 body shop and assembly Neckarsulm site strengthens expertise in large-sedan class Audi Board of Management Member for Production Prof. Dr. Hubert Waltl: “The new Audi A8 production is an important milestone for the Neckarsulm site” Audi officially opened the new production halls for the Audi A8* at the Neckarsulm site on Friday […] More…

Gallery: Suzuka Grey Audi R8 V10 plus by Rushinroulette Photography

by on 22 April 2016 in PhotoGraphic

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Those who frequent Fourtitude will no doubt be familiar with the Rushinroulette Photography’s work, as we’ve feature quite a few of his photosets over the years.  His most recent work came to us just this morning, the focus of which is on one lucky friend’s brand new Suzuka Grey Audi R8 V10 plus.  The details are […] More…

Audi Receives Felix Burda Award for Workplace Health Checks

by on 20 April 2016 in Audi News

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With their latest award, Audi further proves that it’s not just a good place to work, it’s downright good for your health.  Earning the Felix Burda Award for their “Actively tackling cancer” screening initiative, Audi AG has taken the cause of proactive health care one step further by offering on-site talks with experts about sport, […] More…