ON ONE OF MY BUSINESS trips to Germany, I attended one of the largest global trade shows: Embedded World in Nuremberg, Germany. High tech companies from around the world were showing off their latest innovations. At this year’s show, Intelligent and Connected Car technologies seemed to be what everyone was into.
AUDI HAS DONE IT AGAIN with an exciting new version of the A3. The new A3 Cabriolet will be a game changer in the A segment. From materials to operation there is a lot new with this car.
Andreas Dharmawan explains the new era for car buyers and sellers.Technologies are shifting the power and control of the car buying process to buyers. Many car companies are recognizing this trend but only a few are adapting well. Andreas illustrates how Audi is in the forefront of this technology revolution and the seismic shift in automotive retail. Read his industry trend article
Fellow club members and Audi enthusiasts, There will be a special event on October 19th before the DTM race in Hockenheim. A self-driving RS7 will go on the track and will do a lap at race speed without a driver inside. There will be live streaming of the event on "Audi MediaTV"
WITH ONE OF THE LONGEST winters the region has experienced finally behind us, members arrived at Francis Scott Key (FSK) Audi in Frederick, Maryland well before check-in, eager to begin the Second Annual Spring Fun Run. FSK Audi, along with Induktion Motorsports and Diamond Detailing, hosted over 50 Audi enthusiasts on a driving tour through Maryland.
AUDI ENTHUSIASTS FROM 17 states and Ontario gathered this past May in Dillsboro, North Carolina for the 9th annual Quattro de Mayo, hosted by Audi Club Georgia and sponsored by Jim Ellis Audi Atlanta and Jim Ellis Audi Marietta. We had record-breaking attendance this year with 82 cars and 128 Audi enthusiasts. Many drove hundreds of miles to join us, coming from as far away as Massachusetts, Ontario, and Michigan, and two flew in from San Antonio and San Diego.
AUDI TULSA IS NOT JUST a place to purchase your beautiful Audi, in fact, it’s much more. Completed in 2012, the new state of the art facility is owned by Don Thornton Imports. The state-of-the-art terminal building boasts a magnificent eight car showroom. And don’t forget to visit the quattro café, complete with free WIFI, snacks and coffee.
AUDI NASHVILLE IS A GREAT supporter of Audi Club North America and hosted a reception and lunch this past year for members at the 29th Audi Club North America Annual Event. Stop in and visit their beautiful new facility in Brentwood, Tennessee!
THE NEW AUDI A3 IS BEING introduced with a new MMI Infotainment System. This modular Infotainment Platform allows the central processing unit to be used across the entire line of Audis.
“DID I MAKE IT” I ASKED between bouts of hyperventilation from my half-mile sprint to the gate. “I’m sorry,” she paused, “Good news is we’ve booked you on the next flight. Bad news is it’s back at the gate you just came from.” On the humbling mile walk back to gate B85A, I pondered my latest travel experience. I had rented a car for the week for my planned road-trip through the Deep South. And then the hellish rental process began.