I HAD VISITED THE NEW Audi “Terminal” showrooms in Seoul, South Korea, Hangzhou, China, and Austin, Texas. Not until September 2014, the first Audi terminal showroom opened within less than one-hour drive from my place in San Francisco. Audi Concord is the first Audi dealership in the Bay Area Northern California to open this eye-grabbing modern building with its cutting edge aluminum façade and expansive glass area.
THIS PAST OCTOBER, a few dedicated Reno/Tahoe Audi owners met for lunch and suggested organizing a fun rally. It was a simple “follow the instructions rally” ending someplace for everyone to enjoy dinner. Audi Reno Tahoe donated prizes for the cars which finished closest to the Rally Master’s time.
THE AUDI Q3 first hit American shores this summer as a 2015 model, and it is Audi’s first offering in the ultra compact SUV segment. The Q3 like other Audis offer unparalleled engineering, along with the safety the brand is known for. All while maintaining a lightweight and sporty feel.
The Audi Club of Florida is proud to welcome our newest sponsor, Audi Jacksonville. As part of the Hanania Automotive Group, Audi Jacksonville offers new and certified pre-owned Audi vehicles to customers in Ocala, Gainesville, St. Augustine, Fernandina as well as the Jacksonville metro area. ACFL highly recommends our members utilize the excellent sales and service facilities of Audi Jacksonville.
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.