New Highlights for the Luxury Class: Audi A6 and Audi e-tron Prototype at the Geneva Motor Show

source: Audi AG Audi A6: world premiere of the new business sedan Audi e-tron prototype: preview of the first electric car from the brand Trailblazing luxury: revolution in the full-size class Geneva - Audi continues its model initiative in the luxury class: following the new Audi A8 and the new Audi A7, the premium brand now introduces the next generation of the Audi A6. Whether in terms of digitalization, comfort or sportiness – the elegantly sculptured sedan is ...

DTM: The Champion Keeps The 33

source: DTM, photos: DTM and Audi Sport The number jigsaw has been solved as all the 18 drivers have made up their mind. The most important information beforehand: in the 2018 season, the spectators will not find the No 1 on the DTM grid. The reigning champion, René Rast, opted for the same approach as Lewis Hamilton in Formula One or Marc Márquez in MotoGP: despite being the champion he does without contesting the season with the #1 that is reserved for the title defender but once agai...

China and North America Substantially Boost Audi Sales in January

Ingolstadt - Audi kicked off 2018 with substantial sales growth. In January, the brand delivered around 149,100 premium automobiles to customers worldwide, up 20.3 percent year-on-year. A sharp increase in China (+73.0%) in particular was a key factor, contrasting with the slowdown in sales a year ago as the company negotiated with its local partners. The brand with the four rings also again clearly increased sales in North America (+9.8%). In Europe (-2.2%), sales in January were, ...

Audi A4 Named 2018 Cars.com Luxury Car of the Year

source: Audi of America 2018 A4 awarded Luxury Car of the Year by Cars.com at North American International Auto Show in Detroit Vehicles evaluated based on quality, innovation and value com editors praised A4 for “luxurious trimmings, chassis dynamics, spacious interiors and well-executed electronics” HERNDON, Virginia – The 2018 Audi A4 has been named the 2018 Luxury Car of the Year by Cars.com at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The annual awa...

Audi Q7 Earns 2018 Car and Driver “10 Best Mid-Size Luxury Truck and SUV” Award for Second Consecutive Year

source: Audi of America Audi flagship SUV wins Car and Driver “10 Best Truck & SUV of the Year” award in the mid-size luxury category for second year in a row Car and Driver editors recognize the Audi Q7 for its practicality, driving dynamics and innovative suite of technologies and connectivity features Award contenders are evaluated based on engineering excellence, performance and overall value Herndon, VA -  For the second consecutive year, the Audi Q7, based o...

Audi Integrates Infotainment Services with Amazon Music

source: Audi of America Amazon Music is now accessible through the Audi MMI® infotainment system via the Audi MMI connect® mobile application With Amazon’s Prime Music and Amazon Music Unlimited, Audi owners can access millions of songs and thousands of playlists and stations right from the road Integration of Amazon Music into the MMI offers customers access to more features including browsing or searching the music library HERNDON, VA – Audi today announced an integrati...

Driven: 2018 Audi RS 3 sedan

words & photos: George Achorn Depending on whom you ask, genetic design may or may not be a good thing. The idea of taking the best traits of a lineage and artfully applying them to an ultimate form of offspring can be a tricky endeavor. Get it right and you’ve got magic that makes the imaginary into reality. Get it wrong and you’ve got Frankenstein, or velociraptors… maybe Frankenraptors. Thriller movies teach us such genetic design shouldn’t be taken lightly, so when Audi ge...