Audi of America Begins e-tron Messaging

The Audi e-tron is expected to make its American debut in September, and Audi USA has already begun messaging on its first all-electric offering. In as much, they've set up a microsite where you can learn a bit more and sign up for updates should an electric Audi be on your shopping list. For those not keeping track, the first full-electric mass-market e-tron will be a crossover. As a point of reference, some internal Audi contacts have referred to it as a "Q6" in regards to size and plac...

Inside Audi of America [Q&A] – Scott Keogh, Audi of America President

[source: Audi of America, photos: Audi of America, Audi Club North America] Life at Audi is just as much about the cars as it is about the people who see the job through. From the C-suite to product managers to the customer experience team and more, in our re-occurring series, "Inside Audi of America," get to know the people behind the metal. Today, meet Audi of America President, Scott Keogh. How do you explain your job at a dinner party? In general, I don't think people view Au...

Audi R8 RWS Starting Price? A Bargain at $139,950

[words: Bill Cho, photos: Audi AG] Motor Trend is reporting that Audi of America announced the starting price for the R8 RWS...a stunning $139, 950 including destination. That's a massive $26,000 less than a 'base' R8 V10 Coupe and humongous $55,000 off a R8 V10 plus. I'm running out of 'big' words to describe the price difference. At such a bargain price, these will probably fly off the dealership floors but if you want one, you'd better hurry. Audi Sport is building 999 examples...

Audi Cars & Coffee – March 2018: Event Report

Following an obvious success from its first-ever cars & coffee style event in late 2017, Audi of America again hosted a gathering for all car enthusiasts at its Herndon, VA headquarters over the Easter weekend. Plenty of interest from the enthusiast community combined with excellent weather resulted in a record turnout that may even have surprised event organizers. Washington, DC isn't new to cars & coffee style events. Any number of them happen on a given weekend around the DC me...

2018 Audi Sport customer racing Announces Largest Number of Entries for Pirelli World Challenge Season

source: Audi of America Audi Sport customer racing to compete in the 2018 Pirelli World Challenge with nine entrees representing all three classes Largest number of PWC entrees in brand history Audi Sport customer racing continues expansion of globally homologated, stair-step customer racing offering in TCR, GT4 and GT3 classes Herndon - Audi of America announces a two-class offering for the Pirelli World Challenge (PWC) season opener at the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, Mar...

Event Report: Audi of America Open House

words and photos: George Achorn With the Audi Cars and Coffee: The Second Edition approaching, we are going to rerun our Audi of America Open House coverage. This story originally ran in the Winter 2018 issue of the Audi Club North America quattro quarterly print magazine. If you don’t receive quattro quarterly and wish to subscribe, join the Audi Club North America HERE. When it comes to the Audi brand, the Audi Club North America’s Potomac-Chesapeake Chapter enjoys a home field advan...

2018 Audi A3 Named “Best Luxury Small Car for the Money” by U.S. News & World Report

source: Audi of America Awarded vehicles provide consumers with best combination of quality and value A3 took top honors for outstanding value and critical acclaim U.S. News & World Report to present award at Chicago Auto Show HERNDON - The 2018 Audi A3 has received the “Best Cars for the Money” award from U.S. News & World Report in the Luxury Small Cars category. Audi will receive the award at the Chicago Auto Show. The “Best Cars for the Money” award...

Audi of America’s Scott Keogh: RS 5 Sportback Confirmed Along with a ‘Surprise’ RS Model

words: Bill Cho, video: Roadshow, RS 5 Sportback render: X-Tomi Design In a Youtube video released a couple of days ago, Audi of America President, Scott Keogh, sat down with Roadshow at the North American International Auto Show. Amongst the talk of autonomy technology, rideshare, dealer relations, and the launch of the new A7, Keogh confirmed the RS 5 Sportback for the US market. "One, I've been a big proponent for trying to fight for these cars and now we're finally getting them...

Event: First of Its Kind Tourist Trophy of America Rally to ACNA National

words: Bud Dannemiller, photos: Bud Dannemiller and George Achorn Note: Planning for the Audi Club North America 34th National Event in Tacoma, WA ongoing and so is the next Tourist Trophy of America (TTOA 2018). If you want to follow or even join in on this cross country run, join the Facebook event page, TTOA 2018 by Audi Club North America: "The Run to Rainier". - Bill While not every good idea starts on the back of a cocktail napkin, sometimes the best do…the idea of the Tourist Trop...

Photo Gallery: Audi of America Open House 2017

Now in its third year, the annual Audi of America open house at the company's Herndon, Virginia headquarters has become a staple on the fall schedule for ACNA members. This year marked another highly successful event, with a special appearance by the only Audi RS 5 coupé in the country. While a full event report will be printed in the Audi Club North America magazine quattro quarterly, below is a full gallery of photos from the event. Special thanks to the Audi Club Potomac - Chesapeake...