Audi Adopts “Overspray-Free Painting” In Series Production

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="37526"] source: Audi AG New method creates contrasting paint finish in a single process Audi A4 Sedan and A5 Coupé “edition one” versions with black roof Protecting the environment and cutting costs: Using the method known as overspray-free painting, Audi is now able to apply two different colors in the same painting process. The new technique is being adopted for the first time for the “edition one” limited-edition models of the A4...

It’s Good For The Environment and Employees: Audi Trials New Sealing Process At The Paint Shop

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="33692"] source: Audi AG Innovation makes it easier to apply sealing material Precise metering reduces material consumption and saves weight Improved ergonomics for employees At its paint shop in Győr, Hungary, Audi is testing a new method of body sealing. Before a car is given its paint finish, a paste-like sealing material is applied to areas such as the weld seams. This improves vehicle acoustics, guards against corrosion and seals off the...

Contrasting Paintwork in Just One Spray Process: Audi Tests Overspray Free Painting

[source: Audi AG] A method unique in the industry saves time and material Series application already planned for 2019 Two colors, one process: Audi is expanding the spectrum of its painting methods with the addition of overspray‑free painting. This technology allows specific surfaces of a car body to be painted in a different color – all in one spraying process. This is economical and very resource friendly. In a pilot paint shop at the plant in Ingolstadt, Audi is...