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Audi e-tron
Entering the electric age: 
The new Audi e-tron
The Charge - world premiere of the Audi e-tron
The new Audi A6 Avant
Successful model with new strengths: 
The second generation of the Audi Q3
The new Audi TT: 
An update for the design icon
Ideal companion for a digital lifestyle: 
The new Audi A1 Sportback

Combined fuel consumption in l/100 km: 5.9 – 4.5; Combined CO2 emissions in g/km: 155 – 119
Fuel consumption and CO2 emission figures given in ranges depending on the tires/wheels used

This car is not yet on sale. It has not yet been homologated and is therefore not subject to the 1999/94/EG guideline.

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10/18/18
Company

Offer for the future: Audi offers customers a new environmental and exchange incentive

Offer for the future for diesel drivers: Audi is renewing the fleet of vehicles on the roads and thus supporting the package of measures to improve air quality. Customers who replace their existing diesel vehicle with the Euro 1 to Euro 4 emission standards will receive a price incentive on their new car. This incentive is staggered depending on the model and amounts to between 3,000 and 10,000 euros. Audi is also offering a new exchange incentive for customers in 14 German cities and the neighboring rural districts. It is paid out when a Euro 4 or Euro 5 car is traded in and amounts to up to 9,000 euros.
10/16/18
Company

Munich II public prosecutor concludes regulatory offences proceedings by issuing administrative order imposing a fine (Bußgeldbescheid) / AUDI AG accepts the fine and, by doing so, admits its responsibility

The Munich II public prosecutor today issued an administrative order against AUDI AG in its capacity as affected party (Betroffene) pursuant to sections 30 para. 1, 130 para. 1 of the German Act on Regulatory Offences (Ordnungswidrigkeitengesetz – OWiG) in the context of deviations from regulatory requirements in certain V6 and V8 diesel aggregates and diesel vehicles manufactured or distributed by AUDI AG. As a result of the administrative order imposing the fine, the active regulatory offence proceedings conducted by the Munich II public prosecutor against AUDI AG will be finally terminated. Considering these special items the Audi Group will significantly undercut major financial key performance indicators forecasted for the fiscal year 2018.
10/14/18
Sports

Six-pack! Audi driver Rast wins DTM finale as well

Six victories in a row! Audi driver René Rast won the season’s last race at the Hockenheimring as well, so topping his own record from the previous day. On Sunday, behind Mercedes-Benz driver Gary Paffett, the 31-year-old German from Audi Sport Team Rosberg secured the runner-up’s spot in the championship. The DTM’s new record man in the end was only lacking four points to successfully defend the title.
10/11/18
Models

Power play: Audi e-tron prototype with electrifying dynamics

With driving dynamics tests on Namibia’s salt flats and savanna, the Audi e-tron prototype is at present impressively demonstrating its handling qualities. All made possible thanks to a new generation of the quattro drive – the electric all-wheel drive. In conjunction with the versatile suspension, its low center of gravity and the powerful electric motors, the electric SUV offers powerful traction, outstanding dynamics and unshakable stability on disparate terrain.
10/05/18
Company

Exceptional situation in Europe adversely affects AUDI AG deliveries in September

AUDI AG delivered around 139,150 cars to customers worldwide in September, a decline of 22.0 percent on the 2017 record-breaking figure. Following above-average sales results in Europe over the past two months due to the sell-off of models in stock, the increasingly empty stores and the restrictions in the sales portfolio had an adverse effect on deliveries in September. Last month the company sold 55.5 percent fewer cars in the home continent than a year ago. Audi achieved further growth in China (+12.5%) and North America (+1.2%) in September. Global deliveries since the start of the year of around 1,407,700 units were up 2.0 percent year-on-year.
10/02/18
Sports

World premiere in Paris: new evolution of Audi R8 LMS for customer racing

Audi Sport customer racing presents its fourth new model in just four years: Following on from the radically new second-generation Audi R8 LMS (2015), the Audi RS 3 LMS TCR touring car (2016) and the Audi R8 LMS GT4 sports car (2017), the evolution of the Audi R8 LMS GT3 was unveiled at the Paris Motor Show on October 2, 2018. Michael-Julius Renz, Managing Director of Audi Sport GmbH, and Chris Reinke, Head of Audi Sport customer racing, revealed the model with the international exhibition visitors looking on. The new version of the model, successful worldwide in sprint and endurance racing, is tailored closely to the customer requirements regarding technology and operating costs.
09/28/18
Audi MediaCenter

Hans-Joachim Rothenpieler new Board Member for Technical Development at AUDI AG

Hans-Joachim Rothenpieler will become the Member of the Board of Management for Technical Development at AUDI AG on 1 November 2018. He is the successor of Peter Mertens, who has held this position since May 1, 2017. Mertens had asked the Audi Supervisory Board to release him from his duties for health reasons.
09/24/18
Technology

Automotive Brand Contest: award for Audi Communications

Success in the Automotive Brand Contest: The German Design Council has honored Audi Product Communications for its high-quality and innovative visualization of technical processes and complex technologies. The premium brand was awarded the “Winner” prize in the category Digital at the renowned design competition for its “Virtual Exhibits” communication tool.
09/23/18
Sports

Audi celebrates 100th victory in the DTM

Audi achieved its 100th DTM victory at the Red Bull Ring in Austria. Following the somewhat fortunate one-two-three success on Saturday, Audi Sport celebrated a dominant one-two result on Sunday thanks to René Rast (Audi Sport Team Rosberg) and Nico Müller (Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline).
09/20/18
Models

Readers’ Choice by auto, motor und sport: Audi Takes Top Place in Connectivity and Interior Design

Audi is the leading automotive brand when it comes to connectivity, and its flagship, the Audi A8, is the best connected car. These are two results of the readers’ choice “Car Connectivity Award” carried out by renowned specialist magazine auto, motor und sport. Audi also won in the “Interior – design brand 2018” category of the “Autonis” competition, a further readers’ choice award presented by the magazine. The award ceremony will be held in Stuttgart on September 20, 2018.
09/18/18
Audi MediaCenter

Electrifyingly fun to drive: the Audi e-tron

The Audi e-tron is the first fully electrically powered series production model from the brand with the four rings. The company will present its sporty full-size SUV – which is suitable for everyday use – to the world for the first time in San Francisco.
09/17/18
Models

Audi hosts Intel drone light shows to celebrate e-tron world premiere

Intel performed its first-ever combined indoor and outdoor Intel drone light show in collaboration with Audi for the world debut of its all-electric SUV—the Audi e-tron.

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10/12/18
Sports
Six victories in a row! Audi driver René Rast won the season’s last race at the Hockenheimring as well, so topping his own record from the previous day. On Sunday, behind Mercedes-Benz driver Gary Paffett, the 31-year-old German from Audi Sport Team Rosberg secured the runner-up’s spot in the championship. The DTM’s new record man in the end was only lacking four points to successfully defend the title.
09/17/18
Models
At the The Charge event in San Francisco, it will finally strip off the camouflage and reveal itself to the global public: the Audi e-tron. With a range suitable for longer distances, an electric all-wheel drive, and a charging capacity of up to 150 kW at quick-charging stations, it sets a new tone for the world of electromobility. But Audi is driving more than just electromobility forward. At the event in San Francisco, Audi will showcase its plans for the future of mobility in a comprehensive theme park: along with the Audi e-tron, autonomous driving and digital business models will mark the start of a new era.
09/08/18
Sports
Audi driver René Rast achieved the perfect DTM weekend at the Nürburgring with two pole positions and two victories. He scored the maximum possible points with his Audi RS 5 DTM.
09/07/18
Models
Attractive station wagons go by the name of Avant – this Audi claim applies more than ever to the new version of the bestseller. The dynamic and elegant exterior of the A6 Avant is wrapped around a spacious interior and a luggage compartment with a capacity of up to 1,680 liters (59.3 cu ft). The suspension combines comfort and sportiness on a new level; all engines come standard with a mild hybrid system for improved efficiency. The MMI touch response digital operating system is easy and intuitive to use, and the comprehensive connectivity features and numerous new and updated assist systems make the A6 Avant the ideal touring car. Combined fuel consumption in l/100 km: 5.9 – 4.5; Combined CO2 emissions in g/km: 155 – 119 Fuel consumption and CO2 emission figures given in ranges depending on the tires/wheels used

Audi MediaTV

10/18/18
Models

Before, today and tomorrow: 50 years of the Audi 100

Marc Lichte, present head of Audi design, talks to Hartmut Warkuss, head of design at Audi from 1969 - 1993. The two look back at the 1968 Audi 100, which has now become a muscular, spacious and sporty A6. The former designer Peter von Horsezky tells us about the Audi 100 as one of the fastest cars in its class with the installation of a fifth cylinder, the setting up of a new world record by its aerodynamic shape and the effect of the four-wheel drive "quattro" in 1984 followed by the TDI. diesel injection engine.
10/11/18
Models

Power play: The Audi e-tron prototype in Namibia

With driving dynamics tests on Namibia’s salt flats and savanna, the Audi e-tron prototype is at present demonstrating its handling qualities. All made possible thanks to a new generation of the quattro drive – the electric all-wheel drive.
10/04/18
Motorsports

Audi unveils e-tron FE05 for new Formula E season

On December 15, a new era in the ABB FIA Formula E Championship will begin in Ad Diriyah (Saudi Arabia): Thanks to the electric cars’ greater range, the drivers will compete with only one race car for the first time. Audi now unveils the newly developed Audi e-tron FE05, with which Daniel Abt and Lucas di Grassi will again make a bid for the titles.
10/11/18
Models

With quattro and e-tron in the all-electric age

A combination of strong performance and high efficiency. The Audi e-tron uses a new generation of the quattro drive. The electric four-wheel drive. Anyone who knows Audi knows quattro. Groundbreaking triumphs and records in motorsport have been achieved with this four-wheel drive technology. On September 17, 2018, Audi presented the Audi e-tron, the first all-electric Audi. Of course, the quattro drive had to be on board for this important step into the future of mobility.

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10/22/18

Six big reasons to get excited by the new Audi A6

Invisible features – like an extra pair of eyes in the back of your head, the side of your head - and an extra pair of eyes up front. Automatic danger sensors that recognize dangers and react before you can. Natural voice recognition that lets you control the car without your hands leaving the wheel. All wheel steering for a tighter turning circle. A mild hybrid power system to save fuel. And best of all? Less wasted time. Welcome to the Audi YouTube channel, the home of “Vorsprung”. On this channel, you’ll find first-hand information on us as a company, innovations and coverage of exciting model releases. Be prepared for fascinating formats and the reporting of important events. Subscribe for thrilling insights, diverse opinions and new perspectives on the brand with Four Rings and become a member of a worldwide community of automotive aficionados. Imprint: https://www.audi-mediacenter.com/en/imprint-3697
10/19/18

Catch me if you can at the Formula E Valencia

Amazing film coverage as Audi Sport Formula E driver Daniel Abt and his spectacular swallow tailed e-tron FE05 compete against teammate Lucas di Grassi’s FE05 for the forthcoming Formula E Valencia. This amazing 900kg car with double the energy of its predecessor is certain to attract real e-xcitement on the day. Welcome to the Audi YouTube channel, the home of “Vorsprung”. On this channel, you’ll find first-hand information on us as a company, innovations and coverage of exciting model releases. Be prepared for fascinating formats and the reporting of important events. Subscribe for thrilling insights, diverse opinions and new perspectives on the brand with Four Rings and become a member of a worldwide community of automotive aficionados. Imprint: https://www.audi-mediacenter.com/en/imprint-3697
10/19/18

Welcome to the brand new YouTube show “What’s up, Audi?”

Petrol head Misha Charoudin and the charming Cornelia Böhm from Audi Communications take you on a whirlwind tour of what’s new in the Audi Universe, starting with the breathtaking e-tron launch in San Francisco with 300 illuminated drones creating a four-ring Audi logo in the sky. Misha drives the e-tron sideways in the Namibian Desert while Audi product development team member Carter Balkcom talks technical and explains how the e-tron takes quattro technology a quantum leap forward. See Formula E Champion Daniel Abt drag racing his 1200 horsepower Audi S4EP in reverse gear to hit a world record of 210 Km. Another leap forward backwards so to speak. Ever wondered what the production differences between a petrol driven and an electric car are? Our behind the scenes e-tron production tour reveals all. It’s enough to turn petrol head Misha into an electric head. Misha Charoudin: https://www.youtube.com/user/Wallerus Daniel Abt: https://www.youtube.com/user/AbtDaniel Welcome to the Audi YouTube channel, the home of “Vorsprung”. On this channel, you’ll find first-hand information on us as a company, innovations and coverage of exciting model releases. Be prepared for fascinating formats and the reporting of important events. Subscribe for thrilling insights, diverse opinions and new perspectives on the brand with Four Rings and become a member of a worldwide community of automotive aficionados. Imprint: https://www.audi-mediacenter.com/en/imprint-3697
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