The Technical Development division of AUDI AG has its headquarters in Ingolstadt. About 8,600 employees work in an area of approximately 33.5 hectares (83 acres) and approximately 1,700 more work in Neckarsulm. The Audi Group also has additional development centers in Győr, Beijing and San José Chiapa. True to the brand motto of “Vorsprung durch Technik,” Audi’s engineers and technicians are implementing a broad-based innovation initiative. Their tasks include the full spectrum of the product‑creation process: from design and new vehicle concepts to the development of engines and transmissions and the electrification of powertrains to electrical and electronic development and the development of car bodies and suspension. Interdepartmental work with the latest working tools and instruments facilitates innovative solutions for topics such as urbanization, digitization and sustainable premium mobility.