A car lifetime in fast-forward mode: 100th Audi Quality Assurance INKA test
- 100th car in the Ingolstadt corrosion and aging test (INKA) is an Audi A4
- 12 years of a car’s life replicated in just 19 weeks of testing
- Sylvia Droll, Head of Materials Engineering at AUDI AG: “Endurance test exemplifies our high quality requirements worldwide”
12 years in just 19 weeks: Audi Quality Assurance has conducted its 100th INKA test – on an Audi A4*. The Ingolstadt corrosion and aging test is one of the toughest assessments a car has to go through at Audi. It simulates the challenges of 12 years of a car’s lifetime in a span of just 19 weeks. Quality Assurance uses this method to verify an Audi's effective corrosion protection and durability.