AUDI AG concluding extensive cooperation agreements with Baidu and Huawei
- Audi is enabling seamless and fast automotive smartphone use for its customers in China
- Brand with the four rings is integrating Baidu CarLife in its cars
- Ricky Hudi, Head of Development Electrics/Electronics at AUDI AG: “We are working with strong partners and are driving progress in networking the car with the Internet and its surroundings.”
Audi is intensifying the expansion of connectivity of its cars in China, according to an announcement by the premium carmaker in advance of the first CES Asia taking place in Shanghai. With Baidu CarLife, Audi will also be offering uncompromising integration of smartphones in its cars in China. A China-specific LTE module, which Audi is developing in a joint venture with Huawei, will deliver fast data transmission.