Audi’s star performance in the “sport auto Award” Audi scoops two wins at the “sport auto Award” presentation. The Audi S1* wins the “Production Models – Small Cars” category, and the RS 6 Avant performance* tops the category for “Production Models – Sedans/Estates over EUR 100,000”. The readers of the magazine “sport auto” chose the year’s most sporty cars in 25 different categories, including selected production and tuning models. (October 13, 2016)
Audi is “Family car of the year” Audi achieves a double win in the reader poll staged by the magazines “AutoStraßenverkehr” and “Eltern.” Audi receives the “Family car of the year” award for the Audi Q5* and the Audi A6 Avant*. Over 23,000 readers took part in the poll. (September 21, 2016)
Four wins for Audi in Car Connectivity Award Four first places for Audi in the Car Connectivity Award. In the reader poll conducted by “auto motor und sport” and “CHIP”, Audi wins in the Assistance Systems, Control Concepts/Displays, Sound Systems and Entertainment/Multimedia categories. More than 32,000 readers cast their vote. (September 16, 2016)
Success for Audi in the Car Connect Award 2016 The Association of German Engineers (VDI) and the magazine “connect” present awards to Audi in a total of four different categories at the “Car Connect Award”. The brand captures top spot for the “Best Factory Fitted Navigation Unit”, “Best Phone Integration”, “Best Driver Assistance in Traffic Jams” (adaptive cruise control Stop&Go including traffic jam assist) and “Best Multimedia/Sound System” (3D Bang & Olufsen). (August 16, 2016)
Audi MediaCenter rated top The “Net Federation” agency voted the Audi MediaCenter the best press database. This company analyzed press sites of a total of 75 different companies and awarded a maximum of 1,000 points per website. Audi achieved 884 points, securing it first place in the study. (July 20, 2016)
China: Audi is leading premium brand for customer satisfaction Audi remains the benchmark for customer satisfaction in China’s premium market. The brand with the four rings captured first place in the J.D. Power Sales Satisfaction Index (SSI) for the seventh time in a row, and topped the China Customer Service Index (CSI) for the fourth year in succession. Both studies are based on extensive customer surveys conducted in China between October 2015 and May 2016. (June 30 and July 28, 2016)
USA: award for Audi Q7 The Audi Q7* made it into the list of “Wards 10 Best User Experiences.” The “WardsAuto” editors commended the virtual cockpit, the sound system and the adaptive cruise control (ACC) in the new Audi Q7. (September 15, 2016)
Singapore: Audi A6 is “Best Executive Car” The magazine “Prestige” voted the Audi A6* the “Best Executive Car.” The jury singled out the excellent interior, the Wi-Fi hotspot and the natural language voice control. (August 31, 2016)
Fuel consumption of the models named above:
Audi S1 Combined fuel consumption in l/100 km: 7.2 – 7.0** (32.7 – 33.6 US mpg); Combined CO2 emissions in g/km: 168 – 162** (270.4 – 260.7 g/mi)
Audi RS 6 Avant performance Combined fuel consumption in l/100 km: 9.6 (24.5 US mpg); Combined CO2 emissions in g/km: 223 (358.9 g/mi)
Audi Q5 Combined fuel consumption in l/100 km: 7.9 – 4.8*** (29.8 – 49.0 US mpg); Combined CO2 emissions in g/km: 181 – 126** (291.3 – 202.8 g/mi)
Audi A6 Avant Combined fuel consumption in l/100 km: 9.6 – 4.4*** (24.5 – 53.5 US mpg); Combined CO2 emissions in g/km: 224 – 114*** (360.5 – 183.5 g/mi)
Audi Q7 Combined fuel consumption in l/100 km: 8.3 – 5.5*** (28.3 – 42.8 US mpg); Combined CO2 emissions in g/km: 199 – 144*** (320.3 – 231.7)
Audi A6 Combined fuel consumption in l/100 km: 9.6 – 4.2*** (24.5 – 56.0 US mpg); Combined CO2 emissions in g/km: 224 – 109*** (360.5 – 175.4 mpg)
**Fuel consumption and CO2 emission figures given in ranges depend on the tires/wheels used.
***Fuel consumption and CO2 emission figures given in ranges depend on the tires/wheels used as well as the engine/transmission version.
Further information about the official fuel consumption figures and official, specific CO2 emissions of new passenger cars can be found in the “Guide to fuel consumption, CO2 emissions and electricity consumption of new cars,” which is available free of charge from all sales outlets and from DAT (Deutsche Automobil Treuhand GmbH), Hellmuth-Hirth-Strasse 1, 73760 Ostfildern-Scharnhausen, Germany (www.dat.de).