The all-new Audi A8 range which makes its debut next month will be the first in the brand history to feature an electrified drivetrain as standard, representing another important milestone on the e-mobility pathway.
Audi is celebrating a special milestone that also is a fitting occasion for this time of year: rolling off the production line at the new plant in San Jose Chiapa is the 8 millionth Audi with quattro drive the technology that delivers a big, built-in boost in safety and driving pleasure, even on snow and ice. The milestone car is a garnet red Audi Q5 2.0 TFSI quattro.
If you know in advance when a traffic light will switch from red to green, your driving is more relaxed and efficient. Audi is the first car manufacturer to connect the car to the city infrastructure an important step towards autonomous driving.
Audi is now equipping its new models that use the second-generation modular infotainment platform with the Audi connect SIM. The factory-installed SIM card offers customers the advantage of being able to immediately use the wide range of Audi connect services with the accompanying data flat rate both domestically and abroad.
From June 2016, compact Audi models will bring a breath of fresher air to their occupants thanks to a new air conditioning filter that not only removes fine particulates and harmful gases from the air, but also neutralises virtually all allergens. With the new filter, which will be used in the Audi A1, A3, Q3 and TT model series from June, Audi is setting a new standard worldwide in the premium compact segment.
After withstanding the challenges faced by the Volkswagen Group over its diesel emissions scandal, the automaker has just revealed its foray in the high-performance diesel SUV, the SQ7 TDI, which blends proven, decades-old technology with a complex, state-of-the-art forced-induction system.
Audi is making these three future trends of the automotive industry the focus of its appearance at this year Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The world most important electronics show takes place January 6 to 9, 2016, in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Audio makers, Monster has teamed up with Bentley Motors bespoke coach-building division, Mulliner, to create a stunning and uniquely Monster-inspired Monster by Mulliner, which makes its debut at CES 2016.
The long-distance test drive with the Audi A7 piloted driving concept concluded successfully following its 560-mile (approximately 900 kilometres) journey. A selected group of journalists were able to experience piloted driving from behind the wheel during the drive that began in Silicon Valley, California and ended in Las Vegas, Nevada in time to attend the International CES 2015 (Consumer Electronics Show).