10 Facts about Audi

Thursday, April 16th 2015. | Automotive

Facts about Audi tell you about the German automobile manufacturer. Audi is famous as the luxury car manufacturer in the world.  This company designs, markets, produces and distributes their cars. The base of Audi is located in Ingolstadt, Bavaria, Germany. It has 9 facilities globally. Let’s find out more interesting facts about Audi by reading the following post below:

Facts about Audi 1: Volkswagen Group

Since 1966, Audi has been the subsidiary of Volkswagen Group. It owns 99.55 percent of Audi. In 1965, Audi was re-launched by Volkswagen with its Audi F103 series.

Facts about Audi 2: the name of company

The founder of this company was August Horch. He used his last name to call his company, but he translated his surname Horch into Latin. It became Audi. In German, the word Horch means listen. It has similar meaning with Audi in Latin.

Audi Company

Audi Company

Facts about Audi 3: the logo

If you check Audi, you must recognize the famous logo from this manufacturer. It has the four rings logo. It was used to represent the four car companies banded together as Audi Union in the past.

Facts about Audi 4: the slogan of Audi

Do you know the slogan of Audi? It is Vorsprung durch Technik. It means Advancement through technology. But the slogan was changed into Truth in Engineering in 2007.

Audi Facts

Audi Facts

Facts about Audi 5: German Big 3

Have you ever heard about German Big 3? They are the three famous luxury automakers from Germany which include BMW, Mercedes-Benz and Audi.

Facts about Audi 6: corrosion

The body shell of Audi is wonderful for the corrosion can be prevented.  The manufacturer creates 100 percent galvanized automobiles. The rust on the body of the car can be prevented too since it is created with full body zinc coating design. Get facts about Alfa Romeo here.

Facts about Audi

Facts about Audi

Facts about Audi 7: Audi 8

Audi 8 was launched in 1994. The car lovers are served with all aluminum space frame technology.  Compared to the conventional still frame, the Audi Space Frame has lighter weight and improved torsion rigidity.

Facts about Audi 8: Audi Space Frame design

Other cars of Audi equipped with Space Frame Design are Audi TT, Audi A2, and Audi R8.

Audi Car

Audi Car

Facts about Audi 9: Audi in US

Audi cars in US are very popular. Most of them are fitted with all wheel drive system as the standard feature in Audi Cars.  The front wheel drive system is only seen in the entry level for the Audi A6 and A4. Check Aston Martin facts here.

Facts about Audi 10: the all wheel drive

If you want the all wheel drive, you can pick the Audi S and Audi RS.



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