Audi AG is a manufacturer of source Germany car selling car in a multitude of classes and prices for intermediate and above. Audi is also the owner of Ducati and Lamborghini brands also. Audi vehicles are produced in 7 factories worldwide, whereas the Ducati and Lamborghini brands each have one plant located in Italy. Audi's headquarters are located in Ingolstadt, Bavaria, Germany.
The business is wholly owned or operated by the Group (99 wholly.}5%) since the year 1966 Volkswagen, having purchased from Daimler-Benz recently. The rebirth of the Audi F103 marked with the launch of Audi in 1965.
The major owners of Audi AG is Volkswagen AG, which is the owner of 99 percent of the stocks of the business from the entire year 1966. Lately, there's a possibility of your detachable by Volkswagen Audi has turned into a debate.
12 months 2002 to 2007, Audi's head of the Audi Brand Group, a department of the Volkswagen Group involves Audi, SEAT, and Lamborghini.
Sales of Audi vehicles keeps growing speedily in the entire year 2000, of 653,000 models in the entire year 2000 be 1,003,000 years 2008. This biggest sales increase came from Eastern European countries ( 19.3%), Africa ( 17.2%) and the Middle East ( 58.5%). China, which includes recently end up being the world's major car market, accounted for sales of 108,000 models from 705,000 models in the third quarter of 2009. The level of popularity of Audi in China because Chinese officials use their service as a engine car Audi.
The final end of 2009,} the Audi were able to rake in profits of 1 1.17 million euros (1.85 million u.s. us dollars) so the brand is donating a major gain for the Volkswagen Group, in which Volkswagen brands such as Bentley and SEAT even experienced deficits.
Audi together with Volvo is a pioneer of 5-cylinder engines in line with capacity 2.1 L and 2.2 L.
came out instead of the 6 cylinder engines a whole great deal in those days. In addition, Audi also uses machine 5 cylinders not only to commercial models, but also for their rally vehicles also. The 5-cylinder engine 2. 1 L belongs to them is widely used in the rally of the 12 months 1980 's, widely, his energies could reach 400 dk after altered.
Volkswagen W12 engine motor group, Volkswagen Phaeton W12. For the most luxurious sedan version, the Audi A8L W12 Audi W12 Engine chooses to use the Volkswagen Group's proprietary rather than wear a V12 engine motor that is often employed by both his rival Mercedes-Benz and BMW.
The benefit of this condition is a W12 engine motor is compact so that Audi will make 12-cylinder saloon with four-wheel drive. Regular V12 engines can only wear the driving a car rear wheel because there is forget about space still left for the differential and the various components of Activator to the front wheels. Actually, the Audi A8L W12 W12 engine motor that uses this size even somewhat smaller than the Audi A8 4. 2 engine wear regular L. Audi A8 2011 12 months W12 engines was launched with the latest capacity of 6.3 L with ability achieving the 500 PS