Audi AG is a maker of origins Germany car retailing car in a wide variety of classes and charges for intermediate and above. Audi is who owns Ducati and Lamborghini brands also. Audi vehicles are produced in 7 factories worldwide, whereas the Ducati and Lamborghini brands each have one plant positioned in Italy. Audi's headquarters are positioned in Ingolstadt, Bavaria, Germany.
The business is wholly owned 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 greatest owners of Audi AG is Volkswagen AG, which possesses 99 percent of the stocks of the business from the year 1966. Lately, there's a possibility of an detachable by Volkswagen Audi has become a debate.
From the year 2002 to 2007, Audi's head of the Audi Brand Group, a division of the Volkswagen Group contains Audi, Seating, and Lamborghini.
Sales of Audi cars is growing quickly in the year 2000, of 653,000 devices in the year 2000 be 1,003,000 years 2008. This biggest sales increase originated from Eastern Europe ( 19.3%), Africa ( 17.2%) and the center East ( 58.5%). China, which has recently become the world's greatest car market, accounted for sales of 108,000 devices from 705,000 devices in the third quarter of 2009. The level of popularity of Audi in China because Chinese officials use their service as a electric motor car Audi.
The final end of 2009,} the Audi managed to rake in profits of just one 1.17 million euros (1.85 million u.s. us dollars) so the brand is donating a big advantage for the Volkswagen Group, where Volkswagen brands such as Bentley and Seating even suffered loss.
Audi as well as Volvo is a pioneer of 5-cylinder engines in line with capacity 2.1 L and 2.2 L.
The 5-cylinder engines appeared as an alternative to the 6 cylinder engines a complete great deal at that time. In addition, Audi uses machine 5 cylinders not and then commercial models, also for their rally cars also. The 5-cylinder engine 2. 1 L belongs to them is greatly used in the rally of the year 1980 's, greatly, his energies could reach 400 dk after revised.
Volkswagen W12 engine group, Volkswagen Phaeton W12. For the most luxurious sedan version, the Audi A8L W12 Audi W12 Engine chooses to work with the Volkswagen Group's proprietary rather than wear a V12 engine that is often used by both his rival Mercedes-Benz and BMW.
The benefit of this form is a W12 engine 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 kept for the differential and the many components of Activator to the front wheels. In fact, the Audi A8L W12 W12 engine that uses this size even just a bit smaller than the Audi A8 4. 2 engine wear regular L. Audi A8 2011 year W12 engines was launched with the latest capacity of 6.3 L with ability reaching the 500 PS