Awards for Audi given Dec 2017

Posted on 27. Jan, 2018 by in Audi Canada

“Best Cars 2018”: Audi A5 Sportback best midsize model
The Audi A5 Sportback (fuel expenditure sum in l/100 km: 6.5 – 4.1*; CO2 emissions sum in g/km: 149 – 106*) won a “Midsize” difficulty in a 42nd “Best Cars” readers consult conducted by a trade biography vehicle engine und sport. The five-door coupé surfaced a shred with a infancy of votes. The esteem was supposed by Peter Mertens, Member of a Board of Management for Technical Development during AUDI AG, during a finish of Jan in Stuttgart. In addition, a code with a 4 rings also took second place 3 times – with a Audi A3 in a compress class, a Audi A8 in a oppulance difficulty and a Audi Q7 in a “Large SUV/Off-road Vehicles” category. The Audi A1 took third place in a “Small Car” category, as did a Audi A6 in a “Upper Midsize” category. Readers comparison from a sum of 385 models worldwide in eleven categories. Furthermore a Paul Pietsch Award was presented during a “Best Cars” awards ceremony. With a trade jam commander in a new Audi A8 a code took second place in this competition. This esteem for innovative technical developments in a automotive zone has been awarded given 1989 in a name of Paul Pietsch, co-founder of Motor Presse Stuttgart. 
(January 2018)

“Luxury Car of a Year”: Audi A4 respected by Cars.com 
The experts during Cars.com, a heading digital automotive portal, comparison a Audi A4 as the “Luxury Car of a Year” during a North American International Auto Show in Detroit. They praised a midsize model’s versatility, pushing dynamics and atmospheric interior as good as a higher workmanship and lush equipment. The countless physique variants were also famous – from a Audi A4 sedan to a sporty Audi S4 sporty Audi S4 (combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 7.9 – 7.5*; sum CO2 emissions in g/km: 179 – 170*) to a Audi A4 allroad (combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 6.8 – 4.9*; sum CO2 emissions in g/km: 154 – 127*), that combines off-road qualities with a flexibility of a hire wagon. The operation of a Audi A4 tender with a driver-oriented Audi practical cockpit and customary Audi smartphone interface. The latter incorporates Apple Car Play and Android Auto and therefore offers a informed smartphone environment. Assistance systems – including a customary underline Audi pre clarity city and a discretionary adaptive journey control with StopGo and trade jam assist – safeguard comfort and reserve on board.
(January 2018)

Edmunds CES Tech Driven Awards 2018: Audi respected twice
Audi was respected as a “Most Innovative Automaker” and for carrying a “Most Innovative Infotainment System” during a Edmunds CES Tech Driven Awards. The awards were supposed by Thomas M. Müller, Head of Electrics/Electronics during AUDI AG, and Alfons Pfaller, Head of Connected Car/Infotainment Development during AUDI AG, during a Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. The awards are presented by a CES and by Edmunds, a heading vehicle sales portal in a USA, as a means of noticing innovative concepts and pioneering technologies in a automotive industry. According to a jury of experts, a trade jam commander was a wilful cause in a company’s being named a many innovative vehicle manufacturer. The new Audi A8 is a world’s initial prolongation vehicle grown for redeeming programmed ­Level 3 driving. On highways and multi-lane expressways with a earthy separator between hostile lanes, a element handles pushing in slow-moving trade adult to 60 km/h (37.3 mph). The (remote) parking commander and remote garage commander also done their entrance in a new flagship car. They make parking intensely accessible by autonomously pushing a oppulance sedan into together or perpendicular parking spaces as good as garages, and by pushing a vehicle behind out.­­ Audi was also respected for carrying a “Most Innovative Infotainment System” interjection to a Audi practical cockpit and a MMI system. The jury was tender by a transparent graphics, a integrated user knowledge and a discerning menu navigation. In addition, a Audi smartphone interface was praised for joining concordant Android and iOS inclination around USB to a on-board infotainment system.
(January 2018)

Car and Driver “10Best Trucks SUVs” 2018: Audi Q7 takes a endowment in a category
For a second time in a row, a US repository Car and Driver has named a Audi Q7 the “Best Mid-Size Luxury SUV” in a preference of a “10Best Trucks SUVs.” The jury famous a ample SUV’s practicality and pushing dynamics as good as a innovative technologies and connectivity. The interior offers reward comfort for 7 people: The breathtaking potion roof, for instance, provides a light-flooded interior, while a Bang Olufsen 3D Sound System creates a listening knowledge identical to that of a unison hall. One prominence is a entirely digital Audi practical cockpit, in that a motorist can set several displays for navigation and infotainment. Numerous assistance systems element a endless offerings – from a customary Audi pre clarity simple and Audi pre clarity city to a discretionary Audi side assist, that warns of vehicles in blind spots. The Audi Q7 is offering in a United States with a 3.0 TFSI V6 engine and a 2.0-liter four-cylinder gasoline engine. Both engines are sum with quattro permanent all-wheel expostulate and an eight-speed triptronic.
(January 2018)

“Car of a Year 2018” in Korea: Audi R8 tops in performance
The Korea Auto Expert Journalist Association has comparison a Audi R8 (combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 13.6 – 12.4*; sum CO2 emissions in g/km: 309 – 283*) as Car of a Year in a “Performance” category. The jury members comparison nominees in 4 categories from a sum of 60 new models that entered a Korean marketplace final year. They done their final preference after endless exam drives. The Korea Auto Expert Journalist Association was founded in 2012 and consists of 25 reporters operative for imitation and online newspapers as good as automotive magazines.
(December 2017)

“Connected Car Award 2017”: Audi A8 respected in a “Connectivity” category
For a fifth time, AUTO BILD and COMPUTER BILD have presented a “Connected Car Award” for digital trendsetters. The consultant jury comparison a vehicle with a best connectivity for a initial time this year: In a new category, a Audi A8 clearly outperformed a 4 competitors and tender a jury with a latest era of modular infotainment systems, a MIB 2+. The element incorporates a quick mobile radio customary LTE Advanced into a vehicle as good as a comprehensively optimized navigation element formed on a map use provider HERE. It is operated around dual hold displays in a core console. The Audi practical cockpit offers full HD fortitude of 1,920 x 720 pixels and displays a far-reaching operation of information in a rarely minute display. The prominence is a healthy denunciation voice control, that understands openly formulated statements and responds accordingly: contend “I am cold” and a A8 increases a temperature. “I wish a hamburger” and you’re on your approach to a subsequent diner. The esteem was presented during a Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas to Thomas M. Müller, Head of Electrics/Electronics during AUDI AG.
(December 2017)

“Auto Bild Sportscar of a Year 2017”: feat for a Audi RS 3 Sedan
The trade biography Auto Bild Sportscars has awarded a “Sportscars of a Year” endowment for a 16th time. The Audi RS 3 Sedan (combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 8.4 – 8.3*; sum CO2 emissions in g/km: 191 – 188*) garnered 30.43 percent of a votes in a “Small and Compact Production Car” category. With a 400 hp 2.5 TFSI engine, adult to 280 km/h (174.0 mph) tip speed and acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h (62.1 mph) in 4.1 seconds, a compress RS indication demonstrates superb opening – accompanied by a evil five-cylinder sound. The endowment rite took place during a Race Night during a 50th Essen Motor Show. A sum of 110 cars from tests and pushing reports from a final twelve editions of a repository were accessible for selection. The endowment was presented in 15 categories.
(December 2017)

Eleven Awards for Audi in Singapore

Numerous new models launched by Audi in Singapore during 2017 were awarded prizes by a internal automotive press:

  • The Audi A3 Sedan 1.0 TFSI – Oneshift.com “Best Compact Sedan” (Combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 4.7 – 4.4*; sum CO2 emissions in g/km: 109 – 103*)
  • Audi RS 3 Sedan – Oneshift. Com “Best Engine Sound Exhaust Noise” and ST-Torque Best Buys of 2017 “Compact Executive” (Combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 8.4 – 8.3*; sum CO2 emissions in g/km: 191 – 188*)
  • Audi A5 Cabriolet – Oneshift. com Best Compact Convertible (Combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 8.0 – 4.4*; sum CO2 emissions in g/km: 181 – 114*)
  • Audi S5 Sportback – sgCarMart “Best Cars of 2017” (Combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 7.7 – 7.5*; sum CO2 emissions in g/km: 174 – 170*)
  • Audi Q2 – ST-Torque Best Buys of 2017 “SUV/Crossover”, ST-Torque Awards 2017 “Best Compact SUV” and sgCarMart “Premium Crossover of a Year”
  • Audi Q5 – ST-Torque Best Buys of 2017 “SUV/Crossover”
  • Audi SQ5 – Oneshift. Com “Best High Performance SUV” (Combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 8.5 – 8.3*; sum CO2 emissions in g/km: 195 – 189 g/km*)
  • Audi R8 Spyder – ST-Torque Best Buys of 2017 “Sportscar” (Combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 13.6 – 12.6*; sum CO2 emissions in g/km: 309 – 286*)

(December 2017/January 2018) 

* Fuel expenditure and CO2 glimmer total given in ranges count on a apparatus
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