Audi furthers growth with 11 new models

German luxury car maker, Audi sold 769,900 cars in 2003. Within a decade, their sales have doubled. Audi global car sales have crossed 1.5 million this year. To celebrate this achievement, and further their growth, Audi has confirmed 11 new models.

“We will continue to write this success story and expand our product range from the current 49 to 60 models. We see a great deal of potential, particularly in the SUV segment and in the especially prestigious full-size category,” said Rupert Stadler, Chairman of the Board of Management of Audi AG.

Audi stems further growth with 11 new models

A timeframe for launch of these models is yet not specified, nor have they revealed that what segment these cars will be launched in. But it is believed that most of the new Audi models will be in the form of SUVs, probably the Q2, Q4, Q6 and Q8.

Apart from this, Audi is getting ready to unveil a new crossover at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show in January 2014. It will be a two door model, with a low roof-line and sitting on 19″ wheels displays an air of sportiness as it is designed for weekday driving and weekend recreational use.

It will sit on 19″ wheels with flared arches and armored plastic cladding. Its exteriors sport a prominent shield shaped grille, LED headlights and crisp lines. The concept measures 4.2 meters in length. The yet unnamed concept features e-tron styling details. For more information, scroll through the press release below.

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