A conference hosted by New York International Auto Show (NYIAS) and Bridgestone Corporation revealed Audi A3 as 2014 World Car of the Year. Previously Audi has won 7 times. These include 2005 World Car of the Year title, 3 World Performance Car titles in 2010, 2008 and 2007, and 2 World Car Design of the Year titles in 2008 and 2007. Audi A3 premium compact sedan triumphed an initial entry list of 24 global cars, a shortlist of 12 and 3 finalists. This year’s finalists were BMW 4 Series, Mazda 3 and Audi A3.
With plans to expand its network to 40 dealerships by the end of 2014, Audi Udaipur was opened today. This is Audi’s 2nd dealership in Rajasthan, the first being in Jaipur. Mr. Joe King, Head, Audi India and Mr. Aditya Kasliwal, Managing Director, Audi Udaipur and Audi Jaipur (Kamal Autotech Pvt. Ltd.) were present at the inauguration.
While 2014 Auto Expo has done its best to infuse a positive sentiment and generate interest in the car market, when it comes to sales, there’s a lot to be attained yet. The start of 2014 certainly gives Volkswagen Group India something to think about.
Greater Noida, February 5th, 2014: Audi, the German luxury car manufacturer and India’s leading luxury car brand presented an exhilarating line-up of luxury cars along with the Audi Sport quattro concept at the Auto Expo 2014 in Greater Noida.
Audi’s presence at the Auto Expo will be dominated by the display of its sporty performance cars – the award winning Audi R18 e-tron quattro will be one of the highlights in the spectacular display of the show cars.
Nashik, January 11, 2014: Audi, the German luxury car manufacturer, today inaugurated its latest world-class showroom in India and its 6th in the state of Maharashtra in Nashik.
December 2013 saw Audi India secure 1340 bookings, which is their highest ever bookings in a month here. Last year in December 2012, Audi India sold 931 cars.