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  • Audi at Auto Shanghai 2019

    Audi is starting the Auto Shanghai 2019 motor show with two world premieres and a whole series of national innovations. The brand is presenting the visionary Audi AI:ME concept car in the southern Chinese metropolis. In addition, two electric models will make their series debut in Shanghai: the Audi e-tron and the Q2L e-tron, which was designed especially for China and is built in the Foshan plant. The compact SUV, which will be delivered to the first customers in the summer of 2019, is even experiencing its world premiere in Shanghai.

  • Audi Continues to Lead Autonomous Driving with A8 Launch at Future Mobility Forum

    Audi has long been a driving force in the area of highly-automated driving, and has repeatedly documented its progress in this technology with spectacular demonstrations.

  • Audi electrifies the World Economic Forum in Davos

    Sustainable mobility for the World Economic Forum in Davos: As the exclusive shuttle partner, Audi is providing a fleet of 50 Audi e-tron cars for the annual meeting in 2019. The all-electric cars are fully powered by green electricity. And with mobile charging containers, the company is demonstrating a potential application of used batteries from electric cars.

  • Audi Middle East Announce Third Audi Innovation Award

    The Audi Innovation Award is now in its third year and has consistently grown in status and popularity since its inception in 2016. The first of its kind in the Middle East, the Audi Innovation Award seeks to empower local designers and inspire the region with innovative creations that can improve the way we live. It is an annual competition open to anyone residing in the GCC and most Levant countries.

  • Audi Middle East pioneers Virtual Reality training for an Electric Era

    Know-how in high-voltage technology, electrics and electrical engineering: Audi Middle East is pioneering Virtual Reality training for their dealer network in readiness for electrification and the arrival of e-tron in the region. The virtual technology allows realistic, safe learning of highly sensitive technologies such as the high-voltage battery.

  • Audi sales grow by 4.5 percent in the first half of the year

    AUDI AG delivered around 164,000 premium automobiles to customers in June. In the United States, sales of the Four Rings were up 0.3 percent, on a par with the prior-year level. As a result, Audi of America achieved its 90th consecutive record-breaking month. In China, deliveries failed to reach the record-breaking level from 2017 (-7.2%) due to the announced tariff reductions. In Europe too, Audi sales were down 1.8 percent on last year. Worldwide and across all Audi models, deliveries increased by 4.5 percent since the start of the year. Cumulative sales total around 949,300 units.

  • Audi starts challenging year with successful first quarter

    In the first quarter of 2018, the Audi Group surpassed its revenue and operating profit of the prior-year period. The operating return on sales of 8.5 percent was once again within the strategic target corridor. This year, the brand with the Four Rings will launch more new models than ever before in the company’s history, including the first fully electric Audi as a volume model. In addition to the management of model launches and phase-outs in the context of the Audi model initiative, which will be particularly intensive in the second half of the year, challenges arise from new industry-wide homologation requirements.

  • Audi unveils e-tron FE05 for new Formula E season

    On December 15, a new era in the ABB FIA Formula E Championship will begin in Ad Diriyah (Saudi Arabia): Thanks to the electric cars’ greater range, the drivers will compete with only one race car for the first time. Audi now unveils the newly developed Audi e-tron FE05, with which Daniel Abt and Lucas di Grassi will again make a bid for the titles.

  • Audi Volkswagen Middle East wins Best Performing company at the Oman Insurance Corporate Challenge

    The Oman Insurance Corporate Challenge – Season 4 powered by LivFit and Rushawayheld on Saturday, 20th April, 2019 was yet another successful event. This year the event witnessed unique team-bonding exercises igniting spirit, friendly competition and creating an infectious excitement. 

  • Augmented Reality in a moving car: Arabian Automobiles INFINITI users get a first-of-its-kind digital upgrade

    Augmented Reality is transforming the automotive sector with innovative technologies taking the driving experience to the next level. And now, Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for INFINITI in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, is celebrating the arrival of an innovative AR feature by INFINITI that will delight customers for the practicality and functionality it offers.

  • AUTOMOBILI PININFARINA ALIGNS REGION’S BEST RETAILERS AHEAD OF BATTISTA HYPERCAR PREMIERE IN GENEVA

    Ahead of Automobili Pininfarina’s global reveal of its revolutionary Battista electric hypercar at the Geneva Motor Show, the company has announced details of the first phase of retail specialists appointed in its new global network. These partnerships will be defined and managed by Automobili Pininfarina’s new Munich-based sales team to ensure the pinnacle of customer experience is achieved when the world’s first pure Pininfarina road car comes to market in 2020.

  • AutoPro and ACDelco Sign Memorandum of Understanding

    AutoPro, a subsidiary of ENOC (Emirates National Oil Company) and ACDelco, a division of General Motors and one of the world’s leading automotive spare parts and services brands, today announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding that will see both companies collaborate on a series of service center locations across the United Arab Emirates. In the coming year, up to ten sites will become the first AutoPro locations to be certified as authorized ACDelco service centers.

  • AW Rostamani Group’s multibrand facility conducts waterless car wash

    AUTOTRUST – Multibrand Pre-Owned Cars, a part of the AW Rostamani Group, is upholding the highest standards of quality for all cars across its showroom through daily waterless car wash of all the cars on display in addition to thorough inspection to ensure that customers are guaranteed of a well-maintained vehicle.

  • AW Rostamani Reveals Winner of One Million Enrich Club Points

    AW Rostamani Group is pleased to reveal the winner of the Enrich Millionaire who was selected via raffle draw from a pool of Certified Pre-Owned car buyers from the first six months of the year. The lucky winner of One Million Enrich Points was of native India.

  • Award Winner; New Range Rover Evoque Scoops First Industry Accolade

    The new Range Rover Evoque has been awarded Autocar Magazine’s coveted Innovation Award for its world-first Ground View technology.

  • Axalta and Mohamed Naser Al Sayer Toyota Service Body Shop Go Green in Kuwait

    Axalta Middle East, part of Axalta (NYSE: AXTA), a leading global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, has ramped up its environmentally responsible strategy for the region’s leading automotive distributors..

  • Axalta Coating Systems: perfect for a bodyshop and for a Formula OneTM team

    Axalta Coating Systems (NYSE: AXTA), a leading global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, is an Official Team Supplier to Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport. Spies Hecker, one of Axalta’s premium refinish paint brands, has been responsible for more than four years for the paint on the instantly-recognisable previous championship-winning Silver Arrows as well as on this year’s car, the Mercedes-AMG F1 W09 EQ Power+.

  • AXALTA LAUNCHES AXALTARACING.COM

    Axalta (NYSE: AXTA) announced the launch of its new Axalta Racing website, the race fan’s home for up-to-date news and information regarding the company’s network of global partnerships in motorsports. 

  • Axalta Showcases Customization with Golden-Bronze “Sahara” as 2019 Automotive Color of the Year

    For the first time in its five-year history, Axalta’s (NYSE: AXTA) Automotive Color of the Year is showcasing a color primed for vehicle customization both at manufacturing facilities and in the aftermarket. Sahara, a golden bronze tone, radiates warmth, richness and strength for vehicles of all sizes – especially the expanding global truck and SUV markets – and can serve as the principal color for two-tone possibilities including black roofs.

  • Axalta’s 2018 Automotive Color Popularity Report Shows White’s Continued Global Preference on Vehicles at 38 Percent

    Axalta (NYSE: AXTA) today released its 66th annual Global Automotive Color Popularity Report which shows white as the global leader in consumer vehicle color choice in 2018. At an astounding 38 percent, white held its top spot with a significant gap ahead of second-place black (18%) and a third-place tie between silver and gray (12%).