Double-digit expansion for Audi in China in Q1 2014

“We are a initial reward manufacturer to locally furnish and sell 3 models in a reward compress shred in China” settled Luca de Meo, Member of a Board of Management of AUDI AG for Sales and Marketing. “We have so once again demonstrated Audi’s pioneering purpose in a second home market.”

47,636 Chinese business motionless in preference of an Audi in Mar (plus 36.6 percent). The locally constructed Audi Q3 was a automobile of choice for 5,511 customers. The China-specific long-wheelbase versions of a Audi A6* and A4* were really successful with sales of 14,002 units (plus 15.4 percent) and 10,004 units (plus 16.9 percent). And a locally constructed Audi Q5* reached an glorious figure of 8,831 deliveries (plus 14.3 percent). Audi also sole 9,288 alien models in March, an boost of 44.1 percent.

The models constructed in Changchun, a Audi A4 L, A6 L, Q5 and Q3, reached a new record of 103,113 cars delivered in a initial quarter, representing an boost of 21.0 percent compared with a prior-year period. With sales of 25,364 units, a Audi Q5 was a bestselling reward SUV in China (plus 8.6 percent). Unit sales of alien Audi automobiles rose by 21.7 percent to 21,407 vehicles.

Audi put a second plant in China into operation in Foshan in late 2013. The Audi A3 Sportback is now being constructed there, to be followed by a A3 Sedan in a center of this year. Audi is a usually reward manufacturer to furnish dual SUVs locally, a Audi Q3 and a Q5. The association is so fluctuating a marketplace care in dual critical expansion areas, a SUV marketplace and a compact-car class. Audi produces a sum of 5 indication array in China, some-more than any other reward manufacturer.

The play network was also significantly stretched via a nation final year. A new dealership non-stop in China each week, so a series of sales outlets increasing to some-more than 340 in over 150 cities. Audi will enhance a disdainful sales and use network to some-more than 500 dealerships by 2017.

In this year’s “China Best Cars 2014” awards of a German automobile repository “auto, engine und sport,” Audi perceived prizes as a many successful code in a sum of 8 categories: The Audi A6 L was awarded initial place in a categories “Upper Middle Class” and “Domestic Upper Middle Class.” The Audi Q5 was comparison as a best “Domestic SUV Offroader.” And in a code assessment, Audi took 5 initial prizes: “Reliable Cars,” “Environmentally Friendly Cars,” “Good Customer Service,” “Good Value for Money” and “High Resale Value.”

Audi is listed in initial place also in a latest J.D. Power studies for Customer Satisfaction in Sales and Aftersales.

Fuel expenditure of a models named above:

Audi A3 Sportback:
Combined fuel expenditure in l/100  km: 7 – 3.3;
Combined CO2-emissions in g/km: 162 – 88

Audi A3 Sedan:
Combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 7 – 3.8;
Combined CO2-emissions in g/km: 162 – 99

Audi A4:
Combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 10.7 – 4;
Combined CO2-emissions in g/km:  249 – 104

Audi A6:
Combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 9.8 – 4.4;
Combined CO2-emissions in g/km: 229 – 114

Audi Q3:
Combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 8.8 – 5.2;
Combined CO2-emissions in g/km: 206 – 137

Audi Q5:
Combined fuel expenditure in l/100 km: 8.5 – 5.3;
Combined CO2-emissions in g/km: 199 – 139