Award winning sweep for Audi
The year may have only just started and Audi is already ahead of the game with 3 major international award wins for the A4, all-new A5 and the flagship, Q7.
“Luxury Car of the Year”: Audi A4 honoured by Cars.com
The experts at Cars.com, a leading digital automotive portal, selected the Audi A4 as the “Luxury Car of the Year” at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit on January 10, 2018. They praised the midsize model’s versatility, driving dynamics and spacious interior as well as its superior workmanship and luxurious equipment. The A4 is the embodiment of speed and innovation starting as low as $6,925,000 with its world class infotainment systems and class-leading fuel efficiency. Since the debut of the new Audi A4 in 2016, when this compact luxury sedan won What Car? “World Car of the Year” award, the Audi A4 has won a multiplicity of awards.
“Best Cars 2018”: Audi A5 Sportback best midsize model
The Audi A5 Sportback won the “Midsize” category in the 42nd “Best Cars” readers survey conducted by the trade journal Auto Motor Und Sport (German Magazine). The five-door coupé topped its segment with the majority of votes. Readers selected from a total of 385 models worldwide in eleven categories. With engineering led by ingenuity and built for acceleration with 252 horsepower. The A5 delivers more than just pulsating speed, it illuminates your senses with a spectrum of 30 colours within the LED ambient lighting package. Starting at $11,500,000 this five-star marvel, along with all new Audi models, come with five years/100,000 km service packages.
Car and Driver “10Best Trucks & SUVs” 2018: Audi Q7 takes the award in its category
For the second consecutive year, the Audi Q7, based on driving dynamics and its innovative suite of infotainment and connectivity features, was named a 2018 Car and Driver “10Best Truck & SUV of the Year” winner in the mid-size luxury category.
Car and Driver editors recognised the Q7 for its passenger comfort, versatile cargo space and driving dynamics, and as one of the best vehicles to “combine an ability to tackle practical jobs with innovative technologies and luxury trimmings.”
“The Audi Q7 offers our customers an exceptional driving experience and the latest connected car applications and driver assistance systems – in addition to comfortable seating for seven passengers,” said Scott Keogh, president, Audi of America. “For the Q7 to emerge as Car and Driver’s 10Best Truck & SUV of the Year further demonstrates how Audi is setting a new benchmark for the luxury SUV segment.”
Through a combination of clean and simple lines and innovative technology, the seven-passenger Audi Q7 interior offers drivers and passengers alike an exceptional driving experience. The interior of the Q7 represents a higher standard being set by Audi for its premium comfort and technology matched by the brand’s signature fit and finish.
The innovative Audi virtual cockpit transforms the way the driver interacts with the Q7, allowing for an entirely digital customisation of information inclusive of navigation and audio.
Three powertrain combinations are offered on the Q7, a 3.0-litre TFSI V6 engine, a 3.0-litre TDI option or a 2.0-litre TFSI four-cylinder engine. Starting at $13,500,000, the well-equipped and practical Q7 with a 2.0T engine, is an incredibly spacious luxury SUV option. All three engines are equipped with quattro all-wheel drive and an eight-speed Tiptronic transmission.
Emerging as the trailblazers of 2018, Audi Jamaica solidifies the brand’s true MVP status with an indulgent new offer that pairs these award-winning models and every new Audi with the finest luxury, in a Breitling watch. “This pairing of great performance matched with an exquisite timepiece, is a representation of our commitment to our discerning customers to deliver more than just the best high-performance cars in the world, but the most premium sales experience with added value, deserving of any customer who purchases a car from this Award-winningbrand,” said Damien Kerr, Audi Jamaica Head of Business. 2018 truly marks the Audi difference as Audi Jamaica time takes service and peace of mind to new heights partnering with Enterprise Car Rental to give every customer cover by the Audi Advantage, three years free rental during servicing and three years 24hour roadside assistance. Take advantage this off by visiting your nearest Audi Showroom at 1c-3 Oxford Road, Kingston 5 or Units 1-3, Bogue City Centre, Montego Bay, visit the website at www.atlautomotive.com or call 1-888-ATL-SERV.