Top Five Interesting Facts About Audi, automobile manufacturer, Know all

HitBerryPublished on   02 Nov, 2017Updated on   29 Apr, 2021

Money can't buy you happiness but it can buy you an Audi

Whenever it comes to a dream car, we can't stop thinking an Audi. Isn't it? We are sure that the person who doesn't like cars, will immediately fall in love by seeing an Audi.

Audi car is the most expensive car in the world. The 4ring logo of the German Luxurious auto manufacturer was formed in 1932. It is known for its superbly designed and is amongst the best selling automobile brand in the world. So, if you are interested to know more about the car here are five things you didn't know about AUDI. Just be with us.


Audi AG is a German automobile manufacturer that designs, engineers, produces, markets and distributes luxury vehicles. The AUDI 4-ring symbolizes the 1932 merger of four previously independent motor-vehicle manufacturers: Audi, DKW, Horch, and Wanderer.

Audi, DKW, Horch, and Wanderer. Audi, DKW, Horch, and Wanderer, Source:

AUDI- The first automaker to produce left-hand drive cars

Audi pioneered left-handed driving in 1921 when Audi introduced their type K model which happened to be the first production vehicle to ever come with left-handed driving.

AUDI- The first automaker to produce left-hand drive cars AUDI- The first automaker to produce left-hand drive cars, Source:

The 16 years later, German legislated it formally. This brought an end to the rea when motorists drove a left-handed car on the left side of the road, and those were some weird times.

The most Expensive Audi car in world is the 2003 Audi LE MANS

Audi Le Mans Concept Audi Le Mans Concept, Source:

Audi has always been at the forefront of the best luxury automobiles. And some of those cars are among the best car in the world. The 2003 Audi Le Mans concept is worth at least 5 million dollars which is the most expensive Audi ever produced.

Audi: German Based but a Global Manufacturer

Audi was initially founded back in 1909 and headquartered in Ingolstadt, Germany but now, it builds its car on four continents. The Audi group now shares specific technologies and vehicle platforms, but their assembly factories are largely distinct.

As opposed to Volkswagen, most of the cars are built in Europe. The origin of Audi cars sold in the U.S. are:

  • A3 Sports Wagon: Ingolstadt, Germany
  • A4 Sedan and Wagon: Ingolstadt, Germany
  • A5 Sports Coupe: Ingolstadt, Germany
  • A6 Sedan and Wagon: Neckarsulm, Germany
  • A8 Sedan: Neckarsulm, Germany
  • Q5 Mid-size SUV: Ingolstadt, Germany
  • Q7 Full-size SUV: Bratislava, Slovakia
  • TT Sports Coupe: Gyor, Hungary
  • R8 Sports Car: Neckarsulm, Germany

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 Audi car traveled at super high speeds

You might be surprised by knowing the fact that an Audi car traveled at super high speed. It's nearly 80 years ago in fact, in 1938. The Auto Union Type C reached a top speed of 268mph on a V16 engine licking out 560hp unprecedented power for the time.

Audi car travelled at super high speeds Audi car traveled at super high speeds, Source:

Supercar speeding 200mph caught on film – moments before the £250k Audi crashes and killed both driver and passenger.

 Audi's Quattro four-wheel-drive cars revolutionized rallying

Audi's Quattro four-wheel-drive cars revolutionized rallying Audi's Quattro four-wheel-drive cars revolutionized rallying, Source:

The World Rally Championship was tweaking its rules to allow four-wheel-drive cars when Audi eas releasing Quattro into the wild. When the competition pondered over this, Audi dastarded in their beast and went on rampage mode and won many rallies.

So, here are the five unknown and interesting facts about your favorite car Audi.