AUDI BOOTH SHOWCASES LATEST TECHNOLOGY DURING DETROIT AUTO SHOW
AddThis Social Bookmark Button
By: Audi

AUDI BOOTH SHOWCASES LATEST TECHNOLOGY DURING DETROIT AUTO SHOW  ◾Audi shows h-tron quattro concept, first Audi powered by hydrogen fuel cell

◾Visits included officials from Michigan, Colorado and Vermont

◾Technology demonstrations highlighted piloted driving, HMI concept

Audi hosted elected officials and representatives from federal safety regulatory agencies to showcase the innovation of Audi quattro, connectivity and fuel cell technology at the North American International Auto Show this week in Detroit.

Federal officials, including a delegation from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, including Dr. Mark Rosekind, Fred Fischer, Director for Industry Affairs, office of U.S. Trade Representative, and groups from the Environmental Protection Agency, the California Air Resources Board and the National Transportation Safety Board toured the booth and saw the products and demonstrations that showcased Audi's leadership position in technology.

AUDI BOOTH SHOWCASES LATEST TECHNOLOGY DURING DETROIT AUTO SHOW  

State officials, including Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder, state legislators from Vermont and Colorado, saw examples of Audi's technology, including HMI infotainment and navigation capabilities and alternative fuel vehicles, including the world debut of the Audi h-tron quattro concept vehicle. Propelled by two electric motors, Audi's first hydrogen fuel cell vehicle represents the state of the art of fuel cell technology.

The HMI seating buck, with OLED displays and a tactile and gesture-controlled feedback screen, gave officials a glimpse into the future of Audi's infotainment and connectivity.

The Audi h-tron quattro concept provides a foretaste of the technologies for piloted driving and parking that will go into production in 2017 with the next generation of the Audi A8 full-size sedan. Piloted driving at Audi revolves around the central driver assistance controller (zFAS). It computes a model of the car's surroundings in real time and makes this information available to the assistance systems and the piloted driving and parking systems. Piloted driving can assume driving tasks during parking or in stop-and-go traffic on freeways at speeds of up to 60 km/h (37.3 mph).

About Audi


Trending News
  • Honda Fit Top Ranked In Kelley Blue Book's '10 Best Back-To-School Cars Of 2017' List; Civic And HR-V Also Highly Placed
  • Lamborghini Presents First Worldwide Showcase Of Commemorative Vehicles During Monterey Car Week 2017
  • Mopar To Shine Spotlight On Sportsman Racers During 63Rd Annual NHRA U.S. Nationals
  • Honda CR-V Named '2017 Best New Car For Teens' By U.S. News & World Report
  • 2017 Subaru Outback Named To U.S. News & World Report's Best New Cars For Teens

    Audi of America, Inc. and its U.S. dealers offer a full line of German-engineered luxury vehicles. AUDI AG is among the most successful luxury automotive brands globally. The Audi Group delivered over 1,800,000 vehicles to customers globally in 2015, and broke all-time company sales records for the 6th straight year in the U.S. Through 2019, AUDI AG plans to invest about 24 billion euros - 70 percent of the investment will flow into the development of new models and technologies. Visit www.audiusa.com or www.audiusa.com/newsroom for more information regarding Audi vehicles and business topics.

  •  
     
     
     
     

    Photo credit: Audi
    posted on conceptcarz.com

    Recent News
    Premiere At The IAA: Update Of The Golf Sportsvan¹, Featuring Traffic Jam Assist, Gesture Control And New TSi Offering

    Since mid-2014, the Golf Sportsvan has been the vehicle of choice for those who swear by the Golf yet are looking for extra seat height, flexibility and space. Volkswagen has now refreshed its compact......

    Volkswagen Takes Bold Decision To Put I.D. Buzz Electric Concept Car Into Production

    – At the Detroit Show in early 2017, Volkswagen showed the I.D. BUZZ concept car, a fully electric vehicle that taps in to the spirit and vibe that made the VW Microbus such an iconic vehicle — whether......

    Equinox Diesel Offers Expected Segment-Topping 39 MPG Hwy

    — Get ready to ghost your gas station. The 2018 Chevrolet Equinox offers an EPA-certified 39 mpg on the highway (FWD model) with the available 1.6L turbo-diesel engine. That number is expected to......

    Quattro Times Two – Audi Expands The Q2 All-Wheel Drive Line-Up

    Audi is broadening the appeal of its Q2 compact SUV this week with the addition of a new version notable not only as the most powerful in the range but also as the first petrol-powered model to be......

    Jaguar Brings Excitement To Dull And Boring With New 2018 Jaguar F-Type

    – Jaguar selects residents from Dull, Scotland and Boring, Ore. to experience the thrills of the 2018 Jaguar F-TYPE – Everyday routines were transformed into exciting adventures behind the......

    New Ford F-150: Most Advanced F-150 Powertrain Lineup Ever Enables Best-In-Class Payload, Towing And Gas Mileage

    – Fords new F-150 debuts for 2018 even tougher, even smarter, and even more capable than ever – with the most advanced F-150 powertrain lineup ever that delivers best-in-class towing, payload and efficiency......

    Order Books Open For Premium Class Volkswagen Arteon

    – Volkswagens stylish new flagship, the Arteon, is today available to order for the first time from Volkswagen Retailers across the UK priced from £34,305 RRP OTR. An avant-garde gran turismo with......

    Related Vehicles
    2017 Audi A4 allroad quattro
    2017 Audi A4 allroad quattro  2017 Audi A4 allroad quattro  2017 Audi A4 allroad quattro  2017 Audi A4 allroad quattro  2017 Audi A4 allroad quattro  
    2016 Audi h-tron quattro concept
    2016 Audi h-tron quattro concept  2016 Audi h-tron quattro concept  2016 Audi h-tron quattro concept  2016 Audi h-tron quattro concept  2016 Audi h-tron quattro concept  
    2016 Audi Lunar Quattro
    2016 Audi Lunar Quattro  2016 Audi Lunar Quattro  2016 Audi Lunar Quattro  2016 Audi Lunar Quattro  2016 Audi Lunar Quattro  
    2018 Acura RLX
    2018 Acura RLX  2018 Acura RLX  2018 Acura RLX  2018 Acura RLX  2018 Acura RLX  
    2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio
    2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio  2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio  2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio  2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio  2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio  
    2018 Audi Q5
    2018 Audi Q5  2018 Audi Q5  2018 Audi Q5  2018 Audi Q5  2018 Audi Q5  
    2018 Audi Q8 Concept
    2018 Audi Q8 Concept  2018 Audi Q8 Concept  2018 Audi Q8 Concept  2018 Audi Q8 Concept  2018 Audi Q8 Concept  
    2018 Audi Q8 Sport Concept
    2018 Audi Q8 Sport Concept  2018 Audi Q8 Sport Concept  2018 Audi Q8 Sport Concept  
    2018 Audi R8 Spyder V10 Plus
    2018 Audi R8 Spyder V10 Plus  2018 Audi R8 Spyder V10 Plus  2018 Audi R8 Spyder V10 Plus  2018 Audi R8 Spyder V10 Plus  2018 Audi R8 Spyder V10 Plus  
    2018 Audi RS 3
    2018 Audi RS 3  2018 Audi RS 3  2018 Audi RS 3  2018 Audi RS 3  2018 Audi RS 3  
    2018 Audi TT RS
    2018 Audi TT RS  2018 Audi TT RS  2018 Audi TT RS  2018 Audi TT RS  2018 Audi TT RS  
    2018 BMW X3
    2018 BMW X3  2018 BMW X3  2018 BMW X3  2018 BMW X3  2018 BMW X3  
    2018 Buick Enclave
    2018 Buick Enclave  2018 Buick Enclave  2018 Buick Enclave  2018 Buick Enclave  2018 Buick Enclave  

    Vehicle information, history, and
    specifications from concept to production.

    Follow ConceptCarz on Facebook  Follow ConceptCarz on Twitter RSS News Feed

    Conceptcarz.com
    © 1998-2017 Conceptcarz.com Reproduction or reuse prohibited without written consent.