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* The fuel consumption of all models named above and available on the German market can

be found in the list provided at the end of this MediaInfo.


Production jubilee:
20 years of Audi A4 at Ingolstadt plant
More than six million Audi A4 cars produced
Board of Management Member for Production Dr. Hubert Waltl:
A4 family is the heart of the brand
Bestseller over four model generations

Ingolstadt, October 30, 2014 Jubilee in Audis mid-sized range: The brand with
the Four Rings has been producing the Audi A4* at its main plant in Ingolstadt for
20 years now. With more than six million units sold so far, it is the most
successful Audi of all time. The new mid-sized car conquered the worlds markets
from the launch of the series in 1994 onwards. And twenty years later, strong
demand continues for the Audi A4, now in its fourth generation.

When the Audi A4 superseded the successful Audi 80 series 20 years ago, it
became a bestseller soon after its launch. It was the fastest production ramp-up in
the companys history. The foundations were laid by our employees commitment
and the excellent preparations made for the new model series, stated
Dr. Hubert Waltl, Board of Management Member for Production at AUDI AG. The
sporty A4 family is the heart of the Audi brand still today, and is extremely popular
with our customers around the world.

The premium manufacturer produced 576,680 automobiles in Ingolstadt in the
year 2013, one third of which were Audi A4 Sedan*, Avant* and allroad quattro*
models. More than 40,000 additional units of the A4 Sedan drove off the production
line at the plant in Neckarsulm. Using the so-called production turntable system,
the sites in Neckarsulm and Ingolstadt have shared production of the A4 since the
launch of the fourth generation in 2007. Meanwhile, Audi also produces the A4
locally for the markets in China, India and Indonesia.

In addition to the Audi A3* volume model, the Audi A4 the second major pillar of the
companys main plant in Ingolstadt, where more than 700 A4 models are produced
every day. The A4 secures the utilization of capacity in our German plants, and thus
also employment, on a long-term basis, stated Peter Mosch, Chairman of the
General Works Council of AUDI AG.
Corporate Communications
Kathrin Feigl
Press Spokeswoman Production
Telephone: +49 841 89 45751

The 20-year success story of the Audi A4 is due above all to our production team.
With their specialist expertise and great motivation, our employees master series
launches with great success and produce premium automobiles of the highest
quality day in, day out, stated Plant Director Peter Kssler.

The Audi plant in Ingolstadt is currently preparing for production of the
fifth-generation A4, which will be launched in 2015. Numerous construction
changes and other modernizations are necessary for the new model. In the new
body shop in the northern part of the plant site, for example, more than
1,300 machines such as robots and welding guns are being installed.

Since its market launch in November 1994, more than six million customers have
decided in favor of an Audi A4 model. The company has already delivered more than
two million units of the current generation alone (in production since 2007).
Demand is particularly strong for the Audi A4 in China, Germany and the
United States. In the German market, every fifth car delivered to customers by Audi
in 2013 was of this model series.


Fuel consumption of the models named above:
Audi A3:
Fuel consumption combined in l/100 km: 7.1 3.2;
emissions combined in g/km: 165 85
Audi A4:
Fuel consumption combined in l/100 km: 10.7 4.0;
emissions combined in g/km: 249 104

Audi A4 Sedan:
Fuel consumption combined in l/100 km: 9.4 4.0;
emissions combined in g/km: 178 104
Audi A4 Avant:
Fuel consumption combined in l/100 km: 10.7 4.2;
emissions combined in g/km: 249 109
Audi A4 allroad quattro:
Fuel consumption combined in l/100 km: 7.1 5.4;
emissions combined in g/km: 164 139