At the beginning of the month, Audi rolled out its 10th millionth Audi A4 off the production line. The actual vehicle was signified the milestone was a Misano Red Audi S4 which had a black and alabaster-white interior styled design.
The sales account for the Audi 80 too, which was the current model’s previous name. Since the models first sale in 1972, it has seen many facelifts and a host of changes throughout the whole car. A total of four generations have been associated with the car. That relatively low number in generations represents longevity in each model that was released.
The newest generation of the Audi A4 Series will boast an Avant, Allroad Quattro and the top of the range S4.
Frank Dreves, a Board member for production at Audi said the company are looking forward to the future after this magnificent achievement. He said “Thanks to its sophisticated technology and excellent quality, the Audi A4 is our bestseller – winning over customers in every market since it was launched. Ten million midsize vehicles is an achievement which makes us thrilled and proud. With our strong team and our effective Audi production system, we will continue writing this success story, especially as a modified version of the Audi A4 will soon be launched.”
Chairman of the General Works Council at Audi AG praised the staff’s dedication to achieving the highest standards. “The Audi A4 family ensures that capacity utilization will remain high in the long term at our key plants in Ingolstadt and Neckarsulm – and therefore ensures job security. This success was made possible in large part by our Production colleagues, who utilize their extensive expertise, relentless devotion to top quality, and considerable commitment to build the Audi A4.”
Peter Kossler who works as the Plant Manager in Ingolstadt explained how spirit was behind the success of the Audi A4. “The success story of the Audi A4 could not have been written here without the productivity and motivation of our Ingolstadt team. Work in Production becomes more complex all the time. We master this challenge by means of our streamlined processes and the expertise of our top team.”
Be sure to hear of another significant milestone from the Audi A4 in the near future.