December 12, 2006
Audi to invest billions in new models
Ingolstadt, Germany – Audi has announced it will invest a total of 11.8 billion Euros between 2006 and 2011 to significantly expand its model range. Around 8.4 billion Euros, or 71 per cent, of the total investment volume will be invested in new Audi vehicles alone.
The Audi brand intends to extend its range of vehicle models from the existing 22 to a total of 40 by the year 2015, and from 2007 onwards, investments will rise steadily to around two billion Euros per year. The Audi A5 coupe, Audi TT Roadster and Audi R8 mid-engine sports car will be among the models to expand the range from 2007 onwards.