Audi has been voted the most successful brand in the Connected Car Award competition organized by Auto Bild and Computer Bild for the third time. Audi won a total of five out of nine awards, adding one more than in the 2013 and 2014 competitions.
The Audi e-tron quattro concept won first prize in the “New Mobility” category and Audi developments also took first place in the Navigation, Internet Integration, Multimedia/Entertainment and Telephone classes.
Audi’s integration of Google services was victorious in the Navigation category.
The Audi phone box for connecting cell phones and wireless charging took first place in the “Telephone” class.
Victory in the “Multimedia/Entertainment” category went to the 3D sound of the Bang & Olufsen sound system.
Finally, the Audi e-tron quattro concept took home first place in the “New Mobility” competition for its visionary electric drive system.
“After our four first-place wins in 2014, being able to take home first place in one additional category this year makes us more proud than ever. We are also working to tackle many milestones next year on the road to connected mobility and to continuously improving road safety,” says Ricky Hudi, Executive Vice President Electronic Development.
Trophies for Connected Car Award winners were presented during the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in January 2016 in Las Vegas.