VW/Audi Surround View Camera Calibration
Joe Keene, automotive content video producer at Babcox Media, discusses how to calibrate the surround view system on a VW/Audi vehicle.
AASP/NJ Members Learn About Audi Materials, EV Technology
Audi’s Mark Allen painted a very real picture of what repairers need to consider as materials and technology advance in ways that will alter the way a shop approaches repairs.
AASP/NJ Meeting to Address EVs, Material Preparedness
The AASP/NJ announced it will welcome Mark Allen of Audi on June 22 at 6:30 p.m. to discuss Audi tolerances, material considerations and EV preparedness.
Audi Approves UpdatePromise as Tech Video Walk-Around Provider
UpdatePromise has become an Audi-approved vendor for their technician video walk-arounds.
Audi, I-CAR Expand HEV, BEV and ADAS Training
I-CAR has expanded its educational training programs surrounding hybrid electric vehicles (HEV), battery electric vehicles (BEV) and ADAS in collaboration with Audi of America.
Tesla Earns its First Safety Award from IIHS
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) announced that Tesla has picked up its first award from the institute for its 2019 Model 3 – its less expensive sedan – that qualifies for a TOP SAFETY PICK+.
Audi Recalls First Fully-Electric Vehicle Sold in U.S.
Audi recently issued a voluntary recall of approximately 540 E-Tron SUV models sold in the U.S. because of the risk of moisture seeping into the battery cell through a wiring harness glitch, according to a Bloomberg article.
Volkswagen, Audi Approve Pro Spot’s SP-5.3 MIG/MAG Welder
After passing tough tests for aluminum, CuSi (silicon bronze) and steel, Pro Spot International announced that its SP-5.3 MIG/MAG welder has been approved by VW/Audi globally.
SCRS Announces Audi of America as Newest Corporate Member
The addition of Audi of America to the roster of automotive manufacturers that are SCRS members represents the commitment to be connected with the top-level collision repair facilities that comprise the SCRS base.
Q5 SUV, A5 Drive Audi’s April U.S. Sales Higher
Audi’s biggest mover in April was the A5, which posted a 115-percent year-over-year sales increase.
SCRS Technology Summit: Why Do Some OEMs Charge for Access to Collision Repair Procedures?
One of the more interesting conversations during the Society of Collision Repair Specialists’ OEM Collision Repair Technology Summit in Las Vegas centered on OEM repair procedures.
Audi Demonstrates Self-Driving Technology in New York, a First for State
Audi became the first company to demonstrate an automated vehicle in New York, at an event near Albany.