Audi have been awarded four first place finishes in this years Car Connectivity Award. The reader survey, which saw more than 32,000 people vote, was conducted by "auto motor und sport" and "CHIP" magazines. Audi was awarded in the Assistance Systems, Control Concepts/Displays, Sound Systems and Entertainment/Multimedia categories.
Marcus Keith, Head of Development for Audi connect, Control and Display Systems at AUDI AG said “This repeated victory in four categories confirms our competence in the promising fields of digitisation and assistance systems. The focus of our connection strategy is on increasing customer benefit in the areas of safety, comfort and efficiency.”
In the Assistance Systems category Audi won with its adaptive cruise control including traffic jam assist. Audi impressed in the Control Concepts/Displays category with its MMI all-in-touch control system while its Bang & Olufsen sound system with 3D sound secured Audi a win in the Sound Systems category. Finally, the Audi tablet rear seat entertainment meant that Audi was awarded first place in the Entertainment/Multimedia category.
Voters in the "Car Connectivity Award 2016" selected their favourites in a total of eleven categories. This is the third time that "auto motor und sport" and "CHIP" have presented the award with the ceremony taking place on 15 September 2016.