Audi AG is a German car manufacturer that designs, designs, manufactures, sells and sells luxury cars. A member of Volkswagen Group, Audi headquartered in Ingolstadt, Bavaria, Germany. Audi cars are produced at nine production sites around the world.

The origin of the company is complex, from the beginning of the 20th century and the original companies were founded by the engineer Augustus Horch; and two other manufacturers, DKW and Wanderer, which led to the creation of Auto Union in 1932. The modern era of Audi began, in fact, in the 1960s when Auto Union was acquired by Volkswagen from Daimler- Benz. After restarting the Audi brand with the launch of the Audi F103 series in 1965, Volkswagen merged Auto Union with NSU Motorenwerke in 1969, creating the company's current look.

The name of the company is based on the Latin translation of the name of the founder, August Horch. The four rings of the Audi logo represent one of the four automotive companies that came together to create Audi's predecessor company, Auto Union. The motto of Audi is Vorsprung Durch Technik, which means "Advancing with technology". However, Audi USA used the slogan "Truth in Technology" from 2007 to 2016 and has not used it since 2016. Audi, along with other German brands BMW and Mercedes-Benz, is one of the brands of luxury cars the most sold in the world. the world.