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Motorcycles May See Increased Popularity Post COVID-19 as a Result of Fears Over Using Public Transport

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 5:15pm

Many manufacturers had to shut down their production facilities and as a result of lower production dealers may not receive additional models.

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  • Many manufacturers had to shut down their production facilities and as a result of lower production dealers may not receive additional models.
  • Harley Davidson reopened factories in May and plans to offer a narrower range of motorcycles to dealers as a result of the shutdown in production.
  • Ducati has reported that dealers have seen higher retail sales in April 2020 versus April 2019 as a result of this program.
  • Analysts predict that motorcycles may see increased popularity post COVID-19 as a result of fears over using public transport and increased comfort with two wheeled transport through electric motor scooter services like Revel and Scoot.

Audi of America and Major League Soccer celebrate the 2020 season and reignite commitment to youth development in North America

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 5:45pm

The Audi-produced commercial tells an evolution story of an MLS player's career and the invaluable impact of the "Audi Goals Drive Progress" program.

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  • The Audi-produced commercial tells an evolution story of an MLS player's career and the invaluable impact of the "Audi Goals Drive Progress" program.
  • Shot on location at Washington, D.C.'s Audi Field home of D.C. Unitedthe spot features four rising stars from D.C. United's U-12 and U-18 Academy teams.
  • Audi and MLS' national television spot was a collaborative effort between Audi's in-house creative team KreativWerk and the League.
  • "Audi is authentically helping to advance the game across North America at the grassroots level by positively impacting the next generationof soccer players through the 'Audi Goals Drive Progress' program."

Impact of COVID-19 on the Motorcycle Industry - Sales Fell 10.6% During the First Quarter of 2020 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, July 3, 2020 - 1:57pm

Motorcycle sales fell 10.6% during the first quarter of 2020 compared to the same period last year.

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  • Motorcycle sales fell 10.6% during the first quarter of 2020 compared to the same period last year.
  • Many manufacturers had to shut down their production facilities and as a result of lower production dealers may not receive additional models.
  • The company is also offering dealers financial support for motorcycle inventory and extending credit payment due dates on parts and accessories.
  • Ducati has reported that dealers have seen higher retail sales in April 2020 versus April 2019 as a result of this program.

COSTCO AUTO PROGRAM ANNOUNCES AUDI EMPLOYEE PRICING

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

San Diego, July 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Costco Auto Program and Audi today announced a first-time opportunity for Costco members to purchase or lease select, new Audi models at Audi employee pricing for a limited time.

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  • San Diego, July 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Costco Auto Program and Audi today announced a first-time opportunity for Costco members to purchase or lease select, new Audi models at Audi employee pricing for a limited time.
  • According to Costco Auto Program, operated by Affinity Auto Program, positive Costco member response to recent events in 2019 and 2020 showed interest in Audi incentives.
  • Our recent Audi e-tron Limited-Time Special resulted in the vehicle becoming the most requested electric vehicle through Costco Auto Program, said Rick Borg, Costco Auto Program general manager.
  • Costco Auto Program is operated by Affinity Auto Program, which has operated the program since its inception in 1989.

DGAP-News: SPORTTOTAL AG: Long-term cooperation with Deutsche Telekom contractually agreed

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 4:05pm

This will enable sporttotal to override the general economic trend and continue its positive development while generating new revenue streams despite the COVID-19 pandemic.

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  • This will enable sporttotal to override the general economic trend and continue its positive development while generating new revenue streams despite the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Following a trial phase from March to June, #DABEI is banking on premium content produced by sporttotal.tv gmbh itself.
  • The company equips sports clubs with special camera technology which enables sports events to be transmitted live in a high quality and fully automatically on "sporttotal".
  • In addition, SPORTTOTAL AG also produces content for prestigious companies such Porsche, Audi, Mercedes/AMG, Red Bull and VW and organises high-calibre live events such as the Porsche Experience.

Cerence and e.solutions Team to Build Automotive Cockpit of the Future

Thursday, June 25, 2020 - 2:00pm

Cerence and e.solutions have partnered for more than 10 years, bringing key innovations to more than nine million vehicles from Volkswagen AGs brands, including Audi, Volkswagen, Porsche, Bentley and more.

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  • Cerence and e.solutions have partnered for more than 10 years, bringing key innovations to more than nine million vehicles from Volkswagen AGs brands, including Audi, Volkswagen, Porsche, Bentley and more.
  • We are proud to partner with Cerence to leverage their industry-leading voice technology within our software stack to deliver an amazing experience to automakers and their customers.
  • To learn more about Cerence, visit www.cerence.com , and follow the company on LinkedIn and Twitter .
  • Cerence (NASDAQ: CRNC) is the global industry leader in creating unique, moving experiences for the automotive world.

Audi's Automated Factory Moves Closer to Industry 4.0 with Intel's Edge Machine Learning and Nebbiolo Technologies' Intelligent Edge Computing Software Platform

Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 7:00pm

Audi assembles up to approximately 1,000 vehicles every day at the Neckarsulm factory, and there are 5,000 welds in each car.

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  • Audi assembles up to approximately 1,000 vehicles every day at the Neckarsulm factory, and there are 5,000 welds in each car.
  • Nebbiolo Technologies, founded in 2015, is a California based company with global deployments of its Intelligent Edge Software Platform.
  • The company's mission is to develop and apply the new Edge Computing paradigm to digitally transform industrial systems across industry.
  • The platform enables advanced data services for monitoring and diagnostics, machine performance optimization, predictive maintenance, and advanced real time control use cases all at the edge.

Global Engine Manufacturers Industry Report 2020 - Analysis of the Top 240 Companies Including Audi AG, Komatsu Ltd and Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd. - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 8:22am

The "Engine Manufacturers (GLOBAL) - Industry Report" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Engine Manufacturers (GLOBAL) - Industry Report" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The Global Engine Manufacturers Analysis provides a detailed overview of the global engine manufacturers market and delivers a comprehensive individual analysis on the top 240 companies, including Audi AG, Komatsu Ltd and Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd..
  • The Global Engine Manufacturers Analysis is ideal for anyone wanting to:
    Using an exclusive methodology, a quick glance of this Global Engine Manufacturers report will tell you that 45 companies have a declining financial rating, while 54 have shown good sales growth.
  • Each of the largest 240 companies is meticulously scrutinised in an individual assessment and analysed using the most up-to-date and current financial data.

Capgemini Press Release // Capgemini and Audi launch new Joint Venture: XL2

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 7:30am

Capgemini and Audi launch new Joint Venture: XL2

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  • Capgemini and Audi launch new Joint Venture: XL2
    Ingolstadt/Paris, May 28, 2020 - Capgemini and Audi today announced the launch of their joint venture - XL2.
  • XL2 was founded by Audi and Capgemini to support the automotive industry in digital transformation tasks.
  • The joint venture that focuses on consulting and technology services for cloud and SAP S/4HANA includes industry solutions such as SAP Leonardo.
  • Capgemini and Audi have a long-standing partnership in developing solutions for digital transformation and co-innovation.

DGAP-News: Live for a good cause: SPORTTOTAL launches charity marathon

Monday, May 25, 2020 - 12:02pm

Live for a good cause: SPORTTOTAL launches charity marathon

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  • Live for a good cause: SPORTTOTAL launches charity marathon
    The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • Live for a good cause: SPORTTOTAL launches charity marathon
    Cologne, 22 May 2020.
  • A short time ahead of the official 24h streaming, SPORTTOTAL has arranged for a marathon live broadcast for a good cause: Eve Scheer and Patrick Simon will be going live from 14:00 p.m. for 25,378 hours of broadcasting, featuring celebrities, music and engaging live transmissions at the Nrburgring.
  • In addition, SPORTTOTAL AG also produces content for prestigious companies such Porsche, Audi, Mercedes/AMG, Red Bull and VW and organises high-calibre live events such as the Porsche Experience.