Half day and Full day training
Experience the all-new 2013 S4
Locations in Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver
AJAX, ON, Sept. 18, 2012 /CNW/ - The Audi driving experience is a
comprehensive driver training program designed to educate and excite
driving enthusiasts in a premium, controlled environment. For over 20
years Audi has been developing and enhancing the Audi driving
experience program around the world.
What to expect
Hosted at an exclusive location with a personalized touch from start to
finish, expect premium hospitality, expert drive instructors and
personalized customer care at the Audi driving experience.
Advanced training (half day)
The Advanced program is a half-day session (with two sessions being
offered per day) that starts with a short opening session in-class
covering key theoretical and practical elements for improving vehicle
control. Drive activities and instruction on selected race tracks
across Canada will show participants how to drive correctly at or near
vehicle limits. Each session is 4.5 hours including acceleration,
slalom and braking and technology drive segments. A thrilling hot lap
in the passenger seat of a R8 is also offered to each participant.
Intensive training (full day) - New
New for this year the Intensive program is a full-day session, eight
hours in length. This program includes all activities from the half-day
program with additional lapping modules and autocross challenges in the
afternoon. Lapping sessions extend the advanced driving instruction
from the half-day program and allow participants to apply knowledge and
skills on a full race track course in a lead-follow format. Autocross
challenges add fun competition elements to the day while again
extending the advanced driving skills and experience of participants.
Hot laps in the passenger seat of a R8 are offered to each participant.
This fall the Audi driving experience features the all-new 2013 S4. The
high performance S4 is ideal for boosting driver experiences and
showcasing Audi's sporty performance capabilities. Hot laps in the
passenger seat of a R8 are offered to each participant.
Dates and locations
We've selected some of Canada's outstanding professional driving venues
to host the second season of the Audi driving experience. Drive on the
pro ICAR circuit in Montreal, alongside the Mosport International
Raceway in Toronto and take off down the runway at B.C. Driving Centre
Advance training: $395 per person (plus tax)
Intensive training: $780 per person (plus tax)
Montreal: ICAR Circuit
Oct 10-12, (Advanced)
Oct 13-14, (Intensive)
Toronto: Mosport International Raceway
Oct 18-19, 22-25, (Advanced)
Oct 20-21, (Intensive)
Vancouver: B.C. Driving Centre
Nov 7-9, (Advanced)
Nov 10-11, (Intensive)
The lead instructors for the Audi Driving experience are Scott Goodyear,
Richard Spenard and Frank Sprongl.
The Audi Group delivered 1,302,659 cars of the Audi brand to customers
in 2011. In 2011 the Company posted revenue of €44.1 billion and an
operating profit of €5.3 billion. Audi produces vehicles in Ingolstadt
and Neckarsulm (Germany), Győr (Hungary), Changchun (China) and
Brussels (Belgium). The Audi Q7 is built in Bratislava (Slovakia). In
July 2010, CKD production of the Audi Q5 was added to the existing Audi
A4 and A6 manufacturing operations in Aurangabad (India). At the
Brussels plant, production of the Audi A1 has been running since May
2010, while production of the new A1 Sportback began in 2012. The Audi
Q3 has been built in Martorell (Spain) since June 2011. The Company is
active in more than 100 markets worldwide. AUDI AG's wholly owned
subsidiaries include AUDI HUNGARIA MOTOR Kft., Automobili Lamborghini
S.p.A. in Sant'Agata Bolognese (Italy), AUDI BRUSSELS S.A./N.V. in
Brussels (Belgium) and quattro GmbH in Neckarsulm. Subject to a
positive decision by the responsible competition authorities, the
Italian sports motorcycle manufacturer Ducati Motor Holding S.p.A. will
also belong to the Audi Group. Audi currently employs around 64,000
people worldwide, including around 48,000 in Germany. Between 2012 and
2016 the brand with the four rings is planning to invest a total of €13
billion - mainly in new products and the extension of production
capacities - in order to sustain the Company's technological lead
embodied in its "Vorsprung durch Technik" slogan. Audi is currently
expanding its site in Győr (Hungary) and will start production in
Foshan (China) in late 2013 and in Mexico in 2016.
Audi has long been fulfilling its social responsibility on many levels -
with the aim of making the future worth living for generations to come.
The basis for Audi's lasting success is therefore formed by
environmental protection, the conservation of resources, international
competitiveness and a forward-looking human resources policy. One
example of AUDI AG's commitment to environmental issues is the Audi
Environmental Foundation. Within the context of "Vorsprung durch
Technik," which extends far beyond its products, the Company is
directing its activities toward a major goal - comprehensive CO2-neutral mobility.
Image with caption: "Audi S4 (CNW Group/Audi Canada Inc.)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20120918_C7503_PHOTO_EN_18030.jpg
Image with caption: "Audi S4 (CNW Group/Audi Canada Inc.)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20120918_C7503_PHOTO_EN_18031.jpg
SOURCE: Audi Canada Inc.
For further information:
1.855.AUDIADE (283.4233) or https://theaudiexperience.ca