Launch of a virtual interactive guided tour of the Audi automotive production plant – Metrology and quality news

Audi has launched AudiStream interactive tours of its state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Ingolstadt, Germany. AudiStream offers homeworkers a great opportunity to see the inside of one of the most advanced automotive production plants in the world.

Audi has been building cars at the Ingolstadt site for over 70 years and this is where AUDI AG is headquartered and where 44,458 employees work (as of December 31, 2019), to achieve “From initial idea to finished automobile, the entire production process for models Audi Q2, Audi A3, Audi A4 and Audi A5 as well as their derivatives takes place at the Ingolstadt plant. The Audi Ingolstadt site continues to develop into a networked digital factory. Modern production systems and high-tech solutions enable highly efficient and sustainable manufacturing. Step by step, the plant is preparing for electric mobility, with measures to increase flexibility that lay the foundations for models of the future.

AudiStream allows virtual visitors to view the Audi A3 body shop on screen; access the Audi A4 assembly line with the click of a mouse: with AudiStream, Audi is the first manufacturer to offer interactive factory tours. Interested parties can learn about Audi’s production processes at the Ingolstadt, Germany site, online in English. Experienced tour guides accompany the virtual tour and answer questions live. Users select the desired live stream and a suitable online time slot.

Perry A. Thomasson