Awards & Accolades

Manufacturer Awards & Accolades


Audi Wins J.D. Power Ranking
Audi has been named the top performer in customer service among all automotive brands, as determined by the J.D. Power 2016 Customer Service Index. This study is a leading indicator of how owners view their vehicle service experience within the first three years of ownership. Audi has ranked in the top three for three years in a row, and moves into the top spot for the first time.


2016 Audi Q5 earns 2016 Top Safety Pick+ Rating from IIHS
The 2016 Audi Q5 luxury SUV, when equipped with the available Driver Assistance package, has earned a Top Safety Pick+ rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). To qualify for 2016 Top Safety Pick+, the top rating available, a vehicle must earn good ratings in five crashworthiness tests, including small overlap front, moderate overlap front, side roof strength and head restraint tests, as well as an advanced or superior rating for front crash prevention. Learn More


2017 Audi Q7 earns a 2016 Top Safety Pick+ Rating from IIHS
The 2017 Audi Q7 has been named a Top Safety Pick+ by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.  The luxury SUV earned a superior rating for its front crash prevention system and good rankings in all five IIHS crashworthiness tests.  Audi's award included a "plus" for the Q7's superior rating in front crash prevention.  The Audi Q7 includes a forward collision warning component that meets National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Criteria, a result of Audi's commitment to driver safety. 


2016 Audi Q3 earns a 2015 IIHS Top Safety Pick rating
The 2016 Audi Q3 was named the 2015 Top Safety Pick by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, receiving good ratings in all IIHS crashworthiness tests. The luxury SUV also earned good ratings in side, roof strength and head restraint tests.  Featuring an aluminum hood and tailgate, the Audi Q3 also has redesigned front and rear lights, grille, bumper and side sills. Audi continues to stay ahead of evolving criteria for consumer crash tests by elevating standards of automotive engineering.


2017 Audi A4 Named IIHS Top Safety Pick+
The 2017 Audi A4 has earned a 2016 Top Safety Pick+ Rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The A4 achieved good ratings in all five IIHS crashworthiness evaluations and a superior rating for front crash prevention for its Audi pre sense city with automatic emergency braking. The Top Safety Pick+ is the highest 2016 rating available from IIHS.


Consumer Reports names Audi 'Best Brand'
Consumer Reports magazine ranks Audi as the best overall brand in the 2016 Car Brand Report Card
The Car Brand Report Card is based on a brand's road-test performance, reliability, safety performance and active safety aids, and owner satisfaction