Auto Union

1939 Auto Union Type D twin-supercharger race car

Could The Volkswagen Group Be Rebranded The Auto Union?

With the Volkswagen Group currently controlling almost a dozen brands, including the likes of Audi, Bentley, Bugatti, Ducati, Lamborghini and Porsche, there are rumblings the auto giant may rebrand itself the Auto Union, a German automaker founded in the 1930s when four separate brands came under... read more

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1939 Auto Union Type D twin-supercharger race car

Audi Recovers Missing 1939 Auto Union Type D

Well advanced compared to their competition, the Grand Prix cars launched in the early 1930s by Mercedes-Benz and Auto Union, nicknamed the “Silver Arrows”... read more August 10, 2012 by

A Silver Arrow Grand Prix car

Silver Arrows To Run At The 2012 Goodwood Festival Of Speed

In 1934, Mercedes-Benz and Auto Union introduced Grand Prix race cars that were quite literally decades ahead of the competition. With development subsidized by the German... read more February 9, 2012 by

Audi's new logo

Audi Updates Logo Ahead Of Auto Union Revival

Audi’s interlocking-ring logo has weathered the years, hardly changing since the formation of the original Auto Union in 1932. With Volkswagen and Porsche's recent tie-up... read more August 27, 2009 by


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