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Re: Book Info Wanted
>Minor correction: "Audi" (as in audio) and "Horch" (as in hear) both mean
You're quite right, of course. August Horch left the original Horch company
in Zwickau in the summer of 1909, after some disagreements including the
flop of the six-cylinder 50/60. Almost right next door, he formed August
Horch Automobilwerk, but changed it to Audi after a legal confrontation with
the original Horch, upset about a rival with the same name!
>Audi has changed its corporate title from "Audi NSU Auto Untion AG" to
>just "Audi AG" a couple of years ago.
Unfortunately, I think. Audi NSU Auto Union always made me feel like I was
driving a part of the company's rich 93-year history. I'm not sure when the
change was; my '84 4000 manual goes with the old name, and my '93 S4 has the
shorter version. I no longer have the '87 Quattro to check there.
C. Brent Morton
The University of Western Ontario internet: email@example.com
London, Ontario, Canada firstname.lastname@example.org