The company name is based on the Latin translation of the surname of the founder, August Horch.
“Horch”, meaning “listen” in German, becomes “audi” in Latin.
The four rings of the Audi logo each represent one of four car companies that banded together to create Audi’s predecessor company, Auto Union.
Where does the name Audi come from?
Is Audi A luxury?
Acura, BMW, Infiniti and Mercedes-Benz are known as luxury brands not because everything they make is luxurious, but because most of what they produce is high-quality and pleasing to the senses. Remove the Audi rings from an A6 or the three-pointed star from an E-Class and you still have a luxury car.
What does Nissan stand for?
Needs Imminent Salvage So Abandon Now. Miscellaneous » Unclassified. Rate it: NISSAN. Nihon Sangyo (which basically means “Japan Industry.”)