What is quattro?

quattro is the renowned all-wheel drive technology from Audi. Developed through Audi motorsport engineering, quattro is a cornerstone of Audi philosophy.

Today it brings safety, sportiness and performance to everyday driving.

Since the debut of the Audi quattro in 1980, Audi have sold more than five million cars with permanent all-wheel drive. And it is now available across the entire Audi range.


quattro - grip, whatever the conditions

quattro all-wheel drive, provides outstanding grip in extreme and every day conditions.

Ice and snow

Ice can make even familiar roads treacherous. quattro delivers power where it's needed, helping you stay safe.

Loose ground

Loose ground means the grip of each wheel can change in an instant. quattro makes sure you stay in control.

Wet surfaces

Slippery roads can cause loss of traction. quattro constantly analyses the grip of each wheel and the power they receive.