Audi Type C
|Audi Type C|
|Manufacturer||Audi Automobilwerke GmbH Zwickau|
|Also called||Audi 14 / 35|
|Engine||3560 cc 4 cylinder|
|Successor||Audi Type K|
The Audi Type C was introduced in 1912. It became popular with the German people and Army, being brought back into production for a couple of years after the war. Its performance, handling and reliability along with rally successes greatly raised Audi's profile, and the Type C was a commercial success. 1,116 cars were produced.
From 1912 through to 1914, the Audi Type C completed the Austrian Alpine Rally, winning in these three successive years. The Austrian Alpine Rally was one of the most competitive motorsport endurance races of the era.
- Oswald, Werner (2001). Deutsche Autos 1920-1945, Band (vol) 2 (in German). Motorbuch Verlag. ISBN 3-613-02170-6.
- Oswald, p 41
- "Audi Type C 14/35 hp < Iconic cars < Audi Heritage < Audi innovation < Audi UK". Audi.co.uk. Retrieved 2011-09-18.
- Oswald, p 45
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