The great overview – you navigate by to the destination the satellite view and 3D photos. With Google Earth™, you will see the lay of the land in your display. Including terrain information, street names, and businesses. And: The system accesses the images of the route in advance – your selected route is displayed in the navigation view in real-time.
Why is the option "Google Earth" greyed out when choosing the map view?
Google Earth™ is only available after the complete system start-up. Google Earth™ can be pre-selected, but the satellite display is not yet visible (indicated by a greyed "Google" in the status line). After fully initialising the system, the display will automatically change to Google Earth™. The progress of initialising the Google Earth™ map is indicated by the "filling" of the Google icon in the status line. When Google Earth™ is fully loaded, this is indicated by the white colour of the icon.
Why does the display of 3D images change to the 2D view when going through a tunnel?
When passing through a tunnel, the satellite signals are either weak or not at all receivable, which is why the navigation automatically changes to the 2D view.
The specified fuel consumption and emission data have been determined according to the measurement procedures prescribed by law. Since 1st September 2017, certain new vehicles are already being type-approved according to the Worldwide Harmonized Light Vehicles Test Procedure (WLTP), a more realistic test procedure for measuring fuel consumption and CO2 emissions. Starting on September 1st 2018, the New European Driving Cycle (NEDC) will be replaced by the WLTP in stages. Owing to the more realistic test conditions, the fuel consumption and CO2 emissions measured according to the WLTP will, in many cases, be higher than those measured according to the NEDC. Therefore, the usage of CO2 emission values measured according to WLTP for vehicle taxation from 1st September 2018 on can cause changes in this regard as well. For further information on the differences between the WLTP and NEDC, please visit www.audi.de/wltp.
We are currently still required by law to state the NEDC figures. In the case of new vehicles which have been type-approved according to the WLTP, the NEDC figures are derived from the WLTP data. It is possible to specify the WLTP figures voluntarily in addition until such times as this is required by law. In cases where the NEDC figures are specified as value ranges, these do not refer to a particular individual vehicle and do not constitute part of the sales offering. They are intended exclusively as a means of comparison between different vehicle types. Additional equipment and accessories (e.g. add-on parts, different tyre formats, etc.) may change the relevant vehicle parameters, such as weight, rolling resistance and aerodynamics, and, in conjunction with weather and traffic conditions and individual driving style, may affect fuel consumption, electrical power consumption, CO2 emissions and the performance figures for the vehicle. Further information on official fuel consumption figures and the official specific CO₂ emissions of new passenger cars can be found in the guide “Information on the fuel consumption, CO₂ emissions and electricity consumption of new cars”, which is available free of charge at all sales dealerships and from DAT Deutsche Automobil Treuhand GmbH, Hellmuth-Hirth-Strasse 1, 73760 Ostfildern-Scharnhausen, Germany (www.dat.de).