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Hanoi (VNA) – Carmaker Audi Vietnam handed over the first batch of 131 cars to the National Committee on APEC 2017 on April 11, while the rest 186 others are scheduled to be delivered to the committee in July.

As asked by the committee, Audi, which has been chosen as the major car sponsor of APEC 2017, will also provide additional 72 Audi cars to serve the event.

According to the brand, the cars are imported into Vietnam via Ho Chi Minh City’s port and are transported to Hanoi by trucks and train.

The limited editions of Audi to be used at the event include Audi A4 2.0 TFSI, A6 1.8 TFSI, Q7 2.0 TSFI quattro and the newly introduced A5 Sportback 2.0 TFSI quattro and Q5 TFSI quattro.

Special options for the cars have been carefully chosen by the National Committee on APEC 2017.

Audi Vietnam provided training for 600 drivers from Vietnam’s security force. The first group of 300 drivers took a course in Hanoi from March 27-April 1 and the rest was trained from April 3-8 in Bac Giang.

Many activities and events are scheduled to take place in Vietnam as it is hosting the APEC Year 2017 under the theme “Creating new dynamism, fostering a shared future.”


The APEC forum includes 21 members - Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, China, Hong Kong (China), Indonesia, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Peru, the Philippines, Russia, Singapore, Chinese Taipei, Thailand, the US and Vietnam.-VNA