The Audi A1 got off to a slow start but the company has announced the 500,000th model has rolled off the assembly line in Brussels.

The Audi A1 got off to a slow start but the company has announced the 500,000th model has rolled off the assembly line in Brussels.

The 500,000th car featured a Misano red exterior and the S line package. It is destined for a customer in Germany who ordered the model with a 1.4-liter TFSI engine.

Besides announcing the production milestone, Audi revealed a number of stats about the car. According to their research, the top markets are Germany, the United Kingdom and France. The company also says 80% of buyers are new to the brand and 69% buy an A1 with a manual transmission.

 

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