At the Los Angeles Auto Show in November 2014, Audi presented the concept of a large four-door coupe Prologue(forerunner of the serial A9) in length 5100 mm. According to the manufacturer, the prototype is to demonstrate the direction that will develop the design of future models of the company.
At the moment it is known that the basis for Audi Prologue Concept laid down modular chassis MLB, which later built the next generation A8 sedan. In addition, the car equipped with laser lights, evolutionary branded grille and a fully electronic instrument panel.
More detailed information about the project is not reported. According to preliminary information, the appearance of the production version of the Audi A9 is scheduled for 2017, and it will become a competitor Porsche Panamera 2 generation.
It is also reported that the appearance of the concept worked Prologue new chief designer of the company Marc Lichte, “pen” belong to the past exteriors Volkswagen Passat B8 and Golf 7. In mid-October, the manufacturer issued a teaser of the prototype on which the car can be seen only from above.