Video - Day 1 - Audi Q3 Trans China Tour 2011

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Day 1 - Audi Q3 Trans China Tour 2011

The wheels aren't yet turning. For now, the Audi Q3s are still sitting on the launching pad in the heart of Beijing -- the vibrant, noisy and dynamic centre of this big capital full of bright, sparkling lights. Early tomorrow, the starter will drop the green flag and the 20 samoa orange Q3s will set out on their 5700-kilometers trip across China. The task that lies ahead of them is not for the fainthearted and some drivers are beginning to feel a bit uneasy. Everyone knows that traffic here is a completely different kettle of fish than traffic at home in the western hemisphere. Whatever traffic regulations may -- or may not -- be in force, they are observed at best sporadically. Driving in Beijing means, first and foremost, a constant struggle to move up one or two cars in the perpetual traffic jams. Chinese artists like to work on a large scale and display it in the art district, 798. Perhaps this young man is afraid of the gigantic clay ape? The participants -- journalists from Germany, France, Austria, Luxembourg, Sweden, Singapore and the Middle East -- have spent the last two days in China, where they first visited Audi's latest, state-of-the-art production facility before flying to Beijing. On their trip from the airport to the central business district, the group passed historic sites and monuments as well as brand-new neighbourhoods with dramatic skylines. The pace of development here is breathtaking - entire urban districts have shot up overnight and are waiting ...



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