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Audi reportedly becomes latest automaker pulling out of Detroit Auto Show

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Posted at 5:41 AM, May 11, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-11 13:34:54-04

Luxury carmaker Audi has become the latest to pull out of the 2018 North American International Auto Show, according to a report from Automotive News.

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Audi joins the likes of BMW, Mercedes-Benz and Porsche who announced they will not be part of the 2019 show.

In a statement to Automotive News, Audi said they have "had a long and successful history at NAIAS, debuting countless models that Audi customers enjoy today. For 2019, we have decided that we will not participate in NAIAS. We will continue to evaluate Auto Shows on a case by case basis relative to the timing of our product introductions and the value the show brings from a media and consumer perspective."