Discover the untold story of any Audi through our specialized Audi VIN decoding service.

How to Check Audi VIN Decoder?

The VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) for a Audi is a distinctive 17-character code exclusive to every Audi automobile. This identifier is not only unique to each vehicle but also encodes details about the vehicle’s model year, type, engine size, and additional characteristics, making it an essential tool for identification and information.

The VIN of a Audi can be located in various places on the car such as:

  1. On the dashboard on the driver’s side, which can be seen from outside through the windshield.
  2. The jamb of the driver’s side door.
  3. In the engine area, either on the firewall or the radiator support.
  4. On the car’s registration and title papers.

By following these steps, you can easily access a wealth of information about any Audi vehicle, ensuring a deeper understanding of its heritage and features.

Audi Models that can be checked by the VIN number.

This table highlights key models and generations in Audi history, illustrating the evolution of their vehicle lineup over the years.

Model Series Body Type First Introduced Generations (Introduction Year)
A1 Subcompact 2010 1st Gen: 2010–2018, 2nd Gen: 2018–present
A3 Compact 1996 1st Gen: 1996–2003, 2nd Gen: 2003–2013, 3rd Gen: 2012–2020, 4th Gen: 2020–present
A4 Compact Executive 1994 B5: 1994–2001, B6: 2000–2006, B7: 2004–2008, B8: 2008–2016, B9: 2015–present
A5 Coupe/



2007 1st Gen: 2007–2016, 2nd Gen: 2016–present
A6 Executive 1994 C4: 1994–1997, C5: 1997–2004, C6: 2004–2011, C7: 2011–2018, C8: 2018–present
A7 Executive Sportback 2010 1st Gen: 2010–2017, 2nd Gen: 2017–present
A8 Full-size Luxury 1994 D2: 1994–2002, D3: 2002–2009, D4: 2009–2017, D5: 2017–present
Q2 Subcompact SUV 2016 1st Gen: 2016–present
Q3 Compact SUV 2011 1st Gen: 2011–2018, 2nd Gen: 2018–present
Q5 Mid-size SUV 2008 1st Gen: 2008–2017, 2nd Gen: 2017–present
Q7 Full-size SUV 2005 1st Gen: 2005–2015, 2nd Gen: 2015–present
Q8 Full-size Luxury SUV 2018 1st Gen: 2018–present
TT Sports Car 1998 Mk1: 1998–2006, Mk2: 2006–2014, Mk3: 2014–present
R8 Sports Car 2006 1st Gen: 2006–2015, 2nd Gen: 2015–present

Audi’s RS (RennSport, meaning “Racing Sport”) models represent the high-performance versions of their standard models. These vehicles typically feature more powerful engines, enhanced performance characteristics, and sportier design elements.

RS Model Base Model First Introduced Generations (Introduction Year)
RS3 A3 2011 1st Gen: 2011–2015, 2nd Gen: 2015–present
RS4 A4 1999 B5: 1999–2001, B7: 2006–2008, B8: 2012–2015, B9: 2017–present
RS5 A5 2010 1st Gen: 2010–2017, 2nd Gen: 2017–present
RS6 A6 2002 C5: 2002–2004, C6: 2008–2010, C7: 2013–2018, C8: 2019–present
RS7 A7 2013 1st Gen: 2013–2018, 2nd Gen: 2019–present
RS Q3 Q3 2013 1st Gen: 2013–2018, 2nd Gen: 2019–present
RS Q8 Q8 2019 1st Gen: 2019–present
TT RS TT 2009 Mk2: 2009–2014, Mk3: 2016–present
RS2 Avant 80/90 Avant 1994 1994–1996 (Special model in collaboration with Porsche)

What you can get from checking your VIN of your Audi

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Mileage rollbacks
Mileage rollbacks

Mileage manipulation is a more widespread issue than you may realize. It not only results in overpaying for the vehicle but can also lead to significant repair expenses.

Recorded images
Recorded images

Understanding the vehicle's appearance in the past is crucial for gaining insights into its history and identifying any areas of damage or vulnerability.

Safety recalls
Safety recalls

Manufacturers usually issue safety recalls to address dangerous defects. Ensure that your vehicle does not have any such defects before driving it.

Ownership changes
Ownership changes

Understanding the number of previous owners a vehicle has had is important in determining its sales history. This information can provide insights into any potential underlying problems.

Theft records
Theft records

We thoroughly examine millions of records from both international and local law enforcement agencies to ensure that a vehicle has not been reported as stolen in any country.

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Car history report

Avoid costly problems by checking a car’s history. Just enter the VIN and get a full report.

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