Christophorus has never been younger than it is today.
Some 270 billion e-mails are sent throughout the world every day. Around 2.5 billion people own a smartphone. Estimates suggest we’ll be downloading around 300 billion apps a year by 2020. What used to be inconceivable is now a matter of course: the smartphone has become our chat room, alarm clock, control center, GPS device, news channel, and movie theater all in one. You can take photos, make videos, go shopping, and play games with it. You can make—or break—your relationships over it. You occasionally even hear about young people making phone calls on it. I have a smartphone, therefore I am. But what does that tell us?
First of all, the Internet and smart devices are changing how we use media in fundamental and irreversible ways. Second, video and audio technology is developing dynamically. And third, the multitude of technical offers and possibilities has a direct impact on our leisure behavior—we create our own digital lifestyle. You’re holding the consequence in your hands—the most varied issue of Christophorus ever produced.
The new—and free—Christophorus app puts your
Our Christophorus website is also new—perfectly adapted to the device you’re using. This lets you view the videos, graphics, and photo series in an even better, clearer, and more enjoyable format. By the way, that also applies to our 9:11 Magazine,
Christophorus first appeared in 1952. That makes it one of the oldest customer magazines in the world. And it has never been younger than it is today.
Wherever you have come from, wherever you are going, our Christophorus will accompany you.
How to experience the world of
Step 1: Download the Christophorus app for
Step 2: Scan the cover of your Christophorus print magazine.
Step 3: The additional digital material will be downloaded automatically.
Step 4: Tap on the camera icon when finished.
Step 5: Scan the photos that feature a plus icon.
Christophorus ‒ The
Christophorus is the official magazine for
Named after the patron saint of travelers, the magazine provides interesting information about cars and automotive engineering, and offers an exclusive glimpse behind the scenes of the company.
Christophorus currently appears five times a year in German, English, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Chinese, Taiwanese Mandarin, Japanese, Korean, Dutch and Polish.
Selected articles will be published online successively every two weeks.
If you are interested in the