He declined to reveal specifics of the deal, but did say Audi of America will promote the movie with ads in the U.S.
Robert Downey Jr. stars as the Marvel Comics character Tony Stark, a billionaire playboy industrialist and superhero. He drives a sexy Audi R8 in the film; the R8 can also be seen in the trailer. His secretary, played by Gwyneth Paltrow, drives an A5.
The film, which arrives in theaters May 2, also shows off Audi's Q7 SUV, Mr. Berkov said. -- Jean Halliday