Posts Tagged Audi

Audi A6 L e-tron

2016 Audi A6 L e-tron Revealed

Introducing the China-only Audi A6 L e-tron. L = long wheelbase. Though a standard wheelbase A6 e-tron is expected to launch at some future point in the U.S., this long-wheelbase model is only for China. This is Audi’s first China-produced plug-in hybrid vehicle and it will be on display at…

1 month ago by Eric Loveday 2

Audi R8 e-tron

Wallpaper Wednesday: Audi R8 e-tron

Recently unveiled at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, the Audi R8 e-tron ups the ante in the 2-seat electric sports car segment.  Boasting up to 280 miles of range, the R8 e-tron stands in a class all by itself. For this week’s Wallpaper Wednesday post, we present the stunning R8…

2 months ago by Eric Loveday 2

Audi Q7 e-tron

Audi Q7 e-tron To Get Gas (Not Diesel) Engine In U.S. Spec

The Audi Q7 e-tron plug-in hybrid presented in Geneva is equipped with a 3.0-liter V6 turbo diesel and eight-speed tiptronic automatic transmission. As it turns out, such a configuration is scheduled only for Europe, while the US and China will get an Audi Q7 e-tron with a 2.0-liter turbocharged gasoline…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 9

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Comparo: BMW X5 xDrive40e Versus Audi Q7 e-tron

BMW just took the wrapping off of its newest X5 for the whole world to see; the BMW X5 xDrive40e, the very first plug-in hybrid X5. It’s truly remarkable, what BMW’s been able to do with this X5. With a 2.0 liter turbocharged four-cylinder and a synchronous electric motor, combining…

2 months ago by Inside EVs Staff 32

Audi R8 e-tron

Audi R8 e-tron Test Drive Review

Autocar is one of the first publications to test drive the 2015 Audi R8 e-tron prototype that was unveiled in Geneva. Audi increased power and battery pack energy, which finally makes the R8 e-tron ready for production in late 2015. Two electric motors with a total 340 kW and 920…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 13

Audi Q8

Audi Confirms 2018 Arrival Of 300-Mile All-Electric Q6 SUV

Today, at Audi’s annual press conference, engineering boss Dr. Ulrich Hackenberg revealed that the German automaker will use lessons learned from the electric R8 e-tron and apply them to “a large, family-friendly zero-emissions SUV in 2018,” according to Auto Express. This SUV, to be called the Audi Q8 e-tron (update:…

3 months ago by Eric Loveday 32