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Audi opens new R&D center in Beijing

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Audi is strengthening its development capabilities in China with a significant broadening of its R&D scope in the region and an expansion of its local Audi China R&D team. The R&D facility will serve as a key innovation hub for the next generation of Audi technologies.

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Audi’s ultra-niche luxury coupe pickup EV

EV Central

This is Audi’s new Activesphere, a fully electric concept off-roader there to appeal to your sense of luxury go-anywhere adventuring, all in zero-emission silence. 2023 Audi Activesphere concept The 22-inch wheels have rather funky movable segments.

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Audi introduces R33 Blue Gasoline for factory fills in Germany

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Many new vehicles that leave the Audi plants in Germany are delivered with R33 fuel—a blend comprising one-third renewable components.

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Audi unveils Audi A6 Avant e-tron concept; long-range electric wagon based on PPE

Green Car Congress

As part of its 2022 Annual Media Conference, Audi is presenting the next model in its future electrically powered A6 Luxury Class: the Avant. Audi introduced the Audi A6 Sportback with an electric drive system almost a year ago at the Shanghai Auto Show in April 2021 ( earlier post ).

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Audi pledges to go all-electric by 2033

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From 2026, only all-electric Audi models to be introduced as another major auto marque joins the shift to EVs. The post Audi pledges to go all-electric by 2033 appeared first on The Driven. Electric Cars EV News Audi

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Audi designs urbansphere concept for Chinese megacities

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Audi has unveiled plans for the Audi urbansphere concept car. Designers and engineers initially created the Audi urbansphere for use in traffic-dense Chinese megacities, although the concept is also suitable for any other metropolitan center in the world.

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Audi presents PPE-based activesphere concept; electric drive quattro coupé with active back cargo bed

Green Car Congress

Audi has presented the activesphere crossover study with electric drive and quattro. The Audi activesphere features a drive system and suspension which make it equally adept on both on and off the road. It is being developed under Audi’s leadership together with Porsche AG.

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Audi wins lawsuit against NIO in Germany over ES6 and ES8 naming

CN EV Post

A German court has ruled that the NIO ES6 and ES8 sound too similar to Audi's existing S6 and S8 models. The post Audi wins lawsuit against NIO in Germany over ES6 and ES8 naming appeared first on CnEVPost. NIO Audi Lawsuit

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Audi Activesphere Concept Teased Again Before Its Debut on January 26

Electric Cars Report

Audi has announced the upcoming reveal of its final “Sphere” concept, the Audi Activesphere, on January 26. Electric Car News activesphere activesphere concept audi Audi activesphere Audi activesphere concept

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All Audi production sites will manufacture all-electric vehicles by 2029

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As of 2026, Audi will only launch all-electric models onto the global market, gradually phasing out production of its combustion models by 2033. Audi is building on its existing global production network to achieve this vision. Assembling the Audi e-tron GT at Böllinger Höfe.

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Video: Ken Block and the Audi S1 Hoonitron electrify Las Vegas

Electric Cars Report

US drift artist Ken Block releases his long-awaited Electrikhana video featuring the Audi S1 Hoonitron as one of the principal performers. Developed and assembled at Audi Sport in Neckarsulm, the all-electric prototype was styled by Audi Design taking cues from an Audi icon thrills viewers.

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Activesphere concept imagines a stylish electric Audi Allroad pickup

Green Car Reports

Audi has saved the most intriguing—and arguably, most American—of its four sphere concepts for last: an electric pickup. Well, sort of.

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Silvercar by Audi adds fully electric Audi e-tron Sportback to rental lineup

Electric Cars Report

Silvercar by Audi, Audi’s premium rental car service, has officially introduced the Audi e-tron Sportback to its premium fleet of rental cars. Electric Car News audi Audi E-Tron Audi e-tron Sportback e-tron e-tron Sportback Silvercar Silvercar by Audi

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2023 Audi Q8 e-tron revealed with more battery capacity and faster charging

Electric Cars Report

Audi entered the age of electromobility in 2018 with the e-tron. The introduction of the new Audi Q8 e-tron will build on the success story of this electric pioneer. Since then, the model has been setting standards in the electric luxury-class SUV segment.

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Audi Activesphere Concept is luxury crossover that turns into a pickup

Electric Cars Report

As the fourth model in the series, the Audi activesphere concept marks the culmination of sphere concept vehicles by the brand with the four rings. Electric Car News activesphere activesphere concept audi Audi activesphere Audi activesphere concept

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Audi to enter Formula 1 in 2026; developing new hybrid power unit

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From 2026, Audi will compete in the FIA Formula 1 World Championship with a specially developed power unit. The project will be based at Audi Sport’s facility in Neuburg near Ingolstadt. Showcar with Audi F1 launch livery. —Audi Sport Managing Director Julius Seebach.

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Audi introduces new CNG A3 Sportback

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Audi is adding a new member to its A3 family: the A3 Sportback 30 g-tron natural gas vehicle. Audi first introduced an A3 Sportback g-tron in 2014. Three CNG tanks arranged perpendicular to the direction of travel are located in the rear of the Audi A3 Sportback 30 g-tron.

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Audi activesphere crossover concept teased

Electric Cars Report

Audi activesphere concept – this is the name of the fourth model in the family of concept cars that Audi has been introducing since August 2021. Audi’s […] The post Audi activesphere crossover concept teased appeared first on Electric Cars Report.

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Audi RS Q e-tron scored 14 stage podiums at 2023 Dakar Rally

Electric Cars Report

Team Audi Sport shaped the 2023 Dakar Rally with innovation and performance right up to the end despite various setbacks. The Audi RS Q e-tron with its electric drive concept scored a total of 14 podium results on 15 event days including the prologue.

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Audi RS e-tron GT review: Driving the most powerful production Audi ever

EV Central

The new Audi RS e-tron GT is proof that if you’re going to enter a new era then you should do it with a bang. This long, low five-door super-coupe not only the most powerful Audi electric vehicle ever built, it’s the most powerful Audi production car of all time.

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Start of production for Audi Q4 e-tron in Zwickau

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Production of the Audi Q4 e-tron has finally started in Zwickau. The fully electric compact model is the first electric SUV to be produced by Audi in Germany. At the multi-brand plant in Zwickau, the Audi Q4 e-tron will be rolling off the same production line as the Volkswagen ID.4

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Audi switching from truck to rail for battery delivery

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Components for the production of batteries at Audi’s Brussels plant will no longer be delivered by truck from Hungary, but by rail with DB Cargo. The move will significantly reduce Audi’s carbon emissions and also save money. —Dieter Braun, Head of Supply Chain at Audi AG.

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Audi activesphere concept goes official

EV Specifications

Following on from the Audi skysphere roadster in 2021, and both the Audi grandsphere sedan, and the Audi urbansphere space concept in April 2022, a four-door crossover coupé with an astonishingly versatile body design is now making its debut.

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Audi adds new RWD variant to Q4 e-tron family

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Audi of America’s Q4 e-tron family welcomes a new rear-wheel drive variant: the Q4 40 e-tron. Audi e-tron group shot. 2023 Audi Q4 e-tron. cubic feet of storage with the rear seatbacks lowered, comparable to that of the best-selling Audi Q5.

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Audi unveiled new 2 in 1 concept electric car Skysphere

Electric Vehicles India

Audi unveiled new 2 in 1 concept electric car Skysphere. The Audi has unveiled a new concept electric car called Skysphere which is powered by a two-door convertible with Level 4 autonomous driving technology. Audi electric car Skysphere. Audi (@AudiOfficial) August 10, 2021.

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Brussels plant kicks off production for the new Audi Q8 e-tron

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The first Audi Q8 e-tron drove off the production line at the Brussels plant yesterday, 14 December, marking the beginning of an era for the new top model in Audi’s electric SUV range. The plant has been a model for sustainable production since the production of the Audi e-tron began.

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New Audi charging service available in 27 European countries

Electric Cars Report

The new Audi charging service ensures drivers of the brand with the four rings can charge conveniently and reliably almost anywhere in Europe. Electric Car News audi Audi Charging service Audi e-tron Charging Service e-tron Charging Service EV Charging ionity

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Audi electric off-road SUV might share Scout EV bones

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Audi is considering an electric off-road electric SUV that would use the platform from parent Volkswagen Group's planned Scout EV brand, according to an Autocar report.

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Audi and Krajete developing direct air capture technologies for CO2

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AUDI AG and the Austria-based green tech company Krajete GmbH are jointly developing new technologies for filtering emissions from ambient air. In doing so, Krajete GmbH and AUDI AG want to facilitate breakthroughs in the necessary applications. As a next step to the existing large-scale plant in Linz, AUDI AG is currently looking into the possibility of using sources with higher concentrations of CO 2 and filtering additional emissions such as nitrogen oxides.

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Audi and partners piloting project to turn faulty car glass into new windowpanes for the Audi Q4 e-tron

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This is where Audi and its partner companies Reiling Glas Recycling, Saint-Gobain Glass, and Saint-Gobain Sekurit are now doing pioneering work as part of a joint pilot project. The target for the pilot project with Audi is about 40 tons of recycled car glass.

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Audi defeats NIO in court over electric vehicle naming scheme

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Audi took Chinese EV maker NIO to court and won over the naming of its electric vehicles. The Munich Regional Court ruled that the name of NIO’s EV models were too similar and could be confused with an electric Audi.

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Audi activesphere crossover coupe concept unveiling set for January 26

Electric Cars Report

Audi is about to introduce the next member of a family of four concept cars: the Audi activesphere concept. The Audi activesphere concept provides ultimate freedom and is the perfect companion for ambitious outdoor adventures.

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Audi vehicles with the MIB 3 infotainment system will be holoride-capable from June 2022

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From June 2022, Audi models with the latest upgrade of the modular infotainment toolkit (MIB 3) will be holoride-capable. Concretely, this means: Audi A4, A5, A6, A7, A8, Audi Q5, Q7, Q8, Audi e-tron and Audi e-tron GT quattro1.

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Audi introduces Q8 e-tron; improved efficiency and range; base price in Germany €74,400

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Audi introduced its flagship electric SUV e-tron in 2018. Audi SQ8 Sportback e-tron quattro, Audi Q8 e-tron quattro. With their two motors, the Audi Q8 55 e-tron and Audi Q8 Sportback 55 e-tron generate 300 kW in boost mode and 664 N·m of torque.

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Audi focuses on E-Tron, cuts A8 production at German facility

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Audi will cut production of their flagship A8 luxury sedan and, in turn, will increase Audi E-Tron production. The Audi E-Tron has quickly become one of the brand’s most popular nameplates, easily surpassing lackadaisical Audi A8 sales. News Audi Audi e-tron Featured

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Audi to add Q5 PHEV in Australia mid-2023

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Audi is re-introducing a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) to its Australian line-up from mid-2023 in the form of the Q5 55 TFSI e luxury medium SUV. 2023 Audi Q5 55 TFSI e. 2023 Audi Q5 55 TFSI e interior. 2023 Audi Q5 55 TFSI e PHEV tech. 2023 Audi Q5 55 TFSI e.

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Audi activesphere concept

EV Specifications

Audi activesphere concept – this is the name of the fourth model in the family of concept cars that Audi has been introducing since August 2021.

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Review: 2024 Audi Q8 E-Tron feels friskier, goes farther

Green Car Reports

The Audi E-Tron SUV and Sportback were among the first fully electric SUVs of their kind. Just a week ago we were able to drive some of the revamped model line, renamed the 2024 Audi Q8 E-Tron SUV and Sportback, with a fitting backdrop: one of the newest, most dynamic

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Audi provides behind the scenes look at its S1 e-tron quattro Hoonitron

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Audi provided a behind-the-scenes look at its S1 e-tron quattro Hoonitron designed for Ken Block’s first Electrikhana video on Friday. In August, the Audi S1 e-tron quattro Hoonitron made its U.S. News Audi Audi S1 e-tron quattro Hoonitron EVs Featured Ken Block

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2023 Audi Q4 e-tron and Q4 Sportback e-tron models now on sale in the U.S.

Electric Cars Report

Audi of America announced that the anticipated on sale date for the 2023 Q4 e-tron portfolio has arrived. The Q4 e-tron […] The post 2023 Audi Q4 e-tron and Q4 Sportback e-tron models now on sale in the U.S.

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Audi Q4 e-tron officially launched in China to take on Tesla Model Y, NIO ES6

CN EV Post

The Audi Q4 e-tron is priced in China in the range of RMB 299,900 ($44,330) - RMB 377,100 and will compete with models including the Tesla Model Y and NIO ES6. The post Audi Q4 e-tron officially launched in China to take on Tesla Model Y, NIO ES6 appeared first on CnEVPost.

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Audi unveils 500 kW series-hybrid RS Q e-tron Dakar racer

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Just under a year after the initial concept idea, Audi Sport has started testing the new Audi RS Q e-tron series hybrid, with which Audi will tackle the Dakar Rally in January 2022. —Andreas Roos, responsible for the Dakar project at Audi Sport.

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Audi using augmented reality to increase efficiency in logistics planning

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Audi is using augmented reality (AR) to plan complex logistics processes. Audi uses the new generation of Microsoft’s HoloLens 2 device for this.

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