All-electric Audi e-tron Sportback concept teased for Shanghai auto show

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The Shanghai auto show is shaping up to be a showcase for all the green cars and concepts that were absent from last week's New York auto show. Among them is a concept for a "four-door coupe" version of the Audi e-tron all-electric SUV that'll go into production sometime next year. The Audi e-Tron Sportback Concept doesn't necessarily preview a. Shanghai Auto Show e-Tron Audi e-tron plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV

Audi e-tron Sportback Concept: full electic-car details, photos from Shanghai auto show

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Audi has injected a dash of sporting character and a look at the future of electric-vehicle design into its latest e-tron concept car, which made its debut at the 2017 Shanghai auto show. The Audi e-tron Sportback Concept previews a coupe-esque electric utility vehicle to come following the introduction of the brand's all-electric e-tron SUV. Shanghai Auto Show Audi e-tron plug-in cars

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Audi CEO pledges one electric (or electrified) car each year

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Audi is a little behind fellow German automaker BMW in the area of electrified autos, but it has a plan in place to address this shortcoming. Speaking during Audi’s annual general meeting in the automaker’s home of Ingolstadt, Germany, CEO Rupert Stadler outlined a plan to introduce at least one electric car per year starting from. Green Audi Q6 Future Cars e-Tron plug-in cars

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Audi e-tron Sportback, second electric car from automaker, to enter production in 2019

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Audi has confirmed what was seemingly already known: the e-tron Sportback concept is headed to production. The e-tron Sportback concept was revealed at the 2017 Shanghai auto show earlier this year and the production version will arrive in 2019 bearing the same name. Audi e-tron plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV

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Audi unveils Q8 sport concept with 48V mild hybrid system (mHEV); drive system coming to “many” Audi models

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At the 2017 Geneva International Motor Show, Audi is presenting the Audi Q8 sport concept, a new performance-oriented take on the Q8 concept study introduced at the 2017 Detroit Motor Show. In the future, this combination will be used in many Audi models.

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Audi ups A3 Sportback e-tron PHEV technology offerings for US MY2017; virtual cockpit

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For MY 2017, Audi has updated its A3 Sportback e-tron plug-in hybrid electric vehicle for the US with improved technology offerings such as the available Audi virtual cockpit and standard driver assistance systems including Audi pre sense front.

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Audi tells its dealers to get with the (electric-car) program

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As many electric-car buyers will tell you, franchised auto dealers can pose a large and tedious impediment to actually buying the plug-in car you want. Now Audi has told its. dealers e-Tron Audi e-tron plug-in cars dealershipsFrom salespeople with no knowledge of the cars to test vehicles that haven't been recharged and have little battery range left, the hurdles are numerous and frustrating.

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2nd Audi Autonomous Driving Cup

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Audi Electronic Venture GmbH ( AEV ), a fully owned Audi subsidiary, is holding the second Audi Autonomous Driving Cup from 22-24 March 2016. Eight university teams will take part in the competition at the Audi museum mobile in Ingolstadt. The 1:8 scale automated-drive Audi Q5 models will face a challenging circuit, with prize money of €10,000 awaiting the winners. Our engineers at Audi likewise use the ADTF development environment.

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Audi brings new plug-in hybrid car to Detroit

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As the North American International Auto Show finally gets under way, Audi is emphasising that its future is green with an all-road shooting brake plug-in hybrid concept. Latest News Green cars Hybrid cars Audi

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2015 Audi A3 TDI Diesel Sedan Unveiled At NY Auto Show

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The Volkswagen Audi Group is a master at filling niches, and another one is heading our way from early 2014. For the customer who wants the VW Jetta's sedan bodystyle and 2.0-liter diesel engine--but prefers the Audi A3's more upmarket image--Audi presents the 2015 A3 TDI Sedan. Unveiled at the 2013 New York Auto Show, the new Audi A3 Sedan is set

Germans Vs Tesla In High-End Electric Cars: Will Fast Charging Follow In Time?

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It stole much of the limelight from the other all-electric debut, the Audi e-tron Quattro Concept, a lightly disguised version of what will become the. Frankfurt Auto Show Future Cars Frankfurt Motor Show plug-in cars Fast Charging Audi Q6 Porsche Mission EArguably the most stunning car at this week's Frankfurt Motor Show was the Porsche Mission E, a low, sleek all-electric sport sedan that is likely to go into production within three or four years.

Audi A7 h-tron quattro 'Performance' Fuel-Cell Plug-In Car Unveiled At 2014 LA Auto Show

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ALSO SEE: 2016 Toyota Mirai Name For Fuel-Cell Sedan; Hydrogen Station Funds Coming For Northeast (Video) That''s where the Audi Hydrogen fuel-cell cars are only barely starting to enter showrooms, and at this early stage issues like cost and fueling infrastructure have taken precedent over more frivolous concerns. Like, for example, performance.

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2016 Audi A3 e-Tron Plug-In Hybrid: U.S. Arrival Now October

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By now, you'd be forgiven for thinking that the 2016 Audi A3 e-tron plug-in hybrid is missing in action. When Audi unveiled the U.S. version of its compact hatchback with a plug more than a year ago, at the New York Auto Show in April 2014, the planned arrival date was the summer of 2015. Plug-In Hybrids plug-in cars Audi A3 e-tron

Audi unveils h-tron quattro fuel cell SUV concept at Detroit; MLB evo platform

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In a demonstration of its ongoing development of advanced alternative powertrains, Audi unveiled the new h-tron quattro fuel cell concept vehicle at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS). kWh pack), which Audi presented in November 2014.

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Audi’s production electric e-tron quattro may set a new standard for vehicle handling; advanced vehicle dynamics control

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The production version of Audi’s battery electric e-tron quattro SUV ( earlier post ), due out in 2018, is an important vehicle for the brand, and especially for Audi of America, which is driving many of the requirements for the C-segment electric SUV. Audi quattro.

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One-Quarter Of All Audis To Be Electric In 10 Years, Company Says

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Audi expects that 25 percent of the cars it sells just 10 years hence will be either battery-electric or plug-in hybrid models. And it came directly from Scott Keogh, president of Audi of America, in front of a packed media audience at the Los Angeles Auto Show. DON'T MISS: Audi e-Tron Electric Car. It was an audacious statement, but there it was.

Audi Q2 small SUV debuts at Geneva, another utility vehicle for German luxury brand

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Audi unveiled a new smaller crossover at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show as it continues trying to fill every conceivable niche in the segment. The 2016 Audi Q2 is slightly smaller than the current Q3, and just one of many crossovers the company is planning. At this rate, Audi may run out of numbers. Geneva Motor Show Geneva Auto Show MQB Audi Q2

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Audi Confirms Electric R8 e-Tron, Also 280-Mile Family Electric Car In 2017

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The Audi R8 e-tron electric sports car has been cancelled and revived numerous times, but now it appears that not only will the e-tron enter production, it will also be the stepping stone to a more mainstream electric car. At this week''s 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show, Audi officials indicated that the carmaker is planning an all-electric family car

Audi A5 is third model to run on natural gas, for Europe only

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In Europe, though, the German luxury maker Audi remains committed to natural-gas powertrains. Geneva Motor Show natural gas CNG Geneva Auto Show alternative fuel vehiclesNew natural-gas passenger cars from major carmakers have disappeared from the U.S. Natural-gas options are available for large pickup trucks and vans but only exist for cars through aftermarket conversions offered by specialty firms.

Audi unveiling two new production plug-in hybrids in Shanghai, new prologue allroad PHEV show car

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Audi is introducing two new models with plug-in hybrid drive systems to the market in China in 2016, both of which are having their world premier at Auto Shanghai 2015: the Audi Q7 e-tron 2.0 TFSI quattro and the Audi A6 L e tron. Audi Q7 e-tron 2.0

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2015 Audi A3 e-Tron Confirmed At New York Auto Show

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It's confirmed: Audi will offer its A3 Sportback e-Tron plug-in hybrid in the U.S. The German automaker has confirmed the news (via Motor Authority) at the New York Auto Show, just a month after the production model was unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show. Externally similar to the regular A3 Sportback, it's under the skin where the e-Tron differs

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Audi Confirms V-6 Diesel For Plug-In Hybrid A8 Sedan

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Audi has revealed more details of its second major plug-in hybrid drivetrain, set to appear first in the upcoming Audi A8 e-tron luxury sedan. The German automaker has chosen to go down the diesel route with its larger plug-in hybrid setup, which Auto Express reveals will use a new 3.0-liter V-6 diesel. Until now, it hadn''t been clear whether Audi

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Audi To Show Electric Crossover Concept At 2014 Detroit Auto Show

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Audi will show a new crossover concept at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show in January. Nothing surprising there you might think--Audi has a crossover concept for just about every month of the year. But this one is a little different, as it wears a badge on its flank we''ve seen before: e-tron. That means the car--which currently has no name beyond "new

Audi partners with Alta Devices on thin-film solar cells in panoramic glass roofs; first prototype this year

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Audi and Alta Devices , a wholly-owned US subsidiary of the Chinese solar-cell specialist Hanergy, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Strategic Cooperation in thin film solar cell technology. —Audi Board of Management Member for Procurement Dr. Bernd Martens.

Volkswagen CrossBlue Coupe Concept Updated For LA Auto Show

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There''s a Lexus RX, the diesel Audi Q5, and we''re waiting on Mitsubishi''s Outlander plug-in hybrid. Volkswagen will preview one more at the upcoming Los Angeles Auto Show, in the form of an updated CrossBlue Coupe Concept. The choice of fuel-efficient crossovers is rather limited right now. but that''s about it. The original plug-in hybrid

2016 Chevy Volt Teased, 2016 Honda HR-V Details, Audi A7 Fuel-Cell Plug-In Car: Today's Car News

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We have staff on site at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show to bring you the latest green-car news, including more details on the 2016 Chevrolet Volt, the 2016 Honda HR-V, and the Audi A7 h-tron quattro, which combines elements of hydrogen fuel-cell and plug-in hybrid powertrains.

Audi TDI Diesel Engines: Honoring 25 Years Of Fuel Efficiency, Lower Emissions

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Audi launched its first TDI diesel model at the 1989 Frankfurt Auto Show. That car was the Audi 100 TDI, a 2.5-liter, five-cylinder customers haven''t had quite the range of diesel vehicles their European counterparts enjoy, but it''s still hard to believe that one of the biggest badges in diesel technology--TDI--is now a quarter-century old.

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Audi Sport Quattro Concept: Yet Another Plug-In Hybrid For Frankfurt

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The rumors were correct--Audi''s Sport Quattro Concept, due at the Frankfurt Auto Show next week, isn''t just a gas-guzzling V-8 but a plug-in hybrid concept. Okay, it''s actually both--at the heart of Audi''s latest concept, you''ll find a four-liter, twin-turbocharged gasoline V-8, with cylinder deactivation and stop-start technology.

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Audi's self-driving e-tron electric concepts: Aicon (Level 5) and Elaine (Level 4) at Frankfurt

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Audi was not absent from the theme. DON'T MISS: Audi confirms (again) 3 electric cars on the market. Frankfurt Auto Show Frankfurt Motor Show Autonomous cars plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) self-driving carsThe 2017 Frankfurt Motor Showed offered a very specific ethos this year: electric and self-driving cars. Many automakers used the bright lights and gleaming stands to reveal their interpretation of a future with all-electric and driverless vehicles.

Jaguar Land Rover's Future Electric-Car, Efficiency Concepts Previewed

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The coming Frankfurt Motor Show will see design studies by Audi and Porsche, possibly others, that point toward future all-electric. Frankfurt Auto Show Future Cars Frankfurt Motor Show plug-in carsWith European prestige-car makers scrambling to respond to the unexpected and disruptive arrival of electric-car company Tesla Motors, a host of luxury car brands have been showing off their electric concepts.

VW, Audi, Porsche Lay Out Plug-In Hybrid Plans: Paris Auto Show

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After a brisk run-through of new models from all of its many brands, Volkswagen Group closed last night's preview event before the Paris Auto Show with a few words on its plans for plug-in hybrids. Many companies are reducing their plans for electric vehicles," said VW Group chief Martin Winterkorn. "We We at Volkswagen don't have to do that; we

Audi unveils A6 L E-Tron at Auto China 2012

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The Auto China 2012 event is the setting for Audi to unveil an exciting new plug-in hybrid concept: the Audi A6 L E-Tron. Boasting a driving range of 50miles and specifically designed for the Chinese market, the A6 L E-Tron (pictured) is meant to show what a locally produced new energy vehicle from Audi may [.]. Audi Green cars Hybrid cars Latest news Audi A6 Audi A6 L E-Tron Auto China 2012 Beijing Motor Show

Tesla Model 3 Status, Audi Q6 Electric SUV, 2016 Mazda Miata Gas Mileage: Today's Car News

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Today, we check in on the Tesla Model 3 electric car and the Audi Q6 electric SUV "coupe," and report on the fuel-economy figures for the 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata sports car. Check out Chevrolet Volt deals, Google's near-purchase of Tesla, and the 2015 Shanghai Auto Show in our Week in Reverse feature and. All this and more on Green Car Reports. Today in Car News

2016 Audi Q7 Plug-In Hybrid, BMW Charging Blitz, 2015 Chevy Trax First Drive: Today's Car News

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Wrapping up the week, we''ve got details on the 2016 Audi Q7 e-tron diesel plug-in hybrid, a report on BMW''s upcoming charging infrastructure plans, and a first drive of the 2015 Chevrolet Trax. BMW promises a DC fast-charging station construction blitz, with details coming at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show in

2011 Frankfurt Auto Show: Audi A2 Electric Concept First Pics

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Audi has just unveiled its all-electric A2 Concept vehicle at the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show. Placed somewhere between its two-seat electric Urban Concept which we saw yesterday and its A3 hatchback, the four-seat concept is a direct competitor to BMW’s much-anticipated 2014 i3 electric car. With no doorhandles and LED lighting running the

Audi Unveils A6 L e-tron Plug-in Hybrid: 2012 Bejing Auto Show

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Earlier today, German automaker Audi unveiled the latest in its e-tron plug-in concept cars at the 2012 Beijing Auto Show. Based upon the A6 L, a highly-popular Chinese-only variant of the A6 sedan, the A6 L e-tron plug-in hybrid concept combines a 2.0-liter turbocharged, direct injected gasoline engine and a 70 kilowatt peak electric motor to

Audi A2 Electrifies Frankfurt Auto Show

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Audi A2 Concept: A Crossover for the Urban Driver. Audi is using this year’s International Motor Show in Frankfurt to showcase the Audi A2 Concept, a electric crossover for urban driving that the company says will give drivers “a peek into the future of electric mobility.”.

VW Diesel Scandal Deepens, Audi Q8 h-Tron Concept, Electric-Car Competition: Today's Car News

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Today, Volkswagen deepens the ongoing diesel scandal with confusing statements, the Audi Q8 h-Tron quattro hydrogen fuel-cell concept debuts at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show, and Renault-Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn welcomes new electric-car competitors.

Audi TT Offroad Concept: Plug-In Hybrid Crossover In Beijing Debut

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Audi''s TT may not be as distinctive as it once was, but still appeals to style-conscious consumers. Its popularity has led the company to suggest further TT-based models could be on the way--and the TT Offroad Concept shown at the Beijing Auto Show hints as a possible direction for the brand. It also hints at Audi''s continued focus on plug-in

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Euro Big 5 auto markets up 8.6% in April, SUVs continue to dominate; shift in segment shares

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In contrast to the top 5 brands, Audi, BMW, Mercedes, Fiat and Citroen reported solid growth figures, with Mercedes posting the highest growth in the top ten, achieving +20.2% As a result of the success of the new Q7, Audi was able to outsell Peugeot, and become the third best-selling brand in the SUV ranking. April’s big market share winners include three SUVs (Hyundai Tucson, Renault Kadjar and Mercedes GLC), one compact (Fiat Tipo) and the new Audi A4.

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