Audi details battery for 2019 e-tron electric SUV

Green Car Reports

When the Audi e-tron battery-electric SUV goes on sale next year, its 432 battery cells will drink from a 150-kw charging firehose–a rate quicker than the Jaguar I-Pace or a Tesla Model S. The high-energy battery pack, detailed by Audi in Berlin on Wednesday, has an apt, caffeinated analogy built right into its sandwich layer of lithium-ion

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Audi electric SUV to carry e-tron name (not Q6), a la first quattro

Green Car Reports

We've known for sometime that Audi will launch an all-electric utility vehicle in 2018, but there has been some confusion about what it will be called. It was widely believed that the SUV would carry the Q6 e-tron name, stemming from both its position in the Audi lineup and its use of an electrified powertrain. But now it appears the electric SUV. Future Cars Audi e-tron plug-in cars Q6

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Camera mirrors could add range to Audi e-tron electric SUV

Green Car Reports

Audi is pulling out all the efficiency stops on its upcoming electric e-tron SUV. In an electric SUV, that's It's currently slated to be the first production car to offer cameras in place of exterior rearview mirrors. Exterior mirrors have always been a bane to automotive engineers trying to improve efficiency (not to mention reduce wind noise.)

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2019 Audi e-tron electric SUV deliveries start in Europe this fall

Green Car Reports

The first member of Audi's forthcoming wave of electric cars is expected to start landing in European driveways this fall, possibly neck and neck with the Jaguar I-Pace. The all-electric Audi e-tron SUV will have dimensions similar to the Audi Q5 SUV and should offer enough charge from its 95-kilowatt-hour battery pack to drive roughly 300 miles.

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Ballard, Audi sign 3.5-year extension to long-term program for fuel cell cars; extension supports Audi through vehicle launch

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Ballard Power Systems signed a 3.5-year extension to its current Technology Solutions contract with Audi AG ( earlier post ), extending the HyMotion program to August 2022. The program will support Audi through its small series production launch.

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Audi unveils Q8 plug-in hybrid concept full-size SUV; production version in 2018

Green Car Congress

Audi presented the Audi Q8 concept at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) 2017. Combining the spaciousness of an SUV with the lines of a coupe, the Q8 concept features a plug-in hybrid powertrain. The Audi Q8 concept accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h (62.1

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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 e-tron vs Jaguar I-Pace vs Mercedes EQ: electric luxury SUVs compared

Green Car Reports

Audi e-tron plug-in cars I-PaceAfter sales of 150,000 or more electric luxury cars from Tesla Motors over four years, the first major wave of long-range electric cars from established luxury automakers is now on the way. So far, it seems the first of these vehicles will not be sedans that compete with the Tesla Model S, but crossovers apparently targeting the Silicon Valley.

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Audi targeting sales of 800,000 BEVs and PHEVs in 2025

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Audi aims to sell approximately 800,000 fully electric cars and plug-in hybrids in the year 2025. At today’s Annual General Meeting of Audi AG, the Board of Management is presenting the updated “Audi.Vorsprung.2025.” —Rupert Stadler, Chairman of the Board of Management of Audi AG.

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Audi unmasks Q8 concept in Detroit

Green Cars News

Audi has taken the covers off its eagerly awaited Q8 SUV Coupe concept at the Detroit Motor Show. Audi Q8The show car gives us an idea of what we can expect.

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Audi e-tron electric SUV appears in camouflage at Geneva show, on city roads

Green Car Reports

The Geneva auto show was expected to offer the first head-to-head comparison between the first two all-electric SUVs models from European luxury brands, both starting deliveries later this year. The 2019 Jaguar I-Pace did indeed debut last Friday, before media days at the show, but the 2019 Audi e-tron didn't.

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Second generation Audi Q5 arrives at Paris Motor Show

Green Cars News

It’s not easy to design a successor to what, for many years, was the best-selling SUV in its class but it looks like Audi has done just that. Audi Q5 Paris Motor Show SUV

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Audi bringing Q3 compact SUV to US in Fall 2014

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The new 2015 Audi Q3 compact SUV will arrive in the US in the Fall of 2014, joining the Q5 and Q7. The Q3 will make its US debut at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit next week; Audi originally unveiled the Q3 in April 2011. The Audi Q3 will initially be powered by a 200 hp (149 kW) 2.0-liter TFSI gasoline engine mated with a six-speed Tiptronic transmission. Front wheel drive is standard, Audi quattro permanent all-wheel drive is available.

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Audi and Works Council strike agreement; two new electric SUVs to be built at Ingolstadt from 2021

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In a significant step toward getting its new EVs into production, Audi management and the Audi Works Council have come to an agreement extending job security until the end of 2025. The deal covers the entire workforce of Audi AG. General Works Council Chairman Peter Mosch and Audi CEO Rupert Stadler also announced that two all-electric SUV models are to be built at the Ingolstadt site from 2021.

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Buybacks coming for Audi Q7 TDI diesel SUVs: German report

Green Car Reports

It covers only VW and Audi TDI models with 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engines, sold in the U.S. The Volkswagen diesel settlement approved by a federal judge earlier this week does not address all of the company's cars fitted with illegal "defeat device" software. from model years 2009 through 2015. It's good news for the 475,000 owners of those. TDI VW Group Cayenne Diesel Touareg TDI Q7 TDI A6 TDI A7 TDI A8 TDI Q5 TDI Volkswagen diesel scandal

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SUV Hybrid In Hiding: Audi Q5

Hybrid SUV Blog

Playing to a Niche Market: 2012 Audi Q5 Hybrid. That doesn’t seem to be the case with the 2012 Audi Q5 Hybrid. Specifically, the Audi Q5 Hybrid is the choice if you are in the market for a luxury compact SUV that was a bit more eco-friendly.

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Tesla-Targeting Audi e-tron quattro Electric SUV Concept Teased Ahead Of Frankfurt

Green Car Reports

Audi will build an all-electric version of its upcoming Q6 SUV "coupe," which will be previewed at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show next month. We now know the concept will be called the Audi e-tron quattro, and--thanks to teaser images released by the carmaker--we have a rough idea of what it will look like. Frankfurt Motor Show plug-in cars Audi Q6

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Audi Electric SUV To Target Tesla With LG Chem, Samsung Cells

Green Car Reports

This much we know: a concept for the future Audi Q6 "coupe" SUV will be shown at next month's Frankfurt Motor Show in Germany. DON'T MISS: Audi Q6. lithium-ion battery pack plug-in cars lg-chem Samsung Audi Q6We also know an all-electric Q6 e-tron version will target the Tesla Model X, though more conventional Q6 versions with gasoline, diesel, and possibly plug-in hybrid powertrains will be sold as well.

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Audi to launch new sporty SUV with electric drive in 2018

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As part of its expansion of its SUV range, Audi will launch a “sporty SUV with electric drive” in 2018. In addition, Audi will begin production of the Audi Q1 in 2016 and add the new Audi Q8 at the top end of the SUV family in 2019. Overall, Audi plans to expand its model range from today’s 52 to 60 automobiles in 2020.

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Audi Q7 e-Tron 3.0 TDI Quattro: First Drive Of Diesel Plug-In Hybrid SUV

Green Car Reports

Last week may not have been the ideal time for Audi to show off its second plug-in hybrid vehicle, since its Q7 e-tron SUV is powered by a 3.0-liter V-6 turbodiesel engine. Plug-In Hybrids Future Cars Diesel hybrid plug-in cars Audi Q7 e-tronWith the Volkswagen diesel emission scandal now entering its third month—and no resolution apparent—the awkwardness of demonstrating a diesel plug-in hybrid was.

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Audi introducing 2nd-gen Q7 SUV at NAIAS; e-tron quattro diesel PHEV model; 2nd gen MLB

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Audi will present the new second-generation Audi Q7 at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit in January. Dr. Ulrich Hackenberg, Audi Board Member for Technical Development. The Audi Q7 e-tron quattro all-wheel drive diesel plug-in hybrid will consume just 1.7

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Audi Q6 e-Tron All-Electric 'Coupe SUV' Confirmed For 2018

Green Car Reports

Over the next few years, the German luxury establishment--including Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, and Porsche--is expected to launch a barrage of electric car models in a belated attempt to take on startup Tesla Motors. For some time, it's been understood that one of those models will be an all-electric SUV from Audi. plug-in cars Audi Q6

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

Green Car Reports

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 launches fuel efficient engine for SUV

Green Cars News

The new Audi Q7 SUV will benefit from a new 3.0litre diesel engine that offers remarkable fuel consumption figures. Tags: Audi Green cars Latest news Audi Q7 Audi Q7 SUV new Audi engine new Audi Q7 The 3.0l TDI offers 204hp while consuming just 32.7mpg with CO2 emissions at a mere 189g/km. The figures are partly prompted by the fact the 3.0l V6 weighs less than 441lbs and features a number of [.].

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Audi Q4 SUV set for 2019 launch

Green Cars News

Audi has been busy with its SUV range recently. We’ve had the new Q2, the Q5 has had a facelift, while the Q6 and flagship Q8 have recently been annou

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Charging the Audi e-tron; 248.5 miles in the WLTP cycle

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The production version of the Audi e-tron prototype is the first car on the market that can charge at charging stations with up to 150 kW. Audi e-tron prototype in Berlin. Audi will offer various solutions for charging at home.

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Audi introduces Q7 e-tron quattro diesel PHEV SUV at Geneva; 138 mpg US

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Audi introduced the Q7 e-tron quattro plug-in hybrid ( earlier post ) at the Geneva show. tron quattro is Audi’s second vehicle featuring a plug?in kWh, liquid-cooled lithium-ion battery pack, the large SUV covers up to 56 kilometers (34.8 in hybrid vehicles, the Audi Q7 e?tron

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Audi: upcoming battery-electric SUV to use LG Chem and Samsung SDI cell modules; 311-mile range

Green Car Congress

Audi announced that it will develop the battery for a purely electrically powered sport utility vehicle on the basis of battery cell modules from the South Korean suppliers LG Chem and Samsung SDI. The two Audi partners plan to invest in the cell technology in Europe and will supply the Ingolstadt-based car producer from their European plants. The new technology will give drivers of the Audi sport utility vehicle a range of more than 500 kilometers (311 miles).

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Smaller Bentley SUV might be all-electric, competing with Audi, Jaguar, Mercedes

Green Car Reports

Audi, Jaguar, and Mercedes-Benz will each launch a new all-electric SUV within the next two years. The Tesla Model S may have upended the luxury-car establishment, but it's the Silicon Valley automaker's Model X crossover that most traditional luxury brands now seem to be targeting. And those pricey electric cars may soon be joined be a somewhat. Future Cars plug-in cars

2017 68

Regulators approve updates to some Audi, VW, Porsche 3.0-liter diesel SUVs

Green Car Reports

State and federal environmental regulators announced Monday they had approved modifications to illegally polluting Volkswagen, Audi, and Porsche SUVs fitted with VW Group's 3.0-liter V-6 TDI turbodiesel engine The EPA and California Air Resources Board sent a letter Friday to VW announcing the approved modifications for the 3.0-liter TDI models.

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2017 Audi Q7 now available with 2.0-liter TFSI turbo-charged four-cylinder engine; lower entry point to premium SUV

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Audi of America is offering a new 2.0-liter TFSI four-cylinder engine on 2017 Audi Q7 models. TFSI, Audi is creating a value proposition that makes entry into the luxury full-size SUV more accessible. Standard Audi pre sense city, an automatic emergency braking system, can detect stationary vehicles and pedestrians and if necessary, initiating full braking at speeds of up to 52 mph when a potential collision is detected.

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Audi: e-tron prototype drag coefficient of 0.28 contributes to 400 km range; virtual mirrors and dimples

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Audi’s e-tron prototype, the forerunner of its coming series-production battery-electric SUV, features a drag coefficient of 0.28—a —a top result in the SUV segment. mi) driving under everyday conditions, Audi says.

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Gas Mileage For Every 2013 SUV

Hybrid SUV Blog

Sport-utility vehicles (SUVs) are a good fit for these buyers, but often they come with poor gas mileage too. Using information from FuelEconomy.gov, we put together a list of the most fuel-efficient SUV models for 2013. Small SUV. Small SUV. Small SUV. Small SUV.

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Volkswagen T-Roc video teases new small SUV five months early

Green Car Reports

Sales of crossover utility vehicles—the ones that look like tough, capable, high-riding SUVs but actually sit on passenger-car underpinnings—continue to surge all over the world. Videos Future Cars VW Teaser MQB Audi Q2Carmakers are meeting the demand by adding new varieties (four-door coupe utility vehicle, anyone?) and smaller sizes. Volkswagen has big plans for the.

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SUV Hybrid In Hiding: Audi Q5

Hybrid SUV Blog

Playing to a Niche Market: 2012 Audi Q5 Hybrid. That doesn’t seem to be the case with the 2012 Audi Q5 Hybrid. Specifically, the Audi Q5 Hybrid is the choice if you are in the market for a luxury compact SUV that was a bit more eco-friendly.

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Prius Countdown, Audi Electric SUV, Leaf Battery Upgrades: The Week In Reverse (Video)

Green Car Reports

Is Audi serious about an electric SUV? What does Toyota plan for the fourth-generation Prius? Why was Tesla scolding those who used its Superchargers? And should you get a used Chevy Volt?

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Audi Q6 Electric 'SUV Coupe' Arrives In 2018 Or 2019: CEO

Green Car Reports

It's now clear that we'll see a slew of all-electric luxury vehicles with ranges of 200 miles or more from German makers Audi, BMW, and Mercedes-Benz starting in 2017 or 2018. Green Audi Q6 Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) Five-door coupe Future Cars plug-in carsWhat's less clear is whether those vehicles will be developed as electric cars from the ground up or whether they'll be adapted versions of gasoline models. The current BMW.

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Audi Electric SUV, 2016 Toyota Prius Spy Video, Tesla Stock Sale: Today's Car News

Green Car Reports

Today, Audi confirms the battery suppliers for its electric SUV, Tesla announces a stock sale, and the 2016 Toyota Prius gets caught testing on public roads once again. Audi's Tesla-targeting electric SUV will use battery cells from LG Chem and Samsung. Audi says it will have a range of more than 310 miles.

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Lamborghini confirms SUV, launch in 2018

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Lamborghini, a Volkswagen Group company, confirmed that a luxury SUV will join its product range as its third series model, with market introduction planned for 2018. This will be Lamborghini’s first SUV since the LM002, which was built between 1986 and 1993.

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Audi sets June sales record in US; strong SUV sales, up 29%; A3 PHEV 2% of US 1H sales

Green Car Congress

Audi of America reported that its June 2016 sales increased 1% to 18,445 vehicles, the brand’s 66 th consecutive monthly sales record in the US. The previous June record was set in 2015 with 18,262 Audi vehicles sold. Through the first six months of 2016, Audi US sales have risen 3.5% Audi sold more vehicles in the US during the first six months of 2016 than in any full year prior to 2010. Demand for Audi SUVs bolstered June sales with a 29% increase over June 2015.

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