2020 Audi E-tron
Audi released its very first volume EV this year in the type of the 2019 E-tron SUV, which is currently winning a lot of distinctions.
When launching their very first EVs, each “heritage” carmaker approaches the job in a way that is implied to line up with their core equities. Audi has actually therefore chosen to benefit a sort of accurate, technical gravitas. The car and all of its systems feature the brand name’s endemic pureness: tidy exterior and interior style, quality however controlled products, LCD-forward haptic chauffeur user interfaces (3 screens!) usually unmarred by picky buttons.
Now the car manufacturer is hard at work establishing a quicker, performance-oriented model that might get here by the end of the year, suggesting we will likely see it as a 2020 model.
2020 Audi E-tron Spy Shots
Several e-tron models were just recently found at the Nürburgring and on a few of the German racetrack’s surrounding roadways. They might appear like basic E-trons however if you peer a little closer you’ll see some changes that mean these being for an efficiency offering.
A little bigger consumptions at the flanks of the front fascia exist to feed more cool air to the brakes, which are likewise bigger than on the basic E-tron. In addition, the wheels and tires are larger than on the basic E-tron, as they appear to practically fill the wheelarches on the models. Lastly, we likewise identify a new diffuser style at the back.
2020 Audi E-tron Engine
The basic E-tron features a single electrical motor at each axle for an optimum 400 horse power and 490 pound-feet of torque. Nevertheless, the initial principle displayed in 2015 to sneak peek the E-tron included a 3-motor setup with a set of electrical motors at the rear axle. In the principle, peak output was 496 hp and 590 lb-ft. Like the production E-tron, the idea likewise had a 95-kilowatt-hour battery.
It’s possible, the 3-motor setup is what’s being evaluated here. Audi might call the performance-oriented model an E-tron S, which would fall in line with its efficiency classification utilized throughout its lineup.
Audi declared efficiency quotes of 0-60 miles per hour in under 4.5 seconds and a governed leading speed of 130 miles per hour for its principle. The basic E-tron will run to 60 miles per hour in 5.5 seconds, which fasts however much slower than the competing Tesla Model X.
The 3-motor setup must likewise offer an increase to the handling of the e-tron by means of exceptionally flexible torque vectoring.
Audi will likewise introduce an E-tron Sportback later on this year, and this model must likewise get the efficiency treatment eventually. And towards completion of 2020, the Audi Sport department will truly show up the heat with the launch of an E-tron GT incredibly sedan. This model will be a twin under the skin with the upcoming Porsche Taycan.