280-Mile Range Confirmed For e-tron (via Clean Technica) Originally published on Gas 2. Though it almost didn’t make it to market, the Audi R8 e-tron got a second chance…
Audi, continuing to tinker with green car technology, debuts in Geneva its latest e-tron, a plug-in hybrid version of its A3 hatchback.
Audi recently smoked a record at the demanding Nürburgring track in Germany, going 8 minutes, 9 seconds in a single lap in its R8 e-tron that will be coming to dealerships later this year.
Audi, in the continuing evolution of its e-tron green car strategy, unveils the A6 L, a luxury plug-in hybrid concept study focused on the Chinese market.
Luxury automaker Audi says its all-electric R8 e-tron,which accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 4.8 seconds. should start to hit roads in late 2012.
Audi has brought to the Paris Auto Show its latest e-tron electric vehicle concept – the Spyder, described as the study of an open sports car.
A fleet of electric Audis hits the streets of Munich, and a smartphone app is attempting to gather hard data on how the cars are changing driving behavior.