Audi AG, a Bavaria (Germany) based luxury automotive manufacturer is a wholly owned subsidiary of Volkswagen AG, the Germany automotive group. Volkswagen AG is one of the leading automotive companies in the global electric vehicle (EV) industry. Volkswagen has committed to an investment up to Euro 30 billion by 2023. It aims to sell 3 million electric vehicles by 2025 and launch up to 70 new EV models over the next 10 years.
With the launch of its electric vehicle ID. Family, VW is fast cementing a dominant position is to become the world’s largest electric vehicle manufacturer by 2028, with the automotive behemoth planning to manufacturer 22 million electric vehicles. The Audi all-electric e-tron portfolio includes:
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The All-Electric Audi Q4 Sportback e-tron
The Audi Q4 e-tron electric compact crossover SUV is also based on the Volkswagen MEB bespoke EV platform (the all-electric Volkswagen ID.4 uses the same platform). Production of the Q4 electric SUV commenced in March 2021 and the production Q4 e-tron version was unveiled in April 2021. However, the Q4 e-tron was first shown as a concept vehicle in 2019 at the Geneva Motor Show. The Q4 e-tron is available in the SUV and Sportback (hatchback) body styles.
The electric Q4 is perfect for families seeking a luxury emission-free electric vehicle (EV) that is both, practical for everyday commutes and also for longer day or weekend trips. The three rear seats have ample headroom and can comfortably fit three adults. The boot is a decent size (535 litres) and perfect for school and weekend gear! The interior quality is high and the driving experience is simply refined! The EV has two EV battery options (55 kWh and 82 kWh). Currently on the 55 kWh option is available in the UK.
The Audi Q4 e-tron is available to lease via e-zoomed at fantastic prices. Simply follow this link to enquire!
|At A Glance|
|EV Type:||Battery-Electric Vehicle (BEV)|
|Plug-In Car Grant (PiCG):||Not Available|
|Engine:||Electric (35 e-tron)|
|Available In UK:||Yes|
|Trims (4 Options)|
|Sport (from £42,825)|
|S line (from £44,925)|
|Edition 1 (from £49,020)|
|Vorsprung (from £56,525)|
|A high quality EV and good electric performance||Cheaper pure electric SUV are available|
|Interior quality and space good||Options increase purchase price significantly|
|Good looks and trendy||The electric range on the smaller battery is limited|
|EV Battery & Emissions|
|EV Battery Type:||Lithium-ion|
|EV Battery Capacity:||Available in two battery sizes (55 kWh and 82 kWh). Currently on the 55 kWh option is available in the UK|
|Charging:||100 kW Rapid Charging. On board charger: 7.2 kW|
|Charge Port:||Type 2|
|EV Cable Type:||Type 2|
|Tailpipe Emissions:||0g (CO2/km)|
|Battery Warranty:||8 years or 100,000 miles|
|Q4 Sportback 35 e-tron|
|EV Battery Capacity:||55 kWh|
|Pure Electric Range (WLTP):||198 miles|
|Electric Energy Consumption (kWh/100km):||17.1|
|Charging:||100 kW Rapid Charging (on board charger: 7.2kW AC)|
|Top Speed:||99 mph|
|0-62 mph:||9 seconds|
|Drive:||Rear-wheel drive (RWD)|
|Electric Motor (kW):||125|
|Max Power (PS):||170|
|Unladen Weight (kg):||1,895|
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