Audi e-tron will feature two body styles – Audi e-tron and Audi e-tron Sportback. Furthermore, it will offer Audi e-tron 50 and Audi e-tron 55. The Audi e-tron Sportback will be available in the e-tron 55 variant.
In terms of power and transmission, Audi e-tron 55 and the Audi e-tron Sportback 55 comes with a 95kW battery and have a range of 359-484 km (WLTP combined). Both these cars churn out 300 kW of power and 664 Nm of torque.
The Audi e-tron 50 draws power from a 71kW battery and has a range of 264-379 km (WLTP combined). The Audi e-tron 50 delivers 230 kW of power and 540 Nm of torque. It is capable of accelerating 0-100 kmph mark in just 6.8 seconds.
Audi e-tron features the platinum grey single-frame grille going till modern taillights, to give an era-defining design. The Audi e-trons four horizontal struts have been integrated in the standard LED headlights.
It also features quattro permanent all-wheel drive, Progressive Steering, Adaptive Air Suspension, 4 Zone Air Conditioner, Matrix LED Headlamps, 11kW AC Home Charger and capable of upto 150 kW DC charging.
Balbir Singh Dhillon, Head of Audi India, said, “We believe in India’s long-term goal of electric mobility and at the same time in giving an array of choices to our customers. It is with this belief that we have decided to launch the entire range of the Audi e-tron SUV in the form of two variants, along with the Audi e-tron Sportback 55.”
Dhillon added, “Between this trio, we aim to quickly get India’s most discerning first movers and early adopters plugged into our premium electric SUVs and subsequently usher in the new era of electric luxury mobility in the country.”
Globally the e-tron has emerged as a big success for Audi as it became one of Europe’s best-selling electric vehicles. In India, it is likely to lock horns with rivals like Mercedes-Benz EQC and Jaguar I-Pace.