2015 The new all-electric Audi R8 e-tron super car

October 7, 2014 at 10:38 pm

The German Audi carmaker has confirmed that Audi R8 model will be offered as an all-electric car, but the plug-in hybrid will also be available. According to the head of the technical development, Dr Ulrich Hackenberg, Audi R8 e-tron will be presented as an all-electric car with a range of 250 miles.

2015 New all-electric Audi R8 e-tron in red color pic

2015 New all-electric Audi R8 e-tron in red color pic

The first R8 e-tron concept was presented in 2009. Since then Audi team reached a big success, they increased the range from 215 km to approximately 450 km. This result let Audi R8 to rival other best popular electric vehicles like for example Tesla Model S electric sedan. The last report says that e-tron can put down 376 horsepower and approximately 500 pound feet of torque. The acceleration 60 miles time is 4.2 sec. It is possible that Audi R8 e-tron will work with Lamborghini Asterion LPI 910-4 powertrain.

2015 New impressive Audi R8 e-tron super car in blue color pic

2015 New impressive Audi R8 e-tron super car in blue color pic

The good look of Audi R8 e-tron will be combined with two elaborate powerful 140-kw electric motors, and 48.6 kilowatt-hour lithium-ion battery. Other technical details will be unveiled later when the e-tron production will be winded up. Like a lot of luxury sport cars, all-electric Audi R8 e-tron will be produced to order, for those who can afford it. No launch date for a production hasn’t been announced yet.

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