Crossover Audi Q3 new generation received an electric version

January 16, 2017 at 8:26 pm

Compact SUV Audi Q3 new generation, which world premiere will take place in the autumn of 2017 at the Frankfurt Motor Show, will get a fully electric modification. According to the publication Auto Express, citing its own sources in the leadership of the German brand, in 2018 a hybrid version of the new crossover Audi Q3 will appear on the market, and a year later the company will start selling an electric car.

2018 Updated Audi Q3 pic

2018 Updated Audi Q3 pic

Currently, information on the technical equipment of electric vehicle Audi Q3 EV / E-Tron is kept in the strictest confidence. It is assumed that a hybrid version of the crossover will get a 1.4 TSI engine and an electric motor. In turn, the electric SUV Audi Q3 EV / E-Tron can get an equipment from the model Volkswagen e-Golf.

2018 Modernized Audi Q3 image

2018 Modernized Audi Q3 image

As previously reported, the next generation of Audi Q3 crossover will be built on a modular platform MQB of VW Group. The range of engines will include new 3.0- and 4.0-cylinder turbo engines paired with the 6-speed manual gearbox or an automatic transmission with double clutch. In addition, the customers will be offered a “charged” version Audi RS Q3. This car can get a 5-cylinder 2.5-liter engine providing 394 horsepower and 480 Nm of torque.

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