Conceptual crossover Audi Q8 Concept debuted in Detroit (part 2)

January 16, 2017 at 9:41 pm

New SUV can operate in three modes: EV (only on electricity), hybrid (combined mode) and battery hold (for the accumulation and preservation of battery power). As it was expected the car received AWD Quattro which provides the power generated by the hybrid installation to all four wheels. According to the Company, when cornering at extreme speeds, the system brakes the inside wheel, which further improves vehicle dynamics and stability. Alsp conceptual cross Audi Q8 Concept received a massive 23-inch wheels with 305/35 tires.

2018 Luxury Audi Q8 Concept pic

2018 Luxury Audi Q8 Concept pic

Conceptual crossover Audi Q8 Concept debuted in Detroit (part 1)

January 16, 2017 at 9:29 pm

Finally the German car manufacturer Audi has officially unveiled a conceptual prototype of a new flagship SUV Q8 Concept the auto show in Detroit. Serial version of crossover will appear in 2018. Conceptual prototype Audi Q8 Concept is designed to give information on a future brand new full-size flagship SUV. Representatives of the German brand modestly noted that a prototype the same like the production vehicle, created on the concept base, will conquer the premium segment.

2018 Premium Audi Q8 Concept pic

2018 Premium Audi Q8 Concept pic

Even if we don’t see an abbreviation E-Tron in the title of Audi Q8 Concept, this logo is located on the front bumper of the novelty. It means that this is an electric car. Prototype Audi Q8 Concept is equipped with a hybrid power plant, which includes a 3.0-liter V6 turbocharged engine paired with an electric motor. All the installation is paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission and allows generating 443 horsepower and 700 Nm of torque.

2018 Electric Audi Q8 Concept photo

2018 Electric Audi Q8 Concept photo

Acceleration of flagship SUV Audi Q8 Concept from 0 to 100 km / h is 5.4 seconds, and its maximum speed is 250 km / h. Previously reported that the SUV consumes only 2.3 liters of fuel per 100 kilometers, making it one of the most economical cars in the world. The equipment of conceptual crossover includes a set of batteries located in the rear part of the car (17.9 kW / h).

Audi will bring to the Chinese auto market five new models E-Tron

January 11, 2017 at 5:16 pm

It is known that Audi in collaboration with the FAW Group has decided on a joint business plan for the next 10 years. Two companies have set a course for future growth in the biggest auto market of the German brand. Audi intends to present at the Chinese market five new models of e-tron by 2020. There is information that in 2025 automaker will release a brand new electric car.

2016 Eco-friendly Audi A3 e-tron pic

2016 Eco-friendly Audi A3 e-tron pic

Official trailer of crossover Audi Q8 published on the Internet

January 5, 2017 at 9:16 pm

First official video of new crossover Audi Q8 was published on the internet. World premiere of the novelty should take place in a couple of days. In the presented video you can see that manufacturer has installed sensors instead of the standard door handles. Sensors are made in the form of the logo “Audi” on the racks. On the front and the rear bumper there is a label e-Tron. Plus, now we can see a Quattro logo on the plastic body kits, which confirms the presence of all-wheel drive system.

2018 Luxury Audi Q8 pic

2018 Luxury Audi Q8 pic


The new Audi Q7 review

February 23, 2015 at 12:44 pm

Each automaker has cultivated his teaching, and the company’s headquarters is not only administrative and technical, but also a kind of a spiritual center. If we get at least a differential Torsen, its merits are always eagerly telling engineers Audi. But do not tell: their system of beliefs, a new line, which was the birth with the new differential. And in reviewing the company’s range of engines in the world and the first to introduce the 8-step “automatic” in a relatively affordable models.

new Audi Q7 2016 picture

new Audi Q7 2016 pics

Detroit premiere of the new Audi Q7 part II

January 29, 2015 at 9:51 pm

The range of engines is represented by petrol car 2.0- and 3.0-liter TFSI capacity of 252 and 333 hp (370 and 440 nm), respectively, and 3.0-liter diesel TDI, which depending on the modification and developing 272 HP 218 (torque – 500 Nm and 600). With top-end lightweight aggregates Q7 can accelerate from zero to “hundreds” of 6.1 (TFSI) or with 6.3 (TDI). In this case, the fuel consumption of diesel V6 is about 5.7 liters per 100 kilometers.

In addition, the new Q7 got to get diesel hybrid modification of e-tron Quattro with a 3.0-liter engine for heavy fuel oil. Power plant capacity reaches 373 hp and torque – 700 Nm. This version of the crossover is equipped with an additional connector for charging the battery, sufficient for a 56-kilometer run with an empty tank, and all-wheel drive Quattro. The manufacturer promises fuel consumption of just 1.7 liters per “hundred”.

new Audi Q7 2015 pics

new Audi Q7 2015 picture

Audi plans to produce hybrid annually

January 21, 2015 at 6:01 pm

Audi plans to produce at least one hybrid annually. Audi Company sees a future in hybrid models, therefore intends to work on expanding its lineup.
The success of the new A3 Sportback, which entered the market last year, has pushed the company to ensure that the produce market on one hybrid car each year.

In addition, the Audi started to work actively with electric cars and platforms. And we are talking about the models that will have powerful battery and will have more horse powers. The premiere of the first of these models will be held at the end of this year. We are talking about a supercar Audi R8 e-tron.

Audi A3 Sportback 2015 pics

Audi A3 Sportback 2015 picture