Audi is testing an electrical model of the compact crossover Q2 bought overseas.
To put on a Q2 L e-tron badge, the electrical crossover relies on the Q2 lengthy wheelbase physique type bought solely in China and will probably be marketed later in 2019.
We all know that it’s the electrical model of the Q2 because of the lack of exhaust ideas and the sealed grille. The grille in manufacturing will in all probability have a chrome end, which makes Audi a attribute function of its electrical autos.
2018 Audi Q2 L
The second quarter relies on the Volkswagen Group's MQB platform. We discover the identical platform within the Volkswagen Golf, suggesting that the electrical powertrain listed for the Q2 L e-tron could possibly be associated to the configuration used within the VW e-Golf. The newest e-Golf comprises a 35.Eight-kilowatt-hour battery to run 125 miles of vary.
The long run Audi compact electrical autos will probably be primarily based on VW's new MEB platform, a devoted structure designed for battery-powered electrical vehicles. The primary mannequin of Audi primarily based on this platform will probably be a compact crossover referred to as the This autumn e-tron. It’s scheduled for the tip of 2020 and was offered in March by an idea on the Geneva Worldwide Motor Present 2019.
Past these fashions and the not too long ago launched e-tron, Audi will broaden its electrical car portfolio with the e-tron Sportback crossover later this yr and the tremendous GT e-tron sedan in 2020. The automaker additionally hinted Supercar in manufacturing primarily based on the PB18 idea unveiled final yr.