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Audi etron S and etron Sportback S Review

By now, the world has already witnessed Audi’s electric powertrains and hybrids, initially developing for motorsports then ultimately moving to electric towards Formula E.

Following the e-Tron crossover SUV, the first-ever Audi Electric Vehicle and the chain of e-Tron Sportback launched in 2019. Audi’s motorsports legacy started to manifest once again in 2020 through the latest e-Tron S and e-Tron Sportback S model.

Alternative to the Jaguar I Pace and Mercedes EQC, Audi e-Tron is perfect for EV lovers trying to stay low while relishing in the luxurious attribute of a roomy interior with a spacious boot. The creative drive limit of both e-Tron Sportback and e-Tron Sportback S boosts vehicle security and the dynamic approach to the next level. The full-electric drive on the back axle is equipped with a fully variable active electric torque vector.

While normal e-Tron generates 402 and 596 lb-ft of torque on two electric motors, the e-Tron S’s brand-new configuration adds the third engine stirring things a little.

Audi excluded one of the significant axle engines, particularly the back ones adding two small motors to both rear wheels.

In day-to-day driving, the front depowered engine whirls freely or set on a mode of average regeneration by catching the kinetic action from the front axle.

If the driver requires full power and switches to mode S by shifting the mode selector, the front shaft engine thrusts in, and suddenly the e-Tron S now possesses 718 lbs-ft of torque and 496 HP.

The one swift move increases acceleration from 0 to 60 in the time frame of fewer than 4.6 seconds, beside an electronically controlled speed of 130 MPH at tops.

 

Audi E-Tron Model S

Figures may vary depending on the selected equipment.

 

Constant electric power in Kilowatt 140

 

High speed in Kilometres per hour and Miles per hour

 

210 (130.5)
CO2 combined in Gallons per kilometre         0
Peak electric power in Kilowatt  320 [370]
Unladen weight without driver: with driver gross weight limit in kg (lb)

 

2620 (5776.1) / 2695 (5941.5) / 3245 (7154.0)
Electrical range, combined according to WLTP in km (mi)*

 

343 – 374 (213.1 – 232.4)
Battery’s energy content in Kilowatt-hour

 

Lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery / 95
Electrical power  in Kilowatt-hour/100 km (62.1 mi)

 

28.8 – 27.1 (NEDC);

 28.4 – 26.1 (WLTP)

Car electrical acceleration is 0-100 kilometres per hour (km/h) (0-62.1 mph) in s [in boost]

 

5.1 , 4.5
Battery’s energy content in Kilowatt-hour

 

Lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery / 95
Electrical torque output in Nm (lb-ft) 808 (596.0) [973 (717.6)]