Audi e-tron Quattro and Sportback: New Tech Details on the Tesla Model X Rival

Audi e-tron Quattro and Sportback: New Tech Details on the Tesla Model X Rival

Audi may have created a rather confusing pedigree for its e-tron brand ; so far, there have been plenty of electric-motor-equipped teases but very few actual production vehicles beyond the A3 Sportback e-tron plug-in hybrid. But that will soon change as the company gives the e-tron brand three new battery-electric vehicles as centerpieces. The first will arrive in late 2018 for Europe and early 2019 for the United States. Recent interviews we conducted with the automaker’s R&D chief, Peter Mertens, and its technical director for powertrain development, Siegfried Pint, give us a better idea of how the upcoming e-tron […]