First of all after years of teasing with concept vehicles and prototypes, Audi has finally launched the production version of the e-tron electric SUV in the US.
Audi e-tron 2019 Prices
1- Edition One is hitting the market first in Q2 2019 at $86,700 before incentives.
2-Prestige at $81,800.
3- Premium Plus is Base version starting at $74,800.
Audi e-tron 2019 electric motor
Also Audi developed a new 95 kWh battery pack architecture equipped with 36 modules using lithium-ion pouch cells.
It weighs about 1,541 lbs (699 kg) and it is built mostly flat to fit at the bottom of the vehicle for a skate-like platform that has become somewhat standard with new electric vehicles.
Another feature that Audi built a water-cooled thermal management system that transfers heat through the bottom of the pack through a gel around each module.
Furthermore Audi added two electric motors on each axle The rear one is capable of a 165 kW output, but 25 kW is reserved for boost mode.
As for the front motor, it is capable 135 kW with 10 kW limited to boost mode:
It adds up to a total peak power of 300 kW between the two motors and Audi says that it can result in a 0 to 60 mph time of 5.5 seconds (0 to 100 km/h in 5.7 seconds).
Audi e-tron 2019 mirrors
Now you can look at the side mirrors inside the car using the virtual cameras at AIR CAR youtube channel.
Finally lets take a look at the Audi electric motor production.