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A3 Sportback e-tron, the hybrid Audi


With the'A3 Sportback e-tron,Audi debuts on the market with its first vehicleplug-in hybrid. L'Audi A3 Sportback e-tronis thehybridcompact that can travel up to 50 kilometers with electric traction alone.

Audi A3 Sportback e-tron engine
The compact with five doors A3 e-tron sees, under the hood, the combination of the 1.4 TFSI engine and the electric motor, a combination capable of developing a power of 204 hp (150 kW).

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The drive takes advantage of the synergy between the 150 hp (110 kW) 1.4 TFSI engine and the 75 kW electric motor with a new six-speed S tronic gearbox. System power is 204 hp (150 kW), with a maximum torque of 350 Nm.

Thanks to the combined power of the engines, theAudi A3 Sportback e-tron it is capable of accelerating from 0 to 100 km / h in 7.6 seconds and the declared maximum speed is 222 km / h.

Audi A3 Sportback e-tron autonomy
The battery has a capacity of 8.8 kWh and recharges in just over two hours when connected to an industrial power outlet. With battery power alone, theAudi A3 Sportback e-tronwill be able to cover (in electric mode only) a distance of 50 kilometers. With purely electric drive the top speed is limited to 130 km / h.

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Audi A3 Sportback e-tron specs

  • Weight: the unladen mass (without driver) is 1,540 kilograms
  • 1.4 TFSI 150 HP (110 kW) engine and 250 Nm torque
  • 75 kW electric motor and 330 Nm torque
  • Combined system power: 204 hp (150 kW) torque of 350 Nm
  • Six-speed S tronic gearbox with integrated clutch
  • Front-wheel drive
  • Consumption:according to the ECE standard for vehicles plug-in hybrids, consumption does not exceed 1.5 liters of fuel per 100 kilometers and emissions amount to 35 grams of CO2 per kilometer.
  • Autonomyin electric only mode up to 50 km.
  • Acceleration: from 0 to 100 km / h in 7.6 seconds
  • Acceleration: from 0 to 60 km / h in 4.9 seconds
  • Maximum speed in electric mode 130 km / h
  • Maximum speed with combined power: 222 km / h
  • Wheels: 16 to 18 inch alloy, brakes equipped with electric brake booster
  • Two-stage electronic stability control ESC that can be deactivated with "torque vectoring"
  • Audi connect e-tron services for remote commands using a smartphone *
  • Boot capacity: 280 liters up to 1,130 liters of volume by sacrificing the rear seat.

Audi A3 Sportback e-tron
L'Audi A3 hybridwill be available on the market from winter 2014. The German manufacturer says it will deliver the first cars in Germany and Central Europe.

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* Audi connect e-tron services with remote control
Useful for monitoring the status of the battery but also for turning on the air conditioning remotely so as to find the car warm in winter and cool in summer ...! Parking under the sun will no longer be a nightmare.

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Video: 2016 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron - Review (October 2020).