New details of the future electric version of the Audi Q2 L became knownJanuary 2, 2018
German automotive manufacturer is preparing for the fact that in the China will alternately refuse of gasoline and diesel cars, and then from hybrids.
The day before it became known that the production of the “stretched” version of the compact crossover Audi Q2 was started in China, which received the prefix L. And now there were details about the development of its fully electric modification E-Tron. This is reported by the resource Indian Autos Blog.
The future electric version of the crossover Audi Q2 L E-Tron, most likely, as well as standard modifications of the “elongated” will be sold exclusively in China. The name of the electric car Audi Q2 L E-Tron has not yet been officially confirmed. The electric SUV Q2 L E-Tron can receive a range of 500 km, which corresponds to the world market leaders – the top modifications of the Tesla Model S and Model X. It is not known yet whether the electric version of the Q2 L will be equipped with the proprietary all-wheel drive system Audi Quattro AWD.
After Dieselgate in the Volkswagen Group concern on the agenda is the development of electric vehicles. In Audi decided in this matter to go from the bottom up – from younger to older models.
Standard Audi Q2 L in China can get a motor scale of three gasoline turbocharged engines: 1.0 TSI (116 hp), 1.4 TSI (150 hp) and 2.0 TSI (290 hp). As the transmission will offer a six-speed manual gearbox and a seven-speed automatic with a double clutch. Sales of new items in China will begin in the first half of 2018.