Audi e-tron Sportback concept unveiled"/> Audi e-tron Sportback concept unveiled

Audi e-tron sportback concept unveiled

Audi e-tron Sportback concept unveiled

Audi e-tron Sportback front view

Audi e-tron Sportback front view

By the end of 2020, Audi is planning to launch the second of the three electric cars. At Shanghai Motor Show in April Audi e-tron Sportbrake concept was revealed to the world in flesh. This e-tron Sportbrake concept is confirmed to go into production in 2019. Audi is planning to create the whole new segment of pure electric SUV’s. Audi e-tron Sportbrake will be following the e-tron SUV that will be launching next year. This is not the first time Audi has launched the cars that will share the same segment. Audi A7 Sportbrake and A6 saloon share the same segment with styling alternative.

Audi e-tron Sportback side angle view

Audi e-tron Sportback side angle view

Audi e-tron Sportbrake concept and the e-tron SUV is based on the MLB platform. Though the third instalment will be based on the MEB platform. This will be the Architecture Volkswagen Group will employ for it future Electric vehicle. Powering the e-tron Sportbrake are the three electric motors. Of the three electric motors two are mounted on the rear axle and one on the front.  The three electric motors produce a combined power of 429bhp and 800Nm of torque. There is also a boost function that gives a boost of about 70bhp for 10secs. With this much power, it is expected that it can sprints from 0-62mph in just 4.5secs.

Audi e-tron Sportback rear angle view

Audi e-tron Sportback rear angle view

The electric motors are paired with 95kWh lithium ion battery. Audi believes that this is enough for to attain a total range of 310miles. It has the similar dimension as of the Audi A7 Sportbrake except its height. It has the same height as the new Audi Q2. Take a glance at the e-tron Sportbrake and there is one special thing to notice. For the first time, the Audi logo is glowing i.e they are made of LEDs. Inside it gets two high-resolution screens one for the dashboard and one for the centre console. Audi kept the styling to be quite striking and aggressive.

Audi e-tron Sportback dashboard

Audi e-tron Sportback dashboard

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