In the past Geneva motor show was presented the Audi Q7 e-tron, the hybrid version plug-in of the large SUV of the German mark. Became the second model in the hybrid range, after the Audi A3 e-tron, which we already had the chance to try. As we already knew this model will begin their sales during the spring 2016 and will arrive in Germany with a starting price of 80.500 euros.
In Europe, the engine that will be used is the diesel 3.0 TDI six-cylinder. With 258 horsepower and is paired with an electric motor to deliver a total power of 373 horsepower and 700 Nm of torque, making it the most powerful of the initial offering of the range. This model also features permanent all-wheel quattro and an automatic transmission triptonic eight-speed transmission.
speed 0 to 100 km/h in 6 seconds and reach a maximum speed of 225 km/h. However, the most important thing for the Q7 e-tron is the efficiency. Has a consumption approved of only 1,7 l/100km and its CO2 emissions are of 46 g/km Is able to go up to 56 miles in electric mode thanks to their batteries of 17.3 kWh, and with your deposit of 75 liters promises a range of some 1,400 kilometers.
On the outside, this hybrid model barely changes with respect to the traditional mechanical. Incorporates new 19-inch alloy wheels with the form of a turbine and a grille with chrome accents. Series offers lighting with LED technology, while in option you can choose the advanced Matrix LED. The navigation uses the MMI and in all versions equip the touch screen of 12.3 inches of the Audi Virtual Cockpit.
In this large-sized screen will show all the information of the hybrid system in addition to some new features. Thanks to the latest technology is able to create a optimized route along with the hybrid system taking into account traffic conditions or the pathway by which it circulates. Among the optional equipment highlights of the sound system Bang & Olufsen featuring 23 speakers and 1920 wattss of power.
Remember that while in Europe, the Audi Q7 e-tron uses a diesel engine 3.0 TDI, in other markets there will be variations. In this way, the united States and in China and other asian countries will use the engine petrol 2.0 TFSI. With this type of mechanism attached to the electric motor, the combined power reaches up to 367 horsepower and 700 Nm of torque.
Source – Audi
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