2017 Audi R8 e-tron Price And Review

Monday, April 6th 2015. Audi

2017 Audi R8 E-tron Front Angle2017 Audi R8 e-tron will be another way for Audi to attract buyers for automotive global market in future. Recently, this supercar was unveiled at Geneva Motor Show by the official. With the petrol power, the performance is quite great to deal with some main rivals. What makes us a bit surprise is about the current issues. Before, the company is rumored to offer it with electric and plug-in hybrid design right after the company releases the gasoline version. We found the report that the standard petrol engine will be available to dealership during summer of this year. 2017 Audi R8 e-tron has not been reported yet by the official especially for the exact release date but it should be before the end of this year or the beginning of 2017.

Battery

Audi has big ambition to give something great for the fans of 2017 Audi R8 e-tron. It is designed with reduced pollution performance with the electric support so that the car is completely design with green sources. Of course, this concept should be built under the support of high battery pack capacity and strong engine. Those features would be the new weapon for the official to give something new as the main attraction.

Review of 2017 Audi R8 e-tron

Learning from the previous model, the battery capacity is only about 49 kWh but now it would be about 92 kWh. In another word, the car is able to go with a single charge to reach 280 miles. If you drive this car on the similar condition, you could lower the range significantly. The electricity will be sent to the powertrain to produce about 455 horsepower and 679 pounds-feet of torque. With the higher capacity of 2017 Audi R8 e-tron, it will be great to drive this car longer in high-performance with the maximum speed about 131 or 155 mph depends on the setup.

Performance

For the acceleration, it needs about 3.9 seconds to reach 62 mph through rear-wheel drive and integrated torque vectoring for optimal grip. Next is the electromechanical brake system for high brake regeneration rates to deal with high braking in 2017 Audi R8 e-tron.

Changes

It is hard to deny that it is prepared as one of the hits in the market with the use of Audi Space Frame platform through the combination of carbon fiber and aluminum. It has simple look but quite futuristic because the lightweight chassis and stronger base in 2017 Audi R8 e-tron. The battery pack will give improvement about 154 Wh per kg to make it more compact.

2017 Audi R8 e-tron Price

It will be the main rival for BMW i8, Mercedes SLS AMG Coupe and Acura MDX with the starting price about $120,000 or $150,000 for 2017 Audi R8 e-tron.

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