Audi A3 Sportback e-tron
Audi is starting out toward future mobility with the A3 Sportback e-tron, the brand’s first plug-in hybrid model. It can cover up to 50 kilometers (31.1 mi) in pure electric mode. The five-door compact, whose 1.4 TFSI engine and electric motor produce a system output of 150 kW (204 hp), is a sporty all-arounder and perfect for everyday driving.
06/20/14Basic InfoThe A3 Sportback e-tron combines sporty power, high efficiency and an emotional driving experience with uncompromising everyday utility. A 1.4 TFSI engine and an electric motor work together in its parallel plug-in hybrid drivetrain. The system output of 150 kW (204 hp) is transferred to the front wheels via a newly developed six-speed S tronic. Its sporty character positions the A3 Sportback e-tron as a new highlight in the A3 family. It accelerates to 100 km/h (62.1 mph) in 7.6 seconds and reaches a top speed of 222 km/h (137.9 mph). Average fuel consumption according to the ECE standard is just 1.5 liters of fuel per 100 kilometers (156.8 US mpg) – a CO2 equivalent of 35 grams per kilometer (56.3 g/mile).
02/05/15Press ReleaseThe Audi A3 Sportback e-tron* is the car with the most stable residual value in its class. That was the conclusion drawn by Auto Bild and market research institute Schwacke. The A3 e-tron stands out with the best residual value forecast among the compact cars, receiving the title “Wertmeister 2015”.
12/10/14Press ReleaseThe Euro NCAP consortium has awarded the new Audi A3 Sportback e-tron* the maximum five star rating for crash safety. This puts the first volume production plug in hybrid from Audi among the safest cars in its class.