Audi e-tron and e-tron Sportback arrive in Australia

2020 Audi e-tron 55 SUVAudi Australia welcomes a new era of mobility with the arrival of its first-ever all-electric vehicles, the Audi e-tron and e-tron Sportback.

The new e-tron models are available in two battery variants, as well as including a raft of innovative new technology: all-electric quattro, clever energy recuperation, and intelligent connectivity.

Audi e-tron and e-tron Sportback utilise an electric motor on the front and rear axles, and one of the fastest-charging automotive liquid-cooled lithium-ion batteries on the market.

The Audi e-tron and e-tron Sportback 55 quattro variants store up to 95kWh of energy for a range of over 400km. The 50 quattro variants have a range in excess of 300km.

Both can be charged via a home-charging kit, or up to 150kW DC fast-charging. This fast-charging option is suitable for stopovers on long journeys, restoring 80% of charge in just 30 minutes.

e-tr0n is Priced from a touch over $130,000 plus the usual costs for the entry level e-tron 50 Quattro

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Rob Fraser – General dogsbody & Director Rob is the founder of the business. He constantly mutters something about way too many red wines one evening being to blame. Often known for taking the 4WD in the driveway over the sports car, he has travelled pretty much everywhere in Australia and when he is bored goes for a drive. He first learned to drive on the farm in a left hand drive WW11 Jeep when he was 11, and was hooked on 4WDriving way back then. In addition to 4WD he is an avid motoring enthusiast and has maintained a strong interest in the industry ever since his teens. He has owned way too many cars in his time as well. Having previously lived at the top of corporate life he retired in 2000 and hasn’t put a suit and tie on since. Cars are his passion so why not have a business doing what you love he figures. He has towed either a caravan or camper trailer to most parts of Australia, has run guided tours for camper trailers’ and instructed drivers in off road towing.