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New 496bhp Audi e-tron S revealed - Audi's first high-performance EV

1 month ago   |   By EVO

High-performance Audi diehards turn away now, because the Audi e-tron has just been revealed with an S badge attached to its nose, signifying it as being a new high-performance flagship. Like its lesser sibling, the e-tron S is a large electric SUV that tips the scales at way over 2.5 tons, but while the standard car makes do with two electric motors, the new e-tron S has three, plus a swathe of tech designed to hide its considerable bulk in the corners.
The layout of these motors is relatively simple, with one motor mounted on the front axle and two more, slightly smaller units mounted on...
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New Audi E-Tron S revealed - pictures

New Audi E-Tron S revealed - pictures

1 month ago   |   By EVO

New Audi E-Tron S revealed
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New Audi e-tron S performance SUV arrives with 489bhp - pictures

1 month ago   |   By Auto Express

Pictures of the new Audi e-tron S and Audi e-tron Sportback S
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New Audi e-tron S performance SUV arrives with 489bhp

New Audi e-tron S performance SUV arrives with 489bhp

1 month ago   |   By Auto Express

Audi has updated the all-electric e-tron SUV line-up for 2020 with the addition of two high performance models, badged e-tron S and e-tron Sportback S. The pair are due on sale in the UK this summer priced from £87,000 and £88,700 respectively.
These newcomers to the e-tron line-up feature extensive electric drivetrain revisions introducing more power, alongside new suspension, design changes inside and out, and additional aerodynamic tweaking.
Powertrain and performance
These S derivatives are also now the only versions of the Audi e-tron available with the model's larger 95kWh battery...
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New Audi E-tron S and E-tron S Sportback arrive as hot electric SUVs

New Audi E-tron S and E-tron S Sportback arrive as hot electric SUVs

1 month ago   |   By Autocar

Audi's electric SUV and coupe-SUV gain flagship S models, powered by three electric motors and priced from £87,000
Audi's expanding electric car range has gained its first performance models, with the E-tron and E-tron Sportback detailed ahead of UK orders opening later this summer.
Priced from £87,000 for the standard SUV and £88,700 for the Sportback, the two range-topping variants are claimed to be the first volume production cars to use three electric motors. Two are mounted on the rear axle and one sits at the front.
The result is 496bhp and a stout 718 lb ft of torque, although these...
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