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Audi R8 etron to be built

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Audi has backtracked on an decision to cancel production of the R8 e-tron and will now push with small scale of the zero-emission two-seater as part of a of sweeping changes made to its and engineering operations since the of its new head Ulrich Hackenberg.

Our engineers and technicians are further the car and its electric drive system. The has grown significantly, allowing the for a small scale production was how one ranking official who asked not to be described the R8 e-tron s current of development.

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The rear-wheel-drive R8 e-tron is set to act as a halo for a number of smaller and more new electric-powered Audi e-tron whose engineering is being by Hackenberg the man responsible for parent Volkswagen s new e-Up and e-Golf . other hybrid powered including the XL1 and Golf Plug-In

Among the changes made to the R8 to enhance its suitability for production is a new battery technology featuring an chemical process and, it is greater energy density the original 48.6kWh unit.

details remain unclear, the new car is expected to share the styling of the new R8 itself due to be launched with petrol engines in 2014. The R8 was conceived from the outset the second-generation R8 s new aluminium and carbon body structure in a move saw prototypes possess a kerb of 1780kg.

With a combined output of and a stout 678Nm of torque, the R8 etron was claimed to possess a time of 4.2 seconds and limited It also set what was then a lap time for electric vehicles at the Nurburgring circuit in Germany of 8 9 seconds at the hands of former F1 Markus Winkelhock in 2012.

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However, plans for production in were cancelled at a late of development due to concerns about the supercar s limited 215km With new battery technology an added 185km of range at to 400km overall, Audi now the R8 e-tron suitable for sale, in very small numbers.

3 comments so far

100% increase in power. Me likey.

any technical on the batteries such as size and I would love to know if are shrinking too.

my little tank only goes further then the audi.

smilingjack Location Date and December 13, 2013, 10:14AM

that’s great news, as I had burning a hole in my pocket.

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