Natural GasPowered 2014 Audi A3 gtron Revealed

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Natural Gas-Powered 2014 A3 g-tron Revealed

About two ago we reported that Audi eventually add six different powertrain to its A3 range, offering everything regular gasoline and diesel to advanced electrics and plug-in

In addition to the gasoline and diesel A3s on sale today, we’ve shown previews of an A3 e-tron electric and an A3 e-tron Plug-In .

That leaves just two types left: a regular and a natural gas model.

Today, Audi has taken the off its natural gas-powered A3, the new 2014 A3 g-tron, which is set to appear week at the 2013 Geneva Show before hitting showrooms by the end of the year.

While powered by natural gas are nothing we’ve rarely seen capability in the luxury segment. the burning of natural gas is cleaner gasoline, a required lower ratio means slightly power. Storage for the natural gas can take up much of the trunk.

But rather than simply a natural gas-capable engine in its A3, is taking a more responsible approach. The brand with the rings plans to generate its own natural gas for its customers, using farms located in the North Sea off the coast of Germany.

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Yes, is set to become an energy provider as as a car company. Audi’s synthetic gas, called e-gas, is in a process called methanation diagram below), which absorbs C02 from the air during This means that it’s finally burned in a like the A3 g-tron, the whole is virtually CO2 neutral .

As for the car itself, it actually needs a amount of gasoline to function as which means the engine can run on gasoline or natural gas. The necks for each of the fuels are under a common fuel After refueling, and whenever it is cold, the engine is started gasoline initially, and then over to natural gas as quickly as

The engine is a 1.4-liter four-cylinder with both turbocharging and technologies. Peak output is 110 and 147 pound-feet of torque, which is for 0-62 mph acceleration of around 11 On average, around 7.7 pounds of gas is used to travel 62 miles, means the car has a total range of 250 miles on natural gas alone. a full tank of gasoline as helps boost the range to 560

Of course, in most countries, gas is considerably cheaper than

Audi hasn’t mentioned yet markets, other than its new A3 g-tron will be offered in.

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