On the occasion of the Geneva Motor Show, Switzerland, theAudi will present its latest jewel, theA3 e-tron. L'hybrid car shows up with six gears and with a requirement of only one and a half liters of petrol to travel 100 kilometers. Her CO2 emissions are very small, 35 g / km.
L'Audi A3 e-tron is equipped with a heat engine petrol-powered, 1.4-liter TFSI turbo, which produces 148 horsepower and a electric motor which produces an additional 101 hp. The electric motor, combined with the petrol engine, provide a total power of 350 Newton-meters of torque and 201 HP.
The engines give the vehicle hybrid excellent acceleration: theaudi A3 e-tron reaches 100 km / h in 7.6 seconds and has a full speed of 222 km / h. More than captivating features for a hybrid plug-in even if they are not new in the automotive landscape: the Porsche 918 Spyder reaches 100 km / h in just 2.9 seconds and its top speed far exceeds 222 km / h, just as the Lexus LS 600h L reaches 100 km / h in 5.6 seconds.
L'Audi hybrid car offers three driving modes.
An exclusively electric mode, perfect for city transit but also for extra-urban transit. The range is about 50 kilometers and the car can reach a maximum speed of 130 km / h.
A hybrid mode where excellent savings are guaranteed thanks to the integration of the electric motor with the thermal one. Combined use allows you to reach a speed of 222 km / h while maintaining low fuel consumption.
A mode in which only the heat engine is used. In this mode, to travel, it only consumes fuel.