In mid-year 2016 is expected premiere of the 2017 Audi Q6 e-tron SUV. This is a brand new SUV that will Audi offer buyers. About this model it is argued for a long time, and now the company has provided some official information.
At the beginning of 2017 Audi Q6 e-tron is billed as the coupe version of the largest Audi SUV, the Q7 model. Likewise, announced the possibility that the share powertrains with the 2017 Audi Q5 model, the new generation. But it turned out quite differently. The new model Q6 e-tron will be a direct competitor to Tesla Model X SUV.
2017 Audi Q6 e-tron Specs and Design
2017 Audi Q6 e-tron, will feature an impressive combination of performance and range. Modeled on proven recipe, which is tested on the new Audi R8 e-tron model, Q6 e-tron will use the same components. Specifically, the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, the company unveiled the R8 e-tron. The new policy of the company, or the company’s environmental mission caused developmental path 2017 Audi Q6 e-tron models.
2017 Audi Q6 e-tron will generate about 500 horsepower with 680 Nm of torque. This will make it one of the fastest crossover SUVs on the market. In addition, it was announced that the autonomy of the vehicle at around 500 kilometers on a single charge. In addition to these versions, 2017 Audi Q6 e-tron will be offered with a plug-in hybrid propulsion system, as well as in electric version. The version on the electric drive will use fuel cells. Already mentioned, the environmental mission of the company, exclude the possibility of a version with conventional engines.
By design, 2017 Audi Q6 e-tron will most resemble to the Crosslane Coupe Concept. This concept was introduced in 2012 at the Paris Motor Show. Even then it was clear that Audi is preparing a new, groundbreaking crossover SUV. Much of the vehicles will be made of modern and light materials. This will enable lower vehicle weight and performance. The design and styling, this model will be on the highest level. Audi is not entitled to a mistake, because the competition is fierce in this segment.
Price of 2017 Audi Q6 e-tron
According to some unofficial information, the price of this model will be slightly higher than the price of a new generation of the Audi Q5 models. This means that the starting price for the 2017 Audi Q6 e-tron will be in the range between 40,000 and 43,000 euros on the European market.