Video of R18 e-tron Testing At Monza

At the 24 Hours of LeMans races, there are various different types of prototype vehicles, including diesel and hybrid-electric ones. The Le Mans-winning Audi R18 e-tron Quattro is shown here during testing at the Monza race track, reaching speeds of up to 210 mph! It exhibits a highly unique sound resembling that of a jet engine and uses a KERS hybrid system to beat out the competition. It is also loud (for those which enjoy that).

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Audi A3 e-tron Confirmed For U.S. Market

German automakers have been cautious about hybrid vehicles, including Audi, which in America offers just one hybrid vehicle, the Q5 SUV. But a new hybrid will be joining the U.S. Audi lineup next year, the Audi A3 e-tron, which was confirmed at the New York Auto Show.

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Audi To Go Ahead With E-Gas Powered A3 Sportback G-Tron

The future of fuel and energy is still very much so up in the air, and German automaker Audi is throwing its hat into the ring with its carbon neutral “e-gas.” Ahead of the Geneva Motor Show, Audi has announced plans to begin selling a limited number of e-gas powered A3 Sportback g-tron models with more than 800 miles of range.

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Audi R8 e-Tron Back On Track

The EV world was saddened to learn late last year that Audi was considering killing off the R8 e-Tron electric supercar. But after a thorough review, the project is reportedly back on track…albeit with some key changes to the styling and drivetrain.

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