Audi has confirmed recently that his first vehicle electric is called, simply, Audi e -tron. The first of the German brand electric will not use any denomination or more acronym, but simply Audi e-tron, although Yes will appear in the following electric vehicles of the company. This important fact has been confirmed by Rupert Stadler, one of those most responsible for the brand, to the British media coach.
As in 1980 they simply used the designation “quattro” to refer to a new model of integral traction then would be that many more, it seems that Audi has the intention of doing something similar with vehicles powered only with electric power. The company of the four rings has planned the launch of three models purely electrical before 2020 and the first of them will be the Audi e -tron.
Them companions of coach asked to the “Boss” of Audi by the production of the Audi quattro e -tron, that is presented as concept the last year and that in its arrival to the market is called Audi e -tron, as a model completely new and that nothing has in common with the rest of vehicles current of the range. Stadler responded that this model “is comparable to the Audi quattro, which was known simply as the quattro.” In the long term the name e-tron will be presented as a range of electric vehicles”. However, it confirms that subsequently the designation e-tron will be combined with traditional Audi nomenclatures, such as A6 Audi e-tron.
On the other hand, and despite the fact that it did not confirm it, Stadler spoke about the possibility that the third electric model that reaches beyond the year 2020 is a Compact MPV in the style of the misunderstood Audi A2. It declared that “we are currently experiencing an upward movement of the demand for this type of electrical concepts, mainly in big cities.
Source – coach