The Audi Q8 e-tron, a facelift version of its e-tron electric SUV, was unveiled by luxury automaker Audi. The vehicle will take the place of the Q8 e-tron and the Q8 e-tron Sport back, which are currently available for purchase. Three variations of this SUV are available: the 50, 55, and S.
This SUV’s range is up to 600 kilometers, and its battery can be fully charged in 30 minutes. Currently, this model is available on the global market and may be introduced in India.
Dual motors are installed in the front and rear of the Audi e-tron 50 and 55 models. The motors in the 50 variants produce 340 horsepower and 664 nm of torque, while the motors in the 55 variants produce 408 bhp and 664 nm. The twin-motor configuration on the back axle of the S variant produces 503 horsepower and 973 nm of torque.
With the revised 89 kWh lithium-ion battery pack, the Audi Q8 e-tron 50 and Q8 Sport back e-tron 50 offer ranges of 491 km and 505 km (WLTP cycles), respectively. You will also get a range of up to 600 kilometers in 55 variations. The top-of-the-line S model, which has a 104 kWh battery pack and a range of up to 513 km, is also available.
The full charge will happen in half an hour
The Audi Q8 e-tron 50 charges completely in 9 hours and 15 minutes using an 11 kW AC charger, but just in 28 minutes using a 150 kW DC fast charger. A 170kW DC fast charger can charge the battery pack of the 55 and S models from 10% to 80% in 31 minutes.