Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Hybrid Cars: Audi A3 e-Tron

 In the Car Show is being carried out in Shanghai, China, one of the most important news was the presentation of the new car hybrid Audi A3 e-Tron. This is a concept car that stands out as one of the most innovative models in this growing market.

The future Audi A3 e-Tron, is the hybrid version of the RS 3 Sportback model. It has a diesel engine with 221 horsepower and 1.4 liters. The electric motor has 27 hp.  

With this combined power e-Tron has a top speed of 230 kilometers per hour. Consider other relevant characteristics of this concept car:

     Li-ion battery of 12kWh,
     dual-mode battery charging: with energy recovery system during operation, and wireless network
     autonomy of 54 miles using only the electric motor,
     7-speed transmission,
     automatic transmission or manual
     intelligent temperature control.