Next challenge for the Audi RS Q e-tron in Abu Dhabi

After its debut with four stage victories at the Dakar Rally in January, the Audi RS Q e-tron is facing its next challenge: From March 6 to 10, the innovative desert prototype with electric drivetrain, a high-voltage battery and the highly efficient energy converter will contest the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge. Team Audi Sport is fielding a car with factory drivers Stéphane Peterhansel/Edouard Boulanger in the second round of the FIA World Rally-Raid Championship.
read on

Sustainable fuel, lower emissions: Audi approves many of its V6 diesel engines for use with renewable fuel

Like the entire Volkswagen Group, Audi is pursuing the vision of carbon-neutral mobility and wants to achieve net climate neutrality by 2050. The focus is on vehicles with electric batteries. In addition, Audi is increasing the environmental sustainability of its combustion engines: The company has now approved many of its current six-cylinder diesel engines for use with the renewable fuel HVO (hydrotreated vegetable oil).
read on

For a cleaner Danube: four strong partners start cleanup in Romania

The Ferry Porsche Foundation, German cosmetics manufacturer the BABOR BEAUTY GROUP, green startup everwave, and the Audi Environmental Foundation are starting a cleanup mission together. Around Earth Day (April 22), the quartet will deploy everwave’s highly efficient garbage collection boat CollectiX. Equipped with a conveyor belt and intelligent sensors, the boat will gather information about the amount, type, and composition of garbage. Long term solutions and prevention concepts for the region can be developed on that basis. In all, the boat will spend five weeks in Romania collecting plastic and other waste from the Danube and its tributaries.
read on

Let’s talk recuperation | Audi e-tron

Let's talk recuperation | Audi e-tron

Let’s talk recuperation.

How does the Audi e-tron ensure that you have enough energy and range on your journey? The Audi e-tron models recuperate energy while coasting or braking, recovering up to 265kW of power (for the Audi e-tron GT) for greater range.

You can adjust your recuperation manually or automatically, giving you full control of your car’s regenerative capabilities. In other words, you will always have sufficient energy when you embark on your journey.

Discover the Audi e-tron range now-