Audi continues to focus on electrification and is now launching the Audi Q3 45 TFSI e and Audi Q3 Sportback 45 TFSI e models to expand the range of plug-in hybrid models. The total power is 245 hp, the dazzling performance and the tax mobility advantages associated with the hybrid cars are flanked by the electric range of up to 51 WLTP kilometres, the high performance, the deeply digitized passenger compartment and the safety systems from Audi models of a more expensive category.
The powertrain of the Audi Q3 45 and Audi Q3 45 Sportback TFSI e consists of a 4-cylinder 1.4 TFSI - turbo with direct petrol injection - with 150 HP and an electric permanent magnet synchronous engine. In Auto mode, intelligent traction management regulates the interaction between the combustion engine and the electric motor.
The new Audi Q3 and Audi Q3 Sportback 1.4 (45) TFSI and S tronic sprint from 0 to 100 km / h in 7.3 seconds and reach a top speed of 210 km / h (140 km / h in all-electric mode). At low speed, the acoustic alarm (AVAS or Acustic Vehicle Alert System) is activated, which signals the movements of the car by means of a sound pulse.
The lithium-ion battery from the floor is characterized by 96 prismatic cells and accumulates 13 kWh. The energy recovery system is derived from the Audi e-tron . Designed to guarantee high efficiency, it allows to recover up to 40 kW of power.
The new Audi Q3 45 TFSI e and Audi Q3 Sportback 45 TFSI e can be easily recharged with alternating current (AC) - with maximum power up to 3.6 kW - via the 230 Volt home network or thanks to a 400 Volt three-phase system
Audi compact SUVs with plug-in technology drive most of the daily journeys without emissions, thanks to the electric range of up to 51 kilometres WLTP for the Audi Q3 45 TFSI and, up to 50 kilometers for the Audi Q3 45Sportback TFSI e.
The interior of the compact plug-in SUV is large and modular at the same time. As standard, the three-seater sofa can be adjusted in length by 130 millimeters. The backrests, which can be divided into three parts in the 40:20:40 ratio, can be tilted into seven positions. Once folded down, the boot volume increases from 380 to 1,375 liters for the Audi Q3 TFSI and from 380 to 1,250 liters for the Audi Q3 Sportback TFSI e.
The MMI plus navigation system with MMI touch recognizes the driver's favourites settings based on the journeys made. Cloud that forms the operational base of the Amazon Alexa voice assistant, integrated into the MMI control system.