22 Jul '14, 11am

Audi Confirms V-6 Diesel For Plug-In Hybrid A8 Sedan

Audi Confirms V-6 Diesel For Plug-In Hybrid A8 Sedan

By Antony Ingram 50 views Jul 22, 2014 Follow Antony Reddit This! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter 2015 Audi A8 L Security Enlarge Photo Audi has revealed more details of its second major plug-in hybrid drivetrain, set to appear first in the upcoming Audi A8 e-tron luxury sedan. The German automaker has chosen to go down the diesel route with its larger plug-in hybrid setup, which Auto Express reveals will use a new 3.0-liter V-6 diesel. Until now, it hadn't been clear whether Audi would use a diesel unit in its new plug-in hybrid, or a gasoline one--such as the V-6 engine used in the Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid. Audi confirms the diesel plug-in will have a total system output of 368 horsepower and 516 pounds-feet of torque--shy of the Porsche's 410 horses, but punchier than its 435 lb-ft output. The size of the Audi's battery pack is also unknown, but the company quotes...

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