29 Jun '12, 9am

Audi electric cars make UK debut: It’s the Goodwood Festival of Speed this weekend and among the highlights will...

Audi electric cars make UK debut: It’s the Goodwood Festival of Speed this weekend and among the highlights will...

It’s the Goodwood Festival of Speed this weekend and among the highlights will be be Audi’s stand where the German brand will be making the UK debuts of electric-hybrid A3 e-tron model and its futuristic Urban concept. That’s not all the carmaker will be displaying; the R18 e-tron quattro sports prototype will be in the F1 paddock in commemoration of the eleventh victory for Audi in the 24 Hours of Le Mans marathon race earlier this month. One of its three winning drivers, Germany’s André Lotterer, will drive the diesel-electric hybrid racer up the hill course at Lord March’s estate. The A3 e-tron on display is a four door saloon model with a plug-in hybrid drivetrain. Combining a 211PS 2.0 litre TFSI petrol engine with a 27PS electric motor, the model is capable of an electric-only drive of up to 34 miles thanks to the power stored in lithium batteries. The Urban concept ...

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