At the event dedicated to the celebration of the 30th anniversary of cooperation Audi and First Automotive Works (FAW), the German manufacturer revealed the first image of the electric crossover Q2 L e-tron. The first electric model Audi created specifically for China, will be released to the local market next year — a year earlier e-tron.
Official information about the electric crossover there, so while it is possible to focus only on rumors. So, according to Indian Autos Blog the model will form the platform MQB. Per charge electric car can drive up to 500 kilometers. The exterior of the crossover will make more traditional — again, to accommodate the preferences of local buyers. According to another version, the photo is of the sketch, and the design of commercial release Q2 L e-tron will be based on the style of the older e-tron.
Q2 L e-tron will become part of Audi’s strategy to produce “localized” versions of models tailored to Chinese customers and launch new digital services. The company became the first to offer in China specially designed 3D maps and a system of recognition of characters.
In September, Audi unveiled its first electric car. Crossover e-tron got a powertrain with two asynchronous electric motors (360 horsepower and 561 Nm of torque) and battery pack with a capacity of 95 kWh. On a single charge it can travel up to 500 miles on the WLTP cycle.