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New EV entries cut into Tesla’s EV market share

Tesla is showing the expected signs of shedding market share as more entrants arrive with their own EV contributions.

Hankook to supply Audi Q4 e-tron, Q4 Sportback e-tron tires

Hankook Tire will supply the latest Audi electric vehicle models with tires specially developed for electric cars. The Q4 e-tron and Q4 Sportback e-tron will be equipped with the Hankook Ventus S1 evo 3 ev tire, designed for the unique needs of EVs, such as low rolling resistance, low weight and high load capacity, the company

Second-life Audi e-tron batteries to power electrified rickshaws in India

The German-Indian start-up Nunam is bringing three electric rickshaws to the roads of India, powered by used batteries taken from test vehicles in the Audi e-tron test fleet. The aim of the project is to explore how modules made with high-voltage batteries can be reused after their car life cycle and become a viable second-life use case,

Audi unveils A6 Avant e-tron concept EV

Audi recently presented the next model in its future electrically powered A6 Luxury Class: the Avant. The company introduced the Audi A6 Sportback with an electric drive system almost a year ago at the Shanghai Auto Show in April 2021. The company says the production-oriented A6 Avant e-tron concept car now illustrates the synthesis of

Audi RS Q e-tron competes at Dakar Rally

Three Audi RS Q e-tron rally cars raced in the off-road Dakar Rally in Saudi Arabia. “Our driver teams won four stages and clinched a total of 14 podium results in the daily classifications. This clearly exceeds our expectations for the first Dakar participation,” says Julius Seebach, managing director of Audi Sport GmbH and responsible

Are faster EV fill-ups on the horizon?

Ford and Purdue University have taken an early step in the quest to make recharging EVs much, much faster.

Audi opens charging hub for urban quick-charging in Germany

A total of about 80 vehicles can be charged per day through the hub’s six charging points without reaching energy storage limits.

Yeah, but what’s the EV range?

We talk about some of the innovative ways OEMs are extending EV range for customers, how driver behavior affects EV range, and more.

Bridgestone named tire supplier for Audi Q4 e-tron

Bridgestone says it developed custom-engineered, ultra-low rolling resistance summer tires with Enliten Technology.

Audi boosts 2019, 2020 e-tron electric SUV range via software update

In addition to modified hardware, optimized software was the main factor contributing to the range increase.

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Audi to phase out ICE vehicles by 2033

New Audi models from 2026 on will be all-electric.

Audi offering three years of complimentary DC fast charging through Electrify America

Electrify America plans to have about 800 charging stations with approximately 3,500 chargers by the end of 2021.

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