German all-electric crossover is the global market leader in its segment. First serial fully electric model from Audi enjoys worldwide popularity among buyers, and among the media.
As the press service of Audi, about the high achievements of the model evidenced by the numerous awards and comparison tests. In the first half of 2020 Audi set 17 641 model e-tron customers around the world. It up 86.8% more than the previous year, despite the difficult market situation due to the pandemic coronavirus. Thus, a fully electric model Audi is far ahead of its competitors in the segment of full-sized battery electric SUV segment around the globe. The model is also the best-selling electric SUV in Europe.
Audi e-tron is in high demand in the Scandinavian market, particularly in Norway, which is a pioneer of electric mobility. Cars e-Tron reaches 92% of Audi models sold in Norway. Also increased significantly the share of supply models in Iceland (93%), Sweden (12%) and Israel (14%). In the United States e-tron recorded a sales growth of more than 50% compared to the previous year.
Audi e-tron – is a real turning point for us, which clearly illustrates our vision of a sustainable and progressive mobility premium. Our first all-electric SUV combines design, dynamic handling and a quality interior with the latest technology. E-Tron is the beginning of a new era for Audi. We will continue this success story, noted Hildegard of Wortmann, Board member for sales and marketing.
According to the company, the success of the Audi e-tron is due mainly to its everyday convenience. In addition to the large space of the passenger compartment, a power reserve plays a crucial role here. Longer distances can be easily overcome with the help of e-tron Sportback 55, which is able to travel up to 446 km, and e-tron 55, which has a range of up to 436 km. the Car e-tron will also benefit from high speed charging. Charging power up to 150 kW are available for a large part of the charging process. To compensate for the battery to overcome the 110 km of the road the driver just 10 minutes. Audi e-tron 55 reaches 80% in about 30 minutes.
In 2019 e-tron has won more than two thirds of all comparative tests. In addition, readers of “AUTO BILD Allrad” voted for the e-Tron in the category “all-wheel drive and all-wheel drive hybrids and electric cars” in Germany in 2019. Also, the car won the “Goldenes Lenkrad” (“Golden steering wheel”) in the category “large SUV” prevails over the competition, equipped with an internal combustion engine. In the nomination “the Official car of 2020” e-tron won in the category of “electric vehicles-a full size class Luxury class”.