Audi E-Tron Delayed As EVs Suffer from Global Supply Issues

Audi’s first electric sport utility vehicle, the much-touted E-Tron, will arrive at dealerships a month later than anticipated. According to the automaker, a software development issue has stymied the rollout. While nothing has reportedly busted, Audi claims it needs to obtain the necessary regulatory clearances for some ones and zeros that were modified during the […]

Audi delays E-Tron SUV by a month over software updates

Audi’s E-Tron SUV has seemingly been in development for ages, but you’re going to have to wait longer still to see it on the road. The automaker has delayed the electric SUV’s arrival by four weeks due a “software development issue,” a spokesman told Reuters. Changes to an unnamed piece of software required that Audi […]

The Audi e-tron all-electric SUV is here, and it may have just eaten Tesla’s lunch

Audi Audi e-tron, the first electric SUV from the German automaker, debuted in San Francisco on Monday night. Two electric motors will power the all-wheel-drive e-tron. A 95 kWh battery gives it an estimated 248-mile range on a full charge. The e-tron seats five passengers and its battery can be charged up to 80% capacity […]

Electrified in Monterey: Audi’s PB 18 e-tron Concept Is Phenomenal

Concept vehicles have been a bit of a snoozefest for enthusiasts lately. Despite the fact that automakers are still plenty capable of bringing out gorgeous designs, the autonomous angle has become so pervasive that it’s overridden the idea of having fun. Then, during this week’s Monterey Car Week festivities, Audi dropped the PB 18 e-tron concept at […]

Recuperating power: Charging a prototype Audi e-tron with kinetic energy

Enlarge / A full side view of Audi’s prototype e-tron SUV. (credit: Megan Geuss) COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.—Last week, Audi invited a handful of journalists to go for a drive down Pike’s Peak, one of Colorado’s many mountain tops that rise more than 14,000 feet above sea level. We rose before dawn and shuttled up the […]