Audi is increasing its portfolio within the midsize to the luxurious class: The 4 Rings may even offer plug-in hybrids within the A7, A8, Q5 and Q7 mannequin strains. All of them bear the “TFSI e” brand. The A6 55 TFSI e quattro* is now persevering with this collection. Like all Audi plug-in hybrid fashions, it additionally combines two extremely environment friendly drives to attain a system output of 270 kW (367 PS).
Its four-cylinder gasoline engine, a 2.zero TFSI, delivers 185 kW (252 PS). The electrical motor, which is built-in into the seven-speed S tronic, has a peak output of 105 kW. The system torque already reaches its most of 500 Nm (368.eight lb-ft) at a pace of 1,250 rpm. The lithium-ion battery, which is positioned within the automobile rear, shops 14.1 kWh of vitality. It’s built-in such that the baggage compartment gives degree and handy baggage area.
The A6 TFSI e 55 quattro* is a sporty automotive that’s extremely environment friendly on the identical time. It accelerates from zero to 100 km/h (62.1 mph) in 5.6 seconds and has a prime pace of 250 km/h (155.three mph). On purely electrical energy, it reaches a prime pace of 135 km/h (83.9 mph). Its electrical vary, measured in keeping with the WLTP process, is as much as 53 kilometers (32.9 mi). Thus the tax price imposed on it when used as an organization automotive in Germany is minimize in half. The highly effective plug-in hybrid mannequin is the one premium sedan within the direct aggressive surroundings that has quattro all-wheel drive on board.
The drive idea of the Audi A6 55 TFSI e quattro* is designed in order that clients can do most of their every day driving electrically and due to this fact with zero native emissions and practically with out sound. They will select between the three drive modes “EV” for all-electric driving, “Hybrid” for the environment friendly mixture of each drive varieties and “Maintain” to preserve the electrical vitality out there at any given time.
In “Hybrid” mode the predictive working technique ensures most effectivity and the utmost attainable quantity of electrical driving. It controls the drivetrain in order that the final stage of the journey earlier than attending to the vacation spot will be coated in all-electric mode and the battery is charged up beforehand through the combustion engine the place essential. Effective planning on a stage of the journey is carried out by the predictive effectivity help. It additionally makes use of a considerable amount of data, together with navigation, on-line visitors occasions, the motive force’s fashion and the automobile sensors such because the digicam and radar. It plans the administration of the drives and decides between freewheeling with the engine deactivated and coasting recuperation.
Clients can cost the Audi A6 55 TFSI e quattro* at public charging stations as much as an output of seven.four kW utilizing the mode three cable equipped. This implies it takes roughly two-and-a-half hours to recharge an empty high-voltage battery. Whereas on the highway, the Audi e-tron Charging Service gives entry to greater than 110,000 charging factors in Europe. The myAudi app is provided with a route planner that reveals the place the terminals are. Clients can use the app to handle charging and pre-entry local weather management even earlier than they set off. The air-con system operates along with a extremely environment friendly warmth pump that makes use of the waste warmth from the electrical drive parts.
The Audi A6 55 TFSI e quattro* has a distinctly sporty character. The S line exterior bundle, the black styling bundle, black exterior mirror housings and privateness glazing improve the outside. Matrix LED headlights, sport seats, four-zone computerized air-con, the Audi digital cockpit, sport suspension, 19-inch wheels and pink brake calipers add additional accents. The plug-in hybrid sedan can now be ordered at a base value of EUR 68,850 and is now coming to dealerships in Germany.