The summer season has provided seen several prestigious new awards logged for the Audi e-tron.
Euro-NCAP: Five Stars for the Audi e-tron
The Audi e-tron has earned the maximum five-star rating in the Euro-NCAP, the leading European program for evaluating the safety of passenger cars. The Audi e-tron achieved excellent scores in the tests for protection of adults, for frontal collision and for the emergency braking system, which reacted very safely to other vehicles, cyclists and pedestrians. The e-tron is the third Audi to achieve five stars in the current Euro-NCAP 2018/19 rating cycle. The A6 and Q3 have already obtained the top rating.
AutoZeitung: Audi e-tron the Best Electric SUV
Readers of the German trade magazine Auto Zeitung have chosen the Audi e-tron as the best electric SUV. This was their decision in the e-Mobility Award – a reader survey held for the first time in 2019 to replace the Green Mobility Trophy. Models with hybrid and plug-in hybrid drive were available to choose from in three categories, with purely electrically powered cars in two classes. The e-tron 55 quattro won in the electrical SUV category with 17.9 percent of the votes.
Expert Judgement: Audi the Most Innovative Premium Brand in Alternative Drive Systems
Audi is the most innovative premium brand in the field of alternative drive systems. This was the finding of the Center of Automotive Management (CAM) and the consulting firm PwC, which each year prepare an innovation study entitled “Automotive Innovation Awards”. Audi took second place in the overall ranking as the “most innovative premium brand” and in the “autonomous driving and safety” and “interface and networking” categories.
The CAM, based in Bergisch Gladbach, has been evaluating the innovations of global automobile manufacturers since 2005 under the leadership of Prof. Dr. Stefan Bratzel. For 2018/19, a total 1,329 innovative products from 30 international automotive groups with around 90 markets were rated according to quantitative and qualitative criteria.
Spain: Two Reader-Survey victories for the Audi e-tron and Audi Q8
The Spanish magazine Ecomotor, a supplemental publication of the business magazine El Economista, has honored the Audi Q8 the best European premium SUV. The award was based on an online reader survey. The award for “best sustainable electric car,” which the Audi e-tron received from the lifestyle magazine MujerHoy, was also based on online voting.
The equipment, data and prices specified in this document refer to the model range offered in Germany. Subject to change without notice; errors and omissions excepted.
** The collective fuel consumption values of all models named and available on the German market can be found in the list provided at the end of this MediaInfo.
The collective fuel consumption values of all models named above:
Audi e-tron 55 quattro
Combined electric power consumption in kWh/100 km: 26.4 – 22.9 (WLTP); 24.6 – 23.7 (NEFZ) CO2 emissions combined in g/km: 0
(Information on fuel/power consumption and CO2 emissions in ranges depending on the chosen equipment level of the car)